Wednesday, May 18, 2022
BREAKING NEWS: Earth, Wind & Fire Saxophonist Andrew Woolfolk Has Died
April 26, 2022
Sentinel News Wire- Andrew Woolfolk, a longtime saxophone player for Earth, Wind and Fire has died. In an Instagram post, Woolfolk’s Earth, Wind & Fire band mate Philip Bailey ... ... read more »
Soul Source LA Creates Promotes Self-Expression
April 14, 2022
Soul Source LA is an event curated by Eric Carter Chu, better known in the DJ realm as “its.blksoap.” The inspiration for Soul Source LA is to create a safe space that promotes freedom and self expression for dancers and deejays. ... read more »
Onyx Collective Hosts Brunch and Oscar Jam Session
March 30, 2022
On Saturday, March 26th Disney’s Onyx Collective hosted a brunch in celebration of Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson and Summer of Soul.  ... read more »
The Best of Jazz Told Through the Life of Ernie Andrews
March 24, 2022
Ernie Andrews created American history as a rhythm and blues vocalist in the 1940s and continued to draw massive crowds through the twenty-first century. ... read more »
Jazz Phenom Matthew Whitaker to Play Segerstrom Center for the Arts
March 24, 2022
If you haven’t heard jazz musician Matthew Whitaker play the piano, hurry, and download any of his recordings and prepare to have your heart lifted and get carried away.  Whitaker, 20, a true prodigy more than lives up to his moniker, jazz phenom.  ... read more »
Legendary Jazz & Blues Artist Barbara Morrison Passes at 72
March 24, 2022
Barbara Morrison came into the world on September 10, 1949. ... read more »
Black Women Creatives: Exploring Intersectional Racism in Male Dominated Spaces
March 24, 2022
People of color have been mistreated by those in positions of power in the music industry, especially Black women. They have been oversexualized and disrespected in various aspects of the entertainment realm. ... read more »
Rihanna Celebrates Her Beauty Brands in L.A.
February 17, 2022
Billionaire and expecting mother Rihanna has made it very clear — she’s here to slay and to stay. ... read more »
PBS Premiers ‘Just A Mortal Man – The Jerry Lawson Story’
February 3, 2022
Jerry Lawson – “The King of A Cappella” – is the subject of a new documentary, “Just A Mortal Man – The Jerry Lawson Story,” premiering nationwide on PBS Plus and the WORLD Channel starting February 10. ... read more »
Alfonso Ribeiro Announces Top Winners of The Caucus For Producers, Writers & Directors Foundation Student Grant Awards
January 27, 2022
The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors Foundation Announces the Top Winners of the 20th Student Grant Awards by the host Alfonso Ribeiro Hollywood actor, dancer and TV presenter (America’s Funniest Home Videos, Fresh Prince of Bel Air). ... read more »
Morrison Performing Arts Center Presents Free Concerts
January 20, 2022
Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center presents the free “Inspired Sound Concert Series”  every Saturday at 8 p.m., at 4305 Degnan Blvd., Suite 101, in the Leimert Park district of Los Angeles. ... read more »
LA Philharmonic Tribute to Duke Ellington Features Black Composer and Soloist
January 20, 2022
Composer, Thomas Wilkins and pianist, Gerald Clayton to perform ... read more »
Lionel Richie to Receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
January 20, 2022
Pop music icon Lionel Richie will receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song on March 9 during an all-star tribute concert. Ritchie’s catalog includes countless No. 1 songs crossing multiple genres. ... read more »
Scripps Promotes Marcus Riley to Content Strategist
January 13, 2022
Marcus Riley has been promoted to senior director of content strategy and inclusive journalism for the Local Media division of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), a new role that will help all Scripps television stations better connect with their audiences. ... read more »
Lecrae, Rapper With San Diego Ties, Shares Wealth Building Ideas
December 30, 2021
Grammy Award-winning Christian Hip-Hop hop artist Lecrae is on a mission to increase financial literacy among African Americans. Growing up in a “marginalized” community in San Diego, ... read more »

LA Sentinel
in your pocket:


LA Watts Times

© 2022 Los Angeles Sentinel All Rights Reserved • A Bakewell Media Publication

AboutArchivesContact UsCorrections & MisprintsMedia Kit

Terms of ServicePrivacy Policy

LA Watts TimesTaste of Soul