The Grammys As I come down from my high off an amazing Grammy weekend in NYC, I write this post in disbelief. I am asking myself, “did that really just happen?” I have worked award shows before, attended them also; I even interviewed artists on the red carpet, but this time was different. This time… Read More When Opportunity Knocks: The 60th Grammy Awards
May 11, 2015- Kendrick Lamar was recognized by the Calfornia State Senate as a “Generational Icon.” Such a great feat for a young man from Compton, was the undertone. But I see, such a great feat for a young African- American man. A musician, a poet and storyteller. Someone that has been able to uplight… Read More Mr. Lamar Accepting “Generational Icon” Honor VIDEO-I KNOW I CAN
The Life As Shay Report: Check out the new video. Kendrick Lamar debuted the video on the east and west coast LIVE on billboards in New York Times and LA’s Staple Center! If you missed it, it’s alright…I got it below. But who is that girl in the backseat? She’s a hip hop video girl… Read More Video Alert: Kendrick Lamar’s “KING KUNTA”- Who’s That Girl ?
The Life As Shay Report: My experience of the #GetPumped Event. Kendrick Lamar and Reebok join forces. Kendrick promotes his new album To Pimp A Butterfly and Reebok features the “Pump” shoe. People in Reeboks run behind Kendrick performing on a big rig. #GetPumped. Last night was one for the books. I was having dinner… Read More KENDRICK LAMAR X REEBOK #GETPUMPED EVENT||LIFE AS SHAY EXCLUSIVE
The Life As Shay Report: TDE’s Kendrick Lamar released his sophomore studio album in the wee hours of the night/morning today…or did he? Now! This is not commentary on the content of the album, after all it just came out so I think it’s crazy for someone to think they can accurately unravel an album… Read More Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp A Butterfly”: Pimp-age Commentary
The Life As Shay Report: Unfortunately, there is no secret here. Kendrick Lamar is my favorite of all time. His music has inspired me in so many ways professionally and personally. And his new music has yet again refreshed my passion for what I do with this song. He just released new music “Blacker The… Read More NEW MUSIC: “Blacker The Berry” Kendrick Lamar- Sermon of Reality