Arista release Whitney Houston’s second album : ‘Whitney’ featuring ‘ I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ (1987)

Whitney Houston's ‘Whitney' feat. ' I Wanna Dance With Somebody' is her second studio album released on June 2, 1987 by Arista Records.1 . I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Official Video) 2 . I Wanna Dance With Somebody 3 . Love Will Save The Day 4 . Didn't We Almost Have It All (Official Video) 5 . Didn't We Almost Have It All (Nelson Mandella Freedom Fest, 1988) 6 . So Emotional (Japan) 7 . So…

Arista publish ‘Whitney Houston,’ her eponymous debut album featuring ‘You Give Good Love,’ ‘Saving All My Love for You’ and ‘How Will I Know’ (1985)

'Whitney Houston' feat. '"Saving All My Love for You' and 'How Will I Know' is her self-titled debut album released on February 14, 1985 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.You Give Good Love (Lala) - 04:36 . 2.Thinking About You (Kashif, Lala) - 05:24 . 3.Someone For Me (Raymond Jones, Freddie Washington) - 04:58 . 4.Saving All My Love For You (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) - 03:58 . 5.Nobody Loves Me…

We remember Whitney Houston. ‘Without Whitney’

This day (February 11, 2012), in Beverly Hills, California, died Whitney Houston, an American singer.Tracklist : Medley (2000) . I Will Always Love You (2010) . It'S Not Right But It'S Okay (1999) . Amazing Grace (1994) . A Song For You (1991) . How Will I Know /Yo-Whitney-Yo (1991) . You Give Good Love (1987) . Saving All My Love (1986) . The Greatest Love Of All (1986) . Home (1983) . Tracklist…

Whitney Houston releases her third album : ‘I’m Your Baby Tonight’ featuring next to the title track ‘All the Man That I Need’ and ‘Miracle’ (1990)

Whitney Houston's 'I'm Your Baby Tonight' is the third studio album released on November 6, 1990 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.I'M Your Baby Tonight (L.A. Reid, Babyface) - 05:01 . 2.My Name Is Not Susan (Eric Foster White) - 04:40 . 3.All The Man That I Need (Dean Pitchford, Michael Gore) - 04:11 . 4.Lover For Life (Sam Dees) - 04:49 . 5.Anymore (L.A. Reid, Babyface) - 04:24 . 6.Miracle…

Columbia release Beyoncé’s debut album : ‘Dangerously in Love’ featuring ‘Crazy in Love’ (2003)

Beyoncé's 'Dangerously in Love' feat. "Crazy in Love" is her debut studio album released on June 24, 2003 by Columbia.1 . Crazy In Love (w/ Jay-Z) 2 . Naughty Girl 3 . Baby Boy (w/ Sean Paul 4 . Be With You (Early Show, 09.07.03) 5 . Me, Myself and I 6 . Me, Myself & I (AOL Music Sessions) 7 . Me Myself And I (Billboard Awards, 2003) 8 . Speechless (Live, 2011) 9 . Dangerously In Love (Live)…

Luther Vandross releases ‘Dance with My Father,’ his thirteenth and final album (2003)

Luther Vandross 'Dance with My Father' is his thirteenth and final studio album released on June 10, 2003 by J Records.1 . Dance With My Father 2 . The Closer I get to you (w/ Beyonce) Track Listing : 1.If I Didn'T Know Better (Ezekiel Lewis, Luther Vandross, Reed Vertelney) - 04:07 . 2.Think About You (James Porte, Luther Vandross) - 05:04 . 3.If It Ain'T One Thing (Robbie Nevil, Luther…

Arista publish Dionne Warwick’s ‘Dionne’ produced By Barry Manilow (1979)

Dionne Warwick's 'Dionne' is an album (and her best seller ) produced By Barry Manilow and released in May, 1979 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.Who, What, When, Where, Why (Rupert Holmes) - 03:15 . 2.After You (Doug Frank, Doug James) - 04:02 . 3.The Letter (Wayne Carson Thompson) - 03:11 . 4.I'Ll Never Love This Way Again (Richard Kerr, Will Jennings) - 03:33 . 5.Déjà Vu (Isaac Hayes, Adrienne…

ATCO release ‘Donny Hathaway,’ his second album produced by Jerry Wexler (1971)

'Donny Hathaway' is his eponymous second studio album Released on April 2, 1971 by ATCOTrack Listing : 1.Giving Up (Van Mccoy) - 06:20 . 2.A Song For You (Leon Russell) - 05:25 . 3.Little Girl (Billy Preston) - 04:47 . 4.He Ain'T Heavy, He'S My Brother (Bob Russell, Bobby Scott) - 05:55 . 5.Magnificent Sanctuary Band (Dorsey Burnette) - 04:24 . 6.She Is My Lady (George S. Clinton) - 05:33 . 7.I…

Warner Bros. release Chaka Khan’s second solo album : ‘Naughty’ produced By Arif Mardin (1980)

Chaka Khan's 'Naughty' is her second solo album produced By Arif Mardin and released on March 26, 1980 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Clouds (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:28 . 2.Get Ready, Get Set (Kathy Anderson, Ellison Chase, Bill Haberman, Art Jacobson) - 03:42 . 3.Move Me No Mountain (Jerry Ragovoy, Aaron Schroeder) - 04:14 . 4.Nothing'S Gonna Take You Away (Deborah Ash, Bill…

Aretha Franklin releases her twelfth album : ‘I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You’ featuring ‘Respect’ (1967)

Aretha Franklin's 'I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You' feat. 'Respect. is her twelfth studio album released on March 10, 1967 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) - 02:29 . 2.Drown In My Own Tears (Henry Glover) - 04:07 . 3.I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You) (Ronnie Shannon) - 02:51 . 4.Soul Serenade (Curtis Ousley, Luther Dixon) - 02:39 . 5.Don'T Let Me Lose This Dream…

Epic publish Luther Vandross’ ‘The Night I Fell in Love,’ his fourth album produced by Marcus Miller (1985)

Luther Vandross' 'The Night I Fell in Love' is his fourth studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on March 8, 1985 by Epic. Track Listing : 1.'Til My Baby Comes Home (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) - 05:31 . 2.The Night I Fell In Love (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) - 06:06 . 3.If Only For One Night (Brenda Russell) - 04:15 . 4.Creepin' (Stevie Wonder) - 04:04 . 5.It'S Over Now…

‘Let Me in Your Life’ is Aretha Franklin’s twenty-second studio album, co-produced with Jerry Wexler (1974)

Aretha Franklin's 'Let Me in Your Life' is her twenty-second studio album (and one of her top-selling) released on February 25, 1974 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) - 03:29 . 2.Every Natural Thing (Eddie Hinton) - 02:37 . 3.Ain'T Nothing Like The Real Thing (Nick Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 03:49 . 4.I'M In Love (Joan Griffin, Kashif, Bobby Womack) - 02:51 .…

This week In Soul Artists 07/52

Al Jarreau, Randy Crawford, Irma Thomas, Cissy Houston, Whitney Houston, Thelma Houston, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross . the Supremes . Teddy Pendergrass, Frankie Beverly . Raw Soul, Maceo Parker, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 283 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Al Jarreau . Trouble In Paradise…

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Lady Soul’ featuring ‘Chain of Fools,’ ‘(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman’ and ‘(Sweet Sweet Baby)…

Aretha Franklin's 'Lady Soul' feat. 'Chain of Fools' is an album also including '(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman' and other hits and released on January 22, 1968 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Chain Of Fools (Don Covay) - 02:46 . 2.Money Won'T Change You (James Brown Nat Jones) - 02:09 . 3.People Get Ready (Curtis Mayfield) - 03:42 . 4.Niki Hoeky (Jim Ford, Lolly Vegas, Pat Vegas) -…

Columbia publish ‘Paul Simon,’ his eponymous second solo album featuring ‘Mother and Child Reunion,’ ‘Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard’ and ‘Duncan’…

'Paul Simon' feat. 'Mother and Child Reunion' is his eponymous second studio album as a solo artist co-produced with Roy Halee and released on January 14, 1972 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Mother And Child Reunion (Paul Simon) - 03:05 . 2.Duncan (Paul Simon) - 04:39 . 3.Everything Put Together Falls Apart (Paul Simon) - 01:59 . 4.Run That Body Down (Paul Simon) - 03:52 . 5.Armistice Day (Paul…

Happy Birthday Dionne Warwick. ‘Don’t Make You Over’

This day (December 12, 1940), in East Orange, New Jersey, is born Marie Dionne Warrick a.k.a. Dionne Warwick, an American singer, actress and TV show host.Tracklist : What The World Needs Now Is Love (2019) . I'll Never Love This Way Again (2018) . Alfie (2015) . Say a little prayer (2013) . Night & Day (2012) . All In Love Is Fair (1975) . Aquarela Do Brasil (2009) . w/ Stevie Wonder,…

Luther Vandross releases his third album : ‘Busy Body’ co-produced with Marcus Miller (1983)

Luther Vandross 'Busy Body' is his third studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on November 25, 1983.Track Listing : 1.I Wanted Your Love (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) - 05:42 . 2.Busy Body (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) - 04:45 . 3.I'Ll Let You Slide (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) - 05:21 . 4.Make Me A Believer (Luther Vandross, Nat Adderley, Jr) - 05:26 . 5.For The…

Atlantic publish Roberta Flack’s third album : ‘Quiet Fire’ (1971)

Roberta Flack's 'Quiet Fire' is her third studio album released in November 1971 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Go Up Moses (Flack, Jesse Jackson, Joel Dorn) - 05:20 . 2.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) - 07:13 . 3.Sunday And Sister Jones (Gene Mcdaniels) - 04:48 . 4.See You Then (Jimmy Webb) - 03:40 . 5.Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow (Carole King, Gerry Goffin) - 03:59 . 6.To Love…

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.Track Listing : 1.Do You Want To Dance? (Bobby Freeman) - 02:44 . 2.Chapel Of Love (Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector) - 02:55 . 3.Superstar (Bonnie Bramlett, Leon Russell) - 05:11 . 4.Daytime Hustler (Jeff Kent) - 03:34 . 5.Am I Blue? (Harry Akst, Grant…

Linda Ronstadt releases her fifth album : ‘Heart Like a Wheel’ featuring ‘When Will I Be Loved’ (1974)

Linda Ronstadt's 'Heart Like a Wheel' is her fifth solo studio album produced by Peter Asher and released in November 1974 by Capitol Records.Track Listing : 1.You'Re No Good (Clint Ballard Jr.) - 03:44 . 2.It Doesn'T Matter Anymore (Paul Anka) - 03:26 . 3.Faithless Love (J. D. Souther) - 03:15 . 4.The Dark End Of The Street (Chips Moman, Dan Penn) - 03:55 . 5.Heart Like A Wheel (Anna Mcgarrigle)…

RCA publish ‘Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics,’ her thirty eigth album (2014)

'Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics' is her thirty eigth studio album featuring ten covers of songs made famous by female artists and released on October 17, 2014 by Rca.Track Listing : 1.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) - 03:53 . 2.Rolling In The Deep (Adele Adkins, Nickolas Ashford, Paul Epworth, Valerie Simpson) - 04:00 . 3.Midnight Train To Georgia (James Weatherly) - 04:21 .…

Warner Bros. publish Chaka Khan’s debut solo album : ‘Chaka’ featuring ‘I’m Every Woman’ (1978)

Chaka Khan's 'Chaka' is her debut solo album released on October 12, 1978.Track Listing : 1.I'M Every Woman (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:05 . 2.Love Has Fallen On Me (Lloyd Webber, Charles Stepney) - 04:52 . 3.Roll Me Through The Rushes (David Lasley, Lana Marrano) - 04:42 . 4.Sleep On It (Andrew Kastner, Larry John Mcnally) - 04:21 . 5.Life Is A Dance (Gavin Christopher) - 04:20 .…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Aretha’ (1980)

Aretha Franklin's 'Aretha' is an album (her second album with this title) released in October 1980 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.Come To Me (Willard Eugene Price) - 03:42 . 2.I Can'T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) - 03:55 . 3.United Together (Phil Perry, Chuck Jackson) - 05:02 . 4.Take Me With You (Phil Perry, Terry Coleman, Chuck Jackson) - 04:05 . 5.Whatever It Is (Mark Gary, Eddie Setser,…

Epic publish Luther Vandross’ fifth album : ‘Give Me the Reason’ co-produced with Marcus Miller (1986)

Luther Vandross 'Give Me the Reason' is his fifth studio album released on September 19, 1986 By Epic.Track Listing : 1.Stop To Love (Luther Vandross, Nat Adderley, Jr.) - 05:19 . 2.See Me (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) - 05:29 . 3.I Gave It Up (When I Fell In Love) (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) - 04:45 . 4.So Amazing (Luther Vandross) - 03:41 . 5.Give Me The Reason (Luther Vandross, Nat…

Bette Midler releases ‘Some People’s Lives,’ her seventh album featuring ‘From a Distance’ (1990)

Bette Midler's 'Some People's Lives' is her seventh studio album (featuring 'From a Distance') released on September 4, 1990 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.One More Round (Jessica Harper, Danny Sembello, Allee Willis) - 02:03 . 2.Some People'S Lives (Rhonda Fleming, Janis Ian) - 03:29 . 3.Miss Otis Regrets (Cole Porter) - 02:51 . 4.Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most (Fran Landesman, Tommy…

Luther Vandross releases his debut album : ‘Never Too Much’ featuring ‘A House Is Not a Home’ (1981)

Luther Vandross' 'Never Too Much' is his debut album released on August 12, 1981 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Never Too Much (Luther Vandross) - 03:50 . 2.Sugar And Spice (I Found Me A Girl) (Luther Vandross) - 04:57 . 3.Don'T You Know That? (Luther Vandross) - 04:01 . 4.I'Ve Been Working (Luther Vandross) - 06:35 . 5.She'S A Super Lady (Luther Vandross) - 05:04 . 6.You Stopped Loving Me (Luther…