I love music for many reasons.  But one of those reasons is because it gives me inspiration to innovate.  Music has a way of helping to make me see things differently.

These are my top ten inspirational tunes for TODAY, maybe not tomorrow.

  1. Beastie Boys – The Mix Up (album)
  2. WuTang – Slow BluesThink Differently
  3. Beck – Sunday Sun and Little OneMorning Phase (album)
  4. Tribe Called Qwest – We got the Jazz
  5. Herbie Handcock – Rockit
  6. The Chemical Brothers – Believe, Marvo Ging
  7. Van Halen – Dreams
  8. Dizzy Gillespe –  Jazz Masters 10 (album)
  9. Various Artists – 66 Most Beautiful Opera Arias (album)
  10. Metallica – Master of Puppets (album)
  11. Notorious B.I.G. Who shot Ya (instrumental)
  12. Q-Tip – The Q-Tip Tape Vol. 1 (album)

What are your favorite tunes to innovate to?