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Some legends of the keyboards celebrate Black History Month

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Jimmy Smith was the king of the Hammond B-3 organ.
The men who played the keyboards include some of the greats in all genres of music.  Here are some of the best Black artists that play the piano and organ: Related Post: For Black History Month, these are some of the legends who play Sax Type your email address in the box and click the... Read more »

Black History Month Music: The Legends From A-Z Part 1

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Louis Armstrong- One of the most important figures in the history of Jazz. You can make a case that there's never been a better musician in any form of music. He hits note you can't believe. Check out the last minute of "Ain't Misbehavin'"
February is Black History Month. Music is a big part of it. You can find great contributions in every genre of music. From Rock, Soul, Jazz, Blues, Hip-hop and even Country music. Here’s a mix of some of the great musicians. Today we’ll look at the first half of the alphabet…A through M. Tomorrow N-Z... Read more »
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