The Vanishing of Harry Pace: Episode 1 June 18, 2021

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The Rise and Fall of Black Swan. It was Motown before Motown, FUBU before FUBU: Black Swan Records, the record company founded by Harry Pace. *_The Vanishing of Harry Pace_ was created by Jad Abumrad and Shima Oliaee. * Harry Pace founded Black Swan Records exactly 100 years ago. Pace launched the career of Ethel Waters, inadvertently invented the term rock n roll, played an important role in W.C. Handy becoming "Father of the Blues," inspired Ebony and Jet magazines, and helped desegregate the South Side of Chicago in an epic Supreme Court battle. Then, he disappeared. The _Vanishing of …

The Vanishing of Harry Pace: Episode 1