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This Day in Black History: Jan. 27, 1961
Leontyne Price makes her debut at the Metropolitan Opera. Also, gospel singer Mahalia Jackson died....


This Day in Black History: Feb. 10, 1927
Legendary opera singer Leontyne Price is born....


This Day in Black History: Jan. 7, 1955
Marian Anderson became the first Black person to appear at the Metropolitan Opera in Verdi's Masked...


This Day in Black History: Feb. 15, 1968
Henry Lewis became the first Black to lead a major American orchestra on Feb. 15, 1968....


Race Is No Hurdle for Black Opera Singer Lawrence Brownlee
Race Is No Hurdle for Black Opera Singer Lawrence Brownlee...


US library to save recordings from Tupac, Cosby
US library to save recordings from Tupac | Cosby...


This Day in Black History: April 8, 1993
Marian Anderson dies of congestive failure at the age of 96 on April 8, 1993....


Karyn Parsons Creates Kickstarter for Film About Ballerina Janet Collins
Actress Karyn Parsons has launched a Kickstarter to fund a new animated film that tells the story o...


Tony Award-Winning Director, Dancer Geoffrey Holder Dies at 84
West Indies native was a multi-talented artist....


Barbie Shows Up At AKA Sorority Rush | News | BET.com
Posted Jan. 15, 2008 – Does Barbie have what it takes to join the pretty girls who wear 20 pearls? ...