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Basic Black; Basic Black Gospel Show


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Basic Black
Basic Black Gospel Show
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Series Description

THe series was formerly known as Say Brother. Series title change as of 1/8/1998. This series is black produced and is one of public television's longest-running series that is rooted in and reflects the culture, concerns, achievements and history of people of African descent. Also includes controversial issues, African American artists, and events of special interest to the African American community.

Series release date: 1/8/1998

Program Description

Two local Gospel groups: "Eye 2 Eye" and "The South Central Mass Choir" perform in front of a live studio audience.



Asset Type

Broadcast program

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Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Basic Black; Basic Black Gospel Show,” 04/09/1998, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F1A98CEF476248EEB03D5E8088F754B2.
MLA: “Basic Black; Basic Black Gospel Show.” 04/09/1998. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F1A98CEF476248EEB03D5E8088F754B2>.
APA: Basic Black; Basic Black Gospel Show. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F1A98CEF476248EEB03D5E8088F754B2
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