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“God Don’t Never Change: The Songs Of Blind Willie Johnson” Receives Two Grammy Nominations

[12/06/2016]
On Tuesday, December 6, 2016, the National Association of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS) announced two Grammy Award nominations for God Don't Never Change: The Songs Of Blind Willie Johnson.

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WGN-TV Feature On Chicago Bluesman Toronzo Cannon Wins Chicago/Midwest Emmy Award

[12/05/2016]
Blues Man By Night, Bus Driver By Day, the four-minute WGN-TV feature on Chicago's Toronzo Cannon (which originally aired in March 2016), won a Chicago/Midwest Emmy Award, presented by The National Academy Of Television Arts And Sciences on December 3, 2016.

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Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Famer Johnnie Johnson Receives Congressional Gold Medal

[12/04/2016]
On Monday, November 28, 2016, Johnnie Johnson, famed pianist and Rock 'n' Roll Hall Of Famer, posthumously received the Congressional Gold Medal for his service as a U.S. Marine during World War II.

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Toronzo Cannon, Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials Make MOJO's Top Ten of 2016

[11/29/2016]
New releases from world-renowned Chicago blues stars Toronzo Cannon and Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials both made MOJO magazine's influential list of Top Ten Blues Albums Of 2016.

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Blues Legend Lil' Ed Williams To Appear On CONAN

[11/02/2016]
Blues legend Lil' Ed Williams -- leader of the world-famous Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials -- will appear on TBS Network's CONAN on Tuesday, November 15.

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