Music Birthday: Barry White

Today, September 12, 1944, Barry White was born Barry Eugene Carter in Galveston, Texas. Barry’s beautiful baritone blends amiably with those of El Debarge, James Ingram and Al B. Sure!, on Quincy Jones’ ‘The Secret Garden (Sweet Seduction Suite).’  The song was written by El Debarge, Quincy Jones, Siedah Garrett (also provided backing vocals), andContinue reading “Music Birthday: Barry White”

Quincy Jones: “Quincy”

Today, September 9, 2018, “Quincy” was released at the Toronto International Film Festival. The success of this music documentary resulted in Quincy Jones winning his 28th Grammy Award. “Quincy” won Best Music Film at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards on February 10,  2019.  Netflix officially released the film on September 21, 2018, and it hasContinue reading “Quincy Jones: “Quincy””

Music Birthday: Tamia

🔊🥳 Today, May 9, 1975, Tamia Hill was born Tamia Marilyn Washington Hill, in Ontario, Canada. Tamia, in 1996, received three Grammy Award nominations: Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals (‘Missing You’), Best Female R&B Vocal Performance (‘You Put a Move on My Heart’), and Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group (‘Slow Jamz’). TheContinue reading “Music Birthday: Tamia”