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Frankie Knuckles, 'Godfather of House Music,' Dead at 59

Frankie Knuckles Dies

by #teamEBONY   Apr 01, 2014

Frankie Knuckles, the "Godfather of House Music," has died at 59. Nobody can agree on who invented the blues or birthed rock & roll,... Read More

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Kidz Korna Turns Violent Intersection Into Safe Haven

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Kidz Korna Turns Violent Intersection Into Safe Haven

by DaShawn Drew   Sep 04, 2013

Since its inception in the early 1980s, Farley Keith “Jackmaster Funk” Williams has been a chart-topping star of House music, an amalgamation of disco, electronic/techno, hip hop... Read More

The Chosen Few

The Chosen Few

by Margena A. Christian   Jan 10, 2012

Kim Parham remembers the days when she’d cook all the food for the picnic. She laughs when she recalls using a folding chair to... Read More