I read an article today that featured Hip-Hop artist, Jason Derulo speaking about his recent split from the very talented Jordin Sparks. The two had been together for three years, and accordingly to Derulo, split amicably due to timing and where they were at in their lives. In the interview with Ryan Seacrest, Derulo also […]Read more "From I Do’s to Duets & Back Again"
“We journeyed across the seas to the U.S. about a year ago,” lead singer, Gustaf explained to me when we chatted about goodbyemotel being described as an Australian, Brooklyn-based band by Huffington Post. “We’d been coming back and forth for the last couple of years to do some recording here, but finally got the whole […]Read more "goodbyemotel says hello to America and it’s music industry"
“Michigan’s in the rearview now Keep your hands where I can see them You took the words right out of my mouth When you knew that I would need them What am I supposed to do now Without you” This song is almost too calm for the message behind it. I’m sure some of you […]Read more "Michigan’s In the Rearview Now"
Paul J. Phillips was born into a family where following a path in pursuit of music was a destine staple in his future. Son of a Baptist choir director and classically trained soprano, Phillips grew up in Kentucky, knowing that he was meant to chase the notes of a melody that would make up the […]Read more "Paul J. Phillips Brings “Magic” to the Music Industry"
It’s rare that a song in today’s industry has the ability to bring a listener to tears. The chills you feel when Jhene Aiko starts out her first verse of “Promises” off of her new album, “Souled Out,” you get chills. The first verse speaks to her daughter; the second to her brother who passed […]Read more "Late Lunch Listen 9.23.14"
In a world where most people get their music for free somehow, U2 released an apology to iTunes users for releasing their album for free. U2’s thirteenth studio album, Songs of Innocence, was released for free over iTunes in regards to an alliance the Irish rock band made with Apple. With this unorthodox release, the album reached approximately 500-million people, while apparently only […]Read more "U2 Apologizes for Giving Away Their Latest Album"
While doing some industry research I came across a label known as Spinnin’ Records located in Brazil. When I entered their website the song that started playing on the home page was awe-striking. I am more of a fan of songs because of their lyrics than the beat behind the meaning. I’ll just put it out […]Read more "Late Lunch Listen 9.6.14"