Teddy Pendergrass

(Jan Pendergrass visits the KYW Newsradio studios with some of her late husband's gold records.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Widow of Teddy Pendergrass Focusing on Burnishing Late Singer’s Legacy

Pendergrass, who grew up in Philadelphia and had a stellar singing career with Philadelphia International Records, was seriously injured in a 1982 crash on Lincoln Drive that left him a quadriplegic.

01/13/2015

Singer Whitney Houston performs onstage

Prominent Philadelphians Remember Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston was such an iconic figure to people around the world and right here in Philadelphia.

02/12/2012

(credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

6 Voices From Philly’s Musical Legacy

Philadelphia’s contribution to the musical realms of rhythm and blues, glam metal and punk rock date back decades yet continue to make new history today. Here’s a look at six groundbreaking pioneers who got their start in gigs across Philly.

CBS Philly–09/23/2010

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