DJ Khaled: “Father of Asahd”

🔊💜Today, May 17, 2019, DJ Khaled released his 11th studio album “Father of Asahd.” This album peaked at no. 2 on the US Billboard 200, and spawned these five singles on the Hot 100: ‘Top Off’ ft. Future, Jay-Z & Beyoncé (no. 22), ‘Just Us’ ft. SZA (no. 43), ‘No Brainer’ ft. Justin Bieber, ChanceContinue reading “DJ Khaled: “Father of Asahd””

Music Birthday: Bono

🔊🥳 Today, May 10, 1960, Bono was born Paul David Hewson in Dublin, Ireland. In 2010, Bono, along with John Legend, was featured on a song by Angélique Kidjo called ‘Move on Up.’ The song is a cover of Curtis Mayfield’s 1970 single, and it is included on the Kidjo’s “OYO” album. This world albumContinue reading “Music Birthday: Bono”

Rest in Paradise: Nipsey Hu$$le

🔊🙏🏾Today, March 31, 2019, Nipsey Hu$$le passed away from gunshot wounds in Los Angeles, California. Hu$$le posthumously won two Grammy Awards at the show in January 2020: Best Rap Performance for ‘Racks in the Middle,’ and Best Rap/Sung Performance for ‘Higher.’ DJ Khaled, and John Legend shared the win with the late Rap God, whoContinue reading “Rest in Paradise: Nipsey Hu$$le”