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Cab Calloway: Sketches

"Cab Calloway: Sketches" recalls the "Hi De Ho Man" (1907-94), a singer, dancer and bandleader who led one of the top black big bands of the 1930s and '40s. He introduced himself to a new generation of fans with a turn in "The Blues Brothers" in 1980.

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American Masters is a biographical series examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists — both a celebration and an exploration of creativity in America.

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