[on the death of James Garner]: My heart just broke.There are few people on this planet I have adored as much as Jimmy Garner.Il successo mondiale arrivò negli anni ottanta per la partecipazione ad attività benefiche come il famoso tour Human Rights Now!organizzato da Amnesty International, cantando a fianco di altri celebri cantanti in giro per il mondo.She grew up riding horses, studying dance, and practicing swimming with her AAU coach before and after school.When she was 10 years old the family moved to Olympia, Washington, where her father abandoned them.
Tracy Chapman (Cleveland, 30 marzo 1964) è una cantautrice, musicista e compositrice statunitense.Inoltre ha partecipato a concerti in onore del settantesimo compleanno di Nelson Mandela e al concerto nel dicembre del 1998 "One Love - All Star tributi" tributo a Bob Marley(in cui ha duettato con il figlio del grande Bob, Ziggy).Ha vinto altri premi e riconoscimenti per molti altri successivi album senza grandi stravolgimenti nello stile e nei racconti descritti: in tutti i suoi lavori scaturisce un vivido quadro di povertà (economica o morale) della società americana nei confronti del popolo afro.By Kara Franker While the rest of the country is freezing cold, Miami offers tropical weather and a hot list of not-to-miss events. Head to the Miami Airport Convention Center for the annual Miami Antique, Design & Art Show, featuring more than 100 exhibitors and antique art dealers. Enjoy a Winter Block Party at Downtown Dadeland on Feb. to celebrate the unveiling of a new 29-foot sculpture designed by Gordon Huether. Listen to the smooth sounds of jazz singer and songwriter Maryel Epps, pianist Herman Whitfield III, and steel drummer Doug Walker at the Ancient Spanish Monastery. Tickets start at per person and VIP packages are available.Whether you take advantage of all the hotel and restaurant deals for Miami Romance Month, or attend one of the many popular festivals, February has something for everyone. Enjoy special offers at area hotels and restaurants and attend the 2017 It’s So Miami Wedding Showcase at the Hotel Colonnade Coral Gables on Feb. The University of Miami's Frost School of Music presents the annual Festival Miami featuring international musical guest artists, master faculty artists, and award-winning student ensembles. Spark a little worldly wanderlust at History Miami’s annual Miami International Map Fair in Downtown. Tickets start at per person and includes two drinks. Enjoy an outdoor concert at the North Beach Bandshell in Miami Beach.