Female Rappers That I Am Currently Obsessed With As you may know I love rap music and it's probably one of my favourite genres of music. I have had a couple of requests to write a post about female rappers/rappers in general/music that I like and so I finally decided to get to it and [...]
So as you guys probably remember I took that one course on country music and haven't shut up about it since lol... Anyway I decided to share some amazing female artists with you guys because apparently female artists in country at the moment aren't doing great and are being ignored by mainstream country so I [...]
As you guys know I really enjoyed my country music class and thought I would share some of my favourite artists that I learnt about along with some background information on them and their music. Also this is far from the full list there are lots more musicians that I loved these five are just [...]
The history behind my favourite Frank Sinatra song!
It was fifty years ago today- Monday December 30, 1968- Frank Sinatra recorded what would become one of his ‘signature songs’- My Way.
The original song was written as a French pop song Comme d’habitude [ As Usual} by Claude Francois and Jacques Revaux and performed by Francois. Canadian singer Paul Anka heard the song in 1967 and went to France to negotiate the rights to the song. He thought it was a terrible record but had something in it. Anka acquired the rights. A while later he was dining in Florida with Sinatra and a couple Mob guys- when he heard Sinatra say “I’m quitting the business. I’m sick of it. I”m getting the hell out.” When Anka got back to New York City he took the original song and re-wrote it for Sinatra. Sinatra would record it on this date and release it as a single in early…
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By Stefan Being a successful musician today is one of the hardest things in show business. This industry can be ruthless, especially if you don't have something unique and exciting to offer. Being a traveling musician can be even more complicated. These people are constantly on the road and this particular lifestyle doesn't leave them [...]
By Stefan Nowadays, a lot of talented and creative people are interested in becoming traveling musicians or buskers. Even though this type of life is incredibly interesting, it's also very demanding. These artists have to be out on the streets all day if they want to earn some money. This basically means they don't have [...]
February was a pretty fun month and I thought I would share some of my favorite books and music from that month. Books "She smokes like a chimney, drinks like a fish and dresses like her mother" Bridget Jones’s Diary by Helen Fielding- this book is eccentric, hilarious, crazy and fun. It may not be [...]