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Jimi Hendrix Book

NPR's Tavis Smiley talks with author and Village Voice staff writer Greg Tate about his soon-to-be-released book Midnight Lightning: Jimi Hendrix and the Black Experience. The book explores why some may have considered Jimi Hendrix a musician who played "white" music and why he was never fully accepted by the African-American community.

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