December 9, 2013

What I'm Listening To - Always

Hey pretty people! I hope you had a pretty weekend :)

I did. Guess who I sawwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww! No, not Fu-leh-vuh N'Abania. But close enough! D'Banj :D. He performed at a corporate event on Friday night. Tiwa Savage performed too, but Cakes and I were late due to the maddening (or as Cakes calls it, demonic) traffic, so we caught D'Banj only. I have a short clip of his performance on Instagram. All I can say is, "His Waist!!!"

Anyways, the title of my post is incorrect. The real title is What I'm Obsessed With - Always.

Over the weekend, Cakes and I saw The Bestman Holiday. Personally, I prefer the first film and I don't see what was so awesomely great about this one. Maybe my expectations were too high? Anyways, I was pleasantly surprised to hear one of my favorite songs in the film, during a significant scene. Stevie Wonder's original version was used in The Bestman, and for this new film, the song was remade by Anthony Hamilton and Marsha Ambrosius. I LOVE LOVE LOVE this new version. So much so that I slept at 2:30am last night, replaying the song and I've listened to it 20 times this morning (it's only 10am, so do the math).

Without further ado, let's all listen to Always (or As, depending on which Youtube video you're watching).


  1. STEVIE WONDER - AS



    Mr. Stevie Wonder, you are a master genius for writing this song!
  2. ANTHONY HAMILTON & MARSHA AMBROSIUS - ALWAYS



    By the way, I think Marsha is underrated and should be much bigger than she is!!! Her voice is ah-MAH-zing!

    Oh, and if your body starts to tingle from this version, I was not there by that time o! Drink cold water or jump into the nearest freezer.


Alrighty, I gotta go find go take an ice bath...

Toodles, pretty poodles, and stir-fried noodles!
Berry :)




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9 comments:

  1. Awwwww, Berry i was at that party and D'banj is Timeless even with His old songs!
    Dont feel bad about Tiwa her performance was CRAP and yes i said it C-R-A-P!!!!!

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    1. LOL!!! Really? They didn't like her at the Nigerian Independence Party in PH last year. Guys behind me were booing and asking her to leave the stage. Ouch! I like her :(

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  2. I watched the movie too over the weekend. I think it was like I was on an emotional rollercoaster. I loveeeeeeeee the song. Its currently on replay on my playlist. *winks*

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    1. LOL! Did you cry? You can tell me :)

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    2. I did ooo. :( y did the sweetest person have to die.

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  3. I think I'm the only one who has not seen the best man holiday :(... I love Tiwa too never seen her perform tho :D

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  4. i was weeping and wailing with my handkerchief soaked sef,while watching d best man holiday..( i knw..i shamed for mysef too)
    i lurvvvvveee d song btw..

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    1. LOOOOOOOL!

      I got Cakes to download it. I think I've listened to it 300 times by now.

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