Ella Mai: A Sade For Today

Back in the 80s, if you grooved to Sade’s cool, jazz flavored pop hits, than you might want to check-out “Boo’d Up” by 23-year old British singer/songwriter Ella Mai, who delivers that same mood and vibe…old school slow jam--smooth and silky-- "Boo’d Up” topped the...

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“I’m A Mess”

  In 2018 Bebe Rexha teamed up with top-of -the-line Country group Florida Georgia Line on "Meant To Be,” a hit that went to #1 on Top 40, Adult Top 40 AND Country charts. That's a rare accomplishment, and it confirmed the multi-talents of 28-year old Rexha, a singer,...

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Youth! Energy! Life Force!

One of the best parts of working in the music business is watching an act break out from the pack, bypassing hundreds, or even thousands, of wanna-bes--some just as talented, others not so much, and emerge as STARS! And likely as not, the target is the fickle “youth...

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Football + Rock n’ Roll = Testosterone Overdrive

The official kick off of the 2018 college football season is just two weeks away, an opportune time for both fans of football and rock n roll, because the anthem for ESPN's coverage of this years NCAA collegiate gridiron will be “Natural” by Imagine Dragons, the...

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Charlie Puth: Seamlessly Smooth

Sometimes you’re just in the mood for a song that has a seamlessly smooth melody, with production to match, in which case you could listen to the King Of Pop Michael Jackson’s 1987 "The Way You Make Me Feel," because THAT is a song with a seamlessly smooth melody,...

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We Love Leon Bridges, And We Want You To Love Him, Too.

BoomerMusicUpdate has raved about Leon Bridges for years: we love his music, and want you to love it, too. “Beyond,” his newest release is a good example of why you, as a with-it, connected, and hip Boomer, will want to at least be aware of it. Bridges just turned...

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Toto’s “Africa” Is Revived, Proving Anything Can Happen

  In 1982 Toto released the now classic “Africa,” one of their biggest hits. In 1992, a decade after Africa was #1 on Billboard's Hot 100, Rivers Cuomo and his band Weezer began their long and successful run as a mainstay on Alternative radio. And in Dec. 2017, for...

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