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Imagine

Sarah Vaughan ends the recording of ‘A Time in My Life’ (1971)

Sarah Vaughan’s ‘A Time in My Life’ is a studio album (arranged by Ernie Wilkins and recorded between November 16 and 26, 1971 and released in 1972 By Mainstream. Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) (Marvin Gaye, James Nyx) – 04:08 . 2.Imagine (John Lennon) – 04:36 . 3.Sweet Gingerbread Man […]

Happy Birthday Neil Young. ‘Young Forever’

This day (November 12, 1945), in Toronto, Canada, is born Neil Percival Young simply known as Neil Young , Canadian musician, singer-songwriter, activist, member of Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young before embarking in a long solo carreer

Singing Lennon

To Celebrate John Lennon, would have turned 78 today, we have selected twelve solo artists or bands who have covered his compositions. They are Kat Edmonson, Lou Reed, Bryan Ferry, David Gilmour, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Arcade Fire, Juanes, , Marianne Faithfull, Ringo Starr, Al Green, Queen, Paul Weller Here, they are reunited in one glorious […]

We remember Toots Thielemans. ‘Toots, 94, Une (dernière) Fois’

This day (August 22, 2016), in Brussels, Belgium, died Jean-Baptiste Frédéric Isidor, Baron Thielemans a.k.a Toots Thielemans, a Belgian jazz musician well known for his guitar and harmonica playing as well as his whistling. Thielemans is credited as one of the greatest harmonica players of the 20th century.

Peter Gabriel – Big Timer

This day (February 13, 1950), in Chobham, Surrey, England, is born Peter Brian Gabriel simply known as Peter Gabriel, English singer and songwriter , best known as original singer with Genesis before going solo and co-founding the WOMAD festival