Over the past few years, Google’s algorithm has been called out by users and software engineers who find certain elements of the search engine tinged with racism. You may recall back in 2015 how the image recognition algorithms in Google Photos were classifying blacks as “gorillas.” Google said it was “appalled” at the mistake, and […]

Nick Ashford, talented motown songwriter died Monday at the age of 69.  Nick and his wife Valerie Simpson were the hottest song writing duet in 60’s.  They produced many songs for Marvin Gaye and Tami Terrell such as “ain’t no mountain high enough” and “you’re all i need to get by”. Later on, they also […]

Aug 23 2011 1:32 PM EDT Nick Ashford Remembered By Alicia Keys, Lenny Kravitz Ashford & Simpson singer/songwriter honored as ‘a legend’ by Ashanti, Spike Lee and more celebs. By Jocelyn Vena (@jocelyn1212)    The death of Nick Ashford on Monday has Hollywood remembering the musical contributions of one-half of Motown’s Ashford & Simpson songwriting […]

Nick Ashford, Of Ashford And Simpson Dies Of Throat Cancer August 22, 2011 By Kym Sellers Nick Ashford, one half of  Motown’s legendary group Ashford and Simpson died today of throat cancer according to reports.  Ashford, who was 70 years old, penned major hits along with his long time partner and  wife Valerie Simpson.  The […]