August 28, 2014   155 notes

70sbestblackalbums:

35 years ago

EARTH, WIND AND FIRE “I Am” #1

PRINCE “Prince” #3

RUFUS AND CHAKA KHAN “Masterjam” #1

DIANA ROSS “The Boss” #10

COMMODORES “Midnight Magic”#1

CHIC “Risqué” #2

RICK JAMES “Fire It Up” #5

MILLIE JACKSON “A Moment’s Plesaure” #47

MICHAEL JACKSON “Off The Wall” #1

# peak position US R&B Albums Chart

http://youtu.be/Xrd3lSn5FqQ

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August 24, 2014   957 notes

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August 23, 2014   108 notes

70sbestblackalbums:

80s      n a k e d  f u n k!

www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9FCYlGDAc

1983 RICK JAMES “Cold Blooded”

1984 BAR-KAYS “Dangerous”

1982 GAP BAND “Gap Band IV”

1984 CAMEO “She’s Strange”

1982 ZAPP “Zapp II”

1981 PRINCE “Controversy”

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August 20, 2014   4,934 notes
postwhitesociety:

48c:

palacemagazine:

Ernest Shaw for Open Walls Baltimore. Malcolm X, Nina Simone, James Baldwin.

I like this

omg

postwhitesociety:

48c:

palacemagazine:

Ernest Shaw for Open Walls Baltimore. Malcolm X, Nina Simone, James Baldwin.

I like this

omg

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August 18, 2014   272,249 notes

the-uncensored-she:

mvgl:

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air 2x09 - “Cased Up” (November 11, 1991)

Smdh. This show was painfully realistic at times.

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August 8, 2014   22,118 notes
anotherfashionbook:

Picture of MLK drawn by Michael Jackson held by Oprah and posted by diddy

anotherfashionbook:

Picture of MLK drawn by Michael Jackson held by Oprah and posted by diddy

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August 7, 2014   42 notes
fuckyeahsavagesistas:

Tina Turner as Aunty Entity in MAD MAX BEYOND THUNDERDOME – 1985

fuckyeahsavagesistas:

Tina Turner as Aunty Entity in MAD MAX BEYOND THUNDERDOME – 1985

August 6, 2014   16,650 notes

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August 5, 2014   6 notes

retroblackmedia:

Emmanuel Lewis & Top Black Stars Return To Their Weekly Shows (September 24, 1984)

August 4, 2014   3 notes

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