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Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Urban Update: Donna Summer Tribute and the Others Recently Lost

First R.I.P. to the Queen of Disco "Donna Summer"

 Last Dance (Live)

 Last Dance from the movie Thank god it's friday,Donna Summer acted in, an "last dance became a hit.

 In 1978 Donna Summer acted in the film "Thank God It's Friday" playing a singer determined to perform at a hot disco club. The film met modest success, but a song from the film, titled "Last Dance", reached number three on the Hot 100 and resulted in Summer winning her first Grammy Award. Its writer, Paul Jabara, won an Academy Award for the composition. 

 Donna Summer - This time I know it's real

Donna Summer- Classic- She works hard for the money  

Chuck Brown the godfather of Go Go, a sound created in the Maryland, DC area...Here is Bustin' Loose

 Chuck Brown, It Don't Mean A Thing, Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY 7-30-11  

RIP to Chuck Brown

Sunday just before the Billboard Awards went live from Vegas; word that Robert Gibbs of The Bee Gees lost his battle with cancer passed. 

RIP to Robert Gibbs

 Bee Gees Stayin' Alive