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TV One's UNSUNG Returns on March 3

TV One's longest-running and award-winning documentary series UNSUNG continues its stellar run with eight new episodes debuting on Sunday, March 3 at 9 p.m. ET/8C.

UNSUNG celebrates the lives of trailblazing musicians whose full stories and journey have yet to be explored. This season promises memorable stories of influential artists including R&B heartthrob Lloyd, 90s songstress Adina Howard, 80s family band The Jets, singer/songwriter Shirley Murdock, house music legend Crystal Waters, crooner Glenn Jones, vocalist Kenny Lattimore and contemporary gospel musician Tasha Cobbs-Leonard. Through first-hand accounts, interviews with family and friends, and archival footage, each episode weaves a tale of the highs and lows of a life in the limelight.

UNSUNG is narrated by actor Gary Anthony Williams and is Executive Produced by Arthur Smith and Frank Sinton of A. Smith & Co. Productions. Mark Rowland is Executive Producer. For TV One, Jason Ryan is Executive Producer in Charge of Production, Donyell McCullough is Senior Director of Talent & Casting and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Original Programming and Production.

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Reply #1 posted 02/05/19 6:33pm

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The Jets are a good choice.I always wanted to hear their story.
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Reply #2 posted 02/05/19 8:09pm

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Lloyd?
They couldn't get Omarion or Miguel?
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Reply #3 posted 02/05/19 8:54pm

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LittleBLUECorvette said:

Lloyd? They couldn't get Omarion or Miguel?

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SoulAlive said:

The Jets are a good choice.I always wanted to hear their story.

They certainly are. Looking forward to it. I love Rocket 2 U

I thought they already did one on Adina Howard.

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phunkdaddy said:



SoulAlive said:


The Jets are a good choice.I always wanted to hear their story.


They certainly are. Looking forward to it. I love Rocket 2 U


I thought they already did one on Adina Howard.


For sure. Must have been Life After.
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The only ones I would be interested in are Shirley Murdockk The Jets and Glenn Jones. The others, not so much. I have no idea who Lloyd is.

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kitbradley said:

The only ones I would be interested in are Shirley Murdockk The Jets and Glenn Jones. The others, not so much. I have no idea who Lloyd is.

Believe me you don't need to know. lol

I think he had a hit over 10 years ago called Get It Shawty. Outside of that

I don't know much else about him. I believe he was a protege of someone in the industry.

Can't recall who.

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Reply #8 posted 02/06/19 9:57pm

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I like Shirley Murdock,so I’ll tune in to her episode too.Her awesome vocals livened up a lot of the Zapp hits.
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Reply #9 posted 02/07/19 8:07am

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Shirley's first album was awesome!!! music









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Reply #10 posted 02/11/19 8:13pm

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kitbradley said:

The only ones I would be interested in are Shirley Murdockk The Jets and Glenn Jones. The others, not so much. I have no idea who Lloyd is.



Lloyd is actually a newer artist who was “hot” for a brief moment.My niece was a huge fan several years ago smile It’s interesting that he gets an unsung episode so soon in his career.
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Reply #11 posted 02/11/19 10:00pm

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kitbradley said:


The only ones I would be interested in are Shirley Murdockk The Jets and Glenn Jones. The others, not so much. I have no idea who Lloyd is.




Believe me you don't need to know. lol


I think he had a hit over 10 years ago called Get It Shawty. Outside of that


I don't know much else about him. I believe he was a protege of someone in the industry.


Can't recall who.



He was a protege of Ashanti,if I’m not mistaken.She appeared on his first single “Southside”.
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Reply #12 posted 02/12/19 6:25am

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SoulAlive said:

kitbradley said:

The only ones I would be interested in are Shirley Murdockk The Jets and Glenn Jones. The others, not so much. I have no idea who Lloyd is.

Lloyd is actually a newer artist who was “hot” for a brief moment.My niece was a huge fan several years ago smile It’s interesting that he gets an unsung episode so soon in his career.

Maybe they are running out of artists willing to agree to participate? Still lots of veteran acts who have not had a episode.

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Reply #13 posted 02/12/19 8:18am

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I'll be checking for the Jets and Crystal Waters.

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Thanks thumbs up!

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Reply #15 posted 02/12/19 10:33pm

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kitbradley said:



SoulAlive said:


kitbradley said:

The only ones I would be interested in are Shirley Murdockk The Jets and Glenn Jones. The others, not so much. I have no idea who Lloyd is.



Lloyd is actually a newer artist who was “hot” for a brief moment.My niece was a huge fan several years ago smile It’s interesting that he gets an unsung episode so soon in his career.

Maybe they are running out of artists willing to agree to participate? Still lots of veteran acts who have not had a episode.



Would love to see one on the Brothers Johnson.
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Reply #16 posted 02/12/19 10:41pm

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kitbradley said:



SoulAlive said:


kitbradley said:

The only ones I would be interested in are Shirley Murdockk The Jets and Glenn Jones. The others, not so much. I have no idea who Lloyd is.



Lloyd is actually a newer artist who was “hot” for a brief moment.My niece was a huge fan several years ago smile It’s interesting that he gets an unsung episode so soon in his career.

Maybe they are running out of artists willing to agree to participate? Still lots of veteran acts who have not had a episode.



I still can’t believe that there hasn’t been a Ready For The World episode yet.
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kitbradley said:

Maybe they are running out of artists willing to agree to participate? Still lots of veteran acts who have not had a episode.

I still can’t believe that there hasn’t been a Ready For The World episode yet.

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I was foolish enough to think, "Maybe next year" after the first season. I gave up shortly thereafter. But yes. Long overdue. Maybe they don't want one. idk. What's makes it so bad is that they are the definition of "Unsung" in the traditional sense of the word.

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SoulAlive said:

kitbradley said:

The only ones I would be interested in are Shirley Murdockk The Jets and Glenn Jones. The others, not so much. I have no idea who Lloyd is.



Lloyd is actually a newer artist who was “hot” for a brief moment.My niece was a huge fan several years ago smile It’s interesting that he gets an unsung episode so soon in his career.

I wouldn't call someone who made their debut in 2000 a newer artist. He started out with a group called N-Toon. A boy band pre B2K.
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Really interesting interview with O'Bryan posted on EURnews and Soultracks. He is definately a candidate for Unsung. I wonder if he's ever been approached about an episode?

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Reply #20 posted 02/17/19 2:40pm

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one interesting thing about Shirley Murdock.After the release of her first album,there was an imposter going around pretending to be her.It was some dude who was dressing up just like her and playing gigs eek Even some other celebrities were fooled.Tina Turner ran into the guy at some event and said "Nice to meet you,Shirley.....I absoultely love your album!" eek lol I wonder if this will be discussed on the Unsung episode.

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SoulAlive said:

one interesting thing about Shirley Murdock.After the release of her first album,there was an imposter going around pretending to be her.It was some dude who was dressing up just like her and playing gigs eek Even some other celebrities were fooled.Tina Turner ran into the guy at some event and said "Nice to meet you,Shirley.....I absoultely love your album!" eek lol I wonder if this will be discussed on the Unsung episode.

lol Yes. I had forgotten all about that. I recall seeing that person on some of the TV talk shows at the time?

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