___ Thomas, the Soul Queen of New Orleans

Winter carnival spectacles

Things that get overlooked?

Things can only get better from here


Some naturally heated pools

So-called ‘African unicorns’

Site of many pitches

Single-serve coffee holder

Show some moves on the dance floor

Sharp rebuff

Shaded area

Settled a debt, informally

Self-described ‘bluesologist’ ___ Scott-Heron

Relative of slate

Reached feetfirst

R&B/soul singer with the 1981 hit album ‘Breakin’ Away’

Preventing cyberclutter

Post-breakup declaration

Pieces of chalk?