Author: Jaylinn Calloway

One Page Wisdom

As a child, I attended predominantly White schools. But while I was going through their school system, I was still living in a mostly Black neighborhood in Detroit, Michigan. At an early age, I learned

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James Brown meets Disco

An article by soulandfunk.com reads, “Disco music owed a great deal to funk. Many early disco songs and performers came directly from funk-oriented backgrounds.” An artist that came directly from Funk music to Disco was

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Whitney E. Houston

Whitney Elizabeth Houston was one of the biggest female pop stars of all time. Houston was one of the first artists ever to have seven consecutive singles hit number one. Houston was born in Newark,

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Donny Hathaway

Donny Hathaway was one of the smoothest voices in soul music during the ’70s. Hathaway was born October 1, 1945, in Chicago, IL. Hathaway moved to St. Louis and started singing in church at the

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