Category: black history

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Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers recorded Like Someone In Love #onthisday in 1960.

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Louis Armstrong was born #onthisday in 1901.

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Blue Mitchell recorded The Thing To Do #onthisday in 1964.

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Lou Donaldson recorded Blues Walk for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1958.

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Miles Davis recorded Quiet Nights with arranger Gil Evans #onthisday in 1962.

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Hank Mobley recorded Mobley’s 2nd Message #onthisday in 1956.

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Johnny Hodges was born #onthisday in 1907.

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Thelonious Monk recorded Genius of Modern Music: Volume 2 for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1952.

Pianist Elmo Hope was born #onthisday in 1923.

Pianist Elmo Hope was born #onthisday in 1923.

Sidney Bechet recorded ‘Summertime’ #onthisday…

Sidney Bechet recorded ‘Summertime’ #onthisday in 1939.