|Wild Magnolias Big Chief Bo Dollis, Senior on Mardi Gras Day 2009 (Photo by Derek Bridges)|
In July, the National Endowment of the Arts recognized the life work of Wild Magnolias Big Chief Bo Dollis, Senior by naming him as a National Heritage Fellow for 2011.
In 2009, Offbeat Magazine honored the Big Chief with its Best of the Beat Award for Lifetime Achievement in Music. Learn more about Wild Magnolias Big Chief Bo Dollis, Senior and the influence of his art and leadership via this series of video interviews produced on that occasion by the Loyola University Center for Music and Arts Entrepreneurship.
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