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Nightly Candy with Nana-Adwoa: 2010 in Review

January 2, 2011

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SWEETIES 2011 has started off with a bang thanks to the momentum and hard work established last year. Nightly Candy with Nana-Adwoa is soaring to new heights, and we have you all to thank. The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of […]

♪Tuesday Tunes♪- Hip-hop in Retrospect

June 8, 2010

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Ten Beloved hip-hop tracks from (1990-2001) SWEETIES I distinctly remember as if it were yesterday; coming home from school in sweet anticipation to watch Rap City on BET (back when BET wasn’t owned by Viacom……..sigh those were the days). There is no way to rank these tracks . Each and everyone of them is a […]

♪ Music Monday ♪ : Nightly Candy’s Ten Track Playlist

March 18, 2010

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SWEETIES It’s Music Monday! Every Monday on Twitter  before the midnight hour I unleash 10 random tunes from my Ipod. Here are the top ten from Monday’s 3/15/ #nowplaying Be Somebody by Kings Of Leon on playlist.com! Click here to listen http://shar.es/mo94K via @sharethis Changes by David Bowie on playlist.com! Click here to listen http://shar.es/mo9YC […]

Betty White is the BOMB!

February 12, 2010

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Hiya Sweeties I ♥ the Golden Girls! I have been and will be a fan for life of those women. Now that Sophia and Dorothy have left us we must treasure the two remaining Golden Girls with all of our hearts! Betty White = The Cat’s Meow I love the fact that Rue McClanahan and Betty White […]

Nightly Candy Spotlights HOT New Music: Gee Dubs

August 13, 2009

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S W E E T I E S In addition to loving my television, film , and salacious celebrity scoop I ♥ REAL HIP-HOP!!!! The Real Deal Holyfield. The authentic material that is only birthed in the underbelly of urban culture. Commercialized rap spewed from the pawns of major record labels is not my cup […]

Hip-Hop Mourns a Pioneer: Rest in Peace Baatin

August 4, 2009

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S W E E T I E S The Hip-Hop world is mourning the loss of Rapper and Slum Village co founder Baatin (Titus Glover). He died on August 1st at his Detroit home at the age of 35. His cause of death is still unknown at this time. Slum Village is one of my […]