WATCH: Why Lenny Kravitz Didn’t Like Being Called ‘Black’

As a Grammy Award-winning musician, Lenny Kravitz seems to transcend genres to create an indescribably cool sound.

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July Flashback: Mike Shinoda (Japanese/White) [American]

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Known as: Musician, record producer, artist, singer-songwriter, and rapper (Co-founder of the rock band “Linkin Park”; also known as his hip-hop alter ego “Fort Minor”)

Music Videos (Linkin Park): New Divide, What I’ve Done, Numb, In The End

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June Flashback: Karen (Korean/Polish) [American]

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Known as: Singer (Frontwoman/Vocalist for the band “Yeah Yeah Yeahs”; also performs under the band name “Karen O & the Kids”)

Songs/Videos: Maps, Heads Will Roll, Zero

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June Flashback: Pat Smear (African-American, Native American, German) [American]

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Known as: Rock Guitarist (Current member of the “Foo Fighters”; Former touring member of “Nirvana”; Former member of “The Germs”; Considered a Punk icon) –

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