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Actor Shemar Moore is known for his model good looks and playboy ways. Normally, a man like that can get with any woman he wants, but one famous singer wasn’t affected by Moore’s charms. Superstar singer Alicia Keys once told the “Criminal Minds” star to kick rocks. Wednesday night, Moore appeared on the People’s Choice […]

On November 8, 2013 actor and comedian Anthony Anderson hosted the Soul Train Awards at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. He was joined on stage by some of the biggest names in music past and present, including Chaka Khan, T.I., K. Michelle, Jennifer Hudson, Ron Isley and more!

  The Roots Ahmir ?uestlove Thompson knows a thing or three about turning your passion into profit. Between his nightly gigs as Jimmy Fallon’s in-house music coordinator and his weekly “Bowl Train” parties at Brooklyn Bowl in NYC, work and play get blurred for this renaissance man on a regular basis. The drummer, DJ, author […]

CENTRIC recently confirmed that actor and comedian Anthony Anderson will host the 2013 Soul Train Awards, celebrating and honoring R&B’s finest and most soulful artists, at one of the nation’s leading mid-size arenas, the Orleans Arena, in Las Vegas, NV. The show taping on November 8, 2013 promises to electrify with soul stirring performances, iconic […]

We have confirmation that Nick Cannon just bought all the rights to “Soul Train” and will be revamping the show to bring it back on the air. Our source says that he “now owns everything but Don Cornelius’ corpse.” Whoa! We’ll see what Cannon will bring to the “Soul Train” institution, and if it can […]

Former NBA player turned business mogul Magic Johnson is trying his damnedest to top himself. After purchasing the Los Angeles Dodgers, Johnson has set his sights on an African-American entertainment institution. Magic Johnson has purchased “Soul Train” and plans on bringing it back to television. Another thing Johnson will be developing out of the “Soul […]

The Los Angeles County Department of Coroner has ruled the death of Soul Train creator and host Don Cornelius as a suicide. The coroner officials issued the ruling on Tuesday, nearly a week after the television pioneer reportedly killed himself with a fatal gunshot to the head. The agency made the determination following an autopsy of […]

Saturday afternoon, a  flash mob took over Times Square in New York City to honor the memory of “Soul Train” creator Don Cornelius.  Playing 70’s classics like The Jackson Five’s “Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough”, some fans really got into the spirit by donning Afro wigs and roller skates and grooved down the now […]

If you’ve ever heard of The Roots, you know their drummer, Ahmir “?uestlove” Thompson, is a huge Soul Train fanatic. Questlove went on Okay Player and remembered his first non-musical or blood related hero, Don Cornelius. In the piece, ?uestlove says, his bag of hard drives of Soul Train episodes have caused trouble for him […]

In a recent interview with TheUrbandaily about his new album Groovy People, legendary songwriter and producer Leon Huff shared how he and his partner Kenny Gamble came to create the “Soul Train” theme song: Exploring The Sound Of Philadelphia ..It was a dance show and he[Don Cornelius] was very excited about it. He had everything […]