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Black Music America
This is a gateway to many artists, awards, TV channels about Black music, news articles, etc. (even though it is a commercial (.com) site).
Center for Black Music Research
from Columbia College, Chicago
Search for your favorite Black musicians.
Music from NPR (National Public Radio)
Find your favorite Black musician! Use the search box at the top right to locate information and audio about your favorite Black musicians. Includes Jazz & Blues, Hip Hop, Rock/Pop/Folk, Classical and World music.
Red Hot Jazz Archive
A history of Jazz before 1930 (navigation links for this site are at the bottom of the page)
Great Black Music Project
The Great Black Music Project, an archival system using the latest technological processes to be housed at the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies(JHCCICS) and a virtual house on the world wide web - accessible globally by all interested. The capabilities of the project are vast enough to be a repository of both audio and video, recordings, photos, news clips, essays, critical review and thought - from the analog past to the digital future.