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bigapplecomicon: Music moves from creative to derivative. The era from 1926 through 1975, say Louis Armstrong, Bessie Smith, Ellington to Brit Invasion to Stevie Wonder was amazingly creative. Much of what comes after with some exceptions is derivative. The next big creative era is Rap/Hip Hop.

AhnFireDigital: Josh Smith on Doc Rivers

Khatmandont: Not that this one is particularly amazing but imagine how much shittier the parallel reality is where some meddling executive made Will Smith sample Escape Club instead of Stevie Wonder's "I Wish" for his song on the Wild Wild West soundtrack

jonnycrackers82: This, an emotional letter kept by F/Lt Stevie Stevens of 57 Sqn whose biography I have just finished (available in August). From the father of his young rear gunner, Sgt Johnnie Smith, who was lost on 23/11/43. The book is dedicated to these friends he lost & would never forget

AvivekaWellness: The Pleasures of Friendship by Stevie Smith “The pleasures of friendship are exquisite, How pleasant to go to a friend on a visit! I go to my friend, we walk on the grass, And the hours and moments like minutes pass.”

diedisappointed: Stevie Smith, the Savage

lynlinking: ‘Glad and her boo’: Gladys Berejiklian dating prominent barrister who represented her at Icac He is representing the Victoria Cross recipient Ben Roberts-Smith in the ex-soldier’s high-profile defamation trial against Nine newspapers. excerpt

John_Dabell: “Just remember that finishing lines are good, but their most important role is to get you over the start line in the first place.” Stevie Smith

markmywoxds: Chris Brown , Janet Jackson , Adele, Sam Smith, Megan Fox , The Rock, Channing Tatum, Cher, Kelly Clarkson, John Cena, Cedric the Entertainer , Lizzo , Kehlani, Stevie Wonder

GregCameron2: Stevie Smith wrote prose as well as poetry.

Rangers_today: 2013: Stevie Smith re-joins Rangers, signing for free from Portland Timbers.

jjasminecaprii: Max b BIG Maxwell Patti labelle Lauryn hill Lenny kravitz Stevie knix André 3000 Left eye Jadakiss Gladys knight Ceelo green Remy ma Normani Waka flaka Dave East Lyfe Jennings Dj mustard Fettuccine wapp PRINCE Swae lee Kanye west Faith evans Jorja smith Kodak black

Gordy_Smith_96: Italy are going to be very tough opponents for Stevie Clarke and the boys in the final.

es0hes: Lizzo'w real name is Melissa... Will Smith's real name is Willard... Stevie Wonder's real name is Stevland... Anyone who knows me will understand how this makes me feel.

marquelawyers: We feel we now know a lot more about Ben Roberts-Smith, from his testimony, than we ever wanted to know.

plastic_mylar: I think a lot about that one Stevie Smith poem

GrantHayter: I didn't realize March 7 marked the 50th year since the death of poet Stevie Smith - one of my top favourites, alongside Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Virginia Hamilton Adair, and a few choice others.

Villain_MT: “This Englishwoman is so refined She has no bosom and no behind.” ~ Stevie Smith

radiomoderation: Women writers looking bored and holding a cigarette, part 117 in a series: Stevie Smith

2Cool2BIog: Will Smith & Jazzy Jeff getting some rust off

gram63: In My Dreams, Stevie Smith In my dreams I am always saying goodbye and riding away, Whither and why I know not nor do I care. And the parting is sweet and the parting over is sweeter, And sweetest of all is the night and the rushing air.

alnellus: I mean, Auden of course (poem and painting combo I still inflict on students each year), but Stevie Smith is apt too, right?

slamup: Christian Porter and Ben Roberts-Smith are the kind of guys who would have flushed Scott Morrison’s head down the toilet in high school, but he still would have hung around and tried to be friends with them anyway.

lee_manwaring: Ben Roberts Smith....very successfully playing the VICTIM CARD!!

relationality: A paper that has been a long time in the making. It considers the emotional challenges of research, the possibility of dispersing difficult emotions, and the responsibilities of organisations. Also has a poem by Stevie Smith and description of my time in prison!

11W: Braxton Miller and Troy Smith reportedly want to start a prep school in Ohio similar to Florida's IMG Academy.

DrPopCultureBG: If I had been the Virgin Mary, I would have said 'No.' Florence Margaret "Stevie" Smith

stevie_g_smith: He won't. And I'm not sure I believe you!

MaryaEJones: I've been way too far out all my life. Not waving, but drowning. - Stevie Smith

MelanieJaxn: The pleasures of friendship are exquisite, How pleasant to go to a friend on a visit! I go to my friend, we walk on the grass, And the hours and moments like minutes pass. -Stevie Smith

Krasixd: Eddie Van Halen, Steven Tyler, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Keith Emerson, Ozzy Osbourne, Peter Frampton, Tom Petty, Lou Gramm, Sting, Peter Murphy, Mark Knopfler, Mark Farner, Marc Bolan, Iggy Pop, Tim Bogert, Jeff Buckley, Joan Jett, Grace Slick, Patti Smith, David Corsby

Big4of5: Stephen A. Smith called out the Celtics for promoting Brad Stevens and he's absolutely right

thecoreymartin: Just realized “Wild Wild West” by Will Smith is a rip off of “I wish” by Stevie Wonder.

southrecordshop: A load of great used stuff in this week - The Doors, Love, Beach Boys, Patti Smith, Cabaret Voltaire, Weather Report, Stevie Wonder, Poison Girls and loads more. All in the shop now, or drop us a message to buy if you can’t make it in

Clashophile: What are ur guesses? My guesses for the 8 iconic performances: Paul Simon Sting Bruce Billy Joel Gaga W/Tony Bennett Coldplay & or Chris Martin Patti Smith Garth Brooks bonus guess: Stevie Wonder Lack of female representation isn’t my desire, but the way I see it panning out.

watchthecrone: Capricorn moons rule music and I will die on this hill-- Amy Winehouse Andre 3000 Andrea Bocelli Annie Lennox Azalea Banks Billie Holiday Cher Chopin Frank Ocean Freddie Mercury Jaden Smith Kid Cudi Mac Miller Nelly Furtado Nina Simone Peter Gabriel Seal Stevie Nicks Willow Smith

BrandonBarber59: Steve/Stevie smith I believe were the first duo to win there

SPEEDSPORT: NEWS: Steve Smith, known to sprint car fans as 'The Black Bandit' and the father of Stevie Smith, has died at the age of 74.

sharkracingWoO: This morning our racing family lost a true friend and legend to our sport. Steve Smith “the black bandit” was a Pennsylvania native but a friend to all of us. Shark Racing sends its sincere condolences to Stevie and the entire Smith family.

somuchbullsh: Tony Smith’s crusade to improve the status quo may or may not work but should be applauded, as such efforts too often get lost in the wash of habitual disappointment. | Katharine Murphy

MrREAL56856270: Stevie A Smith Lol You Drink A Lot Of Hateraid! How You Like My Silioque? My Funny Guy! Love You

Big4of5: Stephen A. Smith walks off set after Celtics promote white head coach and not black candidate

PLSoc: ‘The lyrics have echoes of Philip Larkin and Stevie Smith.’: very Hull then.

ratewrestle: Gangstas Paradice ​Tony Stetson vs. Bull Pain ** 1/2 Dances With Dudley & Dudley Dudley vs. Chad Austin & Don E. Allen ** JT Smith vs. Hack Myers N/A Taz & The Steiner Brothers vs. Jason Knight & The Eliminators N/A Raven & Stevie Richards (c) vs. The Pitbulls *** 1/4

IanJ21289455: Nobody heard him, the dead man,  But still he lay moaning: I was much further out than you thought    And not waving but drowning. Poor chap, he always loved larking And now he’s dead It must have been too cold for him his heart gave way,    They said... Stevie Smith, 1957.

erinohno: new favourite thing to annoy my bf is when he plays i wish by stevie wonder i will loudly sing wild wild west by will smith over it bc it’s the superior song

kagitmihelva: Not Waving but Drowning Şiiri - Stevie Smith

MFWitches: Ben Roberts-Smith Eddie McGuire Christian Porter Alan Jones Neil Mitchell Jeff Kennett Scott Morrison Barnaby Joyce Adam Creighton Peter Van Onselen Australia is over-run with entitled, clueless white men with the biggest microphones & hurtest feels. Who else goes on the list?

gwendalupe: happy pride month, here’s Anna Nicole Smith at La Pride in 2005

WWEMatchBot: Money in the Bank: Shawn Daivari grabbed the briefcase to beat Taylor Wilde, Hikaru Shida, Stevie Richards, Donald Trump, Davey Boy Smith, Excalibur and Bram at Walmart

KevinWheldall: Pam Ayers? Stevie Smith?

Rangers_today: 2015: Kris Boyd, Marius Zaliukas, Stevie Smith, Bilel Mohnsi, Lee McCulloch, Ian Black, Jon Daly, Sebastien Faure, Kyle Hutton, Ricky Foster, Lee Robinson and Steve Simonsen all leave Rangers. Boyd returns to Kilmarnock along with Smith and McCulloch.

bstruseveteran: Stevie Nicks >>>>>>>> Stevie Smith

moonyloopin: remus: bowie and marc bolan sirius: bowie and freddie mercury james: janis joplin, paul mccartney and bonnie tyler peter: bob dylan lily: stevie nicks and patti smith mary: mick jagger marlene: joan jett dorcas: nick cave and suzanne vega

SeanSingerPoet: All poetry has to do is to make a strong communication. All the poet has to do is listen. The poet is not an important fellow. There will always be another poet. —Stevie Smith

Stevie_DG: Loving Ali Smith’s riff on the use of Hannah Arendt as a jack-of-all-quotes thinker who can be called on for any argument under the sun.

sibaerisch: Reading Frances Spalding's classic bio of the lovely Stevie Smith today

FrankEd1967: In the North East we are looking forward to peering over the border, quoting Stevie Smith.

crossmansusanna: I have a friend At the end Of the world. His name is a breath... Stevie Smith, Black March.

ThtKidEddie: Me and Stevie take this guy smith out to dinner , he gets chicken tenders? Wtf are we 5?

naima: Honorable mentions: Stevie, Adele, Will Smith (which wasn't REALLY talked to, bc on the few occasions I've been in his presence - like 3 - I've been legitimately star struck, and I don't get star struck. Like he FEELS like a movie star but also acts like a normal ass person)

Olde_Smith: This is what I was talking about yesterday with Stevie Nicks and that guitar. Package deal.

OR_Horn: Smith on playing Anne Boleyn. Jodie Turner-Smith - “If you ask anyone to watch a film or to observe any art, you are asking them to suspend their beliefs. This must mean it is fine for a while actor to play Mike Tyson, Ray Charles, or Stevie Wonder right?

causalinf: The ethics of it, the cognition of it, the epistemologies implied by it — these barriers of ignorance, self interested well meaning folks, costly beliefs. They create out in the open suffering. Think of “Drowning” by Stevie Smith. 20/n

huffpostqueer: She’s also the second Black spokeswoman to lead the briefing and had the support of Judy Smith, the first Black woman to do so 30 years ago.

Katinka__ST: I want to be haunted by Stevie Smith drawings Imagine having a nightmare about this lil guy chasing you

today_in_music: Playlist a Day for 2021-05-26

ForRaceFansOnly: Happy Birthday Stevie Smith

GrogsGamut: Ben Roberts-Smith wiped laptop days after being told to retain documents, court told

_benjvmins_: willow smith. that’s crazy talent right there

RealStevieRay: NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle champion Matt Smith straight-shooting with Stevie Ray tomorrow night

kmeehan: Feeling very seen by Stevie Smith this morning and every morning

tommyguns812: What Stephan A. Smith SAID ABOUT Tim Tebow was RACIST and HYPOCRITICAL

be_a_nina: Lucinda Williams Car Wheels On a Gravel Road Elliott Smith From A Basement On A Hill Stevie Wonder Talking Book Middle Brother’s self titled The Chicks Wide Open Spaces

CollabGenerator: what would it sound like if patti smith did a collaboration with stevie wonder?

playtoicarti: hi joining hht these r the artists i like ! playboi carti childish gambino kendrick lamar kanye drake brockhampton tupac asap rocky jay z willow smith solange sza stevie wonder tyler the creator earl sweatshirt wheezy kid cudi mac miller the weeknd interact 2 be moots !

LNHShow: Stevie P’s Play of the Day Craig Smith over 2.5 shots (+110)

o_franco_aleman: Stevie Smith

Stevie_DG: I'm writing on Ali Smith: would love recs for secondary criticism.

steviorcomplex: My 1st name is Steven and my middle name is Elliot so: Elliott Smith (his given name was Steven too), Elliot Page, Stevie Wonder, Stevie Budd, Stevie Nicks, Elliot from ET

ColinMylrea: If we’re being honest, England had been in its flop era since Stevie Smith passed.

Stevie_Gerard: I think is overrated: Eoin Morgan I think is underrated : I like: Rishab pant I secretly like : Pollard Favorite of all time : Steve smith G.O.A.T: Steve smith

communistbarbie: i always thought i’d have a catchy click bait title for my diss but it wound up being ‘the spirit or idea in the poem’: a re-assessment of stevie smith’s short poems and drawings

communistbarbie: also it’s funny when ppl ask abt it bc no one seems to even know who stevie smith is like out with specific circles so it’s just like word jumble

phoenix_stevie: I need a nonbinary queen to do “I’m Ready” by Sam Smith and Demi Lovato with me stat

JohnnyO11075966: 23:45 Lingfield Thu 20 May 1m6f Hcap 1 Smith 2 Stevie Mckeane 3 Evaporust 4 Great Hall

angierogers111: Iggy Pop, Grace Jones, Patti Smith, Stevie Nicks

SpokedZ: CRAIG SMITH. MAN ROCKET. DRIP KING. SUPERMAN ROCKSTAR

stevie_fish: I felt we lost a path, direction when John Smith died. The picture turned sour very quickly after that. The Tories out but Murdoch crowned Blair.

ADHD_Marie: Here’s an episode for you… "Not Waving but Drowning" by Stevie Smith episode of Read Me a Poem

PaisleyGolfClub: First away match of the season for our Newton shield team. We are at Old Ranfurly tonight so if you have some time then come and support Stevie Smith, Gordon Houston and the team

BBCSportScot: Stevie Crawford resigns as Dunfermline Athletic manager

StevieWonder: Just A Moment To Thank You! Love, Stevie

gregcatarino1: Sketch by cat-loving British poet Stevie Smith (1902-1971)

FireEveryTime: Not Waving But Drowning by Stevie Smith, 1902-1971

jarmatta: Neil Diamond, Julie Andrews, Johnny Nash, Barbara Streisand, Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Aretha Franklin, EltonJohn 1970s, Stevie Wonder, Nat KingCole, Chet Baker, Youssou N'Dour, Paul Rogers, Sade, Eddie Vedder on “Ten”, Entire Cast of The Lion King, Chrissy Hyde, David Bowie

Sandwich_Smith: I've been incessantly rewatching the video of the 8 year old ripping up the base guitar to a Stevie Wonder song. I think it's the untainted joy she gets from just doing it. Remember how that felt?

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