What better way to start off Women’s History Month than to highlight some of the most distinguished young female artists of our generation. And no I’m not referring to Beyonce or Taylor Swift. Yes, they are talented, but when it comes to true artistry, which is stripped of commercial imitation and celebrity fanfare, then musicians like… Read More Corinne Bailey Rae and Esperanza Spalding: Two soul sisters with new albums
Beyonce is becoming known for her surprise musical experiences. And I say experience because listening to a Beyonce song and watching the video for the first time is an experience in itself. The superstar recently released a new song called “Formation” which pays homage to her southern roots in both sound and visuals. The video… Read More Beyonce back at it Creole style
2016 is here and that means there will be plenty more musical memories to be made this year. It’s been a while since I last blogged and I apologize for the long hiatus. I’ve been away from the musical side of things, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t kept my eye on the talent and trends… Read More Gearing up for another musical year
On the record, “I Wish” Toni Braxton, in a deeply heartbroken state, croons “I wish, I wish, I wish she’d break your heart like you did me/I hope you’re unhappy/I hope, I hope, I hope she gives you a disease/so that you will see/Not enough to make you die /But only to make you cry, like you… Read More Toni Braxton and Babyface give tender touch to the pains of divorce
Beyonce managed to redirect everyone’s attention away from the superstitious appearance of Friday December 13, and focus on her. If that isn’t one heck of a brilliant marketing scheme, then I don’t know what is. And what makes it so mindblowing is that no one saw it coming! Last Friday, Queen Bey shocked fans across the… Read More Queen Bey does it again.. and no one saw it coming
Ah yes, it’s that time of year again that music fans have all been waiting for: Grammy nomination time:) On December 6, the nominations for the 56th annual Grammy’s were announced and for the most part, there were not many surprises in terms of the nominees. Mr. Magna Carta himself Jay-Z was the top runner with… Read More And the Grammy for best artist goes to…???
In an age where technology dominates our lives (whether we like it or not), and there is a constant obsession with revamping traditional values, musicians are left with the daunting task of creating art that reflects this progressive society. So when you happen to hear your favorite artist incorporating completely different sounds into their music,… Read More John Legend takes a peek into the distant on “Love in the Future”