Minty McGregor

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9ct Gold, Diamond, Topaz and Pearl Pendant on Pearls by Leigh Fotheringham

Gold, Diamond, Topaz and Pearl Pendant on Pearls by Leigh Fotheringham

saved it for the personality. i want my fun side to come out but also my serious chill dark side lol. that is hard to convey as my mouth naturally smiles

soph-okonedo: “ Janelle Monae attends the Century Fox New Year Presentation - ‘A Cure for Wellness’ on December 2016 in New York City, New York ”

BILLIE HOLIDAY - Her mother opened a boarding house when Holiday was ten. When a boarder raped Holiday, she was accused of causing the attack and was sent to a Catholic home for children. A few years later, Holiday’s mother reclaimed her daughter and moved with her to New York City. They struggled to survive; when she was fifteen, Holiday was arrested for prostitution and sent to jail. After her release, she chanced into a singing job at a club.

Strange Fruit”, the song about black lynching in the south made famous by blues singer Billie Holiday, was originally a poem written by Abel Meeropol, a Jewish schoolteacher from the Bronx.

Billie Holiday ...   Lady sings the blues...   Love it!!!

Miss Billie Holiday was born Eleanora Fagan on April 1915 in Philadelphia PA. Her friend and musical partner Lester Young, nicknamed her “Lady Day”. Best known for her music influence on Jazz and Pop singing, Billie Holiday also co-wrote…Read more ›