Cardi B releases her long-awaited debut album. Drake releases his new song and video for “Nice For What.” Janelle Monae releases her new song and video for “PYNK.” What do these events all have in common? Easy answer, they all encourage women’s empowerment. There is, however, a slight problem in how these are being perceived…
“Maybe the problem with love these days is that someone says they love you, and you just wonder how long for.” – J.L. Johnson
To accompany my top albums list for 2017, I decided to put together a playlist with songs from each album that made the list. I tried to put songs on there that fell under the radar a bit from each album, deep cuts if you will. 4:44 unfortunately isn’t on Spotify so the version with…
My list of the 50 best albums released in 2017 in order by my preference.
Week 20: Vince Guaraldi Trio — A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)
“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.” – Sun Tzu
“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” -Socrates
Week 19: Janet Jackson — Control (1986)
It’s the [second] of the month so it’s new playlist time! Like I promised from my previous list, this one is a lot shorter, so it was tough to round up a nice variety. But this is a rough glimpse into what I’ve been listening to this past month. Oh and I just turned 24…
A brief write up of my thoughts on the Las Vegas shooting.
“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.” – John F. Kennedy