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Smokey Robinson

This week In Soul Artists 06

Al Jarreau, Randy Crawford, Irma Thomas, Cissy Houston, Whitney Houston, Thelma Houston, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross & the Supremes , Teddy Pendergrass, Frankie Beverly & Raw Soul, Maceo Parker, Charlie Wilson. They are the 12 Soul Artists selected among the 173 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

Singing With Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Crow whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Grace Potter, Kid Rock, Vince Gill, Pat Benatar , Lukas Nelson, James Taylor, Jackson Browne, David Crosby, Chris Stapleton, Brandon Flowers, Tony Bennett, Smokey […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Soul ’69’…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Soul ’69’ is an album of cover material released on January 17, 1969 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Ramblin’ (Maybelle Smith) – 03:10 . 2.Today I Sing The Blues (Curtis Lewis) – 04:25 . 3.River’S Invitation (Percy Mayfield) – 02:40 . 4.Pitiful (Rosie Marie Mccoy, Charlie Singleton) – 03:04 . 5.Crazy He Calls […]

Tamla publish ‘Smokey Robinson & The Miracles LIVE!’ recorded…

‘Smokey Robinson & The Miracles LIVE!’ is their second live album recorded in 1968 at The Roostertail, Detroit, Michigan and released on January 6, 1969 by Tamla. Track Listing : 1.Once In A Lifetime/You And The Night And The Music (Leslie Bricusse, Howard Dietz, Anthony Newley, Arthur Schwartz) – 03:31 . 2.I Second That Emotion […]

Singing With George Michael

George Michael, who passed away today two years ago, has performed with, beside his Wham! colleague, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : James Corden, Elton John, Paul Young , Elton John , Queen , Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, Mutya Buena, Whitney […]

Motown publish The Jackson 5’s debut album : ‘Diana Ross Presents…

‘Diana Ross Presents the Jackson 5’ is the debut album of The Jackson 5 featuring Michael Jackson as lead singer, released on December 18, 1969 by Motown. Track Listing : 1.Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah (Ray Gilbert, Allie Wrubel) – 03:18 . 2.Nobody (The Corporation) – 02:54 . 3.I Want You Back (The Corporation) – 03:04 . 4.Can You […]

Aloe, Jojo, Ledisi et al pay tribute to Smokey Robinson (2016)

November 16, 2015 – Aloe Blacc, Gallant, CeeLo Green, JoJo, Ledisi, Tegan Marie, Kip Moore, BeBe Winans and more with Samuel L. Jackson as host and Greg Phillinganes as music director will join forces at the Gershwin Prize Awards honoring Smokey Robinson at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. More Info

Gordy publish Temptations’ third album : ‘The Temptin’…

The Temptin’ Temptations’ is their third studio album released on November 1, 1965 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.Since I Lost My Baby (Warren “Pete” Moore, Smokey Robinson) – 02:51 . 2.The Girl’S Alright With Me (Eddie Holland, Eddie Kendricks, Norman Whitfield) – 02:49 . 3.Just Another Lonely Night (Ivy Jo Hunter, William “Mickey” Stevenson) […]

Motown publish The Supremes’ second album : ‘Where Did Our Love…

The Supremes’ ‘Where Did Our Love Go’ is their second studio album released on August 31, 1964 by Motown. Track listing : 1.Where Did Our Love Go (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Eddie Holland) – 02:35 . 2.Run, Run, Run (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Eddie Holland) – 02:23 . 3.Baby Love (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Eddie […]

Singing With Aretha Franklin

During her long career, Aretha Franklin, who just passed away has duetted with several colleagues. We have selected fourteen of them : Dennis Edwards, Ronald Isley, Luther Vandross, Smokey Robinson, Lou Rawls, The Blues Brothers , Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, George Michael, Michael McDonald, Annie Lennox, Mariah Carey, Keith Richards, Whoopi Goldberg Here, they are […]

Motown publish Michael Jackson’s second solo album : ‘Ben’…

Michael Jackson’s ‘Ben’ is his second studio album recorded while he was still a member of The Jackson 5 and released on August 4, 1972 by Motown. Track listing : 1.Ben (Walter Scharf, Don Black) – 02:44 . 2.Greatest Show on Earth (Mel Larson, Jerry Marcellino) – 02:48 . 3.People Make the World Go ‘Round […]