music : Rochelle Jordan, Ro James, and Stacy Barthe

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It’s been a very long time since I’ve done a music post….so let’s end this drought now and give you guys a peek inside my ipod.  Disclaimer:  I know it’s mid-December and I probably should be talking about Christmas music, but that playlist rarely changes.  So let’s venture into some new artists who I’m really […]

Talent Spotlight : Jwonn

Talent Spotlight : Jwonn

Many of my close friends know that I love the blues and I tend to play it quite often. Just to give you an example, artists like Bobby “Blue” Bland, Johnnie Taylor, and Little Milton blasted on my grandfather’s stereo every weekend when I was growing up and even at family gatherings. Matter of fact, […]

music: my top 3 songs

Most of you guys know I’m a big R&B fan. This new song by Usher is pretty dope. His vocals sound effortless on this track. Other new songs I’m diggin are “It All Belongs To Me” by Monica and Brandy and “I Heart You” by Toni Braxton. Check them all out and let me know […]

music : Boyz II Men

It’s cool to see Boyz II Men back making great music once again. I remember when I first became a fan of theirs back in the early 90’s. My cousin Taiwan would take care of me sometimes, and she would blast “End of the Road”, “I’ll Make Love to You”, and “On Bended Knee” all […]

the experience : Chicago Trip

Night out with the homies...

Beautiful image of the Chicago Red line tunnel….. so much music….so little time. Reckless Records in the Northside of Chicago. My view everyday I ran in the park… I try to find inspiration everywhere… So much better than a regular slur-pee. This Italian Ice has real fruit…..SO GOOD! While at the Caribbean Festival in Hyde […]

reCAP: grammy weekend / magic convention

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The past five days I have had some of the most amazing highs…….and some really bad lows at the same time. I’m actually smiling right now as I type this because I can’t believe I got sick between the Grammy’s, the Las Vegas Magic Show, and All-Star Weekend. But hey….things happen…and I’m still alive and […]