NAZAMBA x O.B.F. – HOT BEER

The poetry of Nazamba is part of the long tradition of great writers and singers from his hometown of Clarendon, Jamaica. Following in the footsteps of Claude McKay, Linton Kwesi Johnson and Olive Lewin, Nazamba uses his pen and his inimitable flow to plunge the listener into his sonic tales. Each of these tracks is […]

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Prince “When Doves Cry”

“When Doves Cry” is a song by American musician Prince, and the lead single from his 1984 album Purple Rain. It was a worldwide hit, and his first American number one single, topping the charts for five weeks. According to Billboard magazine, it was the top-selling single of the year. It was certified platinum by […]

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“The Brothers Johnson – I’ll Be Good To You “

The Brothers Johnson was an American funk and R&B band consisting of American musicians and brothers George (“Lightnin’ Licks”) and Louis E. Johnson (“Thunder Thumbs”). They achieved their greatest success from the mid-1970s to early ’80s, with three singles topping the R&B charts (“I’ll Be Good to You””Strawberry Letter 23”, and “Stomp!”). Guitarist/vocalist George and […]

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“I Wanna Love Ya” aka:

“Is This Love” is a song by Bob Marley and the Wailers, released on their 1978 album Kaya. The song became one of the best-known Marley songs and was part of the Legend compilation. It peaked at number 9 in the UK charts upon its release in 1978. A live rendition of the song can […]

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“B-A-B-Y” – Carla Thomas

 “B-A-B-Y” is a song written by Isaac Hayes and David Porter, which was first recorded in 1966 by Carla Thomas. Her version was released as the opening track of her album Carla, and as a single by Stax Records. Carla Venita Thomas (born December 21, 1942) is an American singer, who is often referred to as the Queen […]

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Andra Day ‘Rise Up (w/Lyrics)”

Day was born on December 30, 1984 in Edmonds, Washington. She moved to Southern California at age three, and grew up in and around San Diego, California, with her family. She began singing at a young age at the First United Methodist Church in Chula Vista, California. Day also began taking dance lessons at age […]

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