Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s eighth album : ‘Lives in the Balance’ (1986)

Jackson Browne's 'Lives in the Balance' is his eighth album self-produced and released on February 18, 1986 by AsylumTrack Listing : 1.For America (Jackson Browne) - 05:13 . 2.Soldier Of Plenty (Jackson Browne) - 04:37 . 3.In The Shape Of A Heart (Jackson Browne) - 05:41 . 4.Candy(Greg Copeland, Wally Stocker) - 04:12 . 5.Lawless Avenues(Jackson Browne, Jorge Calderón) - 05:40 . 6.Lives In The…

Nelly Furtado releases her third album mostly produced by Timbaland : ‘Loose’ featuring ‘Promiscuous’ and ‘Say It Right’ (2006)

Nelly Furtado's 'Loose' is her third studio album produced mostly by Timbaland and released on June 20, 2006 by Interscope.1 . Maneater (US Version) (Official Video) 2 . Maneater (Sprint Session) 3 . Promiscuous (Official Video, w/ Timbaland) 4 . Promiscuous (Live) 5 . Glow (The Roxy) 6 . Glow 7 . No Hay Igual (w/ Residente Calle 13) (Official Video) 8 . No Hay Igual (The Roxy) 9 . Te Busqué…

Atlantic publish ‘Alannah Myles’ by Alannah Myles featuring ‘Black Velvet’ (1989)

'Alannah Myles' feat. 'Black Velvet' is her self-titled debut album released on March 28, 1989 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Still Got This Thing (Christopher Ward) - 04:37 . 2.Love Is (Christopher Ward, David Tyson) - 03:40 . 3.Black Velvet (Christopher Ward, David Tyson) - 04:47 . 4.Rock This Joint (Christopher Ward) - 04:02 . 5.Lover Of Mine (Alannah Myles, Christopher Ward, David Tyson, Kit…

Milt Jackson begins the recording ‘Goodbye,’ an album for CTI (1972)

Milt Jackson's 'Goodbye' is an album recorded on December 12, 1972 and December, 1973 with various top class musicians and released in 1974 By Cti.Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E. Y. Harburg, Burton Lane) - 05:50 . 2.S.K.J. (Milt Jackson) - 06:47 . 3.Opus De Funk (Horace Silver) - 06:46 . 4.Detour Ahead (Lou Carter, Herb Ellis, Johnny Frigo) - 08:00 . 5.Goodbye (Gordon Jenkins) - 09:21 Pete…

Red Star publish ‘Suicide,’ Alan Vega and Martin Rev a.k.a. Suicide debut album (1977)

Suicide' is their eponymous debut studio album fully written by members Alan Vega and Martin Rev, produced by Craig Leon and Marty Thau and released in December 1977 on Red StarTrack Listing : 1.Ghost Rider (Alan Vega, Martin Rev) - 02:34 . 2.Rocket U.S.A. (Alan Vega, Martin Rev) - 04:16 . 3.Cheree (Alan Vega, Martin Rev) - 03:42 . 4.Johnny (Alan Vega, Martin Rev) - 02:11 . 5.Girl (Alan Vega,…

Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s second album : ‘For Everyman’ (1973)

Jackson Browne's 'For Everyman' is his second album released in October 1973 by Asylum. Track Listing : 1.Take It Easy (Jackson Brown, Glenn Frey) – 3:39 . 2.Our Lady Of The Well (Jackson Browne) - 03:51 . 3.Colors Of The Sun (Jackson Browne) - 04:26 . 4.I Thought I Was A Child (Jackson Browne) - 03:43 . 5.These Days (Jackson Browne) - 04:41 . 6.Redneck Friend (Jackson Browne) - 03:56 . 7.The…

Eric Clapton records ‘One More Car, One More Rider,’ live at the Staples Center in Los Angeles (2001)

Eric Clapton's 'One More Car, One More Rider' is a double live album recorded on August 18 & 19, 2001 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and released on November 5, 2002 by Duck / Reprise.1 . Reptile (Official Live Video) 2 . Got You On My Mind (2001, Japan) 3 . Tears In Heaven 4 . Change The World (Live) 5 . My Father's Eyes (Official Video) 6 . Goin' Down Slow (Budokan; 1997) 7 . She's…

MCA publish Mary J. Blige’s fourth album : ‘Mary’ (1999)

Mary J. Blige's 'Mary' is her fourth studio album, released on August 17, 1999 by MCA.1 . All That I Can Say 2 . All That I Can Say (On "Leno") 3 . Deep Inside 4 . Deep Inside (Live) 5 . Your Child (Live, The House Of Blues) 6 . Your Child (Live) 7 . No Happy Holiday (Live, 1998) 8 . No Happy Hoildays (Live) 9 . The Love I Never Had 10 . Give Me You Track Listing : 1.All That I Can Say (Lauryn…

Quincy Jones releases ‘Back on the Block’ recorded with famous jazz, soul and hip-hop artists (1989)

Quincy Jones's 'Back on the Block' is a studio album released on August 8, 1989 by Qwest and featuring many famous artists : Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul, Ice-T, Big Daddy Kane, Sarah Vaughan, Dizzy Gillespie, George Benson, Luther Vandross, Dionne Warwick, Barry White, Chaka Khan, Take 6, Bobby McFerrin, Al Jarreau, Al B. Sure!, James Ingram, El DeBarge, Ray Charles and more.1 .…

Nonesuch publish Randy Newman’s eleventh album : ‘Dark Matter’ (2017)

Randy Newman 's 'Dark Matter' is his eleventh studio album released on August 4, 2017 by Nonesuch.1 . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert 2 . Putin (Official Video) 3 . Sonny Boy 4 . It's A Jungle Out There (Hollywood in Vienna, 2014) 5 . She Chose Me (Electric Lady Sessions) 6 . Takes On Politics With His New Album (HBO) Track Listing : . 1.The Great Debate (Randy Newman) - 08:09 . 2.Brothers (Randy…

Chic release their third studio album ‘Risqué’ featuring ‘Good Times’ (1979)

Chic's 'Risqué' is their third studio album featuring Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers and released on July 30, 1979 by Atlantic. 1 . Good Times (Budokan, 1996) 2 . My Feet Keep Dancing (1979) Track listing : . 1.Good Times (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 08:08 . 2.A Warm Summer Night (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 06:10 . 3.My Feet Keep Dancing (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) -…

Lionel Richie releases his third solo album : ‘Dancing on the Ceiling’ featuring ‘Say You, Say Me’ (1986)

Lionel Richie's 'Dancing on the Ceiling' is his third solo album released before he takes a ten years hiatus on July 15, 1986 by Motown.1 . Dancing On The Ceiling (Paris, 2007) 2 . Dancing On The Ceiling 3 . Sela 4 . Ballerina Girl 5 . Love Will Conquer All 6 . Say You Say Me 7 . Say You Say Me (Live) 8 . Say You Say Me (Symphonica In Rosso) Track Listing : 1.Dancing On The Ceiling (Mike…

Columbia record Duke Ellington and his band at the Newport Jazz Festival for ‘Ellington at Newport’ (1956)

'Ellington at Newport' is a live album by Duke Ellington and his band recorded on July 7, 1956 at the Newport Jazz Festival and released the same year by Columbia.1 . Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue (Newport 1956) 2 . Diminuendo & Crescendo In Blue (w/ Paul Gonsalves) Track Listing : 1.Festival Junction (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn) - 10:08 . 2.Blues To Be There (Duke Ellington, Billy…

A&M / CTI release Quincy Jones’ ‘Walking in Space’ featuring ‘Killer Joe’ (1969)

Quincy Jones' 'Walking in Space' feat. 'Killer Joe' is a studio album recorded on June 18 & 19, 1969 and released in 1969 by A&M/Cti..1 . Killer Joe (Quincy Jones 80th Birtay, 2013) Track Listing : 1.Dead End (Galt Macdermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) - 04:05 . 2.Walking In Space (Galt Macdermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) – 12:06 . 3.Killer Joe (Benny Golson) - 05:12 . 4.Love And Peace…

Columbia publish Herbie Hancock’s ‘Sunlight’ recorded with Tony Williams and Jaco Pastorius (1978)

Herbie Hancock's 'Sunlight' is an album recorded with Tony Williams and Jaco Pastorius and released on June 15, 1978 by Columbia.1 . I Thought It Was You Track Listing : 1.I Thought It Was You (Herbie Hancock, Melvin Ragin, Jeffrey Cohen) – 08:56 . 2.Come Running To Me (Herbie Hancock, Allee Willis) – 08:25 . 3.Sunlight (Herbie Hancock) - 07:12 . 4.No Means Yes (Herbie Hancock) - 06:21 . 5.Good…

Lil Wayne releases ‘Tha Carter III,’ his sixth album featuring ‘Lollipop’ (2008)

Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter III' feat. 'Lollipop' is his sixth studio album released on June 10, 2008 by Cash Money / Universal Motown.1 . Mr Carter (w/ Jay-Z, Live 06/2013) 2 . A Milli (MTV) 3 . Got Money (w/ T-Pain, Official Music Video) 4 . Got Money (w/ T-Pain, Live 2010) 5 . Let the beat build (MTV 2011) 6 . Shoot me Down 7 . Shoot me Down (unplugged) 8 . Lollipop (w/ Static, Official Music…

Virgin Records publish Scritti Politti’s second album : ‘Cupid & Psyche 85’ (1985)

Scritti Politti's 'Cupid & Psyche 85' is their second album co-produced with Arif Mardin and released on June 10, 1985 by Virgin Records.1 . Absolute (The Lexington London 2012) 2 . The Word Girl (Lexington London 2012) 3 . The Word Girl 4 . Lover To Fall 5 . Wood Beez 6 . Wood Beez (Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, 03.08.12) 7 . Hypnotize (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.The Word Girl (Green…

We remember Billy Preston. ‘Billy the Fith’

This day (June 6, 2006), in Scottsdale, Arizona, died William Everett Billy Preston a.k.a Billy Preston, a musician whose work often nicknamed The Fifth BeatleTracklist : 1 . w/ Michael McDonald - I Was Made to Love Her (2005) 2 . w/ Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, Tom Petty - My sweet lord (2002) 3 . Nothing From Nothing (1987) 4 . w/ Patti LaBelle, Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful…

J Records publish Alicia Keys’ debut album : ‘Songs in A Minor’ featuring ‘Fallin” (2001)

Alicia Keys' 'Songs in A Minor' is her debut studio album (featuring only one song 'Jane Doe' in the key of A minor) released on June 5, 2001 by J Records .1 . Girlfriend (2002 NBA All Star Weekend) 2 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Later With Jools Holland) 3 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Official HD Video) 4 . Fallin' (Official HD Video) 5 . Fallin (Manchester Cathedral) 6 . Troubles (Live) 7 .…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 22/52

Jeff Buckley, The Smashing Pumpkins, Noel Gallagher, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Michael Jackson, The Smashing Pumpkins, Kylie Minogue, The Rolling Stones, Bad Religion, Alanis Morissette, Bruce Springsteen, blink~182

Def Jam publish Rihanna’s third album : ‘Good Girl Gone Bad’ featuring ‘Umbrella’ & ‘Don’t Stop the Music’ (2007)

Rihanna's 'Good Girl Gone Bad' feat. 'Umbrella' &'Don't Stop the Music' is her third studio album released on May 31, 2007 by Def Jam /SRP Records.1 . Umbrella (Orange Version) (Official Music Video, w/ JAY-Z) 2 . Umbrella (Pepsi Smash) 3 . Don't Stop The Music 4 . Breakin' Dishes (Control Room) 5 . Breakin' Dishes (BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend 2007) 6 . Shut Up and Drive (AOL Sessions) 7 .…

Capitol Records release Tina Turner’s fifth solo album : ‘Private Dancer’ featuring ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It’ (1984)

Tina Turner's 'Private Dancer' is her fifth (and best-selling) solo album released on May 29, 1984 By Capitol Records.1 . I Might Have Been Queen 2 . What's love got to do with it 3 . Show Some Respect/ It's Only Love (Rio '88) 4 . Private Dancer (Official Video) 5 . Let's stay together (Birmingham NEC) 6 . Steel Claw Track Listing : 1.I Might Have Been Queen (Jeanette Obstoj, Rupert Hine, Jamie…

Mercury release Rod Stewart’s third album : ‘Every Picture Tells a Story’ featuring ‘Maggie May’ (1971)

Rod Stewart's 'Every Picture Tells a Story' is his third studio album released in May 1971 by Mercury.Track Listing : 1.Every Picture Tells A Story (Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood) - 06:01 . 2.Seems Like A Long Time (Theodore Anderson) - 04:02 . 3.That'S All Right (Arthur Crudup) - 03:59 . 4.Amazing Grace (Traditional, Rod Stewart) - 02:03 . 5.Tomorrow Is A Long Time (Bob Dylan) - 03:43 . 6.Henry…

Last week In Visual Artists 06

Patrick Demarchelier, Jonathan Mannion, Mila Furstova, Andrew Zuckerman, Jeremy Cowart, Roger Dean, Mike Salisbury, Bruce Weber, Sir Peter Blake, Jerry Schatzberg, Alan Aldridge, . They are the 11 Visual Artists selected among the 196 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Patrick Demarchelier - Fashion Story: The Outstanding…

Joe Bonamassa releases his tenth album : ‘Driving Towards the Daylight’ (2012)

Joe Bonamassa's 'Driving Towards the Daylight' is his tenth studio album, released on May 22, 2012 by Jr Records.. Track Listing : 1.Dislocated Boy (Joe Bonamassa) - 06:40 . 2.Stones In My Passway (Robert Johnson) - 03:58 . 3.Driving Towards The Daylight (Joe Bonamassa, Danny Kortchmar) - 04:50 . 4.Who'S Been Talking? (Chester Burnett) - 03:28 . 5.I Got All You Need (Willie Dixon) - 03:04 . 6.A…

Moby releases ‘Play,’ his fifth studio album featuring ‘Porcelain’ and ‘Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?’ (1999)

Moby's 'Play' is his fifth studio album featuring 'Porcelain' and 'Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?' and released on May 17, 1999 by Mute / V2 Records. Track Listing : 1.Honey (Moby, Bessie Jones, Alan Lomax) - 03:27 . . 2.Find My Baby (Moby, Willie Jones, Lomax) - 03:58 . . 3.Porcelain (Moby) - 04:01 . 4.Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad? (Moby) - 04:23 . 5.South Side (Moby) - 03:48 . 6.Rushing…

This week In Singing Ladies 20/52

Esperanza Spalding, China Forbes, Lady Gaga, Adele, Alanis Morissette, Agnes Obel, Mary J. Blige, Shakira, Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson, Mariza, Joss Stone

Dire Straits release their fifth album : ‘Brothers in Arms’ including ‘Money for Nothing’ (1985)

Dire Straits' 'Brothers in Arms' feat. 'Money for Nothing' is their fifth studio album released on May 13, 1985 by Vertigo Records.Track Listing : 1.So Far Away (Mark Knopfler) - 05:12 . 2.Money For Nothing(Mark Knopfler, Sting) - 08:26 . 3.Walk Of Life (Mark Knopfler) - 04:12 . 4.Your Latest Trick (Mark Knopfler) - 06:33 . 5.Why Worry (Mark Knopfler) - 08:31 . 6.Ride Across The River (Mark…

Three Concerts with Greg Phillinganes

Keyboardist extraordinaire, Greg Phillinganes, who turns 65 today - Happy Birthday BTW - , has been for 40 years a "top session musician".Very much in demand, Greg has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on //go.rvm.pm/phillinganes).The 'Three Concerts with Greg Phillinganes' are with Eric Clapton, Michael Jackson & Toto plus one interview bonus.…

Happy Birthday Burt Bacharach. ‘Anyone Who Has A Burt’

This day (May 12, 1928), in Kansas City, Missouri, is born Burt Bacharach, an American pianist, composer and music producer. Digest Tracklist : That's What Friends Are For (Glastonbury 2015) . Walk On By & A Little Prayer (2009) . Any Day Now (2008) . w/ Adele - Baby It'S You (2008) . w/ Rufus Wainwright - Kentucky bluebird (2005) . w/ Ronald Isley - Alfie (2004) . w/ Dionne Warwick -…

Bill Withers releases ‘Still Bill’ featuring ‘Lean on Me’ & ‘Use Me’ (1972)

Bill Withers's 'Still Bill' feat. 'Lean on Me' & 'Use Me' is his second studio album released in May 1972 by Sussex.Track Listing : 1.Lonely Town, Lonely Street (Bill Withers) - 03:42 . 2.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) - 02:41 . 3.Who Is He (And What Is He To You)? (Bill Withers, Stanley Mckenny) - 03:13 . 4.Use Me (Bill Withers) - 03:45 . 5.Lean On Me (Bill Withers) - 04:17 . 6.Kissing…

We all remember Ben E. King. ‘For A Day’

This day (April 30, 2015), in Teaneck, New Jersey, died Ben E. King, an American soul singer.Digest Tracklist : Stand By Me . Save The Last Dance For Me (2012) . Spanish Harlem . This Magic Morment . w/ Juke - Money Honey (1987) . It'S Amazing (1968) . Tracklist : Stand By Me . Spanish Harlem . This Magic Moment . Amor . Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow . I (Who Have Nothing) . Supernatural Thing…

Mary J. Blige releases her third album ‘Share My World’ featuring ‘Love Is All We Need’ (1997)

Mary J. Blige's 'Share My World' is her third studio album released on April 22, 1997 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.Intro (Poke & Tone, Rich Nice) - 01:21 . 2.I Can Love You (Mary J. Blige, Latonya Blige-Dacosta, Rodney Jerkins, Kimberly Jones, Carlos Brody, Mashiem Myrick) - 04:54 . 3.Love Is All We Need (Blige, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Nasir Jones, Rick James) - 04:16 . 4.Round And Round…

Chaka Khan releases ‘What Cha’ Gonna Do for Me,’ her third album produced by Arif Mardin (1981)

Chaka Khan's 'What Cha' Gonna Do for Me' is her third solo album produced by Arif Mardin and released on April 15, 1981 y Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.We Can Work It Out (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:43 . 2.What Cha' Gonna Do For Me (Ned Doheny, Hamish Stuart) - 03:54 . 3.I Know You, I Live You (Chaka Khan, Arif Mardin) - 04:29 . 4.Any Old Sunday (Andy Fraser, Danny Ironstone, Linda Mccrary,…

Modern Jazz Quartet record their ‘European Concert’ album in Sweden (1960)

Modern Jazz Quartet's 'European Concert' is a live album recorded on April 11, 12 & 13, 1960 in Sweden and released In 1962 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Django (John Lewis) - 05:32 . 2.Bluesology (Milt Jackson) - 04:39 . 3.I Should Care (Sammy Cahn, Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston) - 05:33 . 4.La Ronde (John Lewis) - 03:07 . 5.I Remember Clifford (Benny Golson, Jon Hendricks) - 05:15 .…

Def Jam publish Public Enemy’s third album : ‘Fear Of A Black Planet’ (1990)

Public Enemy's 'Fear of a Black Planet' is their third studio album featuring 'Fight the Power' and produced by The Bomb Squad and released on April 10, 1990, by Def Jam / ColumbiaTrack Listing : 1.Contract On The World Love Jam (Keith Shocklee, Eric Sadler, Carl Ridenhour) - 01:44 . 2.Brothers Gonna Work It Out (Keith Shocklee, Eric Sadler, Carl Ridenhour) - 05:07 . 3.911 Is A Joke (William…

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

This day (April 9, 1945), in Irondequoit, New York, is born Steve Gadd, an American session and studio drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Hermine Deurloo (2020) . w/ Blicher & Hemmer - Up Close (2019) . Can't turn you loose (2018) . w/ Chick Corea (Blue note NYC 2016) . Way Back Home (2015) . w/ Buddy Rich Big Band - Unknown . w/ James Taylor - Your Smiling Face (2012) . w/ Friends - Caravan…