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by bootsy
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 3088

Re: Old rap compilation?

Seriously, how this song is not in the top 100 of this website ? Sugarhill Gang – 8th Wonder https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qB7O6c5Uycw It's become an all time favourite for me. It's one of the greats for sure. I love that you are into to hip hop like this. It's the reverse of me. Before I came to...
by bootsy
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Bill Withers
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: RIP Bill Withers

RIP, I am a big fan and he will be missed.
by bootsy
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 19
Views: 2228

Re: Coronavirus

You know, if Trump had taken the dangers of this virus seriously, then it's spread may have been minimized in the United States. But no, he called it a hoax. It's no wonder why with America leading the world in confirmed cases, many ignoramuses still choose not to take COVID-19 seriously. Do these ...
by bootsy
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Coldplay's A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002)
Replies: 16
Views: 6226

Re: Rank the Tracks: Coldplay's A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002)

05 | Clocks
06 | Daylight
01 | Politik
09 | A Whisper
02 | In My Place
04 | The Scientist
10 | A Rush of Blood to the Head
07 | Green Eyes
03 | God Put a Smile upon Your Face
11 | Amsterdam
08 | Warning Sign
by bootsy
Fri Feb 28, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 3088

Re: Old rap compilation?

I'm feasting on all your titles. If I'm not a fan of everything, there are a lot of very good things. It's a pleasure to discover a whole area of musical culture at my age. :music-listening: Awesome! You have to list some of your favorites at some point. Would love to see what those are. I have cle...
by bootsy
Thu Feb 27, 2020 3:39 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Arctic Monkeys' Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (2006)
Replies: 15
Views: 10900

Re: Rank the Tracks: Arctic Monkeys' Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (2006)

02 | I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor 03 | Fake Tales of San Francisco 01 | The View from the Afternoon 10 | Perhaps Vampires Is a Bit Strong But... 12 | From the Ritz to the Rubble 06 | Still Take You Home 09 | Mardy Bum 11 | When the Sun Goes Down 08 | Red Light Indicates Doors Are Secured 04...
by bootsy
Thu Feb 27, 2020 3:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 3088

Re: Old rap compilation?

Romain wrote:
Wed Feb 26, 2020 8:26 pm
I'm feasting on all your titles. If I'm not a fan of everything, there are a lot of very good things. It's a pleasure to discover a whole area of musical culture at my age. :music-listening:
Awesome! You have to list some of your favorites at some point. Would love to see what those are.
by bootsy
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 3088

Re: Old rap compilation?

Old posts by bootsy Thanks for referencing this LIP. Anyone that wants a list of some old school hip-hop, I'm always happy to help out. I just listen 1980 and 1981 and I clearly can say that I like this a lot. Thanks to both of you. The funcky bass are always a thing that I like. I'm not even know ...
by bootsy
Mon Feb 24, 2020 3:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 3088

Re: Old rap compilation?

Old posts by bootsy 70's Hip Hop Songs: Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five – Superappin’ Kurtis Blow – Christmas Rap Sequence – Funk You Up Funky 4 + 1 – Rapping and Rocking the House Ron Hunt – Spiderap Fatback Band – King Tim III (Personality Jock) Sugarhill Gang – Rapper’s Delight Lady B – To ...
by bootsy
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Rating changes (Allmusic, Scaruffi, etc.) - Update 2017
Replies: 142
Views: 130278

Re: Rating changes (Allmusic, Scaruffi, etc.) - Update 2017

Matski wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 12:02 pm
Love Me Back isn't listed on AM. Reality Show is the only Jazmine Sullivan album even close to charting so far. Too bad that AllMusic didn't choose upgrade that latter release instead.
Agreed.
by bootsy
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 8065

Re: Greatest Athletes

When you are discussing greatest athletes, popularity is way down on the list of determining who is a greater athlete. Popularity just means .. you're popular. OK great that has nothing to do with an athletic skill. All I'm saying is that popularity tends to draw skilled athletes into the sport. Th...
by bootsy
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 8065

Re: Greatest Athletes

How do you balance across sports, I curious? Level of popularity? Level of celebrity? How do we know the greatest athlete of all time isn't some badminton player nobody has heard of? I wouldn't recognize any Cricket players' names, but it is the second most popular sport in the world so if populari...
by bootsy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 8065

Re: Greatest Athletes

As long as you're open about the list being from the United States perspective of sports. :) I get so tired of this too. USA athletes are athletes from a world athlete perspective. US athletes are recognized around the world, not just in the US. So are we going to start defining athletes by nation ...
by bootsy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 8065

Re: Greatest Athletes

As long as you're open about the list being from the United States perspective of sports. :) I get so tired of this too. USA athletes are athletes from a world athlete perspective. US athletes are recognized around the world, not just in the US. So are we going to start defining athletes by nation ...
by bootsy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 8065

Re: Greatest Athletes

How do you balance across sports, I curious? Level of popularity? Level of celebrity? How do we know the greatest athlete of all time isn't some badminton player nobody has heard of? I wouldn't recognize any Cricket players' names, but it is the second most popular sport in the world so if populari...
by bootsy
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Athlete Lists
Replies: 31
Views: 8119

Re: Athlete Lists

Top 100 Greatest Olympic Athletes (NBC Sports)

Needs to be transcribed:
https://sportsworld.nbcsports.com/the-t ... -athletes/
by bootsy
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Athlete Lists
Replies: 31
Views: 8119

Re: Athlete Lists

NFL Network's 100 greatest players 100-Joe Namath - QB 99 - Michael Strahan - DE 98 - Lee Roy Selmon - DE 97 - Derrick Brooks - LB 96 - Mel Hein - C 95 - Larry Allen - OL 94 - Lenny Moore - RB 93 - Sam Huff - LB 92 - Michael Irvin - WR 91 - Fran Tarkenton - QB 90 - Kurt Warner - QB 89 - Ernie Nevers...
by bootsy
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Athlete Lists
Replies: 31
Views: 8119

Re: Athlete Lists

Slam Magazine's Greatest NBA Players of All Time (1-100) Michael Jordan Lebron James Bill Russell Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Magic Johnson Tim Duncan Kobe Bryant Larry Bird Wilt Chamberlain Shaquille O’Neal Jerry West Hakeem Olajuwon Moses Malone Oscar Robertson Kevin Durant Karl Malone Stephen Curry Juliu...
by bootsy
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Athlete Lists
Replies: 31
Views: 8119

Re: Athlete Lists

ESPN SportsCentury: Top 100 Athletes of the 20th Century 1. Michael Jordan 2. Babe Ruth 3. Muhammad Ali 4. Jim Brown 5. Wayne Gretzky 6. Jesse Owens 7. Jim Thorpe 8. Willie Mays 9. Jack Nicklaus 10. Babe Didrikson 11. Joe Louis 12. Carl Lewis 13. Wilt Chamberlain 14. Hank Aaron 15. Jackie Robinson 1...
by bootsy
Mon Jan 20, 2020 1:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 8065

Re: Greatest Athletes

Hello! I have decided that I am going to aggregate lists of the greatest athletes in the world, across any sport, and I would hope to create a website about this in the future. Please leave advice/lists in this thread, that would be amazing, thank you! Is this living athletes only? Also I agree wit...
by bootsy
Wed Jan 15, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 78
Views: 28721

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

This is probably the first time I've been a fan of every one of the inductees. Congrats to all.
by bootsy
Mon Jan 13, 2020 12:54 am
Forum: Rank the tracks, the sequel
Topic: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Week 1: Daft Punk-Discovery
Replies: 9
Views: 3948

Re: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Week 1: Daft Punk-Discovery

01. One More Time
04. Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger
13. Face to Face
09. Something About Us
10. Voyager
02. Aerodynamic
03. Digital Love
14. Too Long
11. Veridis Quo
12. Short Circuit
05. Crescendolls
08. High Life
07. Superheroes
06. Nightvision
by bootsy
Thu Jan 09, 2020 3:16 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - HipHopDX (US)
Replies: 12
Views: 5310

Re: EOY 2019 - HipHopDX (US)

R&B Songs https://hiphopdx.com/editorials/id.4391/title.the-best-rb-songs-of-2019 10. RODDY RICCH F. MUSTARD — “BALLIN'” 9. FRANK OCEAN — “IN MY ROOM” 8. MAHALIA F. ELLA MAI — “WHAT YOU DID” 7. EMOTIONAL ORANGES — “PERSONAL” 6. THE WEEKND — “HEARTLESS” 5. SIR F. KENDRICK LAMAR — “HAIR DOWN” 4. ARI ...
by bootsy
Thu Jan 09, 2020 3:15 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - HipHopDX (US)
Replies: 12
Views: 5310

Re: EOY 2019 - HipHopDX (US)

I don't know if it counts. R&B Albums https://hiphopdx.com/editorials/id.4390/title.the-best-rb-albums-of-2019 10. SOLANGE — WHEN I GET HOME 9. NICOLE BUS — KAIROS 8. SNOH AALEGRA — UGH, THOSE FEELS AGAIN 7. H.E.R. — I USED TO KNOW H.E.R. 6. TINASHE — SONGS FOR YOU 5. SIR — CHASING SUMMER 4. CHRIS ...
by bootsy
Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:57 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - HipHopDX (US)
Replies: 12
Views: 5310

Re: EOY 2019 - HipHopDX (US)

We haven't included the R&B lists in the pasts , presumably because Hip Hop is obviously the site's "main" genre, so I'll hold off on them for now unless there's a good argument in their favor. Why not? That doesn't make much sense to exclude a genre. Also if you are counting their hip-hop lists th...
by bootsy
Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:40 am
Forum: Rank the tracks, the sequel
Topic: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Nomination Thread
Replies: 30
Views: 9503

Re: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Nomination Thread

Hello! We’re getting close to Friday and I’ve come to a realization-someone who posts many many albums has a very good chance of theirs being selected over someone else’s. Therefore, my methodology will be to randomly select a forum user from those who have submitted nominations, and from there ran...
by bootsy
Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:35 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - HipHopDX (US)
Replies: 12
Views: 5310

Re: EOY 2019 - HipHopDX (US)

We haven't included the R&B lists in the pasts , presumably because Hip Hop is obviously the site's "main" genre, so I'll hold off on them for now unless there's a good argument in their favor. Why not? That doesn't make much sense to exclude a genre. Also if you are counting their hip-hop lists th...
by bootsy
Sun Jan 05, 2020 6:23 am
Forum: Rank the tracks, the sequel
Topic: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Nomination Thread
Replies: 30
Views: 9503

Re: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Nomination Thread

A few more:

Janelle Monae - The ArchAndroid
Outkast - Aquemini
Bon Iver - Bon Iver
Sade - Diamond Life
J Dilla - Donuts
Nas - Illmatic
Parliament - Mothership Connection
Moby - Play
Grimes - Visions
by bootsy
Fri Jan 03, 2020 4:01 am
Forum: Rank the tracks, the sequel
Topic: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Nomination Thread
Replies: 30
Views: 9503

Re: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Nomination Thread

Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill
by bootsy
Tue Dec 31, 2019 4:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)
Replies: 158
Views: 175470

Re: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)

I wonder how many I have left. I know Little Richard and Elvis are two albums I haven't ranked for sure. I don't like Elvis and just never been a fan of Little Richard but if I only have a few left I'll rank them to complete it. Hi bootsy, the albums you haven't ranked were: 1. Elvis Presley 2. Aut...
by bootsy
Sun Dec 29, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)
Replies: 158
Views: 175470

Re: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)

I wonder how many I have left. I know Little Richard and Elvis are two albums I haven't ranked for sure. I don't like Elvis and just never been a fan of Little Richard but if I only have a few left I'll rank them to complete it.
by bootsy
Fri Dec 27, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 12744

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019

Little Brother - May The Lord Watch
by bootsy
Tue Dec 24, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Complex (CA): The 15 Best Canadian Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 3
Views: 2213

Re: Complex (CA): The 15 Best Canadian Albums of the 2010s

andyd1010 wrote:
Tue Dec 24, 2019 3:57 am
bootsy wrote:
Tue Dec 24, 2019 3:07 am
Wrong Drake album as number one too.
And no Arcade Fire
Yep
by bootsy
Tue Dec 24, 2019 3:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks, Round 2
Replies: 6
Views: 2766

Re: Rank the Tracks, Round 2

If you started a poll back up again you might get people to suggest new albums. Don't give up so easily. Just a thought...
by bootsy
Tue Dec 24, 2019 3:07 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Complex (CA): The 15 Best Canadian Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 3
Views: 2213

Re: Complex (CA): The 15 Best Canadian Albums of the 2010s

Wrong Drake album as number one too.
by bootsy
Mon Dec 23, 2019 3:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks, Round 2
Replies: 6
Views: 2766

Re: Rank the Tracks, Round 2

Nothing ever happened? Hmm, bootsy, I don't want to start a controversy but simply this isn't true. When letmeintomyzone created the thread you linked I made an Excel counting the votes for the different albums and only two albums got more than two votes. I included those two albums on the tourname...
by bootsy
Fri Dec 20, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks, Round 2
Replies: 6
Views: 2766

Re: Rank the Tracks, Round 2

Some new albums to rank would be nice. We had a thread for that but nothing ever happened.

viewtopic.php?f=20&t=4960
by bootsy
Wed Nov 20, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: TIME Magazine (US) : The 10 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 6
Views: 3510

Re: TIME Magazine (US) : The 10 Best Songs of the 2010s

Terrible and lazy is what that list is.
by bootsy
Wed Nov 20, 2019 3:29 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: EOD TV Lists
Replies: 19
Views: 14587

Re: EOD TV Lists

Already posted.
by bootsy
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 248803

Re: Albums of 2019

Jirin wrote:
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:51 pm
The new Kiwanuka album is really good, instant top ten.
Yeah I briefly listened to it and liked it as well. Soul to the ears for sure.
by bootsy
Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 54
Views: 23153

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

The Life Of Pablo has no business being in the top 50, let alone #26 Why not? The year the album came out it finished in at least in the top 10 album in 30 publications and top 5 in 30 publications. Regardless of what you personally think of the album it isn't even close to ridiculous that it's in ...
by bootsy
Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 54
Views: 23153

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

The Life Of Pablo has no business being in the top 50, let alone #26 Why not? The year the album came out it finished in at least in the top 10 album in 30 publications and top 5 in 30 publications. Regardless of what you personally think of the album it isn't even close to ridiculous that it's in ...
by bootsy
Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 78
Views: 28721

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

Miles Davis isn't rock either (nor are the hip hop acts), but he's inducted. I see no reason why Coltrane and Sinatra especially aren't in the Hall. I've never understood why there is such a lack of jazz and country in the HOF. Hopefully that changes this year. Oh yeah go Kraftwerk, Depeche Mode an...
by bootsy
Thu Oct 10, 2019 2:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 248803

Re: Albums of 2019

From my listening over the past three months: 5. Tyler, the Creator - Igor This is the 2019 album that everyone can get behind. The lyrics are there for the lyric-heads, the pop sensibility is there for the pop-heads, the experimentation is there for that crowd, and a cool sound is there for the vi...
by bootsy
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:55 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 37
Views: 25128

Re: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s

The last three posts: Wow is all I can say.
by bootsy
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: BBC Culture: The Greatest Hip-hop Songs of All Time (2019)
Replies: 1
Views: 5547

Re: BBC Culture: The Greatest Hip-hop Songs of All Time (2019)

This is probably one of the most unique hip-hop lists of songs I've seen in a while. Not that I agree with it but it is different.
by bootsy
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:40 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All-Time Film Poll 2019 Edition - Results Thread
Replies: 60
Views: 29740

Re: AMF All-Time Film Poll 2019 Edition - Results Thread

Awesome rollout schaefer. Good job by you.