Pop Smoke: ‘For the Night’

Today, December 4, 2020, ‘For the Night’ by Pop Smoke, Lil Baby & DaBaby peaked at no. 2 on the US Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart. Taken from his posthumous debut studio album, “Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon,” ‘For the Night’ also reached no. 15 on iTunes.  Expectedly, ‘For the Night’ enjoyed international…

Antonique Smith: “Love is Everything”

Today, November 20, 2015, Antonique Smith released her extended play, “Love is Everything.” This neo-soul set is fierce, upbeat and shameless when it comes to self-liberation.  ‘Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Hoo)’ peaked at no. 22 on the US Billboard Adult R&B Songs chart. An exciting production by Darryl Farmer, ‘Hold Up Wait A…

HomageCollage: Reba McEntire, “Stronger Than the Truth”

🔊💜Today, April 5, 2019, Reba McEntire released her 33rd studio album “Stronger Than the Truth.” This album peaked at no. 22 on the US Billboard 200. The lead single ‘Freedom,’ a co-write by fellow country artist Jaida Dreyer, peaked at no. 52 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart. “Stronger Than the Truth” arrived via Big…

Music Birthday: Chester Bennington

🔊🥳Today, March 20, 1976, Chester Charles Bennington was born in Phoenix, Arizona. On March 2, 2001, Linkin Park’s debut single ‘One Step Closer’ peaked at no. 75 on the US Hot 100. The song was produced by Don Gillmore, and included on Linkin Park’s debut album “Hybrid Theory.”

Music Birthday: Cab Calloway

🔊🎉Today, December 25, 1907, Cab Calloway was born Cabell Calloway II, in Rochester, New York. He covered Buddy Starcher’s 1996 song ‘History Repeats Itself,’ and it peaked at no. 89 on the US Hot 100, in April 1966. Song is a production by Bob Thiele, and it spent three weeks on chart.