Happy Birthday Chris Robinson

December 20, 1966 - Christopher Mark Robinson simply known as Chris Robinson, American artist, guitarist and lead vocalist of The Black Crowes & Chris Robinson Brotherhood is 54. Happy Birthday SirThe Black Crowes' 'The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion' is their second studio album produced by George Drakoulias and released on May 12, 1992 by Def American Recordings. >> The Black…

Chris Robinson takes the Soulive Revue plus some famous guests to Florida (2014)

, 2014 - Chris Robinson's Soulive Revue - that is Chris Robinson of Black Crowes fame (voc), Eric Krasno (g), Alan Evans (d), Neal Evans (kb), Eric Bloom (tp), Ryan Zoidis (s), Alecia Chakour & Jasmine Muhammad (bck voc) - plus George Porter Jr. (b), Ivan Neville (kb), Oteil Burbridge (b), Pee Wee Ellis (s), Jennifer Hartswick (bck voc), Bernard Purdie (d) and Roosevelt Collier (steel) as…

Tamla publish Smokey Robinson’s ‘Smokey,’ his first solo album (1973)

Smokey Robinson's 'Smokey' is his first solo album after his departure from The Miracles, released on June 19, 1973 by Tamla.Track Listing : 1.Holly (Smokey Robinson) - 04:37 . 2.Medley: Never My Love/Never Can Say Goodbye (Don Addrisi, Dick Addrisi, Clifton Davis) - 03:52 . 3.A Silent Partner In A Three-Way Love Affair (Smokey Robinson, Rose Ella Jones) - 04:37 . 4.Just My Soul Responding…

Lauryn Hill, Chrissie, Jimmy, Erykah et al pay tribute to Bob Marley (1984)

December 4, 1989 - Lauryn Hill, Chrissie Hynde, Jimmy Cliff, Erykah Badu, Queen Latifah, DARIUS RUCKER, Tracy Chapman, Busta Rhymes, Julian Marley, Chris Robinson, Damian Marley, Ben Harper, kymani marley, Toots Hibbert, The Wailers, Ziggy Marley, Eve, The Melody Makers attend The Bob Marley All-Star Tribute in Oracabessa Bay, Jamaica More Info<img…

Happy Birthday Chrissie Hynde

September 7, 19** - Miss Christine Ellen Hynde simply known as Chrissie Hynde, an American singer, founding member of The Pretenders. is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss 'Pretenders' is their debut eponymous studio album released on 7 January 1980 and featuring the hit singles 'Stop Your Sobbing' and 'Brass in Pocket' >> The Pretenders ' 'Pretenders II' is their second studio album produced by…

Happy Birthday Bernard Purdie. ‘So Pretty’

This day (June 11, 1939), in Elkton, Maryland, is born Bernard Lee Purdie a.k.a Pretty Purdie, an American session drummer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Sugaray Rayford - (2018) 2 . w/ Roy Bennett - Battle (2016) 3 . Souper Groove (2015) 4 . Funky Grooves in Japan (2013) 5 . @ NAMM (2012) 6 . w/ Chuck Rainey, David T Walker, Lou Donaldson - Tighten Up (1993) 7 . w/ Under Kontrol - Live in France (2011) 8…

J Records publish Alicia Keys’ debut album : ‘Songs in A Minor’ featuring ‘Fallin” (2001)

Alicia Keys' 'Songs in A Minor' is her debut studio album (featuring only one song 'Jane Doe' in the key of A minor) released on June 5, 2001 by J Records .1 . Girlfriend (2002 NBA All Star Weekend) 2 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Later With Jools Holland) 3 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Official HD Video) 4 . Fallin' (Official HD Video) 5 . Fallin (Manchester Cathedral) 6 . Troubles (Live) 7 .…

Happy Birthday Lauryn Hill. ‘Over The Hill’

This day (May 26, 1975), in South Orange, New Jersey, is born Lauryn Noelle Hill simply known as Lauryn Hill, an American singer who was a member of the Fugees.Digest Tracklist : Rebel/I Find It Hard To Say (2016) . Unplugged (2014) . Could You Be Loved (2011) . Fugees – Medley (2005) . Fugees - Killing Me Softly (2004) . Adam Lives In Theory (2001) . & Carlos Santana & Cee-Lo - Do You…

Island release Joe Cocker’s ‘Sheffield Steel’ recorded with the Compass Point Allstars (1982)

Joe Cocker's 'Sheffield Steel' is his eighth studio album recorded at Compass Point Studios, Nassau and released on May 22, 1982 by Island.Track Listing : 1.Look What You'Ve Done (Leo Nocentelli) . 2.Shocked (Ira Ingber, Greg Sutton) . 3.Sweet Little Woman (Andy Fraser) . 4.Seven Days (Bob Dylan) . 5.Marie (Randy Newman) . 6.Ruby Lee (Bill Withers, Melvin Dunlap) . 7.Many Rivers To Cross (Jimmy…

Usher releases ‘Here I Stand,’ his fifth album including ‘Love in This Club’ (2008)

Usher's 'Here I Stand' incl. 'Love in This Club' is his fifth studio album released on May 13, 2008 by Laface.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Usher Raymond Iv, Ryon Lovett, James Jlack Lackey) - 01:28 . 2.Love In This Club (Usher Raymond Iv, Jamal Jones, Lamar Taylor, Jay Jenkins, Ryon Lovett, Keith Thomas, Darnell Dalton) - 04:19 . 3.This Ain'T Sex (Usher Raymond Iv, Christopher Tricky Stewart, Phalon…

The Black Crowes release ‘The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion’ featuring ‘Remedy’ (1992)

The Black Crowes' 'The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion' is their second studio album produced by George Drakoulias and released on May 12, 1992 by Def American Recordings.Track Listing : 1.Sting Me (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 04:39 . 2.Remedy (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 05:22 . 3.Thorn In My Pride (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 06:03 . 4.Bad Luck Blue Eyes Goodbye (Chris…

We remember Bob Marley. ‘Leaving Babylon’

This day (May 11, 1981), in Miami, Florida, died Robert Nesta Marley a.k.a Bob Marley, a Jamaican singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : w/ The Wailers - Coming In From The Cold (1980) . War (1979) . w/ The Wailers - Exodus (1977) . The Roots Rock Reggae (1976) . w/ The Wailers - Kinky Reggae (1975) . Lively Up Yourself (1974) . w/ The Wailers - Get up Stand up (1973) . Bob Marley and Peter…

Toni Braxton releases ‘The Heat’ featuring ‘He Wasn’t Man Enough’ and ‘Spanish Guitar’ (2000)

Toni Braxton's 'The Heat' feat. "He Wasn't Man Enough" is her third studio album released on April 25, 2000 by Laface.Track Listing : 1.He Wasn'T Man Enough (Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Harvey Mason, Jr.) - 04:21 . 2.The Heat (Keri Lewis, Toni Braxton) - 03:30 . 3.Spanish Guitar (Diane Warren) - 04:47 . 4.Just Be A Man About It (Toni Braxton, Johntá Austin, Teddy Bishop,…

Happy Birthday Warren Haynes

April 6, 1960 - Warren Haynes, American guitarist, longtime member of the Allman Brothers and Gov't Mule is 61. Happy Birthday, Sir Dave Matthews Band have invited Bela Fleck, Jeff Coffin, Warren Haynes & Tim Reynolds to join them on stage at Madison Square Garden in New-York City >> 152 MINUTES on RVM >> the Tedeschi Trucks Band and Friends - that is Rita Coolidge, John Bell,…

Capitol release Faith Evans’ fourth album : ‘The First Lady’ (2005)

Faith Evans' 'The First Lady' is her fourth studio album released on April 5, 2005 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Goin' Out (Pharrell Williams, Terrence Thornton) - 04:06 . 2.Again (Faith Evans, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Venus Dodson, Jerry Harris) - 03:18 . 3.I Don'T Need It (Faith Evans, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) - 03:48 . 4.Stop N Go (Faith Evans, Carvin…

Happy Birthday Jimmy Cliff. ‘The Older He Comes’

This day (April 1, 1948), in St. James, Jamaica, is born James Chambers a.k.a. Jimmy Cliff, a Jamaican singer.Digest Tracklist : I Can See Clearly Now (2018) . Children (2015) . w/ Widespread Panic - Sitting in Limbo . w/ Bruce Springsteen - The Harder They Come ( 2012) . Jimmy Cliff - Bongo Man ( 2011) . Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductee (2010) . Rock In Rio Ii (1991) . At Orlando Stadium In…

Happy Birthday Tracy Chapman

March 30, 19** - Miss Tracy Chapman, an American singer-songwriter is @)_!. Happy Birthday Tracy"Tracy Chapman" is the self-titled debut album by Tracy Chapman, released on April 15, 1988. >>Released on October 3, 1989, "Crossroads" is the second album by Tracy Chapman. >> Released on November 14, 1995, "New Beginning" is the fourth album by Tracy Chapman >> is held in…

Usher releases ‘Raymond v. Raymond,’ his sixth album on LaFace Records (2010)

Usher's 'Raymond v. Raymond' is his sixth studio album recorded during 2008 to 2010 and released on March 26, 2010 by LaFace Records.Track Listing : 1.Monstar (Usher Raymond Iv, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila, Miguel Pimentel, Juan Najera) - 05:01 . 2.Hey Daddy (Usher Raymond, Richard Butler Jr., Andrew Harr, Jermaine Jackson, Algernod Washington) - 03:44 .…

Arista Records release Usher’s fourth studio album : ‘Confessions’ produced (mostly) by Jermaine Dupri (2004)

Usher's 'Confessions' is his fourth studio album produced (mostly) by Jermaine Dupri and released on March 23, 2004 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.Intro - 00:46 . 2.Yeah! (Jonathan Smith, Sean Garrett, Patrick "J. Que" Smith, Christopher Bridges, Robert Mcdowell, James Phillips, Lamarquis Jefferson) - 04:10 . 3.Throwback (Richard P. Butler Jr., Justin Smith, Patrick "J. Que" Smith, Lamont…

Happy Birthday Phil Lesh

March 15, 1940 - Philip Chapman Lesh simply known as Phil Lesh, bassist and co-founding member of the Grateful Dead, is 81. Happy Birthday, SirThe Grateful Dead 's 'Wake of the Flood' is a studio album (the first without founding member Ron 'Pigpen' McKernan) released on October 15, 1973 by Grateful Dead Records. >>Grateful Dead's 'From the Mars Hotel' is a studio album recorded in April…

This week In Male Balladeers 09/52

Nick Cave, Keb' Mo', Harry Styles, Roger Hodgson, Winston Rodney, Lucio Dalla, John Darnielle, Justin Vernon, Harry Belafonte, Chris Robinson, Beck, Marcus Mumford They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Nick Cave . Moonland (w/ The Bad Seeds) Lifted from : Nick Cave . the Bad Seeds…

After a five years hiatus, Erykah Badu drops ‘New Amerykah Part One (4th World War)’ (2008)

Erykah Badu's 'New Amerykah Part One (4th World War)' is her fourth studio album released on February 26, 2008 by Universal Motown.Track Listing : 1.Amerykahn Promise (William Allen, Roy Ayers, Edwin Birdsong) - 04:16 . 2.The Healer (Daniel Bangalter, Otis Jackson Jr., Malcolm Mclaren, Erica Wright) - 03:59 . 3.Me (Shafiq Husayn, Erica Wright) - 05:36 . 4.My People (Leonard Caston, Otis Jackson…

Warner Bros. publish Gary Clark Jr.’s fifth album : ‘This Land’ (2019)

Gary Clark Jr.'s 'This Land' is his fifth album produced by Jacob Sciba and released on February 22, 2019 by Warner Bros.(Source Gary Clark Jr. - This Land | Official Site)The Guardian Langston Hughes was my first introduction to writing. I remember checking out a book of his poems at the library in elementary school USA Today He laughs, more bitter than amused. “I got a pearl Cadillac. I loved…

Tedeschi Trucks Band release their fourth album ‘Signs’ featuring ‘Hard Case’ (2019)

Tedeschi Trucks Band's 'Signs' is their fourth album recorded live to two-inch analog tape, co-produced by Derek Trucks, Jim Scott and Bobby Tis, featuring among other guests Warren Haynes & Doyle Bramhall II and released on February 15, 2019 by Fantasy(Source Tedeschi Trucks Band - Signs | Official Site)NPR There's such warmth to the playing, you can picture the band members standing in the…

50 Cent releases his debut album ‘Get Rich or Die Tryin” featuring ‘In da Club,’ ‘P.I.M.P.’ and ’21 Questions’ (2003)

50 Cent's 'Get Rich or Die Tryin'' is his debut studio album produced by Dr. Dre and Eminem and released on February 6, 2003 by Aftermath Entertainment.Track Listing : 1.Intro - 0:06 . 2.What Up Gangsta (Curtis Jackson, Rob Tewlow) - 02:59 . 3.Patiently Waiting (Curtis Jackson, Marshall Mathers, Luis Resto, Mike Elizondo) - 04:48 . . 4.Many Men (Wish Death) (Curtis Jackson, Darrell Branch, Luis…

The Black Crowes release their debut album : ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ featuring ‘Hard to Handle’ and ‘She Talks to Angels’ (1990)

The Black Crowes' 'Shake Your Money Maker' is their debut studio album produced by George Drakoulias and released on January 24, 1990 by Def American Recordings.Track Listing : 1.Twice As Hard (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 04:09 . 2.Jealous Again (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 04:35 . 3.Sister Luck (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 05:13 . 4.Could I'Ve Been So Blind (Chris Robinson, Rich…

Phil Lesh & Friends reinvent ‘Workingman’s Dead’ (2017)

January 20, 2017 - Phil Lesh and Friends - that is Chris Robinson (g, voc), Neal Casal (g), Tony Leone (d), Adam MacDougall (kb, voc), Ross James (g) - will perform the seminal Dead album (in full and in its original order) "Workingman's Dead" at Brooklyn Bowl in Las Vegas, NV

This week In ‘2000s Throwback’ 51/52

Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera, Rihanna, Arctic Monkeys, Mary J. Blige, Pearl Jam, The Black Crowes, Joe Cocker, Keith Richards, Ron Wood, Alicia Keys They are the '2000s Throwback' artists selected among the 267 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Mary J. Blige . Just Fine Lifted from : Geffen publish…

We remember Joe Cocker. ‘The Soul Shouter’

This day (December 22, 2014), in Crawford, Colorado, United States, died John Robert Joe Cocker an English rock and blues singer.Tracklist : You Are So Beautiful -(2013) . I Put A Spell On You (2007) . Many rivers to cross . w/ Eros Ramazzotti - That's All I Need To Know (1998) . Feelin' Alright (1992) . You Can Leave Your Hat On (1986) . Jennifer Warnes - Up where we belong (1983) . Hitchcock…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 51/52

Radiohead, Live, Oasis, Stereolab, Green Day, Temple Of The Dog, Natalie Merchant, Heather Nova, The Rolling Stones, The Black Crowes, Christina Aguilera, The Prodigy They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 267 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Radiohead . Exit Music Lifted from : Radiohead enchant New-York…