Song of the Week Jeff Buckley released his album Grace in 1994. This exquisite album is one of love, loss and navigating everything in between. Grace didn't get traction on the charts initially because of Buckley's refusal to subject himself to the constraints of a 3 minute radio play window. This didn't stop the album's… Continue reading “Lover, You Should’ve Come Over” by Jeff Buckley
“Alone” by Doja Cat
Song of the Week "Alone" by Doja Cat is an ode to self-love. A message sent to the top of the charts in a world of social media insecurity and hook-up culture. Cat’s album Planet Her reached No. 2 on the Billboard’s 200 after being released in June 2021. The impressive album includes five songs… Continue reading “Alone” by Doja Cat
“Rose In Harlem” by Teyana Taylor
Song of the Week What words come to mind when your given the imagery of a single rose growing out of a concrete jungle, hope or strength? Teyana Taylor's "Rose In Harlem" paints a gruesome picture of how a roses thorns are a necessary defense. Whether its realism or pessimism, the melody engulfs themes of… Continue reading “Rose In Harlem” by Teyana Taylor
“Where’d All the Time Go?” by Dr. Dog
Song of the Week "Where'd All the Time Go?" by Dr. Dog is a nostalgic melody that urges us to live in the moment and cherish all the wonderful things life has to offer. I chose this song for song of the week because I truly believe there's no other song that expresses it's meaning… Continue reading “Where’d All the Time Go?” by Dr. Dog
“THE LIGHT” by BROCKHAMPTON
Song of the Week "THE LIGHT" by BROCKHAMPTON is an intimidating dark melody off of BROCKHAMPTON's album "Roadrunner", released July 16, 2021. The two featured artists on this track include Kevin Abstract and Joba. In the song, we tumble head first down a dreary emotional spiral . Joba opens up about mental health and his… Continue reading “THE LIGHT” by BROCKHAMPTON
“PRIDE.” by Kendrick Lamar
Song of the Week "PRIDE." by Kendrick Lamar was released on Lamar's album "DAMN." in 2017. The 34-year-old rapper writes and produces all of his discography, including "PRIDE.", with help from collaborators. The most recognizable song Lamar has released is "HUMBLE.". It's a headbanger from "DAMN." that got in total 49.8 million streams. "HUMBLE." is… Continue reading “PRIDE.” by Kendrick Lamar
“Wait a Minute!” by WILLOW
Song of the week The song "Wait a Minute!" by WILLOW was released on her album Ardipithecus in 2015. The song to most is about a relationship she is happy to be in. What drew me to this song is the almost hidden spiritual meaning in the words that most overlook because it is unexpected.… Continue reading “Wait a Minute!” by WILLOW
Are Aliens Real?
In this post I am going to look at both sides of this argument and explore all the ideas that the argument entails. It is a question a lot of us have asked ourselves at one point or another. Are we the only life in such a vast universe? What do you think aliens would… Continue reading Are Aliens Real?