We remember Betty Wright. ‘It was All Wright Now’

This day (May 10, 2020), in Miami, Florida, died Bessie Regina Norris a.k.a Betty Wrighta Miami-based soul and R&B singer who will remein famous for hits such as Clean Up Woman and Tonight Is the Night.Tracklist : Slip & Do It . Make Me Love The Rain (2019) . No pain No Gain (2017) . Tonight is the night (2012) . In The Middle Of The Game (2012) . Clean up Woman . After The Pain…

This week In Singing Ladies 27/52

Diana Krall, Dianne Reeves, Nina Simone, Lianne La Havas, Betty Wright, Esperanza Spalding, Chaka Khan, Rachelle Ferrell, Amy Winehouse, Björk, The Go Go'S, Lauryn Hill

Joss Stone releases her sixth album : ‘The Soul Sessions Vol. 2’ featuring eleven cover versions (2012)

Joss Stone's 'The Soul Sessions Vol. 2' is her sixth studio album featuring eleven cover versions and released on July 16, 2012 by Stone'D / S-Curve Records.1 . I Got the Blues 2 . (For God's Sake) Give More Power To The People (Citibank Hall RJ) 3 . While You're Out Looking For Sugar (AOL Sessions) 4 . While You're Out Looking For Sugar 5 . Sideway Shuffle (São Paulo, 2012) 6 . Teardrops (AOL…

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…

2Pac’s ‘Me Against the World’ is his third album on Interscope (1995)

2Pac's 'Me Against the World' is his third studio album recorded in 1994 and released on March 14, 1995 by Interscope. Track Listing : 1.Intro (2Pac) - 00:00 . 2.If I Die 2Nite (2Pac, Easy Mo Bee) - 04:02 . . 3.Me Against The World (2Pac, Burt Bacharach, Hal David, Minnie Riperton, Richard Rudolph, Leon Ware) - 04:38 . . 4.So Many Tears (2Pac, E. Baker, Eric Baker, Greg Jacobs, Stevie Wonder) -…

This week In Soul Artists 51/52

James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Betty Wright, Nina Simone, Carla Thomas, Nat King Cole, The Jackson 5, El DeBarge, Mary J. Blige, Ray Charles, Billy Preston, Syreeta, Alicia Keys. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 267 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . James Brown . Soul Power Lifted from : Polydor publish James Brown's…

Def Jam publish The Roots’ tenth album : ‘Undun’ (2011)

The Roots' 'Undun' is their tenth studio album produced mainly by member Questlove and released on December 2, 2011 by Def Jam Recordings Track Listing : 1.Dun (Ray Angry, Ahmir Thompson) - 01:16 . 2.Sleep (Nicolas Koenig-Dzialowski, Ahmir Thompson, Tariq Trotter, Aaron Livingston) - 02:15 . 3.Make My (Khari Mateen, Tariq Trotter, Ahmir Thompson, Ray Angry, Justin Scott, Karl Jenkins) - 04:27 .…

Stax Records publish Angie Stone’s fourth album : ‘The Art of Love & War’ (2007)

Angie Stone's 'The Art of Love & War' is her fourth studio album released on October 15, 2007 by Stax Records.Track Listing : 1.Take Everything In (Angie Stone, Jonathan Richmond, Juanita Wynn, Shamora Crawford) – 03:52 . 2.Baby (Angie Stone, Corey Tatum, K. Norton, Curtis Mayfield) – 04:50 . 3.Here We Go Again (Angie Stone, Jonathan Richmond) – 03:33 . 4.Make It Last (Angie Stone, Jonathan…

Stevie Wonder releases ‘Hotter than July,’ his nineteenth album featuring ‘Master Blaster (Jammin’)’ and ‘Happy Birthday’ (1980)

Stevie Wonder's 'Hotter than July' is his nineteenth album released on September 29, 1980 by Tamla.Track Listing : 1.Did I Hear You Say You Love Me (Stevie Wonder) - 04:07 . 2.All I Do (Stevie Wonder, Clarence Paul, Morris Broadnax) – 5:06 . 3.Rocket Love (Stevie Wonder) - 04:39 . 4.I Ain'T Gonna Stand For It (Stevie Wonder) - 04:39 . 5.As If You Read My Mind (Stevie Wonder) - 03:37 . 6.Master…

Joss Stone releases her debut album : ‘The Soul Sessions’ featuring ‘Super Duper Love’ (2003)

Joss Stone's 'The Soul Sessions' is her debut album released on September 16, 2003 by Relentless.Track listing : 1.The Chokin' Kind (Harlan Howard) - 03:35 . 2.Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me?) Pt. 1 (Willie Garner) - 04:20 . 3.Fell in Love with a Boy (Jack White) - 03:38 . 4.Victim of a Foolish Heart (Charles Buckins, George Jackson) - 05:31 . 5.Dirty Man (Bobby Miller) - 02:59 . 6.Some…

Joss Stone releases her second album : ‘Mind Body & Soul’ featuring ‘You Had Me’ (2004)

Joss Stone's 'Mind Body & Soul' is her second studio album released on September 15, 2004 by Relentless.Track Listing : 1.Right To Be Wrong (Joss Stone, Desmond Child, Betty Wright) - 04:40 . 2.Jet Lag (Joss Stone, Jonathan Shorten, Conner Reeves) - 04:00 . 3.You Had Me (Joss Stone, Francis White, Wendy Stoker, Betty Wright) - 03:59 . 4.Spoiled (Joss Stone, Lamont Dozier, Beau Dozier) - 04:03…

Beyoncé releases ‘B’Day,’ her second solo album featuring ‘Déjà Vu,’ ‘Ring the Alarm,’ ‘Irreplaceable’ and ‘Beautiful Liar’ (2006)

Beyoncé's 'B'Day' is her second studio album on September 4, 2006, by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Déjà Vu (Beyoncé Knowles, Rodney Jerkins, Delisha Thomas, Makeba Riddick, Keli Nicole Price, Shawn Carter) - 04:00 . 2.Get Me Bodied (Beyoncé Knowles, Solange Knowles, Kasseem Dean, Sean Garrett, Makeba Riddick, Angela Beyincé) - 03:25 . 3.Suga Mama (Beyoncé Knowles, Rich Harrison, Makeba Riddick,…

James Brown starts the recording of ‘Live At The Apollo, Volume II’ (1967)

James Brown's 'Live At The Apollo, Volume II' is a live double album (follow-up to his 1963 'Live at the Apollo') recorded on June 24–25, 1967 and released in August 1968 by King.1 . Cold Sweat (Apollo Theater, March 1968) 2 . Kansas City (Apollo Theater, March 1968) Track Listing : 1.Introduction To The James Brown Show (James Brown) - 00:31 . 2.Think (Lowman Pauling) - 02:55 . 3.I Wanna Be…

Columbia record ‘Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall’ (1962)

'Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall' is a live album recorded on June 9, 1962 at Carnegie Hall, New York City and released on July 23, 1962 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Broadway (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) - 02:10 . 2.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 02:08 . 3.All The Things You Are (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) - 03:04 . 4.Stranger In Paradise (Alexander Borodin,…

The Dave Brubeck Quartet records with Leonard Bernstein : ‘Bernstein Plays Brubeck Plays Bernstein’ (1960)

'Bernstein Plays Brubeck Plays Bernstein' by The Dave Brubeck Quartet is an album recorded on January 30 and February 14, 1960 with Leonard Bernstein as conductor and released in 1961 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Dialogues For Jazz Combo And Orchestra (Allegro) (Howard Brubeck) – 06:55 . 2.Dialogues For Jazz Combo And Orchestra (Andante-Ballad) (Howard Brubeck) – 05:13 . 3.Dialogues For Jazz…

Frank Sinatra starts the recording of ‘Come Dance with Me!’ an album arranged and conducted by Billy May (1958)

Frank Sinatra's 'Come Dance with Me!' is an album arranged and conducted by Billy May, recorded between December 9 and 23, 1958 and released in 1959 By Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Come Dance With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 02:31 . 2.Something'S Gotta Give (Johnny Mercer) - 02:38 . 3.Just In Time (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green) - 02:24 . 4.Dancing In The Dark (Arthur Schwartz,…