‘Bad Blood’ And ‘Feeling Myself’ Were Great For Women In Pop Culture

Yes, I said it. I thought Taylor Swift‘s “Bad Blood” and Nicki Minaj‘s (surprise clip for) “Feeling Myself” were great for women in pop culture. And while I had less of an enthusiastic reaction to the Britney Spears and Iggy Azalea collabo of “Pretty Girls”, I also appreciated their project for it was another set of women in music getting together. In the month of … Continue reading ‘Bad Blood’ And ‘Feeling Myself’ Were Great For Women In Pop Culture

Janet Jackson’s ‘Pervert’ Tee Resurfaces 20 Years Later in Nicki Minaj’s “Feeling Myself”

Nicki Minaj‘s “Feeling Myself” video (featuring Beyonce) just dropped like 30 minutes ago. I was able to watch the TIDAL exclusive video courtesy of Streamable! But one specific thing about the Coachella-based party clip caught my attention, and it was Minaj’s “pervert” jersey in her mini dance sequence. Why? Because Janet Jackson had worn a similarly styled tee at the 1995 MTV Video Music Awards 20 years … Continue reading Janet Jackson’s ‘Pervert’ Tee Resurfaces 20 Years Later in Nicki Minaj’s “Feeling Myself”

From The ‘West Coast’ to A ‘Bed of Lies’: 10 Favorite Albums And Top 13 Singles From 2014

But January is here and I must say that looking back on 2014, musically, it was a great year. There are still many more albums I got to hear, but I’m going to be honest about the ones I’ve heard and loved, and here’s the shortlist. Continue reading From The ‘West Coast’ to A ‘Bed of Lies’: 10 Favorite Albums And Top 13 Singles From 2014