Jive Monkey Playlist: 3/10/17

Taeyeon is one of my favorite members of Girls Generation.  She’s adorably cute and a great singer.  As the Girls Generation are slowly figuring out what their next steps are after the group, I have to admit that I was slightly worried that Taeyeon’s talent would be backed into the medium tempo pop and ballad corner.  Don’t get me wrong because I loved Taeyeon’s single, “11:11”.  But I feel like delivered with her first studio album because I love that she’s experimenting with all different sub-genres of pop.

The album does feel like it have a lot of personal songs which is all lovely in its own way but I have to admit that I was drawn to the daring tracks.  The two tracks that I’ve selected today for the playlist really depict Taeyeon as a strong, confident woman, which is exactly how imagine she is in real life.

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Jive Monkey Playlist: 11/18/16

It’s an all-SM featured post today.  A lot of the SM artists, especially singers who are in big idol groups, have been releasing a lot of their solo albums and singles recently.  It’s to be expected that many of the songs are gonna be about love but the common thread I’ve been finding in the tracks for today’s playlist is the inability to forget about that person, whether thinking about that person makes you happy or whether it pains you to think about that person.

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