Black folks are continually disappointed by Grammys, Oscars, Emmys, et c. awards handed out by the white dominant establishment. I don’t get why we are so invested in being acknowledged by those who don’t want to see us.
"Picture us coolin out on the 4th of July. And if you heard we was celebrating, that’s a world wide lie!" - Flava Flav on "Louder Than A Bomb"
The need for me to improve my Spanish listening & comprehension just increased tenfold now that I know there’s such a music as narcocorrido.
I’m approximately 729 years old living in a 32 year old physical, so I know why I sound crazy a lot.