Harlem World: Proud Musical Moments

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The Palmieri Brothers Drop Harlem River Drive

In 1971, Harlem's riverside highway, perfect for a beautiful nighttime ride, got its own special ode on this classic fusion album from Latin jazz legends Eddie and Charlie Palmieri. Two years later, jazz flutist Bobbi Humphrey would name a timeless song after the same road.

(Photo: EMI Records)

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