“The people in Atlantic City are very sharp, and for me, as a musician, it’s a very lively place for me, it’s very creative for me, When I perform in Atlantic City, it’s different from other places. It’s like all walks of life come to see me, and it’s very cool.”
""It's one of the saddest days for me and my entire family. I got a chance to be with Whitney a few times in the studio, outside the studio — and I always hold her in a very special place in my heart."
"Don was a visionary pioneer and a giant in our business. Before MTV there was Soul Train, that will be the great legacy of Don Cornelius. His contributions to television, music and our culture as a whole will never be matched. My heart goes out to Don's family and loved ones."
From prominent local business people, musicians and humanitarians, to movie stars, politicians and internationally known faces, 2011 bid farewell to many interesting and outstanding personalities.