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WMPG celebrates the lives of Black men and women throughout the month of February. Born Edward Kennedy in Washington, DC, Duke Ellington had a 50-year career in jazz music. He elevated jazz to an art form. In 1999, he received a special posthumous Pulitzer Prize for Music.
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American composer, Pianist, Band leader, Jazz, Black History Month
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G, DJ Daddy, "Duke Ellington" (2020). Black History Month Segments. 4.