Trains are still using this old tunnel. Charles Mudede The Great Northern Tunnel, which was completed in 1904, took 20 months to complete, and required the labor of over 300 souls, who used buckets, wheelbarrows, picks, and shovels. The project had its problems. Show More Summary
Erica Campbell's debut solo album, "Help" has helped her earn Dove, Soul Train Music and Grammy awards along with Stellar award nominations. Now the Mary Mary singer is gearing up to re-release an updated version of the project with new material.
Awwwww. For all the horrors to which we're routinely subjected on the subway, isn't it nice to witness the moment two souls agree to intertwine into one beautiful soul-rope, someday forming the noose that will finish them both? Let me start over. [ more › ]
Post by Mary Fischer. A couple of days have passed since the second episode of The Bachelor aired, but fans of the show still can't stop talking about the crazy train that is Ashley Salter. OMG. Every season has its resident nut job, and clearly Ash has already snagged this title even though it's still early on. Show More Summary
A winter commute is rarely a fun commute (particularly if you are not properly attired). But even those of us who survived an extra-long outdoor wait for the J train this morning did not suffer as resoundingly as the poor souls at the...Show More Summary
The ridiculously influential ’90s R&B group Jodeci effectively broke up in 1996, but now they’re back together and releasing new music for the first time in 18 years. They reunited onstage at the Soul Train Awards earlier this year, where they sang a medley of classics and debuted “Nobody Wins,” a song about domestic abuse. [...]
Cummings v. Soul Train Holdings LLC, 2014 WL 7008952, No. 14 Civ. 36 (S.D.N.Y. Dec. 12, 2014) This right of publicity/trademark case based on use of recorded performances to which the plaintiff didn’t own the copyright could’ve goneShow More Summary
The British retro-soul auteur Mark Ronson just scored his first ever #1 single in his native UK thanks to “Uptown Funk,” the ridiculously fun Morris Day pastiche that he made with Bruno Mars. (It’s #5 over here, too.) Last night, Ronson and Mars and the music video’s supporting cast showed up to perform on the [...]
What! The soul train conductor is back! And D’s not totin’ just this one single, which by the way is as smooth as Barry White moonwalking on ice. He has a whole new album out!!! 2014, you can officially shut yourself down.
After the disastrous train wreck of a season on The Bachelor starring Juan Pablo Galavis, fans are anxiously awaiting a new season with the newest star, Chris Soules. Luckily for us, the season premiere is only a few weeks away, and if you’re as excited as we are, we’ve got something to hold you over. […]
Highlights from Sunday's cable ratings.
Soul Train Awards 2014 honored soul music’s brightest new stars as well as R&B’s greatest legends during the star-studded show, which aired on CENTRIC and BET on November 30th. Chris Brown was the big winner of the night, walking away with three awards, while Pharrell Williams and Beyonce both took home two. Show More Summary
Gospel music star Erica Campbell took home the Best Gospel and/or Inspirational Song award at the Soul Train awards in Las Vegas on Sunday
The Soul Train Music Awards were actually filmed on November 7 in Las Vegas, but they aired Sunday night so we remember the red carpet just like it was yesterday. Oh, the memories! Lotta sparkles, satin, and plunging necklines in this piece. Read more...
At last night’s Soul Train Awards on BET, Missy Elliott, Lil’ Kim and Da Brat performed their 1997 hit… Read More
Don't call it a comeback (or them, femcees, for that matter, ew): on Sunday's Soul Train Awards, the Missy-Kim-Da Brat power trio joined forces for the performance of their 1996 hit "Not Tonight (Ladies Night Remix)" in 16 years. No Angie Martinez, though (RIP Left Eye)—but Total was there! Also: MC Lyte, Yo-Yo, Lady of Rage. Read more...
Yassss! So much yasssssss!!! The Soul Train Awards were oh so soulful, and that was partially due to Tinashe's flawless performance. [ Related: Tinashe And Schoolboy Q Are 2 On Point For Jimmy Kimmel LivePerformance!!! ] The L.A. singer did a medley of Pretend, followed by her hit 2 On, and before we knew it, we were up [...]
Missy Elliot, Lil’ Kim, and Da Brat reunited last night for a performance of their 1997 single “Not Tonight” on the Soul Train Awards. The performance was a part of a tribute to Kool & the Gang, whose song “Ladies’ Night” is sampled on the track. It was the first time the track was performed [...]
The big winner of last night's Soul Train Awards? Chris Brown. He took home three awards — all for various aspects of the song "Loyal" — and somehow managed not to horribly offend. (Though he is still terrible.) But who really cares about the awards? This year's ceremony was all... More »
Jodeci. For several weeks, fans and critics of the popular 90s R&B group have been eagerly anticipating their performance at the 2014 Soul Train Music Awards which aired on Sunday night. When the average R&B fan thinks of groups from...Show More Summary