Chuck Berry entered the music scene at a time when singles were the predominant manner of disseminating music. That's probably why the St. Louis native is known more for individual songs than, say, a seminal album.
But while songs such "Maybellene" and "Johnny B. Goode" get the lion's share of atte ... More >>
Akon hasn't been perfect throughout his career, but it's hard to accuse him of being selfish. The St. Louis native developed a propensity to share the spotlight with other artists, even if it means his presence isn't always noticed. That cooperative mentality allowed Akon's behind-the-scenes career ... More >>
What can be said about Chuck Berry's "My Ding-a-Ling" that hasn't already been said? It's a naughty crowd-pleaser that contains more double entendres than there are silver bells on a Christmas tree.
But the song holds some intriguing designations, besides that fact that it was utilized brilliantly ... More >>
Georgia singer Corey Smith is playing the Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard, 314-726-6161) this evening, and we'd like to send you. Smith's 2011 album The Broken Record landed him on the Billboard charts for the first time. Florida-Georgia Line opens the show. Tickets are $15 if you don't win them her ... More >>
The above photo was taken in the St. Louis Mills Mall Slackers. Both Chris Brown CDs the store has in stock have the speech bubble shrink wrapped inside the packaging. This one is also taped to the jewel case itself.
Apparently there used to be a third, but a less-than-amused Chris Brown f ... More >>