Dec 1948 – May 2012 Farewell the Queen of Disco – a music trailblazer and legend. May she rest in perfect peace.
Archive for Culture
I was thrilled to stumble upon this video on YouTube of the phenomenal Lauryn Hill speaking to senior year students at a High School in the USA. I have abundant respect for Lauryn Hill and I’ve always taken a keen interest in her music and life, so I was surprised that I had not seen the video before. [...]
Ama K looked glamtastic in this embellished gold dress by Ghanaian designer Naa Amanua Williams and jewellery by Los Angeles based Tebazile. We’re sure nobody at The Dome in Accra, Ghana, where the awards were held, could keep their eyes of the multi award-wining actress.
I’ve long admired Beyoncé’s take charge attitude and how she controls every facet of her multi-million empire. With Beyoncé you get the impression that nothing is left to chance – she announced her pregnancy on MTV VMAs, her and hubby Jay Z released the first pictures of Blue Ivy Carter, their new born baby daughter on Jay [...]
Courtesy of google. Today is the 15th year anniversary of the greatest rapper Notorious B.I.G’s passing. His music is as potent today as it was when he burst onto the hip hop scene with his lyrical mastery and indelible flow. The fact his albums continue to sell are testimony to his talent. Biggie’s feud with [...]
Courtesy of Lady Pants. The delightful creative duo Shala Monroque and Jenke Ahmed Tailly at Paris Fashion Week.
Courtesy of Lady Pants. Here is da man of style and I hope substance (I say hope because I have not yet had the pleasure of meeting him) Jenke Ahmed Tailly at the Garage magazine launch. If you haven’t noticed there is a serious ascendance of black creatives across the arts and fashion, and both [...]