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Day: November 1, 2017

R&B

Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter

General Background: Born: September 4, 1981 (36 years) Birthplace: Houston, TX Spouse: Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter Children: Blue Ivy Carter, Sir Carter, Rumi Carter R&B &

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Jazz

David Baker

A performer, composer and educator Born in Indianapolis on Dec. 21, 1931 and passed away in March 2016 Founded Indiana University’s jazz studies program in

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Jazz

Fats Domino

Antoine Dominique Domino Jr. most popularly known as “Fats Domino” was born February 26, 1928 and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He recently died October

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Diana Ross

Dianas full name was Diana Ernestine Earle Ross. She was born on March 26, 1944 in Detroit, Michigan and is an American singer, songwriter, actress,

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The Walls Group

  The Walls Group is an American urban contemporary gospel group The Walls Group is based in Houston, Texas The Gospel Quartet  consists of four siblings,

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Kierra Sheard

Kierra Valencia “KiKi” Sheard is the daughter of gospel singer Karen Clark Sheard (member of gospel singing group The Clark Sisters and the granddaughter of gospel

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Miles Davis

Miles Davis was born in May 26, 1926 and died in September 28, 1991. He was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer.  The transition

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R&B

Teddy Pendergrass

Theodore DeReese Pendergrass was born on March 26, 1950 in Philadelphia. He began is music career in gospel music, singing in local Philadelphia churches, and

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Funk

Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan is one of the most transformative artist to grace musical billboards. Khan was  born Yvette Marie Stevens, March 23, 1953  into an artistic, bohemian

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