Jody Watley. GAP Individuals Costume Institute Library.

This was cool to come across on Instagram last night.

Individuals : Portraits from the Gap collection (2006).

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Thought of The Day. Hold On To Yourself.

Society gets people so messed up in many ways, especially now with the flip side of the positives that can come from social media and the media in general.

Not that I’m a shamen in any way – but sometimes it’s good to know we can all in some way potentially inspire another human being in a positive way. Don’t compare yourself to anyone- love yourself. Many will doubt you – just don’t let the doubter be “you” and don’t try to live someone else’s life.

This is what I shared on my platforms today.

“Be who you are- but know that it will change as you grow through life, don’t be afraid of that – your essence should always remain though no matter the changes of styles, age, and era.I always see “me” – always see “you” –No matter what your profession there will always be forces to try to move you away from you – hold on to yourself.” – Jody Watley – Wattage ⚡️

Image via Instagram/jodywatleystyle and Jody Watley.

1993 A modern day Mona Lisa – Exclusively from Jody Watley’s archives – An unpublished Polaroid of Jody Watley taken for US Weekly photographed by Jon Ragel, hair by Jody Watley, make up by Collier Strong, styling by Jody Watley and Jeannine Braden. @jodywatley @usweekly @jonragel @collierstrong @jeanninebradenla

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Jody Watley Classic Image of The Week.

Timeless.

Photography: Steven Meisel

Thank you: Instagram/jodywatleystyle

Jody Watley and SRL. Maximum Impact at Alameda County Fair 

What a night! We performed to a packed amphitheater on a day that was sizzling temperature wise and with a tight band, dance squad and the dynamic SRL. featuring Nate Allen Smith and Rosero the heat only increased. It was a special night with everyone singing and dancing in the aisles – punctuated by fireworks at the conclusion of the concert. Thank you Alameda County Fair, the great staff and fabulous audience.

Jody Watley bringing hits, style, soul and passion

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After slaying the stage – a squad photo Jody Watley, SRL and dance squad.

Snippets : Have a look! ​



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Review by Dave Higdon Poptastic Confessions: Here

Up next:

July 21 Sycuan Casino, El Cajon CA

July 22 The Greek Theatre Los Angeles CA

August 5 Empire Plaza Albany, NY 6 PM

August 12 Northalsted Market Days Chicago IL

Sept 2 Yoshis Oakland – SRL. Bridges preview and celebrating 30  the Grammy winning debut Jody Watley possibly performing the full album (working on a new show just for Yoshi’s)

and More!

Jody Watley Classic Image of The Week.

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Photography: Steven Meisel. –Makeup: Francois Nars — Hair: Oribe

Timeless. 1989. Vintage Jody Watley

Jody Watley. Classic Photo of The Day.

Jody Watley 1987 Solo Debut Smash Hits UK

A timeless image from 1987, from my monumental solo debut. Photography: Victoria Pearson

There is beauty in simplicity. Follow your dreams, and be yourself no matter what others think or say. Keep moving forward and applying life’s lessons to your journey,

TSL. Women’s History Month Honors Jody Watley.

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Jody Watley by Michel Comte

“Jody Watley is a name in American music that is widely recognized, yet still not fully appreciated. Her ingenious, stylish videos and multi-threat talents raised the bar not just for dance music, but for women in the business – especially women of color”…Read the full feature: The Shadow League Music, Sports and Culture