For the past couple of years Afros and Love Songs has only been my voice. I originally started it as a space for me to share my thoughts and feelings, and since it has grown into so much more. Now, it’s time to breathe some new life into this space and I’m excited to bring my fellow redbone homie G Wood into the fold. He’s … Continue reading Introducing: Gerald aka G Wood – Our New Contributor!
Yesterday, Netflix debuted its newest series, “The Get Down”. Now maybe I’ve been burying myself too much into work, or I’ve been under a rock, but I had no idea “The Get Down” was premiering. Yesterday, while starting my usual Grey’s Anatomy binge (for like the 5th time, don’t judge me), I saw it on the home screen but I ignored it. Then, I started … Continue reading Do Yourself A Favor, Watch “The Get Down”
According to the movies, falling in love is grand act that happens in as little as 3 days. Love comes easy and fast and both parties are enthusiastic participants. The is no question about wants, or needs. Fear may linger but it doesn’t stop love from growing and developing. According to the movies, falling in love is easy. Maybe falling in love with another person … Continue reading It Took Me 6 Months To Fall In Love…
So far 2016 has been full of comeback music. Last week I got my dose of new James Blake, and this weekend Chance the Rapper blessed us with Colouring Book. Today, Sampha emerged with Timmy’s Prayer. Sampha’s voice is most recognized from Drake’s “Too Much”, but his fans know that his catalog is filled with great music. Enjoy! Continue reading Song of the Week: Sampha – Timmy’s Prayer
St. Beauty is affiliated with Wondaland Art Society, the talented artist collective that is home to Janelle Monáe & Jidenna. Holographic Lover is the newest track from this duo. More St. Beauty please. Continue reading Song of the Week: St. Beauty – Holographic Lover