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”

Rest in Paradise: Peter Tosh

Today, September 11, 1987, Peter Tosh was murdered in a home invasion in Kingston, Jamaica. Prior to this all-too-common tragedy, Tosh enjoyed a super successful music career as part of The Wailers, and as his own act.  In 2019, Farruko and Bad Bunny sampled Peter Tosh’s ‘Legalize It’ single in their ‘La Cartera’ collaboration, promotingContinue reading “Rest in Paradise: Peter Tosh”

Music Birthday: Cameron Boyce

🔊🥳 Today, May 28, 1999, the late Cameron Mica Boyce was born in Los Angeles, California. Boyce played a young Ryan Ross in Panic! At the Disco’s visual for ‘That Green Gentleman (Things Have Changed).” The single reached no. 96 on the UK Official Charts in June 2008, and it’s “Pretty. Odd.” parent album atContinue reading “Music Birthday: Cameron Boyce”