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Lena Horne Turns 90

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Lena Horne Turns 90

Lena Horne Turns 90

Lena Horne Turns 90

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Singer Lena Horne broke down racial barriers and paved the way for many of today's black entertainers.

Now, the songstress has reached another milestone. The pioneer of stage, film and music is turning 90 years old on Saturday.

Hear a tribute to her and her music.