African American Musicians

Here are some famous African American Musicians and other Black artists

Stevie wonder [source wiki]  Album recommendation: “Songs in the Key of Life”

Stevie wonder [source wiki]

Album recommendation: “Songs in the Key of Life”

Jimi Hendrix [image from guardian]  Album recommendation: “Electric Lady”  Documentary: “Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child” & “Woodstock”

Jimi Hendrix [image from guardian]

Album recommendation: “Electric Lady”

Documentary: “Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child” & “Woodstock”

james brown  [image from guardian]  album recommendation “20 All-time Greatest hits'“  Doc: Mr. Dynamite: The rise of jame brown

james brown [image from guardian]

album recommendation “20 All-time Greatest hits'“

Doc: Mr. Dynamite: The rise of jame brown

Nat king cole [image from pbs]  doc: “nat king cole: afraid of the dark”

Nat king cole [image from pbs]

doc: “nat king cole: afraid of the dark”

billie holiday [image from bbc]

billie holiday [image from bbc]

bb king [image from chicago trib]  album rec: “live in cook county jail”

bb king [image from chicago trib]

album rec: “live in cook county jail”

whitney houston [image from wiki]  album: “whitney”, “whitney houston”

whitney houston [image from wiki]

album: “whitney”, “whitney houston”

bob marley [image from billboards]  doc: “remastered: who shot the sheif”

bob marley [image from billboards]

doc: “remastered: who shot the sheif”

Louis Armstrong [ source wiki]

Louis Armstrong [ source wiki]

Marvin Gaye [source wiki]

Marvin Gaye [source wiki]

Ella Fitzgerald [source jazztimes]  album Rec: Ella and Oscar

Ella Fitzgerald [source jazztimes]

album Rec: Ella and Oscar

prince [image from wiki]

prince [image from wiki]

miles davis [image from bbc]   album rec: “porgy and bess”, “kind of blue”, “someday my prince will come”

miles davis [image from bbc]

album rec: “porgy and bess”, “kind of blue”, “someday my prince will come”

Buddy guy [image from buddyguy.com]  album rec: “sweet tea”, “rhythm & blues”

Buddy guy [image from buddyguy.com]

album rec: “sweet tea”, “rhythm & blues”

ladysmith black mambazo [image from npr]  album rec: “Thuthukani Ngoxolo”

ladysmith black mambazo [image from npr]

album rec: “Thuthukani Ngoxolo”

Duke ellington [source wiki]

Duke ellington [source wiki]

ray Charles [source wiki]

ray Charles [source wiki]

aretha franklin [image from bbc]  album rec: “Amazing Grace” & “greatest hits”  doc: “amazing grace”

aretha franklin [image from bbc]

album rec: “Amazing Grace” & “greatest hits”

doc: “amazing grace”

john coltrane [image from npr]  album rec: “Duke Ellington & John Coltrane ”   doc: “chasing trane”

john coltrane [image from npr]

album rec: “Duke Ellington & John Coltrane

doc: “chasing trane”

etta james [image from rockhall]  album rec: “at last!”

etta james [image from rockhall]

album rec: “at last!”