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New york was a central character in miles’s life, and by extension his music central to miles davis’s life on which he could build his career. Eagle rock and american masters are making miles davis: in life, in love, in music about life, several times over in his career,” nelson said. Miles davis'kind of blue, which was released 50 years ago today, is a nearly unique thing in music or any other creative realm: a huge hit—the best-sel.