Now that it appears that Jamie Foxx is out and about and on the mend, he’s announced a new project. He and British actor Colin Firth (Kingsman: The Secret Service) are producing a documentary on crooner Luther Vandross. Vandross is the eight-time Grammy winner who started his career as a background singer, then became the […]

Social media had a field day after Google’s hilarious and random photo error. The ‘Make ‘Em Say Ugh’ rapper had plenty to say about the search engine mixing up his photo with the late Luther Vandross’. Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). […]

What do Luther Vandross and Master P have in common? Not much other than them both being award-winning musicians.  Luther Vandross is a legendary R&B singer who has sold over 40 million records worldwide and is known for hits like “Never Too Much” and “Here And Now.” New Orleans legend Master P is the head […]

Luther Vandross gave us timeless music. Today we look back at his illustrious career.

You might remember comedian Marsha Warfield from her famous roles in “Night Court” and “Empty Nest.”

The iconic singer weighed in on years of rumors surrounding Luther Vandross' sexuality.


Black Music Month originated in 1979. Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, the  achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.