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Vinyl Sunday – Real Eyes

Gil Scott-Heron – Real Eyes   Artist: Gil Scott-Heron Album: Real Eyes (1980) With it being Father’s Day, I felt it only right to play this amazing album by Gil…

Amel Larrieux – Afraid

Amel Larrieux | Afraid Finally some new (sweet) sounds from Amel Larrieux! Check out the new single “Afraid” courtesy of Soulbounce.   Forthcoming from her next album, Ice Cream Every…

Semret’s Braids

Photo: HBGs Starr* and Semret It’s been about 5 years since I’ve worn my hair in braids. I rocked cornrows and extensions all throughout college, alongside one of my best…

This is what we hoped for

We feel like it might be time to share some behind the scenes stuff with y’all. First some background on who we are. There are three happy black girls (hbg’s)…

Where there is no struggle, there is no strength

The original plan was to start the year fresh. January 1 2013 would be the launch date for The Happy Black Girl.  We spent much of the summer of 2012…

Happy Mother’s Day

  Artist: Valerie Scott Design: Mother’s Day Card Release Date: May 12 2013 We here at The Happy Black Girl believe in honoring those individuals who’ve made positive lasting contributions to…

Muthadear

  To all the momma’s momma’s, Happy Mother’s Day.   I was going to go with Zeller just like everyone else is probably going to do. However, I cheap nfl…