Usher ft. A$AP Rocky – Hot Thing

June 5th, 2012 | Hip-Hop

  It appears that Usher subscribes to the notion that “if it ain’t broke…” his new album Looking 4 Myself, is good, but many of the songs sound familiar.   “Hot Thing” sounds like “Hot Toddy 2.0” However, “Hot Toddy” is one of my favorite songs ever. So this song recycling is like hearing the… Read more

Triple P (Trendy)

June 1st, 2012 | Playlist, Theme Playlist

  …or the Perfect Party Playlist   Contrary to the Triple P Classic version, this playlist contains the latest radio hits. Be forewarned that this playlist could go stale fast. This up-to-date quality is the best and worst thing about the playlist. Some radio-savvy guests could be saying, “omigod, this song is, like, totally overplayed.”… Read more

Triple P (Classic)

June 1st, 2012 | Playlist, Theme Playlist

  …or the Perfect Party Playlist I had a dream. I had a dream where I played a playlist that everyone at the party liked. Everyone. When it was over, the whole party cheered my name, “Ti-na! Ti-na! Ti-na!” and they lifted me onto their shoulders and paraded me around and insisted that we listen… Read more

Jason DeRulo – Undefeated

May 23rd, 2012 | Pop

  Jason DeRulo’s latest single is an upbeat dance song entitled, “Undefeated.” What a smart move. This song is begging to become the theme song for countless sports teams and events. It’s like “Who Let the Dogs Out” for the next generation. Why is that song played at every sports game?…  

I Look Good

May 15th, 2012 | Playlist, Theme Playlist

  Say what you will about the Jersey Shore, but they have taught us at least one valuable lesson: when you look good, you feel good, and then you get good results. (This is the explanation behind the infamous, GTL.) Yet sometimes, even after our best efforts: working out, a sick outfit, and leathery skin,… Read more