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29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #14. Mariah Carey Is Christmas: The Story of "All I Want for Christmas Is You"

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films and videos featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Mo...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Mariah Carey, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #15 'The Black Godfather'

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, List this


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #16 'Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes'

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, List this


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #17 'Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly'

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Travis Scott, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #18 Otis Redding: Soul Ambassador

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Otis Redding, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


29 Black Music Documentaries for Black History Month 2020: #19 Screamin' Jay Hawkins: I Put a Spell on Me

For Black History Month 2020, we are showcasing films featuring Black American artists. Enjoy them and learn about the origin of each Black music legend featured. This list is ordered by layering unknown artists around bigger names while mixing up the genre. It has been curated for maximum surprise, so a hip-hop veteran you love may be followed by a rock band you've never heard, but you'll be glad you did.We're adding a Black music documentary to this list each day of Black History Month 2020 --...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Nas, Music Documentary, Black History Month, Wu-tang Clan, Adrian Younge, Motown, Clarence Clemons, BETTY DAVIS, Teddy Pendergrass, Todrick Hall, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Cecil Taylor, Jay Hawkins, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


Kelly Clarkson Covered Screamin’ Jay Hawkins In Full Hocus Pocus Costume, And It Ruled

In the 1993 children's movie Hocus Pocus, Bette Midler plays one of three witches who's just been woken from a hundreds-of-years sleep. She and her sisters have returned to torment the people of Salem, Massachusetts. (This is one of those movies that envisions the Salem witch trials as something that involved real witches, not as … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Salem, Kelly Clarkson, Bette Midler, Salem Massachusetts, Hocus Pocus, Jay Hawkins, Screamin' Jay Hawkins


32 Days of Halloween XII, Day 4: The Manster!

So we kick off today’s festivities with a classic track…and indeed, a live version of said track. It’s Screamin’ Jay Hawkins with “I Put a Spell on You.” Yes, this is the originator of that song, boys and girls. But this is from ten years after its release, and purports to be the earliest known footage of Hawkins performing this. And I have to say: oh, what I would give to be in that room full of white people and watch them watching this. Now, it’s off to a trailer for a documentary abo...
Tags: Amazon, Halloween, Music, Movies, Horror, 32 Days of Halloween, Documentaries, Hawkins, Cap, Screamin Jay Hawkins, Amazon Video Every


Gotcha Covered: Fats Domino

Antoine "Fats" Domino, who passed away a bit over a week ago at the age of 89, was a rock 'n' roll pioneer and a major star who nonetheless never really scanned as a rock 'n' roll star. As a Black man whose renown coincided with the civil rights struggles of the '50s and … More »
Tags: Music, Paul Mccartney, Led Zeppelin, Cheap Trick, Buddy Holly, Antoine Fats Domino, Fats Domino, Bobby Charles, Gotcha Covered, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Millie Small


Screamin’ Jay Hawkins :: Monkberry Moon Delight

I recently wrapped up reading Mark Binelli’s 2016 tome Screamin’ Jay Hawkins All-Time Greatest Hits. Part novel, part historical account, the book offered Binelli a chance to explore the enigmatic singer, and the excellent author dug far deeper than his trademark 1956 hit “I Put a Spell on You.” Over his many decades, Hawkins excelled at […]
Tags: Music, Hawkins, Mark Binelli, Jay Hawkins, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Binelli


Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Whistling Past The Graveyard

In this pre-Trump era it's time to think about normalisation. Kids will never get the nuance of the media they grow up with. I must have heard Screamin' Jay Hawkins singing I Put A Spell On You from… (in post Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Whistling Past The Graveyard from Doklands. More by this artist at )
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get in the Halloween spirit with this week's edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU

You can also listen to a Spotify playlist of all the spooky songs on this week's show. Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Halloween, Music, Beck, Wilco, The Who, The Cure, The Smiths, Sonic Youth, Music News, Misfits, Bauhaus, Nick Cave, The Kinks, Belly, Flaming Lips, Wild Nothing


Intimate Wedding in New York at Manhattanville College :: Nancy & Shane

This intimate ceremony is just bursting with romance!  From the stunning stone church flooded with beautiful soft light, to the bride’s ethereal look (be sure check out her incredible 1800s Victorian lace gown, topped off with a flower crown!), to the loose, wild florals, it looks like something out of a fairytale.  Plus, this bride and groom planned their wedding in just three months. Dive in for more! Photography by The Ramsdens. The Ceremony Your ceremony in three words. Intimate, spontane...
Tags: New York, Wedding, Spring, J. Crew, Nancy, Rent The Runway, Roy Orbison, Shane, Dave Phillips, Cole Haan, Steve Madden, Manhattanville College, Real Weddings, Jenny Yoo, Screamin Jay Hawkins


Book Notes - Mark Binelli "Screamin' Jay Hawkins' All-Time Greatest Hits"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Bret Easton Ellis, Kate Christensen, Lauren Groff, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Jesmyn Ward, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Mark Binelli magically blends the fact and mythology of an unforgettable musician's life in Screamin' Jay Hawkins' All-Time Greatest Hits. The New York Times wrote of the boo...
Tags: Music, Fats, David, Alaska, Hawaii, New York Times, Paul Mccartney, Dallas, Grimes, Nina Simone, Jay, Elvis, South, Clinton, Van Morrison, Philly


'The Voice' a 'life-changing' experience for Randallstown's Joe Maye

Randallstown native and singer Joe Maye made an energetic entrance to NBC's singing competition series "The Voice" on Tuesday, performing a soulful rendition of "I Put a Spell on You" by Screamin' Jay Hawkins that inspired judge and songstress Christina Aguilera to join him in an impromptu duet. Needless to say, Maye was given an open-armed welcome into the comforts of "Team Christina."
Tags: Nbc, Christina Aguilera, Voice, Screamin Jay Hawkins, Joe Maye, Randallstown, Maye


Book Notes - Gregory Howard "Hospice"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Bret Easton Ellis, Kate Christensen, Kevin Brockmeier, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Jesmyn Ward, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Gregory Howard's novel Hospice is an engrossing and brilliant debut. Laird Hunt wrote of the book: "In Gregory Howard's beautiful, brilliant first novel, stories spill o...
Tags: Spotify, David, Canada, Brooklyn, Patagonia, Lucy, Bruce Chatwin, Thurston Moore, Kirkus, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Schubert, Colleen, BOC, Paul Lewis, Hospice, Vol