Black Planet Back: four Times Solange Knowles Put Her Money Where Her Black Is

Solange Knowles shows her blackness loudly and proudly. As the youthful sis of Beyonce, Solange has discovered an identification all her personal and that identification is dipping unapologetic blackness.

So what did Solange do to remind us she is Black AF? Plenty of issues!

First, let’s get into the truth that as an alternative of dropping new promo photographs and movies on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook like the common uncultured artist, Solange put her cash the place her Black is and dusted off her Black Planet web page. What higher solution to let the world know that you simply’re about to come back out the gate swinging than reminding them of the primary and most culturally essential social media platform for African Americans.

Let’s discuss why that is main. So many African American millennials have been launched to social media by the use of Black Planet. Black Planet provided you the power to customise your profile with background wallpapers, music, and so forth utilizing HTML and C++ (manner earlier than Myspace), it supplied a visitor guide the place your mates may depart feedback, it informed you when your homies have been on-line and it allowed so that you can join and meet individuals inside your metropolis with a easy click on of a button. Anybody who was anyone had a Black Planet web page. Now, it seems Solange is cooking up one thing for a brand new album and though she may have promoted it on any platform on this planet, she selected the blackest platform there ever was — Black Planet.

 

Hit the flip to see extra methods Solange has been shifting the needle along with her Black pleasure.

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