luther vandross

OR   It’s Olympia D’s Artist Battle featuring two of the greatest male vocalists in the 80’s and 90’s.  I ABSOLUTELY LOVE THEM BOTH!!  However, back in the day there was a big debate on who was better.  Was it Luther Vandross or was it Freddie Jackson?  You decide by taking the survey below!

This is one of my absolutely favorite Christmas songs! It’s so bittersweet!  Luther is at the train station hoping and praying that the person that he loves will finally show up for Christmas!  So sad!  So hopeful, too! Check out these lyrics: “I’ve wished for you in my heart and in my head And I […]

The iconic singer weighed in on years of rumors surrounding Luther Vandross' sexuality.

Old School 105.3 celebrates the life and legacy of Luther Vandross on his born day!  To comemorate this day, we want to take you down memory lane with your favorite Luther songs.  Call 704-570-1053 to make your requests!

Black Music Month originated in 1979. Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, the  achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

There’s an old saying, “the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree,” and this rings so true, especially when we talk about great singers. Most often in a biography, you will see a singer’s roots bloomed in church. The part that is usually left out is that a lot of great singers also started their professional […]

It has been more than 9 years since one of the greatest singers alive passed away. The legendary Luther Vandross was one of a kind. Old School would like to take the time to wish Mr. Vandross a Happy Birthday, as we remember the life and legacy of a great and talented man. Vandross, passed […]

This little filipino boys sings Luther Vandross’ song “Dance With My Father” and gives it another meaning…and he sings with such SOUL!!! Click the link to view!

Check out who is featured by viewing our Mini Concert Playlist below. You can hear the My Mini Concert M – F at 11 a.m. on My927Charlotte. Wanna host your own mini concert? Send us an email to flyty@radio-one.com with your artist suggestions, including four of the artists’ songs you would like to hear during […]

Where: (click below to visit venue on Foursquare)William Howard Taft High School 240 East 171st St, Bronx, NY 10457 When: 1969 What: The velvet-voiced singer/songwriter graduates high school and dives headfirst into his musical career, eventually selling over twenty-five million albums and winning eight Grammy Awards. «  PREVIOUS NEXT  » In celebration of Black Music Month, TheUrbanDaily’s […]

Check out who is featured by viewing our Mini Concert Playlist below. You can hear the My Mini Concert M – F at 11 a.m. on My927Charlotte. Wanna host your own mini concert? Send us an email to my927charlotte@gmail.com with your artist suggestions, including four of the artists’ songs you would like to hear during […]