Tag Archives: Toronto

Toronto artists dominate Billboard’s Hip-Hop and R&B chart

Its been a great year for Toronto, thanks in part to Drake and The Weeknd… http://m.digitaljournal.com/a-and-e/entertainment/toronto-artists-dominate-billboard-s-hip-hop-and-r-b-chart/article/451770 Advertisements

Posted in Hip Hop, Media, Toronto | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Black is Blue in a rainbow world: How a film changed my perspective

I’ll preface this with the fact I am extremely open minded. Im a left leaning, 30-something black woman so understanding the plight of the down trodden, abused, and misunderstood is easy for me. Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Media, opinion, Toronto | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A review of the documentary: Live from New York!

Making its Canadian premiere at Toronto’s 2015 Hot Docs festival, Live from New York!  proves laughter really is the best medicine in the face of fear, angst and even confusion. ‘Live from New York its Saturday night’ is one of … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Documentary, Media, opinion, Toronto, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Basking in the Basquiat

Jean Michel Basquiat acclaimed NYC street artist of the 1980’s. Artist and visionary Jean Michel Basquiat rocketed to fame in the early 1980’s,  after his ‘Samo’ and signature three-pronged crown street tags gained attention from those on the fringes of … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Media, Toronto, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Musings on a Monday….

Wanting to write more I decided to take advantage of the note pad on my phone (despite the touch screen keyboard being a bane to my daily existence) and its suprisingly limited word count. Nothing as confining as twitter, 140 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Did the President pardon the wrong turkey? How a GOP aide ended up cooking her own goose

Late last week America reveled in two traditions. One being an age-old controversy and the other being a relatively new one. Thanksgiving came with its usual gusto of Holiday sales, Black Friday stampeders, Turduckens and the ever odd Presidential pardon … Continue reading

Posted in Media, opinion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sitting down with Famous

Before Famous appeared on my show I chatted with him about the interview process associated with Hiphop. Famous gave some insightful answers, and as always his personality was larger than life. We talked about his history and some of the things he is … Continue reading

Posted in Hip Hop, Media, Toronto | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment