Tag: Jay Z

ROBERT GALBRAITH AKA J.K. ROWLING

An interesting news story came to light, in the literary world, recently. It seems that back in April, a new crime-fiction novel called The Cuckoo’s Calling was printed, written by debut novelist Robert Galbraith. The book got many rave reviews, and critics were astounded that a brand new writer like Galbraith could write such an…

J.R. REVIEWS JAY Z (AGAIN)

It has been awhile since Jay Z released his last solo album, which I enjoyed. Now he’s back, with a 16-track collection called Magna Carta…Holy Grail. Does the 43 year old rapper still have what it takes to remain musically relevant? Let us begin: 1/Holy Grail (featuring Justin Timberlake) The best part about this song…

BLAH BLAH BLAH

Dang, for a bloke who calls his site “iBLOGalot” (& I still can’t believe that domain wasn’t already taken when I tried to register it), I sure don’t seem to be blogging a lot, lately. Here it is, Jan. 22, and my last post was Jan. 11. That’s no good. Don’t you hate it when…

GO FOR BROKE

When I woke up this morning, as I was still laying in bed, I turned on the TV and watch Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel. They had a story on ex-NFL players who have gone broke. They focused on two, Luther Elliss and Chidi Ahanotu , who both made millions of dollars and are now…

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…

STACY CLARK, MY FAVORITE SINGER

Self taught and driven, Stacy independently released her full length CD, “Apples & Oranges” in November 2007. Her sound encompasses a variety of musical styles and can be classified as Folka: Electronic Folk Rock. Stacy’s list of accomplishments include: Song placement on ABC Family “Samurai Girl”, the CW “Girlfriends” and MTV “The Hills”, “Engaged and…

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…