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A French illustrator’s images of black women are controversial in Paris, but adored on Instagram | Quartz Africa

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Lynsey Chutel, Quartz Africa Photo: Jersean Golatt, Featured Image meet-and-greet with illustrator Nicholle Kobi is titled A Parisian Instant, yet at home the French illustrator is overlooked. This, even as her work spreads from Instagram to communities of black women around the world, this week in Johannesburg. Kobi’s work has become something of a cultural phenomenon among women in the […]
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Esperanza Spalding Appointed to Harvard’s Music Department Faculty | Harvard University, Music Department

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Harvard University, Harvard University, Music Department Photo: Jersean Golatt, Featured Image 24, 2017: We are pleased to report that Esperanza Spalding has joined the faculty of the Department of Music at Harvard University as Professor of the Practice, with an appointment beginning July 2017. Spalding will teach a range of courses in songwriting, arranging, improvisation and performance, while also bringing […]
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Prince Estate Inks Deal to Distribute 35 Classic Albums | Colorlines A new deal will allow fans to reconnect with nearly three dozen albums from Prince’s catalog.">Prince Estate Inks Deal to Distribute 35 Classic Albums | Colorlines A new deal will allow fans to reconnect with nearly three dozen albums from Prince’s catalog.

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A new deal will allow fans to reconnect with nearly three dozen albums from Prince’s catalog.
Prince Estate Inks Deal to Distribute 35 Classic Albums | Colorlines A new deal will allow fans to reconnect with nearly three dozen albums from Prince’s catalog." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

The Wait Between Sade Singles? Just A Wrinkle in Time | The Root "I never thought she’d say yes, but asked anyway. She was kind + giving. A goddess." - Ava DuVernay">The Wait Between Sade Singles? Just A Wrinkle in Time | The Root "I never thought she’d say yes, but asked anyway. She was kind + giving. A goddess." - Ava DuVernay

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"I never thought she’d say yes, but asked anyway. She was kind + giving. A goddess." - Ava DuVernay
The Wait Between Sade Singles? Just A Wrinkle in Time | The Root "I never thought she’d say yes, but asked anyway. She was kind + giving. A goddess." - Ava DuVernay" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

New Jimi Hendrix Album with Unreleased Songs Coming in March | AFRO NEW YORK (AP) — Unreleased songs recorded by Jimi Hendrix between 1968 and 1970 will be released next year.">New Jimi Hendrix Album with Unreleased Songs Coming in March | AFRO NEW YORK (AP) — Unreleased songs recorded by Jimi Hendrix between 1968 and 1970 will be released next year.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Unreleased songs recorded by Jimi Hendrix between 1968 and 1970 will be released next year.
New Jimi Hendrix Album with Unreleased Songs Coming in March | AFRO NEW YORK (AP) — Unreleased songs recorded by Jimi Hendrix between 1968 and 1970 will be released next year." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

There are drummers, then jazz drummers, and then there’s Harvey Mason | Michigan Chronicle Harvey Mason isn’t just a jazz drummer. In fact, he isn’t just a drummer. ">There are drummers, then jazz drummers, and then there’s Harvey Mason | Michigan Chronicle Harvey Mason isn’t just a jazz drummer. In fact, he isn’t just a drummer.

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Harvey Mason isn’t just a jazz drummer. In fact, he isn’t just a drummer.
There are drummers, then jazz drummers, and then there’s Harvey Mason | Michigan Chronicle Harvey Mason isn’t just a jazz drummer. In fact, he isn’t just a drummer. " class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Dig, If You Will, Some Never-Before-Seen Pictures Of Prince In ‘A Private View’ | NPR Afshin Shahidi misses Prince. "Nothing seemed impossible, everything was possible for him," he says. "And that's just the way he lived his life and the way he communicated and wanted us to live our life."">Dig, If You Will, Some Never-Before-Seen Pictures Of Prince In ‘A Private View’ | NPR Afshin Shahidi misses Prince. "Nothing seemed impossible, everything was possible for him," he says. "And that's just the way he lived his life and the way he communicated and wanted us to live our life."

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Afshin Shahidi misses Prince. "Nothing seemed impossible, everything was possible for him," he says. "And that's just the way he lived his life and the way he communicated and wanted us to live our life."
Dig, If You Will, Some Never-Before-Seen Pictures Of Prince In ‘A Private View’ | NPR Afshin Shahidi misses Prince. "Nothing seemed impossible, everything was possible for him," he says. "And that's just the way he lived his life and the way he communicated and wanted us to live our life."" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Black artist to watch: Vagabon – New York Amsterdam News It is important to mention how beautiful the 24-year-old New York-based indie rock artist Laetitia Tamko is.">Black artist to watch: Vagabon – New York Amsterdam News It is important to mention how beautiful the 24-year-old New York-based indie rock artist Laetitia Tamko is.

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It is important to mention how beautiful the 24-year-old New York-based indie rock artist Laetitia Tamko is.
Black artist to watch: Vagabon – New York Amsterdam News It is important to mention how beautiful the 24-year-old New York-based indie rock artist Laetitia Tamko is." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More