Don Cornelius, Soul Train Founder Dies From Gunshot Wound

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Don Cornelius, the man behind Soul Train, was reportedly found dead at his Sherman Oaks, CA home this morning. Police sources say that Cornelius appears to to have died from what  a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was 75. Music producer Quincy Jones spoke about Cornelius in a statement to CNN. "Don was a visionary pioneer and a giant in our business," Jones said. "Before MTV there was 'Soul Train,' that will be the great legacy of Don Cornelius. His contributions to television, music and … [Read more...]