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One Cracker

One of my favourite feelings is the sensation I get right after one sip of a caramel macchiato. The caramel hits first, so sickeningly sweet that my teeth clench and I’m semi-blinded for a micro second. 413 more words


And why is our music called world music? I think people are...

And why is our music called world music? I think people are being polite. What they want to say is that it’s third world music. Like they use to call us under developed countries, now it has changed to developing countries, it’s much more polite. – Miriam: http://dlvr.it/CcKprb

Miriam Makeba

Music Around Africa 环球音乐之旅——非洲站

Published on Oversea English, April 2012  发表于《海外英语》2012年4月



Selah is a music group which originated from the United States but is regarded as an African music group. 322 more words



“The English often refer to King Shaka Zulu as the Black Napoleon, but I say Napoleon was the white King Shaka.”

–Miriam Makeba



By: Nhlanhla Vilakazi @JayMadonson 

There are those fashion moments that not just me but a majority of people won’t easily forget. you cannot help but keep going back to your archives and just admire the beauty that was created by the fashion geniuses in this world, also i must admit that i am such a fan of fashion documentaries and i spend time watching these icons admiring their work. 183 more words


Black History Month | Black Excellence 2

This week’s #BlackExcellence is:

Miriam Makeba

Often referred to as ‘Mama Africa’ and ‘The Empress of African Song’, Miriam Makeba was a musical goddess in her own right. 257 more words