Discover or re discover the Soul Lady: Erikah Badu : “Next Lifetime”

She grew up listening to ’70s soul and ’80s hip-hop, but Erykah Badu drew more comparisons to Billie Holiday upon her breakout in 1997, after the release of her first album, Baduizm. The grooves and production on the album are bass-heavy R&B, but Badu’s languorous, occasionally tortured vocals and delicate phrasing immediately removed her from…

A movie that will make you think: The Stoning of Soraya M.

Last night on TV, i stumbled across this movie titled: “The Stoning of Soraya M.” The Stoning of Soraya M. is a 2008 American drama film adapted from French-Iranian journalist Freidoune Sahebjam’s 1990 book “La Femme Lapidée” , based on a true story. Release date: June 26, 2009 (USA) Director: Cyrus Nowrasteh Stranded in the remote Iranian village of Kuhpayeh by…