Music Birthday: Harry Styles

Today, February 1, 1994, Harry Edward Styles was born in Redditch, Worcestershire, England. The One Direction training wheels were completely removed with the 2019 release of “Fine Line,” his second solo studio album. This album reached no. 1 on the American iTunes Chart, 10 points higher than his eponymous debut two years prior. Too, it…

There’s Big Truth in Jazmine Sullivan’s “Heaux Tales”

Jazmine Sullivan released her debut extended play “Heaux Tales” on January 8, 2021, and I must say that it was totally worth the wait. With six long years between the release of her “Reality Show” album, “Heaux Tales” is a really nice gift for Sullivan fans. Though the wait was long, the technique is genius….

One Direction: “Made in the A.M.”

Today, November 13, 2015, One Direction released their fifth studio album, “Made in the A.M.” This album peaked at no. 1 on the UK Official Albums chart, becoming the band’s fourth album to top that particular chart.  “Made in the A.M.” has the hit single, ‘Drag Me Down’ – a production by Julian Bunetta and…

Fifth Harmony: “Better Together – EP”

Today, October 18, 2013, Fifth Harmony released their debut extended play, “Better Together.” Executively produced by Julian Bunetta, this EP reached nos. 2 & 6 on the American iTunes Albums Chart, and the Billboard 200.  There are also dance remix, and acoustic versions of “Better Together,” both of which have seen chart success. “Better Together:…

Lizzo: “Coconut Oil”

Today, October 7, 2016, Lizzo released her debut extended play, “Coconut Oil.” This project was released through Atlantic Records, and Nice Life Recording Company – Lizzo’s major-label EP debut. On the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart, “Coconut Oil” peaked at no. 31, and no. 3 on iTunes Albums Chart.  ‘Good as Hell’ was the album’s…

Music Birthday: Niall Horan

Today, September 13, 1993, Niall James Horan was born in Mullingar, Ireland. Niall has a hit single called ‘Slow Hands,’ and it peaked at no. 11 on the US Billboard Hot 100. The song is a production by Julian Bunetta – producer of Amber Mark’s ‘Generous’ single.  ‘Slow Hands’ is a multi-platinum single, earning 3x…

Music Birthday: Waka Flocka Flame

🔊🥳 Today, May 31, 1986, Waka Flocka Flame was born Juaquin James Malphurs in New York City, NY. Waka Flocka has a classic HBCU Greek stroll song called ‘No Hands.’ The song features Wale & Roscoe Dash, two hip-hop connoisseurs, and it was produced by Drumma Boy. Waka Flocka released ‘No Hands’ as a single…