Flashback Friday Song of the Day – When I’m Gone – Rockell

When I’m gone Will you take good care of everything? Will you keep wearin’ your wedding ring? When I’m gone… And when I’m gone Will you take out all the photographs Maybe spend a moment in the past When I’m gone…  Here’s one of my all time favorite songs.  If you don’t know it, it’s in the freestyle genre, though it came … More Flashback Friday Song of the Day – When I’m Gone – Rockell

Flashback Friday Song of the Day – Spring Love – Stevie B

Happy Friday!  Today we celebrate Flashback Friday and freestyle with one of the most successful freestyle artists of the entire movement.  Stevie B had a slew of hits in the 80’s, beginning with Party Your Body in 1987 and several others in ensuing years, including this one, my personal favorite! Earlier this year, Pitbull even … More Flashback Friday Song of the Day – Spring Love – Stevie B

Freestyle Week Song of the Day – I Wonder If I Take You Home – Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam with Full Force

One of the most popular groups to come out of the freestyle movement was none other than Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam.  Their first album, an eponymous collaboration with rap group Full Force released in 1985, produced three hit songs: I Wonder If I Take You Home, Can You Feel the Beat, and All Cried … More Freestyle Week Song of the Day – I Wonder If I Take You Home – Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam with Full Force

Freestyle Week Song of the Day – Together Forever – Lisette Melendez

Here’s some classic freestyle from a classic freestyle artist. The year was 1991.  Good enough to get you going on Hump Day… Together Forever – Lisette Melendez from Forever Freestyle on Vimeo. Tweet!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?’http’:’https’;if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+’://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js’;fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, ‘script’, ‘twitter-wjs’);

Freestyle Week Song of the Day – Maria – TKA

Wikipedia Today in Freestyle Week is one of the most successful guy groups of the 80’s.  TKA was made up of Tony Ortiz, Louis “Kayel” Sharpe, and Alejandro “Aby” Escoto (later replaced by Angel “Love” Vasquez.  Thus the group’s name, TKA.  These boys had it going on back in the freestyle heyday, amassing 11 dance … More Freestyle Week Song of the Day – Maria – TKA

Freestyle Week Song of the Day – Come Into My Arms – Judy Torres

This weekend has inspired me to declare a theme for the week, and it’s of a genre of music I haven’t listened to in a long, long time.  Freestyle music, a Latin-infused form of club music that had a sound all its own, was one of the hottest things to come out of the 80’s. … More Freestyle Week Song of the Day – Come Into My Arms – Judy Torres

Song of the Day – Hooked On You – Sweet Sensation

I was out at Nuts & Bolts last night and the deejay got into a mix of old school freestyle.  The tunes by those 80’s Freestyle girl groups like Cover Girls, Expose, and these gals were among some of the best of that era.  Here’s one of my favorites…funky!  Sweet Sensation Hooked on You by … More Song of the Day – Hooked On You – Sweet Sensation