New Orleans Music Legends Receive Honorary Degrees

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Two New Orleans music legends were honored at Tulane University’s Commencement ceremony at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Saturday.

Musicians Allen Toussaint and Malcolm “Dr. John” John Rebennack, Jr. received an honorary degree in Fine Arts.

The award winning musicians have been influential figures in music.

They have both been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.