An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars.
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"The Queen of Country Music” is still going strong after more than 50 years of music.
How Fats Domino’s brand of New Orleans rhythm & blues morphed into rock 'n' roll.
King tells her story in a new documentary with previously unseen and rare performances.
B.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most celebrated blues musicians of all time.
Betty White talks about comedian, actor, singer and writer Carol Burnett.
Lena Horne talks about racial equality in her lifetime and in generations to come.
Bernadette Peters talks about meeting Mel Brooks.
Herbie Hancock remembers the first time he met Quincy Jones.
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Trailer for the American Masters film Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You.
Trailer for In Their Own Words, the American Masters digital archive project.
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Since 2007, photographer Lloyd Wolf and collaborators have been documenting Arlington's Columbia Pike corridor, one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the nation.
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