Music Birthday: Janet Jackson

🔊🥳 Today, May 16, 1966, Janet Damita Jo Jackson was born in Gary, Indiana. On May 18, 2001, Jackson’s seventh studio album “All for You” was certified double platinum by the RIAA. This is the album that has ‘Son of a Gun’ ft. Carly Simon & Missy Elliot. ‘Son of a Gun’ was produced byContinue reading “Music Birthday: Janet Jackson”

Missy Elliot: “Miss E… So Addictive”

🔊💜Today, May 15, 2001, Missy Elliot released her third studio album “Miss E… So Addictive.” This album peaked at no. 2 on the US Billboard 200, and spawned these two Hot 100 singles: ‘Get Ur Freak On’ (no. 7), and ‘One Minute Man’ (no. 15).’ ‘Lick Shots’ was released as a single on May 1,Continue reading “Missy Elliot: “Miss E… So Addictive””

Music Birthday: Tamara Johnson-George

🔊🥳 Today, April 29, 1971, Taj Tamara Johnson-George was born Tamara Antrice George in Brooklyn, NYC, NY. As a founding member of SWV, Tamara helped create the 1997 song ‘Can We’ ft. Missy Elliot. The song is a production by Timbaland and Missy Elliot, it comes from the soundtrack album to Booty Call, and it’sContinue reading “Music Birthday: Tamara Johnson-George”