Drunk in Love: What Does This Video Say About Male Sexuality?

I wrote a post earlier this year in reference to Beyonce's Super Bowl halftime show in which I asked all kinds of questions about whether her performance was empowering or objectifying. I recalled that post today when I saw a news item about her new video, Drunk in Love, which features her husband, Jay-Z. Out of curiosity about how she is presenting herself now, I decided to watch....more

Jamaican Music: Watch ALL Tessanne Chin's performances on NBC The Voice

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Jamaican Videos: Hilarious review of Why Tessanne Chin Made It To Top 3 The Voice

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Jamaican Music: Who is Tessanne Chin, Season 5 Top 3 finalist on NBC The Voice

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My Top 10 Christmas Jams Playlist

Christmas is definitely my favorite holiday hands down. I am excited to delve in and learn/re-learn things about the advent season as I read books to my son this month. I'll let you know if I find any really good ones for little people.  Here are some of my favorite Christmas jams to get you in the spirit, my top 10 favorites. Enjoy! ...more
Oh really? I'll check it out today NikkiMoff! Thanks for sharing!more

On Repeat: Songs I Listen to Again and Again

Every time. Every single time. Perhaps because they're beautiful, meaningful, perfect. Or because they speak to my heart. Maybe because they draw out a deliciously aching, perfectly wistful, sweetly nostalgic feeling of longing. Or because they explode with joy and triumph and make me want to dance. Because of this, and this, and this, it's impossible for me to listen just once... I am greedy, I want more, and so I must go back for seconds. ...more
You should do it! Songlists are always fun. :)more

City of Angels

I miss my voice

November 2013 has been the month where, unlike any other, I have battled with my voice.  I’ve lost it as a result of a cold a few times before, but never as frequently and for so long as I have this month.  I was without it for nearly two weeks between a concert and a cold.  I JUST had it back last week…… but…. it’s gone again.  Well, I have half of it.  I got another cold.  I’m a victim of working in an elementary school with little little kids.The thing is… my voice is really important to me.  It’s hard to teach with no voice....more

Saluting Robyn #Rihanna Fenty - A Bright Barbadian Diamond

 Rihanna performing her hit Diamonds at the American Music Awards ...more
Rihanna is amazing  accomplished musicianmore

EWPH’s response to Grimes’ response to criticism from dogmatic asshole vegans

Ready to take back control of how you eat + feel + live? Now’s the time.Eat Well. Party Hard. will help you make it happen.And now, back to your regularly-scheduled post!***...more