Today In History
‘Actor Billy Dee Williams, known in such works as “Mahogany” and two “Star Wars” sequels, was born in New York city on this date April 6, 1937’
(photo: Billy Dee Williams)
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April 6, 2014

Today In History

Actor Billy Dee Williams, known in such works as “Mahogany” and two “Star Wars” sequels, was born in New York city on this date April 6, 1937’

(photo: Billy Dee Williams)

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April 5, 2014

Nas 20 Year Anniversary of ‘Illmatic’ at The Kennedy Center in D.C. | photo’s by Ralston Smith

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Today In History
‘Booker T. Washington, educator, was born in Hale’s Ford, VA, on this date in 1856. Though born a slave, Washington founded Tuskegee Institute at age 25.’
(photo: Booker T. Washington)
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April 5, 2014

Today In History

‘Booker T. Washington, educator, was born in Hale’s Ford, VA, on this date in 1856. Though born a slave, Washington founded Tuskegee Institute at age 25.’

(photo: Booker T. Washington)

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April 4, 2014

Boondocks Season 4 | Trailer

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Today In History
‘Maya Angelou, esteemed poet and activist, was born in St. Louis, MO, on this date April 4, 1928. She has published six autobiographies, five books of essays, numerous books of poetry, and is credited with a long list of plays, movies, and television shows.’
(photo: Maya Angelou)
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April 4, 2014

Today In History

‘Maya Angelou, esteemed poet and activist, was born in St. Louis, MO, on this date April 4, 1928. She has published six autobiographies, five books of essays, numerous books of poetry, and is credited with a long list of plays, movies, and television shows.’

(photo: Maya Angelou)

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April 3, 2014

Nas & Michael Eric Dyson Discuss The Current State of Hip Hop at Georgetown University

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Today In History
‘Eddie Murphy, comedian, actor, writer, singer was born on this date April 3, 1961 in Brooklyn, NY. Eddie box office takes from his film’s make him the second-highest grossing actor in the United States.’
(photo: Eddie Murphy)
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April 3, 2014

Today In History

‘Eddie Murphy, comedian, actor, writer, singer was born on this date April 3, 1961 in Brooklyn, NY. Eddie box office takes from his film’s make him the second-highest grossing actor in the United States.’

(photo: Eddie Murphy)

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April 2, 2014

Chicago: The Great American City | Directed & Produced by Kristopher Rey-Talley

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Today In History
‘Marvin Gaye, legendary singer, was born in Washington, DC, on this date April 2, 1939. “Heard it Through the Grapevine,” What’s Going On?” and “Sexual Healing” were some of his most popular songs.’
(photo: Marvin Gaye)
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April 2, 2014

Today In History

‘Marvin Gaye, legendary singer, was born in Washington, DC, on this date April 2, 1939. “Heard it Through the Grapevine,” What’s Going On?” and “Sexual Healing” were some of his most popular songs.’

(photo: Marvin Gaye)

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New Michael Jackson LP ‘Xscape’ Dropping In May
It was announced today that on May 13th Epic Records, in conjunction with the Estate of Michael Jackson, will release XSCAPE, an album of new music by the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. XSCAPE is executive produced by Epic Records Chairman and CEO L.A. Reid. After mining by the Estate of Jackson’s archives, Reid was granted unlimited access to the treasures spanning four decades of material on which Jackson had completed his vocals. Reid then teamed up top producers to “contemporize” the songs while retaining Jackson’s essence and integrity, creating the best music you’ve never heard.
The list of producers include global hitmakers Timbaland, Rodney Jerkins, Stargate and John McClain. via michaejackson.com
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April 1, 2014

New Michael Jackson LP ‘Xscape’ Dropping In May

It was announced today that on May 13th Epic Records, in conjunction with the Estate of Michael Jackson, will release XSCAPE, an album of new music by the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. XSCAPE is executive produced by Epic Records Chairman and CEO L.A. Reid. After mining by the Estate of Jackson’s archives, Reid was granted unlimited access to the treasures spanning four decades of material on which Jackson had completed his vocals. Reid then teamed up top producers to “contemporize” the songs while retaining Jackson’s essence and integrity, creating the best music you’ve never heard.

The list of producers include global hitmakers Timbaland, Rodney Jerkins, Stargate and John McClain. via michaejackson.com

- CARTER Magazine