Willow Smith

/*! elementor – v3.5.5 – 03-02-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} Willow Smith /*! elementor-pro – v3.5.2 – 28-11-2021 */ @charset “UTF-8″;.entry-content blockquote.elementor-blockquote:not(.alignright):not(.alignleft),.entry-summary blockquote.elementor-blockquote{margin-right:0;margin-left:0}.elementor-widget-blockquote blockquote{margin:0;padding:0;outline:0;font-size:100%;vertical-align:baseline;background:transparent;quotes:none;border:0;font-style:normal;color:#55595c}.elementor-widget-blockquote blockquote:after,.elementor-widget-blockquote blockquote:before,.elementor-widget-blockquote blockquote cite:after,.elementor-widget-blockquote blockquote cite:before,.elementor-widget-blockquote blockquote footer:after,.elementor-widget-blockquote blockquote footer:before{content:””;content:none}.elementor-blockquote{-webkit-transition:.3s;-o-transition:.3s;transition:.3s}.elementor-blockquote__author,.elementor-blockquote__content{margin-bottom:0;font-style:normal}.elementor-blockquote__author{font-weight:700}.elementor-blockquote footer{margin-top:12px;display:-webkit-box;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;-webkit-box-pack:justify;-ms-flex-pack:justify;justify-content:space-between}.elementor-blockquote__tweet-button{display:-webkit-box;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;-webkit-transition:.3s;-o-transition:.3s;transition:.3s;color:#1da1f2;-ms-flex-item-align:end;align-self:flex-end;line-height:1;position:relative;width:-webkit-max-content;width:-moz-max-content;width:max-content}.elementor-blockquote__tweet-button:hover{color:#0967a0}.elementor-blockquote__tweet-button span{font-weight:600}.elementor-blockquote__tweet-button i,.elementor-blockquote__tweet-button span{vertical-align:middle}.elementor-blockquote__tweet-button i+span,.elementor-blockquote__tweet-button svg+span{margin-left:.5em}.elementor-blockquote__tweet-button svg{fill:#1da1f2;height:1em;width:1em}.elementor-blockquote__tweet-label{white-space:pre-wrap}.elementor-blockquote–button-skin-bubble .elementor-blockquote__tweet-button,.elementor-blockquote–button-skin-classic .elementor-blockquote__tweet-button{padding:.7em 1.2em;border-radius:100em;background-color:#1da1f2;color:#fff;font-size:15px}.elementor-blockquote–button-skin-bubble .elementor-blockquote__tweet-button:hover,.elementor-blockquote–button-skin-classic .elementor-blockquote__tweet-button:hover{background-color:#0967a0;color:#fff}.elementor-blockquote–button-skin-bubble .elementor-blockquote__tweet-button:hover:before,.elementor-blockquote–button-skin-classic .elementor-blockquote__tweet-button:hover:before{border-right-color:#0967a0}.elementor-blockquote–button-skin-bubble .elementor-blockquote__tweet-button svg,.elementor-blockquote–button-skin-classic .elementor-blockquote__tweet-button […]

Summer of Soul Review

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African American Music Discography

/*! elementor – v3.4.3 – 30-08-2021 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} African & African American Music Discography Project by Group 4: Lailah McCuiston Kayla Ary Darlene Nawuridam Valencia White Amaya Thompson Quinci Nesbitt Keris Lewis The purpose of this project is to create an annotated discography of several African American musical genres, […]

Commodification of African American

/*! elementor – v3.5.5 – 03-02-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} The Commodification of African American Music Commodification = the action or process of treating something as a mere commodity.  This applies to music in the ways that people have been able to make money off of music by making music a […]

Jazz Post

/*! elementor – v3.5.5 – 03-02-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} History of Jazz Music Jazz was a genre that developed as a result of African people integrating their own sound with European music, with ragtime being its foundation. The funky nature of ragtime, which is characterized by syncopation and its improvisation, […]

African and African American Music

/*! elementor – v3.4.8 – 16-11-2021 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} African and African American Music By Keris Lewis /*! elementor-pro – v3.4.1 – 01-09-2021 */ .elementor-widget-table-of-contents .elementor-toc__header-title{color:var(–header-color)}.elementor-widget-table-of-contents.elementor-toc–collapsed .elementor-toc__toggle-button–collapse,.elementor-widget-table-of-contents:not(.elementor-toc–collapsed) .elementor-toc__toggle-button–expand{display:none}.elementor-widget-table-of-contents .elementor-widget-container{min-height:var(–box-min-height);border:var(–box-border-width,1px) solid var(–box-border-color,#a4afb7);border-radius:var(–box-border-radius,3px);background-color:var(–box-background-color);-webkit-transition:min-height .4s;-o-transition:min-height .4s;transition:min-height .4s;overflow:hidden}.elementor-toc__header{display:-webkit-box;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;-webkit-box-align:center;-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center;-webkit-box-pack:justify;-ms-flex-pack:justify;justify-content:space-between;padding:var(–box-padding,20px);background-color:var(–header-background-color);border-bottom:var(–separator-width,1px) solid var(–box-border-color,#a4afb7)}.elementor-toc__header-title{font-size:18px;margin:0;color:var(–header-color)}.elementor-toc__toggle-button{cursor:pointer;display:-webkit-inline-box;display:-ms-inline-flexbox;display:inline-flex}.elementor-toc__toggle-button i{color:var(–toggle-button-color)}.elementor-toc__toggle-button svg{height:1em;width:1em;fill:var(–toggle-button-color)}.elementor-toc__spinner-container{text-align:center}.elementor-toc__spinner{font-size:2em}.elementor-toc__spinner.e-font-icon-svg{height:1em;width:1em}.elementor-toc__body{padding:var(–box-padding,20px);max-height:var(–toc-body-max-height);overflow-y:auto}.elementor-toc__body::-webkit-scrollbar{width:7px}.elementor-toc__body::-webkit-scrollbar-thumb{background-color:#c2cbd2;border-radius:10px}.elementor-toc__list-wrapper{list-style:none;padding:0}.elementor-toc__list-item{margin-bottom:.5em}.elementor-toc__list-item.elementor-item-active{font-weight:700}.elementor-toc__list-item .elementor-toc__list-wrapper{margin-top:.5em;margin-left:var(–nested-list-indent,1em)}.elementor-toc__list-item-text:hover{color:var(–item-text-hover-color);-webkit-text-decoration:var(–item-text-hover-decoration);text-decoration:var(–item-text-hover-decoration)}.elementor-toc__list-item-text.elementor-item-active{color:var(–item-text-active-color);-webkit-text-decoration:var(–item-text-active-decoration);text-decoration:var(–item-text-active-decoration)}.elementor-toc__list-item-text-wrapper{display:-webkit-box;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;-webkit-box-align:center;-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center}.elementor-toc__list-item-text-wrapper:before,.elementor-toc__list-item-text-wrapper i{margin-right:8px;color:var(–marker-color)}.elementor-toc__list-item-text-wrapper svg{margin-right:8px;fill:var(–marker-color);height:var(–marker-size,.5em);width:var(–marker-size,.5em)}.elementor-toc__list-item-text-wrapper i{font-size:var(–marker-size,.5em)}.elementor-toc__list-item-text-wrapper:before{font-size:var(–marker-size,1em)}.elementor-toc–content-ellipsis .elementor-toc__list-item-text{white-space:nowrap;overflow:hidden;-o-text-overflow:ellipsis;text-overflow:ellipsis}.elementor-toc__list-items–collapsible>.elementor-toc__list-wrapper>.elementor-toc__list-item>.elementor-toc__list-wrapper{display:none}.elementor-toc__heading-anchor{position:absolute}.elementor-toc__body .elementor-toc__list-item-text{color:var(–item-text-color);-webkit-text-decoration:var(–item-text-decoration);text-decoration:var(–item-text-decoration)}.elementor-toc__body .elementor-toc__list-item-text:hover{color:var(–item-text-hover-color);-webkit-text-decoration:var(–item-text-hover-decoration);text-decoration:var(–item-text-hover-decoration)}.elementor-toc__body .elementor-toc__list-item-text.elementor-item-active{color:var(–item-text-active-color);-webkit-text-decoration:var(–item-text-active-decoration);text-decoration:var(–item-text-active-decoration)}ol.elementor-toc__list-wrapper{counter-reset:item}ol.elementor-toc__list-wrapper .elementor-toc__list-item{counter-increment:item}ol.elementor-toc__list-wrapper .elementor-toc__list-item-text-wrapper:before{content:counters(item,”.”) “. “}@media […]