Legendary saxophonist, arranger, songwriter, and James Brown bandleader, Alfred “Pee Wee” Ellis, has passed away at 80. “With great sadness, we have to announce that Pee Wee passed away last night following complications with his heart,” his family shared in a statement. “We are working on plans to celebrate his
Sara Dash, a co-founder of the legendary R&B/funk trio Labelle, passed away on Monday at 76. No cause of death has been given. “We were just onstage together on Saturday and it was such a powerful and special moment,” Patti Labelle said in a statement to Billboard. “Sarah Dash was
On Wednesday, the rapper Scarface received a life-saving kidney transplant from his son, Chris Jordan, reports Complex. Brad Jordan, more famously known as Scarface, had been suffering from kidney failure since April 2020 after battling COVID-19. Back in March of 2020, he was one of the first hip-hop artists to go public
EBONY CEO Michele Ghee and Nas talk generational wealth, and how he is building a lasting legacy through QueensBridge Venture Partners—his investment company built around tech startups and digital currency.
Nas knows as well as anyone the importance of building a legacy. Throughout a career spanning nearly 30 years, the legendary MC has inspired generations through his storytelling, evocative lyricism and introspective songs. He makes music for the builders, the dreamers and the believers, providing the soundtrack to power us
January 28 is National Plan for Vacation Day. In recognition, we’re revisiting this informative April 2017 article.
Whether it’s stellar entertainment, great food or a relaxing retreat you need, Borgata has you covered. Check out the ways in this revisited February 2019 article.