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Clip | How Miles Davis Recorded "Kind of Blue"

The musicians on Davis's iconic album "Kind of Blue" were not given any sheet music.

Clip | How Miles Davis Recorded "Gems of Spontaneity"

Miles Davis recorded "gems" while fulfilling an obligation to Prestige Records.

Clip | Miles Davis Loved Playing this Prince Album on Repeat

Miles Davis' son Erin talks about the Prince album that his father played over and over.

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