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Aretha Franklin at 2007 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

Today in Music: January 21st

Music history highlights that have happened on January 21st from the birthplace of the blues… and rock n’ roll. 1927:  1st national broadcast ever from a U.S. opera venue (Faust from Chicago). 1941:  Opera tenor Placido Domingo born in Madrid. 1941:  Folk singer Richie Havens born in Brooklyn. 1956:  Victor Borge’s “Comedy in Music” show […]

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