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Yusuke Was a Former Slave From Africa Who Became Japan's First Black Samurai in the 1500s
Michael Jackson Wrote "We Are the World" with Lionel Richie
Stevie Wonder was the First Black Artist to Win a GRAMMY for “Album of the Year”
Nat King Cole Was the 1st Black Person to Have His Own Nationally-Syndicated TV Show on NBC
Floyd Norman Was Walt Disney Studio’s First African American Animator
This 11-Year Old is the Youngest Fashion Designer Ever to Present at New York Fashion Week
Mary Alexander, the First Black Woman to Appear in Coca-Cola Advertisements
Kurtis Blow, the First Rapper to be Signed by a Major Label
Sam Cooke Was the First African American Pop Singer to Have His Own Record Label
Who Killed Sam Cooke?
Black Composers Have Been Missing From Music School Curriculums For 130 Years
The History of Easter and Easter Hats
Ella Fitzgerald Was the First Black Person to Ever Win a Grammy
Meet the Family of 7 Brothers and Sisters Who Are World-Renowned, Classical Music Geniuses
First Black Man to Perform at the White House Was a Blind, Autistic Slave
At 8-Years Old, She Was Already Speaking 8 Languages and Playing 8 Instruments
WERD Was America’s First Black-Owned Radio Station
Meet The First Black Symphony Orchestra Conductor
What Ever Happened to Tammi Terrell?
Jazz Singer Billie Holiday Was Only 44-Years Old When She Died