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The category title says it all: This is about music of high quality, from Jazz via Soul and Funk to World Music and more.

Nancy Wilson: The Big Voice at 81

When Nancy Wilson was born, 81 years ago today, Franklin D. Roosevelt was President, Nazi Germany had not attacked Poland yet, racial segregation was considered "normal" by white America and Martin Luther King was an 8-year-old child. Her father was a worker, her mother a maid. Early on, Nancy's interest in music and in singing developed, since…
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Milcho Leviev at 80

In 1982, four bearded men hit a stage in Los Angeles. They were not just any men. And the stage was not just any stage. It was located at the Tonight Show’s studio. The gifted musicians show host Johnny Carson had invited were the drummer…