The Trammps

  1. The Roots, Billie Holiday & More Among 2015 Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame Honorees

    May 28, 2015 6:58 PM EDT The Roots will be among the 2015 honorees added to the Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame. The hip-hop heroes and house band for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon will be inducted on Oct. 26, along with jazz legend Billie Holiday , Asleep at the ...

  2. James T. Ellis, Singer for The Trammps, 'Disco Inferno' Dies at 74

    March 09, 2012 6:10 AM EST ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) -- James T. "Jimmy" Ellis, who belted out the refrain "Burn, baby burn!" in a 1970s-era disco hit that's still replayed in modern sports arenas, has died. He was 74. David Turner of Bass-Cauthen Funera ...

  3. Backbeat: Frankmusik Talks Enrique Iglesias, Cherrytree Records Backstage @ Erasure's NYC Show

    September 27, 2011 3:19 PM EDT Can You Hear The Musik: Frankmusik backstage at Terminal 5. (Photo: Jeff Benjamin/Billboard) Frankmusik is preparing for the September 27th release of his album "Do It In The AM" with a supporting slot on Erasure 's "Erasure: T ...