Tag Archives: Michael Jackson
Why are some citizens criticizing Barack Obama’s response to Hurricane Katrina that took place in 2005 when he did not become president until 2009?
When will an artist come along and outdo Michael Jackson’s commercial accomplishment of five number one singles with the Bad album?
Is Yasiin Bey correct in his perception that there is too much disposable hip-hop putting a strain in the genre’s contemporary quality?
Today would’ve been Michael Jackson’s 59th birthday and Tall Black Guy chose to remember him with a flip of Jackson’s “I Can’t Help It” that he calls “Heaven Is The Prize 8.523BPM.” The title actually comes from comes from a line from “I Can’t Help It” and maybe TBG is implying that’s Jackson’s new home. The beat is short but memorable and it keeps up TBG’s track record of excellence.
Mister Cee acknowledges Michael Jackson today on what would’ve been Jackson’s 58th birthday. It is still strange for fans to think that Jackson has been dead for seven years. Spike Lee had his usual block party for Jackson this past weekend in Brooklyn and the pictures can be viewed at the Gothamist.
Would it have been better to cast someone other than Zoe Saldana in the role of Nina Simone in the movie Nina? If so, who? And why did director Cynthia Mort want to make a movie about Simone based on a fictitious relationship?
Is Berry Gordy right about Michael Jackson still being alive if he had stayed on Motown?
Is Malcolm Jamal-Warner right about Woody Allen and Roman Polanski not having their careers suffer in the same way as Bill Cosby for similar issues because Cosby is Black?