1. Minnie Riperton

    Minnie Riperton

    3 Albums, 4 Songs

    • Les Fleurs: The Minnie Riperton Anthology
    • Come to My Garden
    • Adventures in Paradise
    • Perfect Angel
    • Stay in Love
    • Minnie
    • Love Lives Forever
  2. Is Adele's 'Someone Like You' The First No. 1 Piano-And-Vocal-Only Ballad?

    September 13, 2011 12:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 H ello Gary! I was amazed (and very, very happy) that Adele 's wonderful and mesmerizing ballad "Someone Like You" has made it all the way to the top of the Hot 100 , helped by her incredible performance at the MTV Video Music Awards ...

  3. Tarrus Riley / August 25, 2009 / New York (B.B. King Blues Club)

    August 27, 2009 4:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 New York City is known as a melting pot, and on this balmy Tuesday night (Aug. 25) at Times Square's B.B. King Blues Club, the pot was simmering as an anxious crowd awaited reggae sensation Tarrus Riley . Armed with all the right ingredients fr ...

  4. TV One Brings Back 'Unsung'

    May 18, 2009 10:59 AM EDT 0 0 0 The lives and careers of Supremes founding member Florence Ballad, Minnie Riperton, Shalamar and Melba Moore will be the focus of TV One's second installment of its "Unsung" series. Coinciding with the start of Black Music Month (June ...

  5. TV One Brings Back ‘Unsung’

    May 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The lives and careers of Supremes founding member Florence Ballad, Minnie Riperton, Shalamar and Melba Moore will be the focus of TV One’s second installment of its “Unsung” series. Coinciding with the start of Black Music Month (June), the one-ho ...

  6. March 31, 2009

    March 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Police issue arrest warrants for country singer Billy Joe Shaver after he shoots and wounds a man outside a Lorena, Texas bar. Shaver later turns himself in. 1995 – Tejano singer Selena dies after being shot by her former personal assistant a ...

  7. This Day in Music

    July 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Even in death, Johnny Cash is still mighty enough to top The Billboard 200. "American V: A Hundred Highways" earns the Man in Black his first No. 1 album since 1969's "Johnny Cash at San Quenti 2006 - Even in death, Johnny ...

  8. Chart Beat: Katy Perry, Kathy Griffin, Miley Cyrus

    June 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses the 1000th No. 1 of the rock era, Kathy Griffin's comedy album, Miley Cyrus and more! ROCKIN' AND KISSIN': Music historians acknowledge that the rock era was ushered in by one 45 rpm single: "(We're Gonna) Roc ...

  9. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - In what is her first live television performance since her infamous Super Bowl halftime show, Janet Jackson appears on ABC's "Good Morning America." Jackson is interviewed by anchors Diane Sawy 2004 - In what is her first live ...

  10. This Day in Music

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Even in death, Johnny Cash is still mighty enough to top The Billboard 200. "American V: A Hundred Highways" earns the Man in Black his first No. 1 album since 1969's "Johnny Cash at San Quenti 2006 - Even in death, Johnny ...

  11. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - In what is her first live television performance since her infamous Super Bowl halftime show, Janet Jackson appears on ABC's "Good Morning America." Jackson is interviewed by anchors Diane Sawy 2004 - In what is her first live ...

  12. This Day in Music

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Yusuf Islam, born Stephen Georgiou and formerly known by his stage name Cat Stevens denies that he has in the past supported militant Islamic group Hamas. Islam was denied entry into Isr 2005 - Veteran rock group INXS emerg ...

  13. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>Available for the first time on video, "Good Times," the only movie starring Sonny & Cher, hits stores. The video includes an unreleased version of "I Got You Babe." The 1967 film wa 2004 - In what i ...

  14. This Day in Music

    July 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>Singer/songwriter Jimmy Driftwood dies in Fayetteville, Ark., of a heart attack. He is 91. Driftwood, who was born James Corbett Morris, was best known for writing the Grammy-winning son 2000 - Yusuf Islam, born Stephen Geo ...

  15. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>In what is her first live television performance since her infamous Super Bowl halftime show, Janet Jackson appears on ABC's "Good Morning America." Jackson is interviewed by anchors Dia 2004 - In what is her ...

  16. Beautifully Human—Words and Sounds Vol. 2

    September 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jill Scott introduced herself in 2000 with the impressive "Who Is Jill Scott?—Words and Sounds Vol 1." This follow-up finds the socially aware artist reflecting on love, infidelity, feminine po Jill Scott introduced herself in 2000 with th ...

  17. Blackstar

    November 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After graduating from backup-singing school under the tuition of Erykah Badu, Anita Baker and Stevie Wonder, Yahzarah began eliciting buzz in her own right with the 2002 indie release "Hear Me" (Keo M After graduating from backup-singing s ...

  18. This Day in Music

    July 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Yusuf Islam, born Stephen Georgiou and formerly known by his stage name Cat Stevens denies that he has in the past supported militant Islamic group Hamas. Islam was denied entry into Isr 2000 - Yusuf Islam, born Stephen Geo ...

  19. Breaking & Entering

    April 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. This week: Lynne Arriale, Thicke, Stagga Lee, and Hot Hot Heat. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billb ...

  20. This Day in Music

    March 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>At the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Riders in the Sky present their 21st annual benefit concert to aid Hospital Hospitality House, which offers a home away from home for family members 2000 - At the Ryman Auditorium in Na ...

  21. Things That Lovers Do

    February 22, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Leave it to Kenny Lattimore & ChantÉ Moore—married in music and life—to deliver one of the best non-hip-hop R&B albums in eons. Leave it to Kenny Lattimore & Chanté Moore—married in music and life—to deliver one of the best non-hip-hop R ...

  22. Concrete Love

    July 06, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lovers of luxuriant, soulful music will be at the mercy of Fordham's alto croon, which is beautifully spotlighted throughout this jazzy project. Lovers of luxuriant, soulful music will be at the mercy of Fordham's alto croon, which is beau ...

  23. Julia Fordham Unveils 'Concrete Love'

    May 14, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A label closure, an unplanned performance at a house party, and an opportunity to revisit the studio each had a hand in sprinkling fairy dust on "Concrete Love," British singer/songwriter Julia Fordha A label closure, an unplanned performa ...

  24. Big Headed Girl

    July 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Newcomer Delilah Harris has obviously been studying new recordings by such artists as Jill Scott and Erykah Badu, as well as classics by such artists as Minnie Riperton. Newcomer Delilah Harris has obviously been studying new recordings by such arti ...