Music Birthday: Joshua Rogers

🔊🥳Today, March 22, 1994, Joshua Rogers was born in Greeleyville, South Carolina. After monumentally winning season five of BET’s Sunday Best, Rogers went on to release three albums, and attain more than 20k monthly listeners on Spotify. His first album, “Well Done,” peaked at no. 1 on the US Billboard Gospel Albums Chart.

Music Birthday: Biggie

🔊🙏🏾Today, March 9, 1997, Biggie, Biggie Smalls, Notorious B.I.G., born Christopher Wallace, passed away from gunshot wounds in Los Angeles, California. His ‘Gimme the Loot’ song has been sampled in Travis Scott’s ‘SICKO MODE,’ from the culturally iconic album “ASTROWORLD.” ‘Gimme the Loot’ is a popular song for producers, having also been sampled in FlatbushContinue reading “Music Birthday: Biggie”

Music Birthday: Canton Jones

🔊🎉Today, January 9, 1977, Canton Dorrelle Jones was born in Deerfield Beach, Florida. On February 19, 2011, his “Dominionaire” album peaked at no. 93 on the US Billboard 200. This album was released 18 days earlier,  and it quickly grabbed acclaim. This album has five Apple Music-starred tracks: ‘Hallelujah’ ft. Deitrick Haddon, DPB & Mr.Continue reading “Music Birthday: Canton Jones”