Jerome Benton has been a member of The Time/The Original 7ven over the past 30 years. He has also been a play-writer and will be debuting his new play “HIIH” in Minneapolis this summer. In an interview with FOX 9, he talks about “HIIH” which is short for “I Want To Go To Heaven Because […]
This weekend marks the 28th Anniversary of “Purple Rain” the movie. Within a week of its release, it would be number 1 at the box office, joining “When Doves Cry” as the number 1 single, and the “Purple Rain” soundtrack as the number 1 album on Billboard. Prince was the first artist to ever to […]
A month after Jesse Johnson announced he was leaving The Original 7ven, the band Formerly Known As The Time, the other band members have finally spoken about him leaving. The statement was posted on the band’s website; For the statement and exclusive video footage, click the continue reading button.
In the 1st show as The Original 7ven, The Band Formerly Known As The Time took us to “Strawberry Lake” to kick things off. They then went into a multitude of hits featuring “Get it Up”, “The Stick”, “Cool”, Jerk Out”, “Skillet”, “777-9311” and “Trendin’”(video coming soon) the latest from the Original 7ven. Donnie Simpson introduced […]
When I ran into the Time in August, there was no mention of a name change. All they told me is that everything is coming together and its time, for them, to return. In mid-September, it is announced they are now called The Original 7ven (The band Formerly Known As The Time) and have a new […]