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The 42-year-old actor says she "should have tried everything in my power to cast a Black woman to play an exceptionally perfect Black woman.”
"I’ll tell you what freedom means to me: no fear," the artist Pegasus painted in solidarity with anti-racism protesters.
Four African-American artists got together and purchased the singer-activist's home in North Carolina.
The institution will also consider Bon Jovi, Nina Simone, LL Cool J and Depeche Mode.
In a 1999 interview, Simone recalled the time a record company exec robbed her.
Adam Pendleton, Rashid Johnson, Ellen Gallagher and Julie Mehretu took over the legendary space.
These iconic singers amplified our voices through their music.
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It's a family that needs almost no introduction. But here it is anyway. It started with Loudon -- a musical legend -- and continued on to Sloan, Rufus, Martha, Lucy, Lexi, Suzzi...and, well, you almost need a genealogy chart, or at least a timeline, to map it out.
"She'd have her 'Black Lives Matter' [T-shirt] on," says poet and longtime friend Nikki Giovanni.