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June 3, 2008

Ashanti @ NYSE

(Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)
Universal recording artist Ashanti rings The Opening BellSM in recognition of Black Music Month.
About The Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc.
The Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc., a not-for-profit organization established in 1991, is dedicated to the preservation and development of the legendary Apollo Theater through the Apollo Experience of world-class live performances and education programs that honor the influence and advance the contributions of African-American artists and advance emerging creative voices across cultural and artistic media.
Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc.’s vision is to expand the reach of the Apollo Experience to a worldwide audience. The world famous Apollo Theater is more than a historic landmark - it is a source of pride and a symbol of the brilliance of American artistic accomplishment. With its rich history and continued significance, the Apollo Theater, considered the bastion of African-American culture and achievement, is one of the most fascinating chronicles in American history.
About Black Music Month 2008
President of the United States of America, George W. Bush has proclaimed June 2008 as Black Music Month encouraging all Americans to learn more about the history of black music and to enjoy the great contributions of African-American singers, musicians, and composers.
Black Music Month celebrates the extraordinary talents and creativity of African-American singers, musicians, and composers whose achievements have enriched our culture and enhanced our lives. source

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