Jae’s Picks

Here’s where I share with you a few people and things that float my boat that I think you might like too.


Whitney
Old School Music: Whitney Houston

I don’t know if I can really classify Whitney Houston as Old School. I’ve always considered her music timeless. However, in light of the fact that she would have turned 51 this past August, she is my pick for this month. One of my favorite songs by her is “You Give Good Love”. Why? I used to love when they played this song at the skating rink I would go to as a child, Crystal Palace. I loved to watch the fellas as they zoomed past me with there silk shirts billowing in the wind.

 

 

jade-nova-promo2New School Music: Jade Nova

I started following this phenomenal talent on YouTube in 2013. I was blown away by the selection of high quality videos of popular cover songs she had for viewing. I’m waiting for the rest of the world to catch up and acknowledge the amazing talent she is. Her vocal range and delivery will blow you away. You can download her free mixtape “Shades of Jade” here. You won’t be disappointed. It’s full of some great covers and a few original songs. So far, my favorite original song by her is Jade Nova is “Stick and Stones”. She recently did a very moving tribute to Ms. Houston. Listen to it here. She also does a hilarious spoof of Beyoncé Knowles called Keyoncé Bowles. It’s definitely worth a gander as well.

 

 

 

 

think_like_a_man_tooMovies: Think Like A Man Too What can I say, it’s twice as good as the first and full of laughs and I think everyone should go see it. Besides Michael Ealy looks divine as usual. View the trailer. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Successful WomenBooks: Succesful Women Think Differently by Valerie Burton

I’m still working my way through this one but so far so good.Purchase it here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fashion: Rosegal  www.rosegal.com 

I’m in the process of preparing for a trip to the Dominican Republic and I found a delicious variety of swimsuits at prices I can afford.  They sell lots of other items besides swimsuits too.

Food & Drink: Roscato

 

 

 

 

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