Legendary producer, composer Quincy Jones gets candid…REAL candid about some of the GIANTS in popular music and the state of MUSIC today. He talks about the SECRET life of Michael Jackson, Marlon Brando and MORE! He talks The Beatles, the Clintons, Ivanka Trump and so much more.
Continue reading #QuincyJones is spilling the REAL TEA! #MichaelJackson stole music, #MarlonBrando having sex with #RichardPryor & #MarvinGaye & MORE! [details]
Michael Jackson is no STRANGER to breaking records and pushing the ENVELOPE. HELL, he would create the GOLD STANDARD, then EXCEED it! On This Day, Februrary 2, 1992, The King of Pop released the BIG BUDGET video, ‘Remember The Time’ on BET, FOX and MTV simulataneously!
This was a NEW THING to do at the time. The 9 minute visual was promotoed as a SHORT FILM and featured Eddie Murphy,Iman, The Pharcyde, Magic Johnson, Tom “Tiny” Lister, Jr. and Wylie Draper. Directed by John Singleton and choreographed by Fatima Robinson, the video was an elaborate production and became one of Jackson’s longest videos at over nine minutes. It was set in ancient Egypt and featured groundbreaking visual effects for the time!
It was GOLD EVERYTHING for Bruno Mars at last night’s Grammy Awards! The “That’s How I Like It” crooner took home EVERY Award he was nominated for including the big 3, ‘Album of the Year’, ‘Song of the Year’ and ‘Record of the Year’! He had his own MJ moment CRADLING all of his new ‘BABIES’! That’s why he is the HOT SHOT OF THE DAY!!! Continue reading HOT SHOT of the DAY: #BrunoMars #GRAMMY magic!! [pics]
WAKE IT UP!!
Today, we celebrate the LIFE and LEGACY of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr! I think of some of his profound words:
“These are revolutionary times. All over the globe men are revolting against old systems of exploitation and oppression, and out of the wombs of a frail world new systems of justice and equality are being born. The shirtless and barefoot people of the land are rising up as never before. “The people who sat in darkness have seen a great light.”
These are indeed revolutionary times… After reading this, I was inspired to write this post and this song came to mind–Michael Jackson’s ‘Will You Be There’. Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #MichaelJackson ‘Will You Be There?’