Billy Paul

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2008

    "For the Love of Money": Or, Alphonso Jackson Takes a Gamble

    Alphonso Jackson has many friends -- including, apparently, legendary songwriter and producer Kenny Gamble More Alphonso Jackson news -- and this time, it involves allegations that the U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department Secretary retaliated against the Philadelphia Housing Authority for f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2007

    A Rare Wonder for Your Ears

    Stevie Wonder in 1973 -- when he was damned near the most powerful live performer around Been trying to find a reason to post a link to the most amazing unreleased concert recording ever -- which may be overstating it, but not by much -- when it occurred to me that, hey, Buddy Miles lives in Fort Wo ... More >>

  • Music

    April 5, 2001

    Untamed Lion

    There will always be a little Miles Davis in electric jazz. And maybe some Christian McBride, too.