Teena Marie

  1. Jay Warner, President/CEO of National League Music, Dead At 66

    April 26, 2012 7:30 AM EDT Jay Warner, president/CEO of Los Angeles-based National League Music, died April 23 after a long illness. He was 66. Established in the mid-'80s by Warner, National League Music provided worldwide music publishing administration and creative ...

  2. In Memoriam

    December 08, 2011 7:40 AM EST Joe Arroyo (b. 1955) Salsa star/composer Discovered by Fruko y Sus Tesos leader Julio Ernesto Estrada and known for his high tenor and hit songs "La Noche" and "Rebelión," Joe Arroyo rose to prominence in the '70s to becom ...

  3. Lenny Kravitz Says He 'Wouldn't Be Here If It Wasn't For Teena Marie;' Singer Took Him Off the Streets

    December 28, 2010 12:00 AM EST While many artists have reacted online to the death of Teena Marie on Sunday (Dec. 26) , Lenny Kravitz details the special bond that he and the R&B singer shared in a new video that hit the web a day later. Speaking to the camera, Kravitz desc ...

  4. R&B Singer Teena Marie, Dead at 54

    December 26, 2010 12:00 AM EST A publicist says singer Teena Marie, who made history as Motown's first white act, has died at age 54. The confirmation came Sunday from publicist Jasmine Vega, who worked with Teena Marie on her last album. Her manager, Mike Gardner, also co ...

  5. R&B Briefs: Teena Marie, Natalie Cole, Vivan Green

    March 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -Teena Marie’s new single, “Can’t Last a Day,” becomes available April 7 on iTunes. Featuring Faith Evans, the song is the lead single from Marie’s thirteenth album and the first for Stax Records/Concord Music Group: “Congo Square,” due June 9. Th ...

  6. George Duke Makes Heads Up Debut

    July 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT George Duke’s first album for BPM/Heads Up International, “Dukey Treats,” is set for release on Aug. 26. Inspired by the funny and serious sides of life reflected in the R&B/soul and funk music of the ‘60s and ‘70s, Duke adds a contemporary fa ...

  7. Rhythm & Blues

    February 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Teena Marie reunites with duet partner Rick James on her self-produced Cash Money/Universal Records album, "La Donna." Singer/songwriter Teena Marie reunites with duet partner Rick James on her self-produced Cash Money/ ...

  8. Rhythm & Blues

    February 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Teena Marie reunites with duet partner Rick James on her self-produced Cash Money/Universal Records album, "La Donna." Singer/songwriter Teena Marie reunites with duet partner Rick James on her self-produced Cash Money/ ...

  9. Teena Marie, Rick James Back Together

    January 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Veteran R&B singer/songwriter Teena Marie reunites with duet partner Rick James on her upcoming Cash Money/Universal project. Veteran R&B singer/songwriter Teena Marie reunites with duet partner Rick James on her upcoming Cash Money/Un ...