Global  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

The Impressions get a marker

Video Credit: WDEF CBS Chattanooga, TN - Published < > Embed
The Impressions get a marker

The Impressions get a marker

Tennessee unveils a marker to honor Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group The Impressions, which started in Chattanooga.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

The Impressions get a marker

After years of topping the charts and performing all around the world, members of the the impressions were honored by their grass roots city of chattanooga.

Winston reed is covering the community.

Nats a tennessee music pathways marker is now displayed outside of the bessie smith cultural center.

A thumbnail honoring the singing group that mesmerized the world through there music.

Sot - chattanooga mayor andy burke "the songs that aurther cash, sam gooden, arther brooks, richard brooks, jerry butler and curtis mayfield made have moved countless hearts and souls."

Sot - representative yusuf hakeem "you are what makes this event so meaningful."

Standup - winston reed " the unveiling this morning was a flattering display of appreciation but the son of the late curtis mayfield, who is one of the founding members of the group says, this salute is overdue."

Sot - curtis mayfield son "it's been almost 20 years since his passing and it's really good to see the recognition he's getting for his music and all of the songs he wrote for the impressions."

And now, the legacy of the chattanooga's own have a powerful impression on not only the city but the people closest to them.

Sot - sam gooden " it's something that my kids and grandkids can walk by and they can see.

Something they can remember when im gone and away from here" and fred cash is still in awe of their rise to the top.

Sot - fred cash "we sold some 70 million records.

That's pretty good for some little boys from chattanooga tennessee that used to sit on the corner and sing" but now they still grace this earth with their polarizing star power.

Sot - fred cash "there's one more thing i want to say.

Keep on pushing."

Laughter




You Might Like


Tweets about this


Recent related videos from verified sources

Impressions marker [Video]Impressions marker

Tennessee places Music Pathways Marker to honor The Impressions in their hometown of Chattanooga.

Credit: WDEF CBS Chattanooga, TNPublished

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.