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Music Idols & Icons

Music Idols & Icons explores the lives of great 20th century musicians. It is an exciting series of music biographies for public television that profiles some of the greatest music names of the 20th century. These biographies explore the artists’ ups and downs, joys and sorrows, and the tragedies and triumphs expressed in the music they make. While each artist has a different musical style, the artists’ common bond is artistic success.

Each film is as unique as each musician’s music, and provides viewers with not only a look at the world of music but also insights into the human condition. Enjoy newfound familiarity with 20th century music stars as Music Idols & Icons explores the roads they traveled to bring their music to the world.

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