- Famed Detroit jazz trumpeter Marcus Belgrave dies at 78 Updated: May-25-15 12:10 am
DETROIT - Marcus Belgrave, a jazz trumpeter who graced stages and studios with Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Cocker and Motown artists galore, died Sunday. He was 78.
- Detroit R&B-jazz singer Ortheia Barnes-Kennerly dead at 70 Updated: May-17-15 3:59 pm
DETROIT - Detroit R&B and jazz singer Ortheia Barnes-Kennerly, who opened for Motown greats like Stevie Wonder and later entered the ministry, has died. She was 70.
- Julio Iglesias receives honorary degree from Berklee Updated: May-09-15 5:49 pm
BOSTON - Julio Iglesias and three other prominent music industry figures have received honorary degrees from Boston's Berklee College of Music at its commencement.
- New project in US South promotes music "triangle" Updated: May-04-15 10:20 am
CLARKSDALE, Mississippi - Blues. Jazz. Country. Rock n' roll. Gospel. Southern Gospel. Cajun-zydeco. Soul/ R&B. Bluegrass.