- Tribute to Tommy Hopkins Jr.
- Can you imagine how the first humans felt upon hearing the first melodic songs dancing out of their own mouths? Or hearing it from others around them? I imagine their "singing" brought relaxation from labors of living and expressed their own unique worship of the Creator and Sustainer of their lives. Thank you for visiting my site. Come back and visit often as we will be adding new and exciting features and content on a regular basis. Welcome to my world of music.
- The world of music entered Carla's childhood with the sounds of Blues and Gospel. Jazz, R&B, Rock, Pop and Broadway show tunes later caught her ear while living in Detroit and Chicago. Although born in Mansfield, Louisiana - a distant, northern cousin of the southern city that birthed Jazz - she began her career singing it in Champaign, Illinois. There she also toured the college circuit with a Top 40 band and after moving back to Chicago was invited to open for Bobby Blue Bland. more...