Usher “There Goes My Baby” [Official Video]

As a fan I had kinda fallen out with Usher on the “Here I Stand” LP…but this track leaked quite a while ago and I instantly fell back in love…shout out to Rico Loveย for writing such an awesome song!

LOVE the part where he does the pull up to kiss her on the roof. MAJOR props to the casting director for selecting the gorgeous Eritrean model as the lead!


Janelle Monae “Tightrope” Official Video

You all know how much I LOVE Janelle and W.A.S.!

Be sure to get The ArchAndroid in stores May 18th!

Fresh Cuts! Michelle Obama Edition!

I’m thinking of doing something different for the Spring and wearing my hair straight in a Michelle Obama-esque bob. I found this comparison of her and Diana Ross on the London Evening Standard (don’t ask why I was reading the London Evening Standard…mind your business…LOL)

My mom recently cut her hair similar to Diana Ross in The Wiz so I thought I would share my FAV song from the movie MJ “You Cant Win”:

Wendell Lissimore Vol. 2.0

I see you all can’t get enough of Wendell Lissimore! Well me either! So here are some more pics to hold you over:

NYC Rooftop Party Season: Shoes I Crave

Ugh…these shoes make me instantly crave the summer, a sexy mini dress, and a NYC rooftop party with a strong Ciroc martini ๐Ÿ™‚

I found this on Diggy’s blog (love him) these shoes are from the Dennis Basso x Ruthie Davis Fall 2010 collection.

So hot!
Be sure to checkout Diggy’s blog here: Life of the Jet Setter
and his DOPE DOPE DOPE freestyle video to “Made You Look”

Fashionista: Anna from #TakingTheStage

Speaking of taking the stage, my fav cast member is Anna F.

She reminds me so much of my friend Casey from high school. Anyway I stumbled upon her fashion blog today. I absolutely love her style. She has a great eye for fashion to be so young!

Here are a few of my favorites from her posts

Both Silver Necklaces: Goodwill
Heart Pendent Necklace: gift from someone sweet ๐Ÿ™‚
Silver Bangles: Forever 21
Green Studded Belt: Goodwill
Cream Beaded Sweater: Forever 21
Navy Silk Button Down Jumper: Forever21
Maroon Velvet Leggings: Forever21
Cream Socks: Forever 21
Black Lace and Fringed Cowbow Boots: Edies Vintage Rose Room

Black thermal dress: MODA prima
Cream/Peach chocker: Vintage
Flower necklace (used as bracelet): Charlot Russe
Purple stone wrist cuff: Indain shop outside the Hilton (sorry dont remember the name and it has most upsettingly shut down)

What I love most about these are that they are trendy yet unique and don’t cost a ton. I love how she really dressed up the thermal dress with the cuff and the flower necklace.

Check Out Her Blog Here: Perfectly Imperfect

And don’t forget to catch her on this Season of MTV’s “Taking the Stage”

Songs I Love: Never Shout Never “Can’t Stand It”

To say I have an eclectic taste in music is an understatement. Today while watching Taking the Stage (my guilty pleasure…I’m from Ohio) I heard this song which I instantly fell in LOVE WITH…


I love the handclap fingersnap thing ๐Ÿ™‚