Did you know that Detroit boasts a long list of bands, artists, and performers who have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? Learn more about 10 of them in this week’s Detroit Proud Playlist!
Detroit has long been defined for its musicians, and our city has inspired many different types of music, from Motown to techno and everything in-between. This week, we’ve embraced those that came before (along with [...]
“He was regal.” That’s what Smokey Robinson said about MLK, Monday Night on the THE ARSENIO HALL SHOW. Smokey shared his experience meeting Martin Luther King back in ’63 at Hitsville USA.
Hey, hey, Detroit music lovers! Instead of digging deep into Detroit’s underground music scene, we thought we’d shine a light on all those that came before. You know, those big-time stars of the “D” that we have to thank for making Detroit one of the music staples of the world!
Frank Woodman was born and raised in New Haven, Connecticut – but today, he calls himself “Detroit Proud.” Frank moved to Metro Detroit in 1976 with his mother. He remembers getting off the train at the glorious Michigan Central train station in Corktown waiting for his grandmother to pick them up. “I always try to imagine the hustle and bustle of travelers back in the day,” says Frank.