The Isley Brothers
1971: The Isley Brothers’ “Love the One You’re With” charted, reaching #3 R&B (#18 pop). The cover of Stephen Stills’ recent hit was their first R&B Top 10 single in more than two years. (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.