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Singer swerves a Funky, Swanky Redo of the Bee Gees “Emotion” – Listen Now

By Benjamin

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“Emotion” stuffed with hooks and positive vibes….

Renowned recording artist Lourdes Baron is definitely starting 2017 off right with her hit track titled “Emotion” featuring Haguy Mizrahi. In this new single Lourdes shows off her versatility, demonstrating how she is not, WILL NOT, can not be defined by individual lanes or labels. This endearing anthem will take the listener on a familiar journey through the mind, the cosmos and back again. When she purrs “wherever you go I’ll cry me a river that leads to your ocean..” I, and many others were instantly captivated if you/they had not already been mesmerized by that moment in time. It adds up to a pop, rockish master class, rifling through the seventies and eighties sounds and stacking hooks on hooks on hooks. But regardless of the genre the default mode is triumph.

Lourdes D. Baron ~ Emotion

Lourdes reinvents herself accordingly and Haguy Mizrahi is kicking the rocks too. Rather than slamming into action. A team effort detonating oneness like an infinity symbol. They must be strategizing for the long road of success ahead. I’m a new fan of the singer and will be patiently waiting to hear what 2017 will in fact bring. What will she coo next to win my heart?

You can stay connected to Lourdes on Twitter @LourdesDBaron.

RELATED: Singles from the “Back To Romance” Album – Lourdes Duque Baron

Available on Amazon vinyl and other digital platforms.

Produced by Grammy nominee, Haguy Mizrahi of Gemini Musiq ~ Label: Timeless Entertainment, Inc.

Music Review ♫ Singer Lourdes Baron Revitalizes Al Greens’ ‘Let’s Stay Together’

By Carla B.

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Lourdes Duque Baron Mixes Assertiveness With Vulnerability On Her New Record

Lourdes D. Baron ~ "Lets Stay Together" - Label: Timeless Entertainment, Inc

 EOTM ♪♪♬ Critic Score: 91 (out of 100)

Lourdes D. Baron knows there are two ways people think about her.  For some, she epitomizes all that has gone right…. in the world of a pop star, and for others there is a savory light in the eye of an entrepreneur, humanitarian, author, wife, mother. A woman partaking in her own ideas with the hopes of changing the world! These differing Lourdes Barons’ are all actually one in the same, and if you pay close attention you would notice they tend to show up in the same place at the same time. It’s that double whammy, a unique sometimes uncanny ubiquity many wish they could embody. Lourdes does this effortlessly.


Baron’s music career spans four albums to date, the most recent “Let’s Stay Together,” which made its debut, in the fall of 2016. On his new album, the singer-songwriter turns Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together,” into a formative funktastic 21st century soul session.

“I recorded vocals with my eyes closed. I wanted to envision Al Green NEXT to me … Coaching me,” Baron shared in a recent interview.

Sounding like nothing else out there, distinct even from Al Green, Barons take on Let’s Stay Together  is matchless, sexy without being over bearing and next level out while being street corner down. A superb swansong.

Lourdes delivers obstinately, with wit and indubious charm while belting words we remember, “Why people break up, to turn around and make up, I just can’t see, you NEVER do that to me — You better NOT do — staying around you is all I can see – All these eyes will ever see….” As she withdraws purring with ‘Lets Stay Together,’ – Okay…??

A heart achingly true ole school type hard core love song from way back. The artiste continues unabated, recalling a season of good and bad …in such a way….dare I say, Al Green and crooners of his countenance, could not possibly duplicate….unless – well, they happen to live a well balanced life. It’s in the tone, not necessarily the words which almost always have dual meaning. A well constructed arrangement of harmonious vibrations, confabulating it’s own type of amour. The acclaimed singer truly dug deep into her emotions and talents for this one, doing so with boldness and grace (with eyes closed, as she says) helping accent a reoccurring message of perseverance, love and forgiveness.

Barons voice is like a candle of hope  in a world that could use a little more light. The Diva and her musical team have an astounding knack for melody and retro-influenced instrumentation all under 4 minutes. “Let’s Stay Together” brings the jangle and hook to the forefront.

No filler – all killer here. NO excuses – get it now!

Available on Amazon vinyl and other digital platforms. Produced by Grammy nominee, Haguy Mizrahi of Gemini Musiq ~ Label: Timeless Entertainment, Inc.

RELATED: Singles from the “Back To Romance” Album – Lourdes Duque Baron




The amount of great music I missed last year is staggering, and its been sensory overload with lists from my fellow bloggers. A big thank you goes out to my fellow active music critics in the conscious music community for keeping me up to date with all the good stuff. Notably, the albums, singles that appear on our sites are the gems you should hear first. Enjoy & Share!

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Unity Consciousness ~ Healing Humanity

By Carla B.

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“In an ancient scriptural text in Shaivism, there is an aphorism which states, “Consciousness herself, having descended from the expanded state, becomes the mind, contracted by the objects of perception.” This statement is the basic teaching that we are all interconnected beings, but feel separate due to illusion caused by our attachment to the sense of “me and mine.” We have forgotten our true heritage of Unity Consciousness and are lost in defending our separateness and are impoverished in a feeling of disempowerment.” — Author, Unknown

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The time we are currently experiencing is a time of vigilance for awakening Humanity and the millions of Lightworkers who have worked so tenaciously to co create this Cosmic moment we are now in the midst of, but this is not a vigilance based in fear. It is a vigilance based in the inner peace and the elation of knowing we are one with the true Divine Source Creator God.

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In the video below Teal Swan explains how becoming aware of “the all”  awakening our ” higher consciousness” catapults us to an entirely different dimension — where everything may exist in a more perfect state. She titles this episode: Conscious Creation (The Wave of The Future). It definitely helps put things in perspective for wanderers. I pray you find truth in her words as I have.

 

Learn more about Teal Swan here >>> www.askteal.com

The light of Christ directs us, the power of Christ protects us, the presence of Christ upholds us

 

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Our Thoughts Become Things – Quantum Physics

By Carla B.

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“Your thoughts have a powerful influence; they affect what happens to you. To know this is to know something great”

 

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  •  Consciously Creating Circumstances

We must keep in mind that every thought is Energy, a causal force that must immutably manifest a corresponding effect in accordance with the Principle of Causation of which The Law of Attraction is an aspect.

So every positive thought will attract a positive effect in the same direction and quality of the thought. Likewise every negative thought will manifest a negative causal effect in the same direction and quality of the thought. In addition, should that thought be a negative thought directed at another person, there will always be a karmic price to pay. There are no exceptions to these immutable principles.

Of course, transient, fleeting thoughts will only give rise to effects of comparative strength, while persistent thought, especially over a long period of time and charged with emotions will give rise to a much stronger and resilient effect, often manifesting into physical experiential reality.

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For these reasons we must always be mindful of our thoughts at all times. There are no excuses or reprieves for a “careless thought”, especially if directed at others.

Being Mindful of our thoughts involves developing absolute control over our thoughts, feelings and emotions, thereby consciously and mindfully steering the direction in which we wish our experience to go.

By knowing what we need, wish for and desire, and only allowing thoughts of the same nature into our consciousness, we can confidently chart our path though life without fear of “unexpected events“. To a person who has gained absolute control over their own Mind Power there are no surprises but rather a steady flow of expected, wished for and welcome effects that can be enjoyed.


All negative thoughts, particularly those that are not consistent with your needs wishes and desires must be instantly rejected, for example saying or thinking “cancel! cancel! cancel!” until they have dissipated, and can no longer exert an effect.

So in summary:

1. Know your wishes, needs and desires

2. Only allow thoughts that are consistent with these

3. Instantly “cancel!, cancel!, cancel!” all negative, contrary thoughts, immediately.

I will conclude with this very appropriate little verse:

I hold it true that thoughts are things; They’re endowed with bodies and breath and wings; And that we send them forth to fill The world with good results, or ill. That which we call our secret thought Speeds forth to earth’s remotest spot, Leaving its blessings or its woes Like tracks behind it as it goes. We build our future thought by thought, For good or ill, yet know it not. Yet, so the universe was wrought. Thought is another name for fate; Choose, then, thy destiny and wait, For love brings love and hate brings hate.

– Henry Van Dyke

Read more via:  http://ourultimatereality.com/thoughts-are-things.html

SEE ALSO: http://www.learnmindpower.com/using_mindpower/basics/

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Welcomes a Bouncy Baby Boy!

By Franz Breaze

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Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake welcomed a bouncy baby boy today! The adorable couples reps confirmed baby Silas Randall Timberlake had in fact arrived, today — noting:

“Mom and baby are doing well and dad is ecstatic.”

Timberlake’s mother, Lynn also shared the news on Facebook posting:

“My amazing son and his beautiful wife have given us the most precious gift in the world! Silas Randall Timberlake! Named after my father and my son! Life is beautiful and we couldn’t be happier! God bless you all and thanks for all the congrats!”

 

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel - Image credit: Getty

This is the first child for the 33-year-old actress and her husband. Biel and Timberlake married in October 2012.

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Congratulations to Biel and Timberlake on the arrival of Silas Randall!

Helen Mirren in Woman in Gold – Superb!

By Dorothy Frazier

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 In a timid, clumsy bio-pic with a Holocaust shadow, Dame Helen gives another regal performance

Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds — Image credit: Robert Viglasky—The Weinstein Co


So powerful is Mirren’s screen impact that all other actors and factors shrivel in her shadow. That’s the case with Woman in Gold, a fact-based drama that would have been released late last year if anyone at The Weinstein Company thought it had a decent shot at Oscar nominations. Directed by Simon Curtis (My Week With Marilyn) and written by Alexi Kaye Campbell, the movie would strand Mirren in its familiar mediocrity if she weren’t determined to invest her strengths in its flinty, haunted heroine.

In the late 1990s, Maria Altmann (Mirren) runs a dress shop in Los Angeles. Sixty years earlier she fled her native Austria to escape Hitler’s persecution of the Jews. Now in her 80s, and upon the death of her sister, she hopes to wrest some of her family’s treasured paintings — including Gustav Klimt’s 1907 “Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer,” also known as “Woman in Gold” — from an Austrian government that holds the works and won’t relinquish them. The Austrians revere the painting as “the Mona Lisa of Austria,” but to Maria it is a picture of the beautiful aunt she loved and lost. She retains a young lawyer, Randol Schoenberg (Ryan Reynolds), in the seemingly chimerical pursuit of recovering her family trove. If they succeed, any number of other masterpieces might legally be returned to the heirs of their rightful owners.

A reviewer of Woman in Gold, or of any ripped-from-yesteryear’s-headlines bio-pic, has to decide how much to reveal about a historical event whose particulars — plot, background, characters and resolution — can be found in 10 seconds on Wikipedia. But the film is so clumsy in its attempts at suspense, in forcing Maria and Randy to make so many despairing speeches at their long odds, that the triumphant outcome is never in doubt. (If it were, why make the movie?) A picture like this has to find life not in its big scheme but in the tension between its characters and their times, past and present.

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Death Row Exec Suge Knight exits Courthouse in an ambulance after Bail hearing

By Tanya Blake

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Suge Knight Collapses in Court After Bail Set at $25 Million

Suge Knight Collapses in Court After Bail Set at $25 Million -- Image credit: Getty

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former rap music mogul Marion “Suge” Knight collapsed in a courtroom Friday shortly after a judge ordered him held on $25 million bail in a murder case.

Bailiffs cleared the courtroom, paramedics arrived with a stretcher a few minutes later and an ambulance was seen leaving the courthouse.

Defense attorney Matthew Fletcher said Knight was unconscious when the lawyer left the courtroom and an update on his condition was not immediately available.

Suge Knight - Image credit: Getty.AP

Fletcher said his client, who is diabetic and has a blood clot, previously told him that he hadn’t received any medication since Thursday.

Knight hit his head on a chair when he fell after the bail hearing, Fletcher said.

The 6-foot-4-inch tall Knight collapsed while deputies were bringing him back into the courtroom after Fletcher asked a judge to order that Knight be given his medication.

The attorney said Knight was being kept in solitary confinement in jail without proper access to medication.

“He’s being treated worse than Charles Manson,” Fletcher said.

The collapse marked the fourth time that Knight has been taken by ambulance from a courthouse since he was charged with killing Terry Carter, 55, in early February.

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ronald S. Coen set bail on Friday at $25 million for Knight, who is accused of running down and killing Carter with his truck.

Coen made his decision after Deputy District Attorney Cynthia Barnes noted that Knight was on bail in a robbery case when he struck Carter and another man in a parking lot in Compton.

“He escalated his behavior and committed murder,” Barnes told the judge.

Fletcher argued that Knight’s bail should be set at $2 million, but Coen said the higher amount was warranted.

The attorney said before the hearing that his client likely could not post bail if it was set at $25 million.

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Knight, the 49-year-old co-founder of Death Row Records, has pleaded not guilty to murder, attempted murder and hit-and-run charges.

Barnes filed a motion Thursday accusing Knight of being part of a scheme that has extorted more than $10 million from up-and-coming and established rappers in recent years.

Fletcher countered that prosecutors should file charges involving those extortion claims if they have enough evidence.

Fletcher also said phone records and other evidence in the murder case would show that Knight was lured to the location where the men were hit by the truck. Knight was attacked when he arrived and hit the two men while trying to flee the scene, the lawyer said.

Fletcher said Cle “Bone” Sloan acknowledged to sheriff’s investigators that he attacked Knight. The attorney argued his client wasn’t required to remain at the scene and endure the attack, and that Sloan should be charged.

“If his name wasn’t ‘Suge’ Knight, they wouldn’t have filed this case,” Fletcher said.

Knight was a key player in the gangster rap scene that flourished in the 1990s, his label once listing Dr. Dre, Tupac Shakur and Snoop Dogg among its artists. Knight lost control of the company after it was forced into bankruptcy.


Pic of the Day: Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett shows off Baby Alijah

By Mainey Tester

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Look who has made our Celebrity Pic of the Day!

Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett proudly showed off her 9 month old daughter, Alijah Mary Baskett on Twitter, tweeting:

Credit: Instagram

“Alijah started crawling yesterday. I’m already in need of a massage. #andshesoff #nostopping lol.”

Sounds like her little one is really on the move!
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Alijah is Kendra’s second child with husband Hank Baskett.

Way to go Alijah!Woot woot!

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