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Childish Gambino “This Is America” Explained

Childish Gambino “This Is America” Explained

Over the weekend, Actor Donald Glover both hosted “Saturday Night Live” and was the musical guest as his rap/R&B alter ego, Childish Gambino. Glover as Gambino premiered two new songs on “SNL,” titled “Saturday” and “This Is America.” “This Is America” lit up social media after its debut. You will need to watch it more than…MORE

The Clown Prince Of Hip Hop!! Biz Markie

The Clown Prince Of Hip Hop!! Biz Markie

BIZ MARKIE CONTINUES TO DJ, MAKE TV AND MOVIE APPEARENCES, AND AND MORE. BIZ MARKIE DEFINATELY GOES ON MY LIST AS ONE OF THE GREATEST IN HIP HOP CULTURE! CHECK THE BLOG:MORE

Sade is BACK after 7 years with a new single!!!!

Sade is BACK after 7 years with a new single!!!!

It has been announced that director Ava DuVernay, has joined black girl magic forces with the Sweetest Taboo singer Sade on the soundtrack to her new movie A Wrinkle in Time.  DuVernay says, “My creative partnership with Sade on ‘Flower of the Universe’ was so connected that I reverse engineered the usual process and used…MORE

Erykah Badu! The Hats, The Boxes, The Music

Erykah Badu! The Hats, The Boxes, The Music

It’s impossible to sum up the amazingness (Yes! that is a word!) of Erykah Badu! Give me 1 minute to give you a taste of why she’s necessary in music and life. It might sound extreme but she actually does assist in childbirth! Discover the many hats she wears here:  MORE

Earth Wind And Fire

Earth Wind And Fire

Earth wind and fire were more than just versatile, They brought a cosmic mystical and eclectic vibe to music during their time. It all blended together perfectly with the writings of Maurice white and his unpredictable arrangements. The group was named after The three elements in Whites astrological charts. I found it extremely interesting that…MORE

Lauryn Hill aka L Boogie

Lauryn Hill aka L Boogie

Lauryn Hill aka L Boogie Well known for being a member of the group the Fugees. Lauryn Hill’s studio album titled The Miseduction of Lauryn Hill is on the list of me and most of my friends top favorite album in LIFE.   The album sold approx 8 million copies with hits like Doo Wop…MORE

Al Green was kicked out for…WHAT!!?

Al Green was kicked out for…WHAT!!?

GUESS WHO GOT KICKED OUT OF THE HOUSE AFTER BEING CAUGHT LISTENING TO A JACKIE WILSON RECORD? AL GREENE!!! AL GREENE IS DEFINATELY ONE OF THOSE ARTIST THAT MOST OF US GREW UP LISTENING TO BY DEFAULT OF OUR PARENTS. NOW FOR ME, FEELING AL’S MUSIC WAS SOMETHING THAT I HAD NO CHOICE IN. IT…MORE

New Jack Swing, BlackStreet, & Harlem! We’re talking Guy!

New Jack Swing, BlackStreet, & Harlem! We’re talking Guy!

Aint nothing like getting paid on a Friday! If you’re a seasoned 30 year old, like me, that Johnny Kemp song “Just Got Paid” will easily come to mind. That song, along with other famous joints in the 90’s like Bobby Brown’s “My Prerogative were written by the creators of New Jack Swing. I’m talking…MORE

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Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (09-19-19)

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (09-19-19)

  Arrests made at GM plant in Spring Hill as strike continues Sheriff’s officials arrested protesters at the General Motors plant in Spring Hill as the United Automobile Workers strike continues. Nearly 50,000 workers nationwide went on strike at midnight Monday after contract negotiations broke down between GM and the UAW. On Wednesday, the Maury County Sheriff’s office…

Top 5 Things You Need To Know Today (09-17-19)

Top 5 Things You Need To Know Today (09-17-19)

  Man posing as Williamson County deputy, sheriff’s office warns The Williamson County Sheriff’s Offis is warning thatA man has been posing as a deputy in order to scam victims through social media and text messages. The sheriff’s office said the man is in no way associated with the department. Eaves said, the con artist poses…

Whats Happening 09/13-09/15

Whats Happening 09/13-09/15

I7:30PM-10PM IN MEMPHIS   KENNY FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 13 KEVIN GATES FED EX FORUM 8PM SISSY SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 14 SOUTHERN HERITAGE CLASSIC TENNESSEE STATE VS JACKSON STATE KICKOFF IS 6PM   SIP AND DRIP PAINT PARTY THE GLOW UP LIBERTY BOWL   SOUTHERN HERITAGE TAILGATE   SOUTHERN HERITAGE BATTLE OF THE BANDS WHITEHAVEN HIGH SCHOOL  10:30AM-2PM…

The Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (09-13-19)

The Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (09-13-19)

  FEDERAL JUDGE BLOCKS NEW LAW FOR VOTERS The restricition where the state can fine groups that submit 100 or more voter registration forms lacking a complete name, address, date of birth, declaration of eligibility and signature won’t take effect Oct. 1 after a federal judge blocked the new law in an injunction yesterday. The ruling means…