Exclusive: R.I.P to the stars we lost in 2012. (12/18/2012)
The Soul Train creator brought joy, music and dance to millions, but couldn't fight his own demons. Cornelius died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at the age of 75, leaving behind a grieving family and scores of fans who will forever wish him lo...
Don Cornelius, the creator of Soul Train, the show that helped usher African-American artists into the mainstream, was found dead at his Los Angeles home on Feb. 1. The 75-year-old suffered from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. (Photo: AP Photo/Dam...
Highlights: Soul Train mastermind Don Cornelius is honored. (11/25/2012)
On a night his late father, Don, was honored, Tony Cornelius gave us his personal reflection of his dear old dad.
(Photo: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for Centric)
Cornelius conceived the idea for Soul Train during the civil rights movement after observing that there weren’t any venues for Black music on mainstream television. The show would debut on WCIU-TV in 1970. (Photo: Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)