Archive for June 7th, 2006

7th June
written by Matt The Cat

Introducin’ SOUL THURSDAY!

Thursday Night on the Night Prowl Show, we’ll examine the beginnings of what would later be known as soul music. We will honor:

Jackie “Mr. Excitement” Wilson, who was born on June 9, 1934.

Johnny “ACE” Alexander, born on June 9, 1929.

Les Paul turns 91 on June 9th

Arthur Alexander dies of a heart attack on June 9, 1993.

On Saturday, June 10th, Shirley Alston of the Shirelles is 65.

On June 10, 2004, Brotha Ray Charles died of cancer.