Elle' Marchelle' on "Empower Hour" Promoting New Music, 2.26.13
Elle', singer from the DC area, talks about her career with Doni Glover at Radio One Read in Full >>
TGR: Chuck Brown Rocked DC... and Baltimore, too!
His Go-go music is characterized – to me – by the drum. It has it’s own funky beat. While I had an appreciation for Go-go, it was my ex-wife who really got me lovin’ and appreciating the culture of Go-go. She taught me how to appreciate it from an indigenous perspective. And this meant there is a certain etiquette that is understood at Go-go concerts.
The best advice I can give is to go an experience how Go-go music gets Washington, D.C. jumpin’. A sort of trance where people are in a zone might attempt to describe what happens. And there is no question that deep down, the beat is purely African. Read in Full >>
TGR: “Thriller”: A Superstar Forever
In 2006, I got to hear of his greatness first-hand during a visit to Ethiopia. There, they regard him in a very special manner. You see, he helped them during a famine. I learned that when you give hungry people food and water, they will never forget you. Read in Full >>