Tag Archives: Grace Jones

Historical Excellence: Grace Jones: A One Man Show (LASERDISC)

Presenting the “ultra rare Laserdisc version of this classic televised concert Grace Jones: A One Man Show. Issued exclusively in Japan in a stunning picture sleeve. Comes with a chapters and lyrics insert. Tracks are Warm Leatherette, Walking in the Rain, Feel Up, La Vie En Rose, Demolition Man, Pull Up to the Bumper, Private Life, My Jamaican Guy, Living My Life and Libertango/I’ve Seen That Face Before.” Sometimes available at Amazon.

Historically Excellent: Grace Jones: A One Man Show (LASERDISC). Image via Amazon.

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Quote, Unquote

“Yes, she did, but I said no. I’d just prefer to work with someone who is more original and someone who is not copying me, actually.” Grace Jones, on being asked to collaborate with Lady Gaga, UK Guardian

Gag reflex: 61-year-old Grace Jones performs at the Open'er festival in Gdynia, Poland. Image via Gawker via Splash.

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Fête d’Excellence: Grace Jones For Viktor & Rolf

Presenting Her Excellency Grace Jones, in performance at the birthday party for Dutch designers Viktor and Rolf, in Paris, Thursday, March 4, 2010.

Slave to the ryhthm: Her Excellency Grace Jones performing at the birthday party for Viktor & Rolf, in Paris, March 4, 2010. Image via @grazia_live via Twitpic.

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LYRICAL EXCELLENCE: WALKING IN THE RAIN, Paris 1982

Come in all you jesters, Enter all you fools, Sit down no-no’s, Vulgar fools, Trip the night fantastic, Dance the swivel hips, Coming to conclusions, Button up your lips, Walking, Walking, In the rain.”

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ADVERTORIAL EXCELLENCE: GRACE JONES for CITROEN CX

Presenting Citroen’s 1984 La Beauté Sauvage television commercial for the CX car, featuring Her Excellency Grace Jones, directed by His Excellency Jean-Paul Goude, banned in several countries.

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LESSONS IN EXCELLENCY, Part 3

Presenting Excellency speaking for itself. The Excellent video for Grace JonesI’ve Seen That Face Before.

more about “LESSONS IN EXCELLENCY, Part 3“, posted with vodpod
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