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Review: 'American Dreamers' presents huge talents, ambitions

Oct. 5, 2018 1:29 PM EDT

John Daversa Big Band featuring DACA artists, "American Dreamers: Voices of Hope, Music of Freedom" (BFM Jazz) As a certain recent Nobel laureate from Minnesota once said, we live in a political world. "American Dreamers" is a political album but also a collection of outstanding tracks that target both your...

Daughter of legendary soul singer James Brown dies

Sep. 20, 2018 7:13 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A daughter of the late Godfather of Soul James Brown has died. According to a news release from the James Brown Family Foundation, Venisha Brown died Wednesday at AU Health Medical Center in Augusta due to complications from pneumonia. She was 53 years old. A songwriter and musician,...