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We remember Rufus Thomas. ‘Funky Rufus’

This day (December 15, 2001), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Rufus Thomas, an American rhythm and blues, funk and soul singer and comedian.Tracklist : 1 . Live in Italy (1993) 2 . w/ Blues Brothers Band – Walking the dog (1988) 3 . Documentary (1973) 4 . Funky Chicken (1973) 5 . Jump Back Tracklist : Do The Funky Chicken . Walking The Dog . The Memphis Train . Bear Cat . Can Your Monkey Do The Dog…

P-Funk All-Stars release their debut album : ‘Urban Dancefloor Guerillas’ (1983)

P-Funk All-Stars 'Urban Dancefloor Guerillas' is their debut album featuring George Clinton, Sly Stone, Bootsy Collins and various members of Parliament and Funkadelic and released in 1983 By Uncle Jam/Cbs.1 . Generator Pop (1984) 2 . Pumpin' It Up (w/ George Clinton, 1984) Track Listing : 1.Generator Pop (George Clinton, Garry Shider, David Spradley) - 04:59 . 2.Acupuncture (Dewayne…

We remember Albert Collins. ‘The Iceman Killer’

This day (November 24, 1985), in Inglewood, California, died Joseph Vernon Turner Jr. a.k.a Big Joe Turner, an American blues shouter.Tracklist : 1 . w/ B.B.King – Call It Stormy Monday 2 . Iceman (1992) 3 . w/ Robert Cray – The Dream (1991) 4 . My Woman Has A Black Cat Bone 5 . w/ Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton, Bb King – Sweet Little Angel 6 . w/ Barrelhouse – Conversation With (1978) 7 .…

Happy Birthday Nona Hendryx. ‘La Belle Nona’

This day (October 9, 1944), in Trenton, New Jersey, is born Nona Hendryx, an American vocalist, solo artist or one-third of the trio Labelle.Tracklist : 1 . Transformation (2019) 2 . I Need Love (2017) 3 . Temple of Heaven (2012) 4 . w/ Sarah Dash – Somebody Somewhere 5 . Labelle – Release Yourself (1991) 6 . Way Down (1987) 7 . Winds of Change 8 . w/ Todd Rundgren, Carlos Santana, Max Roach –…

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘You’re Under Arrest’ recorded with John McLaughlin, John Scofield et al (1985)

Miles Davis' 'You're Under Arrest' is an album released on September 9, 1985 by Columbia.1 . Something's On Your Mind (Molde, Norway, 1984) 2 . Time After Time (Live, 1985) 3 . Jean Pierre 4 . Human Nature (Montreal) 5 . Something's On Your Mind Part 1 (Montreal) 6 . Something's On Your Mind Part 2 (Montreal) 7 . Time After Time (Montreal) 8 . Time After Time (Montreux, 1988) Track listing :…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Live at Mister Kelly’s’ in Chicago with the Lou Levy Trio (1958)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Live at Mister Kelly's' is an album recorded on August 10, 1958 in Chicago and released in 2007 by Verve.1 . Cameo In "St. Louis Blues" (1958) 2 . I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues (1958) 3 . Bewitched , Bothered & Bewildered (Nat King Cole Show1) Track listing : 1.Your Red Wagon (Gene de Paul, Richard M. Jones, Don Raye) - 02:59 . 2.Nice Work If You Can Get It (George…

Beastie Boys release their second album : ‘Paul’s Boutique’

Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique' is their second studio album released on July 25, 1989 by Capitol.1 . Shake Your Rump (Amsterdam) 2 . Egg Man 3 . High Plains Drifter (Japan Space Shower, 1995) 4 . POSSE IN EFFECT & HIGH PLAINS DRIFTER (Live, 98) 5 . Sounds of Science (Japan Space Shower, 1994) 6 . Sounds Of Science (Kawasaki, 1996) 7 . Hey Ladies 8 . Interview + Looking down the barrel of a…

Lionel Richie releases his third solo album : ‘Dancing on the Ceiling’ featuring ‘Say You, Say Me’ (1986)

Lionel Richie's 'Dancing on the Ceiling' is his third solo album released before he takes a ten years hiatus on July 15, 1986 by Motown.1 . Dancing On The Ceiling (Paris, 2007) 2 . Dancing On The Ceiling 3 . Sela 4 . Ballerina Girl 5 . Love Will Conquer All 6 . Say You Say Me 7 . Say You Say Me (Live) 8 . Say You Say Me (Symphonica In Rosso) Track Listing : 1.Dancing On The Ceiling (Mike…

Sonny Rollins record ‘Tenor Madness’ with John Coltrane for Prestige (1956)

Sonny Rollins' 'Tenor Madness' is an album recorded on May 24, 1956 with John Coltrane and released the same year by Prestige.Track Listing : 1.Tenor Madness (Sonny Rollins) - 12:16 . 2.When Your Lover Has Gone (Einar Aaron Swan) - 06:11 . 3.Paul'S Pal (Sonny Rollins) - 05:12 . 4.My Reverie (Larry Clinton, Claude Debussy) - 06:08 . 5.The Most Beautiful Girl In The World ( Richard Rodgers,…

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 New Music Videos N°220

Fireboy DML . Ed Sheeran, Bad Milk, TWICE, Joe Bonamassa, Dave Gahan, Soulsavers, Steve Vai, Finneas, Alicia Keys, Jhené Aiko, McFly, Tierra Whack, Cat PowerThey are the performers of the music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Fireboy DML . Ed Sheeran . Peru Lyrics >>…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°199 – New Music Videos

Fonseca, Daddy Andre, Payal Dev, Stebin Ben, Maluma, Ducce, Munn, Yung Bleu, Chris Brown . 2 Chainz, Felix, Okaa, Fei, Nafe Smallz, Yunan . Krissann B, Davi Trevisan They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Fonseca . Tú 1ero Lyrics >>…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°166 – New Music Videos

Russ Millions, Moneybagg Yo, Tyler The Creator, Common, Vince Staples, Rich Dunk, DDG, T~Pain . Kehlani, Yungeen Ace, Lil Baby . Lil Durk, Larry June, Don Toliver, Lil Durk . LattoThey are the performers of the twelve brand new hip-hop, soul, etc. songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware absolutely NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°179 – New Music Videos

Audrey Nuna, Joywave, Chai, royal . the serpent, eee gee, Tiberius b, Henri Dunant, The Sanctuary, Mod Sun, H3000, Danny Elfman, FacsThey are the performers of twelve brand new videos that amused, puzzled and sometimes shocked us, these past days. Beware absolutely NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Audrey Nuna . Top Again (w/ Saba) Lyrics >> Review…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°145 – New Music Videos

Don Toliver, YG, Mozzy, Blxst, Coi Leray, 21 Savage, J. Balvin, Snoop Dogg, SoFaygo, Soulja Boy, Toosii, Lakeyah, Young Dolph, Isaiah RashadThey are the performers of the twelve brand new hip-hop, soul, etc. songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware absolutely NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Don Toliver . What You Need Lyrics…

This week In New Music Videos N°154

Griff, Hamish Hawk, Celeste, Ben Howard, Rag'n'Bone Man, Summer Walker, Aly . AJ, Julia Stone, Faouzia . John Legend, Morcheeba, Soen, JoJoThey are the performers of the music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Griff . Black Hole Lyrics >> Review >> More by the same .…

Elton John Commercials

"Adman Across The Water"

Elton John's self-titled second album is released today, 50 years ago. It features "Your Song" regarded today as one of "The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time" (dixit Rolling Stone). "Your Song" has been used quite a few times in commercials and most recently in the much buzzed about "John Lewis & Partners Christmas" advert in England. More Elton's songs ("Tiny Dancer" & others) made their…

May Flowers

From 'Apple Blossom' to 'Daisy Bell', we have mixed 14 'Lady Singers' tunes around the theme of 'Flowers'. It has Marianna Leporace, Dinah Shore, Maysa, Pauline Scanlon and many more.

The Twist

Starting and ending with 'The Twist' made famous by Chubby Checker, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Dee Dee Ramone, Chubby Checker, Rootvalta, Fabiana Cantilo and many more.

Twist Craze

Featuring Twist . Chubby Checker . The Twist . Joey Dee . The Starliters . Peppermint Twist . Lambrett Twist . Los Beatniks . Tampico Twist . The Ventures . Bumble Bee Twist . The Revelettes . Honky Tonk Twist . The Cramps . Ultra Twist