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2000 Latin.com
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19372102-18-2002
Welcome to 2000 Latin.com. Here you will find all about your favorite artists: Chayanne, Gloria Estefan, Ricky Martin, Enrique Iglesias, Cristina Aguilera, Luis Miguel, Marc Anthony, Alejandro Sanz, Jennifer Lopez...
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A History of African Music
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1921No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Introduction To put African music in an historical and social context, I compiled the following notes on African history, on the social context of African music, on the instruments and styles of Africa.
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African American Contributions to Classical Music
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1907No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Classical music in the United States``has been shaped and profoundly influenced by African American styles and composers.
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African Children's Choir
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1934No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Bringing Hope And Healing To The Innocent And Abandoned
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African Music Encyclopedia: Fela Anikulapo Kuti
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205710101-01-2002
Fela Anikulapo Kuti, born in Abeokuta, Nigeria in 1938, was a singer-composer, trumpet, sax and keyboard player, bandleader, and politician. Kuti was one of Africa's most controversial musicians and throughout his life he continued to fight for the rights
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Afromix
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1905No Votes Yet01-01-2002
This server is devoted to the promotion of the Afro-Caribbean culture by means of it's music.
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Afropop
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193210101-01-2002
By "Afropop", we mean the immense and richly varied landscape of contemporary African music. Remember that Africa is made up of 54 countries and each country can have dozens, sometimes hundreds of distinct languages and musical traditions.
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Albert Collins
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1908No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Albert "The Iceman" Collins Instruments: electric guitar "The Master of the Telecaster" , vocals Lifespan: 1932-1994 Style synopsis: The "Houston Twister's" style was more an all out attack than anything else.
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Atlanta - Onyx Opera
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1906No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Non-profit opera company highlights the musical contributions of African-American artists and composers. Read about founders and upcoming events.
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A-Z Disco
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191410401-01-2002
A site dedicated to 70's music and artists like Barry White, Ashford & Simpson, Donna Summer, Commodores, Edwin Starr, Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band, Earth Wind & Fire, etc.
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Bailey, Pearl - Richmond Times-Dispatch
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1916No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Newspaper tribute to African-American history includes a profile of Pearlie Mae, the beloved actress and jazz singer.
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Berry Gordy Jr. -- Detroit's record king
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1925No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Berry Gordy Jr. -- Detroit's record king December 26, 1962 BY KEN BARNARD Free Press Staff Writer A young Detroit songwriter named Berry Gordy Jr. has a record firm on West Grand Boulevard that he calls Hitsville, U.S.A. Gordy, who went into...
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Black Rock Coalition
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19665101-01-2002
New York based organization represents a united front of black musicians and artists dedicated to artistic freedom and exposure.
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Black Voices of Inspiration
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20685.592901-01-2002
Black Voices of Inspiration Established in the fall of 1975, the Purdue University Black Voices of Inspiration sponsored by the Purdue University Black Cultural Center is committed to the performance of the music of African Americans. The primary..
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Blacksound - The house of black music : Negro Spirituals, Religious Mu...
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19102.67301-01-2002
Browse by Country Browse by Style More Music Funk Afro Sound Reggae/Ragga Rap & Hip Hop R&B/Soul Jazz Blues Salsa Caribbean Dance/Trip Hop Negro Spirituals Rock/Pop Soundtracks
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Blues Online¬
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1907No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Go To Table of Contents ~~ What's New? ~~ Index of Pages "Blues with a feeling, that's what I have today.." Little Walter Blues Online¬ is an information resource whose mission is to increase awareness and appreciation of blues music and its history..
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Brenda Russell
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1926No Votes Yet01-01-2002
BRENDA RUSSELL's new CD; PARIS RAIN ! stephan oberhoff, producer/artist, introduces the new record, load MP3 soundfiles, crosscut through the entire album available! Brenda Russell Biography
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Carey Bell
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1918No Votes Yet01-01-2002
One of Chicago's defining harpists (though often overshadowed by legends like Junior Wells)... Born in Macon, Mississippi on November 14, 1936, Bell moved to Chicago in 1956 with his godfather, respected blues and country and western pianist Lovie Lee.
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Cash Money Records
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1903No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Roster includes rap artists such as Juvenile, Lil' Wayne, Hot Boys and Big Tymers. Look over the media coverage and discussion forum.
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Classic Soul Music/Culture, Five Stairsteps, Honeycone,
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19725.531501-01-2002
Black Music/Culture web site. Funk, Soul, R&B artists. Related Political, Social and historical perspective/context. Essays, Album/Book reviews, midi/.wav downloads and more
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Composers of African Descent
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20985.463501-01-2002
Africans, African Americans and African Europeans in the Western Classical tradition. Pages are devoted to Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Edmond Dede and Chevalier de Saint-Georges. Includes a CD list.
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Dancehall Reggae Mania
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1940No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Dancehall Reggae SOund has a wide selection of dancehall reggae and soundsystem clash tapes,dancehall reggae cd's, cd,tony matterhorn, rocky trooper, soca, capleton, mixed reggae music for sale and...
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Dinah Washingtion
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1920No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Dinah Washington was born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama and became known as One of the most versatile and gifted vocalists in American popular music history, Dinah Washington made extraordinary recordings in jazz, blues, R&B and light pop contexts, and could hav
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DJ Mixes Online
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1923No Votes Yet01-01-2002
The best in R&B hip hop rap funk reggae calypso parang house slow and soul. Download the hottest dj mixes.
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Download Free Music
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207410101-01-2002
Get free access to tens of thousands of hip-hop, r&b, reggae and jazz music tracks by the world's top artists. Large collection of free music to play or download.
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E-Mail Consultation - Getting into the music business
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1907No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Expert radio broadcaster and record company executive answer your questions about getting into the music business.
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Georgia Sea Island Singers - St. Simons Island Gullah African America
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1960No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Georgia Sea Island Singers - St. Simons Island/Gullah/African American/Slavery Music and Culture
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Headquarters Records.com
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1952No Votes Yet01-01-2002
An independent record label dedicated to the promotion of the finest talent in Rap, Reggae, R&B, Jazz, House and Gospel music.
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His and Her Khoncepts-Digital Video/ Photos
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1892No Votes Yet01-01-2002
We are an all occasion digital videography and photography company. We specialize in nightclub events and musical artist video production.
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Howlin' Wolf
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1907No Votes Yet01-01-2002
This site is maintained by Mark Hoffman and James Segrest, co-authors of the upcoming Howlin' Wolf biography "The Howlin' Wolf Story." If you wish to share your stories or thoughts about the Wolf with us, please visit our Who's Been Talkin' discussion pag
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Jazz History and Black Music
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1934No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Palo Alto College Library--links to Jazz and Black music information on the We
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JOSH WHITE, JR.
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1938No Votes Yet01-01-2002
JOSH WHITE, JR. (secular, folk/blues, pop, jazz, vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, actor, adult and children's concert performer and recording artist, teacher and social activist).
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KOTOJA: Modern Afro-Beat!
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1902No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Kotoja is a colorful Nigerian and American Afro-pop jazz band. The inspiring, critically acclaimed group has brought audiences to their feet around the country with an animated and powerful show.
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Ladysmith Black Mambazo
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1921No Votes Yet01-01-2002
The Members of Ladysmith Black Mambazo would like to thank all those fans who joined them for their just concluded concert tour of the western USA
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LaFace Homepage
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1933No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Youngbloodz chat with blaze.com 4.6 at 8 PM NEW SINGLE "He Wasn't Man Enough" listen realaudio TONI BRAXTON ALBUM IN STORES APRIL 25TH e x c l u s i v e Watch Toni's New Video "He Wasn't Man Enough" www.real.com WORLD PARTY IN STORES NOW! goodiemob@laface
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LaFace Records
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1925No Votes Yet01-01-2002
AZ YET 4TH AVE DE DE O'NEAL GOODIE MOB TLC TONI BRAXTON DONELL JONES THE TONY RICH PROJECT
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LIFT EVERY VOICE AND SING
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1927No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Lift Every Voice and Sing was written by the noted black poet and civil rights leader James Weldon Johnson. It was originally intended for use in a program given by a group of Jacksonville, Florida school children to celebrate Lincoln's birthday. In as mu
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Luther Henderson
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1906No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Luther Henderson, musical director, director, composer, arranger, orchestrator ON and OFF Broadway.
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Muddy Waters
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1920No Votes Yet01-01-2002
The Official Muddy Waters Website is sanctioned by the Estate of McKinley Morganfield. All rights reserved. This site has been created to educate the world in the music of Muddy
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New Orleans Music WWOZ
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1937No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Listener supported jazz and heritage station for New Orleans and the surrounding region. From blues to jazz, cajun, zydeco, gospel, Brazilian and Caribbean, WWOZ keeps the music and musical heritage..
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Noble Sissle & Eubie Blake
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2038No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake Copyrighted 1992, 1997 by Thomas L Morgan Eubie Blake was born James Hubert Blake in Baltimore, Maryland, on February 7, 1883.
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Official James Cotton - Superharp - Website
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1916No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Blues harmonica, Grammy Award winning musician, Living Legend James Cotton; the official Superharp website complete with Discography, Online Store, Biography, Gig Schedule, Message Board, etc.
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PDXRap
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1963No Votes Yet01-01-2002
The PDXRap events calendar is intended to be a resource for artists of all genres to communicate upcoming events and attractions to the Portland, Seattle and Tacoma areas.
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PEEPS MAIN
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2038No Votes Yet01-01-2002
We at GetMusic understand the power of music and your passion for it. Our goal is to satisfy your musical cravings by giving you unprecedented access to your favorite artists and helping you discover tomorrow's stars today.
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P-Funk.Com
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192710101-01-2002
Well... how in the funk are ya' doin'? Welcome to p-funk.com, your First Stop on the road to the groovalistic side of the Internet! 
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Price, Leontyne - Afrocentric Voices
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1900No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Read this biography of American lyric soprano Price who studied at Julliard and rose to opera fame. Learn about her career highlights.
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Price, Leontyne - Black History Biography
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1927No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Encyclopedia Britannica Guide to Black History offers this biography of American lyric soprano Price. Learn about her fight against prejudice.
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R & B Allstars - S.F. Bay Area Soul Music
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1935No Votes Yet01-01-2002
The R & B Allstars, fronted by Elena Keating, feature musicians and singers that have recorded and/or toured with artists such as Aretha Franklin, Michael Bolton, Janet Jackson, Tony,Toni,Tone,...
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Rhino Records-Black History In Music
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19185.641101-01-2002
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Roland Hayes
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1909No Votes Yet01-01-2002
If tenor Roland Hayes, who died in 1977 at the age of 90, had been a pop vocalist, we'd call him one of the century's great "song stylists."
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Ruth Brown
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1928No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Simply put, the legendary Ruth Brown is a musical pioneer and a celebrated icon of rhythm and blues. From her explosive debut in 1949 with Atlantic Records (her #1 hit "Teardrops From My Eyes" was Atlantic's first 45 rpm single), through her 1999 Lifetime
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Scott Joplin
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1911No Votes Yet01-01-2002
The Scott Joplin International Ragtime Foundation in Sedalia, Missouri, the Cradle of Ragtime.
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Stone Groove
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1934No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Funk, Soul and R&B LPs I am a collector of funk, soul and r&b records. While hunting thru used record stores, flee markets and collections for sale, I come across alot of records that I already have in my collection, but that I think others might enjoy in
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The African American Art Song Alliance
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1907No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Founded in 1997, this is the home of interchange between performers and scholars interested in African American contribution to art music.
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The King Sunny Ade Homepage
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1907No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Innovator extraordinaire in the lively form of juju music, King Sunny Ade has also become an international messenger for peace, love and respect, a gospel he spreads through his intense performance schedule of the last thirty years.
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The Negro Problem
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1944No Votes Yet01-01-2002
THE TNP MAILER Join Remove The Negro Problem Knitting Factory The Negros Stew Says Email Us Buy Our CD FastBand GlobalCast
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The Negro Spiritual
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1922No Votes Yet01-01-2002
The Negro Spiritual is the newsletter of Friends of Negro Spirituals.``Our goals are the celebration and study of Negro Spirituals.
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TheSituation.Co.Uk
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1935No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Our predominant slant towards black popular culture and the London club and event scene was an inevitable feature of the site, influenced by the cultural heritage and residency of the sites founders.
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Tracy Chapman
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1918No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Tracy Chapman helped restore singer-songwriters to the spotlight in the '80s. The multi-platinum success of Chapman's eponymous 1988 debut was unexpected, and it had lasting impact.
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TYAD Records
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191910101-01-2002
Black owned indie record label specializing in pop, r&b, jazz, rap/hip hop, dance, Latin and country.
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UNDACOVA's MUSIC PAGE
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19175.51001-01-2002
This page contains various music links to sites containing RnB, reggae, ragga, Hip-Hop, rap, soul, swing, rare-groove, soca, calypso, gospel and jazz. In other words ...links to Black Music
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Welcome to Bembe Records
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1930No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Bembe Records is dedicated to the entire range of Afro-Cuban inspired music. This includes salsa, Latin jazz, and folkloric music. We only release the best: exceptional music by top musicians. We at...
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Welcome to BlackMusicAmerica.com!
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1915No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Welcome to BlackMusicAmerica.Com! Please be patient while our site undergoes a facelift over the next few months to bring you a bigger, better site with many features we believe you'll find...
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Welcome to Defjam.com
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1916No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Home of the most dynamic hip-hop music label -- Def Jam! Interact with other rap-lovers and find out the latest info on your favorite Def Jam artist!
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Welcome to hip-hop.com
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2015No Votes Yet01-01-2002
hip-hop.com home page
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Welcome to Old Beale Street
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1953No Votes Yet01-01-2002
Beale Street is now known as the "home of the blues," and the "birthplace of rock'n'roll." But, Beale Street is much much more than that and here in this section of Beale Street's web site you can visit and learn about old Beale Street which is no more, a
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