Jazz: Influence of Jazz on Music

JAZZ HISTORY OF JAZZ Like many genres and styles, Jazz has had its tough and intricate beginnings in the world of music. There are several things that have played in the development of Jazz such as geographic location or the time period. Jazz developed in the early 20th century with a heavy emphasis from African […]

Praise His Name: A Gospel Post

Keeping the Clark Sisters Legend Alive The Clark SistersPictured here are the legendary Clark SistersThe Clark Sheard FamilyPictured here is the Clark-Sheard FamilyKierra SheardPictured here is Kierra Sheard, daughter and niece of The Clark Sisters. Previous Next Gospel Music is a genre of music rooted in spiritual beliefs and experiences. The Gospel music originated in […]

Perseverence: Chaka Khan

Perseverence: Chaka Khan Early Life Yvette Marie “Chaka Khan” Stevens was born on March 23, 1953 to Charles Stevens and Sandra Coleman in Chicago, Illinois. She was introduced to jazz much as child by her grandmother, and later became interested in R&B as teenager.    She joined the artist side at age eleven by forming […]