Bobby Brown releases ‘Don’t Be Cruel,’ his second album featuring ‘My Prerogative’ (1988)

Bobby Brown's 'Don't Be Cruel' feat. 'My Prerogative' is his second studio album released on June 20, 1988 by MCA Records.1 . Don't Be Cruel (Official Video) 2 . My Prerogative 3 . Roni (Live) (Official Video) 4 . Roni ( Live ) 5 . Rock Wit'cha (Official Video) 6 . Every Little Step (Official Video) 7 . Every Little Step (The Arsenio Hall Show, 1988) 8 . I'll Be Good To You (Japan, 1989) Track…

Happy Birthday Bobby Brown

February 5, 1969 - Bobby Brown, American singer, ex-member of New Edition is 51. Happy Birthday SirBobby Brown's 'Don't Be Cruel' feat. 'My Prerogative' is his second studio album released on June 20, 1988 by MCA Records. >>

We remember Bobby Womack. ‘Womack’s Gotta Have It’

This day (June 27, 2014), died Robert Dwayne 'Bobby' Womack, an American singer-songwriter and musician.Tracklist : 1 . On His Life In Music 2 . <a href='//go.rvm.pm/Chris Brown'>Bobby Womack - Across 110th Street (2013) 3 . If You Think You'Re Lonely Now 4 . Save The Children (2000) 5 . w/ Ali Ollie Woodson - On The Arsenio Hall Shaw 6 . I Wish He Didn'T Trust Me So Much 7 . w/…

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…

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…

The Rolling Stones release their ninth album : ‘Sticky Fingers’ featuring ‘Brown Sugar’ (1971)

The The Rolling Stones' 'Sticky Fingers' feat. 'Brown Sugar' is their ninth British studio album produced by Jimmy Miller and released on April 23, 1971 by The Rolling Stones Records.Track Listing : 1.Brown Sugar (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 03:48 . 2.Sway (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 03:50 . 3.Wild Horses (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 05:42 . 4.Can'T You Hear Me Knocking (Mick Jagger,…

Starting today, Bobby McFerrin tours Germany where he will record ‘The Voice,’ a live album (1984)

Bobby McFerrin's 'The Voice' is a live album recorded between March 17 & 26, 1984 in Germany and released the same year by Elektra.Track Listing : 1.Blackbird (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) – 03:07 . 2.The Jump (Bobby Mcferrin) - 04:48 . 3.El Brujo (Bobby Mcferrin) - 04:11 . 4.I Feel Good (James Brown) - 03:19 . 5.I'M My Own Walkman (Bobby Mcferrin) - 04:02 . 6.Music Box (Bobby Mcferrin) -…

Happy Birthday Bobby McFerrin. ‘Bobby Sings One More Note’

This day (March 11, 1950), in Manhattan, New York, is born Robert 'Bobby' McFerrin, a virtuoso American vocalist.Tracklist : w/ Ranky Tanky - All For You (2019) . @Salle Pleyel Paris (2018) . w/ MozART Group (2017) . @ Gstaad Menuhin Festival (2014) . 25:15 (2013) . w/ Boy Singing - Route 66 (Live In Kaunas) . Concert À Cappella . w/ Chick Corea - Duet Live (2012) . The Power Of The…

James Brown records ‘Love Power Peace,’ live at the Olympia in Paris (1971)

James Brown's 'Love Power Peace' is a live album recorded on March 8, 1971 at the Olympia, Paris with the original J.B.'s featuring Bootsy and Catfish Collins and released on August 23, 1992 by Polydor.Track Listing : 1.Intro (James Brown) - 00:00 . 2.Brother Rapp (James Brown) - 03:03 . 3.Ain'T It Funky Now (James Brown) - 05:36 . 4.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 06:12 .…

James Brown & The Famous Flames work on his first album ‘Please Please Please’ (1956)

James Brown's 'Please Please Please' is his debut studio album recorded between February 24, 1956 and September 18, 1958, with the Famous Flames and released in 1959 by King. Track Listing : 1.Please, Please, Please (James Brown, John Terry) - 02:47 . 2.Chonnie-On-Chon (James Brown, Bobby Byrd) - 02:13 . 3.Hold My Baby'S Hand (James Brown, Trevor Smith) - 02:14 . 4.I Feel That Old Feeling Coming…

King publish James Brown’s album : ‘I Got You (I Feel Good)’ (1966)

James Brown's 'I Got You (I Feel Good)' is a studio album released on January 1, 1966 by King.Track Listing : 1.I Got You (I Feel Good) (James Brown) - 02:44 . 2.Lost Someone (James Brown, Bobby Byrd, Lloyd Stallworth) - 03:32 . 3.Night Train (Jimmy Forrest, Lewis Simpkins, Oscar Washington) - 03:37 . 4.You'Ve Got The Power (James Brown, Johnny Terry) - 02:20 . 5.Love Don'T Love Nobody (James…

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 James Brown. ‘Mr. Feelgood’

This day (December 25, 2006), in Atlanta, Georgia, died James Brownan American singer, songwriter, musician, and recording artist who is one of the founding fathers of funk music and is a major figure of 20th century popular music and dance.Tracklist : Sex Machine (1971) . Make it Funky (2003) . I Feel Good (1989) . Its A Mans World (1981) . Nature (1979) . The Payback (1974) . Sunny (1971)…

Helen Merrill records with Clifford Brown ‘Helen Merrill,’ her eponymous debut album for Emarcy (1955)

'Helen Merrill' is her eponymous debut studio album recorded on December 22-24, 1954, with Clifford Brown and released in 1955 by Emarcy.Track Listing : 1.Don'T Explain (Arthur Herzog Jr., Billie Holiday) - 05:08 . 2.You'D Be So Nice To Come Home To (Cole Porter) - 04:17 . 3.What'S New? (Johnny Burke, Bob Haggart) - 04:56 . 4.Falling In Love With Love (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 03:52 .…

Polydor publish James Brown’s ‘Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III’ (1971)

James Brown's 'Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III' is a live double album released in December 1971 by Polydor.Track Listing : 1.It'S A New Day So Let A Man Come In And Do The Popcorn (Intro) (James Brown) - 03:47 . 2.Bewildered (Teddy Powell, Leonard Whitcup) - 07:55 . 3.Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine (James Brown, Bobby Byrd, Ron Lenhoff) - 05:05 .…

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’ featuring ‘Cold Sweat’ and ‘Please, Please, Please’ (1972)

James Brown's 'Get On the Good Foot' feat. 'Cold Sweat' & 'Please, Please, Please' is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor.Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2 (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Joe Mims) - 05:44 . 2.The Whole World Needs Liberation (James Brown, Bobby Byrd) - 03:41 . 3.Your Love Was Good For Me (J. J. Barnes, Whiz Whisenhut) - 03:20 . 4.Cold…

We remember Ruth Brown. ‘Queen Ruth n’ Blues’

This day (November 17, 2006), in Henderson, Nevada, died Ruth Brown, an American singer also known as Queen of R&B.Digest Tracklist : w/ B.B.King - Ain't Nobody's Business (1993) . w/ Bonnie Raitt – Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean (1993) . Snap Your Finger (1991) . Teardrops From My Eyes (1989) . Body And Soul . 5 10 15 hours (1983) . If I Can't Sell It, I'll Sit On It (1973) . It's…

James Brown records ‘Live at the Apollo’ with the Famous Flames (1962)

James Brown's 'Live at the Apollo' is a live album recorded on October 24, 1962 with the Famous Flames and released iIn May 1963 by King.Track Listing : 1.Introduction To James Brown And The Famous Flames (Fats Gonder) - 01:49 . 2.I'Ll Go Crazy (James Brown) - 02:05 . 3.Try Me (James Brown) - 02:27 . 4.Think (Lowman Pauling) - 01:58 . 5.I Don’T Mind (James Brown) - 02:28 . 6.Lost Someone (James…

James Brown records ‘Sex Machine,’ a double live album with the original J.B.’s (1969)

James Brown's 'Sex Machine' is a double live album recorded on October 14, 1969, with the original J.B.'s featuring Bootsy Collins and Catfish Collins and released In 1970 By King.Track Listing : 1.Get Up I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine (James Brown, Bobby Byrd, Ron Lenhoff) - 10:48 . 2.Brother Rapp (Part I & Part Ii) - (James Brown) - 05:09 . 3.Medley: - 13:42 . - Bewildered (Teddy…

Happy Birthday Jackson Browne

October 9, 1948 - Jackson Browne, American singer, songwriter & musician is 72. Happy Birthday SirJackson Browne 's 'Running on Empty' is his fifth album released on December 6, 1977 by Asylum. >> 'Jackson Browne' is his eponymous debut album produced by Richard Sanford Orshoff and released in January 1972 by Asylum. >> Jackson Browne' s 'For Everyman' is his second album…

United Artists publish Bobby Womack’s album ‘Communication’ featuring ‘That’s The Way I Feel About Cha’ (1971)

Bobby Womack's, 'Communication' is an album (including the hit 'That's The Way I Feel About Cha') released on September 15, 1971 by United Artists Records.Track Listing : 1.Communication (Bobby Womack) - 04:30 . 2.Come L'Amore (Bob Hilliard, Leon Ware) - 03:00 . 3.Fire And Rain (James Taylor) - 04:30 . 4.(If You Don'T Want My Love) - 0Give It Back (Bobby Womack) - 02:50 . 5.Medley:…

Bobby McFerrin releases ‘Simple Pleasures,’ his fourth album featuring ‘Don’t Worry, Be Happy’ (1988)

Bobby McFerrin's 'Simple Pleasures' feat. 'Don't Worry, Be Happy' is his fourth studio album released on August 22, 1988 by Emi.Track Listing : 1.Don'T Worry, Be Happy (Bobby Mcferrin) - 04:54 . 2.All I Want (Bobby Mcferrin) - 02:56 . 3.Drive My Car (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 02:44 . 4.Simple Pleasures (Bobby Mcferrin) - 02:08 . 5.Good Lovin' (Rudy Clark, Arthur Resnick) - 02:58 . 6.Come To…

Bobby Broom – My Shining Hour

Released in August 2014, "My Shining Hour" is the twelth album by Bobby Broom, presenting a program of musical Americana. Track Listing : 1.Sweet And Lovely (Gus Arnheim, Neil Moret (Chas. N. Daniels), Harry Tobias) - 05:55 . 2.My Ideal (Newell Chase, Richard A. Whiting) - 07:31 . 3.Just One Of Those Things (Cole Porter) - 07:00 . 4.My Shining Hour (Harold Arlen) - 06:07 . 5.Sweet Georgia Brown…

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

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 25/52

Cyndi Lauper, Prefab Sprout, Pretenders, Depeche Mode, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Fleetwood Mac, Elton John, Lionel Richie, Robert Palmer, Bobby Brown, Tom Tom Club

Last week In Visual Artists 11

James Rizzi, Anthony Mandler, Ellen von Unwerth, Jay Blakesberg, Michael Spencer Jones, Rene Francois Magritte, Kwaku Alston, Steven Gomillion, Terence Donovan, Todd Gray, Pete Turner, Young & Sick. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 220 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . James Rizzi - My New York City (by…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°136 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

UB40, Afrika Bambaataa . The Soulsonic Force, Matthew Wilder, Bobby Brown, Sinitta, Bruce Willis, Shannon, . Guy Called Gerald, Aretha Franklin, J. Geils Band, Duran Duran, FuzzboxThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (12/52) BUT ... in the EIghties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 09/52

Patti Smith . Rickie Lee Jones, James Taylor, Doobie Brothers, Aerosmith, The Guess Who, Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Jethro Tull, Soft Machine, Frank Zappa, Pink Floyd They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Patti Smith . Because The Night Lifted from : atti Smith releases…

Frank Zappa releases ‘Sheik Yerbouti,’ a live album featuring Adrian Belew and Terry Bozzio (1979)

Frank Zappa's 'Sheik Yerbouti' is a live double album with studio elements released on March 3, 1979 by Zappa Records.Track Listing : 1.I Have Been In You (Frank Zappa) - 03:33 . 2.Flakes (Frank Zappa) - 06:41 . 3.Broken Hearts Are For Assholes (Frank Zappa) - 03:42 . 4.I'M So Cute (Frank Zappa) - 04:27 . 5.Jones Crusher(Frank Zappa) - 02:49 . 6.What Ever Happened To All The Fun In The World(Frank…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°102 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Barbra Streisand, Wet Wet Wet, Damn Yankees, Deacon Blue, Duran Duran, BT, Richard Darbyshire, Elton John, Gin Blossoms, Meshell Ndegeocello, Bobby Brown . Whitney Houston, JomandaThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (06/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ Videos 06/52

Pink Floyd, Van Halen, Eric Clapton, The Smiths, Gary Moore, Europe, The Beach Boys, XTC, Roberta Flack, Bobby Brown, Whitney Houston, Sérgio MendesThey are the '80s Throwback' Videos artists selected among the 281 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Pink Floyd . Comfortably Numb Lifted from : Gilmour, Townshend, Lennox et al…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°227 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

Lumidee, Ja Rule, Sonique, Lisa Maffia, Nelly, Michael Jackson, Beyoncé, Lethal Bizzle, Gabrielle, Mary J. Blige, Jay-Z, Wyclef JeanThey are the performers of the twelve vintage hip-hop, soul, etc. tracks that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (52/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Lumidee . Never Leave You…

Whitney Houston releases her fifth album : ‘Just Whitney’ featuring ‘Whatchulookinat’ and ‘Try It on My Own’ (2002)

Whitney Houston's 'Just Whitney...' is her fifth (and her first in four years) studio album released on December 10, 2002 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.One Of Those Days (Kevin She'Kspere Briggs, O'Kelly Isley, Jr., Rudolph Isley, Ronald Isley, Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley, Chris Jasper, Dwight Reynolds, Patrice Stewart) - 04:10 . 2.Tell Me No (Babyface, Kandi Burruss, Holly Lamar, Annie…

Playing and Singing Zappa

To Celebrate Frank Zappa, who passed away today twenty eight years ago, we have selected various solo artists or bands who have covered the songs Zappa wrote or co-wrote. They are Swann, Zappa Jam, Jimmy Herring, Robert Trujillo, Zappa Plays Zappa, Lior Shlick, Roni Wagner, Daniel Kolben, George Duke, The HeadShakers with Napoleon M. Brock, CRAESH, Caballero Reynaldo, The Fall, The Big Note,…

We remember Frank Zappa. ‘No End To Invention’

This day ( December 4, 1993), in  Los Angeles, California, died Frank Zappa, an American composer, singer-songwriter, electric guitarist, record producer and film director.Tracklist : w/ Ensemble Modern - The Yellow Shark (1992) . My Guitar Wants To Kill Your Mama . w/ Steve Vai - Stevie'S Spanking . The Decline Of The Music Business . w/ Pierre Bouez - On Frank Zappa . Baby Snakes (Munich, 1978)…