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Black History Month

Nas Writes Open Letter To Honor Black Musicians For Black History Month Celebration

Nas recounted how the music of the black artists before him has influenced his life as a young man in Queens. The hip-hop and rap veteran wrote a letter celebrating Black History Month.

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your Black Classical Music History?

As Classicalite's favorite classical music radio station reminded us, the historian Carter G. Woodson chose the second week of February in 1926 to be deemed "Negro History Week" because the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln (Feb. 12) and Frederick ...

Irondale Ensemble, American Opera Projects Premiere 'Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom' and 'Color Between the Lines'

The Irondale Ensemble Project and American Opera Projects have partnered up for the Lines of Freedom Festival, which celebrates the lives and achievements of the African-American community. With two shows at the end of the month, Lines of Freedom ...

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