10 Songs: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | July 1, 2014

Saturday – Norma Jean Wright – The call of the weekend has never been more enticing than on this Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers composed ode to the middle of the weekend, part of an album where the Chic stalwarts decided to use just one singer, to varying degrees of success, though this one is very good – B+

UK Top 10 Singles 7-5-14

By Iman Lababedi | June 30, 2014

Has Ezra not broken Stateside yet? You would think “Budapest” would be huge (26M streams on Spotify), “Gecko” is the sort of straight up no chaser that doesn’t do well on the US chats. Example is Calvin Harris’s buddy.

UK Top 10 Singles 3-29-14

By Iman Lababedi | March 24, 2014

In other news, I bet Larry Blackmon is a happy man, not only is there a cover of his biggest hit working its way up the charts, it is the sort of cover which can only make him look good!