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Day: April 9, 2019

R&B

The Isley Brothers

Origins of the Isley Brothers The Isley Brothers group was formed in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1954. Their career was sparked by their father who had

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1960s

Brotherhood: The Temptations

The Original Group Members Elbridge “Al” Bryant, Melvin Franklin, Eddie Kendricks, Otis Williams, and Paul Williams Overview Motown Records, nicknamed “Hitsville, U.S.A.” was a force

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Blues

Blues: Black Addition

Origin: Originated in the deep south during the 1980s, blues incorporated spirituals, work songs, shouts, and simple narrative ballads. Blues as a genre is also

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