Outkast: “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below”

Today, September 23, 2003, Outkast released their fifth studio album, “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below.” As of May 2006, the album is an 11x platinum-seller. Outkast released these four singles to support the album: ‘Hey Ya!,’ ‘The Way You Move’ ft. Sleepy Brown, ‘Roses,’ and ‘GhettoMusick/Prototype.’  On the American iTunes Songs Chart, these singles scored positions: ‘TheContinue reading “Outkast: “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below””

Janelle Monaé: “The ArchAndroid”

🔊💜Today, May 18, 2010, Janelle Monaé released her debut studio album “The ArchAndroid.” This album peaked at no. 17 on the US Billboard 200, and no. 8 on the American iTunes Albums Chart. However, seeing international success, the deluxe edition of “The ArchAndroid” charted on iTunes UK, at no. 7. On February 8, 2019, theContinue reading “Janelle Monaé: “The ArchAndroid””

Music Birthday: Jidenna

🔊🎉 Today, May 4, 1985, Jidenna Theodore Mobisson was born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. Jidenna’s single ‘Classic Man’ ft. Roman Gianarthur was certified double platinum by the RIAA in February 2017. This song was released as the lead single from the “Wondaland Presents: The Eephus” extended play. Janelle Monáe is founder of Wondaland Records, andContinue reading “Music Birthday: Jidenna”