"So would he like to see another African-American musician take his place? Kevin's response was......
"I want to see a really great band leader replace me. But I wouldn't be mad," he said, with a laugh."
Good for him. I always did like him, now I like him even better :-) He wants the BEST, no matter WHO it is, no matter what color. Good luck, Kevin, you've been terrific, you'll be missed by those who stay up late enough to watch, and I wish you all the best.