Tagged: Berry Gordy

Sexy and I Know It

“Sexy and I Know It” by LMFAO

“Sexy and I Know It” features the vocalists reveling in their perceived ‘sexiness’. But at the same time it’s pretty clear, even from the title really, that there’s a comedic undertone to it all. And...

Izzo (H.O.V.A.)

“Izzo (H.O.V.A.)” by Jay-Z

For starters, the title/subtitle of “Izzo (H.O.V.A.)” is actually an alternate spelling of Jehovah, i.e. the name of God as derived from the Old Testament. It has been reported that the reason Jay-Z adopted “Hova” or...

Stoned Love

“Stoned Love” by The Supremes

It is inevitable that upon reading the name of this song (“Stoned Love”) and taking into consideration the era in which it was releases, many readers will presume that it is about drugs. In other...