Sisters Joni, Debbie, Kim and Kathy Sledge were the granddaughters of opera singers, Sister Sledge was formed in 1972. “We Are Family,” reached number one on the R&B charts and number two on the pop charts in 1979.
Classic Ladies of Color is a blog dedicated to women of color who worked in Theatre, Film Television, and Music between 1900 and 1979. You will also see dancers and women of fashion here, as well. Classic Ladies of Color is ran by two mods: Aige & Ms. M.