Bobby Bland releases his debut album : ‘Two Steps from the Blues’ (1961)

Bobby Bland's 'Two Steps from the Blues' is his debut album released on January 1, 1961 by Duke.Track Listing : 1.Two Steps From The Blues (Deadric Malone, John Riley Brown) - 02:34 . 2.Cry Cry Cry (Deadric Malone) - 02:43 . 3.I'M Not Ashamed (Don Robey, Joseph Scott) - 02:36 . 4.Don'T Cry No More (Don Robey) - 02:28 . 5.Lead Me On (Deadric Malone) - 02:06 . 6.I Pity The Fool (Deadric Malone) -…

We remember Bobby Blue Bland. ‘A Bland Blue Day’

This day (June 23, 2013), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Bobby Blue Bland, a;k.a. the Lion of the Blues an American singer of blues and soul.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Bobby Rush, Johnnie Taylor - Medley 2 . Greenville (2011) 3 . w/ Kenny Neal - Medley Vista Lounge 4 . Ain'T No Sunshine When She'S Gone 5 . Live Pt. 1 6 . I'Ll Take Care Of You 7 . w/ Wyne Bennet And Mel Brown - Chicago (1981) 8 . w/ BB King…

This month In Blues Legends 01/12

Willie Dixon, Bobby 'Blue' Bland, Lightnin' Hopkins, Junior Wells, Albert Collins, BB King, Jimmy Johnson, Hubert Sumlin ,David Johansen, Charlie Musselwhite, Lucky Peterson, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Taj Mahal, Gregg AllmanThey are the "Blues Legends" performers selected among the 1217 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Willie…

This week In Soul 01/52

Gladys Knight . The Pips, Aretha Franklin . Lou Rawls, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Booker T. . The MG'S, Edwin Starr, James Brown, The Drifters, Sister Sledge, The Supremes, Tina Turner, Smokey Robinson . The Miracles, George Benson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 185 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Gladys Knight . The…

This week In Male Balladeers 01/52

Harry Nilsson, Alex Turner, Lou Rawls, Elvis Costello, Townes Van Zandt, Michael Stipe, Ed Sheeran, George Benson, Smokey Robinson, Bobby 'Blue' Bland, Paolo Conte, Simon, Garfunkel They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 185 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Harry Nilsson . Gotta Get Up Lifted from : On English TV today,…

Blue, Stormy, It’s Monday After All

From 'Stormy Monday Blues for the Count' to 'Blue Monday' , we have mixed 17 'Mostly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Monday'. It has Buddy Guy, T-Bone Walker, Fats Domino, Etta James and many more.

Enough is Enough (but not Enough Blues)

From 'Stop Talking' to 'I Ain't Gonna Pick No More Cotton' , we have mixed 20 'Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Enough, Stop, No More, etc.'. It has Willie Dixon, Tampa Red , Big Bill Broonzy, Hank Ballard & the Midnighters and many more.

This month In Blues Legends 06/12

Bobby 'Blue' Bland, Bobby Rush, Johnnie Taylor, Gary Moore, Albert Collins, Lurrie Bell, David Bromberg, Albert King, Sippie Wallace, John Mayall, The Bluesbreakers, James Cotton, John Lee Hooker, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Magic Slim, The Teardrops, Koko Taylor, Bo Diddley

This week In Soul Artists 25/52

Bobby Blue Bland, Aretha Franklin, Lou Rawls, Stevie Wonder, Joss Stone, Jill Scott, The Roots, Wyclef Jean, Beyoncé, Trombone Shorty, Orleans Avenue, Bobby Brown, The Neville Brothers, Clarence Clemons, Billy Preston

143 Records publish ‘Michael Bublé’, his eponymous and third album featuring ‘How Can You Mend a Broken Heart’ and ‘Kissing A Fool’ (2003)

'Michael Bublé' is his self-titled third studio album by Michael Bublé released on February 11, 2003 by 143 Records.Track Listing : 1.Fever (Eddie Cooley, Otis Blackwell) - 03:51 . 2.Moondance (Van Morrison) - 04:13 . 3.Kissing A Fool (George Michael) - 04:34 . 4.For Once In My Life (Ron Miller, Orlando Murden) - 02:32 . 5.How Can You Mend A Broken Heart (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb) - 03:54 .…

John Legend releases ‘Once Again,’ his second album featuring ‘Heaven’ and ‘Save Room’ (2006)

John Legend's 'Once Again' is his second studio album recorded with Kanye West, will.i.am, Raphael Saadiq, etc. and released on October 24, 2006 by Good Music.Track Listing : 1.Save Room (Buddy Buie, James B. Cobb, Jr., Jessyca Wilson, John Stephens, William Adams, Robot) - 03:55 . 2.Heaven (Alexandra Louise Brown, Jessyca Wilson, John Stephens, Kanye West, Milton Bland) - 03:34 . 3.Stereo (Devon…

Warner Bros. Records publish Chaka Khan’s fifth album : ‘I Feel for You’ (1984)

Chaka Khan's 'I Feel for You' is her fifth solo album released on October 1, 1984 by Warner Bros. Records.Track Listing : 1.This Is My Night (David Frank, Mic Murphy) - 04:38 . 2.stronger Than Before (Burt Bacharach, Bruce Roberts, Carole Bayer Sager) - 04:21 . 3.My Love Is Alive (Gary Wright) - 04:42 . 4.Eye To Eye (Don Freeman, Dan Sembello, John Sembello, Michael Sembello) - 04:38 . 5.La…

Jay-Z releases his sixth album ‘The Blueprint’ featuring Eminem as guest (2001)

Jay-Z's 'The Blueprint' is his sixth studio album featuring Eminem as guest, produced by Kanye West and Timbaland among others and released on September 11, 2001 by Roc-A-Fella / Def Jam Track Listing : 1.The Ruler'S Back (Shawn Carter, Roosevelt Harrell Iii, Phill Hurtt, Walter Sigler) - 03:50 . . 2.Takeover (Shawn Carter, Kanye West, Eric Burdon, Lawrence Parker, Alan Lomax, Bryan Chandler,…

Columbia release Santana’s tenth studio album : ‘Marathon’ featuring ‘You Know That I Love You’ (1979)

Santana's 'Marathon' is their tenth studio album featuring Alex Ligertwood as a singer, released in September 1979 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Marathon (Carlos Santana) - 01:28 . 2.Lightning In The Sky (Carlos Santana, Chris Solberg) - 03:52 . 3.Aqua Marine (Pasqua, Carlos Santana) - 05:35 . 4.You Know That I Love You (Alex Ligertwood, Alan Pasqua, Carlos Santana) - 04:26 . 5.All I Ever Wanted…

The Deep Mix

From 'How Deep Is The Ocean' to 'River Deep Mountain High' , we have mixed 14 'Mainly Jazz With A Touch Of Pop' tunes around the theme of 'Depth'. It has Sonny Clark, Charlie Christian, Earl Hines, Harry Nilson and many more.