Category Archives: Music

(Video) Colbchella 2013: Stephen Colbert’s ‘Get Lucky’ is the best thing ever

Stephen Colbert closed out the summer in style this week, with an epic dance routine to the tune of “Get Lucky” by Daft Punk, featuring Pharrell. Actually, the whole show was everything. And Stephen? He can dance with the best … Continue reading

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(Video) Veteran’s Day playlist: Dire Straits, ‘Brothers in Arms’ (with bonus track)

This is a very old song, which I first heard way back in the day at the close of an episode of “Miami Vice” — must have been in junior high school. If you’re not old enough to remember “Miami … Continue reading

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(Parody) Obama’s got 99 problems, but Mitt ain’t one

Let’s just call it one of the perks of being the first black president. Your send-ups cast you as Jay Z. This one’s by a Youtube parody artist called “Alphacat.” Hat tip to TheGrio.

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(Video) ‘No sleep til Brooklyn’ – 1986 … R.I.P. MCA

(Sigh) And now for your bonus tracks …

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Friday video vault: ‘Fool of Me’ by Me’shell Ndegeocello (scene from ‘Love & Basketball’)

The best scene from one of the best black romance films in a minute, and a haunting, beautiful song from Me’shell Ndegeocello. Thought of it because it was used by one of the finalists in “So You Think You Can … Continue reading

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Friday video vault, Denver edition: The Food Chain, ‘Yes Indeed ‘G-Girl”

Straight outta Denver, featuring my one and only baby brother (first one up):

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Buju gets 10 years for ‘no profit’ drug deal

What a shame.

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Friday video vault: new and nice, from Lil’ Wayne, ‘How to Love’ (Video fixed)

Apparently, written while he was in lock-up. Well done, young man.

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Friday video vault: Camp Lo, ‘Luchini’

This one’s brought to you by 1997, the last year of the hands-down best decade in hip-hop:

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Rapture music: ‘Waiting for the end’, Linkin Park

The countdown is on, people. Look sharp!

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