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George Benson

Warner Bros. Records publish George Benson’s album : ‘In…

George Benson’s ‘In Flight’ is an album released on February 4, 1977 by Warner Bros. Records. Track Listing : 1.Nature Boy (Eden Ahbez) – 05:58 . 2.The Wind And I (Ronnie Foster) – 05:04 . 3.The World Is A Ghetto (War) – 09:41 . 4.Gonna Love You More (Morris Albert) – 04:37 . 5.Valdez In […]

George Benson records ‘Beyond the Blue Horizon,’ an album for CTI…

George Benson’s ‘Beyond the Blue Horizon’ is a studio album recorded on February 2-3, 1971 and released the same year by CTI. Track Listing : 1.So What (Miles Davis) – 09:21 . 2.The Gentle Rain (From The Gentle Rain) (Luiz Bonfá, Matt Dubey) – 09:15 . 3.All Clear (George Benson) – 05:29 . 4.Ode To […]

George Benson records ‘In Concert-Carnegie Hall,’ a live album…

George Benson’s ‘In Concert-Carnegie Hall’ is a live album recorded on January 11, 1975, produced by Creed Taylor and released the same year by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Take Five (Paul Desmond)- 05:37 . 2.Summertime (George Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) – 07:24 . 3.Gone George Benson) – 10:28 . 4.Sky Dive (Freddie Hubbard) – 06:57 . […]

Warner Bros. publish George Benson’s album : ’20/20′ (1985)

George Benson’s ’20/20′ is a studio album released on January 7, 1985 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.No One Emotion (Tommy Keane, Clif Magness, Mark Mueller) – 03:55 . 2.Please Don’T Walk Away (James Newton Howard, Steve Lukather) – 03:51 . 3.I Just Wanna Hang Around You (Danny Sembello, Michael Sembello) – 04:41 . […]

George Benson records ‘Breezin” an album produced By Tommy Lipuma…

George Benson’s ‘Breezin” is an album produced By Tommy Lipuma, recorded on January 6, 7 & 8, 1976 and released the same year by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Breezin’ (Bobby Womack) – 05:40 . 2.This Masquerade (Leon Russell) – 08:03 . 3.Six To Four (Phil Upchurch) – 05:06 . 4.Affirmation (José Feliciano) – 07:01 […]

This week In Soul 01

Gladys Knight & The Pips, Aretha Franklin & Lou Rawls, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Booker T. & The MG’S, Edwin Starr, James Brown, Loose Ends, Sister Sledge, The Supremes, Tina Turner, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, George Benson. They are the 12 Soul Artists selected among the 120 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are […]

Stanley Turrentine records for CTI ‘Sugar,’ an album with Freddie…

Stanley Turrentine’s ‘Sugar’ is an album recorded mainly during November 1970 with among others, Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, Ron Carter, … and released In 1971 By CTI. Track Listing : 1.Sugar (Stanley Turrentine) – 10:03 . 2.Sunshine Alley (Butch Cornell) – 10:48 . 3.Impressions (John Coltrane) – 14:14 . 4.Gibraltar (Stanley Turrentine) – 9:35 Pete […]

Warner Bros. publish Chaka Khan’s seventh album : ‘CK’ (1988)

Chaka Khan’s ‘CK’ is her seventh (the first without Arif Mardin) studio album released on November 22, 1988 by Warner Bros. Records. Track Listing : 1.Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’M Yours) (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright, Lula Mae Hardaway, Lee Garrett) – 04:45 . 2.Soul Talkin’ (Brenda Russell) – 04:15 . 3.It’S My Party (Womack & Womack) […]

Freddie Hubbard records ‘Straight Life’ with Joe Henderson, Herbie…

Freddie Hubbard’s ‘Straight Life’ is a soul/funk influenced jazz album recorded on November 16, 1970 with Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, George Benson , Ron Carter, Jack Dejohnette and more and released in January 1971 By Cti. Track Listing : 1.Straight Life (Hubbard) – 17:30 . 2.Mr. Clean (Weldon Irvine) – 13:37 . 3.Here’S That Rainy […]

George Benson records the album ‘Shape of Things to Come’ produced…

George Benson’s ‘Shape of Things to Come’ is a studio album (his first to be produced by Creed Taylor) recorded on August 27 & October 22, 1968 and released in 1969 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Footin’ It (George Benson, Don Sebesky) – 04:23 . 2.Face It Boy, It’S Over (Andy Badale, Frank Stanton) – […]

Warner Bros. publish Chaka Khan’s debut solo album : ‘Chaka’…

Chaka Khan’s ‘Chaka’ is her debut solo album released on October 12, 1978. Track Listing : 1.I’M Every Woman (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) – 04:05 . 2.Love Has Fallen On Me (Lloyd Webber, Charles Stepney) – 04:52 . 3.Roll Me Through The Rushes (David Lasley, Lana Marrano) – 04:42 . 4.Sleep On It (Andrew Kastner, […]

Benson Strictly Guitar

This Day (but in 2011), George Benson releases “Guitar Man” a mostly instrumental album. Now, guitar players are great on CD, but they are even better on video. By the simple fact that you can watch their fingers. (No you cannot on a CD).So we have compiled a “Benson Strictly Guitar” video playlist featuring a […]

Concord publish George Benson’s ‘Guitar Man’ (2011)

George Benson’s ‘Guitar Man’ is a studio album featuring jazz and pop standards and released on October 4, 2011 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Tenderly (Jack Lawrence, Walter Gross) – 02:01 . 2.I Want To Hold Your Hand (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) – 05:10 . 3.My Cherie Amour (Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Stevie Wonder) – […]