Iman Lababedi

UK Top 10 Singles 12-31-21 – 1-6-22

By Iman Lababedi | January 1, 2022

It feels like half an hour after sleeping with your best friend’s girlfriend

HAPPY 2022 FROM ROCKNYC.LIVE

By Iman Lababedi | December 31, 2021

We are always here. And always will be…

Best Live In New York Sets, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 31, 2021

shamanism

Best Of 2021: Albums In Alphabetical Order By Artist Through The End Of The Year

By Iman Lababedi | December 31, 2021

Up And Down in 2021

Best Of 2021: Songs In Alphabetical Order Through The End Of 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 30, 2021

Over two hundred and fifty great songs from 2021

Best Of 2021: Albums In Order Of Preference Through The Entire Year

By Iman Lababedi | December 30, 2021

Olivia and West share the top spot…

2021: 2020 In Reverse

By Iman Lababedi | December 29, 2021

The price will be more than Trumpheads dropping dead at 62 years of age

US Top 10 Singles Dated January 1st, 2022

By Iman Lababedi | December 29, 2021

shows up on Christmas playlists…

Bay City Rollers’ “Rollerworld: Live At The Budokan, Tokyo 1977” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 28, 2021

A waste of a huge opportunity…

US Top 10 Albums Dated January 1st, 2022

By Iman Lababedi | December 28, 2021

it will take a surprise drop to dislodge her in January 2022

Best Of 2021: Songs In Order Of Preference For The Entire Year

By Iman Lababedi | December 27, 2021

remains at the edge of protest and beyond

2021: The Year Live Music Died… Again…

By Iman Lababedi | December 27, 2021

it was great going back to concerts and now we wait

UK Top 10 Albums: 12-24-21 – 12-30-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 26, 2021

I could have been listening to Adele…

UK Top 10 Singles 12-24-21 – 12-30-21: Your Christmas Song

By Iman Lababedi | December 25, 2021

Baby Jesus is threatening to destroy the silent night unless LadBaby shuts up

Elvis Presley’s “Elvis Christmas Album” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 25, 2021

a different Christmas gift

Phish Reschedule Their New Year’s Eve Run At Madison Square Garden

By Iman Lababedi | December 24, 2021

NYE won’t be spent Phishing

Early Bird Goes Back To Bed On A Christmas Eve Silent Night Recorded Releases 12-24-21 – 12-30-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 24, 2021

A very quiet week

An Omicron Christmas

By Iman Lababedi | December 23, 2021

the Black Death didn’t decimate Europe, it tripartited Europe

TVON: Hawkeye Has Himself A Merry Little Christmas And M(ore)CU

By Iman Lababedi | December 23, 2021

usually a masculine city- during the season is where it does its hair, puts on its lipstick, and invites all the other genders to join in

Hummingbird Magazine Presents: Theophobia Live Stream Benefit For Trans Woman of Color Collective, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 22, 2021

between bewildering and beguiling

Frank Sinatra’s “Sinatra & Company” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 22, 2021

more subdued

Billy Joel At Madison Square Garden, December 20th, 2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 21, 2021

less “Vienna” waits for you and more goodnight Vienna

US Top 10 Singles Dated December 25th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 21, 2021

Mariah’s is the best since Lennon-Ono

Brief Encounters: New Album Releases 12-17-21 – 12-23-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 20, 2021

memento from his 2014 US tour

Going Steady: New Singles 12-17-21 – 12-23-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 19, 2021

a cover of the great and sweet voiced Labi Siffre

No Sneak, No Peak: Sneak Peaks On Hiatus For the Month

By Iman Lababedi | December 19, 2021

only a handful of of new releases

UK Top 10 Albums: 12-17-21 – 12-23-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 18, 2021

Adele still on top -which means she will be there for the next four weeks

UK Top 10 Singles 12-17-21 – 12-23-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 18, 2021

this hasn’t moved much

The Early Bird: New Recorded Releases 12-17-21 – 12-23-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 17, 2021

feel free to hold your nose while you congratulate LadBaby

The Earliest Bird: Top Recorded Release For 12-17-21 – 12-23-21, Brando Lair’s “Santa Bring My Baby Back To Me” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 17, 2021

Greatest artist of 2021? As Britt might put it, Hum Ba Dum Ba Dun Ba

Biding Our Time: Thursday, December 16th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 16, 2021

this is how it could end: not with a bang but with a runny nose

Aretha Franklin’s “Sparkle” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 16, 2021

reminds you why you are a soul fanatic in the first place

Brief Encounters: New Album Releases 11-10-21 – 11-16-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 15, 2021

blend their voices on one strong cover after another

SohoJohnny’s Brushes With Greatness: Meet Chicago

By Iman Lababedi | December 15, 2021

bathing in the MOR band of choice vibes

US Top 10 Singles Dated December 18th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 14, 2021

one of the Bs is at the top

US Top 10 Albums Dated December 18th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 13, 2021

30 still on top

Going Steady: New Singles Reviewed 12-10-21 – 12-16-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 13, 2021

fuzzed out, jangly, melodic barnburner

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 12-17-21 – 12-23-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 12, 2021

The Compton rapper is a child of Atlanta trap

UK Top 10 Albums: 12-10-21 – 12-16-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 12, 2021

music for adults who remain with zero taste

IHEARTRADIO’S JINGLE BALL 2021 AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, Friday, DECEMBER 10TH, 2021 REVIEWED

By Iman Lababedi | December 11, 2021

an easy going Christmas party where no one got drunk and threw up on the boss

UK Top 10 Singles 12-10-21 – 12-16-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 11, 2021

bland and proforma Ed and Elton

In Memory Of The Quiet Monkee: Michael Nesmith At the Town Hall, Tuesday, April 16th, 2013, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 11, 2021

Mike Nesmith doing what he did

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Release 12-10-21 – 12-16-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 10, 2021

a vivid and yet boring dream

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Release 12-10-21 – 12-16-21, Juice WRLD’s “Fighting Demons” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 10, 2021

a soundtrack to the horrors of teenagerhood where insecurity and anxiety has been increased through the isolation of the pandemic

Biding Our Time: : A Pre Code Barbara Stanwyck And More Thursday, December 9th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 9, 2021

one of the sexiest things you’ve ever seen

For One Song Only: Adele’s “All Night Parking (with Erroll Garner) Interlude” Is As Great As Amy Winehouse

By Iman Lababedi | December 9, 2021

late night, sleepy, romance music

Brushes With Greatness: SohoJohnny Meets Rock Royalty Leland Sklarr

By Iman Lababedi | December 8, 2021

Carole King, Linda Ronstadt and Jackson Browne

Brief Encounters: New Album Releases 12-3-21 – 12-9-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 8, 2021

makes sense of her pop skills

US Top 10 Singles Dated December 11th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 7, 2021

playlist after playlist pushing the same handful on songs

Best Of 2021: Albums In Order Of Preference Through November 30th

By Iman Lababedi | December 7, 2021

sweet soul music