We Remember Dennis Edwards

February 1, 1943 - Mr.Dennis Edwards, American singer, member of The Temptations during more than 20 years passed away aged 75. He is remembered.Released on January 16, 1975, "A Song for You" is an album by The Temptations featuring then-lead singer Dennis Edwards on the title track. >>

Diana Ross releases ‘Diana’ featuring ‘Upside Down’ and produced By Bernard Edwards & Nile Rodgers (1980)

Diana Ross' 'Diana' is her eleventh studio album produced By Bernard Edwards & Nile Rodgers and released on May 22, 1980 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Upside Down (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 04:04 . 2.Tenderness (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 03:52 . 3.Friend To Friend (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 03:19 . 4.I'M Coming Out (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 05:25 . 5.Have Fun…

Happy Birthday Ronald Isley. ‘Brother Ronald’

This day (May 21, 1941), in Cincinnati, Ohio, is born Ronald Isley, an American artist and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : w/ Aretha Franklin & Dennis Edwards - A Song For You (2013) . Dinner And A Movie (2013) . No More (2010) . Just Came Here To Chill (2009) . The Isley Brothers - Summer Breeze (2005) . & Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling In My Head (2004) . The Isley Brothers…

Gordy publish The Temptations’ ‘Reunion’ featuring David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks reunited after ten years (1982)

The Temptations' 'Reunion' is an album featuring David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks reunited after ten years and released on April 7, 1982 by Gordy.Track Listing : 1.Standing On The Top (Rick James) - 09:48 . 2.You Better Beware (Barrett Strong) - 05:00 . 3.Lock It In The Pocket (Kerry Gordy, Benny Medina) - 04:30 . 4.I'Ve Never Been To Me (Ron Miller, Ken Hirsch) - 05:57 . 5.Backstage (Smokey…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°133 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Sandra, Kym Mazelle, Kate Bush, Gladys Knight . The Pips, The Blow Monkeys, Skipworth . Turner, Dennis Edwards, Thompson Twins, Sheena Easton, Samantha Fox, Smokey Robinson, Atlantic StarrThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs 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!For…

Gordy publish The Temptations’s album : ‘Psychedelic Shack’ produced by Norman Whitfield (1970)

The Temptations' 'Psychedelic Shack' is an album written and produced by Norman Whitfield and released on March 6, 1970 by Gordy.Track Listing : 1.Psychedelic Shack (Norman Whitfield, Barrett strong) - 03:51 . 2.You Make Your Own Heaven And Hell Right Here On Earth (Norman Whitfield, Barrett strong) - 02:46 . 3.Hum Along And Dance (Norman Whitfield, Barrett strong) - 03:53 . 4.Take A Stroll Thru…

The Temptations release ‘Masterpiece’ fully produced and written by Norman Whitfield (1973)

The Temptations' 'Masterpiece' is an album produced and written by Norman Whitfield and released on February 21, 1973 by Gordy.Track Listing : 1.Hey Girl (I Like Your Style) (Norman Whitfield) - 04:36 . 2.Masterpiece (Norman Whitfield) - 13:49 . 3.Ma (Norman Whitfield) - 04:46 . 4.Law Of The Land (Norman Whitfield) - 05:08 . 5.Plastic Man (Norman Whitfield) - 05:53 . 6.Hurry Tomorrow (Norman…

This week In Soul Artists 05/52

Luther Vandross, Maurice White, Prince, Trey Songz, Al Green, Bettye Lavette, Ike and Tina Turner, Destiny's Child, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, The Temptations, Fugees. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 323 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Luther Vandross . Impossible Dream Lifted from : Mariah, Lionel, Brandy et…

Gordy publish The Temptations’ album : ‘A Song for You’ featuring ‘Happy People’ and ‘Shakey Ground’ (1975)

The Temptations' 'A Song for You' is an album featuring then-lead singer Dennis Edwards on the title track and released on January 16, 1975 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.Happy People (Don Baldwin, Jeffrey Bowen, Lionel Richie) - 03:38 . 2.Glasshouse (Charlemagne) - 03:54 . 3.Shakey Ground (Jeffrey Bowen, Al Boyd, Eddie Hazel) - 04:03 . 4.The Prophet (Jeffrey Bowen, Kathy Wakefield) - 04:28 . 5.Happy…

Gordy publish The Temptations’ album : ‘1990’ (1973)

The Temptations' '1990' is an album (their final written and produced by Norman Whitfield) released on December 7, 1973 by Gordy.Track Listing : 1.Let Your Hair Down (Norman Whitfield) - 02:40 . 2.I Need You (Norman Whitfield) - 03:05 . 3.Heavenly (Norman Whitfield) - 03:57 . 4.You'Ve Got My Soul On Fire (Norman Whitfield) - 03:53 . 5.Ain'T No Justice (Norman Whitfield) - 06:08 . 6.1990 (Norman…

This week In Soul Artists 45/52

Aretha Franklin, Ronald Isley, Dennis Edwards, Isaac Hayes, Earth Wind and Fire, Whitney Houston, Etta James, Dr. John, Allen Toussaint, Les Mccann, Eddie Harris, Narada Michael Walden, Parliament Funkadelic, The Pointer Sisters, Snoop Dogg, Wu Tang Clan, . Tribe Called Quest. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 324 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious…

As we wish Otis Williams a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘The Temptations At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American vocalist and baritone Otis Williams a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : The Temptations CREDITSPhoto : Audio : My Girl . Ain't Too Proud to Beg . Papa Was a Rollin' Stone . Get Ready . The Way You Do the Things You Do . Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) . I Can't Get Next to You . I Wish It Would Rain . Cloud Nine . Silent…

We remember Aretha Franklin. ‘Long Live The Queen, she lives forever’

This day (August 16, 2018), in Detroit, died Aretha Franklin a.k.a. the Queen of Soul, American Soul singer.Digest Tracklist : You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman (Kennedy Center, 2015) . Bridge Over Troubled Water (2011) . Nessun Dorma (1998) . w/ Patti Labelle & Mary J. Blige - Essence Awards . w/ Michael Mc Donald - Ever Changing Times . Do right woman do right man (1988) .…

Singing With Aretha Franklin

During her long career, Aretha Franklin, whose jpassed away last year, has duetted with several colleagues. We have selected fourteen of them. They are Dennis Edwards . Ronald Isley, Luther Vandross, Smokey Robinson, Lou Rawls, The Blues Brothers . Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, George Michael, Michael Mcdonald, Annie Lennox, Mariah Carey, Keith Richards . Whoopi Goldberg Here, they are reunited in…

4th & B’way Records publish Eric B. & Rakim’s debut album : ‘Paid In Full’ (1987)

Eric B. & Rakim's 'Paid in Full' is their debut album released on July 7, 1987 by 4th & B'way Records. Track Listing : 1.I Ain'T No Joke (Eric B. & Rakim) - 03:54 . . 2.Eric B. Is On The Cut (Eric B. & Rakim) - 03:48 . . 3.My Melody (Eric B. & Rakim) - 06:46 . . 4.I Know You Got Soul (Eric B. & Rakim) - 04:46 . . 5.Move The Crowd (Eric B. & Rakim) - 03:49 . .…

Columbia publish Billie Holiday’s last album during her lifetime : ‘Lady in Satin’ (1958)

Billie Holiday's 'Lady in Satin' is an album released in June 1958 (the last during her lifetime) by Columbia.1 . It's easy to remember (w/ Mary Osborne) 2 . Foolin´Myself / Easy To Remember / Little Moonlight Can Do (1958-07-10, Art Ford) Track Listing : 1.I'M A Fool To Want You (Frank Sinatra, Joel Herron, Jack Wolf) - 03:23 . 2.For Heaven'S Sake (Elise Bretton, Sherman Edwards, Donald…

Arista release Avril Lavigne’s ‘Let Go,’ her debut album featuring ‘Complicated’ and ‘Sk8er Boi’ (2002)

Avril Lavigne's 'Let Go' feat. 'Complicated' is her debut studio album released on June 4, 2002 by Arista. 1 . Losing Grip 2 . Losing Grip (Juno Awards 2003) 3 . Complicated (Official Video) 4 . Losing Grip (Live) 5 . Sk8er Boi 6 . Sk8er Boi (Toronto) 7 . I'm With You 8 . I'm With You (AOL Sessions) 9 . Mobile (Official Unreleased Music Video 2002) 10 . Mobile 11 . Unwanted (Budokan) 12 .…

John Coltrane records his debut album as a leader : ‘Coltrane’ (1957)

John Coltrane's 'Coltrane' is his debut album as a leader, recorded on May 31, 1957 and released the same year by Prestige.Track Listing : 1.Bakai (Calvin Massey) - 08:44 . 2.Violets For Your Furs (Tom Adair, Matt Dennis) - 06:18 . 3.Time Was (Gabriel Luna De La Fuente, Paz Miguel Prado, Keith Russell) - 07:31 . 4.Straight Street (John Coltrane) - 06:21 . 5.While My Lady Sleeps (Gus Kahn,…

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Trumpet Evolution’ (2003)

Arturo Sandoval's 'Trumpet Evolution' is an album ('a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz's and orchestral music's past') released on May 6, 2003 by Crescent Moon/Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Dipper Mouth Blues (King Oliver) - 02:15 . 2.When It'S Sleepy Time Down South (Clarence Muse, Otis Rene, Leon René) - 03:02 . 3.At The Jazz Band Ball (Edwin Bransford "Daddy" Edwards, Edwin Edwards,…

Joe Cocker releases ‘Cocker’ featuring ‘You Can Leave Your Hat On’ (1986)

Joe Cocker's 'Cocker' feat. 'You Can Leave Your Hat On' is his tenth studio album released in April 1986 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Shelter Me (Nick Distefano) - 05:36 . 2.A To Z (Tom Kimmel) - 04:21 . 3.Don'T You Love Me Anymore (Albert Hammond, Diane Warren) - 05:25 . 4.Living Without Your Love (Michael Bolton, Doug James) - 04:09 . 5.Don'T Drink The Water (Richard Feldman, Pat Robinson) -…

Warner Bros. publish ‘Trio,’ the first collaborative album by Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris (1987)

Trio' is the first collaborative studio album between Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris, released on March 2, 1987 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.The Pain Of Loving You (Dolly Parton, Porter Wagoner) - 02:32 . 2.Making Plans (Johnny Russell, Voni Morrison) - 03:36 . 3.To Know Him Is To Love Him (Phil Spector) - 03:48 . 4.Hobo'S Meditation (Jimmie Rodgers) - 03:17 . 5.Wildflowers…

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…

Bill Evans records ‘Trio 64’ with Gary Peacock and Paul Motian (1963)

Bill Evans' 'Trio 64' is an album recorded on December 18, 1963 with Gary Peacock and Paul Motian and released in 1964.Track Listing : 1.Little Lulu (Buddy Kaye, Sidney Lippman, Fred Wise) - 03:52 . 2.A Sleepin' Bee (Harold Arlen, Truman Capote) - 05:30 . 3.Always (Irving Berlin) - 04:03 . 4.Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) - 04:25 . 5.I'Ll See You Again (Noël Coward…

RSO publish ‘Saturday Night Fever’ the soundtrack album from the eponymous film (1977)

'Saturday Night Fever' is the soundtrack album from the eponymous film featuring 'How Deep Is Your Love,' 'Stayin' Alive' and 'Night Fever' by the Bee Gees and released on November 15, 1977 by RSO / PolydorTrack Listing : 1.Stayin' Alive (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb) - 04:45 . 2.How Deep Is Your Love (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb) - 04:05 . 3.Night Fever (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb,…

Island publish Robert Palmer’s eighth solo album : ‘Riptide’ featuring ‘Addicted to Love’ (1985)

Robert Palmer's 'Riptide' feat. 'Addicted to Love' is his eighth solo studio album produced by Bernard Edwards, recorded at Compass Point Studios in Bahamas and released in November 1985 by Island. Track Listing : 1.Riptide (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) - 02:24 . 2.Hyperactive (Tony Haynes, Dennis Nelson, Robert Palmer) - 05:08 . 3.Addicted To Love (Robert Palmer) - 06:01 . 4.Trick Bag (Earl…

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)…

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s twenty-third album : ‘Emotion’ (1984)

Barbra Streisand's 'Emotion' is her twenty-third studio album released on October 9, 1984 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Emotion (Peter Bliss) - 04:58 . 2.Make No Mistake, He'S Mine (Kim Carnes ) - 04:10 . 3.Time Machine (Maurice White, Martin George Page, Brian Fairweather) - 04:56 . 4.Best I Could (Bobby Whiteside, Richard Parker) - 04:21 . 5.Left In The Dark (Jim Steinman) - 07:13 . 6.Heart…

We remember Eddie Kendricks. ‘Keep On Kendricks’

This day (October 5, 1992), in Birmingham, Alabama, died Eddie Kendricks, an American singer who co-founded The Temptations.Digest Tracklist : The Temptations – Ain’T Too Proud To Beg . The Temptations – Just My Imagination (1987) . w/ Daryl Hall & John Oates – Get Ready (1985) . Keep On Truckin’ . David Ruffin & Eddie Kendricks – Losing You . I Did It All For You . Happy . If You Let Me…

Island publish ‘Survival’ by Bob Marley & The Wailers featuring ‘One Drop’ (1979)

'Survival' by Bob Marley & The Wailers is a roots reggae album released on October 2, 1979 by Island/Tuff Gong.Track Listing : 1.So Much Trouble In The World (Bob Marley) - 04:00 . 2.Zimbabwe (Bob Marley) - 03:51 . 3.Top Rankin' (Bob Marley) - 03:10 . 4.Babylon System (Bob Marley) - 04:21 . 5.Survival (Bob Marley) - 03:53 . 6.Africa Unite (Bob Marley) - 02:54 . 7.One Drop (Bob Marley) - 03:51…

Concord publish Ray Charles’ posthumous and final album : ‘Genius Loves Company’ recorded with Norah Jones, James Taylor, Diana Krall and more famous guests (2004)

Ray Charles' 'Genius Loves Company' is his final studio album posthumously released on August 31, 2004 by Concord/Hear Music.Track listing : 1.Here We Go Again (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 03:59 . 2.Sweet Potato Pie (James Taylor) - 03:47 . 3.You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) - 03:55 . 4.Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 03:59 . 5.Fever (Eddie Cooley,…

Chic release their third studio album ‘Risqué’ featuring ‘Good Times’ (1979)

Chic's 'Risqué' is their third studio album featuring Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers and released on July 30, 1979 by Atlantic. Track listing : . 1.Good Times (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 08:08 . 2.A Warm Summer Night (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 06:10 . 3.My Feet Keep Dancing (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 06:38 . 4.My Forbidden Lover (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 04:39…