Author: Tom Shaker

His music was R&B, gospel, blues, country, and rock & roll, but his voice was all soul. Little Richard’s passing, at 87, begs us to stop and reflect on an artist unlike any other–an artist that changed the way people listened to and played rock & roll. Richard, not one to be shy, credits himself […]

Since I’ve been hosting my show, many soul legends have passed. We’ve lost the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin; The Godfather of Soul, James Brown; Bobby Womack, Billy Paul and Solomon Burke (our first Soul Serenade interview), to name just a few. The passing of Bill Withers last week at 81 from heart complications hit […]

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