Category: Music

“AUTHENTIC” by LL Cool J

So, I actually bought a physical CD today. That’s such a rare occasion for me, these days. Like most folks, I mostly buy music via iTunes. Stacy Clark is the only artist I make a point to still buy the hard copy of her new albums, but that’s because I know her personally, and I…

THE NIGHT I SAW PRINCE PERFORM LIVE

From Plinky Describe the best live musical performance you’ve ever attended. It was May 2004. My friend Tina had gotten two tickets to see Prince perform at the Staples Center in Los Angeles for her and her husband, Randy. But Randy had already been invited to go a previous night with another friend, so she…

JAY Z’S NEW $2 MILLION CAR

American singer Beyonce proved her love for husband Jay-Z by buying him the world’s fastest road car for $2 million, The Sun reported Wednesday. The 29-year-old pop star treated her rapper husband to a Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport for his 41st birthday. She had to wait a year after ordering the car, which can do…

J.R. REVIEWS JAY Z

  The Blueprint 3, The latest release from The Greatest Rapper of All Time (in my opinion) is out. I’m going to go track by track, to give my impressions (plus, it give me another excuse to listen to it all the way through again ^_^). 1/ WHAT WE TALKIN’ ABOUT (featuring Luke Steele). 4:04…

WHEN I GROW UP I WANT TO BE…GENE SIMMONS

I was never a fan of KISS, but I am totally hooked on Gene Simmons’ “reality show.” I know this soundscliche, but look up “cool” in the dictionary & I bet you’ll see a picture of Gene Simmons. The man has got swagger (or is that “swagga?” I gotta brush up on my Ebonics). And…