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ANOTHER PIC FROM THE RETRO BLOG F ILES

May be an image of 3 people, people standing, people playing musical instruments, indoor and text that says 'BUDDY HOLLY AND THE A CRICKETS'

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SINGER/SONGWRITER HAS DIED AT 81

8x10 Photo of 1976 Folk Rock DAVID CROSBY Stills, Nash & Young | eBay

David Crosby interview: 'You hope to wake people up' - oregonlive.com
David Van Cortlandt Crosby
(August 14, 1941 – January 19, 2023)

(FOXNews) – David Crosby, a founding member of The Byrds
and Crosby, Stills & Nash, has died after a long illness.

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FIRST FEMALE INDUCTEE WAS ON THIS DAY

Aretha Franklin - Songs, Movie & Death - Biography


Aretha Franklin Dies — Queen of Soul Dead at 76 | TVLine
Aretha Louise Franklin (March 25, 1942 – August 16, 2018)

(FOX NEWS) – Aretha Franklin, whose booming vocals and
powerful personal presence made her one of the
great
entertainers
in global history, became the first woman
inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on this day in
history, Jan. 3, 1987.

"Aretha Franklin was an artist of passion, sophistication
and command, whose recordings remain anthems that
defined soul music,"
the Rock Hall writes in its biography
of the performer.

She "was only 25 when she clinched the title of Lady Soul
with her unforgettably proud, sexy, candid and confident
1967 version of Otis Redding’s ‘Respect.’"

No 1 best selling album of sixties Aretha Franklin with Respect | Aretha  franklin, Respect song, Songs
No 1 best selling album of sixties.

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VOCAL GROUP’S MEMBER DEAD AT AGE 74

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Anita Marie Pointer (January 23, 1948 – December 31, 2022)

Anita was a founding member of the vocal group the
Pointer Sisters
. She died from cancer at her home in
Los Angeles.

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A PALACE FOR THE PEOPLE OPENED IN 1932

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Radio City Music Hall, one of the world’s most celebrated and architecturally significant entertainment venues, opened in the
heart of
midtown Manhattan amid great fanfare on this day in
history, Dec. 27, 1932.

Since its opening, more than 300 million people have gone to
Radio City to enjoy movies, stage shows, concerts and special
events.

New York, NY: This striking photo of the interior of the Radio City Music Hall in Rockefeller Center is the newest picture to be taken of the world's largest theater. Presenting an unusual photographic problem, it was made during an actual stage presentation under normal house lighting conditions while an audience of 6,200 persons was watching the finale of one of the great spectacles that have become associated with the name of the place.

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The Radio City Rockettes, the iconic high-kicking dance
troupe that performs at the theater.

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