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Today’s exceptional episode of Electronically Yours features a true legend, Gary D. Hines.
He has led multi-Grammy award-winning collective Sounds of Blackness for 50 years, creating an inspiring hybrid of Pop, Hip-Hop, Rhythm & Blues, Jazz, Latin, Rock, Blues, Reggae, Ragtime, Classical and Gospel.
Gary has also worked with Quincy Jones, Jimmy “Jam” Harris & Terry Lewis, Prince, Usher, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Aretha Franklin, Elton John, Johnny Gill, Patti LaBelle, Sting, Dolly Parton, Danny Glover and Jordin Sparks to name just a few.
He is also an educator, lecturing worldwide about the history, impact and evolution of African-American music and culture.
Ladies and gentlemen - leader of the magnificent Sounds of Blackness - Gary D. Hines...
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