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Blues Foundation

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The Blues Foundation is an American nonprofit corporation, headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, that is affiliated with more than 175 blues organizations from various parts of the world. [1]

16 relations: Billboard (magazine), Block Magazine, Blues, Blues Hall of Fame, Blues Music Award, Delta Cultural Center, Ground Zero (blues club), Inland Empire Blues Society, International Blues Challenge, Kentuckiana Blues Society, Knuckleheads Saloon, Memphis, Tennessee, National Endowment for the Humanities, Nonprofit organization, United States, W. C. Handy.

Billboard (magazine)

Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.

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Block Magazine

BLOCK Magazine is a quarterly magazine about the African-American blues tradition.

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Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.

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Blues Hall of Fame

The Blues Hall of Fame is a music museum located in Memphis, Tennessee.

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Blues Music Award

The Blues Music Awards are awards presented by the Blues Foundation, a non-profit organization set up to foster blues heritage.

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Delta Cultural Center

The Delta Cultural Center in downtown Helena, Arkansas, is a cultural center and museum of the Department of Arkansas Heritage.

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Ground Zero (blues club)

Ground Zero is a blues club in Clarksdale, Mississippi that is co-owned by Morgan Freeman, attorney Bill Luckett, and Memphis entertainment executive Howard Stovall.

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Inland Empire Blues Society

The Inland Empire Blues Society (IEBS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting, preserving and promoting the blues through social events, such as concerts, festivals, and a newsletter.

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International Blues Challenge

The International Blues Challenge is a music competition run by the Blues Foundation.

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Kentuckiana Blues Society

The Kentuckiana Blues Society (KBS), founded in 1988 and based in Louisville, Kentucky is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and perpetuation of the blues tradition in all of its forms.

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Knuckleheads Saloon

Knuckleheads Saloon is a music venue in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis is a city located along the Mississippi River in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee.

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National Endowment for the Humanities

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is an independent federal agency of the U.S. government, established by the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965, dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities.

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Nonprofit organization

A non-profit organization (NPO), also known as a non-business entity or non-profit institution, is dedicated to furthering a particular social cause or advocating for a shared point of view.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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W. C. Handy

William Christopher Handy (November 16, 1873 – March 28, 1958) was a composer and musician, known as the Father of the Blues.

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

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