“The feel of your hands/ touching my waist” – 6/50, SNDTRK ’18

Give Victoria Monet all of the things. While Ciara is busy being a footballer’s wife; and, Tinashe is searching for a label; singer/songwriter Victoria Monet is penning her a lane of black pop superiority.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=owS78G-N168 Flexing her versatility and dancing skills, Monet channels 90s “If” Janet in this ode to love in the visual for […]

“If you’re livin’ for the moment” – 22/25 SNDTRK ‘18

https://youtu.be/seh_fZJqB94 Recently celebrating 30 years of Control, Janet Damita Jo Jackson – the youngest of the musical dynasty, returned to the charts and radio with her afrobeats hit “Made for Now.” The universal dance track featuring Daddy Yankee was a breath of fresh air and positive energy. It impacted the youth developing a series of […]

50217: 35-31

Like an episode of Scandal written by The Onion, season one of Trump is reaching its season finale. If nothing else positive occurred, 2017 was laced with a wonderful soundtrack. Featuring songs from artists for every mood and moment, follow me as I count down my favorite 50 songs of 2017. 35. “Slow Me Down” […]

502017: 40-36

Like an episode of Scandal written by The Onion, season one of Trump is reaching its season finale. If nothing else positive occurred, 2017 was laced with a wonderful soundtrack. Featuring songs from artists for every mood and moment, follow me as I count down my favorite 50 songs of 2017. 40. “Want You Back” Haim […]

502017: Top 50 Songs Of 2017 – 50-46

Like an episode of Scandal written by The Onion, season one of Trump is reaching its season finale. If nothing else positive occurred, 2017 was laced with a wonderful soundtrack. Featuring songs from artists for every mood and moment, follow me as I count down my favorite 50 songs of 2017. 50. “Bring Dem Things” French […]

30for30: Pop Life – Day Three

Golden Girls | I was in middle school when my best friend introduced me to Dorothy, Blanche, Rose & Sophia. The 80s comedy that ran for seven seasons found a whole new audience with airings on Lifetime. In the early 2000s, the topics they tackled seemed normal as we had shows like Will & Grace, […]