The Echo Nest is the only company with a database of 30 million songs in the world and “almost 1.5 million artists, with detailed information on each down to the pitch of every note in a guitar solo” and that is the answer.
Yesterday, when asked to participate in "Black History Month" as a company, I was divided. Knowing that I did not want to spew gray-haired importance or perpetuate an idea that I do not completely understand, I grew hesitant. Unsure of where the idea of having a "Black History Month" came from or why it should be celebrated in February is beyond the knowledge of most. However, taking the opportunity to share the importance of people that we believe in is important. This morning, we wrote a list of deserving individuals.
Astonished at the valor 15-year-old and what she means to the country that I live in, I stared at her for a long time when I listened to her story. Claudette Colvin was the first — yes, the first person to resist bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama — and somehow, the world knows nothing or very little about her.
If you are like me, someone who doesn’t necessarily Keep Up With The Kardashians anymore because her work has been kicking her ass or you simply do not care, a while’s back, Kim Kardashian married an American Professional Basketball Player by the name of Kris Humphries who currently plays for the Brooklyn Nets and boy oh boy was it a public event.