Al-Lateef Farmer has not received any gifts yet
Teddy P. never lied!
Have you ever heard a song and it speaks directly to your experience? It seems as if the lyrics were plucked from your life? I was wondering if there was a soundtrack to my life, what would it sound like? With all of the craziness that makes up my life, I could probably fill an 80gb IPod to score my days and nights.
No idea what I'm talking about? I'm speaking about those songs that you sing when you get in the shower. Have you…Continue
Posted on March 26, 2011 at 3:30pm
Riding I-95 in Philly you have plenty of time for your mind to access random thoughts because you spend most of your commute starting and stopping, because traffic is seemingly always ¾ of a mile away. The other night I was cruising, singing along with a Luther CD I made a few years back, when I starting thinking of how underrated Luther is a producer and arranger. Yes, when you think of Luther Vandross, your mind immediately goes to the powerful vocal performances, his trademark…Continue
Posted on January 23, 2011 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments
When I saw Eurweb.com founder Lee Bailey’s name on my caller ID on New Year’s Eve, I figured that maybe he pocket dialed me, until his unmistakably deep voice asked for me by name. We spent a few minutes catching up before he asked me to take a listen to recent CD release by someone he called a friend and…Continue
Posted on January 15, 2011 at 7:46pm
In the late 1960’s Motown lost its monopoly on Black America because Berry Gordy refused to let his artists sing about the times, while soul stirrers like Curtis Mayfield and others were telling it like it was, then Marvin Gaye asked “What’s Going On?” and the rest is…Continue
Posted on January 5, 2011 at 6:13pm — 2 Comments