🔊Interlude: TINA TAUGH ME "I think part of it is accepting that it's so much beauty in being black and that's the thing that, I guess, I get emotional about because I've always known that. I've always been proud to be black. Never wanted to be nothing else. Loved everything about it, just... It's such beauty in black people, and it really saddens me when we're not allowed to express that pride in being black, and that if you do, then it's considered anti-white. No! You just pro-black. And that's okay. The two don't go together. Because you celebrate black culture does not mean that you don't like white culture or that you putting it down. It's just taking pride in it, but what's irritating is when somebody says, you know, "They're racist!", "That's reverse racism!" or, "They have a Black History Month, but we don't have a White History Month!" Well, all we've ever been taught is white history. So, why are you mad at that? Why does that make you angry? That is to suppress me and to make me not be proud." @saintrecords @broccolicity @afrolatinas_
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@cultured_mag @saintrecords Solange Knowles and Toyin Ojih Odutola @toyinojihodutola toyin Talk #Sound, #Art and #Architecture #SolangeKnowles and #ToyinOjihOdutola @noguchimuseum with Isamu Noguchi’s Deepening Knowledge, 1969 (left); Venus, 1980 (right) and Brilliance, 1982. Styled by #SolangeFranklin.
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BERRY NICE: this deep, sensuous colour looks exceptionally good in more luxurious fabrics like satin and velvet. It also pairs well with lighter shades! As seen on- Hermes, (Unknown lady in an unknown outfit - do comment if you know who she is!), Solange Knowles in Carven. #workwearedit #berrynice #purple #winecolour #hermes #solangeknowles #carven
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Singer, songwriter and artist Solange Knowleshas been named The Harvard Foundation Artist of the Year and will be awarded at a ceremony which will hold on the 3rd of March during the Cultural Rhythms Festival in the Memorial Hall’s Sanders Theatre. According to Saintheron, her Grammy-winning 2016 album, A Seat at the Table, touched on racial politics and empowerment issues and featured hits like Don’t Touch My Hair which align with the promotion of intercultural and race relations that the foundation is dedicated to. In winning this, Solange who was a Glamour Woman of the Year honoree last year will join an impressive line up of previous winners including Denzel Washington, Matt Damon, Shakira, Viola Davis and Salma Hayek. You go, girl!
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Very first video! More covers and original songs coming soon, but enjoy these Solange vibes for now 🙂 #Solange #Solangeknowles #cranesinthesky #aseatatthetable #singersofinstagram #new#newst #nessaali #soundcloud #letscollab #cover #coversong #rateme #new #newinsta #artist
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What I like about Lil'Bow Wow's Puppy Love video is Beyonce's younger sister Solange as his love interest. 👌🏽 | #LilBowWow #PuppyLove #JaggedEdge #SolangeKnowles #2001 #Early00s #SoSoDef #JermaineDupri #HipHop #OldSchoolVibes
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#Repost @lovebscott with @get_repost ・・・ Congratulations to singer/activist #SolangeKnowles on being named the Harvard Foundation's 2018 Artist of the Year! Selected by students and staff, she will receive the award at Harvard’s annual Cultural Rhythms festival on March 3. The foundation is honoring her for creating a “public platform to advocate for justice and fair representation, promoting constructive and empowering political messages." The Grammy award-winning recording artist, songwriter, and visual artist released her critically-acclaimed "A Seat at the Table" in 2016, a work reflecting upon self-love, community and race relations. She was recognized with Best R&B Performance for "Cranes in the Sky" by the Recording Academy in 2017. She followed up the album's release with an innovative tour of artistic performances at places like the Guggenheim and the Chinati foundation. She has since been recognized for her creative contributions to culture by "Billboard" with the Impact Award and as one of Glamour’s Women of the Year in 2017. According to the university, the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations aims to "improve relations among racial and ethnic groups within the University and to enhance the quality of our common life." Past honorees include Queen Latifah, Viola Davis and John Legend. [via @becauseofthem] #womanapproved
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