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The Savoy King: Chick Webb & the Music That Changed America

Directed by Jeffrey Kaufman
United States, 2012
Documentary

Synopsis

Born poor in Baltimore, Chick Webb broke his back as a boy and faced life as hunchback dwarf afflicted with Spinal Tuberculosis. Someone suggested drumming as a kind of physical therapy, and Webb found his calling…

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The Savoy King: Chick Webb & the Music That Changed America Directed by Jeffrey Kaufman