Three Valuable Skills to Master Right Now

What skills do you want to learn right now? Is cooking included in your list? How about photography? Well, if you’d ask me, I’d love to learn self-defense, master another musical instrument (piano!), and speak another language (probably Chinese?). Here’s why. Learning self-defense Stories about murder, rape, kidnapping, burglary, and other evil acts have been…

Why Some Songs Keep Playing in Your Head

Have you ever felt frustrated being stuck in a song that seems to play on an endless loop inside your head? While the “Last Song Syndrome (LSS)” lasts for hours in many people, some suffer for several days. Luckily, after extensive researches and studies, experts found out why songs are stuck and how to get them…

Music as an Inspiration: Going Out to the Real World

“Where words fail, music speaks.” ~ Hans Christian Andersen Music has always been a huge part of my life, even from an early age. Every morning, the songs coming from our radio is the first thing I hear. I grew up in a music-loving family so I appreciate and enjoy listening to various music genres….

Signs That You Can’t Live Without Music

 “Music is what feelings sound like.” ~ Anonymous If you’re anything like me, the first thing you’ll secure in your bag is your music player and headphone. I’m a certified music lover and it’s the reason the quote above is my favorite. Music perfectly conveys how my choice of songs speaks for me when words…

Five Songs to Listen When You’re Fed Up with Love and Adulthood

Exhausted with the challenges of love and adulthood? If you’re tired of nagging, money problems, unrequited love, cheaters, or an awful day, this playlist might relate or help you see things positively. 1.  “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” – Cyndi Lauper It’s the perfect track when you’re bored in your work routine or annoyed…

Throwback Tuesday: Top 10 OPM Songs of the ‘90s

Can you still recall all the OPM songs that gave you the jolts from 1990-1999? Even if we sought to mention as many of our much-loved hits as we could, we had to do the scary task of narrowing down hundreds of great OPM songs from the ‘90s to the best ten. Scroll down to…

Music Throwback: The Most Popular Dance Hits of the ‘90s

Hosting a ‘90s themed party or just want to reminisce the days when smartphones are not yet a necessity? Here’s the list of the most popular dance hits that should be playing in your stereo sets: 1. “Vogue” – Madonna (1990) – topped the charts in over 30 countries and became the world’s best-selling single…

Top 10 All-Time Favorite Christmas Songs of Most Pinoys

Christmas is just around the corner! Spread the good vibes this Yuletide season with colorful lights, pretty decors, and these 10 Pinoy all-time favorite Christmas carols. “Ang Pasko ay Sumapit” – this Tagalog version (originally Cebuano) is released in the 1950s by Levi Celerio. It has been a traditional Christmas song because the tune and…

Top 10 Worship Songs to Add to Your Playlist This Lent

One great way to worship God and celebrate this lent season is through music. Whenever you’re down and needs guidance, feel His presence by listening to these songs. The songs on this list are my favorites and as a music lover, I am hoping that you’ll love them too! Who Am I – Casting Crowns…

Korean Pop Music Invasion: How K-Pop Is Becoming a Worldwide Hit

Does “K-Pop” ring a bell? For those who are not familiar with this term, K-Pop or Korean Popular Music is a mixture of trendy Western music and high-energy Japanese Popular Music (J-Pop). It preys on listeners’ heads with repeated hooks, sometimes in English. It embraces genre fusion with both singing and rap, and highlights acts…

Year End Recap: Most Popular Songs That Ruled the Charts of 2014

The year of the horse is coming to an end and as a certified music lover, I’ve tried my best to compile the most popular songs of 2014. After reviewing the music charts and choosing from more than a hundred songs, here’s the list of songs that stand out among others (in no particular order):…

Five Things You Need to Know about Michael Jackson’s “Thriller”

Over three decades ago, the King of Pop Michael Jackson released the best-selling album of all time – Thriller. The album that includes hits such as “Beat It,” “Billie Jean,” “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’” as well as carrier single changed the way we view music videos and influenced a generation of artists. And to celebrate…