24 years ago today, some of the most talented musicians came together to write a song to spread awareness of the famine in Ethiopia. The catchy tune not only tried to rally aid for the victims of the famine, but also ominously implied that suffering like this might happen anywhere. "thank god its them instead of you."
November 2008 Archives
Chris Brown went home with not one, not two, but three awards last night at the American Music Awards including the coveted Artist of the Year. The other two awards were for Favorite Male Artist in both Pop/Rock and Soul/R&B.
If you're not familiar with Chris Brown's music, check him out.
Other AMA Winners include
- Alicia Keys - Favorite Album for both Rock/Pop and Soul/R&B
- Kanye West - Favorite Male Aritst in Rap/Hiphop and Favorite Album in Rap/Hiphop
- Linkin Park - Favorite Alternative Rock Artist
- Rihanna - Favorite Female Artist in both Pop/Rock and Soul/R&B
Troubled band Guns N' Roses has released their long awaited album of new material, Chinese Democracy. The album is supposed to be the first of a trilogy of albums, the last of which is expected in 2012. Will the new material recapture the hearts of rock and roll fans again?
Here are a few tracks that can be found on imeem
One day short of the 13th anniversary of that great movie, I sat down in the Westfield Mall Century Theatre in downtown San Francisco with a group of folks who were probably part of Pixar's Rendering team to see Bolt All i can say is... you guys are AAAWWWEEESOME!!