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6 little-known facts about Charlie Parker, the jazz icon from the 40s

This talented man only lived for 34 years, but during his lifetime he managed to do something the history of music had never seen before.



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Cheryl McMeekin
Never heard of him, sad story.
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Mar 9, 2020 1:28PM
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Mar 5, 2020 9:41AM
silentangel
I don't remember any of his music. This article was very interesting. So sad that his life ended so early.
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Feb 28, 2020 2:20PM
Kirk Tanaka
One of the great Jazz musicians of all time.
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Feb 28, 2020 1:56AM
Susan Golebiewski
Charlie Parker was a great musician with God-given talent. He suffered through his - very sad.
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Feb 27, 2020 9:32PM
lhreese
So sad about his family and drugs.
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Feb 27, 2020 9:04PM
feliciaacarter
One of the all time greats!!🤗🤗❤
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Feb 27, 2020 7:57PM
Celeste Thomas
Really Talented
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Feb 27, 2020 6:45PM
Darlene Davidson
A jazz icon. His life was talented and tragic.
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Feb 27, 2020 5:47PM
suejolley
Truly a great talent .
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Feb 27, 2020 5:08PM

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