Music Birthday: Becky G

🔊🥳Today, March 2, 1997, Becky G was born Rebecca Marie Gomez, in Inglewood, California. In August 2014, her ‘Shower’ single peaked at no. 16 on the US Hot 100. The song is a teen pop bop produced by Dr. Luke and Cirkut; and in 2015, it won the Catchiest New Song Award at Radio Disney MusicContinue reading “Music Birthday: Becky G”

Music Birthday: Celia Cruz

🔊🔊🎉Today, October 21, 1925, Celia Cruz was born Úrsula Hilaria Celia de la Caridad Cruz Alfonso, in Havana, Cuba. ‘Yo Viviré’ is her cover of Gloria Gaynor’s ‘I Will Survive,’ and it’s included on her “Siempre Viviré” album, released in September 2000.

HomageCollage: Jennifer Lopez, “Brave”

🔊❤️Today, October 4, 2007, Jennifer Lopez released “Brave,” her sixth studio album. This album has polished production by Ryan Tedder, on the lead single ‘Do It Well,’ and it’s bonus track version, which features Ludacris. On the US Billboard 200, “Brave” peaked at no. 12.