Usually on "Monday Morning Smile," I try to find something that's not totally kid-focused, and so even though this is off Uncle Devin's forthcoming album Be Yourself, anything that incorporates the Soul Train Line gets an automatic "Monday Morning Smile" pass. Show More Summary
In a week where racial hatred resulted in a tragedy in Charleston, I had a crazy thought: what would happen if we held a four hour Soul Train line in every city in this country? Read more: Soul Train, Don Cornelius, Oakland, Fundraising, Guinness World Records, Funk, Good News News
Good morning. It is Wednesday, June 24. In Oakland, a group of 337 dancers set a new record by creating the world's longest continuous soul train. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State: TOP STORIES New regulations The recent collapse of a balcony in Berkeley is prompting changes in...
There was a previous record of 426 dancers in Arizona in 2014, but that was never certified and apparently doesn't count. [ more › ]
Today's passage captures a painful time in the life of Paul the apostle. As he sat in a prison cell, he knew that death was imminent. He had devoted the last years to teaching, training, and winning souls for Christ, but he now stood alone, unsupported during his trial and time in jail. Loneliness must have seemed overwhelming.
Jesse Collins is expanding his portfolio of awards shows for BET Networks. The prolific producer has closed a deal with Centric, a BET Network, to produce the 2015 Soul Train Awards via his Jesse Collins Entertainment shingle. Collins...Show More Summary
Lourdes Leon has absolutely zero interest in keeping up with the Kardashians — or Kylie Jenner! RadarOnline.com can reveal that Jenner had hoped to find a gal pal soul mate… READ ON
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI FRIDAY Train While the California band behind such inescapable hits as “Hey, Soul Sister” and “Drops of Jupiter” is struggling to hit a home run with its latest album, “Bulletproof Picasso,” Train frontman Pat Monahan...
"Prepare to die," Dark Souls warns, flashlight under face, as if 30 years of video games hasn't already prepared me. "I'm not a masochist," people say, letting six years of Souls pass from afar, like they're looking out a train window at a neighborhood they dare not stop in. "I played this game, which makes me good and not bad. Show More Summary
We lost a legend today in Don Cornelius, who was the Host and Producer of the television program, Soul Train. The show was a national vehicle, enabling many African American artists to gain exposure that they would not normally receive. Soul Train filled a void on television and created an impact still felt today. Cornelius died at the age of 75 due to an apparent suicide.
There’s a seat for you in the dining car with the likes of fried chicken and champagne when a “Soul Train”-themed brunch chugs through MAX’s Wine Dive in Midtown on Saturdays in May. The show “Soul Train” ran from 1971 through 2006,Show More Summary
From the soccer-mom stylings of Train to the ’80s hair metal awesomeness that is Jon Bon Jovi, all the way to 2Pac, Kid Cudi, the Crue and appropriately in Australia, AC/DC, check out Saturday’s UFC walkout songs. Filed under: News,...
82 years ago yesterday, James Brown was born in Barnwell, South Carolina. Here he is performing "Cold Sweat" on Soul Train in 1973. There really was no one like him...
Daisy, a 17-year-old Soul Train veteran, was excited that her favorite group, the Dramatics, was about to tape a set for the show. But the identity of the guest artist, Ben E. King, had her confused. "I don't know him. What's he sing?" she asked. Duane, her 19-year-old friend, guessed...
At long last, this city's getting treated to a 70-degree average weekend, with iPhones boasting happy little animated sun icons next to Saturday and Sunday. So, even though this weekend brings its usual slew of subway changes, now's the time to soak up that Vitamin D and focus on the good things in life, like Claritin and future fare hike fake-outs. Show More Summary
A chance encounter on an overcrowded cross-country train from Los Angeles makes unlikely travel companions out of two displaced souls in their early 20s, each retreating homeward from setbacks that mirror national upheaval and uncertainty in “Last Train to Nibroc.”
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams. Read more...
Post by Maressa Brown. Chris Soules may be gettin' into the swing of things on Dancing with the Stars, but he's not letting his grueling new training schedule stand in the way of love! Well, at least not judging from the sweet photo he recently shared. Show More Summary
By MARTIN SAMUELS, MD This week I attended an all day “training” session in a new medical record system. I thought it was interesting that the experience was called “training,” which prompted me to remind myself of a few useful definitions. Education, from the Latin root meaning a drawing forth, implies not so much the […]
A week after saying Andreas Lubitz was “100 percent fit to fly,” the airline admits he told them of a serious depressive episode while training. This puts responsibility for the 149 lost souls on them.