Isaac MITCHELL III

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Rest in peace Joan Rivers and Robin Williams! It makes me so sad but they taught me that one of the most important things in life is to laugh and they both caused a MASSIVE amount if it, not only at life but at themselves too. They both have inspired me and everyone around them to find the funny things in life even when life is not so funny. Their legacies will live on forever in our hearts and inspire more people to be themselves and to freely express that with freedom #legends #liveforever #tolaughterandbeyond ❤️

Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie etc: C Jam Blues

Did you know the album 'You're Under Arrest' debuted two ballads that would be staples of Miles’ performances for the rest of his career, Michael Jackson’s “Human Nature” and Cyndi Lauper’s “Time After Time.”

Blues legend Buddy Guy is celebrating his birthday today! A pioneer of the Chicago Blues style, Buddy has inspired artists like Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Keith Richards & Stevie Ray Vaughan. You can find Buddy Guy on our Blues and Blues Rock channels - http://www.jazzradio.com

“It's not about standing still and becoming safe. If anybody wants to keep creating they have to be about change.” -Miles Davis

Answer: Someday My Prince Will Come (1961), Miles At The Blackhawk (1961), E.S.P. (1965).

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Join the iRock Jazz Fan Page! https://www.facebook.com/irockjazz Summer time with beautiful Dorothy Dandridge

Dr. King's Dream was about Integration, but.... Are the Al Sharptons and Jesse Jacksons of the world perpetuating segregation and oppression?_____________ It seems that WE as a People have moved past that era, but they haven't. As Black Americans we are now the cause of our own demise, and the civil rights "leaders" are NOT focused on the REAL problems at hand... WHY? Because it doesn't make the news? In addition to the rallies, protests, marching, and vigils... WE need to move past the segregation era, and focus & act on the real problems that are affecting the Black community and NOT wait on THEM to do it for us. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr has done his job, now let's do ours by ending Black on Black crime and making the family bond strong.

Baseball great Jackie Robinson was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on this date in 1962.

Caterina Jarboro was the first Black to perform with an American opera company. Jarboro was a featured performer in Aida on this date in 1933. She also starred in Shuffle Along (1921) and Running Wild (1923).

Be a fan and "LIKE" our page! https://www.facebook.com/irockjazz Happy "Belated" Birthday CARLOS SANTANA!!

Happy Birthday and best wishes to Rachel Robinson, wife of baseball great Jackie Robinson! She's 90 years young today!

On this date in 1941, the U.S. Army inaugurated the first flying training program for blacks at Tuskegee, Alabama.

Hot, long, sweaty days in NYC turn into hot, long sweaty nights in NYC... Hope y'all are keeping it cool;) #HeatWave #SummerLovin 👌

Smeared skies, Lake Ontario | Canada (by Matt Molloy)

<b>Smeared skies, Lake Ontario | Canada</b> (by Matt Molloy)

Lol here is a #TBT for ya !! @christinamilian

Former South African President Nelson Mandela is 95 today. "Like" to wish him a Happy Birthday and a speedy recovery.

Philly Joe Jones was born on this day 90 years ago! He was Miles Davis' favorite drummer, and performed with some of the most important musicians in modern jazz, including Bill Evans, John Coltrane and Dizzy Gillespie. Catch his music today on our Bebop and Hard Bop channels - http://www.jazzradio.com

Did you know...Davis composed most of the music on the 'Bitches Brew' album. The two important exceptions were the complex "Pharaoh's Dance" (composed by Joe Zawinul) and the ballad "Sanctuary" (composed by Wayne Shorter).

Backstage with Danilo Perez, last night at @JAZZAJUAN http://t.co/HP6ReWKWIk

Easy Mo Bee: Miles Davis’s Last Recording Session

<b>Easy Mo Bee</b> is a <b>Grammy-Award</b> winning producer from Brooklyn, New York. In his storied career, he was worked with some of the biggest names in hip-hop …

Billie Holiday, influential blues legend, died in New York City on this date in 1959. Born Eleanor Fagan, her Autobiography, Lady Sings the Blues, was a huge hit.

John W. Coltrane, innovative jazz legend, died on this date in 1967. Only months earlier, Coltrane cut his album, "Expression." Some of his famous recordings were: "My Favorite Things," "A Love Supreme," and "Ascension."

#Batgang egh! @beyonce

Happy Tuesday my loves! #photoshootfresh #bestmanholiday #november2013 😘