Remember when… Radio DJs here and elsewhere stimulated our taste in R&B

June 18, 2014   // 0 Comments

By Richard G. Carter “It takes both the black and white keys on the piana, to play the Star Spangled Banna…” Mannie Mauldin Jr. Original Black rhythm and blues evolved into rock ‘n’ roll and changed the world. In its heyday (1953-63), R&B was played non-stop by many noted radio disc jockeys -- Black and White. These visionaries were just as important as nationally renowned pioneer Alan...

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