By Christopher P. Lehman
the 1st chapters specialise in Cornelius’s years in Chicago and the preliminary launching of Soul Train in 1970. the subsequent chapters discover how the nationally televised, California-based model of the convey rose gradually in either reputation and cultural impression between essentially African American audience, and the way Cornelius himself grew to become a emerging star in the course of that point. the ultimate chapters illustrate Cornelius’s efforts in branching out past the dance express via numerous music-related company ventures, together with the Soul teach track Awards. The paintings contains interviews with a number of former forged participants and site visitors, in addition to an entire chronology of the sequence and Cornelius’s different expert ventures.
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