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John Coltrane

John William Coltrane was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Working in the bebop and hard bop idioms early in his career, Coltrane helped pioneer the use of modes and was one of the players a...

Kind of Blue

Kind of Blue is a studio album by American jazz trumpeter-composer Miles Davis. It was recorded on March 2 and April 22, 1959, at Columbia’s 30th Street Studio in New York City, and released on ...

John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman

John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman is a studio album featuring John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman released by Impulse! Records in July or August 1963. It was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2013.

Duke Ellington & John Coltrane

Duke Ellington & John Coltrane is a jazz album by Duke Ellington and John Coltrane released in January 1963 on Impulse! Records.

Infinity

Infinity is an album credited to John Coltrane, released on Impulse! Records in 1972. It features overdubs with strings of Coltrane’s pieces recorded in 1965 and 1966, at the hands of Alice Colt...

Ntozake Shange

Ntozake Shange was an American playwright and poet. As a Black feminist, she addressed issues relating to race and Black power in much of her work.

I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land, A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad

I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land, A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad

Traces the story of former slaves Thornton and Lucie Blackburn, who launched a daring escape from their slave masters in 1831 and became the subjects of a legal dispute between Canada and the United S...

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope

Now a Netflix Film, Starring and Directed by Chiwetel Ejiofor of 12 Years a Slave William Kamkwamba was born in Malawi, a country where magic ruled and modern science was mystery. It was also a land w...

Soul Food Love, Healthy Recipes Inspired by One Hundred Years of Cooking in a Black Family

Soul Food Love, Healthy Recipes Inspired by One Hundred Years of Cooking in a Black Family

A mother and daughter duo translate soul food recipes passed down through generations into affordable and nutritious dishes, featuring black-eyed pea hummus, spicy pepper chicken, sweet potato skewers...