Across 110th Street
It is not often that one song can span a period of twenty-five years, breathing life into the soundtrack of two important films, and also define the solo career of a great blues and soul vocalist. 391 more words
The “Best Original Song” category – usually an Oscar snoozer – has been the subject this year of more controversy than usual.
First, the Academy inexplicably snubbed all the songs from “Inside Llewyn Davis,” the Coen Brothers depiction of a folk singer in pre-Dylan Greenwich Village. 1,264 more words
“There’s always hurdles. So I just keep moving, just constantly redefining myself. That’s how you stay in the race.” – Isaac Hayes