ShowDiasporic Music
Broadcast TitleA Tribute to Malcolm X and "Da Mighty M's"
Broadcast Date2010-02-28
Record Date2010-02-28
SummaryRas Jimi Jaimin recorded a song, Da Mighty M's", which paid homage to Malcolm X, Marcus Garvey, Bob Marley, Martin Luther King ,Elijah Muhammad, Miriam Makeba, Mahalia Jackson, Maurice Bishop,Judy Mowatt, Curtis Mayfield and others whose first or last names begin with M. The show is produced and hosted by former M & M member Norman (Otis) Richmond a.k.a Jalali. This episode will also be a Tribute to El-Hajj Malik El- Shabazz (Malcolm X). Ossie Davis referred to Malcolm X as "Our Black Shining Prince". Malcolm X was assassinated 45 years ago on Feb.21, 1925. He would have celebrated his 85th birthday on May 19th. This episode features the music of: Ras Jimi Jaimin Miriam Makeba Mahalia Jackson Bob Marley Burning Spear and more.