“Happy Birthday” is a 1981 single written, produced and performed by Stevie Wonder for the Motown label. Wonder, a social activist, was one of the main figures in the campaign to have the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. become a national holiday, and created this single to make the cause known. Besides being released as a single, the song also appears on Wonder’s album Hotter Than July.
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #HappyBirthday #DrMartinLutherKingJr: #StevieWonder ‘Happy Birthday’ [vid]
Stand up! The Architect of Rock & Roll, Richard Wayne Penniman, known best as Little Richard turns 87 today! Let’s wish him a very happy birthday!
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: Happy Birthday #LittleRichard ‘Long Tall Sally’ [Vid]
For some REASON, this song POPPED into my head and IT WON’T STOP!….
Let’s go back to 1988 with Karyn White’s ‘Secret Rendezvous’!!! Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #KarynWhite ‘Secret Rendez-vous’ [vid]
Another tight CLIQUE joint…. “Ladies Night” when Lil’ Kim brought the girl power to center stage with Missy, DaBrat, Angie Martinez and Left Eye together!
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #LilKim ‘Ladies Night’ feat. #Missy #DaBrat #AngieMartinez #Lefteye [Vid]
Do you remember? The 21st night of ‘September’!? Gotta love this one! Let’s go back with Earth,Wind & Fire’s classic…..
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #EarthWindandFire ‘September’ [Vid]
Who remembers this song from Destiny’s Child…’Stimulate Me’ from the ‘Life’ soundtrack? It was before Latavia & LeToya were kicked out!
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: DestinysChild ‘Stimulate Me’ feat #Mocha [Vid]
So YEARS after the Nokio-produced ´What They Really Want’ by DMX and Sisqo dropped the song has found new life in the #Challenge! Here black women are being celebrated for their many varying hairstyles. Go on Twitter for the wave, but let’s jump back into the song HERE!
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #DMXChallenge ‘What They Really Want’ feat. #Sisqo [vid]
This song has been ROLLING AROUND IN MY BRAIN for a few days now. We are going WAY back with Karyn White’s hit, ‘The Way You Love Me’!!! Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #KarynWhite ‘The Way You Love Me’ [live]
We all KNOW Deborah Cox is a POWERHOUSE singer. That’s why we are digging back into the vault for this GEM from her SOPHOMORE ALBUM, ‘One Wish’…. ‘I Never Knew’ why this was not an OFFICIAL RELEASE……
Continue reading Vibes from the VAULT: #DeborahCox ‘I Never Knew’
Mya has always been fly, right? Let’s dig in the vault….
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #Mya ‘It’s
This just POPPED into my head…so here we go. EVERYBODY loved this song back in the 90’s… Ace of Base ‘The Sign’ was the JOINT back in the day……..
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #AceofBase ‘The Sign’ [vid]
Y’all remember the song on the Bad Boy compilation album, “So Complete”? I remember 1st hearing it and thinking, wow, Puffy did it again. He has found the next big STAR in Cheri Dennis! She was phenomenal and that was one of my faves!
I just knew she would be a big STAR. Then she had another hit’ “I love you”. I remember thinking, “when is Diddy going to drop her project?” She was talented, beautiful and other labelmates were dropping music and Cheri just stayed on the label waiting patiently…or so I thought.
On #BETFinding, Cherie breaks it all down as to what happened, her struggles on the label, and her differences with head honcho, Diddy!
Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: What happened to #CheriDennis!? [Vids]