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I can’t get enough of: James Arthur

Music

I’m pretty obsessive. So, naturally, I obsess about different musicians. Last time it was Ellie Goulding. This time – belatedly – it’s X Factor UK winner James Arthur. Here’s the video/performance that made me fall in love with him. I’ve probably watched this 50 times. Ignore the nonsense you read about in the UK tabloids. At the heart of it, James is a wonderful artist. And here he is before he was famous. I know […]

I can’t get enough of: Ellie Goulding

Music

If you haven’t heard Anything Could Happen by Ellie Goulding you’d better dust yourself off and check out the video below. As far as videos go I think this one is terrible but try to focus on the music if you can :) Ellie is a British artist who I only heard about after Fifth Harmony performed this song on X Factor in 2012. Ellie’s 2012 album Halcyon is brilliant. This is one super cool […]

Desert Island Discs

Music

(If you’re reading this via email, you’ll need to go here to see all the videos embedded in this post.) About two months ago I opened up a new file on my computer and decided to compile a list of my favourite songs as part of a new running playlist. Then I realised that some of my favourite songs aren’t actually very good to run to. Oops. I started thinking that if I died it […]

I love … Adele

Music

I don’t usually post this type of content but I wanted to share this video with you. I love strong females. I’m inspired by them and driven. Adele strikes me as a woman who is in charge. I’m very motivated by that at work.