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2016 // February

Rhiannon Giddens – To Be Young, Gifted, and Black

When I hear Rhiannon Giddens sing, I remember Nina Simone’s song “To Be Young, Gifted, and Black.”  Born in Tryon, North Carolina, Simone’s message to the young is:
There’s a world waiting for you.
This is a quest that’s just begun.…
To be young, gifted and black,
Is where it’s… Read More >