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Afro

and fro
n. a hairdo, sometimes worn by American blacks, where the hair appears to be a large puffy ball. (From African.) Man, I thought Afros went out in the sixties! This rain’s gonna ruin my fro!
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In the end, the refined Afro Soulmates looks like a winner if you are interested in black dating, or meeting people of color domestically, or from overseas.
She received her training in North Carolina, USA, and is the former partner of Caffee and Kream, one of Coventry's leading Afro hair salons
On May 6, 2014, O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra released their latest album, The Offense of the Drum, on Motema Music, which is nominated for a GRAMMY[R] for "Best Latin Jazz Album.
Hairdressers are now trained in the intricacies of styling Afro hair, and a whole range of new products are on the market.
One of the younger Afro blocks, Cortejo Afro, with whom Arto had collaborated in the past, agreed to give us one of their three nights.
The Afro Latin Jazz Alliance is a true testament to the power of music," said Wacht.
The Association of Indigenous Peoples of the United Nations (United Nations Indigenous People%s Partnership - UNIPP ) approved the Set " Indigenous Peoples and Afro Capacity Building and Access to Justice .
The entrepreneur also wanted an app that could be shared with others to make them laugh, too, and the result was the highly popular Afro Cam.
The already-tall Ventress, made even taller by white patent-leather platform shoes, wore a '70s-style, long-sleeve, button-up shirt and a massive Afro wig.
FANS who remember George Berry (left) having the biggest afro in the game are in for a shock when they see the former Wales defender on Football Focus today - he's BALD
Mother Imagery in the Novels of Afro Caribbean Women is a major contribution to African Diaspora Studies, which has gained much literary and critical energy in the past ten years.
It is this connection that has permitted the redefinition of the process of slavery within the context of the diaspora, as well as the reaffirmation of Afro identities.
Afro City was created by singer/actress Rhonda Ray (www.
Dave Samuels of Caribbean Jazz Project and Joe McCarthy and his Afro Bop Alliance have already landed a 2008 Latin Grammy for their album entitled Afro Bop Alliance.
A few years back, literary phenomenon Malcolm Gladwell discovered this absurd truism when he let his close-cut, blondish locks bolt into an Afro.