The HBCUSTORY in Black Music Month | Divas and Prima Donnas
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The HBCUSTORY in Black Music Month | Divas and Prima Donnas

At the mention of the word, ‘opera’, the carton image of a big-busted overweight white woman with two braided pigtails donning a cap with horns, holding a shield and spear singing at the top of her lungs comes to mind. While this childhood image will prevail, it discounts black musical excellence. This excellence extends beyond … Continue reading