ABOUT Jade O. Earle
August 07, 2012
The Root Recommends: The new album by the band that fronted Broadway's Fela! It will not disappoint.
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The Root Recommends: A new play that casts light on the Prince of Soul's life.
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Filmmaker Justin Simien satirizes the awkwardness of blacks who are not black enough.
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The Root Recommends: A sprawling exhibition that spans 500 artists and three New York museums.