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New Archive: Grace Jones

grace_jones_99Celebrating a recent revival is Grace Jones, a cross media artist recognised for her work in the world of fashion and film, with credits that including work as an actress in the ‘James Bond’ and ‘Conan’ film franchises. A key part of Chris Blackwells Island Records, Grace Jones and wider artists are celebrating Island Records 50th Anniversary, a company that featured a distinct musical family tree that featured the likes of Bob Marley, Linton Kwesi Johnson, Steel Pulse, Tricky, Amy Winehouse and U2, all formidable shapers of popular culture over the years..Here’s a peak at Grace Jones in the early year in ‘Slave to the Rhythm’…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cpAOzBmeaMo

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