Monday, June 20, 2011


There were several songs that stood out for me last week but the one I kept listening to the most was VaShawn Mitchell's Nobody Greater. I think it is just a beautiful song. It reminds me of the crossover gospel R'nB' songs from the 1990's such as Mary Mary and Sounds Of Blackness. 

Strike Curious Poses Chart 20-6-2011

1(-): Nobody Greater - VaShawn Mitchell
2(-): Valentine - Jessie Ware & Sampha
3(-): Never Will Be Mine - Rye Rye Featuring Robyn 
4(-): Pieces Of Me - Ledisi
5(1): He Said - CocknBullKid & Clare Maguire
6(2): Hope There's Someone - Clare Maguire
7(4): Bounce - Calvin Harris Featuring Kelis
8(3): Another Language - Lamb 
9(5): Burning Up - Britney Spears
10(16): Take Me As I Am - Rumer

11(-): Rock Me - Melanie C
12(14): Best Thing I Never Had - Beyonce 
13(7): Carny - Pleasurekraft
14(11): Aphrodite - Kylie Minogue
15(8): Changed The Way You Kiss Me - Example
16(26): Homeboy - Eric Church
17(18): Super Bass - Nicki Minaj
18(17): Put Your Hands Up (If You feel Love) - Kylie Minogue
19(7): Touch Me - CocknBullKid & Gonzales
20(29):  Let Me Go - Maverick Sabre

21(9): Pearls- Sade
22(28): Can't Stay Young (Forever) - Bressie
23(15): Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) (Almighty Club Mix) - Katy Perry
24(-): Together You and I - Dolly Parton
25(20): Hush Hush - Alexis Jordan
26(10):  Bills, Bills, Bills - CocknBullKid & Eliza Doolittle
27(13): Beat of My drum - Nicola Roberts
28(21): Loud (Static Revenger Remix) - Stan Walker
29(12): I Don't Know - Lisa Hannigan
30(-): Pharaohs - SBTRKT Featuring Roses Gabor

Here's VaSahawn Mitchell and Nobody Greater

Cause I Know About My Love

On the fab website Hard Candy CocknBullKid recently choose 5 new London based music artists who she thinks are ones to watch out for. the link to her selection is here

One of the artists that she choose was Jessie Ware. The video for her v lovely song Valentine; a collaboration with Sampha, is below.

Rock Me

Two from Melanie C. The first is her new song  Rock Me.

and the second is the perfect pop that is Northern Star.


Eric Church's Homeboy is my favourite country song of 2011. It is currently at number 62 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. There's a new video for the song.

Here it is.