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Cadillac Records–Singing Voices For Change

By Faith Childs
by Faith Childs Cadillac Records, Darnell Martin’s new film, is a retelling of the Chess Records saga. The film chronicles the rise of McKinley Morganfield, aka Muddy Waters, whose journey from Mississippi sharecropper to Chicago blues legend forms the spine of the film. The blues — race music, as it was then known,  performed largely by black musicians and  often…
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