The other night I was put up on a website created by Kenan Banks dedicated to celebrity stories written by ?uestlove, ummmm that’s ?uestlove from The Roots. Many of the stories are absolutely hilarious! Like this one on Bjork Bjork: “she broke my heart in 94. i was her biPeep The Rest!
Last night I attended the Urban Organic Eric Roberson performance at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History & enjoyed one helluva show. As you can see in the video above, things were quite electric, which is always the case when Eric is on the stage. I lPeep The Rest!
The other day, I was telling Cousin Dee about Cee-Lo's new mix tape "Stray Bullets" & how much I loved it. During the conversation The Yellow African chimed in & stated how he wasn't feeling Cee-Lo's singing voice, which I get. Cousin Dee & I both countered with hPeep The Rest!
It's officially summertime & no song gets me more excited about summer than Doug E Fresh's "Summertime." "Summertime" was released back in 1989 & I recall Detroit radio station 107.5 WGPR being the only station playing the hell out of this song. 1989 was also the yearPeep The Rest!
I used to love walking to my job at KFC (Highland Park, MI: Davison & Woodward) listening to my Crystal Waters "Making Happy" maxi single cassette back in the spring/summer of 1991. "Surprise" was & still is my jam. I had so many maxi cassettes & cassette singlesPeep The Rest!
When Monica Blaire is on stage, you are always in for a soulfully energetic show & last night at Bravo Bravo was no exception. After Monica's performance, we talked briefly & she said they weren't ready. I laughed because no one is ready for Monica because she brings itPeep The Rest!
Last year when I left the Detroit Electronic Music Festival (DEMF), I said that it was my last time attending. Basically, I grew tired of the same musty suburban kids dressed all weird & shit or barely dressed. The music was good last year but I can only take so much electrPeep The Rest!
I fucking love this sing!!!! If you've never heard it & have the new Erykah Badu release then"Arrow Through Me" should sound familiar. Hint: "Gone Baby, Don't Be Long" Erykay Badu got the clearance to use a sample of this songs shortly before her album; New Amerykah PartPeep The Rest!
One of my all time favorite songs performed by Nina Simone is "Lilac Wine." The song is as simple and sweet as the blooms of a lilac tree itself. When I left my 9-5 today I noticed that that lilac tree was blooming & I instantly heard Nina crooning in my head. This is allPeep The Rest!