James Brown, the Godfather of Soul, definitely had his personal issues. (Don't we all, though?) But, what cannot be disputed is the man was a pioneer in the music industry during very dangerous times, an influencer of several music genres, a true master of the stage during his heyday, and earned his Legend and Icon… Continue reading One-Liner Wednesday: R&B met Opera and my mind went BOOM.
Mozart's The Magic Flute (German) and Puccini's Madama Butterfly (Italian) are my two favorite operas of all time and contain my favorite arias. So, when it comes to my favorite operatic love song, the award goes to "Un Bel dì Vedremo" (One Fine Day We'll See) from Act 2 of Madama Butterfly, sung by… Continue reading [prompt] Love Is In Da Blog 25: My favorite love song from an opera.