Tag Archives: Wake Up Jam

WAKE UP JAM: #Beyonce ‘Formation’ [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!!

Since it’s FAT TUESDAY, let’s get in FORMATION and take it down to NOLA with a lil’ Beyonce! WHY NOT???

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WAKE UP JAM: #Brandy ‘Wildest Dreams’ [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!!

Let’s take it back just a TASTE. One of my faves from Brandy’s ‘2 Eleven’ project–‘Wildest Dreams’!


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WAKE UP JAM: #Jodeci ‘Get On Up’ [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!!!

You know it’s TIME to ‘GET ON UP’ and make it a GREAT DAY!  Let’s go back to 1995 with Jodeci’s  ‘The Show, The Afterparty, The Hotel’ project!  Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #Jodeci ‘Get On Up’ [vid]

WAKE UP JAM: #Mario ‘Somebody Else’ feat. #NickiMinaj [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!

I had so much PROMISE when Mario came out with this song… Let’s go back with his hit,  ‘Somedy Else’, featuring Nicki Minaj!

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WAKE UP JAM: #Prince ‘Baby I’m A Star’ [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!

I mean REALLY WAKE UP.  Since it seems that some people have forgotten, let’s go back a bit.  Let me REMIND you what a REAL SHOWMAN looks like, since we have some FRAUDS that want to ELEVATE themselves off the back of another.  Let’s take it back to the REAL DEAL–Prince ‘Baby I’m A Star’!
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WAKE UP JAM: #PublicEnemy ‘Fight The Power’ [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!!

Really, WAKE UP!  It’s time to band together for what’s RIGHT and JUST.  #TIMESUP!  Let’s go back to 1989 with PUBLIC ENEMY’S ANTHEMIC ‘Fight The Power’.  I remember when I was little and my older brother used to play this TAPE…yes TAPE.  I didn’t understand the GRAVITY of this stance and MOVEMENT, but I DO NOW!!  WAKE UP!

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Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #PublicEnemy ‘Fight The Power’ [vid]

WAKE UP JAM: #Freedom ‘Theme from Panther’ [vid]

 

 

WAKE IT UP!!  Really, we need to WAKE UP!!  racism needs to STOP!

Discrimination needs to STOP!  JUST STOP–we are all ONE PEOPLE!
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UNITED, these artists came together to CRY OUT for FREEDOM! Miss Jones, Xscape, Amel Larrieux, Patra, Vanessa Williams, Mary J. Blige, Monica, Me’Shell Ndegéocello, Caron Wheeler, SWV, En Vogue, Zhané, TLC, Brownstone, N’Dea Davenport, Aaliyah, Pebbles, Karyn White & Queen Latifah, produced by Dallas Austin- WRITTEN by Joi Gilliam and Dallas Austin back in 1995!
Let’s go back with the THEME songs from the movie ‘Panther’. LET’S TALK ABOUT FREEDOM…. Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #Freedom ‘Theme from Panther’ [vid]

WAKE UP JAM: #JAYZ ‘Sunshine’ feat. #FoxyBrown + #Babyface [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!!

Since JAY-Z was SNUBBED at the Grammy’s I thought he could use a little ‘Sunshine’ to brighten his day!  Let’s go back with his HIT, that also featured Foxy Brown and Babyface! Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #JAYZ ‘Sunshine’ feat. #FoxyBrown + #Babyface [vid]

WAKE UP JAM: #MaryJBlige + #U2 ‘One’ [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!!

Mary J. Blige and U2 together!!! ENOUGH SAID!  Let’s GO BACK with their collaboration ‘One’.  TAKE THESE WORDS TO HEART…..

WE ARE ALL THE SAME….Let’s carry each other! Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #MaryJBlige + #U2 ‘One’ [vid]

WAKE UP JAM: #MaryJBlige ‘Reminisce’ #MTV Uptown Unplugged [vid]

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It’s always a GREAT DAY to pay HOMAGE to the Queen of Hip Hop Soul, Mary J. Blige!  Remember MTV Unplugged? It was an acoustic live show on MTV that gave a DIFFERENT spin on an artist’s album.  WAY BACK WHEN, Uptown Records under the helm of Andre Harrell was the 1st BLACK label to ever have their own SHOWCASE, and of course Mary J. Blige was on the roster and TORE THE HOUSE DOWN!  Let’s go back to her UPBEAT version of ‘Reminisce’! Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #MaryJBlige ‘Reminisce’ #MTV Uptown Unplugged [vid]

WAKE UP JAM: #MaryJBlige ‘Everything’ remix [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!!!

We are still ROCKIN wit the BEST–the QUEEN OF HIP HOP SOUL, Mary J. Blige!  REMEMBER the REMIX to MJB’s ‘Everything’ with Jermaine Dupri!?  It still knocks TODAY!!!  Let’s go back to 1997!!! Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #MaryJBlige ‘Everything’ remix [vid]

WAKE UP JAM: #MaryJBlige ‘You Remind Me’ feat. #GregNice [vid]

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WAKE IT UP!!!! We are going back with CLASSIC MARY J. BLIGE all week! When Mary first came onto the scene this was a GREAT time for MUSIC PERIOD.  Nothing like those 90’s JAMS!  There is nothing like it and these HITS still KNOCK today!! REMEMBER most videos from the 90’s looked like this– DANCE breakdown with them OVERSIZED 90’s clothes–LOL—GOTTA LOVE IT! Mary J. Blige’s ‘You Remind Me’ is UP NEXT!
Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #MaryJBlige ‘You Remind Me’ feat. #GregNice [vid]