Iman Lababedi

The Sun’s Not So Hot In The Sky Today: A Farewell to Summer in James Taylor’s “September Grass”

By Iman Lababedi | August 28, 2021

an aloneness for two

UK Top 10 Albums: 8-27-21 – 9-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 28, 2021

Is Olivia gonna spend all year here???.

UK Top 10 Singles 8-27-21 – 9-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 28, 2021

Divide is still paying dividends

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 8-27-21 – 9-2-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 27, 2021

the beauty and also the weariness of pregnancy and childbirth

The Earliest Bird: The Top New Recorded Release 8-27-21 – 9-2-21, The Beatles’ “Let It Be (2021 Mix)” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 27, 2021

words are not needed at all to convey the power of early love

Brief Encounters: New Albums 8-20-21 – 8-26-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 26, 2021

left off blackgaze for a fuller and more beautiful sound

Charlie Is Our Darling

By Iman Lababedi | August 25, 2021

the sort of giants that Western culture has no more

Biding Our Time: What’s The Word? Taliban

By Iman Lababedi | August 25, 2021

the same mistake they had made in Iran with the Shah

Going Steady: New Singles 8-20-21 – 8-26-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 24, 2021

smooth rap, addictive melody

US Top 10 Singles Dated August 28th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 24, 2021

a status quo late summer chart topped by Bieber and The Kid himself…

US Top 10 Albums Dated August 28th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 23, 2021

an abysmal 60K EAUs

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 8-27-21 – 9-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 23, 2021

clever, clever

We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert The Great Lawn, Saturday, August 21st, 2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 22, 2021

I hope they take CNN’s money and choke on it

NYC Homecoming: Queens, Headlining George Clinton’s Parliament Funkadelic At Forest Hills Stadium, Friday, August 20th, 2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 21, 2021

the well paced, well delivered, real music for people to remember the world of analog hip hop

UK Top 10 Albums: 8-20-21 – 8-26-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 21, 2021

The Killers exist so Bruce Springsteen can point at them and say,”hey, even at 70 years of age at least I’m not them”.

UK Top 10 Singles 8-20-21 – 8-26-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 21, 2021

get past Ed Sheeran

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 8-20-21 – 8-26-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 20, 2021

romantic Americana meets singer songwriter confessional mid-life crisis

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 8-20-21 -8-26-2, Lorde’s “Solar Power” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 20, 2021

Summer’s almost gone…

Frank Sinatra’s “My Way” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 19, 2021

the discovery of French ballads

Every Madonna Album Reviewed And Graded

By Iman Lababedi | August 19, 2021

felt and performed with all her rebel heart

The Bay City Rollers “Voxx” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 18, 2021

a real band and failed artists though not failed rockers

TVON: Ted Lasso’s Christmas Special… And More

By Iman Lababedi | August 18, 2021

a daydream world where kindness is the currency for life

US Top 10 Singles Dated August 21st, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 17, 2021

the Kid Laroi gets Justin to pour a little pixie dust

The New Prince Bombed (Because It Sucked)

By Iman Lababedi | August 17, 2021

People gave up on a bad album

US Top 10 Albums Dated August 21st, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 16, 2021

surprised Billie remains on top

Brief Encounters: New Albums 8-13-21 – 8-19-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 16, 2021

complete infatuation

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 8-20-21 – 8-26-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 15, 2021

especially welcome

Going Steady: New Single Releases 8-13-21 – 8-20-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 15, 2021

trying till you die makes much more sense in your sixties

UK Top 10 Albums: 8-13-21 – 8-19-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 14, 2021

he ain’t Stormzy

UK Top 10 Singles 8-13-21 – 8-19-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 14, 2021

Ed should have another week at the top coming up

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 8-13-21 – 8-19-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 13, 2021

best Stones steal EVER

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Release 8-13-21 – 8-19-21 Yemi Alades’ “Queendoncom” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 13, 2021

lovely and femme centric African pop songs

Has Billie Eilish Peaked Already?

By Iman Lababedi | August 12, 2021

She grew up and away too fast.

The Weekend That Changed My Life: Paul Simon, Titus Andronicus, Los Campesinos In 2009

By Iman Lababedi | August 12, 2021

an exceptional weekend

SohoJohnny’s Fashion Celebrity Benefit Happens On 9-11

By Iman Lababedi | August 11, 2021

thrilling, relentless

TVON: Ted Lasso’s Season Two Own Goal

By Iman Lababedi | August 11, 2021

it is the Godfather Three of season twos

Brief Encounters: New Album Release 8-6-21 – 8-12-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 10, 2021

an unwavering collection of great doo wop

US Top 10 Singles Dated August 14th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 10, 2021

the Kid and the Bieb on top

US Top 10 Albums Dated August 14th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 9, 2021

the teens rule the charts

Going Steady: New Singles 8-6-21 – 8-12-22 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 9, 2021

wouldn’t you rather have modelo de este año?

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 8-13-21 – 8-19-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 8, 2021

a late career resurrection that continues apace

UK Top 10 Albums: 8-6-21 – 8-12-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 7, 2021

the zeitgeist no longer in her back pocket

UK Top 10 Singles 8-6-21 – 8-12-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 7, 2021

remains the King Of England

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 8-6-21 – 8-12-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 6, 2021

amongst the greatest work of his entire career

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Release 8-6-21 – 8-12-21, Aventura and Bad Bunny’s “Volvi” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 6, 2021

If you don’t like Bad Bunny, this is a good place to start.

Best Of 2021: Albums In Order Of Preference Through July 31st

By Iman Lababedi | August 6, 2021

the not yet released Kanye West latest

Best Of 2021: Songs In Alphabetical Order by Artist Through July 31st, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 4, 2021

blues cover

Brief Encounters: New Albums 8-6-21 – 8-12-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 4, 2021

indie rock of the first order

US Top 10 Singles Dated August 7th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 3, 2021

BTS armies will be BTS armies. 

Best Of 2021: Songs In Order Of Preference Through July 31st

By Iman Lababedi | August 3, 2021

a gorgeous song