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American Experience

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This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time. Its Peabody Award winners include profiles of FDR and Malcolm X, and such diverse topics as Nixon's 1972 trip to China, the controversy surrounding `Citizen (more…)

Premiered: October 4, 1988

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 1, Episode 10 That Rhythm, Those Blues

First Aired: December 6, 1988

Reflecting on R&B, the music that gave rise to rock and roll. Included: recollections of singers, musicians, record producers and deejays. Host: David McCullough.