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)
- CARTER Magazine
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)

- CARTER Magazine

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
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

Today In History
‘Clara “Mother” Hale, humanitarian who founded the Hale House, a sanctuary for drug-addicted and HIV/AIDS-infected babies in Harlem, NY, was born in Philadelphia, PA, on this date April 1, 1905.’
(photo: Clara Hale)
- CARTER Magazine
April 1, 2014

Today In History

‘Clara “Mother” Hale, humanitarian who founded the Hale House, a sanctuary for drug-addicted and HIV/AIDS-infected babies in Harlem, NY, was born in Philadelphia, PA, on this date April 1, 1905.’

(photo: Clara Hale)

- CARTER Magazine

Today In History

‘Cesar Chavez was an American farm worker, labor leader, and civil rights activist who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers (UFW).’

(photo: Cesar Chavez)

- CARTER Magazine
March 31, 2014

Today In History

‘Cesar Chavez was an American farm worker, labor leader, and civil rights activist who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers (UFW).’

(photo: Cesar Chavez)

- CARTER Magazine

March 31, 2014

CARTER™… Good Morning.

Today In History
‘Sammy Davis, Jr., legendary entertainer, received the 53rd NAACP Spingarn Medal on this date March 30, 1969 for: his multifaceted talent, his participation in the civil rights movement, and for his dedication to freedom, justice, quality, and the brotherhood of all mankind.’
(photo: Sammy Davis, Jr. by Phil Stern)
- CARTER Magazine
March 30, 2014

Today In History

‘Sammy Davis, Jr., legendary entertainer, received the 53rd NAACP Spingarn Medal on this date March 30, 1969 for: his multifaceted talent, his participation in the civil rights movement, and for his dedication to freedom, justice, quality, and the brotherhood of all mankind.’

(photo: Sammy Davis, Jr. by Phil Stern)

- CARTER Magazine

Today In History
‘Pearl Bailey, famed entertainer, was born in Newport News, VA, on this date March 29, 1918.’
(photo: Pearl Bailey)
- CARTER Magazine
March 29, 2014

Today In History

‘Pearl Bailey, famed entertainer, was born in Newport News, VA, on this date March 29, 1918.’

(photo: Pearl Bailey)

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Today In History
‘The Renaissance, the first Black pro basketball team, became the first Black team on record to win a professional world’s championship on this date March 28, 1939. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar documentary “On The Shoulders of Giants” focuses on the Harlem Rens team whose jazz-like, improvisational style revolutionized the game and their 1939 championship season.’
(poster: On The Shoulders of Giants by Justin Bua)
- CARTER Magazine
March 28, 2014

Today In History

‘The Renaissance, the first Black pro basketball team, became the first Black team on record to win a professional world’s championship on this date March 28, 1939. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar documentary “On The Shoulders of Giants” focuses on the Harlem Rens team whose jazz-like, improvisational style revolutionized the game and their 1939 championship season.’

(poster: On The Shoulders of Giants by Justin Bua)

- CARTER Magazine

March 27, 2014 instagram.com

CARTER™ Lighthouse Dr., Corolla, North Carolina… The Journey Continues. For History And Hip Hop Culture.

March 27, 2014

Inside The Brooklyn Circus x Art Comes First Pop Shop

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