Tag Archives: old school

  • Avant Chats About Latest Album and Music Maturity

    Jun 30, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *In an interview with Essence.com, Avant is welcoming back old fans and ushering new ones in to his sounds of love and romance on his latest album, “Face the Music.” For his 2013 R&B return, the singer decided to pay homage to the greatest music of the century via the album title. “At one point, […]

  • Sade Part of the Hip Hop Generation?

    Jul 29, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments


    *Sade is no conventional singer. In fact, she surprisingly is inspired by Hip Hop and vice versa. The performer, who has never disappointed fans and even after a decade of missing in action, still knows how to woo the crowd. Sade and her bandleader Stuart Matthewman, interviewed with Life+Times about what makes the group the […]

  • Ice-T to Soulja Boy?: The Hip Hop Crap Has Got to Stop

    May 3, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 4 Comments


    *Looks like there is some old school/new school ish brewing between Ice-T and Soulja Boy. The legendary West Coast rapper explained in a recent  interview that hip hop has really gone south, referring to Soulja Boy’s music and specifically his goal to produce a mini-movie remake of “Juice.” “At some point somebody gotta stop it,” […]

  • Avant’s Big Challenge: Reaching Younger Generation

    Dec 14, 10 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Avant recently released his sixth studio album, “The Letter,” leading with its first single “Kiss Goodbye.” He says the project is nothing new, but all about real issues from his life. “When you’re writing a letter you try to put all the juicy stuff inside the letter so that’s what I try to do for […]