Hazel Scott : American Original

Hazel Scott : American Original

Hazel Scott. She was a musical prodigy and studied at the Julliard School from eight years old! Scott eventually became one of the most recognized jazz artists in the world. She also was the first woman of color to have her own television show, the Hazel Scott Show debuted in 1950. At one time she was married to Harlem Congressman Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. and is mother to Adam Clayton Powell III.

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