Centric Celebrates 'The Cosby Show' and Jazz

Stevie Wonder on The Cosby Show

Centric will continue its Black History Month celebration this weekend with a special tribute to musical legends.

Kicking off the weekend will include special episodes of The Cosby Show featuring cameos from influential musicians including Dizzy Gillespie, Stevie Wonder and Lena Horne.

Following this is As Written: Jeffrey Osbourne, a special behind the scenes look at the R&B crooner’s first jazz standard album, A Time For Love. The documentary features a reunion with legendary producer George Duke and a guest appearance from Chaka Khan.

The weekend will also include films that take an extensive look of musical pioneers. Cadillac Records focuses on the dynamic lives of musical legends Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin’ Wolf, Chuck Berry and Etta James; the 1972 classic Lady Sings The Blues starring Diana Ross as the iconic blues singer Billie Holiday. 

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