May 6, 2016

Friday Open Thread: African American Country Musicians

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HAPPY FRIDAY, P.O.U.!   CHARLEY PRIDE … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African American Country Musicians

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GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! LINDA MARTELL … [Read more...]

The Underground Discussion Thread

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Wednesday Open Thread: African American Country Musicians

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HAPPY HUMP DAY!   JESSIE MAE HEMPHILL … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African-American Country Musicians

(Photo: By Marilyn K. Morton - David C. Morton, DeFord Bailey biographer)

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.!   DEFORD BAILEY … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African-American Country Musicians

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GOOD MONDAY MORNING, P.O.U.! This week's series will focus on African Americans in country music.   LESLEY "ESLEY" RIDDLE   … [Read more...]

Sunday Musical Brunch Thread: Ruth Brown aka The Queen of R&B

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Ruth Brown  was an American singer-songwriter and actress, sometimes known as the "Queen of R&B". She was noted for bringing a pop music style to R&B music in a series of hit songs for Atlantic Records in the 1950's, such as "So Long", … [Read more...]