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PAUL ROBESON—THE FAMOUS BLACK SINGER AMERICA TRIED TO FORGET

PAUL ROBESON—THE FAMOUS BLACK SINGER AMERICA TRIED TO FORGET

Paul Robeson-The Famous Black Singer America Tried to Forget By Marissa JohnsonPaul Robeson or “Big Paul” as he was fondly known was a 6’3″ bass-baritone. He often performed in crowded theaters and sang songs of peace, struggle, and perseverance in twenty-five languages. He was a charismatic man and an athlete despite his many affairs and his troubled mar