Loud is the fifth studio album by Barbadian singer Rihanna. It was released on November 12, 2010, by Def Jam Recordings and SRP Records. It was recorded between February and August 2010, during the singer's Last Girl on Earth Tour and the filming of her first feature film Battleship. The record features several guest vocalists, including rappers Drake, Nicki Minaj and Eminem, who is featured on the sequel to "Love the Way You Lie", titled "Love the Way You Lie (Part II)". The album was a commercial success internationally; it debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 chart. The album entered the Canadian, Swiss and UK album charts at number one…
When Jimmy Barnes, Steve Morse, Bob Daisley, Lee Kerslake and Don Airey came together in late 2003 to record their debut self titled album, 'Living Loud', little did they know what level of interest this would attract. In early 2004, websites and press around the world celebrated the formation of rock's latest supergroup and eagerly awaited the release of their album.
Buddha and Christ, perhaps the two most pivotal figures in the history of humankind, each left behind a legacy of teachings and practices that have shaped the lives of billions of people over the course of two millennia. If they were to meet on the road today, what would each think of the other's spiritual views and practices?
In this classic text for spiritual seekers, Thich Nhat Hanh explores the crossroads of compassion and holiness at which the two traditions meet, and he reawakens our understanding of both.