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Too Real It All Seems

Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations is about survival.  In the near-sixty years since the band first formed, The Temptations have provided the soundtrack to integration, to Vietnam protest, even to the presidency of Barack Obama.  They have gone through twenty-four members.  Successive generations of musicians have lived through entire careers—indeed, […]

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We Stopped Talking

Pharus (Jeremy Pope) is the bright and confident lead singer in the Charles R. Drew Prep School for Boys’ prestigious choir.  He has a quick, endearing smile, and he makes little effort to temper his flamboyant body language.  A few minutes into Choir Boy, and a few verses into Pharus’ solo at the school’s commencement, […]

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