Articles by Matthew Newman

All About That Bass by Meghan Trainor

Tweet Warning: The song curses which may not be suitable for children. Meghan Trainor’s “All About That Bass” is currently number 2 on the Billboard Top 200 and has been steadily rising to that spot. It’s a…


Blue Exorcist – Anime Overview

TweetBlue Exorcist is a 2011/2012 anime series (and on-going manga series) about twin teenage brothers Rin and Yukio Okumura. The brothers (shown above) are raised by a Catholic (kind of) Priest and Exorcist named Father Shiro…


Let it Be by The Beatles

Tweet Released in 1970, the Beatles’ “Let it Be” is a classic which I recently got my kids to listen to. It’s a classic written and sung by Paul McCartney. It reached the top of…


Homies by Insane Clown Posse

Tweet Warning: The song contains explicit lyrics which are not suitable for children. This week I’m doing something different. This week, we’re going to discuss the 2002 Insane Clown Posse track “Homies” also known as “Juggalo…


Who Am I Living For by Katy Perry

Tweet In 2010, Katy Perry released her album Teenage Dream which contained tracks involving drunkenness leading to Friday night three-ways, having sex like teenagers, and begging a dude to show off his penis. In the midst…


Not a Bad Thing by Justin Timberlake

Tweet Justin Timberlake’s most current big hit is “Not a Bad Thing.” The former *NSYNC member has made quite a name for himself in pop music. The lyrics for his new hit, which is currently…


Headlights by Eminem ft Nate Ruess

Tweet Warning: The song contains explicit lyrics which are not suitable for children. Eminem has been on the music scene for a while with harsh lyrics talking about drugs, violence, rape, murder, you name it….


Problem by Ariana Grande ft Iggy Azalea

Tweet Number 3 on the Billboard Top 100 right now is “Problem” by Ariana Grande featuring Iggy Azalea and Big Sean. It’s the lead single from 20 year old Grande’s next album. Grande also an…


What I Got by Sublime

Tweet Warning: Lyrics are not suitable for children Sublime’s self-titled album came out 1996, two months following the death of lead singer Bradley Nowell from a heroin overdose. The music still lives on today with…


Happy by Pharrell Williams

Tweet “Happy” by Pharrell Williams is a huge hit from late 2013 which was also prominent in the movie Despicable Me 2. The song has topped the Billboard Top 100 for the past nine weeks,…