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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis has lost another music legend. The original founder of the Bar-Kays, Ben Cauley, has died. Cauley’s daughter told WREG he died Monday. He was a trumpet player and the sole survivor of the 1967 plane crash that claimed the lives of soul singer Otis Redding and ...

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Raheem DeVaughn, Leela James


AC Entertainment Presents Raheem DeVaughn & Leela James present the Love n’ Soul Experience w/Special Guest V Bozeman V Bozeman Sat, October 10, 2015 Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm Minglewood Hall Memphis, TN $35.00 – $42.00 Tickets This event is all ages This show is General Admission Fully ...

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“Roots” Remake: Forest Whitaker & Laurence Fishbourne Join The Cast


In 1977, an unforgettable moment in film and television was created when ABC aired the Roots miniseries. Now in 2015, the remake’s exceptional cast is complete. Although it was an adaptation of the Alex Haley novel Roots: The Saga of An American Family, Roots was not written around fabrications about slavery. The ...

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Will Michael B. Jordan Be Playing Russell Simmons In A Def Jam Biopic?

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 28:  Actor Michael B. Jordan attends the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on June 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Earl Gibson/BET/Getty Images for BET)

After the success of Straight Outta Compton, Universal is considering another high-profile hip-hop biopic. This time, they will reportedly focus on Def Jam Recordings and its co-founder Russell Simmons. While nothing is confirmed, early cast names floating around include Michael B. Jordan as Russell, and Jonah Hill as his Def Jam co-founder Rick ...

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NBA Great Moses Malone Dies at 60

PHILADELPHIA, PA - CIRCA 1984: Moses Malone #2 of the Philadelphia 76ers watches the action from the bench during an NBA basketball game circa 1984 at the Spectrum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Malone played for the 76ers from 1982-86 and 1993-94. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)

Pro Basketball Hall of Famer and three-time NBA MVP Moses Malone passed away early Sunday morning at the age of 60. The legendary baller was found in his hotel room and though no cause of death has been confirmed, close friends say he’s had heart issues in the past. Malone, who was named ...

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Mississippi Damned

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Sunday nights are what I call my “selfie moments”. I’m either relaxed with a book in hand or doing something that doesn’t involve entertaining anyone with conversation. This particular night I decided I wanted to spend some time with my Netflix account. While scrolling through the movies I had saved to ...

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National Baptist Convention


National Baptist Convention Musical – with Tamela Mann Memphis, TN – Start Time: 7:00p National Baptist Convention Musical Featuring The Tri-State Convention Choir and Special Guest Tamela MannLocation: Memphis Cook Convention Center 255 N Main St Memphis, TN 38103 PH: (901) 576-1200Start Time: 7:00 pm For More Information, Go To:  http:// ...

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