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Vonetta McGee,65,Star Of 1970’s Hit “Blacula”,”Shaft In Africa”Has Died From Cardiac Arrest In Berkeley.

July 15, 2010

It is being reported that¬†Vonetta McGee, who costarred in 1970s blaxploitation era movies such as “Blacula,” and “Shaft In Africa” has died at 65. ¬†She actually died on July 9 in Berkeley, Calif., after a heart attack, but it was just reported publicly today. The sad news was confirmed by Kelly Nayo, spokeswoman for the […]

Ron Banks Of The “Dramatics” Dead At 58…

March 5, 2010

The music industry has lost another groundbreaking,irreplaceable talent. Legendary soul singer Ron Banks of the Dramatic’s passed away of a heart attack . Ron banks was only 58, and one of the founders of the R&B singing group The Dramatics. Ron Banks was considered to be in good health, and his sudden passing has left […]