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#MyBlackisBeautiful

10/03/2017 10:43:50 AM

She’s just thinking!!!! #blackgirlmagic #myblackisbeautiful #blackart #msnix #msnixinthemix The beauty of a black woman comes in many forms!!!! #blackgirlmagic #myblackisbeautiful #msnix #msnixinthemix The post #MyBlackisBeautiful appeared ...

What Would America Be Without Black People? (Day 2)

09/29/2017 11:00:43 AM

What Would America Be Without Black People? The hands of black quarry men, brick masonries, and sawyers crafted the very materials used to build the “White House”. Check the history books, Google the truth, do your research; black men and ...

What Would America Be Without Black People?

09/28/2017 11:56:16 AM

Garrett A Morgan Born on March 4, 1877 in Kentucky Died on July 27, 1963 in Cleveland, Ohio In 1914, Garrett Morgan invented and received the patent on his invention of the gas mask. To get parties interested in the mask, he used a “white” ...

#MyBlackisBeautiful

09/28/2017 11:16:32 AM

My inner princess warrior!!!! Black women are the pillars of strength. #phendersondjeliclark #blackgirlmagic #blackgirlsrock #msnixinthemix #msnix Artist Credit: Phenderson Djeli Clark The post #MyBlackisBeautiful appeared first on Ms Nix in ...

What Would America Be Without Black People? Day 3

09/27/2017 15:05:09 PM

Alexander Miles Born True Date Unknown Died May, 7, 1918 I know most of us have been in a building that has at least 13 floors or more. If you have an appointment on the 20th floor, even the most health conscience person may decide to take the ...

What Would America Be Without Black People? (Day 2)

09/26/2017 12:54:00 PM

What Would America Be Without Black People? The hands of black quarry men, brick masonries, and sawyers crafted the very materials used to build the “White House”. Check the history books, Google the truth, do your research; black men and ...

What Would America Be Without Black People

09/25/2017 11:21:52 AM

What would America Be Without Black People? Dr. Daniel Hale Williams born January 18, 1856 and died August 4 1931. The Pennsylvania native was the first to successfully perform open-heart surgery in 1893 and founded the first non-segregated ...

#KennekaJenkins: Chicago PD do your job!

09/14/2017 11:12:32 AM

#kennekajenkins story has got me so upset. I’ve been following the story for a few days and the breakdown leads to one conclusion…know your inner circle and keep only those who you know without question love you and you can trust with your ...

#MyBlackisBeautiful

09/09/2017 15:26:48 PM

Isn’t she gorgeous!!! #beautifulblackart #myblackisbeautiful shout out to the artist Dora Alis Mera Velasco!!!! @dora.alis ?????? The post #MyBlackisBeautiful appeared first on Ms Nix in the Mix.

CARS.com: Sending Your Graduate to College In Style

08/29/2017 14:53:52 PM

This is a sponsored post and the story shared is all my own. My oldest son is setting off to college and while he could live in the dorms he chose to stay home. The travel time to school is about 20 minutes from home but he also has a part-time ...

#WomansHistoryMonth: Billie Holiday

03/19/2017 14:53:15 PM

  #billieholiday must receive some recognition during #womanshistorymonth. Her compassion for African-Americans lead her to record “Strange Fruit” which has become a jazz classic as well as “What a Little Moonlight Can Do” – Give ...

#WomansHistoryMonth: Anita Baker

03/16/2017 19:49:21 PM

#womanshistorymonth would not be complete with showing some love to Ms. #anitabaker…she caught us in the Rapture then Apologized and started Giving You the Best that I Got…drop me some love, name your favorite Anita Baker song.

#WomansHistoryMonth: Diana Ross

03/15/2017 18:42:24 PM

#womanshistorymonth would not be complete with accolades being given to the Boss #dianaross …#dianarossandthesupremes made set the standard for female singing groups and her timeless music still brings thousands to sold out shows across the ...

#WomansHistoryMonth: Teena Marie

03/14/2017 12:40:26 PM

One of the baddest in the music game #teenamarie is being celebrated this day in #womanshistorymonth Teena bought rhythm and soul to life through her music. Her smooth vibe and melodic sound is definitely missed but her musical genius is never ...

#WomansHistoryMonth: Aretha Franklin

03/11/2017 12:11:08 PM

#arethafranklin must be celebrated for #womanshistorymonth She’s among the few whose singing career has a span of over 50 years. From preacher’s daughter to the Queen of Soul Ms. Franklin is a legend! Name you favorite Aretha Franklin song… ...

#WomansHistoryMonth: Chaka Khan

03/10/2017 12:38:39 PM

(Singing) Can’t nobody celebrate #womanshistorymonth with giving my favorite #Aries Ms #chakakhan some love. Her freckled highness is not only one of my mom and my favorites but her fighting spirit has kept her in the music game for decades. ...

#WeMissYouBig: Still Missing Notorius BIG

03/09/2017 18:36:48 PM

Happy Birthday #biggie I miss your style and damn sure miss your music!!! Wish you were still in the game!!!! #20yearsbiggie #badboy #wemissyoubig

#WomansHistoryMonth: Patti LaBelle

03/09/2017 12:35:44 PM

?This phenomenal singer started her career in the 60’s with Patti LaBelle and the Bluebells who later changed their name to Labelle and became a household name when Lady Marmalade dropped. When the group split in the 70’s. Ms. Patti went ...

Let’s Celebrate the Holidays Ms. Nix Style

12/01/2016 14:24:14 PM

https://youtu.be/TPXWZxtDooY Just a little something to brighten your day!!!

#Empire: OMG It’s About That Time

09/13/2016 22:19:32 PM

Empire One week and one day and we will all be watching the Lyon Dynasty back in action on #Empire…there are so many things that have to be cleared up but for now I am going to provide the Mix readers with the three trailers from Fox that ...

#Cutting In The ATL: Business, Weaves and Ratchett

09/02/2016 17:20:03 PM

Cutting in the ATL: Business, Weaves and Ratchett

Pure Leaf TeaHouse Collection – My New Addiction

09/01/2016 20:36:26 PM

Pure Leaf Teahouse Collection I am typically a coffee drinker, every day I usually get up and have a hot cup of Joe to start my day off and get my creative juices flowing. However, with the summer heat I decided to venture outside of my comfort ...

#BBWLA – Jackie Christie On Bossard, Hilarious!!

08/29/2016 16:40:24 PM

Groupon Take Me Away!!! #Spon #Ad

08/26/2016 00:48:55 AM

Hello Mix Readers, especially those just recovering from the back to school rush. This is a sponsored post for Groupon and these are my own opinions and I know my followers love to see my thoughts at least most of the time…

#BBWLA – The Ms. Nix Opinion On The Wives

08/10/2016 16:55:54 PM

#BBWLA It has been an interesting season of #BBWLA full of arguments, apologies and chatty-catty so far and I must say I’ve been on the edge of my couch watching the ladies this season. I thought it was about time for me to give my input ...

#AltonSterling Another Life Lost

07/06/2016 17:26:54 PM

#AltonSterling is just another example of another life lost and served street justice by law enforcement. He’s not the first and apparently he will not be the last as the world has seen over the course of the last 10 years – it’s op

Groupon Not Your Average Coupons!

05/25/2016 20:50:51 PM

Groupon Not Your Average Coupons!

05/25/2016 20:50:51 PM

My best-friend, Erica, is the queen of  Groupon Coupons so naturally when I was provided to do a sponsored post to give my own insight on one of the greatest coupon websites; I accepted without reservation (Erica is going to love this)! Each ...

Surviving the “Tired Years”: 5 Ways to Get Through Early Childhood with Your Spouse

06/08/2015 00:24:30 AM

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Soulful Songbird Cheryl “Pepsii” Riley Still Believes

05/28/2015 13:26:07 PM

When Cheryl “Pepsii” Riley sings, every ear in the room listens. She has the kind of sultriness that seeps underneath every nook and cranny in the listener and grips with a firm hold.... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit the W ...

Soulful Songbird Cheryl “Pepsii” Riley Still Believes

05/28/2015 13:26:07 PM

When Cheryl “Pepsii” Riley sings, every ear in the room listens. She has the kind of sultriness that seeps underneath every nook and cranny in the listener and grips with a firm hold.  It’s one of the reasons why famed director Tyl

The Rise of Eve: Stop Violence Against Women Worldwide

05/15/2015 15:10:31 PM

Use the #RiseofEve hashtag on social media to show your support! L.Burner is the CEO/Founder of The Mind Ur Business Music Conference, the first industry level music conference in the state of... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit the ...

The Rise of Eve: Stop Violence Against Women Worldwide

05/15/2015 15:10:31 PM

Use the #RiseofEve hashtag on social media to show your support! L.Burner is the CEO/Founder of The Mind Ur Business Music Conference, the first industry level music conference in the state of Delaware. Geared toward urban music, it premiered ...

#FeedArt: Promotion, Publicity, and the Indie Artist

05/11/2015 16:44:57 PM

By Alisha B Francis Indie Radio Inbox Hip Hop Blues As a DJ/radio personality my Email inbox is filled with music from so many different indie artists, but not so many well written bios, Electronic... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

#FeedArt: Promotion, Publicity, and the Indie Artist

05/11/2015 16:44:57 PM

By Alisha B Francis Indie Radio Inbox Hip Hop Blues As a DJ/radio personality my Email inbox is filled with music from so many different indie artists, but not so many well written bios, Electronic Press Kits (EPK), or press releases. It is ...

2015 Halloween Book Festival Call for Entries

05/07/2015 18:43:52 PM

The 2015 Halloween Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual program honoring the best books of the season. The Halloween Book Festival will consider works in science fiction, horror,... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And ...

2015 Halloween Book Festival Call for Entries

05/07/2015 18:43:52 PM

2015 Halloween Book Festival Call for Entries The 2015 Halloween Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual program honoring the best books of the season. The Halloween Book Festival will consider works in science fiction, horror, ...

Age & Beauty Discrimination in the Music Business

05/05/2015 23:59:15 PM

People often say “age before beauty” when giving older people the respect to go first but the same thought process applies differently in the music industry and business in general. The... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit the ...

Age & Beauty Discrimination in the Music Business

05/05/2015 23:59:15 PM

Photo by Agnes Fohn and Yellow Brick Collective. Makeup by Ashley Dada. People often say “age before beauty” when giving older people the respect to go first but the same thought process applies differently in the music industry and bus ...

Men In Heat: 10 Types of Men to Avoid This Summer

05/04/2015 18:47:12 PM

Ladies it’s  warm which means booty shorts and booty chasers. We are all looking for Mr. Right or a summer fling, but let’s face it not everyone is going to find Christian Grey. It seems... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit t ...

Men In Heat: 10 Types of Men to Avoid This Summer

05/04/2015 18:47:12 PM

Ladies it’s  warm which means booty shorts and booty chasers. We are all looking for Mr. Right or a summer fling, but let’s face it not everyone is going to find Christian Grey. It seems like there is a new breed of men that are on the ...

Hold on or Fight on?: Perspectives on the Baltimore Protest

04/30/2015 23:49:26 PM

Every set of eyes sees things in this world differently. Two people can look at the same exact sunset yet, when you ask them to describe it, you will get two completely different answers. One may... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

Hold on or Fight on?: Perspectives on the Baltimore Protest

04/30/2015 23:49:26 PM

Every set of eyes sees things in this world differently. Two people can look at the same exact sunset yet, when you ask them to describe it, you will get two completely different answers. One may focus on the brilliant colors streaming across ...

#TBT Music Edition: The Artist Formerly Known As Prince

04/29/2015 10:00:02 AM

On this week’s #TBT music edition, we would like to pay tribute to a musical genius! He has been in the music game for decades; his unconventional ways have amused and amazed us over the years. He’s... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And ...

#TBT Music Edition: The Artist Formerly Known As Prince

04/29/2015 10:00:02 AM

On this week’s #TBT music edition, we would like to pay tribute to a musical genius! He has been in the music game for decades; his unconventional ways have amused and amazed us over the years. He’s always stood alone, but has introduced ...

#FeedArt: 7 Cheap & Easy Ways to Promote Your Band

04/28/2015 16:09:36 PM

By Duss Rodgers A raving, loyal fan base, premium high priced gigs and worldwide recognition. Isn’t that what all bands and musicians hope and pray for? Of course it is. If they’re... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit the Webs ...

#FeedArt: 7 Cheap & Easy Ways to Promote Your Band

04/28/2015 16:09:36 PM

By Duss Rodgers A raving, loyal fan base, premium high priced gigs and worldwide recognition. Isn’t that what all bands and musicians hope and pray for? Of course it is. If they’re honest… But these are just some of the surface rewa

The Life of a Comic with Kris Shaw

04/27/2015 01:28:03 AM

By: Standup comedian, Kris Shaw. On a regular week on the road it can be a lot of fun as well as misery. My work structure is based off of positivity. It allows me to get the most out of my time and... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

#TBT Fashion Edition: Converse All Stars – Chuck Taylor’s

04/23/2015 15:18:21 PM

I don’t care what anybody says; I am and always will be a Chuck’s kind of Nix!!!! Since I was a teenager, I have always and will always be a fan of Converse Chuck Taylor sneakers. There is no... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

#TBT MUSIC EDITION: JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE

04/23/2015 11:52:12 AM

Born on January 31, 1981 in Memphis, Tennessee, Justin Randal Timberlake would begin his career in entertainment in 1993 as a member of the New Mickey Mouse Club. While on the show, Justin would be... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

Rihanna Breathes Life Into The ‘New America’ with ‘American Oxygen’

04/21/2015 22:59:45 PM

The American Dream. We all have one. And whether yours includes a six-figure salary and a mansion on a hill or just a simple cabin in the woods and a minivan, we all cling to the hope of reaching our... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And ...

#LHHATL: Love and Hip Hop Atlanta, Season 4 – Episode 1 Recap

04/21/2015 22:08:34 PM

Well the new season of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta #LHHATL came out with a bang last night. Most of the old cast was there: Mimi Faust, Nikko, Stevie J. ,Joseline (who was noticeably not in the first... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

Counseling or F*ck Off ! : When To Call It Quits

04/20/2015 15:11:07 PM

I know together we make this relationship a little harder, at least on ourselves We give in, we take from each other so much that I feel we don’t need anyone else We fuss and we fight and the... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

#TBT MUSIC EDITION: AALIYAH

04/16/2015 13:21:27 PM

Tips On How To Keep It Hot In Your Relationship This Year #NSFW

04/15/2015 09:00:22 AM

Interracial Dating: Go Ahead Get Your Swirl On

04/09/2015 15:00:30 PM

I can’t even write the word “swirl” without laughing. C’mon now, you know it sounds funny. The word is a bit funny, but it is a serious and timely subject. Basically, it is said to mean a black woman... To Fully Experience The Mix Come ...

#Sponsored Lee Stafford’s – Ubuntu Oils from Africa

04/09/2015 12:00:33 PM

I recently decided to make the transition from permed to natural hair; while starting my journey I was extended the opportunity to try Lee Stafford’s Ubuntu Oils from Africa for damaged/dry... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit the ...

#TBT Music Edition: Chaka Khan

04/09/2015 09:30:03 AM

Some of you may know Yvette Marie Stevens by her signature, fiery red hair; others recognize her from her phenomenal singing voice but her fans, who know her triumphs and struggles, call her the... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

#FeedArt: TIDAL – A Wake Up Call For All Artists

04/06/2015 19:20:22 PM

TIDAL is an artist majority owned company with a mission to reestablish the value of music, the protection of the sustainability of the music industry rooted in creativity and expression. Just as our... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And ...

Simply Single

04/06/2015 15:28:38 PM

The definition of single is unmarried, relating to the unmarried state. That describes me…Single. I am not in a relationship. I am not engaged. I am not separated. I am not divorced. I am not... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

The Positives of Being Ignored by a Loved One

04/03/2015 09:59:50 AM

People want what they can’t have. The idea that somehow not getting what you want while being fed the possibility of success has been ingrained in me since I was young. Being a female, we hear... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

Message To Our Young Black Females

04/02/2015 16:54:34 PM

Never let anyone tell you that I don’t love you because I love you. You’re smart, beautiful and you’re special, you’re destined to do great things. Remember that the one true thing you need to do in... To Fully Experience The Mix Come ...

#FeedArt: How NOT to Sell Your Book

04/02/2015 15:42:27 PM

Independence, Submission and Subordination

03/26/2015 20:14:45 PM

The subject of the independent woman is quite boring to me. My mother always said that if you have to tell someone you’re independent, then you’re probably not. My mother was independent.... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit t ...

#TBT Music Edition: New Edition

03/26/2015 18:46:03 PM

The 80’s bought out a lot of R&B groups but one group that moved almost every young girl from the East to the West coast was (drum roll please)…. Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky Mike and Ralph – yes, New... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

New Audiobook Teaches Men How to Develop Seductive “Verbal Game”

03/26/2015 11:55:34 AM

Oooooh . . . Say it Again: Mastering the Fine Art of Verbal Seduction and Aural Sex is Author Alan Roger Currie’s third audiobook release in the last eight months.  This particular audio book... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

#FeedArt: 3 Steps to Marketing Your Music

03/24/2015 12:31:33 PM

How To Market Music: An Effective No-Fail 3 Step Music Marketing Formula That Works By Duss Rodgers How To Market Your Music More Effectively Knowing how to market your music is without a doubt THE... To Fully Experience The Mix Come And Visit ...

#TBT MUSIC EDITION: SLICK RICK THE RULER

03/19/2015 20:35:08 PM