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Behind the Muses: The Photos - esperanza spalding

Behind the Muses: The Photos

Behind the Muses: The Photos - Esperanza Spalding & Francisco Costa

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Spalding is “trying to make music for the people.”

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Welcome to another edition of hair & style icons featuring the lovely Esperanza Spalding! Esperanza is a .

Esperanza Spalding. This hair!

myblack-is-beautiful: My screen saver on my laptop. The beautiful, talented, BIG afro-ed Esperanza Spalding:) Her afro gives me life!

Iconic Women, Face Reference, Girl Power, Latina, Esperanza Spalding, Rock, Neo Soul, Super Natural, Curly Hair

Nina Simone Her music, as alluring and open as democracy itself, reconciled the divisions between artist and activist, protestor and patriot, and African-American citizens and their country. Living in exile for the rest of her life, Simone never found full freedom here in the United States. It was on stage and in sound that she bridged our chasm between America's promise and its racial reality.

My American Dream Sounds Like Nina Simone

My American Dream Sounds Like Nina Simone "Her sonic radicalism not only modeled her virtuosity and musical dexterity, but also was the blueprint of her social ideal.

Esperanza Spalding

Esperanza Spalding Photos Photos: Smithsonian Magazine's 1st Annual Ingenuity Awards

Esperanza Spalding ~ at The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (April by jaime

Nina Simone - one of my favorite voices...all rough and tumble and sultry and pained. I like portraits of subject not looking.

jazz is a white term to define black people. my music is black classical music ― nina simo

Esperanza Spalding's natural curly do

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