Music

21 Day of September

Submitted by ub on Tue, 09/21/2021 - 07:13
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Today Is the 21st of September, which means it may be time to listen and delve into the Earth, Wind & Fire classic smash hit.

But do you remember why the band happened to chose the 21st as the date for the song? Many assume it has to do with the seasons changing September 21 is the first day of Autumn. It happens to be the international day of peace. The simple reality is that it rhymes nicely..

Early Trick Or Treat?
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ub Fri, 09/10/2021 - 04:44

Some folks are already getting into the scary Halloween spirit early on with pre seasonal events running through the end of October..
 

Therefore CityImages decided to get on the Trick or Treat train early on this year..Which costume will be more popular this season of the witch?

Olympic Hip Hop Dancing
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ub Wed, 07/28/2021 - 13:43

Hip hop dancing also called breaking or b-boying/b-Girling is an athletic style of free street dance direct from The Bronx, USA, 1973.

While diverse in the amount of variation available in the dance, breakdancing mainly consists of four kinds of movement: top rock, down rock, power moves, and freezes. It's time for hip hop in #NYC. Join legendary artists for #NYCHomecomingWeek at concerts across the boroughs. Tickets are FREE.
 
Learn more: rockthebells.com/blogs/articles…

This is a Man's World

Submitted by ub on Sat, 07/24/2021 - 13:32
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The family of James Brown has finally reached a settlement ending a 15-year battle over the late singer’s estate, according to their lawyer, who confirmed to The Associated Press that the agreement was reached July 9. Details of the settlement were not disclosed. Legal wrangling over the Godfather of Soul’s estate has been ongoing since his death at the age of 73 on Christmas Day 2006.

Drummer Boy

Submitted by ub on Sat, 07/10/2021 - 00:07
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The sixty-something-year-old who lives in my building thinks he is a real drummer because he likes to bang with his drumsticks.

Never mind that he does this at night while most normal folks sleep, but he can't even keep a beat. Therefore he is more like a dumber boy.

What makes a great drummer? There are many metrics to consider, but there are various rankings in no particular order based on technical skill, creativity/innovation, compositional ability, and attitude.

Celia Mi Vida
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ub Mon, 07/05/2021 - 12:15

As we approach the anniversary of her death, it is most important to recall Celia's life of music and her patriotic integrity. 

Úrsula Hilaria Celia de la Caridad Cruz Alfonso, known as Celia Cruz, was a Cuban-American singer and one of the most popular Latin artists of the 20th century. Cruz rose to fame in Cuba during the 1950s as a singer of guarachas, earning the nickname "La Guarachera de Cuba"

Best Music Video?

Submitted by ub on Fri, 06/25/2021 - 11:12
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This one may reportedly be the best music video produced so far this 2021 year, according to trending popular responses. Opinions?

Reflecting Surroundings

Submitted by ub on Wed, 06/16/2021 - 14:12
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Some may decide to call it playing and trying to please the crowd, I prefer to focus on reflecting the community that we want to serve.

With its Latino cast, the arrival of In the Heights on #HBO and at local theaters was billed as a milestone for Hollywood. However, Lin-Manuel Miranda issued an apology for the film not including enough black Latino actors.

RIP: Pepe"Papa Joe" Muñoz

Submitted by ub on Tue, 05/25/2021 - 13:22
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I am saddened to inform you all that my daddy Papa Joe is now in heaven with my grandparents, aunts, uncles, and The Lord.

He was such an amazing father, grandfather, husband, and performer. He had a standing command both at home and on stage. He lit up every space he entered and took hold of everyone’s hearts with his voice, and his music.

Hip Hop Hooray
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ub Sat, 05/22/2021 - 10:34

The Boogie Down Bronx was graced with some of the greatest Hip Hop Legends to ever perform on stage or anywhere else.

Wrap your head around the following. Rap is a musical form of vocal delivery that incorporates "rhyme, rhythmic speech, and street vernacular", which is performed or chanted in a variety of ways, usually over a backing beat or musical accompaniment