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The Godfather of Black Music.
"Clarence Avant is someone who makes the impossible possible...He has spent a lifetime helping artists understand - and earn - their true value." More on rockhall.com...
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Terry Stewart Collection
The Terry Stewart Collection contains rock and roll ephemera collected by Stewart over the course of several decades. From a general point of view, the collection offers an extensive survey of rock and roll as it appears in advertisements, film, and on stage. Pertinent to this guide, the collection includes a program for Michael Jackson's "Bad" World Tour 1988, which Clarence Avant promoted.
Influence & Legacy
Clarence Avant was influenced by...
Nat "King" Cole
Clarence Avant inspired people like...
Sean "Diddy" Combs