jueves, 2 de febrero de 2012

R.I.P. Don Cornelius

Television host and "Soul Train" creator Don Cornelius was found dead in his Sherman Oaks, California home around 4 a.m. this morning, TMZ reports. His death seems to have been caused by a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was 75.
Cornelius created the R&B dance television program in 1971. It became a huge success all over the world, offering critical exposure to artists like James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye, and Michael Jackson. Cornelius hosted the show until 1993; it aired until 2006.
Watch clips from "Soul Train", featuring Cornelius, below:

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  1. http://www.gregwilson.co.uk/2012/02/don-cornelius/

  2. http://www.factmag.com/2012/02/23/soul-train-the-10-greatest-moments/