About Blaqberri Jam

Dear music lover, Welcome to our blog @blaqberrijam! Watch this space for new articles, artist information, status updates, and news, but also for music we LOVE – both old and new.  We’re talking about music that wakes us up in the morning, awakens us to mindfulness, music that makes us think, celebrate,  zone out,  laugh……

At what price?

The headline read, “Canadian rapper Jon James McMurray, who performed simply as Jon James, fell to his death from the wing of an airplane while performing a stunt for the music video for his Riff Raff collaboration “The Man.” Many of us were hearing Jon James’ name for the first time as the tragedy of…

Jorja Smith – No Scrubs

I could not have imagined this version of the popular 90’s TLC song “No Scrubs”, in my imagination – no matter how long I would have had to think about it. This singer’s approach would have been the farthest thing from my mind but after listening, I could find no fault with Jorja Smith’s flawless…

Ciara – Paint It Black

“Paint It Black” by Ciara, was the last song played on the soundtrack of The Last Witch Hunter co-produced by and starring Vin Diesel. Although the project was not a favorite among the critics, I truly loved the film. But what I loved, even more, was the incredible surprise of hearing this powerful and passion-filled…