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By Rosa Pryor-Trusty,Tonya Taliaferro

ISBN-10: 0738515132

ISBN-13: 9780738515137

African-American leisure in Baltimore captures the brilliance of the city's musical background from 1930 to 1980. This academic and exciting quantity invitations readers to take a visible journey down reminiscence lane to the times whilst Pennsylvania road, the guts of the city's African-American group, vibrated with existence. Celebrated inside those pages are entertainers equivalent to The Ink Spots, Sonny Til & the Orioles, Illinois Jacquet, Cab Calloway, Lionel Hampton, Sammy Davis Jr., Slappy White, Pearl Bailey, Billie vacation, and Ella Fitzgerald; The Avenue's preferred nightspots and theaters together with the mythical Royal Theater, The Regent Theater, the Sphinx, and membership on line casino; and the DJs and promoters who helped domesticate the city's musical talents.

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