A year ago today, we lost Canadian singer Leonard Cohen. He was a very talented artist. He was known for his famous hit Hallejuah, which is a song that has been remade or turned into a cover many times since its release. I admit I am too familiar with his work, but I do understand … Continue reading Leonard Cohen Passed Away A Year Ago
Bastian Baker has released a new single entitled Five Fingers. It has an interesting beat that I have not heard with Bastian’s music. It’s a love song that uses the five fingers as a metaphor of how true love is forever. Having five fingers is something permanent like true love. There is a rock & … Continue reading Bastian Baker’s Latest Single Five Fingers
Abdel Halim Hafez was a legend in the Classic Arabic music scene. He was also a fantastic actor. He was known for his roles in musical films such as Lahn El Wafa' (The Music of Loyalty), Ayyamna al-Helwa (Our Beautiful Days), Banat El Yom (The Girls of Today), Share' El Hob (The Street of Love). … Continue reading Throwback Thursdays: 40 years since Abdel Halim Hafez’s passing
Maxime Malevé has released another single entitled Frontline. It’s a song that I understood better after listening to it again and again. It’s another good song of his. It talks about identity and accepting oneself. I can relate to this because I feel like I stand out in my family and in my way of … Continue reading Maxime Malevé’s Latest Single Frontline- A Song That Stands Out!
Country: United Kingdom Genre(s): Soul- Folk- Folk rock Experience: 2011-present Michael Kiwanuka has released a new album entitled Love & Hate. The music reminds me of Bob Marley’s music in the 70’s. The first song Cold Little Heart is mostly music and you don’t hear Kiwanuka singing much in it. It’s a long introduction … Continue reading Michael Kiwanuka’s Album Love & Hate