Excuse me. And I might drink a little more than I should tonight…. Cause we might not get tomorrow – Give Me Everything ~ Pitbull ft Ne-Yo
He didn’t give me everything although I guess a beardie middle-aged Scot wasn’t who he had in mind, but Ne-Yo did give me his sweat towel.
And I jumped out of the mosh pit (actually by the stage and round dinner tabes) to grab the towel he threw out.
It now has pride of place on my bookshelf in my office.
Dancing with Ne-Yo
I brushed shoulders again with Shaffer Chimere Smith (for it is he) again in the Recording Grammy Museum Mississippi in Cleveland.
When a virtual Ne-Yo ran me through an interactive dance lesson.
The Museum is a must-do on tour trail when you can also get a lesson from John Lee Hooker and a chance to record your own cover of Boom Boom.
And have it transferred to your phone… and watch out X Factor I’m coming for the Christmas No. 1.
Christmas in the Windies
Ne-Yo’s latest offering is as a featured star with DING DONG (no me neither) on the Shaggy track Holiday in Jamaica.
Shaggy dips his toe in the Caribbean to explore how they celebrate Christmas.
And in the absence of chimneys Santa has been known to throw the pressies down from the mango trees!
It’s off Jamaican Shaggy’s Christmas in the Islands album, a 16-track collection with new tracks, something there’s just too little of at Christmas.
Which brings me back to Mississippi snd a gospel singer’s rendition in Jackson three years ago this week.
And aren’t we all intertwined just like Christmas ribbon anyway?
Now if you like Shaggy’s reggae Christmas then you’ll adore the irreverent Parang Soca stars sound of Tobago
where I was this time last year.
Now back to the beach… a sodden North Berwick in grey oul’ Scotland!