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Mary J. Blige has created a beautiful legacy that has seen her for the past two decades using her own life experiences and turning them into relatable songs, especially when she`s down and hurting, people feel her pain and heal with her. After her last music offering “Strength of a Woman” which came at a very tough time in her life with getting a divorce from her husband of ten year, she managed to bounce back and carve a career in acting, gaining an Oscars nomination for her performance in Mudbound.

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Missy Elliott is one of the most important figures in music because she represents strength, independence, creativity and individuality which are all elements that she has displayed throughout her 20+ years in the industry. She has managed to change the face of music countless times with her vibrant and innovative sound and extremely futuristic visuals that have pushed the boundaries of visual art and allowed artists that came after her to follow in her footsteps and feel free to express themselves fully and hold nothing back.

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Life can be a motherfucking rollercoaster and it can either break you or make you into a stronger individual, which is why it`s so damn good to have some inspirational music to lean on as you go through your hardship to give you a pep talk whenever your branches are beginning to droop, giving you a mood boost. So to help you find your motivational mojo back I`ve picked some songs that also allow you to be honest with yourself and breakdown to build yourself up again and be part of your evolve.

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British songstress Sinead Harnett has teamed up with the extremely talented and soulful heartthrob Gallant for on her latest single “Pulling Away” which is a heartfelt and sultry ballad produced by STINT and here`s what she had to say about it “Dealing with a betrayal is tricky. You forgive, but you never forget. One minute you’re back in a good place, the next you’re pulling away…”

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Tweet is gearing up to releasing her new single lifted from her forthcoming fourth studio album but in the meantime she returns with her Tweet Tuesday series where it will see her releasing more unreleased musical gems from the vault and the first offering is a studio version of her track “Way To Love” which we all first heard on her acoustic album “Simply Tweet”. The soulful number sees her laying down some sultry vocals over a smooth production by Nisan Stewart, Jubu Smith and Craig Brockman.

Check it out after the jump.

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A couple of weeks ago the legendary artist Missy Elliott hinted on dropping a new single called “Throw It Back” and one of her loyal fans spilled the tea of the sound of the record which got her fans extremely excited and they started a campaign to get fellow rapper Cardi B on it as they felt that together they would have great chemistry and their energy is fun and energetic so a record together would be perfect and Missy herself expressed that she would be open to that idea and she’s quite fond of cardi B`s energy and music.

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Teyana Taylor has built her empire from the ground up, by she simply taking one epic moment from MTV`s Sweet 16 and running with it and she managed to carve a career that saw her expressing her creativity and her talents beyond measure. In 2014 she finally dropped her debut album “VII” which topped the R&B charts and peaked at 19 on the Billboard 200, the album was a perfect introduction to the artist that she was becoming as the project featured so many layers that are heavily influenced by the 90`s yet still had a modern touch to it and her vocals have a rich texture to them that are very similar to the likes of Jazmine Sullivan and Brandy.

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Pop music will always get mainstream media coverage and playtime over any genre but the quality and heart ain`t there anymore but I won`t waste this pop pointing out it`s flaws but I`ve put together a a little list of albums which helped to shape and define pop music throughout the years, i call it “GYOPM” which stands for Golden Years Of Pop Music.