Category 1931

The Talented Della Reese Part Two

The Talented Della Reese Part Two

The Talented Della Reese Part Two

The Talented Della Reese Part Two

I have to tell you that, Della Reese is one of many reasons why I got this website, it’s meanly because I can find more information about my favorite performer, singers, and later my favorite bands In this blog, I’ll be typing you, The Talented Della Reese Part Two, and it’s the Two that you should know will follow Three, which will be soon this week, or two. I’m trying to space them out so it be more verity.I have some new albums, so I’ll be typing more blogs. So we shall start The Talented Della Reese Part Two, now.

Della Reese was discovered by the gospel singer Mahalia Jackson, and her big break came when she won a contest, which gave her a week to sing at Detroit’s well-known Flame Show Bar...

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The Talented Della Reese Part One

The Talented Della Reese Part One

The Talented Della Reese Part One

Della Reese (born Delloreese Patricia Early; July 6, 1931 – November 19, 2017) was an American nightclub, jazz, gospel, and pop singer; film and television actress; one-time talk-show hostess; and ordained minister, whose career spanned six decades. She also appeared as a guest on several talk shows and as a panelist on numerous game shows.

Della Reese

The Talented Della Reese Part One

Reese appearing in a Kraft Foods commercial, 1977
Background information
Birth name Delloreese Patricia Early
Born July 6, 1931
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Died November 19, 2017 (aged 86)
Encino, California, U.S.
Genres Stage, screen, and television, Gospel, pop, jazz, R&B, traditional pop
Occupations Singer, actress, minister, T.V...

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Musical Films Of 1931

Musical Films Of 1931

Musical Films Of 1931

As much as I love music, I also love film, so for every year I’m on, I’ll be texting you about my favorite film that has a soundtrack  even though I prefer action and comedy, they don’t have a soundtrack, and I’m not going to break my rules for my selfish interests. If I wanted to text about Films, I should have started one, and not have it on my website, however, other interest I have does have music in it, so I’ll be adding them to my website, when the time is right.

Some years, I may not like any of them, so some of my blogs won’t mean a thing, but others will have plenty of meaning, so here’s what was shown in 1931, and I only like one of them, which I didn’t know was made in 1931, so even I am learning as I go.

Musical Films
Children of Dre...

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Sam Cooke Born: January 22, 1931-Died: December 11, 1964 Part Three

Sam Cooke Born: January 22, 1931-Died: December 11, 1964 Part Three

Marriages and family

Cooke was married twice. His first marriage was to singer-dancer Dolores Elizabeth Milligan Cook, who was killed in an auto accident in Fresno, California, in 1959. Although he and Dolores were divorced, Cooke paid for his ex-wife’s funeral expenses. Cooke and his second wife, Barbara Campbell Cooke, had three children, Linda (b.1953), Tracy (b.1960), and Vincent (1961 – 1963), who drowned in the family swimming pool. Cooke also fathered at least three other children out of wedlock.

Posthumous honors

* In 1986, Cooke was inducted as a charter member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
* In 1987, Cooke was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
* On February 1, 1994, Cooke received a star on the H...

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Sam Cooke Born: January 22, 1931-Died: December 11, 1964 Part two

Sam Cooke Born: January 22, 1931-Died: December 11, 1964 Part two

Death

Cooke died at the age of 33 on December 11, 1964, at the Hacienda Motel, at 9137 South Figueroa Street, in Los Angeles, California. Answering separate reports of a shooting and of a kidnapping at the motel, police found Cooke’s body, clad only in a sports jacket and shoes but no shirt, pants or underwear. He had sustained a gunshot wound to the chest, which was later determined to have pierced his heart. The motel’s manager, Bertha Franklin, said she had shot Cooke in self-defense after he broke into her office residence and attacked her. Her account was immediately questioned and disputed by acquaintances.
The official police record states that Franklin fatally shot Cooke, who had checked in earlier that evening...

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Sam Cooke Born: January 22, 1931-Died: December 11, 1964 Part One

Sam Cooke Born: January 22, 1931-Died: December 11, 1964 Part One

Sam Cooke
Samuel Cook (January 22, 1931 – December 11, 1964), known professionally as Sam Cooke, was an American singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur.
Sam Cooke

Cooke in 1963
Background information
Birth name
Samuel Cook
Also known as
Dale Cook
Born
January 22, 1931
Clarksdale, Mississippi, U.S.
Origin
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died
December 11, 1964 (aged 33)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Genres
* Soul gospel R&B Swing
Occupations
* Singer songwriter entrepreneur
Instruments
* Vocals piano guitar
Years active
1951–1964
Labels
* Specialty Keen RCA
Associated acts
* Otis Redding The Highway Q.C.’s The Soul Stirrers J. W. Alexander Lou Rawls Bobby Womack
Influential as both a singer and composer, he is commonly known as t...

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Born And Died In 1931

Born And Died In 1931

Born And Died In 1931

Born And Died In 1931

I’m sure that you can look up these names for yourself, but I’m only doing performers who were born and died in 1931 on this blog to let you know who on this list that I’d be doing a biography on. In 1930, there was only one person that I liked and in that list, theirs also only one performer that I like, but I’m not going to do his biography now, until I’m ready for more than two performers, so I’ll be doing another list, before I start to begin with my biography on each and every performers who I want to be on my website.

I also have who died, but their on their way out and I don’t know anything about them, and I don’t know if I should, since I don’t have anything about them, nor thinking of going further into the past...

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