REST IN MUSICAL POWER Sister Cynthia Robinson. Cynthia's role in music history isn't celebrated enough. Her & sister Rose weren't just pretty accessories there to "coo" & "shoo wop shoo bob" while the boys got the glory. Naw. They took names and kicked *** while you were dancing in the aisle Cynthia Robinson, Trumpeter and Co-Founder of Sly and the Family Stone, Dies at 69 When Cynthia Robinson tooted her own horn, the world stood in awe. And Monday, the world lost one of its greatest trumpet players. Robinson died at the age of… www.theroot.com .