Take the "A" Train

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Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

Duke Ellington & His Orchestra was a prominent American jazz band led by pianist and composer Duke Ellington. Active from the 1920s to the 1970s, the orchestra played a significant role in the development of jazz, and Ellington is considered one of the most influential figures in the genre. The orchestra's music was characterized by its sophistication, creativity, and virtuosity, earning them a reputation as one of the greatest big bands in jazz history. more »


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1998
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You must take the 'A' train
To go Sugar Hill 'way up in Harlem
If you miss the 'A' train
You'll find you've missed the quickest way to Harlem

Hurry, get on now it's coming
Listen to those rails a thrumming
All 'board get on the 'A' train
Soon you will be on Sugar Hill in Harlem

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