Tag: Chicago Steppin

Old vs New: Tom Brock vs Jay Z

For this edition of Old vs New, we pit Tom Brock’s classic “There’s Nothing In This World That Can Stop Me From Loving You” against Jay Z’s hit “Girls, Girls, Girls.” Tom Brock worked with Barry White on 20th Century…

Mary J. Blige: My Life II

I have to be honest, I haven’t liked a full Mary J. Blige album since “Mary” came out in 1999.  I don’t know if it was her stardom, which led to crossover appeal, or her relationship with husband Kendu that…

Poll: Vote On Black Cool’s New Remix

Michael “Black Cool” Thornton is a Stepper first, and while many know him to be a light-hearted jokester, he’s dead serious about his music.  Black Cool reached out to ChiStepper to share one of his new remixes called “Feel My Pain.” …

Carl Thomas Performs At The Experience

  Photo: Vern EstesOn Time TV’s Vern Estes invited ChiStepper out last night to The Experience with Dedry Jones featuring Carl Thomas at the DuSable Museum in Chicago.  Carl discussed meeting P. Diddy while performing at open mics in New York,…

Tank Releases Free Mixtape

If you’re a Tank fan, you’ll be happy to know that he just dropped a new mixtape called “Dairy of a Mad Man.”  You can CLICK HERE to listen and download it.  I’ve already sampled the CD myself and I didn’t find…

Old vs New: The New Birth vs Jamie Foxx

In this edition of Old vs New, The New Birth’s 1974 hit “Wildflower” is pitted against Jamie Foxx’s 2005 hit “Unpredictable.”  Interesting tidbits:  The New Birth’s lead singer, Leslie Wilson left the group due to infighting and eventually took Jeffrey…

Did Steppin Change Jerry Harris’ Life?

He shot him like 9 times at close range and I’m looking at this like I know he dead.  Then a car pulled up and the man who was shooting got in the car that pulled off, so I got…

Poll: The Two Dance Maximum Rule

I’ve heard for years that you’re not supposed to dance any more than two records with someone you’re not in a relationship with.  This situation is complicated even further if your dance partner has a boo at the club.  Over the…

Love Notes: Adisa Ambonisye

ChiStepper kicks of Love Notes with Oakland’s Adisa Ambonisye.  The game is simple, ChiStepper plays a classic Steppers love song, and we chop it up about how the song relates to real life love scenarios.  Check it out …

Original Old Skool and Walkers Prelims Tonight

The final Original Old Skool and Walkers prelims will be held tonight at Mr. G’s.  Make sure to head over and cheer the contestants on.  Event details listed below … Mr. G’s located at 1547 W. 87th St., Chicago, ILDoors…