Stop Overusing the Term “King” : R&B Edition

Anyone who knows R&B, knows that the 90’s had the best R&B. The debate is who is the “king” of R&B. If you are into today’s R&B, you may have heard of the king of “eeee”, Jacquees. Jacquees claims to be the “King of R&B”; I’m guessing he means of today’s generation. My issue with … Continue reading Stop Overusing the Term “King” : R&B Edition

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Wale, “It’s Complicated” & “Self-Promotion” EPs Back to Back

Wale has been on a roll with dropping these EPs (extended play) lately. In Mid March, he dropped the EP It's Complicated that had 4 songs on it, including "Black Bonnie" featuring Jacquees, which I absolutely LOVE, it's more slow melody EP. Then yesterday he dropped Self Promotion., which is more hip hop based with a … Continue reading Wale, “It’s Complicated” & “Self-Promotion” EPs Back to Back

Childish Gambino “This Is America” Video, Review and Thoughts

On Saturday, Childish Gambino, also known as Donald Glover for his government name that he uses for acting purposes, dropped a song and video titled "This Is America" and let me tell ya....it was needed.  He starts off the video, topless, dancing then BOOM, he shoots a guy with a pillow case covered over his … Continue reading Childish Gambino “This Is America” Video, Review and Thoughts

Coachella Recap 2018

featured image: thatgrapejuice.net Coachella was the talk of social media this past weekend ESPECIALLY Beyonce. She stole the show for the WHOLE WEEKEND, with her HBCU band, her reunion with Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams from Destinys Child and bringing her sister Solange on stage to kill it with her. Beyonce has the whole Beehive … Continue reading Coachella Recap 2018

Happy Birthday Marvin Gaye: Who Sampled His Work?

Today  is the late Marvin Gaye‘s birthday. Coincidentally he died a day before his birthday, in 1984.  He’s had so many hits that of course his songs were sample by the following artists: Kanye West- "Spaceships", College Dropout album sampled from "Distant Lover" Robin Thicke, T.I. & Pharrell- "Blurred Lines", sampled from "Got To Give … Continue reading Happy Birthday Marvin Gaye: Who Sampled His Work?