Barbra Streisand is a diva; that’s amazing. Celine Dion is a diva; thank you. But if you want to call me a b*tch, that’s not accurate. Because it’s just not in my nature." Ariana Grande may be little, but the pint-sized singer packs some serious punch when she sings or simply gives telling interviews.
Flags flew at half mast, and by then everyone had heard Coretta Scott King’s “voice”. Her story inspiring, yet her fight for all people and peace even more impressive. Scott King’s efforts in not just the Civil Rights movement, but for all, in general, has impacted so people and their lives. As an article in the New Lady stated, “Women have been the backbone of the whole Civil Rights movement... Women have been the ones who have made it possible for the movement to be a mass movement.”
The camera zooms in as her brown aged eyes gazed upon the two beautiful women in the photographs that she held with soft and delicate hands. At nearly ninety years old Leni Riefenstahl smiles fondly at her youthful images as memories of her previous acting career flood her thoughts. Prior to becoming an actress the young Riefenstahl was a successful dancer until a knee injury derailed her dreams. As a result of her accident she was no longer able to perform, thus she turned her focus to acting and became a lead actress in many films. Riefenstahl was a vivacious woman that persisted on being uncooperative, defiant, and disobedient towards the directors while she on set for her films.
Miranda Lambert Covers Willin ' at Concert One of the reasons Miranda Lambert holds the record for most consecutive Female Vocalist of the Year Awards is because she 's puts on an amazing show. Her latest tour, Keeping the Flame Tour, just got on the road on May 14th and she is already amazing fans. Between belting out her top hits and killing stray beach balls that were thrown on stage, Lambert took time to cover some of her favorite songs. One of the most special of the night was her rendition of Willin '.
Meghan Trainor is the is the 70# most popular pop star Meghan was always questioning her self on how she looked , but now she doesn 't care what other people say on how she looks because she knows she is beautiful the way she is , Meghan expressed her felling 's in a song to let little girls know they look beautiful the way they are. Life/music life before popularity Meghan Trainor was born in December 1993 , also grew up in Nantucket , Massachusetts. Meghan Trainor has inspiration for music ,but Meghan always thought she would be a song -writer not a singer. Meghan Trainor began making music by the age of 7,she wrote her first song when she was 11, in addition by the age of 14 she recorded her own piece of material ( own piece of music).
“Her pioneering voyage and remarkable life helped, as President Barack Obama said soon after her death… ‘She inspired generations of young girls to reach for the stars for she showed us that there are no limits to what we can achieve’” (Knipfer). Ride’s influence is so strong that it has been helping young people to reach for dreams even after her death. Without Sally Ride’s intuition to help others, women and minorities might not have had people pushing them to achieve their dreams. Coupled with Ride’s great achievements, her instinct to help others made her a
For a nine-year-old who wants nothing more than to make her mother proud this was exciting. In the beginning, we can see her excitement and desire, “in the beginning I was just as excited as my mother, maybe even more so.” (Tan). However, as we follow the story we see her excitement quickly fade to sorrow and anger. The high expectations immigrant families place on their children is still a very relevant social issue and can be witnessed throughout the United States.
I relate to this quote because it tells how music has a big impact on our lives. Music can express our different types of emotions that we may feel on certain days. In the Novel Excerpt “Two Kinds,” written by Amy Tan it’s about a mother who was very competitive about music but on the other hand her daughter was very passionate, but her mother destroyed that passion by forcing her to do things she did not want to do. In another example which is an Informational Text called “What is Cultural Identity” made by Elise Trumbull, it talks about different types of identities especially music.
One of the most well-known entertainers of the world, Beyoncé, is part of the best singers in the music industry. She is, somehow, considered to be a great example of the Feminist movements for showing off the talents of the femininity. The Feminist Movement started in the 1840’s, but it didn’t really expand until the 1960’s after Betty Friedan’s book The Feminine Mystique was published. In that book, Betty encourages women to change the way society view them as the ideal employment for them is to stay at home mom and wife voice their opinions and fight for equality of the sexes.
Recalling Dido She had the crowd sing with her soulful and husky style of singing. The wider audience first known her as that croaky songstress side by side by Eminem on the hit single ‘Stan.’ It must be true that her appearance with Eminem allowed her to charm a wider scope of audience however, unknown to majority of worldwide music patrons, she is already a big thing in the UK. Even before she set foot in the US music arena, Dido has been a regular presence in the UK scene.
The Governmental Legend of the South “What the people want is very simple they want an America as good its promised. “Barbara’s parents were Arlyne and Benjamin she had two older sisters, Bernie and Rose Mary. Barbara was born on February 21, 1936.Barabra was a critized by her parents by not speaking correct English. They urged her to become a music director or a teacher, because they said that was only good for a black women at the time. Her sister did become a music teacher.
Lucille Ball is an admirable woman for contributing to the world numerous times. Born on August 6, 1911, in Jamestown, New York. Lucille Ball got her start as a singer, model and film star before becoming one of America's top comedic actresses. With the 1950s TV show I Love Lucy, she became a hit. When she was 15 she convinced her mother to allow her to enroll in a New York City drama school.
Mary Dyer was born in England in 1611. She married William Dyer and went to Massachusetts in 1635. She was a good friend with Anne Hutchinson and shared the same views; they were Quakers. She was the mother of 8 children, two died shortly after birth. Mary had a stillborn daughter that was deformed and they buried in secret, because it was believer that either if a women preached or listen to a woman preacher their child would be deformed or that the deformed child was consequences of the parents sins.
Mary Flora Bell was born May 26, 1957 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom and is still alive today. Mary, as we all know her, was called The Tyneside Strangler. Mary strangled two boys, ages 3 and 4, to death in 1968. She was 10 years old – this occurred the day before her 11th birthday. In December of 1968, Mary was convicted of manslaughter for the 2 killings.
Marian Anderson was a driven African American singer. "We don't take colored" (Collins 106). Marian was deprived of singing in many places because of the color of her skin. She was always well behaved and never wanted conflict so she never would argue.