COLOREDPEOPLE.NET's Blog – March 2009 Archive (4)

The Legendary "The Ink Spots" - Huey Long (Last Living Member)





The Ink Spots - If I Didn't Care



The Ink Spots Museum website - Be sure to visit the website featuring Huey Long, the 104 year old last living member of historic 1930's vocal group which helped build a foundation for the future of Rhythm and Blues. We are honored to have… Continue

Added by COLOREDPEOPLE.NET on March 28, 2009 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Cherene Snow - From "Cooley High" to "Black Pearl Sings"!

Cherene Snow was born and bred in Chicago Il, South side.

She did her first film Cooley High (Played Preach’s younger sister) when she was 13. She studied drama in high school and got a Bachelor’s in Theatre from Illinois State University.…

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Added by COLOREDPEOPLE.NET on March 21, 2009 at 1:00am — No Comments

The Art of Steven Lopez and Erykah Badu

Steven Lopez - The Artist



"I was fond of art at an early age. When I was 4 years old my mom drew a cartoon character on paper. I nearly passed out from the excitement when she drew it. I remember my grandmother and I would take the bus to the Downtown fashion. I would sit next to the windows and noticed huge murals around the neighborhoods. When I would go to Sunday mass, the local church had a mural that I would look at when I became…
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Added by COLOREDPEOPLE.NET on March 20, 2009 at 1:30am — No Comments

Afro-Brazilian Instrument - Berimbau

When Brazilian Latin jazz percussionist, vocalist and berimbau player Nana Vasconcelos was 12-years-old he began playing with his father, a guitarist, and in the city's marching band. Prodded by intense curiosity and an inquisitive ear that led him from the music of Brazil's greatest composer, Villa Lobos, to Jimi Hendrix, Nana came to learn all the Brazilian percussion instruments and, by the early Sixties, came to specialize in the berimbau. He has taken this instrument far beyond its… Continue

Added by COLOREDPEOPLE.NET on March 2, 2009 at 2:22pm — No Comments

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