Jerry Butler’s Top 10 Hits

Jerry Butler was born in Sunflower, Mississippi in 1939. His family moved to Chicago in 1944. His interest in singing began with singing in church groups and with the Northern Jubilee Gospel Singers. Curtis Mayfield was also a member of that group. Butler and Mayfield joined an R&B group, The Quails. But, in 1957, he and Mayfield would join another […]

High School Musical Movie 2 Plot

Picking up where the first High School Musical movie left off, the second installment in the hit movie franchise begins with the class waiting as Ms. Darbus continues to talk about her favorite summer experience. The class can’t wait until the clock strikes three for the end of class and the official start of summer! When the clock strikes three, […]

The Bragadoccio

Today. I saw something on Twitter that caught my attention. I must admit that I have become a real Twitter user over the years. I stopped reading newspapers, which is bad for the newspaper industry, but I like Twitter, I don’t participate in it much, but I like to read it. I also find that it is a great aggregator […]

An epithet is an epithet

There was a lot of noise about the disparaging and inflammatory comments from Don Imus, Isaiah Thomas, and Dog the Bounty Hunter. These comments ranged from bitch to black, attached to hip hop artists. These words are not the exclusive responsibility of hip-hop, but it is used as the most accessible target. Is this the only problem that is racially […]

Most popular movie filming locations

Movie and TV buffs can enjoy visiting the filming sites of some of Hollywood’s top productions. Several of these sites have been featured in numerous shows and movies and are well known in their own right. Listed below are 5 California movie sites Hollywood fans will want to go to on their next big getaway. 1. Bushnell Avenue located in […]

Sign in Jive Records

Jive Records is part of Sony BMG, one of the Big Four Record Labels. The Big Four are responsible for nearly eighty percent of all music produced and distributed in the United States. It’s understandable that signing with a big four record label, like Jive Records, is a huge achievement for any musician. If you have a great voice and […]