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“One of the biggest reasons our kids are going through what they’re going through is because of poverty,” said Common at a press conference to announce the collaboration. “I was doing an event in the neighbourhood and there were some kids from Englewood and I said, ‘Man, what do y’all really need? What’s gonna stop this?’ And they were like, ‘We need money. Man, if we could work.’ They want a chance.”Common’s Common Ground Foundation and West’s Donda’s House company have joined forces with local community organisation Chicago Urban League to help provide year-round opportunities for the city’s youth, with an annual music festival set to be held as a fundraiser. 
Source: http://www.nme.com/news/kanye-west/76822

leseanthomas:

One of the biggest reasons our kids are going through what they’re going through is because of poverty,” said Common at a press conference to announce the collaboration. “I was doing an event in the neighbourhood and there were some kids from Englewood and I said, ‘Man, what do y’all really need? What’s gonna stop this?’ And they were like, ‘We need money. Man, if we could work.’ They want a chance.”

Common’s Common Ground Foundation and West’s Donda’s House company have joined forces with local community organisation Chicago Urban League to help provide year-round opportunities for the city’s youth, with an annual music festival set to be held as a fundraiser. 

Source: http://www.nme.com/news/kanye-west/76822

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MY FUCKING IDOLS ARE AMAZING FUCK EVERYONE ELSE THIS MAN RIFHT HERE KANYE FUCKING WEST YES Can he do this for vegas tho

"Michael was really concerned about the dancing of course and the choreography. He also had a fascination with transformation, which was also a huge part of ‘Thriller’. He liked the Transformer toys which were new at the time. He wanted to see all the designs."
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alchrista:

May 2013 - The Gallery on the Corner in London - Making HIStory- Incredible photographs of Michael Jackson, taken by French photographer Christophe Boulmé over the years, will be exhibited. Christophe worked with Michael during the HIStory was and was responsible for the cover of the single “Stranger In Moscow”, the cover of “Ghosts” and some pictures in the booklet of HIStory.

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MJ FANDOM WE NEED TO TAKE A TRIP HERE ASAP I know some of those pictures would go missing