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At the National Museum of African American Music, Country music legend and pioneering artist, Charley Pride, was honored with the RIAA Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Jay-Z, the self-proclaimed “greatest rapper alive” was inducted Saturday night as part of an eclectic 2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class that included Foo Fighters, Carole King, Tina Turner, The Go-Gos and Todd Rundgren

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(Photo/ Scott Leon courtesy of UME) 

To hear him tell his story, Otis Williams is just a southern boy from Texarkana, Texas, who, while growing up, loved the “Devil’s music.”

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(Photo/ Alexander Popov) 

For months, fans were relegated to watching their favorite singers and musicians over Zoom or via webcasts. Now, live shows are officially back.

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Damien Geter, interim Music Director 

Damien Geter is named interim Music Director as the 21/22 season begins 

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This year marks the 60th Anniversary celebration of The Temptations, the legendary, Grammy Award-Winning group known as the “No. 1 R&B Artists of All Time”

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(John Angelillo/Pool Photo via AP) 

It was a United Nations speech that got attention like few others — a plug for vaccines, young people and the earth's well being from superstar K-pop band BTS.

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(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP) 

Lil Nas X won video of the year at Sundays MTV VMAs on a night that Justin Bieber triumphantly returned to the stage as a performer and as winner of the artist of the year.

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Earlier this month, Parton revealed that she had honored Houston most uniquely.

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The citywide celebration features new Music Director David Danzmayr conducting the Oregon Symphony, and an entertainment lineup that spotlights Portland’s unique and diverse artists and community partners

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