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Archive for June 2010

Hot-n-Fun – N.E.R.D. ft. Nelly Furtado Official Video

June 23, 2010

Here it is! The official N.E.R.D comeback! What better way to do it, then to feature another MIA musician, Nelly Furtado. I love this video. It is the epitome of everything N.E.R.D. Never straying too far from their classic look and sound, yet always coming out with something new and fiery. Check out the video […]

Uffie Featuring Pharrell!

June 23, 2010

Uffie has a new song and video featuring the producer of her album “Sex, Dreams, and Denim Jeans“–Pharrell! If you don’t remember Uffie being featured on Playing with Fire previously, check out the re-post below. That was my first post on Uffie back in November 2009. Her new video, Add SUV, was directed by Nathalie […]

Re-post, The Electronic Lyricist: Uffie

June 23, 2010

Originally posted in November 2009. So I was hanging out with my favorites Justin and Tiffany a couple of days ago, and Justin was playing a playlist of his favorite songs. (Some of which were Country songs…lol.) Anywho, Justin played this song called “Pop the Glock” by Uffie, and I LOVED IT! It was electro-pop, […]

Re-post, Lykke Li!

June 18, 2010

Hey fire fighters! Here is my 2nd re-post. This post was published nine months ago! Wow, it seems like I haven’t had my blog that long. Check out my re-post on Lykke Li. I still love her indie sound. Lykke Li is another one of my favorites! Many R&B and hip-hop followers first saw/heard Lykke […]

New Video, Kelis – 4th Of July!

June 16, 2010

Here is Kelis’ newest video to her single 4th of July! Kelis is back with a vengeance. Her Euro-pop sound is fun and creative. My favorite aspects of the video are the eclectic style and fashion, the energy, and her light “dance” series at the end of the video. I really need to find head-dresses […]

A Classic Favorite–Joss Stone!

June 15, 2010

Joss Stone stole my heart circa 2005. Where are you now? Joss Stone came onto the music scene at the humble age of sixteen in 2003. Immediately following, Joss’ sultry voice gained her recognition in the R&B and soul genre. Inspired by greats like Aretha Franklin, this small village dweller has a voice that will […]

Photos of the Day–Friendship!

June 15, 2010

Check out a few photos from my bestie Nyne’s birthday celebration at Madame X in New York! To keep this short and sweet, I shall call this “The Epitome of Friendship.” Check out more of Nyne’s birthday pics on http://nynelyves.com/

Nyne in Tabi Bonney’s Stardom Commercial!

June 9, 2010

Check out Playing with Fire’s New Faces Campaign model and my client Nyne in rapper and producer Tabi Bonney’s commercial for his new mixtape Stardom. Stardom is also his newest shirt design for his clothing-line Bonney Runway.The project will also feature Dame Dash, Currency, Angel Lola Luv, and a few other celebrity appearances.  Kudos to […]

Alejandro!

June 9, 2010

I will never deny my love for Lady Gaga and her limit pushing style and vision. She is an exemplar of Playing with Fire! Check out her newest and artistically inspiring video for her newest single, Alejandro…. more about “Lady Gaga – Alejandro“, posted with vodpod

La Roux in the DMV July 28th!

June 8, 2010

Hey my fire fighters! You may or may not remember my post on La Roux a couple of months ago. If not, I am sure you know them now! They are becoming extremely popular because of their hit single Bulletproof and I am loving every second of it. They may not necessarily be your cup […]

More M.I.A–Nylon Magazine!

June 8, 2010

Here are more updates on MIA! She will be gracing the cover of the June/July edition of Nylon Magazine.  Although MIA has always been vocal about her political and human rights opinions, she has never really delved into her fashion sense. In the interview with Nylon, she discusses her style,  her vision, and her life […]

A Moment for A Soulstress!

June 3, 2010

I am in the mood to pay homage to Betty Davis! This Funk and Soul singer played with musical and artistic fire in the 1970s. Originally a model, Betty Davis felt compelled to venture into music after meeting Jimi Hendrix  and Sly Stone. After the break-up of her marriage to amazing trumpeter Miles Davis, she […]