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Batiste will be adding White House entertainer to an already long list of roles, including recording artist, bandleader, musical director, film composer, museum creative director and scion of New Orleans musical royalty

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The Recording Academy will announce nominees for the 65th Grammy Awards on Tuesday with some significant additions

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Jimi Hendrix is best known as a somewhat ethereal musician. A pioneer of the electric guitar, Hendrix was a self-taught musician whose skill and mastery created a new form of music.

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The rapper Takeoff, best known for his work with the Grammy-nominated trio Migos, is dead after a shooting early Tuesday outside a bowling alley in Houston, a representative confirmed. He was 28.

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Tina Turner rose to prominence during the 60s and 70s as a member of the Ike & Tina Turner Revue. The icon continues to thrive!

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(Photo/ Fisk Jubilee Singers.org) 

Fisk University welcomed its record breaking freshman class this year, and became the first HBCU to have an intercollegiate women's artistic gymnastics program! They are best known for their legendary singers

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The singer, who declined to perform in the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show out of solidarity with Colin Kaepernick, will headline the 2023 Super Bowl

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She is the first Black woman widely recognized for her composition and the third Black woman to ever work on a composition for the NYCB. 

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The free, day-long celebration of music features performances by local artists and the Oregon Symphony 

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Beyonce's Renaissance 

With a healthy helping of Chicago house music and classic 1970s disco, the New York Times called Renaissance a “tour of some of the genre’s most well-known touchstones as well as more underground sounds.”

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