I had the pleasure of being invited to a private listening party for J. Cole's new album 2014 Forest Hills Drive. After a two hour delay he entered the room and shook everyone's hand inquiring how we (a select group of 12 media, music, and press professionals) were doing. I don't know why, but I was already impressed by how personable he was. Before he started playing the first song of his new album, he gave us a brief ... view the post
What to get him/her for Christmas???
It’s that time of the year again. It’s Christmas time and I’m sure many of you don’t know what to get him/her for Christmas. That’s why I have created a top 5 gift list. The value of the gift should be proportionate to the seriousness of the relationship. Please don’t go all out for someone you just started dating. 1. Watch You can never go wrong with an elegant watch for him and her. Men love Diesel and Michael ... view the post
38th Dallas Margarita Ball
(Live Band inside the Ballroom) The 38th Annual Dallas Margarita Ball took place November 22nd 2014 at the Sheraton Hotel downtown. Even after being stuck for almost 30 minutes on exit 284c (2 miles away from my final destination) and being hit by an impatient truck driver, I still had a great time at my first Dallas Margarita Ball. The live bands were great and had everyone dancing on and off the dance floor. I was ... view the post
Failure is Part of Your Success
Sounds crazy right? But essentially it looks like if you haven't failed you won't ever succeed. I have been reading biographies of the most successful people of our time. I am talking about Oprah Winfrey, Steve Jobs (R.I.P.), J.K. Rowling, Jerry Jones, Vera Wang, and Bill Gates. One thing they all had in common was FAILURE!!! Oprah was fired from a TV station because they saw her un-fit as an anchor, Steve Jobs was ... view the post