Rest in Peace Maurice White

Earth Wind and Fire founder Maurice White passed away.

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Earth Wind and Fire has always been my all time favorite band.  They just don’t make music like EW&F music today.  This is why I cherish my music collection.  So many great music legends such as Luther Vandross, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Teena Marie, Donna Summer, Natalie Cole, David Bowie and now Maurice White passing away but their music lives on.

Check out one of my favorite Earth Wind and Fire songs All About Love. This song was written by Maurice White and Larry Dunn.  All About Love is from the That’s The Way of The World album/cd.

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Rest in Peace Maurice White.

Music Monday- Tracie Spencer

I was checking out some music today in Amazon and found a music artist I hadn’t heard about in a long time. Whatever happened to Tracie Spencer?

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TV One’s Unsung needs to do an episode with her.

She had some pretty good music back in the day. One of my favorite Tracie Spencer songs is This House. This House is from her Make The Difference cd.

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Happy birthday to Aaliyah

Today would have been the 37th birthday of singer Aaliyah Haughton.  Aaliyah died in a plane crash on August 25, 2001. Can’t believe it’s been almost 15 years since her death.

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Aaliyah’s 3 studio cds include Age Ain’t Nothing But A Number, One In A Million and Aaliyah. One of my favorite Aaliyah songs is Hot Like Fire from her One In A Million cd.

Rest in Peace Aaliyah.

Happy birthday Sade Adu

Today is the 57th birthday of British singer, songwriter and producer Sade Adu.

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I’ve been a fan of Sade’s since the 1980’s when Diamond Life was released. The band Sade have released six studio albums/cds including Diamond Life, Promise, Stronger Than Pride, Lovers Rock, Love Deluxe and Soldier of Love.

Sade has so many great songs that it’s difficult to say which one is my favorite.  But one of my favorites was never released as a single.  Maureen is from her Promise album/cd.  Love this song.

Will Sade ever release a new cd? Who knows. Just glad I own all of her music. Check out Soldier of Love from her last cd Soldier of Love which was released in 2010.  Yes six years since her last cd.

Happy New Year

Happy New Year!!!  Hope everyone has a great 2016.

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This Christmas

Christmas isn’t Christmas if I don’t hear one of my favorite Christmas songs. This Christmas by the late Donny Hathaway is an all time classic.

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all. Hope you’re having a great and joyous holiday.

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The Wiz Live

The Wiz Live premieres tonight on NBC at 8:00pm EST.

Check out the cast performance at last weeks Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving everyone.  Hope you have a great day.

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The Real Housewives of Potomac

Back in July I blogged about a Washington Post article relating to a new Bravo series that takes place in Potomac, Maryland. This series would be about a group of black women in the Jack and Jill organization and the real Jack and Jill folks were not happy about this.  And now the word is out.  The Real Housewives of Potomac will premiere on Bravo on January 17, 2016.

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The Real Housewives of Potomac include Gizelle Bryant, Katie Rost, Karen Huger, Charrisse Jackson-Jordan, Robyn Dixon, and Ashley Darby.

I’m somewhat surprised they’re doing this show because they already had a Real Housewives of D.C. a few years ago but it only lasted one season.  Now they have an all black cast for the Potomac housewives show.  This will be interesting.

This January, pack your bags and prepare to head to Potomac, Maryland for the latest addition to the Housewives family, The Real Housewives of Potomac. Located just up the river from our nation’s capital of Washington, D.C., Potomac is a cozy, upscale enclave with gated mansions, rolling hills, and exclusive country clubs. Viewers will be introduced to the wealthy African-American families who have broken racial barriers and now reside in the sophisticated community. The Real Housewives of Potomac will follow socialite and single mom Gizelle Bryant, international model and TV personality Katie Rost, grand dame Karen Huger, social butterfly Charrisse Jackson-Jordan, publicist and single mom Robyn Dixon, as well as restaurateur Ashley Darby.

The Real Housewives of Dallas is set to premiere later next year and there’s also a Real Housewives of Cheshire (England) which premieres on Saturday November 14, 2015.

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