Two of the Greatest — Malcolm X & Muhammad Ali
"I am America. I am the part you won’t recognize. But get used to me. Black, confident, cocky; my name, not yours; my religion, not yours; my goals, my own; get used to me." — Ali
“Confusion is a gift from God. Those times when you feel most desperate for a solution, sit. Wait. The information will become clear. The confusion is there to guide you. Seek detachment and become the producer of your life.” —RZA
This blessed my soul today.
I remember this song from my childhood. I had an older cousin who was a big P-Funk fan and he had every album. That’s how I become a lover of P-Funk. However, in my adult life, I grew to appreciate music more because of how it influences my life and supports my emotional state. So, I rediscovered this song as in one night it was playing, and I heard it differently. It took on more of an erotic vibe. Every blessed second of this song is sex. Close your eyes. Listen to the arrangement of this joint from Bootsy’s spongy, ‘deep in your soul’ bass playing to the way the song begins deliberately slow and soothing like foreplay but builds into beautiful rhythmic thrusts….
An early and relatively comprehensive review of Electric Lady essentially praised the album and the artist for gumption but criticized what might be called the album’s sonic “extraness” and the supposed disconnect between the album’s sounds and its concepts. Jody Rosen argues that, “in…
I know the spirit of Fall is falling on me. I had all intentions of hanging out a bit tonight but the confines of my home are just too cozy. That’s how I know the seasons are changing. So I decided to get back to work on one of my projects — studying & perfecting the art of aromatherapy massage. I’m preparing while I wait. Y’all ain’t ready!! Lol!! #love #romance #sensuality #homebody #home