We Remember King Curtis

August 13, 1971 – Mr.Curtis Ousley a.k.a. King Curtis, an American rhythm and blues saxophonist was killed aged 37. He is remembered. SELECTED ALBUMS Recorded on March 5–7, 1971, “Live at Fillmore West” is an album by King Curtis with his band The Kingpins who were backing Aretha Franklin. >>...

We remember Freddie King. ‘The King of Texas’

Robert Lockwood Jr. and Little Walter. By 1952 he had started gigged at night and working days in a steel mill (by then he had married a Texas girl, Jessie Burnett). @allmusic : King signed with Atlantic/Cotillion in late 1968, releasing Freddie King Is a Blues Masters the following year...

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Lady Soul’…

...Brown Nat Jones) – 02:09 . 3.People Get Ready (Curtis Mayfield) – 03:42 . 4.Niki Hoeky (Jim Ford, Lolly Vegas, Pat Vegas) – 02:31 . 5.(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman (Gerry Goffin, Carole King, Jerry Wexler) – 02:44 . 6.(Sweet Sweet Baby) Since You’Ve Been Gone (Aretha...

We remember Cornell Dupree. ‘Four Concerts With Cornell Dupree’

...Cornell Dupree‘ are with Les McCann, Various Friends, Stuff and King Curtis plus a bonus Aretha Franklin segment. Enjoy! WATCH READ Track Listing : 1 . The Soul Survivors – Jazzwoche Burghausen 2004 : Things Ain’T What They Used To Be – Bags’ Groove – Tee – Mercy, Mercy, Mercy...

50 Cent releases his debut album ‘Get Rich or Die Tryin” featuring…

9.Blood Hound (Curtis Jackson, Sean Henderson, David Brown) – 04:00 . 10.Back Down (Curtis Jackson, Young, Ron Feemster, Mike Elizondo) – 04:03 . 11.P.I.M.P. (Curtis Jackson, Denaun Porter) – 04:09 . 12.Like My Style (Curtis Jackson, Marvin Bernard, Dana Stinson) – 03:13 . 13.Poor Lil Rich (Curtis Jackson, Michael Clervoix)...

Atlantic publish Roberta Flack’s second album : ‘Chapter Two’…

...Welsch – Strings . Frank Wess – Strings Production : Produced By Joel Dorn . Eumir Deodato, Joel Dorn, Donny Hathaway, King Curtis . Robert Honablue – Engineer . Lewis Hahn – Engineer Arrangements : Eumir Deodato, Joel Dorn, Donny Hathaway, King Curtis Package : Jerry Butler – Liner Notes...

Next Stop : Soul Station

...his drummer brother Melvin climbed on board the James Brown funky soul funk train. Rock Hall : King Curtis began doing session work for R&B and rock and roll artists in the mid-Fifties. One of his most memorable solos, and the one that sealed his reputation as a rock and...

Stax publishes ‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla…

King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla Thomas is a studio album (her fourth and his sixth and final) released on March 16, 1967 by Stax. LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 02:48 . 2.Let Me Be Good To You (Isaac Hayes, David...

Someday My Prince (His Dad, Mum & Sis) Will Come

Come (1.03) . Alcione – Traje de Princesa (2.43) . Ba Cissoko – King Kora (4.51) . Darondo – King’s Man (4.14) . Beenie Man – Dancehall Queen (4.24) . Gil Evans And His Orchestra Featuring David Sanborn – King Porter Stomp (3.46) . Roy Brown – Queen Of Diamonds...

Ice Cube releases ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted,’ his first album…

.... [Samples : “Bust A Move” By Young Mc] . 13.Rollin’ Wit The Lench Mob (E. Sadler) – 03:52 . [Samples : “Memphis Soul Stew” By King Curtis; “Uphill Peace Of Mind” By Kid Dynamite; “Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)” By Parliament; “Givin’ Up Food For Funk” By The J.B.’S; “Rollin’...