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Black History Committee Plans Harlem Renaissance Celebration - Valley Voice

“Sometimes, I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry. It merely astonishes me. How can any deny themselves the pleasure of my …

Cab Calloway – Everybody Eats When They Come To My House

Have a banana, Hannah<br>Try the salami, Tommy<br>Give with the gravy, Davy<br>Everybody eats when they come to my house!<p>Try a tomato, Plato<br>Here's cacciatore, …

The Louis Armstrong House Museum

Jazz history comes to life in Corona<p>Louis Armstrong was one of the most recognizable entertainers in the world when he chose the working-class …

To Really Appreciate Louis Armstrong’s Trumpet, You Gotta Play it. Just Ask Wynton Marsalis

One of the standout musical artifacts to go on view at the National Museum of African American History and Culture when it opens this fall is the …

Billie Holiday & Louis Armstrong - The Blues Are Brewin

The Return of Lady Day

Coming this fall, not quite live at the Apollo: Billie Holiday.<p>The "Lady Sings the Blues" legend, who died at 44 in 1959, will soon appear as a …

Billie Holiday | Biography, Music, Facts

<b>Alternative Titles:</b> Eleanora Fagan, Eleanora Gough, Eleanora Harris, Elinore Harris, Lady Day<p><b>Billie Holiday</b>, birth name <b>Elinore Harris,</b> byname <b>Lady …

God bless the child - Billie Holiday

Gloomy Sunday - Billie Holiday

Blood On The Leaves - Kanye West

Lyrics<p>Strange fruit hanging from the poplar trees<br>Blood on the leaves<p>I just need to clear my mind now<br>It's been racin' since the summertime<br>Now I'm …

Blood On The Leaves

Billie Holiday-Strange fruit- HD

Langston Hughes | Biography Facts

<b>Alternative Title:</b> James Mercer Langston Hughes<p><b>Langston Hughes</b>, in full <b>James Mercer Langston Hughes</b>, (born February 1, 1902, Joplin, Missouri, …

The Weary Blues by Langston Hughes

Droning a drowsy syncopated tune,<p>Rocking back and forth to a mellow croon,<p>I heard a Negro play.<p>Down on Lenox Avenue the other night<p>By the pale dull …

Langston Hughes reads The Negro Speaks of Rivers

Harlem by Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes, “Harlem” from <i>Collected Poems.</i> Copyright © 1994 by The Estate of Langston Hughes. Reprinted with the permission of Harold Ober …

Poem of the Day: I, Too

I, too, sing America.<br>I am the darker brother.<br>They send me to eat in the kitchen<br>When company comes,<br>But I laugh,<br>And eat well,<br>And grow …

Cab Calloway | American composer and singer

<b>Alternative Title:</b> Cabell Calloway III<p><b>Cab Calloway</b>, byname of <b>Cabell Calloway III</b>, (born December 25, 1907, Rochester, New York, U.S.—died November …

Cab Calloway - Minnie the Moocher

CAB CALLOWAY - Minnie the moocher (The Blues Brothers 1980)

Jumpin Jive - Cab Calloway and the Nicholas Brothers

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One Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series

Jacob Lawrence | American painter

<b>Jacob Lawrence</b>, (born September 7, 1917, Atlantic City, New Jersey, U.S.—died June 9, 2000, Seattle, Washington), American painter whose works …

Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and the Legacy of Jim Crow: The Long History of the Artist’s Concerns

If you would like to reproduce an image of a work of art in MoMA's collection, or an image of a MoMA publication or archival material (including …

Painting The 'Epic Drama' Of The Great Migration: The Work Of Jacob Lawrence

There's no historical marker outside Jacob Lawrence's childhood home in New York City's Harlem neighborhood.<p>But Khalil Gibran Muhammad, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, has an idea of what it might say: "Here lived one of the 20th century's most influential visual …

Tribute To Jacob Lawrence by Otis L Stanley

One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North

In 1941, Jacob Lawrence, then just 23 years old, completed a series of 60 small tempera paintings with text captions about the Great Migration, the …

Ochi Chernye ( Dark Eyes ) - Louis Armstrong