The “Godfather of Black Music,” Clarence Avant, a music industry innovator, passed away at age 92.  The Hollywood Reporter reports that the composer Titian passed away on Sunday at his Los Angeles residence. “Through his revolutionary business leadership, Clarence became affectionately known as ‘the Black Godfather’ in the worlds of music, entertainment, politics, and sports,” […]

Photo by: Paul Archuleta/Getty Images Anita Pointer, the musician best known for being a part of family group The Pointer Sisters, passed away on December 31st at the age of 74. The late singer lost her battle with cancer that was “somewhat lengthy and heroic,” her representative shared with TMZ. “While we are deeply saddened […]