Saturday, February 28, 2015

World News: Nigerian President Jonathan vows terrorism by Boko Haram will end

As election season gets underway in Nigeria, terrorist bomb attacks continue in towns and cities and President Goodluck Jonathan vowed an end to the violence.

Thursday, February 26, 2015

HYPE WILLIAMS Directed This New video for JODECI- Every Moment

We blogged just weeks ago that Jodeci is back. We featured their new release  Every Moment, and the general consensus is that they sound great! They're giving us that classic Jodeci sound we all love. This moment seems to be getting better and better for the highly praised r&b group.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Hear Rihanna's New Song 'Towards the Sun' from her new DreamWorks movie, Home

"Turn your face towards the sun. Let the shadows fall behind you. Don't look back just carry on, and the shadows will never find you." 

These simple yet profound lyrics meet you through the airy falsetto voice of Rihanna once you press play on her latest release Towards the Sun. This new single is from the upcoming DreamWorks film, Home which Rihanna also stars in as the voice of a little cutie pie named Tip who sorta looks like a cartooned Rih too.

Monday, February 23, 2015

#Oscar Moments! Common & John Legend Take Home An Oscar for 'Glory' + Gaga Performs 'Sound of Music' tribute!

The Academy Awards this year were highly anticipated by some mainly due to the riveting motion picture Selma's nominations. The song 'Glory' written and performed by John Legend and Common draws it's inspiration from the story of Selma and the fight for civil rights that still exists today.

Saturday, February 21, 2015

World News: Death toll rises to 17 after Haiti Carnival float accident

The country of Haiti suffers another tragedy the week of Carnival, where a highly decorated float hit power lines by accident, causing deaths and the cancellation of the last day of revelry.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Gary Clark Jr, and more Celebrate Stevie Wonder!

Last night CBS aired a special Grammy Tribute for one of the best singer/songwriters/artists/humanitarians this world has ever known- Stevie Wonder. The who's who of Hollywood showed up to celebrate the legacy of the world hero. Artists like Beyonce, Lady Gaga, and Paul McCartney shared their sentiments about how Stevie Wonder was instrumental in their careers by way of sheer inspiration.

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Exclusive with Jonathan McReynolds - New Album Life Music in stores now

Every once in a while an artist comes along and reignites a flame in a certain genre. The anticipation starts from the moment word gets out of the talent or gift they embody. This was the case with Jonathan McReynolds. The buzz for Jonathan began as a few views on Youtube, then suddenly the word was out about this sweet and well controlled tone out of Chicago.  I wanted more. The music world wanted more.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Drake Dropped his #IYRTITL 'Mixtape' Last Night and it Might Just Be A Slick Diss Altogether

Drizzy Drake just pulled a Yonce' and released what he is not calling an album- If You're Reading This, It's Too Late mixtape. It appears this is his first mixtape in almost 6 years. This is the usual heavy melodic and lyrically engaging sound we've grown to expect from Drake. The mixtape was dropped on the web last night to many surprised fans, only days after he dropped the short film, Jungle.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Happy BranDay! 10 Things You Can Learn from My Fave!

Want to send warm birthday love and BRIGHT light to my fave, Brandy today! It's been a pleasure to listen to and to meet such a gift to music. So funny and personable, so talented, but yet so humble. Here are 10 things we can all learn from my fave!

Kanye West Talks To Ryan Seacrest about Beck, Taylor Swift, and Working with Rihanna and Paul McCartney

Kanye West is once again all over the news for 'Kanye-ing' Beck at this year's Grammy Awards. When hugely acclaimed musician/singer Beck was accepting his award for album of the year, Kanye walked up to the stage started to take the mic, but soon turned around and walked away. Most people assumed it was a joke, playing on what he'd done a few years ago to Taylor Swift.