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Prince Tribute – Purple Rain

The Loss of a Legend When I learned of the recent passing of music icon and creative genius, Prince, I was more devastated than I expected to be about the death of someone I’d never met. Why did I feel this loss more profoundly than the recent passing of others I’ve admired? I think the sudden and unexpected nature of…

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New Music: Flight

I made this song a while ago, while delving into the use of music software. Once I finished the music and sat down to write lyrics, a funny thing happened… the song decided it wanted to be an instrumental recording. 🙂 As I listened to the song, I enjoyed the music on its own and the lyrics were getting in…

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Drink More Water- Acoustic Version

Much respect to those who can play an instrument AND sing well, at the same time! I found trying to do both to be challenging, but I’m glad I didn’t let that stop me. I discovered that focusing on the joy of singing and playing the guitar, versus aiming for perfection, allowed the song to flow more smoothly. Staying in…

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Time To Drink More Water

I’m very excited today, because my first single, “Drink More Water,” is now available on iTunes (Dayo Wilson Lanier, M.D.)! While promoting the single, I did ponder how we can get our children (and ourselves) to drink more water. You can “Just Do It” as the Nike commercials suggest, but more than likely, you’ll need a plan to make sure…

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