1958: Patrick Waite a member of the group ‘Musical Youth’ was born on this day. He died in 1993 at the age of 24. He was the victim of heart failure brought on by a rare virus. (Photo: YouTube)
Black Music Month originated in 1979. Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, the achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.