The Brethren

Collection by Mandi Hasdell


Talented musical people of colour

Mandi Hasdell
 Prince was larger than life. A multi award winning superlative musician. He will be missed, but lives on forever in his musical creations. Prince Rogers Nelson, Soul Jazz, Roger Nelson, Purple Reign, My Prince, Young Prince, Beautiful One, Famous Faces, Classic Rock

Post your favorite (black & white) Prince Photos...

Ive always loved black and white images and I know there are some really neat ones of "P". I would just love to see all the ones you might have... I"m gonna post some of my favorites... OK anybody got any different ones....

Lena Mary Calhoun Horne was an American singer, actress, civil rights activist and dancer (of African ancestry). Horne joined the chorus of the Cotton Club at the age of sixteen and became a nightclub performer before . Lena Horne, Divas, My Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful People, Gorgeous Movie, Beautiful Pictures, Civil Rights Activists, Portraits, Black Girls Rock

Women in Jazz: Lena Horne

Fans saw Lena Horne as a heart-breakingly gorgeous movie star with an apple-pie smile and voice made of silk. Behind-the-scenes, co-stars and friends saw Lena as cold, calculated, and broken. The world saw her as black. Struggling for success during a civil rights revolution, it's no wonder there were many sides to the troubled jazz singer from Brooklyn. Lena was born in 1917 into a middle-class family, who taught her never to tolerate racism and always act like a dignified lady. When she…

Roberta Flack - smooth r&b singer with hits still remembered 40 years later: "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" and "Killing Me Softly. Music Icon, Soul Music, Music Is Life, My Music, Jazz Music, Indie Music, Afro, Roberta Flack, Before Us


A Place Where Beauty & Culture Collide... While Celebrating The Beauty & Style of The African Diaspora & More

Black People with Naturally Blonde Hair.the Melanesians, a native group of people living on the Soloman Islands northeast of Australia famous for their beautiful dark skin and naturally blonde hair. Afro, Color Del Pelo, Black And Blonde, Brown Blonde, Natural Hair Styles, Long Hair Styles, Natural Blondes, Natural Skin, People Of The World


Modern evidence, including DNA analysis confirms the opinion that modern man, in the form of Homo sapiens, first came out of Africa as early...

Diana Sands as Adelaide Smith in “Tiger Tiger Burning Bright,” Photograph by Carl Van Vechten. Black Actresses, Black Actors, Black Celebrities, Celebs, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Style, Harlem Renaissance, My Black Is Beautiful

Harlem in Color

Carl Van Vechten, featured in this week’s issue, photographed African-American cultural luminaries including James Baldwin and Zora Neale Hurston.