Thanks to my addiction to Spotify I can now share my love for R&B with everyone From now on I plan to compile a Mixtape of my favourite R&B tracks every month and share them on this blog. If you’re a R&B lover or music lover of any kind I really hope you enjoy it and you never know, you may just discover some new music. The monthly compilations won’t feature any old tracks, it will be strictly current tracks … Continue reading
First of all, what is Spotify? I always describe Spotify as a kind of cross between Pandora, Last.fm and iTunes. It’s a music application that you download and install on your PC. It does many cool things but primarily it can either (a) act like a radio station and play you random songs based on your preferences, i.e. “Alternative”, “Soul”, “Country” etc. Or (b) it can also act as a stand-alone music player. So let’s say you want to listen … Continue reading
My all time favourite female R&B artist, Mary J Blige features on this gorgeous new track by Musiq Soulchild – “IfULeave”. This track is perfect to unwind too on a soulful Sunday, utterly fantastic, proper soul music. Thanks to DJB for the heads up on the video. What I’m listening to right now: This!!
If you like Prince or went to see him last year (as I did) for his 21 night residency at the O2 Arena then you absolutely must buy this book. Why? Well for one it its gorgeous. It’s a 124 page coffee table type bound book full of lavish photos taken by Prince’s long time collaborator Randee St Nicholas. The photo’s are simply stunning, ranging from his arrival at Luton aiport (!) his stay at the Dorchester, shopping at Chanel … Continue reading
Spotify – the music streaming service (think a little bit of Pandora mixed with iTunes) officially opens its doors today. Thanks to a very kind friend who knows I have a passion for music, I’ve had a beta invite for a while now and have been testing it out. However, until now they have requested that nobody blog about it. I have to say my first impressions have been very good. I love the fact that you can state your … Continue reading