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Five Blind Boys of Mississippi

The Five Blind Boys of Mississippi was a post-war gospel quartet. [1]

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Alan Lomax

Alan Lomax (January 31, 1915 – July 19, 2002) was an American field collector of folk music of the 20th century.

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Anthony Heilbut

Anthony Heilbut (born November 22, 1940), is an American writer, and record producer of gospel music.

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Five Blind Boys of Mississippi

The Five Blind Boys of Mississippi was a post-war gospel quartet.

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Gospel music

Gospel music is a music genre in Christian music.

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International Sweethearts of Rhythm

The International Sweethearts of Rhythm was the first integrated all women's band in the United States.

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Jackson, Mississippi

Jackson is the capital of and the largest city in the state of Mississippi.

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James Watts

James Watts may refer to.

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Jazz

Jazz is a genre of music that originated in African American communities in the United States in the late 19th and early 20th century.

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Jubilee quartet

Jubilee quartets were popular African-American religious musical groups in the first half of the 20th century.

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Laurence C. Jones

Laurence Clifton Jones (November 21, 1882 – July 13, 1975), was the founder and long-time president of Piney Woods Country Life School in Rankin County, Mississippi.

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Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress, but which is the de facto national library of the United States.

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Lloyd Woodard

Lloyd Woodard (born November 12, 1984) is an American professional mixed martial artist, currently competing in Titan FC's Lightweight division.

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Martha Louise Morrow Foxx

Martha Louise Morrow Foxx (October 9, 1902–1975) was a pioneering educator of the blind in Mississippi.

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Peacock Records

Peacock Records was an American record label, started in 1949 by Don Robey in Houston, Texas, United States.

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Piney Woods Country Life School

The Piney Woods Country Life School (or The Piney Woods School) is a co-educational independent historically African-American boarding school for grades 9-12 in Piney Woods, unincorporated Rankin County, Mississippi.

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R. H. Harris

Rebert H. Harris (March 23, 1916 - September 3, 2000) was a gospel singer.

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Roscoe Robinson, Jr.

Roscoe Robinson, Jr. (October 11, 1928 – July 22, 1993), was the first African American to become a four-star general in the United States Army.

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The Blind Boys of Alabama

Blind Boys of Alabama are a five-time Grammy Award winning gospel group from Alabama.

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The Soul Stirrers

The Soul Stirrers are an American gospel music group, whose career spans over eighty years.

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Vance Powell

Vance Powell is an American audio engineer and mixing engineer, born in Joplin, Missouri.

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Willmer "Little Ax" Broadnax

Willmer "Little Ax" M. Broadnax, (December 28, 1916 – 1992) also known as "Little Axe", "Wilbur", "Willie", and "Wilmer", was an African-American hard gospel quartet singer.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Five_Blind_Boys_of_Mississippi

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