Industry Disco

By the early 1970s, NewYork City became the disco capital of the world, with over two hundred discotheques in Manhattan alone by 1980. One radio stations realized disco was becoming successful, they changed their format to cater to that audience intern increasing the record sells for disco albums. With the help of these radio stations and television, […]

Does Race Effect The Way You View Music?

When I listen to music I listen for the quality of it as well as if I am interested. If I can “vibe” to the song and relate to it, I don’t care for the color of the person singing it. I research the race of the person as well as the style of he […]

The Story of OJ: Inspiration

After watching “The Story of OJ” by Jay-Z I have the same views of Caucasians as I did before watching it. I’ve learned that you can’t look at all white people the same. I use to have so much hatred towards whites growing up because I thought they all were mean and racists. However, when […]

Destiny’s Child

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wmc8bQoL-J0[/embedyt] Destiny’s Child was an American girl group that consisted of 3 young ladies: Beyoncé Knowles, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams. The group was formed in 1997 in Houston, Texas. They were named “Girl’s Tyme” in 1990 until they were signed by Columbia Records in 1997, changing their name to Destiny’s Child.” The Writing On […]

Prince

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UG3VcCAlUgE[/embedyt] Prince Rogers Nelson/Prince/King of POP Known for his electronic work Great appearance (make up, outfit) Very live performer Won 8 Grammy Awards Had a wide vocal range Signed at the age of 17 and released his first debut album in 1978 (“For You”)