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Here’s what’s Trending in the BluesNews from the world of the BluesBlues this Week Ending The April 17-18, 2021
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Kenny Neal is dropping a newly produced album by Patty Parks on his Booga Music Label…..A great story on Elizabeth King of Memphis by JD Nash will touch your heartstrings….And The 42nd Annual Blues Music Awards is coming soon.  Click below to hear the details….

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Sam Cooke is Hot in  the news again…..And Arthea Franklin’s Series on National Geographic has a few problems…Click Below to hear it all……

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Bobby Rush Just won his Second Grammy.  The guy is really elated.  We talked with Bobby about this Grammy win.  Click Below to listen…..

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Tina Turner’s Documentary will be on HBO on March 27th….Genius: Aretha Franklin starring Cynthia Erivo as The Queen of Soul will be on The National Geographic March 21st…And Mr. Handy’s Blues is on DVD now.  The director of Mr. Handy’s Blues just did a very interesting interview with The Americanbluesscene.com site.  Click below to hear all the details…..

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Sunday, June 6th is the day for The Blues Foundation’s 42nd Blues Music Awards.  The event will again be virtual this year because of COVID-19……Go to Blues.org for more Info…..Several new Southern Soul releases are out now….And there are a few Southern Soul and Blues Concerts next weekend…Click below for all the BluesNews Details……

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Concord/Stax Records has established a One million Dollar Scholarship Fund for the Stax Music Academy…And The United States vs Billie Holiday is a great film with Andra Day….Click below to hear about it all….

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William Bell talked with us about his huge honor that he just received…..”Genius: Aretha Franklin” will air on National Georgraphics in March……And “Tina” the documentary will air on HOB soon….Click below to hear all the details……

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William Bell just got a huge honor from the National Endowment For the Arts.  Go to www.Arts.gov for more info….And The Blues Foundation’s Blues Music Awards are out.  Go to www.Blues.org to see the list… Click Below to hear all the details….

 

 

 

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Audio BluesNews For The Weekend Ending April 17-18, 2021