Friday, December 17, 2010

THE NINTH TUNE OF CHRISTMAS


There have been many versions of "Santa Baby" (Madonna's take is cute but a distant second) but none of them are effortlessly charismatic and sexy as the original created by the one and only Miss Eartha Kitt. A voice that was unique and special as the woman behind it.

"Santa Baby" - Eartha Kitt (1953)

ABSENT FACES IN POP MUSIC

I had read a interesting article recently in the Los Angeles Times about the difficulties of a new generation of Black female singers being...