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Jazz great to get a street in downtown Detroit

Aug 29, 2019 - Detroit Free Press

Jazz great Marcus Belgrave will become the latest Detroit music figure to be memorialized in the city's theater district.

The late trumpeter will be honored with Marcus Belgrave Drive, a ceremonial renaming of Randolph Street at Madison - just down the block from Aretha Franklin Way and around from a new Stevie Wonder mural gracing Music Hall.

The new signage, approved by Detroit City Council, will be unveiled at 1 p.m. Thursday, ahead of this weekend's Detroit Jazz Festival.