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Artists Pay Tribute to 'First Lady of Children's Music'

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Artists Pay Tribute to 'First Lady of Children's Music'

Artists Pay Tribute to 'First Lady of Children's Music'

Artists Pay Tribute to 'First Lady of Children's Music'

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The children's music business is booming thanks in part to the success of artists like Ella Jenkins. This month, folk-rockers like Pete Seeger and Tom Paxton will release a tribute album to honor Jenkins' contribution to the music industry. NPR's Renee Montagne speaks with Jenkins.

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Album
Cellabration: A Tribute to Ella Jenkins
Artist
Various Artists
Label
Smithsonian Folkways
Released
2004

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