As we wish, today, Boy George a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the ‘BESTS’ of his band : Culture Club

As we wish, today, English singer, George Alan O'Dowd better known as Boy George a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Culture Club Video Tracklist : 1 . Karma Chameleon 2 . Do You Really Want To Hurt Me 3 . Time 4 . Miss Me Blind 5 . I'll Tumble 4 Ya 6 . It's A Miracle 7 . Church Of The Poison Mind 8 . The Crying Game (w/ Boy George) 9 . Life (w/ Boy George)…

Atlantic publish Bette Midler’s debut album ‘The Divine Miss M’ featuring ‘Do You Want to Dance?’, ‘Chapel of Love,’ ‘Friends’ and ‘Boogie…

Bette Midler's The Divine Miss M' is her debut album (titled after her famous stage persona) released on November 7, 1972 by Atlantic.1 . The Showgirl Must Go On / Do You Wanna Dance / From A Distance / Showgirl Routine... 2 . Chapel Of Love / Kiss My Brass 3 . Superstar 4 . Superstar ("Burt Bacharach Special") 5 . Friends (w/ Barry Manilow ) 6 . Friends (Uja Theleton, 1973) 7 . Hello In There…

Apple publish George Harrison’s debut solo album : ‘Wonderwall Music’ (1968)

George Harrison's 'Wonderwall Music' is his debut solo album (feat the OST of the eponymous 1968 film) released on November 1, 1968 by Apple Track Listing : . 1.Microbes (George Harrison) - 03:42 . 2.Red Lady Too (George Harrison) - 01:56 . 3.Tabla And Pakavaj (George Harrison) - 01:05 . 4.In The Park (George Harrison) - 04:08 . 5.Drilling A Home (George Harrison) - 03:08 . 6.Guru Vandana (George…

Jamiroquai release ‘The Return Of The Space Cowboy,’ their second album featuring ‘Stillness in Time’ (1994)

Jamiroquai's 'The Return Of The Space Cowboy' is their second album released on October 17, 1994 by Sony Soho Square.Track Listing : 1.Just Another Story (Jay Kay, Toby Smith) - 08:49 . 2.Stillness In Time (Jay Kay, Toby Smith) - 04:15 . 3.Half The Man (Jay Kay, Toby Smith) - 04:48 . 4.Light Years (Jay Kay, Toby Smith) - 05:53 . 5.Manifest Destiny (Jay Kay, Toby Smith) - 06:19 . 6.The Kids (Jay…

Concord publish George Benson’s ‘Guitar Man’ (2011)

George Benson's 'Guitar Man' is a studio album featuring jazz and pop standards and released on October 4, 2011 by Concord.1 . I Wanna Hold Your Hand 2 . Don't Know Why (Glasgow, 2014) 3 . Don't Know Why (Acoustic Version) 4 . My One And Only Love 5 . Danny Boy (Live, 2000) Track Listing : 1.Tenderly (Jack Lawrence, Walter Gross) - 02:01 . 2.I Want To Hold Your Hand (John Lennon, Paul…

George Michael releases his second solo album : ‘Listen Without Prejudice: Vol 1’ featuring ‘Freedom! ’90” (1990)

George Michael's 'Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1' is his second solo studio album featuring 'Freedom! '90' and released on September 3, 1990 by Columbia1 . Praying For Time (Official Video) 2 . Praying For Time 3 . Freedom! ’90 (Official Video) 4 . They won't go when I go 5 . Cowboys & Angels ("Symphonica DVD") 6 . Waiting for That Day (in studio, 1990) 7 . Waiting For That Day (Liverpool)…

Sarah Vaughan records ‘Sarah Vaughan Sings George Gershwin’ for EmArcy (1958)

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'Sarah Vaughan Sings George Gershwin' is a studio album recorded on August 6-8, 1957 and released in 1958 by EmArcy.1 . Someone To Watch Over Me (1978) 2 . Summertime (Cascais Jazz, 1973) 3 . Gershwin Medley (1988) 4 . I'Ve Got A Crush On You Track listing : 1.Isn't It a Pity? (George Gershwin) - 03:53 . 2.Of Thee I Sing (George Gershwin) - 03:10 . 3.I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise (Buddy De…

Capitol release The Beach Boys’ ‘All Summer Long,’ their sixth album featuring ‘I Get Around’ (1964)

The Beach Boys' 'All Summer Long' feat. 'I Get Around' is their sixth studio album released on July 13, 1964 by Capitol.1 . I Get Around (Live, 2013) 2 . Little Honda 3 . Wendy (1964) Track Listing : 1.I Get Around (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:14 . 2.All Summer Long (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:08 . 3.Hushabye (Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman) - 02:41 . 4.Little Honda (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) -…

Concord Jazz publish George Benson’s ‘Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole’ (2013)

George Benson's 'Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole' is a studio album (featuring covers of Cole’s greatest songs) released on June 4, 2013 by Concord Jazz.1 . Route 66 2 . When I fall In Love (w/ Janey Clewer, Java Jazz Festival 2011) 3 . Unforgettable (Kongresshaus in Zurich 11.7.13) 4 . Medley (North Sea Jazz, 2009) 5 . Smile (North Sea Jazz, 2009) 6 . Straighten up and fly right 7 . I'm…

Tom Petty releases ‘Full Moon Fever,’ his first solo album featuring ‘I Won’t Back Down’ with George Harrison (1989)

Tom Petty's 'Full Moon Fever' is his first solo album featuring contributions from Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison and George Harrison and released on April 24, 1989 by Mca Universal.Track Listing : 1.Free Fallin' (Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne) - 04:14 . 2.I Won'T Back Down (Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne) - 02:56 . 3.Love Is A Long Road (Mike Campbell, Tom Petty) – 04:06 . 4.A Face In The Crowd (Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne) -…

Bad Boy / Arista Record publish Notorious B.I.G.’s second and final album : ‘Life After Death’ (1997)

Notorious B.I.G.'s 'Life After Death' is his second and final studio album released on March 25, 1997 by Bad Boy / Arista Records, sixteen days after his deathTrack Listing : 1.Life After Death Intro (Christopher Wallace, Sean Combs, Steven Jordan) - 01:39 . . 2.Somebody'S Gotta Die (Christopher Wallace, Nashiem Myrick, Carlos Broady, Sean Combs, Anthony Hester) - 04:26 . . 3.Hypnotize…

Singing (and Playing) With George Benson

George Benson whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has played guitar or sang with . myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them. . They are . Rachelle Ferrell . Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill Scott, Earl Klugh, Minnie Riperton, Lee Ritenour, Natalie Cole, Benny Goodman, Noa, Count Basie Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Happy Birthday George Benson. ‘(Bens)On Birthday’

This day (March 22, 1943), in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is born George Benson, an American guitarist and singer.Tracklist : Turn Your Love Around -(2019) . Lady (2019) . Affirmation (Capitol Florida 2016) . Don't Know Why (Glasgow 2014) . Love X Love (North Sea Jazz 2012) . At The Mambo Inn (2011) . Ibanez Lbg300 . On Broadway (2008) . w/ Lee Ritenour - Tribute Wew Montgomery . This Masquarade…

Tommy Boy publish Digital Underground’s debut album : ‘Sex Packets’ (1990)

Digital Underground's 'Sex Packets' is their debut studio album released on March 20, 1990 by Tommy BoyTrack Listing : 1.The Humpty Dance - 06:30 . . 2.The Way We Swing - 06:48 . . 3.Rhymin' On The Funk - 06:16 . . 4.The New Jazz - 00:37 . 5.Underwater Rimes - 04:23 . . 6.Gutfest '89 - 05:50 . . 7.The Danger Zone - 05:31 . . 8.Freaks Of The Industry - 05:38 . . 9.Doowutchyalike - 08:51 .…

Warner Bros. Records publish George Benson’s album : ‘In Flight’ (1977)

George Benson's 'In Flight' is an album released on February 4, 1977 by Warner Bros. Records.Track Listing : 1.Nature Boy (Eden Ahbez) - 05:58 . 2.The Wind And I (Ronnie Foster) - 05:04 . 3.The World Is A Ghetto (War) - 09:41 . 4.Gonna Love You More (Morris Albert) - 04:37 . 5.Valdez In The Country (Donny Hathaway) - 04:29 . 6.Everything Must Change (Berard Ighner) - 08:07 Antonin KratochvilALSO…

Tori Amos releases her third album : ‘Boys for Pele’ (1996)

Tori Amos' 'Boys for Pele' is her third studio album released on January 22, 1996 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Beauty Queen/Horses (Tori Amos) - 06:07 . 2.Blood Roses (Tori Amos) - 03:56 . 3.Father Lucifer (Tori Amos) - 03:43 . 4.Professional Widow (Tori Amos) - 04:31 . 5.Mr Zebra (Tori Amos) - 01:07 . 6.Marianne (Tori Amos) - 04:07 . 7.Caught A Lite Sneeze (Tori Amos) - 04:24 . 8.Muhammad My…

Warren Zevon releases his third album : ‘Excitable Boy’ featuring ‘Werewolves of London’ (1978)

Warren Zevon's 'Excitable Boy' feat. 'Werewolves of London' is his third (and best-selling of his career) studio album released on January 18, 1978 by Asylum Records. Track Listing : 1.Johnny Strikes Up The Band (Warren Zevon) - 02:49 . 2.Roland The Headless Thompson Gunner (David Lindell, Warren Zevon) - 03:47 . 3.Excitable Boy (Leroy Marinell, Warren Zevon) - 02:40 . 4.Werewolves Of London…

Warner Bros. publish George Benson’s album : ’20/20′ (1985)

George Benson's '20/20' is a studio album released on January 7, 1985 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.No One Emotion (Tommy Keane, Clif Magness, Mark Mueller) - 03:55 . 2.Please Don'T Walk Away (James Newton Howard, Steve Lukather) - 03:51 . 3.I Just Wanna Hang Around You (Danny Sembello, Michael Sembello) - 04:41 . 4.Nothing'S Gonna Change My Love For You (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) - 04:04…

Sonny Rollins records ‘Tour de Force’ with Kenny Drew, George Morrow, Max Roach and Earl Coleman (1957)

Sonny Rollins ' 'Tour de Force' is an album recorded on December 7, 1956 with Kenny Drew, George Morrow, Max Roach and vocals by Earl Coleman on two tracks and released in 1957 By Prestige.Track Listing : 1.Ee-Ah (Sonny Rollins) - 06:52 . 2.B. Quick (Sonny Rollins) - 09:13 . 3.Two Different Worlds (Al Frisch, Sid Wayne) - 07:37 . 4.B. Swift (Sonny Rollins) - 05:15 . 5.My Ideal (Newell Chase, Leo…

This week In Male Balladeers 47/52

Freddie Mercury, Josh Groban, Yusuf / Cat Stevens, Arno, Tom Waits, Don Henley, Bruce Hornsby, Seu Jorge, Michael Hutchence, Enrique Iglesias, Mika, Boy George

This week In Male Balladeers 34/52

Joe Cocker, Jamie Cullum, Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, Robert Plant, Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach, Serj Tankian, Taj Mahal, Dan Fogelberg, Neil Diamond, Kenny Rogers, Boy George

Happy Birthday Kim Wilde

November 18, 1960 - Miss Kim Wilde, English pop singer is @)_!. Happy Birthday MissTracklist : 1 . Cambodia 2 . You Came 3 . You Keep Me Hangin' On 4 . Never Trust A Stranger 5 . Kids In America 6 . Million Miles Away 7 . Can't Get Enough 8 . Chequered Love 9 . Four Letter Word 10 . Love Is Holy 11 . Perfect Girl 12 . View From A Bridge 13 . Kandy Krush 14 . Hey Mister Heartache 15 . The Touch…

Virgin publish Culture Club’s ‘Colour by Numbers,’ their second album featuring ‘Karma Chameleon’ (1983)

Culture Club's 'Colour by Numbers' feat. 'Karma Chameleon' is their second album produced by Steve Levine and released in October 1983 by Virgin. 1 . Karma Chameleon (Official Video) 2 . Karma Chameleon (Live, 1983) 3 . It's A Miracle (Official Video) 4 . It's A Miracle 5 . That's The Way 6 . Church Of The Poison Mind (Official Video) 7 . Miss Me Blind (Official Video) 8 . Mister Man 9 .…

We remember Luther Vandross. ‘Forever, For Luther’

This day (July 1, 2005), in Edison, New Jersey, died Luther Vandross, an American singer and songwriter.Tracklist : 1 . A House Is Not A Home (1988) 2 . w/ Patti Labelle - If Only For One Night (2001) 3 . Stop To Love / Take You Out (2000) 4 . w/ Mariah Carey - Endless Love (1994) 5 . w/ Chaka Khan – Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas 6 . Give Me The Reason (1987) 7 . w/ Boy George - What…

Happy Birthday Pete Townshend

May 19, 1945 - Pete Townshend, English singer, songwriter and guitarist, founder and member of The Who is 76. Happy Birthday SirThe Who 's 'A Quick One' is their second studio album (also titled 'Happy Jack') produced by Kit Lambert and released on December 9, 1966 by Reaction/Polydor /Decca. >> The Who's 'Who's Next' feat. 'Won't Get Fooled Again' is their fifth studio album by released…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 18/52

Muddy Waters . The Rolling Stones, Joan Baez . Judy Collins, Paloma Faith . Candi Staton, Luther Vandross . Boy George, Martina Mcbride . Bob Seger, Kris Kristofferson . Rita Coolidge, Linda Ronstadt . Aaron Neville, Tom Jones, Engelbert Humperdinck . Billy Preston, Carlos Santana . Juanes, Joan Jett . Miley Cyrus, David Gahan . Martin Gore, Sting . Pearl JamThey are the 12 one-off collaborations…

Happy Birthday Joss Stone. ‘Precious Stone’

This day (April 11, 1987), in Dover, Kent, England, is born Jocelyn Eve Stoker a.k.a. Joss Stone a British soul singer.Digest Tracklist : Walk With Me (2021) . Piece Of My Heart (2020) . w/ Buddy Guy – Fever (2019) . Stuck On You (Jazzwoche, 2017) . Midnight Train To Georgia (At The Roundhouse 2016) . I Put a Spell on You (Luna Park, 2015) . Jet Lag (Jakarta, Java Jazz Festival 01-03-2013) . w/…