On this day is 1968, Sly & the Family Stone played their second of two sold-out shows at the Fillmore East in New York City. Travel back in time to that unforgettable night: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLla5HJlXUJ54gUaw7ZvDKnqgETGtdXTem
Congratulations to Questlove’s award-winning directorial debut documentary Summer of Soul and the original motion picture soundtrack being nominated at this year’s Jazz FM Awards 2022.
In the early morning hours of August 10, 1970, Sly & The Family Stone played their hit song “I Want To Take You Higher” to the crowd of Toronto’s Strawberry Fields Festival just as the sun began to rise. Start your day right by listening to this timeless tune: https://slyandthefamilystone.lnk.to/SlyAndTheFamilyStoneStandAW
The documentary Summer Of Soul (…Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised), featuring Sly & The Family Stone, has won the GRAMMY for Best Music Film! Congrats to Questlove — and ALL of last night’s winners! ✨