Al Green

A little music history: Back when records were still the primary way people heard music, you needed people who could go to the radio station…

Could Barack Obama be the next American Idol? After singing into his supporters hearts, at the Apollo Theater in New York, he has caught the attention of the American Idol producer, Nigel Lythgoe. This week, on his twitter account, Lythgoe tweeted: “@BarackObama we loved your vocal performance so much we’d love to invite you on […]

NEW YORK-President Barack Obama briefly broke into song at the world famous Apollo theater in Harlem during a fund raiser. While speaking to the crowd, Obama acknowledged legendary soul singer the Reverend Al Green, who performed before Obama spoke. After Obama sang the first part of Green’s “Lets Stay Together,” “I’m so in love with […]

WASHINGTON — There are probably a lot of people walking the earth who were conceived to it — and now Al Green’s song “Let’s Stay Together” is getting another bit of recognition. It’s among the 25 songs that will be added this year to the National Recording Registry of the Library of Congress. The library […]