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Jon Faddis

Charles Mingus records ‘Mingus at Carnegie Hall,’ a live album for…

Charles Mingus’ ‘The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady’ is a studio album (featuring a single composition divided into four tracks and six movements) recorded on January 20, 1963 and released the same year by Impulse! Track Listing : 1.Track A . Solo Dancer . Stop! Look! And Listen, Sinner Jim Whitney! (Charles Mingus) – […]

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 . […]

Sister Sledge release their third album : ‘We Are Family’ featuring…

Sister Sledge’s ‘We Are Family’ is an album written and produced by Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards and released in January 1979 by Cotillion Records. Track Listing : 1.He’S The Greatest Dancer (Nile Rodgers, Bernard Edwards) – 06:16 . 2.Lost In Music (Nile Rodgers, Bernard Edwards) – 04:52 . 3.Somebody Loves Me (Nile Rodgers, Bernard […]

Warner Bros. publish Jaco Pastorius’ third album :…

Jaco Pastorius ‘Invitation’ is his third album recorded with his Word of Mouth big band and released in December 1983 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Invitation (Bronislaw Kaper) – 06:57 . 2.Amerika (Traditional) – 01:09 . 3.Soul Intro/The Chicken (Pee Wee Ellis, Jaco Pastorius) – 06:49 . 4.Continuum (Jaco Pastorius) – 04:28 . 5.Liberty […]

Stan, Chick, Dizzy et al go to the White House (1982)

December 4, 1982 – American president Ronald Reagan has invited a few top jazz players to the White House – that is Diane Schuur, Stan Getz, Chick Corea, Miroslav Vitouš, Roy Haynes, Dizzy Gillespie, Jon Faddis next to classical violonist Itzhak Perlman – for a private concert More Info

Eric Clapton releases his tenth album : ‘August’ (1986)

Eric Clapton’s ‘August’ is his tenth studio album mostly produced by Phil Collins and released on November 24, 1986 by Duck / Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.It’S In The Way That You Use It (Eric Clapton, Robbie Robertson) – 04:11 . 2.Run (Lamont Dozier) – 03:39 . 3.Tearing Us Apart (Eric Clapton, Greg Phillinganes) […]

Atlantic Records publish ‘Chic,’ their eponymous debut album…

‘Chic’ by Chic is their eponymous debut album (including ‘Dance, Dance, Dance’ & ‘Everybody Dance’) and released on November 22, 1977 by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah) (Edwards, Lehman, Rodgers) (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers, Kenny Lehman) – 08:21 . 2.São Paulo (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers, Kenny Lehman) – 05:01 […]

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’…

James Brown’s ‘Get On the Good Foot’ feat. ‘Cold Sweat’ & ‘Please, Please, Please’ is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2 (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Joe Mims) – 05:44 . 2.The Whole World Needs Liberation (James Brown, Bobby Byrd) – […]

Eric Clapton releases his eleventh album : ‘Journeyman’ featuring…

Eric Clapton’s ‘Journeyman’ is his eleventh studio album produced By Jill Dell’Abate & Russ Titelman and released on November 7 1989 by Duck / Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Pretending (Jerry Lynn Williams) – 04:48 . 2.Anything For Your Love (Williams) – 04:16 . 3.Bad Love (Eric Clapton, Mick Jones) – 05:11 . 4.Running On Faith […]

De-Lite Records publish Kool & the Gang’s ‘Ladies’…

Kool & the Gang’s ‘Ladies’ Night’ is their thirteenth studio album produced by Eumir Deodato and released on September 6, 1979 by De-Lite. Track listing : 1.Ladies’ Night (George Brown, Kool & the Gang) – 06:38 . 2.Got You into My Life (Ronald Bell, Kool & the Gang) – 04:25 . 3.If You Feel Like […]

Jaco Pastorius takes the Word of Mouth Big Band to ‘Aurex Jazz Festival…

During the first week of September 1982, Jaco Pastorius, the Word of Mouth Big Band and a couple of special guests such as Toots Thielemans took part in the “Aurex Jazz Festival” held in three different Japanese venues : Budokan, Tokyo (September 1st), Osaka Festival Hall (September 4th) and Yokohama Stadium (September 5th). Here is […]

CTI publish George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ produced by Creed…

George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ is a studio album produced by Creed Taylor and released on August 23, 1973 by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Dance (George Benson, Pee Wee Ellis) – 10:31 . 2.When Love Has Grown (Donny Hathaway, Gene Mcdaniels) – 05:03 . 3.Plum (George Benson) – 05:31 . 4.Body Talk (George Benson) – 08:20 […]

Paul Simon releases his seventh album : ‘Graceland’ featuring…

Paul Simon’s ‘Graceland’ is his seventh studio album released on August 12, 1986 by Warner Bros. Track listing : 1.The Boy in the Bubble (Forere Motloheloa, Paul Simon) – 03:59 . 2.Graceland (Paul Simon) – 04:48 . 3.I Know What I Know (General MD Shirinda, Paul Simon) – 03:13 . 4.Gumboots (Lulu Masilela, Jonhjon Mkhalali, […]

Atlantic publish Chic’s second album : ‘C’est Chic’…

Chic’s ‘C’est Chic’ feat. ‘Le Freak’ is their second studio album released on August 11, 1978 by Atlantic. Track listing : . 1.Chic Cheer (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) – 04:42 . 2.Le Freak (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) – 05:23 . 3.Savoir Faire (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) – 05:01 . 4.Happy Man (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) […]

Billy Joel releases ‘An Innocent Man,’ his ninth album featuring…

Billy Joel’s ‘An Innocent Man’ feat. ‘Uptown Girl’ is his ninth studio album released on August 8, 1983 by Family Productions/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Easy Money (Billy Joel) – 04:04 . 2.An Innocent Man (Billy Joel) – 05:17 . 3.The Longest Time (Billy Joel) – 03:42 . 4.This Night (Billy Joel, Ludwig Van Beethoven) – […]

CTI publish Eumir Deodato’s ‘Deodato 2’ featuring John Tropea…

Eumir Deodato’s ‘Deodato 2’ is an album recorded with John Tropea & Stanley Clarke and released on July 18, 1973 by Cti. Track Listing : 1.Nights In White Satin (Justin Hayward) – 06:01 . 2.Pavane For A Dead Princess (Maurice Ravel) – 04:08 . 3.Skyscrapers (Eumir Deodato) – 06:40 . 4.Super Strut (Eumir Deodato) – […]