Old School Friday #22 "Break Up Songs"

You Know What It Is!!!!
It is…FRIDAY!! Which is my favorite day of the week because I get to post my “Old School Friday” Picks! In case you are new around these parts and don’t know what “Old School Friday” is, well it is grown folks MUSIC! Yes we post some music that comes from some time before 1999, (hopefully) to relive some memories, and to educate or just entertain each other.
Ms Grapevine and MarvalusOne have teamed up to create a meme titled Old School Friday and since I love my music I had to sign up to join! To join in the Old School Friday Fun go Here for guidelines.

The theme for this week ,

Break Up Songs

Here are the other “Old School Friday” participants:

Electronic VillageFresh And FabKim

Ms GrapevineQuick Marcus LANGFORD

CassandraDanielleiriegal – –Hagar’s DaughterLisa C

Chocl8t DPDallassouthKreative Talk

Marvalus One ReginaClnmikeVivrant Thing

AJ SharonThe Creole PimpInvisible Woman

Beleiver 1964 CooperSJPsHaE-sHaE

From the BattlefieldThembi

There is a plethora of break up songs so picking one took a minute, but I think I pulled it off! Enjoy!

Anyone Who Had A Heart – Dionne Watwick

Heartbreak Hotel – Whitney Houston / with Faith Evans & Kelly Price

And a personal favorite of mine… (Sorry MM & MG!!)
Ta Da – Lil Mo

I’m off to Six Flags Over Texas! Enjoy your weekend!!
Happy OSF!

Peace, Love & Blessings!


20 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Hagar's Daughter
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 07:32:00

    I enjoyed hearing Dionne Warrick on the Old School Friday. I hope you’re having fun at Six Flags.

  2. SjP
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 08:11:00

    Ditto! Really liked the DW cut…takes me back!Have a great time at Six Flags and when you return, I hope you get a chance to drop SjP’s on this OSF where breaking up with a little funk by the Ohio Players is playing all day.Have a great and safe weekend!

  3. Shawn Williams
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 08:19:00

    nice picks!!! you went in the way back machine with d.w.

  4. Quick
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 12:24:00

    …”this is the, heartbreak…hotel” …right before our girl went off the cliff! lol

  5. ShAé - ShAé
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 12:35:00

    Oh girl I went straight to Heartbreak Hotel. I immediately thought of the Michael Jackson version. I love this song. 🙂

  6. aj
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 14:53:00

    Great choice. I’ve not heard Dionne in awhile. I’ve always loved her music.

  7. MrsGrapevine
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 16:13:00

    They took all your songs down, but lucky me, I know two out of three. I don’t know the Lil Mon song, I will go find it on you tube and give it a listen. Now that you mentioned Whitney, I have a few more break-up songs that come to mind, “I Learned From the Best”, and “All at Once.”Where is Dionne Warwick, now?

  8. Believer 1964
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 16:38:00

    I liked the Whitney pick this week. Have fun with the family!

  9. MsMarvalus
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 17:17:00

    I haven’t heard Dionne’s version of this song in a LONG time…I can only hear Luther in my head, though…sorry D…Happy OSF! Enjoy Six Flags!

  10. Invisible Woman
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 17:24:00

    Not familiar with the Lil Mo one…thanks!:-)Have fun at the Flags…

  11. Vivrant Thang
    Jul 18, 2008 @ 22:14:00

    Yea like Marvalus, I can only hear Luther’s version. He just makes you forget! And I loved on one of the tribute albums where Elton John “dueted” with him. Sounded great. Excellent choice.Ironically I just saw that video for HBH not long ago. I loved the three of them on that. Perfect combo. They all looked BEAUTIFUL in the video.Hope you’re having a great time!

  12. Days like These!
    Jul 19, 2008 @ 03:08:00

    anyone who have a heart!!!!!!!ok, you done went way way back with that one! ;)p.s have a great time in six flags!

  13. Marcus LANGFORD
    Jul 19, 2008 @ 03:25:00

    even i liked ‘heartbreak hotel’ when it came out!great pick!:::Marcus LANGFORD:::

  14. iriegal
    Jul 19, 2008 @ 09:22:00

    I think you had some great picks this week (as usual :-))I love the Little Mo song. I forgot all about that one. I started listening to her when she sang a song with Jah ruleHope you had a wonderful day at six flags.Onelove…irie

  15. Lisa C
    Jul 19, 2008 @ 12:16:00

    Love the Whitney pick!!

  16. clnmike
    Jul 19, 2008 @ 22:45:00

    Ok you got me with the Dionne Warwick joint, her voice at that age was literally flawless. The ony one who came close was Whitney, just crystal clear.It’s a shame though black people never really gave her the props she deserved for having such a voice.

  17. bluedreamer27
    Jul 20, 2008 @ 04:03:00

    hello regina its me bluedreamergreat pick of songs herei love whitney’s heartbreak hoteli wonder where do balck people get their voices i was so amazed of almost all competition i watched all blacks have those great powerful voice and im sure you are one of them right regina?by the way speaking of song i just posted the blog idol round 2 for the “70’s medley”and i admit you picked out a great song from the jackson 5good luck and congats for being in my top 8have a great day hope to see you there and vote

  18. Kristen Andrews
    Jul 20, 2008 @ 07:16:00

    nice picks Regina!

  19. cooper
    Jul 20, 2008 @ 13:49:00

    Anyone who had a heart is actually one of my favorite songs of all time.I have her greatest hits cd and constantly play it while driving,it’s quite worn now so it’s time to get another.That song though just strikes me.

  20. blackwomenblowthetrumpet.blogspot.com
    Jul 22, 2008 @ 14:58:00

    Hi there!I really love this meme because you are always pulling out stuff that make people say, “whaaaat?!”*chuckles*I have never even heard of Lil Mo.Once again, I must join the others in saying: Whaaaaat?!*chuckles*Lisa

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