2011 is ending, and I particularly won't miss it. It was quite a shit year in general terms, and it wasn't particularly bright where music is concerned. Let me recap what was, in my opinion, the best and worst bits of 2011 in music. Jessie J: Highs and Lows Although Do It Like A Dude … Continue reading 2011: Goodbye My Friend
Christmas is about a lot of things, but it definitely wouldn't be Christmas without Christmas music. Here's a list of songs that give me that warm, funny feeling and that are a must during this time of the year. So here it is, in no particular order, the Jukepop Christmas Playlist Stravaganza. 1. 2 Become … Continue reading IT’S CHRIIIIISTMAAAAAAAS
The collaboration between Tony Bennett and Amy Winehouse has finally been released, so has the video that goes with it. You can listen to it below:
Back at the VMAs, right before Bruno Mars performed Valerie in tribute to Amy Winehouse, we got a sneaky peek of the collaboration of the later with Tony Bennett, and now there's a new behind the scenes video with a quite sweet yet amusing interview with Amy. "Can I call him Tone??"
So last night, the VMAs 2011 happened and they pretty much can be summed up like this: Beyoncé is pregnant, which means she'll be growing a body inside her own body, she'll swell and get big and then she'll give birth to it and then she'll be taking care of it in one of those … Continue reading VMAs 2011 – SPOILERS SOMEONE IS PREGNANT
Only a week ago I was sitting at The Hawley Arms in Camdem, where Amy used to be pulling drinks behind the bar. Only a couple of days ago, Amy did an impromptu appearance at God-daughter Dionne Bromfield's iTunes Festival gig. Only a few weeks ago, she reappeared at a concert and it was a … Continue reading Amy Winehouse, you WILL be missed
Dionne Bromfield is Amy Winehouse's 15-year-old god-daughter and protegee, and she is releasing her second solo album, Good For The Soul, in July. Her debut, Introducing Dionne Bromfield, was released in 2009 and included covers of Mama Said, Foolish Little Girl and Ain't No Mountain High Enough. Maybe by looking at her picture you wouldn't … Continue reading Dionne Bromfield – Foolin’