There are loads of various tunes for all states of mind and moments of life. Why do some people feel quite indifferent and neutral to music while the others can’t imagine a day without joining in their favourite melodies?
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“The noblest art is that of making others happy.” – These words by one of the great enterpreneurs of all times – P.T. Barnum show us the importance of being dedicated to the tricky way of creative innovations and seeing all the wonders of the world that surround us. From Social Media
The movie Transformers of 2007 is the beginning of the sequel si-fi movie series based on iconic toy line with the same name. Now there are 6 films about Transformers but who knows what other new stories about enormously strong, brave and so humanistic aliens.
AVATAR movie takes us to an unforgettable world beyond imagination, in which a reluctant main cheracter dives into an epic adventure, bravely fighting to save the new alien world he has decided to call his own home. James Cameron, the world famous Oscar-winning director, was thinking over the film for almost 15 years to start the realisation of his vision. […]
The song performed by the Georgian-British singer Katie Melua was written and produced by Mike Batt back in 2007. It was rather successful in charts of different countries. The true devotion and love that are depicted in the song make us believe in eternal values of life.
Green Day lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong wrote this song about his father, who died of cancer on September 1, 1982. At his father’s funeral, Billie cried, ran home and locked himself in his room. When his mother got home and knocked on the door to Billie’s room, Billie simply said, “Wake me up when September ends,” hence the title.
The track Lose Yourself became the first hip-hop song to win Best Original Song at the Academy Awards (Oscar) in 2002, though the rapper himself wasn’t there to accept the prize. Lose Yourself went on to be nominated for five Grammys, winning two. The tune was created specifically for the movie 8 Mile which was based on the musician’s life.
Glenn Morrison’s hit single ‘Goodbye’ is a famous composition with numerous awards: it has been Certified Double Platinum and went Number 1 for 11 weeks in a row on the Canadian Artists Billboard Chart, as well as going Number 1 in Russia, Ukraine and the Belarus Billboard Charts.