Wax Poetics Put Me On To The 25th Anniversary of “Dead Serious”

I’m often quite aware of the anniversary dates for albums considered landmarks in their genre and in the grander scope of music history. As we’re now into April 2017, I’m just counting the days towards celebrating the 20th, 25th, 30th, and 50th anniversaries of albums (so many!) as varied as Whitney Houston‘s Whitney, Love’s Forever Changes and Guns ‘N Roses Appetite for Destruction.┬áBut I, however, … Continue reading Wax Poetics Put Me On To The 25th Anniversary of “Dead Serious”

#FBF Flashback Friday: MTV’s Ultrasound: Ladies Night featuring Missy Elliott, Foxy Brown, Salt And Mary J. Blige [VIDEO]

This episode of MTV’s late ’90s music docu/Q&A series, Ultrasound, aired in 1998 and featured rap and R&B icons of their day Mary J. Blige, Salt of Salt-N-Pepa, Missy Elliott and Foxy Brown. All the ladies are still iconic today, but they were certainly in their prime here and it was a really cool candid, sit-down of what it’s like to be a woman in … Continue reading #FBF Flashback Friday: MTV’s Ultrasound: Ladies Night featuring Missy Elliott, Foxy Brown, Salt And Mary J. Blige [VIDEO]