Brown Bloggers/OSW: Xquizzyt1, Volume 3

What a weekend, what a weekend, what a weekend!!

I’m tired, behind with my blog readings (Nichelle,
do you know anyone with an IV tube?!) but I’m happy.

I had more fun than I’ve ever had with Chef
, Jimi Sweet and
my main man Christopher
, who made my visit spectacular.

I ate and drank myself into a wonderful stupor. George, Chris, Donald, S Dot Porter,
and A. can attest to that).

I got a chance to hang out with Gordon
and listen to him show me the time of my life. (Friday’s mix is
gonna be a knockout).

I have so much to say from my trip that I can’t even begin to tell you how much
of a wonderful time I had with the Brown
, and yes what
a night it was
, with getting to hang with Punchin’
Prometheus 6
, Radiant Ronn,
Devestating Donald, Photogenic
, Luscious
, Hip
Hop Hashim
, the blogfather George
(and blogmother A.) and the hostesses with the mostesses, Luminescent
and Knockout
. I’ve got nothin’ but serious love for everyone that was able to
hang with, to talk to, to be with.

I still missed hanging with my homeslices, like eating with Al
, groovin’ with KB, hanging with GrooveBunny,
chillin’ with Steve, and absorbing all that is Kevin
R. Scott
, but you know, that’s what makes me want to get up there even more
and make for missing some of my people. (Yo Berry,
Trent, Metalface,
where you at?)

If Sunday night was any indication, I believe there’s good things in store for
New York’s brown bloggers. To have this many people show up at the first annual
event shows that brown bloggers – and I don’t mean just the ones with brown skin,
but also the ones with a brown identity, can embrace what the idea of
brown blogging is and what it can be across the nation. I’m throwing
the gauntlet down not only for the Atlanta brown bloggers, but
brown bloggers across the nation. If it can be done in NYC, than it can be done
anywhere. Believe that. If you don’t know, now you know.
it for yourself from my lens
, or you
can check it out from George’s lens
, or you can check it out from
Donald’s lens
. Check it out from Nichelle’s
view (who’s got even more links of people up in the place)
and Liza’s

And yes, while I was gone, I was able to have Xquizzyt1
throw it down yet again, with her OSW, and she don’t stop:

School Wednesday: The Xquizzyt1 Mix, Volume 3.

01 Meli’sa Morgan – Fools Paradise
02 Sybil – Falling In Love
03 Today – Girl I Got My Eyes On You
04 Nona Hendryx – Transformation
05 Mantronix Feat Wondress – Got To Have Your Love
06 Sounds of Blackness – Optimistic
07 Family Stand – Ghetto Heaven
08 Inner City – Good Life
09 Portrait – Here We Go Again
10 Lidell Townsell – Nu-Nu
11 Ralph Tresvant – Sensitivity
12 Chuckii Booker – Games
13 52nd Street – Tell Me How It Feels
14 RJ’s Latest Arrival – Heaven In Your Arms
15 Mint Condition – Pretty Brown Eyes
16 Hi-Five – I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)
17 Tony! Toni! Tone! – Whatever You Want
18 Above the Rim Soundtrack – Sweet Sable – Old Time’s Sake

Show your love, here, there, and everywhere.

9 comments on “Brown Bloggers/OSW: Xquizzyt1, Volume 3

  1. George Kelly says:

    So good to be with you, EJ! I’ll have to learn how to make one of those coconut drinks …

  2. Nikki says:

    Cool pics. Looks like you guys had a great time!!

  3. Todd Kelley says:

    This fool brought back ‘Today’! I forgot about them!!! And Family Stand!!! Good Lawd!
    Woah!!! Inner City!!! I love Inner City!! I was the only dude in South Central Los Angeles bumpin’ Inner City back in the day!
    Bravo, mayne!!!!

  4. FaveNite says:

    Chuckii Booker??? Today??? Mantronix??? What are y’all thinking? How do you expect us to work with a radioblog like that?!
    *bowing down 2 the rb royalty that ie ej and x*

  5. honey says:

    Ok, I refuse to feel old because I remember most of these, LOL. Where in the heck has Nona Hendryx been hiding? No yall didnt drag her into the light. Good stuff! Of course, now I’m gonna be singing “chuckii..chuckii” all day 🙂

  6. Ariya says:

    There may be a gathering for Atlanta’s Brown Bloggers? I look forward to seeing that!

  7. courtney says:

    nice blog. 🙂 I’ll be back.

  8. Tyme says:

    I wish I could have been there, it looks like everyone had a great time. I hope this encourages people to organize more of these, all over. It’s fun meeting the people you talk online to.
    Now if you’ll excuse me, I have some more pictures to look at….thanks to everyone for sharing them!

  9. groovebunny says:

    You got to meet Gordon Chambers??? That’s completely awesome! What a true talent that man is. 🙂 I’m sorry I didn’t get to meet you EJ. I lost my cell phone and then didn’t get internet access until too far into the end of the week to contact anyone proper. The next time I’m out that way I’ll be sure to get a hold of you! It would have been great to meet you and KB!

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