Posts Tagged: black music

Jessie D Of Pioneering Hip Hop Group Force MDs Has Died

More sad newss for the first week of 2022 , we have learned today that another member of the pioneering Hip-Hop group Force MDs has died. Jessie D, whose real name is Jessie Lee Daniels, was announced dead on the group’s official Facebook page on Tuesday (January 4).  “To one hell of an entertainer. ‘Jessie… Read more »

Nashville Museum

Nashville opens museum memorializing history of Black music

It’s taken 20 years to complete but the National Museum of African American Music has opened in Nashville.  The museum offers seven galleries and includes artifacts from various historical periods starting with the 1600s.  One of the items is a platinum record that belonged to Marvin Gaye, another item is Louis Armstrong’s trumpet, also on… Read more »