1. 5 Most Musical Presidents: From Barack Obama to Thomas Jefferson

    February 17, 2014 8:20 AM EST President Obama has made the Internet collectively squeal by simply singing a few lines of "Let's Stay Together" and "Sweet Home Chicago" in the past, but he isn't the only president with minor musical chops up his su ...

  2. Marian Anderson

    Marian Anderson

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  3. 29 Black Music Milestones: Marian Anderson Performs at the Lincoln Memorial

    February 04, 2011 7:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Before Martin Luther King, Jr., spoke the words to his celebrated "I Have A Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in 1963, world famous contralto Marian Anderson lived out her own dream on those famous Washington D.C. steps on April 9, 193 ...

  4. Bruce Springsteen, Dave Brubeck Among Kennedy Center Honorees

    September 09, 2009 11:19 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Brubeck just wishes his mom could see him now: On Dec. 6, the same day the jazz composer and pianist turns 89, he'll be among the leading artists feted at the 32nd Kennedy Center Honors Gala. Dignitaries from President Barack Obama on down ...

  5. New National Recording Registry Entries Announced

    June 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Twenty five culturally significant recordings — including a radio broadcast of Marian Anderson's recital at the Lincoln Memorial, Dylan Thomas reading of "A Child's Christmas in Wales," and Winston Churchill'a speech that ...