The Dells: Oh What a Night Documentary – NBC/WMAQ-TV

Marion Brooks accepts the award, along with photographer Khallid Shabazz and
producer Lisa Ripson.

What started out as a news project for the Chicagoland NBC affiliate became a documentary of great significance for the Midwest and the rest of the country.  In 2005, The Dells documentary – produced by an amazing team at NBC and spearheaded by Rose McGill – won an Emmy from the Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. It was voted the Outstanding Achievement for Documentary Programs of Cultural Significance for 2004-2005.



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The Dells: A Legacy Commemorative Book
New! The Dells have released a commemorative photo book to celebrate their music, performances, awards, memories, and friendships over a 55-year career in the entertainment industry. The book features photos with musical legends such as Dinah Washington, Mary Wilson and Jackie Wilson. It also shares behind-the-scenes photos with well-known faces such as Jesse Jackson, Billie Jean King, Mike Love (Beach Boys), P.Diddy, Anita Baker, Robert Townsend, and many more.

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