Today in Black History – Louis Armstrong recording released

Louis Armstrong recorded the first of Hot Five and Hot Seven recordings that influenced the direction of jazz. Louis Armstrong influenced direction of jazz

This Day In Black History: September 16

Blues singer and musician B.B. King was born. Source: https://newsone.com/758275/today-in-black-history-september-16/

This Day In Black History: September 13

Rapper Tupac Shakur died of gunshot wounds in Las Vegas, Nevada. Source: https://www.bet.com/news/national/2013/09/13/this-day-in-black-history-sept-13-1996.html

This Day In Black History: September 11

Actress and singer Taraji P. Henson was born in Washington, DC. Source: https://thewright.org/index.php/explore/educational-resources/2013-11-28-11-27-37/today-in-black-history-9112014

This Day In Black History: September 9

Otis Redding, songwriter and record producer, was born Source: https://www.bet.com/news/national/2012/09/09/this-day-in-black-history-september-9-1941.html

This Day In Black History: September 6

Golden Globe-winning actor, Idris Elba was born. Source: http://www.blackfacts.com/fact/elba-idrissa-akuna-idris-1972