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"The Colors of Music" - Show #4 December 3 @ 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern

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The Original Lowriders AKA WAR (Chuk Barber - Percussionist/Singer)

In 1997, Chukinho as he is known by close friends, was called up to the “Big Leagues” to play alongside his musical heroes and is now a member of the 70’s and 80’s Funk/Soul Group WAR now called The Original Lowriders.

He is also a first time author and has written a wonderful story of strength and determination, entitled “Dear Xango.” Join us as we chat with Chukinho about his music, his book and his Capoeira school for children called Criancas de Zumbi.

The Fifth Dimension (Lamonte McLemore - Creator/Singer/Songwriter)

In 1960 Lamonte McLemore and Marilyn McCoo together with Fritz Baskett, Rex Middleton, and Lawrence Summers formed their first group "Hi-Fis".

In 1964 Ray Charles took them on a tour and he produced a single by the group, "Lonesome Mood".

In 1967 the now known group The 5th Dimension, consisting of five members, Lamonte McLemore, Marilyn McCoo, Billy Davis, Jr., Ron Townson and Florence LaRue, won five Grammy Awards with the song "Up, Up and Away", a top 10 hit.


The Supremes (Susaye Greene - Singer/Songwriter)

Greene sang with Ray Charles' Raelettes and was the only Raelette to sing at Ray's funeral.

She is an acomplished songwritter whose credits include "Free", which she co-wrote for Deneice Williams 1991 "This Is Niecy" album, and "I Can't Help It" co-written with Stevie Wonder for Michael Jackson's 1979 "Off the Wall" album.

If that is not impressive enough, she is noted for being the last official member to join Motown group "The Supremes" from 1976-1977 and has been credited for adding a new dimension to the group's live act with her technical training and five-octave range.

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