mynaturalsistas:

Michael Jackson was born 56 years ago today in Gary, Indiana. This photo was taken in 1979 for a story in GQ magazine. #repost from @vintageblackglamour #michaeljackson #mjj #1970s #HBD #MJ

mynaturalsistas:

Michael Jackson was born 56 years ago today in Gary, Indiana. This photo was taken in 1979 for a story in GQ magazine. #repost from @vintageblackglamour #michaeljackson #mjj #1970s #HBD #MJ

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securelyinsecure:

Throwback - Celebrities Recreate Iconic Covers for Ebony Magazine’s 65th Anniversary (2010)

To celebrate its 65th anniversary issue and icons of the past and present, EBONY magazine asked their favorite entertainers to pose in modern-day recreations of those covers for a one-of-a-kind look back at the past.

Featuring: Regina King (as Eartha Kitt), Mary J. Blige (as Diana Ross), Nia Long (as Dorothy Dandridge), John Legend (as Duke Ellington), Lamman Rucker (as Richard Roundtree), Taraji P. Henson (as Diahann Carroll), Blair Underwood (as Sidney Poitier), Jurnee Smollett (as Lena Horne), Usher Raymond (as Sammy Davis, Jr.), and Samuel L. Jackson (as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.), among others.

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(Source: straightfromthea.com)

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margaterich:

Portrait of Dennis Brown.
(Work in progress.)

Can a brotha get this on canvas?

cool-ruler:

margaterich:

Portrait of Dennis Brown.

(Work in progress.)

Can a brotha get this on canvas?

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You must love in such a way that the person you love feels free.
 Thích Nhất Hạnh (via purplebuddhaproject)

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