Cab Calloway

February 1983
Ebony;Feb1983, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p66
The article profiles bandleader, singer, musician, dancer and composer Cabell (Cab) Calloway. He was born in Rochester, New York and became famous when he first performed at the Cotton Club in Harlem during the 1930s and 1940s. He has appeared in several film and theater productions, the latest of which was a role in the "The Blues Brothers." Starting in January 1983, there will be celebrations to commemorate Calloway's over 50 years in show business.


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