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Springtime In The Magic City

Posted in Cultural Matters, Photo-Essays, Travels in the New South with tags , on April 24, 2010 by playthell

 Dusk falls on Miami as the sound of Jazz fills the air 

 The Ladies At Jazz In The Gardens!

Fine Like Vintage Wine!



 A  Salutation From The Producer


Leon “Kawku” Saunders Welcomes Ms. Alicia


Star Eyes


A Pecan Tan Fox



 A Standout In The Crowd


 Chic and Sexy





 An Imposing Woman!


Tall, Tan Terrific!


Misty From The Sound Of Music


A Big Beautiful Woman!


The Joy Of Music!


Deep In The Groove!



 Power& Beauty


 The Goddess Oshun!


 A Gift From Trinidad!


 The Magicians Girls!


A Black and Tan Fantasy


Cape Verdian Girls!


Afro-Portuguese Honeys


Hail To The Music!


The Rhythm Is The Master


Happy And Nappy!


An Afrocentric Beauty


Fit As A Fiddle!


An Ebony Brick House


Some Cuban Flava


Alicia Chillin


Women Of Substance!


 Smart, Elegant And Sexy!


 The Mayne Sisters


Jazz Diva Cassandra Wilson

She wowed the crowd with her Mississippi Blues


Photos and text by: Playthell Benjamin

Miami Florida

March 22 Circa 2010