Bruno Mars Holds His Own at Super Bowl Halftime Show

hollywoodreporter Unlike most of America, I stayed away from the Super Bowl entirely yesterday.  I wasn’t particularly excited about the teams involved, nor had I been invited to any Super Bowl parties, which is okay with me  I was, as always, though, interested in the musical entertainment presented as the Halftime Show.  This year’s headliner … More Bruno Mars Holds His Own at Super Bowl Halftime Show

Song of the Day – You Want This – Janet Jackson

soulbounce Here’s a classic from Janet Jackson’s stellar 1993 eponymous album.  The up tempo tune masterfully samples the Supremes’ Love Child and Kool and the Gang’s Jungle Boogie and is pure joy through and through! Janet Jackson & MC Lyte – You Want This by welcomeback 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’);

Flashback Friday Song of the Day – Scream – Michael Jackson/Janet Jackson

wowtop5 Happy Friday to all.  Here’s a Flashback Friday song that continues on my theme from yesterday’s Song of the Day.  Only one more week of “what now’s” and “screams” for me and then I can finally relax a little…I hope!   michael jackson & janet jackson scream by erichedly 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’);

"janet’s" 20th Anniversary Song of the Day – Whoops Now

byron4music At first listen, the average person may have missed this gem that appears after a period of silence at the end of what’s listed as the final track on janet.  On the album, Whoops Now begins as a little banter between Janet and her pals and turns into a most sunshiney tune to finish off … More "janet’s" 20th Anniversary Song of the Day – Whoops Now

"janet’s" 20th Anniversary Song of the Day – You Want This

In the last Music News Bytes, I mentioned that Janet Jackson recently celebrated the 20th Anniversary of her monumental album janet.  The record was her third straight smash album, following the breakthrough Control and the equally delicious and hit-filled Rhythm Nation.  janet was a classic, generating nine singles, six of which charted in the top … More "janet’s" 20th Anniversary Song of the Day – You Want This

Music News Bytes: BMA Winners: Gaga/Cher Song May Not Make the Final Cut; A New Janet Album?

Okay, so I still haven’t had time to watch the Billboard Music Awards, which took place on Sunday night in Las Vegas, and so I won’t comment on the show itself, but I figured I’d follow up on Saturday’s post to see how I fared with my predictions, and hey, am I good or what? theboot … More Music News Bytes: BMA Winners: Gaga/Cher Song May Not Make the Final Cut; A New Janet Album?