What song has been stuck in my head all week? Ice Cube’s “you know how we do it” from his album Lethal Injection. A fun fact about Rod: I’ve never been on the west coast period! It sucks! But I’ll be sure to visit soon! I’m at work right now so I had to make this quick… HAPPY FRIDAY!!
I was up this morning listening to music as usual. Like many others, I can be listening to a song and instantly think of either San Andreas or Vice city. Released almost 12 years ago, My older brother truly had me hooked. It was the music that sucked me in because I really didn’t play a lot of video games. Truthfully I sucked!
I could go on and on about this. About how much all these songs mean to me. How I know every song on Radio Los Santos and Playback FM by heart. No matter where I am when I hear any song from CSR.103.9, I have to contain myself from singing or dancing.
Let me just say that Rockstar North did their thing! The music fit the games perfectly.
But It’s really Wu-Tang forever. So I’m just getting out of work, I decided to come to Tim Horton’s to pass time. I have to pick up my shorty (Joron) in an hour. What a perfect time to grab a coffee and blog.
Here I am vibing to Wu-Tang Forever, and in comes a few police officers. They totally almost killed my vibe, I’m a little too solid for that though. So I’ll just keep sipping my latte and bobbing my head. But It’s very hard for me to ignore this man’s cologne next to me. I just love Wu-Tang Wednesday these raw and intellectual lyrics are so compelling. Without a doubt they help me boss up and get the courage to take on the rest of the week…
So, ladies and gentleman, I must admit coming up with blog post topics aren’t as easy as I thought It would be. I’m going to make it happen, though “for cultural purposes” as my boy, B.Young would say lol. I’m not quite sure how often I want to blog, I just want to be consistent. So I figure I can make a weekly post about what music I’ve listened to during the week…
Been listening since its release last month and can’t stop …
I have the most unhealthy attachment to the 90s. This post is about songs that place me in Risdale (Sunny Ridge Town homes) 1995-1999. My Mother always played music while she cooked or cleaned. Now as an adult I do the same thing and I always find myself playing the same music. I love that good feeling I felt as a child. Here’s a couple of the tracks that give me a nostalgia rush.
R.Kelly -You Remind Me of Something
Jade- Don’t Walk Away
Groove Theory- Tell Me
Next- Too Close
Tupac- I Get Around
Kut Klose- Surrender
Prince- I wanna be your lover
Mary J Blidge- You Are Everything
DonellJones-Shawty got her eyes on me
Toni Braxton- You’re Making Me High
Case ft Joe- Faded Pictures
Blackstreet- Don’t leave
Tamia- So Into you
SWV- You’re The One
There’s so much more but these where off the top of the dome lol
What are some songs that give you a nostalgia rush? 🙂
I’ve decided to make my first blog post about me being extremely doubtful. Although I want this blog to be dedicated to HipHop and music in general. I also would love to write a little about my personal life and experiences. I have no clue what I’m doing when it comes to blogging. But I’ve decided to dive in head first. I do believe that me being so doubtful is the reason I’ve taken so long to start a blog. I’m sure there are things I need to deal from a psychological standpoint lol.
Day 1 ….
I’m a work in progress so I’ll take things day by day. I’m making it my goal to work on being more consistent and decisive. The fact that I’m able to do this self-evaluation says a lot. I’m excited about this journey.