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Howard Band Marches in Step with Historic Inauguration
It’s a day that will be remembered for generations to come—the inauguration of our nation’s first African-American president. It is also a day that members of the Howard University Showtime Marching Band will remember for a long time with great pride. With the University banner proudly displayed, the band marched past the presidential reviewing stand during the 56th Inaugural Parade, playing the 1979 Diana Ross song “The Boss.”

“It was an honor,” said Band Director John Newson. “With President Obama being the new boss and the first African-American president, the title of that tune was very appropriate,” Newson said. read more...

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