Music

Lauryn Hill

She is best known for being a member of the Fugees and for her critically acclaimed solo album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, which won numerous awards and broke several sales records.

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Al Jarreau

While in San Francisco in the 1960s, Jarreau started performing at jazz clubs. He went on to team up with George Duke to form a jazz trio.

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Diana Ross

She is a founding member and lead singer of The Supremes during the 1960s. In 1993, the Guinness Book of World Records declared Ross the most successful female music artist in history.

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Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday popular jazz standard "Summertime, was listed on the available pop charts at number 12, the first time the jazz standard charted under any artist.

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Nat King Cole

Cole was one of the first African Americans to host a television variety show, The Nat King Cole Show, and has maintained worldwide popularity since his death from lung cancer in February 1965.

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Lenny Kravitz

He won the Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance four years in a row from 1999 to 2002, breaking the record for most wins in that category and most consecutive wins in one category.

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