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26 GIFs of Prince being cool as shit from GifGuide

onthestrand:

harperperennial:

Fine, make me cry at my desk. Whatever.

Nicely Done Google, nicely done.

My goodness, I need to read Where the Wild Things Are again.

onthestrand:

harperperennial:

Fine, make me cry at my desk. Whatever.

Nicely Done Google, nicely done.

My goodness, I need to read Where the Wild Things Are again.

explore-blog:

For Black Music Month, beloved poet Langston Hughes’s little-known and lovely 1942 children’s book about the history of jazz.

Want. 

(via explore-blog)

nwkarchivist:

Give It Up For Little Stevie Wonder, On This His 63rd Birthday

Happy birthday to ya, happy birthday to ya, happy burrrrthdaay!

(via braiker)

explore-blog:

Legendary jazz pianist, composer, and arranger Mary Lou Williams, born May 8, 1910 – a remarkable woman in a then-man’s world – in William Gottlieb’s portraits of jazz icons.

(via explore-blog)

explore-blog:

Maya Angelou reads her wonderful children’s poem Life Doesn’t Frighten Me, illustrated by Basquiat

I love you, Ms Angelou.

braiker:

James Brown, Bobby Byrd, Bootsy & Catfish Collins and the JB’s at their towering prime, live and completely unstoppable in Italy.

My brain just broke forever.

Yes, yes, and furthermore, YES.

braiker:

is there a tumblr devoted to Prince throwing shade yet? 
stckyfngrs:

just because
naw


God, I wish there were one.

braiker:

is there a tumblr devoted to Prince throwing shade yet? 

stckyfngrs:

just because

naw

God, I wish there were one.

marquestoliver:

Marvin Gaye - rehearsing I WANT YOU in Ostend (by sandfordway)

Wow wow wow. One of the most intricately-layered pieces of soul music ever written, here in imperfect rehearsal.

awesomepeoplehangingouttogether:

Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner