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2 months 1 week ago
2021 intro: In November 1976, the legendary Curtis Mayfield (whose "There's No Place Like America Today" album is part of the 2021 Black History Month campaign at Warner Music Group) sat down with David Nathan at the Chicago headquarters of Curtom Records studios to talk about his work at the time with other artists as well as the formation of Curtom and more…
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Atlantic/Rhino
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In all great record collections, curation is everything. Those who put records on their shelves are making a statement - saying something about who they are and what they value.

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"Purple Rain," in the rain.
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Warner Records
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Revisiting the jazz guitarist's crossover smash.
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2 months 2 weeks ago
Four limited-run stations honoring Black artists will premiere this month.
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Warner Records
2 months 2 weeks ago

You might know the biggest part of the El DeBarge story: as part of a musical family that gave way to Motown acts Switch and DeBarge, El became a darling of the R&B and pop charts in the '80s,

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Michael Zagaris/Getty Images
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A powerhouse performance at a troubled time.
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Don Paulsen/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
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The New York theater made the Godfather of Soul a legend.
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