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Steppin Funnies: Sweet Willie Shine

ChiStepper is kicking off another new series called “Steppin Funnies.”  Whenever you see this category pop up, do yourself a favor and check it out.  Check out this classic Steppin’ interview from “Sweet Willie Shine.”  He said Steppin’ allows the…

Press Release: K’Jon Is MOVING ON

“…even though “On The Ocean” did well. I was very disappointed. I felt a lot of people knew the song but didn’t know me. There wasn’t an effort to associate or connect me with the ‘Ocean’ song.”

When They Were Beginners: Frank and Sanora

In this episode of “When They Were Beginners” we feature Frank Whyte and Sanora Hutcherson in the 2005 World’s Largest Steppers Contest.  Both Frank and Sanora went on to compete and place in future contests, but neither of them are…

Old vs New: The Stylistics, Eloise Laws, and Maysa

For this edition of Old vs New, we have a trio of songs for you.  Love Comes Easy is a classic record with Steppers versions coming from Eloise Laws (1977) and Maysa Leak (2006), but what most people don’t know is…

Love Notes: Shaun Lee

Next up on “Love Notes” we chat with Chicago’s sexy diva Shaun Lee.  For those of you unfamiliar with the game it’s simple, ChiStepper plays a Steppers love song and we chop it up about how the song relates to…

ClubSteppin.com Interviews T. Pratt Live Today

ChiStepper.com will be visting ClubSteppin.com’s internet radio show at 12pm cst today (December 22nd) to discuss the controversial rankings of the Top 10 DJ’s pound 4 pound list.  ClubSteppin’s CSO Lamont Watts says he’s received a number of emails and calls about the…

New Music From Noel Gourdin

I first met Noel Gourdin during a listening party that I worked with Epic Records to put together with Sister 2 Sister magazine.  At the time, his record River had reached #1 on the Urban AC charts and he was…

Mary J. Blige: My Life II

I have to be honest, I haven’t liked a full Mary J. Blige album since “Mary” came out in 1999.  I don’t know if it was her stardom, which led to crossover appeal, or her relationship with husband Kendu that…

Carl Thomas Performs At The Experience

  Photo: Vern EstesOn Time TV’s Vern Estes invited ChiStepper out last night to The Experience with Dedry Jones featuring Carl Thomas at the DuSable Museum in Chicago.  Carl discussed meeting P. Diddy while performing at open mics in New York,…

Tank Releases Free Mixtape

If you’re a Tank fan, you’ll be happy to know that he just dropped a new mixtape called “Dairy of a Mad Man.”  You can CLICK HERE to listen and download it.  I’ve already sampled the CD myself and I didn’t find…