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The making of Chaka Khan The making of Chaka Khan All kinds of Chicago music—AM radio pop, free-spirited R&B, bold Afrocentric jazz, soulful funk—came together to shape her incredible voice. July 17, 2018
Blues on the Bandwagon July 31, 2003
Before the Civil Rights Act, Herman Roberts's club defined black nightlife on the south side Before the Civil Rights Act, Herman Roberts's club defined black nightlife on the south side As proprietor of Roberts Show Lounge and the 500 Room, Roberts booked the likes of Nat "King" Cole, Sammy Davis Jr., Count Basie, and Lionel Hampton—and responded to segregation and its legacy with ingenuity and class. December 03, 2014

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