Saturday Afternoon Matinee: Unsung – Isaac Hayes

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TV One’s Unsung had its season premiere earlier this week and the night’s subject? None other than funk legend Isaac Hayes. The pioneer crafted such impossible to forget singles such as “Walk On By”, “The Look Of Love”, his classic Black Moses album and more. Still a frequent musician, Hayes went on to give his […]

Unsung: Billy Preston

One of the legendary “5th Beatles” that toured with the Fab Four, Houston’s own Billy Preston was highlighted on TV One’s vaunted documentary program Unsung. Preston, noted for the songs “Nothing From Nothing”, “Outa-Space” and being the first musical guest in Saturday Night Live history performed alongside Eric Clapton, Ray Charles, Little Richard and others.

TV One’s Unsung: The Sylvers

[vodpod id=Video.14371703&w=618&h=380&fv=v%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fwww.tvoneonline.com%2Fembed%2Fdata%2Fvars.txt%26amp%3BreleaseURL%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Flink.theplatform.com%2Fs%2F6VRNfB%2Fl2tBCqii6n6lAI7t8cFHMH5M1NjHfi4M%26amp%3BlinkURL%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fwww.tvoneonline.com%2F] Even though its relatively young compared to the success of VH1′s Behind The Music, TV One’s Unsung program delves into the careers of artists who were once considered either the best at their craft or on the verge and then things spiraled out of control and proper recognition was never given. Last night, […]

TV One Unsung: Big Daddy Kane

[vodpod id=Video.11823851&w=618&h=380&fv=] Long before Biggie sat on the throne as the King of New York or Jay-Z took his place, there was Big Daddy Kane. BDK essentially had it all and was one of the best on-stage performers of his era using braggadocios lyrics and smooth ways with the women as well as keep the […]

Ten Little Known Facts (Or Bullshit You Have To Believe)

Like you didn’t know men love to try to attempt to save those who cannot be saved.

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