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"I think to do something very current is important," Kennedy Center President Michael Kaiser says. This season that means a hip-hop festival.
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President Obama saluted seven stars, including David Letterman, Dustin Hoffman and Buddy Guy.
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The portrayal is so alive you could claim with some justification that the great man spoke to you.
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