Posts Tagged ‘Empire State of Mind’

Who SHOULD Win 2010 VMAs

At 9pm tonight, MTV will hand out their infamous Moonmen at the Video Music Awards from Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre. Ignoring for a minute that the VMAs has dubiously devolved into a popularity contest for the Twitter and US Weekly age, these are BNW’s (slightly idealistic) picks for who should clear mantle space for the […]

Video : Jay-Z Medley on SNL

Jay-Z took the SNL stage on Saturday night to perform Public Service Announcement, On To The Next One, 99 Problems, a snippet of a Beyoncé-less ‘03 Bonnie & Clyde and the ever-pervasive Empire State of Mind, with a session singer standing in for Alicia Keys, on the quintessentially New York show:

Lines, Vines, and Trying Times : The Music of 2009

The biggest story in music this year was the death of Michael Joseph Jackson, the Once and Future King of Pop. Moreso than the death of an individual, the King of Pop’s death signified the end of the explosive, border crossing, iconic, truly global megastar. Six months into a year that saw Pop music deep […]

Video : Stephen Colbert Performs With Alicia Keys

Possibly the best part of having Television again was watching Stephen Colbert’s tribute to the bridge and tunnel crowd when Alicia Keys performed Empire State of Mind (Part II) Broken Down: Interview: The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Alicia Keys www.colbertnation.com Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor U.S. Speedskating Performance: The Colbert […]

Video : Jay-Z & Alicia Keys ‘Empire State of Mind,’ Shakira Mebarak ‘Did It Again’

Did It Again: She Wolf will finally see a U.S. release on November 23, 2009: Empire State of Mind: The Jay-Z / Alicia Keys powerhouse single finally gets the music video treatment: