Brazil Beats Mexico to Progress in World Cup 2018

Brazil has a lot to celebrate today, having defeated Mexico 2-0 in the quarterfinals for the 7th straight time. Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, forward for Paris Saint-Germain and the most expensive player at the moment, proved why as he scored one goal and assisted another to lead his country to victory. Brazil moves on to the final eight and will face either Belgium or Japan next.  … Continue reading Brazil Beats Mexico to Progress in World Cup 2018

[Review] Paulina Rubio’s “Brava!”

Well here’s something I’ve haven’t dived into before. Paulina Rubio is one of many Latin artists that I’ve never truly sat down, or got on my feet, and listened to their music. As far as my Spanish interest goes, I stayed glued to Shakira, Enrique Iglesias, and Selena. I think it was over ten years ago where I first glimpsed lady Rubio performing at the Grammy Awards that I became aware of the fact that there were other Latin artists deserving of my attention. Sadly, I didn’t follow her up because I thought she reminded me a little of Shakira’s style, and I felt strongly bonded to latter. But today, Paulina has won me over and I now realize there is a great difference between their sound. 

The exotic diva has released her 10th studio album, “Brava!” which is also her second bilingual album since her debut. I haven’t gotten through the entire record as yet simply because I want to save my first impression for this review. However, it’s the lead single and track number one that has me bubbling. Continue reading “[Review] Paulina Rubio’s “Brava!””