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Album Review: Nobody Is Listening by ZAYN

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Zain Malik, or better known by his stage name, ZAYN, is an English singer and songwriter. He got his start in the music industry with the boy band One Direction. After five years with the group, he left and decided to focus on a solo career. Now, five years later, Zayn has come out with his third studio album, Nobody Is Listening .   The first track from the album is Calamity . With a track name like Calamity , I would have expected this to be a little more loud and crazy, however, we just have a descending bass line for most of the track. Even more strange is that we have a spoken word/rapping part from Zayn. H
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Album Review: Heaux Tales by Jazmine Sullivan

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Jazmine Sullivan is a singer and songwriter from Philadelphia. She originally released her debut album, Fearless in 2008 and it had commercial success. After the release of her second album, she officially went on hiatus in 2011 since she said that making music wasn't fun anymore. However, she was able to come back to the music scene in 2015 with a brand new album. Now, 5 years later, she releases a new project (EP) titled Heaux Tales .   The first track from the album is Bodies (Intro) . You are greeted with some sweet synth lines and Jazmine's vocals. It's not much instrumentally, but the layers o

Album Review: Songs for the Drunk and Broken Hearted by Passenger

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Michael David Rosenberg, or better known by the name Passenger, is a singer and songwriter from England. While he has been making music since the early 2000s, he didn't really find much fame until his track Let Her Go . The album was originally supposed to be released in 2020, but he has finally released his thirteenth studio album titled Songs for the Drunk and Broken Hearted . The first track from the album is Sword from the Stone . It starts with an upbeat piano and guitar part harmonizing each other. Other than that, you don't get too much more instrumentally, just a few more string and percussion in

Album Review: Bob's Son: R.A.P. Ferreira in the Garden Level Cafe of the Scallops Hotel by R.A.P. Ferreira

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Rory Allen Philip Ferreira, or better known by his stage name, R.A.P. Ferreira, is a rapper and producer currently based out of Maine. While taking on other personas such as Milo and Scallops Hotel, he finally settled on R.A.P. Ferreira in 2019 which is basically an abbreviation of his real name. R.A.P. Ferreira starts out the new year on the right foot with a new album titled Bob's Son: R.A.P. Ferreira in the Garden Level Cafe of the Scallops Hotel , or just Bob's Son . The first track from the album is battle report . You're greeted with a distorted piano sample that loops through the track. It def

Top 15 Albums of 2020

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   We made it. We survived 2020. Which seemed like a difficult task to many, the year is finally over and we can start looking forward to a new and (hopefully) safer year. With a new year, that means it is time to look back at 2020 and come up with the top albums of the year. While 2020 wasn't the best in music, I decided to bump up the count from ten albums to fifteen since there were a lot of decent albums. Since I am not the best at ranking albums, and since my mind will change five minutes after I create the list, I will just be listing the albums in alphabetical order based on the artist. Also, click on th

Album Review: Whole Lotta Red by Playboi Carti

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Jordan Carter, or better known by his stage name, Playboi Carti, is a rapper and singer from Atlanta. Carti first started to gain traction with his track, Magnolia , and that's the track that first got me into his music. Once his debut album came out, Die Lit , that really solidified Playboi Carti's role and fame in his career. Ever since his debut, people have been patiently (or impatiently) waiting for his follow up. Now, on Christmas day, Playboi Carti releases Whole Lotta Red .   The first track from the album is Rockstar Made . The track and album opens up with a booming bass and trap styled beats.

Album Review: EP! by JPEGMAFIA

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Barrington DeVaughn Hendricks, or better known by his stage name, JPEGMAFIA, is a rapper, singer, and producer from Baltimore. He's had quite an interesting year with several features and a lot of growth from his 2019 album, All My Heroes Are Cornballs . While he released quite a few singles during the year, I didn't really check that many out, except for his BALD! tracks. Now, several singles later, he has released a short EP titled, EP! The first track from the EP is BALD! Since there is a remix a few tracks later, I am going to group the two right here. I actually heard both of these tracks before t