Malerie Yolen-Cohen: 'Supremes' Tourism In Philadelphia
Huffington Post - about 4 years
The stunning Rakia Reynolds, President of Philadelphia fashion-design incubator Skai Blue Media, sat on a small stage with Mary Wilson and a selection of Wilson's knock-out gowns from her Supreme's days.
"I am so star struck," Reynolds gushed, "to interview this legendary woman!"
"Oh, don't worry," Wilson, svelte, beautiful and dressed casually in black knit pants and jacket, said humbly. "It's just us girls."
Mary Wilson, second only to Diana Ross in name recognition when the topic turns to one of Motown's most profitable singing groups, is currently promoting her specially curated exhibit, "Come See About Me: The Mary Wilson Supremes Collection," which will be on display at the African American Museum in Philadelphia from January 25 - June 30, 2013. A showcase conceived by Wilson, who has by default become keeper of the Supreme's gowns (those she can find), this exhibit "brings to mind three little Black girls who dared to dream at a time when it was an impossibl
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