1947: Dolores ‘LaLa’ Brooks was born. She was the lead singer of the group The Crystals . . . remember the song. . . ‘Then He Kissed Me’ LaLa turns 66 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.