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#Repost @jmac979 Today's #BlackHistoryMonth spotlight is #JosephineBaker Josephine Baker was born Freda Josephine McDonald on June 3, 1906, in St. Louis, Missouri. In 1925, at the peak of France’s obsession with American jazz and all things exotic, Baker traveled to Paris to perform in La Revue Nègre at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées.
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posted by Robert J. Carmack #blues2jazzguy #E-SpotLounge
“Where The Stars Go to Shine”
Stephanie Spruill will be at (Sheila E’s) E. Spot Lounge Friday-March 13th, 2015- 8PM showtime… 24 more words
When I was doing the Black History posts before, I usually had a particular individual that I focused on. This time I was so fascinated by the back story of the whole Harlem Renaissance that I felt I had to include it in the total series. 118 more words