1933: Leslie Johnson better known as Lazy Lester was born. He is a musician, who sings, and plays the harmonica and guitar. His career spans the 1950s to the 2010s. He turns 80 years old today. (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.