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Senegalese Mega-Star Youssou N’Dour (extra credit blog post)

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For my blog entry on world popular music, I decided to focus on Youssou N’Dour. Although he is virtually unknown in the states, he is somewhat of a mega star in Africa. I… Continue reading

80’s Icon Pat Benatar

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Blog Entry #3 I love 80s music, so I decided to focus my blog on an 80s icon. Not only did her career thrive throughout the 80s, but she is also known for… Continue reading

Jazz Great Thelonious Monk (circa 1940-1960’s)

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Blog Entry #2 I decided to write about jazz great, Thelonious Monk. I will admit that I am not extremely well versed in his music, nor is jazz a favorite genre of mine,… Continue reading

Thirteenth Step – A Perfect Circle

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Blog Entry #1 I have a very eclectic musical taste. I literally love music and I am drawn to anything that “sounds good” to my ears. For that reason, it has always been… Continue reading