Don Cornelius

Lenny Kravitz: “Don Cornelius Made Being Black Beautiful”

After learning of Don Cornelius’s death by suicide we reached out to a few artists to comment on his passing. One of them was Lenny Kravitz. Lenny had this to say about Don and he also tweeted it; “Brother Don Cornelius. You made being black beautiful. May you rest in peace, love and soul.”- Lenny –DocFB

Don Cornelius’s Son Made 911 Call; No Suicide Note Left

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We are learning that the person who made the 911 call regarding Don Cornelius’s apparent suicide was his own son. Don has two sons but it has not been released which one made the call. The call was made shortly after 4 a.m. and no suicide note was left.  We can only imagine the horror […]

“Soul Train” Host Don Cornelius Dead Of Apparent Suicide

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It is with sadness and shock that we have learned that legend Don Cornelius, former host of “Soul Train” has been found dead. His death is being ruled a suicide. He was found dead about 2 hours ago, 4 a.m. pacific time in his home in the San Fernando Valley of Sherman Oaks, California. He […]

Video: Old School Clip James Brown & Don Cornelius

Here is an old school clip of James Brown being interviewed on Soul Train by Don Cornelius and a special appearance by a 19 year old Al Sharpton. Interesting topics and man….Al Sharpton’s hair doo. Man! Ok, I will leave it at that and enjoy.-Dr.FB