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11 Afros That Make It Impossible Not To Love Black Hair

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 03.21.2014 | Black Voices

The afro is a legendary hair style, the pinnacle of natural black hair that has graced the craniums of entertainers, athletes, historical and politica...

Arc & Stones: A Piece of a Circle

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 10.19.2013 | Entertainment
Marcel Hidalgo

Arc & Stones started off as a duo. During the college days of Dan Pellarin and Ben Cramer at the University of Miami, the two tossed ideas around about starting a band.

Conversations with Matt Nathanson and Sly & The Family Stone's Cynthia Robinson, Plus Threefifty's Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.04.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"I'm a fanatic for music and all the records I love, the engine for them is the laying of yourself out in a way that could potentially be embarrassing."

"Whole Lotta You": A Rocket To The Moon's Video Exclusive, Plus a Conversation With Larry Graham

Mike Ragogna | Posted 12.16.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

A Rocket To The Moon's "Whole Lotta You" Video Exclusive! Photo by Eric Ryan Anderson / Courtesy of Fueled By Ramen So? Have you ever felt Wild & F...

Takin' It to the Suites

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Mitt Romney: He's not a leader, but he plays one on TV. Mitt Romney: the American Idol candidate.

"Midnight Blue" & Beyond: A Conversation With Melissa Manchester

Mike Ragogna | Posted 04.09.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"One of the things that I learned from Paul Simon's class is that all the stories have been told, it's the way you tell that story that's your thumbprint. That's really the job of the writer."

Brennan Williams

Nile Rodgers Talks Memoir, Sly Stone's Drug Addiction And Love Of Lady Gaga

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 01.01.2012 | Black Voices

In the midst of music's most decadent eras during the '70s and '80s, Nile Rodgers was at the forefront of pop music. With his dynamic ear for producin...

Yellowcard's Audio Exclusive, Chatting With Pegi Young, Van Hunt and Tommy Keene, Plus PopMarket and Girl Talk's Halloween Playlist

Mike Ragogna | Posted 12.30.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

With Yellowcard's release of the acoustic version of their critically-acclaimed album When You're Through Thinking, Say Yes last week, it only proved that Yellowcard is indeed back.

Sly Stone Not Homeless, He's Just Not Living In His House: Friend

Posted 03.26.2012 | Black Voices

Earlier this week, funk legend Sly Stone made headlines due to a New York Post story that alleged that the music icon is currently homeless and living...

Don't Lose Hope When a Celebrity Becomes Homeless

Joel John Roberts | Posted 11.28.2011 | Impact
Joel John Roberts

Sly Stone was that legendary soul singer who wooed the hearts of millions of Americans with his paradigm-shifting funk that formed the foundation for today's urban music. The media found him self-medicating his sorrow, living in a van in south Los Angeles.

A Weakened, Homeless Sly Stone Admits To Drug Use

The Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 11.28.2011 | Home

The latest development in sad Sly Stone news shows the soul icon looking weakened, lying in his camper and discussing his drug addiction in an intervi...

Sly Stone Living In A Van Down By The River?

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 11.26.2011 | Los Angeles

The New York Post broke the news that funk legend Sly Stone, pioneer of late 1960's and early '70s funk and ringleader of the funk-a-licious band Sly ...

Soul Legend Sly Stone Is Homeless, Living Out Of A Van

www.nypost.com | Posted 11.25.2011 | Home

Today, Sly Stone -- one of the greatest figures in soul-music history -- is homeless, his fortune stolen by a lethal combination of excess, substance ...

PLAY > SKIP: This Week's New Music

Shawn Amos | Posted 10.17.2011 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

This week is full of funky flashbacks, false steps, and bad musical jokes. Sly Stone is still missing and Blue October can't get beyond the rage. Leave it to Jeff Bridges and his country heart to keep the week from being a total blow-out.

A Prayer for the Planet: Chatting With DJ Logic Plus Nikka Costa

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.04.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

A Prayer For The Planet, DJ Logic's latest album, is a collaboration with Jason Miles, his partner, and also Falguni Shah.

My Top Ten Old New (Or Is It New Old?) Records of 2009

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tony Sachs

Most of the "new" music I've gotten into this year is actually old music that's never been heard before, dredged up from the vaults just in time to make a buck before recorded music ceases to have any monetary value whatsoever.

Interview: Nick Hornby gets Naked about Education

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Compact, wearing jeans and a gray t-shirt, Nick Hornby admits he knows a thing or two about a fan's obsession with an artist's work.

Annie Leibovitz: Still One of the Greatest Artists Ever

George Alexander | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
George Alexander

Annie Leibovitz and the description "struggling artist" can't even be mentioned in the same hemisphere. So I thought.

"Everyday People" Turns Forty -- and the "Good Sixties" Triumph

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert S. McElvaine

This month, "We shall overcome" overcame "I shall overindulge" as the meaning of the Sixties.

Beyond Thunderdome: Tina Turner's Greatest vs. Nikka Costa's Latest

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Competing for the title "Best Female Pop-R&B Artist Deserving Your Limited CD Dollars" come two fierce competitors, both with new projects worthy of your consideration.

Sly Stone's Druggie Concert Debacle

Fox News | Roger Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It only took a few minutes Friday night at BB King's in New York to confirm the worst about funk and R&B legend Sly Stone. That's because Stone only m...