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This Day in Black History: Oct. 21, 1917
Jazz legend Dizzy Gillespie was born in Cheraw, South Carolina, on Oct. 21, 1917....


This Day in Black History: Sept. 28, 1991
Jazz great Miles Davis dies at age 65 on Sept. 28, 1991....


Jazz Legend Gerald Wilson Dies at 96
The dynamic musician passed away from pneumonia in his Los Angeles home....


Casting News: Phylicia Rashad to Play Lesbian Character; Denzel Re-teams With Training Day Co-Star
Plus, Carmen Ejogo joins Ethan Hawke in period jazz love story....


Commentary: When It's Totally OK Not to Respect Your Elders
Bill Cosby and others accused of sexual assault may need to lose their icon status....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 10, 1917
Pianist and composer Thelonious Monk was born....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 18, 1961
Wynton Marsalis, jazz trumpet virtuoso, was born Oct. 18, 1961....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 21, 1917
Dizzy Gillespie is born....


Billy Taylor, Jazz Musician, Dies at 89
The pianist and composer was a tireless educator and promoter of the musical genre....


Bio: Charles S. Dutton
Charles S. Dutton bio....


Those We Lost In '07
BET's "Those We Lost" celebrates | mourns | and remembers the influential members of the community ...