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Can you name the famous musicians/singers from Philadelphia ?

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His 'Rock Around the Clock' is widely considered the first rock n' roll hit
Male pop duo who had six #1 hits in the 1970's and 1980's
One-hit wonder garage band of the 60's ('Expressway to Your Heart')
80's band that had a hit with 'And We Danced' and also wrote Cyndi Lauper hit 'Time After Time'
One-hit wonder (1972's 'Me and Mrs. Jones)
Groundbreaking saxophonist; died in 1967 at age 40
Female rap artist and actress ('Let Me Blow Ya Mind')
Critically acclaimed hip-hop group; house band for 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon'
Popular operatic tenor and movie star of the 1950's
1970's band ( 'Disco Inferno')
Smooth jazz saxist who scored a hit with 'Mr. Magic'
Jazz guitarist, until recently bandleader on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Her #1 'cheerleader' song was also an early MTV hit
His 'Adagio for Strings' became the theme for the film 'Platoon'
Early doo-wop group who recorded 'At the Hop' and 'Rock n' Roll is Here to Stay'
She sang 'My Country, 'Tis of Thee' from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial
Formed 1960's band The Nazz but became famous as solo artist and producer
Close-harmony men's R&B group ('End of the Road')
Artist formerly known as the Fresh Prince
70's singer-songwriter killed in a 1973 plane crash
Her group's 'Lady Marmalade' was a 70's hit
Born in Philadelphia in 1915; Diana Ross portrayed her in a 1972 film
Dance craze spokesman whose stage name was inspired by Fats Domino
Born Garrett Dutton III, he likes cold beverages
'Colorful' singer born Alecia Beth Moore, had a #1 hit with 'So What' in 2008
Tongue-in-cheek rock band ('Punk Rock Girl', 'Bitchin' Camaro')
1970's soul group that launched the career of Teddy Pendergrass

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