Category Archives: Lyrics

Thug life and motherhood?!

There is something about the rap of the early 90’s that makes me smile inside and out, makes me bob my head to the beat, and makes me miss you way too baggy Dickies and Puma’s….and part of me feels compelled to throw up gang signs but I manage to resist the urge. I prefer…

The Newest Music Mama & Eminem

May I start by saying how excited I am to be the newest Music Mama? I’m going to. I am SO excited and honored to be part of this!!  This is it, my virgin post…..no pressure at all…..nervous as all get up but that’s normal for me. I had this really great post about my…

Yes, Townes. Again.

Anyone who knows me at all knows that I adore Townes Van Zandt – his music, his lyrics, the memory of him.  It dawned on me that many of you who haven’t been reading over at Music Savvy Mom might not yet have been subjected to my “TVZ Immersion Program”.  We must remedy this. And…

Buckle Up: Mohombi’s Taking You On A Bumpy Ride!

I am all about catchy pop tunes. The lyrics don’t matter much to me in the beginning; it’s the music itself that gets me hooked. That’s probably why I think of Moby’s “Southside” as a happy song when it’s clearly not (it has always put a smile on my face!), but that’s a whole other…

It’s all about the words.

I’m all about lyrics. They move me and soothe me, make me smile and sometimes make me cry. And when I’m overwhelmed by emotions or feelings, I find that there are songs that I cannot prevent from streaking through my head.