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Black and White

A few years ago, I made a list of my favorite 100 albums. A couple of friends followed suit. I was shocked to see that on one of those lists, out of 100 albums, there was not a single album by a black artist. 1,263 more words

Popular Music History

Good fun--Spike TV's new celebrity "Lip Sync Battle"

No surprise here. You know what you’re going to get with the show’s title: Lip Sync Battle.  Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show lip sync contests where he faces off against everyone from Will Farrell to Emma Stone are the stuff of viral videos now.  338 more words

Pop Culture

Rock around the clock 

Zomaar uit het niets zit mijn vader opeens met een multomap op schoot. Driftig bladert hij de map door. Op zoek naar iets.

‘Wat zoek je?, vraag ik terwijl ik een slokje neem van mijn koffie. 1,219 more words

Billboard #1s for the Week Ending March 23, 1985

This week’s Time Capsule!

Chart Title Act Weeks Hot 100 REO Speedwagon Can’t Fight This Feeling 3 R & B Nightshift Commodores 2 Country… 436 more words
Number One Songs

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Black Power Mixtape

Genre: Documentary film

Duration: 100 min

Release date: April 1, 2011

Director: Göran Olsson

Cast: Angela Davis, Martin Luther King, Talib Kweli, Erykah Badu, Harry Belafonte, Coretta Scott King… 525 more words

Throwback Thursdays - Fashion Edition - Harry Belafonte

It may be hard to believe, but there really was a time when celebrities actually had to be talented at something in order to become famous… what a concept!  474 more words

Off The Runway: Fashion In Real Time

Weekly Record Store Wrap Up (3/9 – 3/15)

This last Wednesday, Mr. Richard was going to run out and have himself a record store day so he could surprise me when I got home from work that day, but I ended up leaving work early and came home sick. 472 more words