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Saturday, November 19, 2011
Vonda's Vault Box :California West Coast Edition
Vonda's Vault Box this week is back in the vault . Got some folks that want to hear some Pac this morning . Folks say they need some West Coast music . For those of our viewers in the West Coast , get your coffee on ,and lets start this joint !
Too hot in Texas ! Gotta go back to Cali .... Besides our wine collection holds better in the vault in Cali !
The weather is excellent in Cali , gotta admit , our vaulters says it never rains ! We gotta slow it down with our slow mix with Tony ! Tony !Tone !
They party out there in Cali ! The state where you never find the dance floor empty . With bomb beats like this , ya know ! California Dreaming ! It's all Good from Diego to the Bay !
Now we gotta go with some traveling music ---The Jet is on the run -way . Can Vonda fly a plane ? I don't think so ,Homey Don"t Play that ! See ya back next week at the Vault !
Good Morning Sunday , there are no heart aches ! God is with us , ain't the right Emmanuel ! The word from today is from Sister Robin Gray off her facebook page she posts. "Be prepared. You're up against far more than you can handle on your own. Take all the help you can get, every weapon God has issued. Truth, righteousness, peace, faith, & salvation are more than words. Learn how to apply them. You'll need them, God's Word is an indispensable weapon. In the same way, prayer is essential in this ongoing warfare. Pray hard & long, pray for your brothers & sisters. Keep your eyes open. Keep each other's spirits up so that no one falls behind or drops out." Eph 6 (MSG). Lookup...
Look up and be optimistic. Keep your eyes to the sky. Look toward the hills !
The Gospel According to your belief. GOD HAS BEEN GOOD 2 ME I am 2 close to Heaven to turn around now !
This video is about 20 years ago ,Why We Sing ! See Yolanda Adams and Kirk Franklin. We were all so young ..... For the Love God is still there !
When you break something you love, you want it to be fixed . If your heart is broken , you need SUPER GLUE to fix it ! JESUS , is that glue.
For Abner thanks for the shout out this week! Very seldom do we hear a voice like Sam Cooke , but more importantly , we just need to touch the hem of our Saviors garment and we will be healed . God Bless you all and we will see you next week. GOD WILLING !
Vonda"s Vault Box : Black Coffee- NO Sugar ,NO Cream -Big MAN Edition
"Black Coffee,No Sugar No Cream " , heyyyy ! I see ya . God Bless Heavy D in his life and his works .See my earlier posts on the Big Man ! We are in the vault today ,@ Vonda"s Vault Box honoring one of Hip Hop legends and all the big men who sing and rock it big !.
Big Men can rock the house - Brooklyn in the House along with Mt.Vernon ! I see the MDC singing "Through your hands in the air" !
All the big men come from New York ! If they can sing "Its Never To Much".
But down south, long ago in LA , that's Lower Alabama y'all they raise him big ! From Alabama its Ruben Studdard !
We will see ya next week at the Vault ! RIP Heavy D .....
Time to slow down my friends , sit back and enjoy the sounds of a slow groove. It's over a hard week down and now it's time to listen to the tunes to make you feel good. Jazz at its best makes you escape into another world ...Let's do it ! Spenser For Hire ! by George Howard ! A great sax man !
The great jazz artist George Howard , will certainly be missed.
George could make a grrove smooth or funky ! George Howard dedicated this to aother sax man ---the Great Grover Washington ! A funky groove !
We are on a smooth tip ... let's get funky and close outthis slow groove with D'Angelo and George Howard . Look at you , I can't keep my cool ... Smooth .....dedicated to T !
See ya next week at the corner of Jazzy Friday and Happiness !
Heavy D 1967-2011 : Hip Hop Legend Peaceful Journey
The overweight lover has left the house. The man with the big man swagger ,and the killer rhymes. "Heavy D" combined humor ,rhymes ,and an infectious beat to entertain us for years. "Heavy D" has passed away.
From Fats Domino to Biggie Smalls to "Heavy D". Rhythm and Blues and Hip Hop have produced big men who played big. "Heavy" was one of those guys.
A man with a urban beat - a political conscious Who loved his women like.....
The Fat Boys used their overweight as a comic foil. Heavy used his weight as big sexy. Style and Overweight the girlz loved "Heavy D".
"Smokin Joe " Frazier died November 7 ,2012 .He was a great champion , a great man ! The first fighter to beat Muhammad Ali and the only fighter that brought out the true best in Ali. Joe was born in Beaufort South Carolina , the son of a sharecropper. He moved to Philly at the age of 16 . He took up boxing as he worked in a maetpacking slaughterhouse. In 1964 he won the Olympic Gold as a heavyweight.
After Muhammad Ali was stripped of his title , Joe Frazier went thru a elimination tournament defeating "Buster "Mathis in 1968.
He won Universal recognition as Heavyweight champion by defeating Jimmy Ellis the W.B.A. Champion by 5TH round Knockout.
Still there was Muhammad Ali in the wings "The Peoples Champion" after 15 brutal rounds .Frazier was World Heavyweight Champion.
Joe Frazier was a helluva fighter .He will be missed ,somewhere in Fighters Heaven , Joe is still throwing left hooks. Joe take us out in song !
Gospel Sunday Readers Choice :God is NOT A Limited Edition
Thank you viewers for your suggestions for video clips of the week. A God fearing woman writes that God is calling her name .HE indeed calls all of us our names. HE IS that whisper in the wind .Will we answer the call of THE WIND ?
A dear friend has a status change, because our status changes each day as we move closer to God !A prayer for the week ,a prayer for tomorrow...a prayer forever.
Father in heaven, I choose to honor You in all that I do. I choose to set the standard and do my very best. Thank You for the privilege to be Your representative. Help me to show Your love and excellence in everything I do.I love You and bless You in Jesus’ name. Amen.
GOD IS ABOUT CHANGE -a change for good , a change to move to Glory ! Remember "Bushwick Bill " ,naw your mind's not playing tricks on you. Thanks Sister Robin Gray for submitting through your facebook page Bushwick Bill's testimony of Redemption!
Prayer Line starting in Lancaster Texas ... Prayer Line starting in D.C. , Miami , Atlanta, Oak Cliff .... GOD STILL LOVES me....
If you haven't changed , If I have not changed "Hold On CHANGE IS COMING ".
Remember GOD IS NOT A LIMITED EDITION ! See ya next week "God willing".