Ma Sings the Blues: The Mother of Blues

“They hear it come out, but they don’t know how it got there. They don’t understand that’s life’s way of talking. You don’t sing to feel better. You sing ’cause that’s a way of understanding life.” ~ Ma Rainey       Blues is the core to American music. Every genre following the creation of […]

The Remarkable Women Of Jazz: Showcasing Ella Fitzgerald

“A lot of singers think all they have to do is exercise their tonsils to get ahead. They refuse to look for new ideas and new outlets, so they fall by the wayside… I’m going to try to find out the new ideas before the others do.” – Ella Fitzgerald      Ella Fitzgerald was […]

The Walls Group – A Modern Take on Jubilee Quartets

The Walls Group Based in Houston Texas, The Walls Group formed in 2009 by their parents Roger and Alicia Walls who are two amazing singers at their Baptist church. From a young age, their parents encouraged them to use their voice to praise God and to do that both inside and outside of church. Although […]