Herbie Hancock releases ‘Possibilities,’ his forty-fifth album featuring John Mayer, Stevie Wonder, Christina Aguilera, Angélique Kidjo, Annie Lennox, Joss Stone, Carlos Santana, Paul…

<pHerbie Hancock's 'Possibilities' is his forty-fifth studio (featuring a myriad of famous guests) album released on August 29, 2005 by Vector/Hear Music.Track listing : 1.Stitched Up (Herbie Hancock, John Mayer) - 05:27 . 2.Safiatou (Harold Alexander) - 05:25 . 3.A Song for You (Leon Russell) - 07:05 . 4.I Do It for Your Love (Paul Simon) - 05:58 . 5.Hush, Hush, Hush (Paula Cole) - 04:46 .…

Happy Birthday Angelique Kidjo. ‘Got My Kidjo Workin’

This day (July 14, 1960 ), in Ouidah, Benin, is born Angelique Kidjo, a Beninoise singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : w/ Yemi Alade - Shekere . La Vida Es Un Carnaval (2019) . Born Under Punches (2018) . w/ Terrence Blanchard A Change Is Gonna Come (2016) . Pata Pata (2016) . Cambridge folk festival (2012) . Batonga . Move On Up . w/ Alicia Keys - Afrika (2009) . w/ Carlos Santana - Pearls…

Angélique Kidjo gives a funky African reading of a Talking Heads’ milestone. ‘And you may find yourself in another part of the world’

Angélique Kidjo' s 'Remain In Light' is her thirteenth studio album (a take-on the 1980 Talking Heads' album) produced by Jeff Bhasker, featuring Nigerian drummer Tony Allen, Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend frontman, etc. and released on June 8, 2018 by Kravenworks(Source Angélique Kidjo - Remain In Light | Official Site)Drowned In Sound proves a real triumph mining an emotional resonance not…

Singing Talking Heads

Cage The Elephant, Bonnie Raitt, The Lumineers, Widespread Panic, The Motet, Antibalas, The Roots, David Byrne, St Vincent, Angelique Kidjo, Mavis Staples, Yonder Mountain String Band, Florence and the Machine, Lotus

Happy Birthday Marcus Miller. ‘Marcus Imperator’

This day (June 14, 1959), in Brooklyn, New York, is born Marcus Miller, an American bass player, composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : 1 . Trip Trap & Bitches Brew (2020) 2 . Laid Black (2019) 3 . w/ Kinga Glyck - Blast (2018) 4 . w/ Tom Ibarra - Tutu (2016) 5 . Solo (2013) 6 . Tightrope (2012) 7 . Blast (2008) 8 . Jean Pierre (2008) 9 . Come Together (2007) 10 . Bruce Lee…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°332 – New Music Videos

Bulova . Sarodj, Candy Flow, Sofi Tukker, Zuchu, Ovi . Kim Loaiza, Lali, Alok, Elephant Man, Angelique Kidjo, Sigala, One N' Only They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Bulova . Pa' Donde E' More by the same .…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 06/52

Angélique Kidjo . Buddy Guy, Paul Simon . Chris Thile, Post Malone . Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sharon Stone . Aerosmith, Slash . Carole King, Marianne Faithfull . Bill Frisell, Candy Dulfer . Trijntje Oosterhuis, Dionne Warwick . Chuck Jackson, Norah Jones, Willie Nelson . Wynton Marsalis, Gregory Porter . Laura Mvula, Paul McCartney, Joe Walsh . Diana Krall, Lou Rawls . Stanley TurrentineThey are…

Singing With Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has performed with . myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them. They are . John Mayer, James Bay, Brandi Carlile, Jack White, Eve, Stevie Wonder, Oumou Sangaré, Angelique Kidjo, Rob Thomas , Andra Day, Jay Z, Queen Latifah, Kathleen Battle Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

We remember Hugh Masekela. ‘Just Hugh’

This day (January 23, 2018), in Johannesburg, died Hugh Ramopolo Masekela, a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer, and singer. Tracklist : Musicport Festival (2011) . Makoti . Melafestivalen (2010) . Hugh Masekela & Jabu Nkosi Ashiko - Sa Jazz Maestros . Conversations With Felicia . w/ Miriam Makeba - South Africa Freedom Song . Mandela (Bring Him Back Home)…

Happy Birthday Lizz Wright. ‘The Gospel According To Lizz’

This day (January 22, 1980), in Hahira, Georgia (USA), is born Lizz Wright, an American jazz/R&B singer.Tracklist : Blessed the Brave (2020) . Strange Fruit (2019) . Blue Rose (2018) . Seems I’m Never Tired Lovin’ You (2017) . w/ hr-Bigband - Summertime (2016) . Salt (2015) . w/ Raul Midon - Stop (2012) . When I Fall (2011) . Amazing Grace (2011) . My Heart . Speak Your Heart (2008) . w/…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 03/52

Roger Waters . Eric Clapton, Tommy Emmanuel . John Knowles, Ryuichi Sakamoto . Caetano Veloso, Junior Walker . Buddy Miles, Etta James . Chuck Berry, Beth Hart . Joe Bonamassa, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass Elliot . Elton John, Mick Taylor . Jack Bruce, Joe Perry, Slash . Johnny Depp, Bono . Johnny Depp, Brandi Carlile . Audioslave, Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves . Lizz WrightThey are the 12…

Arista publish Santana’s eighteenth album : ‘Shaman’ featuring ‘The Game of Love’ with Michelle Branch and ‘Why Don’t You & I’ with Alex Band…

Santana's 'Shaman' is their eighteenth studio album released on October 22, 2002 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.Adouma (Angelique Kidjo, Jean Hebrail) - 04:15 . 2.Nothing At All (Rob Thomas, Cori Rooney) - 04:28 . 3.The Game Of Love (Gregg Alexander, Rick Nowels) - 04:15 . 4.You Are My Kind (Rob Thomas) - 04:19 . 5.Amoré (Sexo) (Macy Gray, Lester Mendez, Dallas Austin, Javier Vazquez) - 03:51 . 6.Foo…

Happy Birthday Terri Lyne Carrington. ‘Love Lyne’

This day (August 4, 1965), in Medford, Massachusetts, is born Terri Lyne Carrington, a jazz drummer and composer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Social Science - Trapped In The American Dream, Waiting Game, Bells (Ring Loudly), Purple Mountains (NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert, 2020) . Amalgarhythm (2018) . w/ Jaguar Wright - So Good (2015) . w/ Geri Allen &Esperanza Spalding - Jazz in Marciac (2013) .…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°192 – New Music Videos

Becky G, El Alfa, Mbosso . Rauw Alejandro, Noriel, Manuel Turizo, Soolking, Luis Fonsi, Myke Towers, Kalpana, Baba Ali, Jan Blomqvist . Bloom Twins, Angelique Kidjo, Soso Maness, Now United They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

‘Music For The Dancers’ Special New Music Videos 44

Michael Olatuja . Angelique Kidjo, Tm Bax . Kamal Raja, Dienis . Fanny Lu, Ichon, Lylloo Feat Yoss, Irama, Josephlee, Milly . Ankhal, Anuel AA, Daddy Yankee, Play-N-Skillz, Zion . Lennox, Abraham Mateo . Becky G, Robin Schulz . Wes, Freeboy . Winnie Nwagi are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW…

‘Music For The Dancers’ Special New Music Videos 13

Harpi Gill, Jerry Smith, Lenny Tavárez, Billy Kenny . Huxley, Mc Rebecca, Bulin 47 . Kiko El Crazy, Everglow, DJ Arafat, Tainy, Maître Gims, Blasterjaxx, Yemi Alade . Angelique Kidjo are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Harpi Gill . Lethal Jatti…

Filles A Papa

From 'Don't Leave Me, Daddy' to 'Long Daddy Green' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Girls and their Dadies'. "Filles A Papa" has Dinah Shore , Dinah Washington, Eva Ayllon, Marylin Scott and many more.

Somi – The Lagos Music Salon

Released in May 21014, "The Lagos Music Salon" is the second album by American born Somi.Track Listing : 1.First Kiss: Eko Oni Baje (Somi) - 01:25 . 2.Love Juju #1 (Somi) - 03:22 . 3.Lady Revisited (Somi) - 03:56 . 4.Ankara Sundays (Somi) - 05:19 . 5.Ginger Me Slowly (Somi) - 04:04 . 6.When Rivers Cry (Somi) - 04:29 . 7.Brown Round Things (Somi) - 04:31 . 8.The Story Of Monkey (Somi) - 00:53 .…