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Archive for May 2010

M.I.A in Complex Magazine

May 25, 2010

As we prepare ourselves for the return of my beloved M.I.A. and her next album MAYA, check out some photos from her recent feature in Complex Magazine. The shoot was for the June/July 2010 issue of the magazine, with M.I.A. being on the cover. Her newest album, coming only a year after the birth of […]

Amazing Photos: The Sky During a Storm

May 25, 2010

We found these amazing pictures of the sky while “stumbling.” The website had awe-inspiring pictures of the sky before and during major storms. This 1st picture is  part of the sky right before Katrina hit. AMAZING yet scary!

An Ode to the 2010 Graduates!

May 24, 2010

Hey my fire fighters..In case you didn’t know, I am officially a graduate! yayyyy As the reality of having a degree in journalism and public relations is finally setting in, I realized that many of my peers and close friends graduated this year. Here is your fiery CONGRATULATIONS! With more education comes more mental strength […]

I’m Beaming…Lupe Fiasco

May 20, 2010

I may be a little late on posting Lupe’s newest single, but this song lifts my spirits! Lupe style of rap as always enticed me. His ability to make socially conscious rap infused with minimal stereotypical aspects of the genre makes his music catchy and informative. Although Lupe has a disdain for the commercialism of […]

Photo of the Day!

May 17, 2010

I just love EBONY BONES! I love this photo of this eccentric songstress. A few months ago I did a little post on Ms. Bones and her music. Check it out here–“Ebony Down the the Bones.”

Racially Charged…Alicia Keys New Video!

May 12, 2010

Alicia Keys newest video “Unthinkable” is here and it is socially conscious FIRE! Although I was not extremely impressed with Alicia’s most recent album as I have been in the past, “Unthinkable” was one of my favorite songs on the album. From this video and its commentary on racial tension, I believe that Alicia is […]

Solange on Yo Gabba Gabba!

May 10, 2010

Hey fire fighters! So many of us are a little too old to be able to tune into Nickelodeon during the daytime hours, but hypothetically if we could, Yo Gabba Gabba would be one of our favorite shows! Apparently a large number of college  students looove the show. From its bright colors, to its retro-indie […]

Photo of the Day…Ms. Monae!

May 10, 2010

Check out the cover to Janelle Monae’s new album The Archandroid. It is soo artistically intriguing and her face is adorably flawless!! Although this is not Janelle Monae’s first time hitting our musical airways, this is her debut album. Her first creatively inspiring EP was released back in 2007 titled Metropolis Suite I of IV: […]

New Video….Billionaire!

May 7, 2010

So here is some new music for your system! In case you didn’t know, Travis McCoy is my best friend lol. <——Obviouslyyy lol. jk. Anywho, here is a new music video by Travis McCoy featuring Bruno Mars, the same singer that is featured on B.O.B’s newest single Nothing On You. For those of you who […]

A Simple Reply…

May 5, 2010

I wanted to reply/express a thought that required too many characters for a Twitter update, and a little too much thought for the numerous facebook friends who I may or may not know. Subject: Erykah Badu Thought: In my opinion, it is important for us to acknowledge not that Erykah Badu is listened to and […]

New Video Fire, Sade!

May 4, 2010

Sade has a NEW video! Here is the video to Sade’s 2nd single Baby’s Father from her Soldier of Love LP . I am not going to lie, the name of the song originally made me cringe a little, but the song is absolutely beautiful! Sade looks amazing in the video. The highlight of the […]

The Sidewalk Runway, Part Cinq

May 4, 2010

Time for a little street fashion! This is the 5th installment of The Sidewalk Runway. Nothing has changed. Here is the section where I pay homage to a little individuality and everyday style. Some of these pictures I saw online and felt compelled to use, others are people that I know. Please check out this […]