UPCOMING CAPITAL ENTERTAINMENT CD PROJECTS
The First Lady of Southern Soul – Candi Staton – has finished her much anticipated Americana CD “Life Happens” that features three tracks reuniting her with legendary producer Rick Hall who crafted her early `70s Grammy Award nominated southern soul hits such as “In The Ghetto” and “Stand By Your Man.””
The Original Dream Girl - Jennifer Holliday - has made a grand return to the music world with her first Pop CD in 23 years. The set of sophisticated songs, "The Song is You" (Euphonic Records/Shanachie Entertainment), has debuted at #14 on Billboard Magazine's R&B chart.
"NO NONSENSE PASTOR & CIVIC ACTIVIST REV. KENENTH T. WHALUM, JR. SAYS BLACK HISTORY MONTH OBSERVANCES SHOULD BE ABOLISHED ”
Rev. Kenneth T. Whalum, Jr., a former Memphis mayoral candidate and influential pastor of The New Olivet Baptist Church, is known throughout the River City for keeping it real. As schools begin to acknowledge the contributions of notable African-Americans during February Black History Month activities, Whalum says that the annual observation should be abolished.