Tag Archives: R&B

Song of the Day: MIC Drop by BTS (방탄소년단) (Steve Aoki Remix)

“Mic Drop” is a song recorded by South Korean boy group BTS for their fifth extended play Love Yourself: Her (2017). was remixed by American DJ Steve Aoki featuring rapper Desiigner and was released to American contemporary hit radio as a single. The remix by Aoki was released with a music … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: She Wants to Move by N*E*R*D

“She Wants to Move” is a single by American hip hop and rock group N*E*R*D from their album Fly or Die. It was written by Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo. Lyrics: Shake it up…shake it up girl Shake it up…bass … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: I Say a Little Prayer by Dionne Warwick (& Aretha Franklin)

“I Say a Little Prayer” is a song written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David for Dionne Warwick, originally peaking at number four on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart in December 1967. On the R&B Singles chart it … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Freedom by Pharrell Williams

“Freedom” is a song by Pharrell Williams which was released for streaming on Apple Music and played by Zane Lowe on his show on Beats 1 on its launch date of 30 June 2015.Part of the song was made available as … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World by James Brown

“It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World” is a song by James Brown and Betty Jean Newsome. Brown recorded it on February 16, 1966 in a New York studio and released it as a single later that year. It reached No.1 on … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: What a Diff’rence a Day Made by Diana Ross

“What a Diff’rence a Day Made” is a popular song originally written in Spanish by María Grever, a Mexican songwriter, in 1934. Originally, the song was known as “Cuando vuelva a tu lado” (“When I Return to Your Side”). The song is also known in English as “What … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Sinnerman by Nina Simone

“Sinnerman” (spelled as one word) is one of Nina Simone’s most famous songs and she recorded her definitive 10-minute-plus version on her 1965 album Pastel Blues. Lyrics: Oh sinner man, where you gonna run to? Sinner man, where you gonna run to? … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Smooth Criminal by Michael Jackson

“Smooth Criminal” is the seventh single from Michael Jackson’s 1987 Bad album. Lyrics: As he came into the window It was the sound of a crescendo He came into her apartment He left the bloodstains on the carpet She ran underneath the table … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Boogie Wonderland by Earth, Wind & Fire

“Boogie Wonderland” is a 1979 hit single by Earth, Wind & Fire featuring The Emotions. Boogie Wonderland was written by Allee Willis and Jon Lind, and included on the album I Am. It is regarded as a classic of the disco age and peaked at number 6 on … Continue reading

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Song of the Day : I Want A Little Sugar In My Bowl by Nina Simone

“I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl”, based on a song by Simone’s great example, Bessie Smith, but with somewhat different lyrics. Lyrics: I want a little sugar in my bowl I want a little sweetness down in my soul … Continue reading

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