ShowDiasporic Music
Broadcast TitleJackson, Mississippi election update; Kali Akuno interview - rewind; Tributes to Wynton Kelly and Carmen McCrae
Broadcast Date2014-04-13
Record Date2014-04-13
SummaryUpdate on Attorney Chokwe Antar Lumumba's Jackson, Mississippi mayoral election campaign with campaign manager Tyson Jackson. Rewind of a previously aired interview with Kali Akuno, an organizer with the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement. Kali Akuno talks about the late activist, attorney, human rights advocate, and Jackson, Missippi mayor Chokwe Lumumba. Musical tributes to legendary jazz pianist Wynton Kelly (December 2, 1931 - April 12, 1971) and jazz singer, composer and pianist Carmen McCrae (April 8, 1920 - November 10, 1994). Spotlight on the voices of bass vocalists Ray Davis, Harry McGilberry, Melvin Franklin and Jimmy Ricks. Visit Norman (Otis) Richmond aka Jalali on Facebook.