James Joseph Brown (May 1933 – December was a singer, songwriter, and musician. In a career that spanned six decades, Brown moved on a continuum of blues and gospel-based forms and styles to a profoundly "Africanized" approach to music making.
Helen Folasade Adu OBE (born 16 January better known as Sade, is a British singer-songwriter, composer, and record producer. She first achieved success in the as the frontwoman and lead vocalist of the Brit and Grammy Award winning English gr
A great photo, often mis-labeled as "Young Billie Holiday." As several people have pointed out, the era is wrong. This lovely woman is Yourna Byrd, wife of jazz trumpeter Donald Byrd. She was photographed on Street in NYC in 1960 by William Claxton