September/October Music Favorites

 -Ibeyi ft. Kamasi Washington – Deathless (2017) The sisterly duo, Ibeyi, are gearing up for their sophomore album Ash, set to be released September 29th. This wonderful duo, as by their debut album, intertwine their Afro-Cuban religion and spirituality, La Regla de Ocha Lukumi, into their music, as well as the percussions of Afro-Cuban music…

Music Mix: Hypnotize Minds

A mega mix of one of the most innovative rap collectives in hip hop and rap music. A group that catapulted and help to create the now popular trap music genre enjoyed today, but created beginning in the late 1980’s. Originated in Memphis, TN, producing duo DJ Paul and Juicy J help to form the…

Where Did The Soul Go? (Podcast)

Here I discuss where has the soul gone in music? I speak on the industry, a little about the destruction of disco and its connection to how music is made today, and I also ramble about myself on my decision to create a podcast, also how i the end, I may be wrong.    …

July/August Music Favorites

Tyler, The Creator – Foreword Tyler recently released his anticipated album Flower Boy (really called Scum Fuck Flower Boy, but yeah). If you have known or heard about Tyler pre-Flower Boy, he would be a person known for his antics and a general a wild child, founder of Odd Future. As a person, (just a…

June/July Music Month Favorites

SZA – The Weekend (2017) SZA, pronounced Sizza, dropped her very anticipated album Ctrl., very recently to positive receptions and reviews, and there is song that caught my eye via the iTunes sample, and it is “The Weekend”. There has been a long discussion about the topic of the album in its entirety about being…

May Music Month Favorites

I realized Ive been making a ridiculous amount of posts solely featuring my favorite songs. Sometimes I feel like Im stuck in this position of just suggesting music, cause I LOVE to put people on to the old and the new they may have never heard before, because I don’t “make” music (though I would…

Music Mix: Brandy

Listen to my new Brandy Essentials soundcloud mix. This mix features some of my favorite Brandy songs spanning her career thus far. Songs include: Who Is She To U (Afrodisiac) It’s Not Worth It (Full Moon) Angel In Disguise (Never Say Never) Do You Know What You Have? (Two Eleven) Focus (Afrodisiac) Always On My Mind…

What I’m Listening To December 2016

Childish Gambino – Terrified (2016) I can honestly say, one of my top favorite albums of this year, and honestly a breath of fresh air. Or better to say, everything comes full circle. From this album to Bruno Mars 24K, the resurgence of soul/funk music is showing itself again, and Im all for it. That…

Music I’ve Been Listening To

Aside from the recent passing of Prince who I could write an essay on (whose music you can almost solely listen to by purchasing his albums or if you happen to have Tidal – i do!), here are some music Ive have taken a liking to that I think you should check out! If you…

My Favorite Songs

August Alsina – Hollywood (2015) I recently listened to August’s “This Thing Called Life” album in its entirety this week and not to be cheesy, but I really do understand/feel the feeling projected throughout all of the songs, which makes this album so good. This is just one of my favorite songs, the perfect transition…

Music Review:BlacKKKBoys “3Songs”

What began as an agreement about the geniusness of Kelis’s sophomore album “Wanderland”, led to a new discovery of a rap trio BlacKKKBoys of a collective known as Nobody Really Knows. The group released a trio of songs on Soundcloud with what I hear of are influences of Tyler the Creator/Odd Future structure wise and production similarities…

Favorite Songs/Albums/Artists of the Week

A long break it has been, but I am back to broadcast some of my favorite music/music artists at the moment. I encourage everyone to take a listen and maybe make a discovery of their own. Trust me, I have really great taste in music. 1. Kelela – All The Way Down & The High Hallucinogen EP…