Gerald

He was born in Philadelphia Raised in Cleveland Singing was his first and Only love He taught the young generation How to truly keep soul music Alive His voice deep, soulful and Seductive He’d sing about love lost And love gained What fans loved most about him Is his funky and dope way of Expressing … More Gerald

Water Reign

We must go Through this fire Endure the pressure Of heavy rain Our circumstances Often dances with Phenomenal fate You wonder how further Could someone go With all this hate Love locks in our hope When others around Use this physical world To get by on unwarranted Treasures That could rust and locusts Could consume … More Water Reign

Heart of a Fighter

I’ve been abused Been called every name Except the child of God Enough dirt thrown on My name to bury me Still I came out on top My Savior said ‘if they Hate you remember they hated Me first’. I hurt, Cry, Bleed, Just like everyone else. Through the grace of God I’m alive I’ve … More Heart of a Fighter

Summer Love

First day of summer Reminds me of sweet smells Others barbecuing While having sand Between our toes On our intimate beach The hue of the ocean Meets the sky The motions Of the glistening Sailboats As together we watch Matching exactly Like the sparkles In your eyes The sum of us Bonded together Our embrace … More Summer Love

Classy Lady

She was a lady of class A voice of jazz Who embodied pizzazz. Intolerant of racism and sexism. A smile that shined brighter Than the sun Eyes full of love and compassion Spirit of a warrior. Expressed herself through song Soulfully. She was a humble lady Who would mingle with high society Not find their … More Classy Lady

Big Daddy

Well it comes and goes this day But my love for you remains Those precious memories Sitting in your tow truck Watching the crane Eating cars I named it spot From the Addams Family Show we would watch So young I never knew Life was going to be shortened With you but you taught me … More Big Daddy

No Casanova

What is the precise way to name A male who’s a slave to lust And has a troubled mind? Who have we heard of in the news That we can refer him to? Ted Bundy. Let me tell you this story A young man on the prowl for a Damsel in distress First one, was … More No Casanova

King Of Soul

Smoothness of his exquisite vibrato Resonating with so much passion And revelation by baring All through his enriched spirit With every note expressed In his own unique tailored way His gospel vocal techniques Were deeply laden In his quartet style roots As it stirs inside your soul Making a gourmet Of sweet melodies As it … More King Of Soul

Tupac

He was young, Wise beyond his years A rapper, Actor, Activist, Poet, And a son. He was raised a soldier From a mother who was a black Panther. Malcolm X of our time Even though he succeeded To higher heights He never forgot about his people And their struggles For he’d been there and was … More Tupac