International Jazz Day: Who are the most influential jazz artists of all time?
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Jazz is a major form of musical expression that originated in the United States in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Its rise in popularity saw the emergence of some truly gifted musicians, individuals who became synonymous with the genre as it gained a following around the world.
So, who are the most influential jazz artists of all time? Browse the gallery and find out who's been instrumental in bringing us all that jazz.
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