We remember Dean Martin. ‘Arrivederci Dino’

This day (December 25, 1995), in Beverly Hills, California, died Dino Paul Crocetti a.k.a Dean Martin, an American singer, film actor, television star and comedian.Tracklist : Everybody Loves Somebody . Mr Wondeful . w/ Louis Armstrong - Dixie Melodie . Small Exception Of Me . w/ Tony Bennett - Medley . Volare . Christmas Blues . Caroline In The Morning . Tracklist : That's Amore . Ain't…

James Brown records ‘Soul on Top’ with conductor Oliver Nelson and Louie Bellson & his orchestra (1969)

James Brown's 'Soul on Top' is an album recorded on November 10–11, 1969, with conductor Oliver Nelson and Louie Bellson & his orchestra and released in 1970 By King.Track Listing : 1.That'S My Desire (Helmy Kressa, Carroll Loveday) - 04:10 . 2.Your Cheatin' Heart (Hank Williams) - 02:59 . 3.What Kind Of Fool Am I? (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) - 03:06 . 4.It'S A Man'S, Man'S, Man'S…

Dean Martin records ‘Dino: Italian Love Songs’ for Capitol Records (1962)

Dean Martin's 'Dino: Italian Love Songs' is an album recorded on September 6, 7 and 8, 1961 and released on February 5, 1962 by Capitol Records. Track listing : . 1.Just Say I Love Her (Dicitencello Vuie) (Jack Val, Jimmy Dale, Martin Kalmanoff, Sam Ward) - 02:47 . 2.Arrivederci Roma (Renato Rascel, Carl Sigman) - 02:41 . 3.My Heart Reminds Me (Camillo Bargoni, Paul Siegel, Al Stillman) - 02:28 .…

Blue Note publish Jose James’ third album : ‘No Beginning No End’ (2013)

Jose James' 'No Beginning No End' is his third solo album released on January 22, 2013 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.It'S All Over Your Body (Fin Greenall, José James) - 05:29 . 2.Sword + Gun (José James) - 04:59 . 3.Trouble (Scott Jacoby, José James) - 03:28 . 4.Vanguard (Robert Glasper, José James) - 04:57 . 5.Come To My Door (José James) - 05:06 . 6.Heaven On The Ground (José James) - 04:09 .…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°181 – New Music Videos

Morray, Toosii, Dino James, Skepta, A1 . J1, Deno, Skillibeng, Tyga, Tink, Doechii, Jacquees, Young . & Bugsey, Lala &ceThey are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide 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 . Morray . Trenches Remix (w/ Polo G)…

This week In New Music Videos N°151

The Lathums, Avash, Foo Fighters, RUMBLE, Lucy Spraggan, Be the Wolf, Hunter Hayes, Lakshay, Dino James, Didone, Marlon Craft, Machine Gun KellyThey 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 . The Lathums . Foolish Parley Lyrics >> Review >> More…

This week In New Music Videos 118

Billie Eilish, Angel Olsen, Phoebe Bridgers, Camaleoa, Kabza De Small, Mirage, Madeon, Ava Max, The Driver Era, Trueno, Nicki Nicole . Bizarrap, Djelykaba Bintou, Oliver Malcolm 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 . Billie Eilish . My Future More by the…

Hip-Hop & Soul New Music Videos 58

Migos, Lil Tjay, Dax, Young Dolph, Lil Durk, S1Mba, Moneybagg Yo, Quando Rondo, Jojo, Rod Wave, Dino James are the performers of the twelve brand new hip-hop, soul, etc. songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Migos . Taco Tuesday More by the same : Instagram2 . Migos . Racks .…

George Benson releases ‘Give Me The Night,’ an album produced by Quincy Jones (1980)

George Benson's 'Give Me The Night' is an album by produced by Quincy Jones and released in August, 1980 by Qwest Records. 1 . Love X Love (Montreux, 1986) 2 . Off Broadway (w/ Pat Kelley) 3 . Give Me The Night Track listing : . 1.Love X Love (Rod Temperton) - 04:45 . 2.Off Broadway (Rod Temperton) - 05:23 . 3.Moody's Mood (Eddie Jefferson, James Moody) - 03:24 . 4.Give Me the Night (Rod…

The Temptations release ‘All Directions’ featuring ‘Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone’ and produced by Norman Whitfield (1972)

The Temptations 'All Directions' is their fifteenth album featuring 'Papa Was a Rollin' Stone,' produced by Norman Whitfield and released on July 27, 1972 by Gordy1 . Papa Was A Rolling Stone (1972) 2 . Love woke me up this morning 3 . Love Woke Me Up This Morning (Paris, 1973) 4 . The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Paris, 1973) Track Listing : 1.Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On (Barrett…

Jill Scott releases her sixth album : ‘Woman’ (2015)

Jill Scott.'s 'Woman' is her sixth albumreleased on July 24, 2015 by Blues Babe1 . You Don't Know (Official Video) 2 . A Long Walk/It's Love (Live) 3 . SJ 4 . You Don't Know Nothing About Love ("STL", w/ The Pipes) Track Listing : 1.Wild Cookie (Jill Scott, Warryn Campbell) - 01:49 . 2.Prepared (Jill Scott, Andre Harris, Sir Darryl Farris) - 05:18 . 3.Run Run Run (Aaron Pearce, Harold Lilly,…

Leonard Cohen records ‘Live in London’ at London’s O2 Arena (2009)

Leonard Cohen's 'Live in London' is his eighteenth album recorded on July 17, 2008 at London's O2 Arena and released on March 31, 2009 By Columbia.1 . Dance Me To The End Of Love (London) 2 . The Future (London) 3 . Ain't No Cure For Love (London) 4 . Bird On The Wire (London) 5 . Everybody Knows (London) 6 . In My Secret Life (London) 7 . Who By Fire (London) 8 . Hey, That's No Way To Say…

D’Angelo takes The Soultronics to North Sea Jazz (2000)

July 16, 2000 - D'angelo is with Ahmir Questlove Thompson (d), Frankie Knuckles Walker (perc), Pino Palladino (b), James Poyser (kb) and more at " North Sea Jazz Festival" in The Hague, Netherlands<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/DAngelo-Black-Messiah-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='D'Angelo And The Vanguard - Black Messiah' width='190' height='161'/>

One Little Indian release Björk’s second album : ‘Debut’ featuring ‘Human Behaviour’ and ‘Violently Happy’ (1993)

Björk's 'Debut' feat. 'Human Behaviour' is her second studio album co-produced with Nellee Hooper and released on July 5, 1993 by One Little Indian.1 . Human Behaviour (Royal Opera House) 2 . Big Time Sensuality 3 . Big Time Sensuality (Night Version) 4 . One Day (1994, Vessel) 5 . Aeroplane (MTV, 120 Minutes, 1993) 6 . Aeroplane (w/ D INFLUENCE) 7 . Come to Me (Cambridge) 8 . Come to Me (1993) 9…

Madonna releases ‘True Blue,’ her third album featuring ‘Papa Don’t Preach’ and ‘La Isla Bonita’ (1986)

Madonna's 'True Blue' feat. 'Papa Don't Preach' is her third studio album, released on June 30, 1986 by Sire. 1 . Papa Don't Preach (Official Video) 2 . Open Your Heart (Official Video) 3 . Blonde Ambition Tour 4 . White Heat (Who's That Girl Tour) 5 . White Heat 6 . Live To Tell (Official Video) 7 . Live To Tell (Confessions Tour) 8 . Live to Tell (Turin 1987, Dutch TV) 9 . Where's The Party…

Discreet release ‘One Size Fits All’ by Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention (1975)

'One Size Fits All' by Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention is an album released on June 25, 1975 by Discreet.1 . Inca Roads 2 . Florentine Pogen (w/ The Mothers) 3 . San Ber'dino 4 . Sofa No.2 (Munich, 1978) Track Listing : 1.Inca Roads (Frank Zappa) - 08:45 . 2.Can'T Afford No Shoes (Frank Zappa) - 02:38 . 3.Sofa No. 1 (Frank Zappa) - 02:39 . 4.Po-Jama People (Frank Zappa) - 07:39 .…

Teddy Pendergrass releases his third album : ‘Teddy’ featuring ‘Turn Off the Lights’ (1979)

Teddy Pendergrass' 'Teddy' is his third album released on June 23, 1979 by Philadelphia International Records.1 . Turn Off The LIghts (Live, 1982) 2 . Turn Off the Lights (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Come Go With Me (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) - 05:49 . 2.Turn Off The Lights (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) - 05:56 . 3.I'Ll Never See Heaven Again (Leroy Bell, Casey James) - 04:47 . 4.All I Need Is…

The original soundtrack album of ‘Oklahoma!’ is recorded (1985)

'Oklahoma!' is the original soundtrack album of the 1955 film of the same name, recorded on May 11, 1955 and released on August 1, 1955 by Angel. Track Listing : 1.Overture (Instrumental) (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) - 04:52 . 2.Oh, What A Beautiful Mornin' (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) - 02:36 . 3.The Surrey With The Fringe On Top (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) -…

Nonesuch publish Joshua Redman’s fourteenth album : ‘Walking Shadows’ (2013)

Joshua Redman's 'Walking Shadows' is his fourteenth album recorded with a large symphonic ensemble and released on May 6, 2013 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.The Folks Who Live On The Hill (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) - 04:00 . 2.Lush Life (Billy Strayhorn) - 06:44 . 3.Stop This Train (John Mayer, Pino Palladino) - 04:44 . 4.Adagio (Johann Sebastian Bach) - 03:16 . 5.Easy Living (Ralph…

Mary J. Blige releases her third album ‘Share My World’ featuring ‘Love Is All We Need’ (1997)

Mary J. Blige's 'Share My World' is her third studio album released on April 22, 1997 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.Intro (Poke & Tone, Rich Nice) - 01:21 . 2.I Can Love You (Mary J. Blige, Latonya Blige-Dacosta, Rodney Jerkins, Kimberly Jones, Carlos Brody, Mashiem Myrick) - 04:54 . 3.Love Is All We Need (Blige, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Nasir Jones, Rick James) - 04:16 . 4.Round And Round…

Happy Birthday Chaka Khan. ‘Ain’t Nobody Like Chaka’

This day (March 23, 1953), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Yvette Marie Stevens a.k.a. Chaka Khan, an American singer.Tracklist : Like Sugar (2019) . A'nt Nobody (Jools Holland 2016/2017) . Live Medley (Tokyo 2014) . Ain't nobody (2012) . Edisons (2010) . w/ Stevie Wonder - Tell me Something Good 2003 . Im Every Woman (2002) . hrough The Fire (1995) . w/ Fourplay - Between The Sheets . w/ Bb King,…

Eric Clapton releases ‘Reptile,’ his fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston (2001)

Eric Clapton's 'Reptile' is the fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston and The Impressions and released on March 13, 2001 by Duck / Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Reptile (Eric Clapton) - 03:26 . 2.Got You On My Mind (Joe Thomas, Howard Briggs) - 04:30 . 3.Travelin' Light (J. J. Cale) - 04:17 . 4.Believe In Life (Eric Clapton) - 05:05 . 5.Come Back Baby (Ray Charles) - 03:55 . 6.Broken Down…

LCD Soundsystem release ‘Sound of Silver,’ their second album (2007)

LCD Soundsystem's 'Sound of Silver' is their second studio album produced by the DFA and released on March 12, 2007 by DFA / Capitol Records.Track Listing : 1.Get Innocuous! (James Murphy, Tyler Pope) - 07:11 . 2.Time To Get Away (James Murphy, Patrick Mahoney, Tyler Pope) - 04:11 . 3.North American Scum (James Murphy) - 05:25 . 4.Someone Great (James Murphy) - 06:25 . 5.All My Friends (James…

Frank Sinatra records his ninth album for Capitol : ‘In the Wee Small Hours’ arranged by Nelson Riddle (1955)

Frank Sinatra's 'In the Wee Small Hours' is his ninth studio album arranged by Nelson Riddle, recorded on March 1, 1954, February 8 & March 4, 1955 and released in April 1955 By Capitol.Track Listing : 1.In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning (Bob Hilliard, David Mann) - 03:00 . 2.Mood Indigo (Barney Bigard, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 03:30 . 3.Glad To Be Unhappy (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz…

We remember Gary Moore. ‘The Moore’s Law’

This day (February 6, 2011), in Estepona, Spain, died Robert William Gary Moore, a Northern Irish blues rock guitarist and singer .Tracklist : w/ Albert King - Stormy Monday . Shreds . Parisienne Walkways . Still Got The Blues . Still Got The Blues (1995) . Empty Rooms Live (1987) . w/ Eric Bell - Whiskey In The Jar . w/ Skid Row - Unco-Op Showband Blues (1971) . Tracklist : Still Got the Blues .…

Janet Jackson releases her third album : ‘Control’ featuring ‘What Have You Done for Me Lately,’ ‘Nasty,’ ‘When I Think of You,’ ‘Control’…

Janet Jackson's 'Control' is her third studio album produced by Jam and Lewis and released on February 4, 1986 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Control (James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Janet Jackson) - 05:55 . 2.Nasty (James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Janet Jackson) - 04:03 . 3.What Have You Done For Me Lately (James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Janet Jackson) - 04:59 . 4.You Can Be Mine (James Harris Iii,…

Rihanna releases her eighth album : ‘Anti’ featuring ‘Work,’ ‘Needed Me’ and ‘Love on the Brain’ (2016)

Rihanna's 'ANTI' is her eighth studio album released on January 28, 2016 by Westbury Road / Roc Nation.Track Listing : 1.Consideration (Tyran Donaldson, Robyn Fenty, Solana Rowe) - 02:41 . 2.James Joint (James Fauntleroy, Robyn Fenty, Shea Taylor) - 01:12 . 3.Kiss It Better (Jeff Bhasker, Robyn Fenty, John Glass, Teddy Sinclair) - 04:13 . 4.Work (Jahron Braithwaite, Robyn Fenty, Aubrey "Drake"…

Dean Martin records with an orchestra conducted by Gus Levene, ‘Pretty Baby’ an album for Capitol (1957)

Dean Martin's 'Pretty Baby' is an album recorded on January 28 and 30, 1957 with an orchestra conducted by Gus Levene and released on June 17, 1957 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.I Can'T Give You Anything But Love (Jimmy Mchugh, Dorothy Fields) - 02:41 . 2.Only Forever (James V. Monaco, Johnny Burke) - 02:08 . 3.Sleepy Time Gal (Ange Lorenzo, Richard A. Whitting, Joseph R. Alden, Raymond B.…

Adele releases ’21’ featuring ‘Rolling in the Deep,’ ‘Someone like You,’ ‘Set Fire to the Rain,’ ‘Rumour Has It’ and ‘Turning…

Adele's '21' feat. 'Rolling in the Deep' is her second studio album released on January 24 , 2011 by XL / ColumbiaTrack Listing : 1.Rolling In The Deep (Adele Adkins, Paul Epworth) - 03:49 . 2.Rumour Has It (Adele Adkins, Ryan Tedder) - 03:43 . 3.Turning Tables (Adele Adkins, Ryan Tedder) - 04:10 . 4.Don'T You Remember (Adele Adkins, Dan Wilson) - 04:03 . 5.Set Fire To The Rain (Adele Adkins,…

Happy Birthday Sade Adu. ‘Much Adu About Love Thing’

This day (January 16, 1959), in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria, is born Helen Folasade Adu known as Sade Adu or simply Sade an English singer-songwriter, lead vocalist of the British band SadeTracklist : Mr Wrong (1983) . Cherry Pie (The Tube, 1984) . Is It a Crime (The Old Grey Whistle Test, 1985) . The Sweetest Taboo . Paradise (1988) . Interview 1992 . No Ordinary Love (Top Of The Pops, 1992) .…

David Ruffin begins the recording of ‘David,’ a posthumous album (1969)

David Ruffin's 'David' is an album (also known as 'The Unreleased Album') recorded between January 6, 1969 & May 26, 1971 and released on June 25, 2004 by Hip-O.Track Listing : 1.Each Day Is A Lifetime (Henry Cosby, Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses) - 03:11 . 2.I Want You Back (The Corporation, Berry Gordy, Jr., Alphonso Mizell, Fonce Mizell, Freddie Perren, Deke Richards) - 02:50 . 3.Out In The…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 52/52

Brian Johnson . Billy Joel, Jeff Beck . Beth Hart, Etta James, Grateful Dead . Tower Of Power, Marianne Faithfull . David Bowie, Kelly Clarkson . John Legend, Annie Lennox . Al Green, Natalie Cole . Diana Krall, Patti Smith . R.E.M, Ian Dury . Mick Jones, Boz Scaggs . Los Lobos, Dean Martin . Tony Bennett, Julie Andrews, John Denver . Placido DomingoThey are the 12 one-off collaborations selected…

This week In Male Balladeers 52/52

America, George Michael, Barry Manilow, John Legend, Lou Gramm . Jay Kay, Leonard Cohen, Demis Roussos, Barry White, Dean Martin, James Brown, Curtis Mayfield They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 294 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . America . A Horse With No Name Lifted from : Warner Bros. publish 'America' their…

Sony publish D’Angelo’s third album : ‘Black Messiah’ (2014)

D'Angelo's 'Black Messiah' is his third album released (fourteen years after his album 'Vodoo') on December 14 , 2014 by Sony.Track Listing : 1.Ain'T That Easy (D'Angelo) - 04:49 . 2.1000 Deaths (D'Angelo) - 05:49 . 3.The Charade (D'Angelo) - 03:20 . 4.Sugah Daddy (D'Angelo) - 05:02 . 5.Really Love (D'Angelo) - 05:44 . 6.Back To The Future (Part I) (D'Angelo) - 05:22 . 7.Till It'S Done (Tutu)…

Carmen McRae records ‘Portrait of Carmen,’ an album for Atlantic (1967)

Carmen McRae's 'Portrait of Carmen' is a studio album recorded on November 27-29, 1967 with Shorty Rogers, Benny Carter and Gene Di Novi and featuring arrangements by Oliver Nelson and released in 1968 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.I'M Always Drunk In San Francisco (Tommy Wolf) - 03:04 . 2.Elusive Butterfly (Bob Lind) - 03:03 . 3.Day By Day (Sammy Cahn, Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston) - 02:28 .…

Happy Birthday Tina Turner. ‘Head Turner’

This day (November 26, 1939), in Nutbush, Tennessee, is born Anna Mae Bullock a.k.a Tina Turner, an American singer.Digest Tracklist : The Best (2009) . Let's Stay Together (1999) . Golden Eye (1996) . w/ Rod Stewart - Get Back & Hot Legs (1981) . w/ Ike Turner - Baby Get It On (1975) . w/ Ike Turner - Proud Mary (1973) . w/ Ike Turner - I Wanna Take you Higher, Come Together and Proud Mary…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s eighth album : ‘All n All’ featuring ‘Serpentine Fire’ and ‘Fantasy’ (1977)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'All n All' feat. 'Serpentine Fire' & 'Fantasy' is their eighth (and most well known) studio album released on November 21, 1977 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Serpentine Fire (Maurice White, Verdine White, Reginald Sonny Burke) - 03:51 . 2.Fantasy (Maurice White, Verdine White, Eduardo Delbarrio) - 04:38 . 3.In The Marketplace (Interlude) (Maurice White) - 00:43 .…

Motown publish Erykah Badu’s second album : ‘Mama’s Gun’ featuring ‘Bag Lady’ (2000)

Erykah Badu's 'Mama's Gun' feat. 'Bag Lady' is her second studio album rReleased on November 21, 2000 by Motown RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Penitentiary Philosophy (Erykah Badu, James Poyser, A. K. "?Uestlove" Thompson) – 6:09 . 2.Didn'T Cha Know? (Erykah Badu, James Yancey) – 3:58 . 3.My Life (Erykah Badu, James Poyser) – 3:59 . 4....& On (Erykah Badu, Jahmal Cantero, Shaun Martin) – 3:34 .…

Ice Cube releases his third album : ‘The Predator’ (1992)

Ice Cube's 'The Predator' is hise third studio album (his best selling) released on November 17, 1992 by Priority/EMI.Track Listing : 1.The First Day Of School (Intro) - 01:20 . . 2.When Will They Shoot? - 04:36 . . 3.I'M Scared (Insert) - 01:32 . . 4.Wicked - 03:55 . . 5.Now I Gotta Wet 'Cha - 04:03 . . 6.The Predator - 04:03 . . 7.It Was A Good Day - 04:19 . . 8.We Had To Tear This…

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 .…