We remember Eartha Kitt. ‘Gone With Santa Daddy’

This day (December 25, 2006), in Atlanta, Georgia, died James Brown, an American singer, songwriter, one of the founding fathers of funk music .Tracklist : Santa Baby . Alone (2008) . Just An Old Fashioned Girl (1991) . Cha Cha Heels (1989) . Where is My Man (1983) . C'est Si Bon . You're my Man (1963) . My Heart Belongs To Daddy (1957) . Tracklist : Santa Baby . C'est Si Bon . I Want To Be…

RCA publish Eartha Kitt’s debut album : ‘That Bad Eartha’ featuring ‘Santa Baby’ (1953)

Eartha Kitt's 'That Bad Eartha' is her debut 12 vinyl studio album released in December 1953 by Rca Victor.Track Listing : 1.I Want To Be Evil (Lester Judson, Raymond Taylor) - 03:31 . 2.C'Est Si Bon (Henri Bettiandré Hornez, Jerry Seelen) - 02:58 . 3.Angelitos Negros (Andrés Eloy Blanco, Manuel Alvarez Maciste) - 03:27 . 4.Avril Au Portugal (The Whispering Serenade) (Raul Ferrão, Jimmy Kennedy)…

Diana Krall’s Godmothers

Julie London, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Betty Carter, Judy Garland, Eartha Kitt, Ketty Lester, Doris Day, Anita O'Day, Astrud Gilberto, Dionne Warwick, Dusty Springfield

This week In Singing Ladies 17/52

Natalie Cole, Eartha Kitt, Sarah Vaughan, Barbra Streisand, Beth Gibbons, Melody Gardot, Diana Krall, Norah Jones, Toni Braxton, Janet Jackson, Donna Summer, China Forbes

Happy Birthday Melba Moore. ‘Peachy’

This day (October 29, 1945), in New York City, New York, is born Beatrice Melba Smith a.k.a Melba Moore, an American disco, R&B singer and actress who began her performing career in 1967 as Dionne in the original cast of the musical Hair along with Ronnie Dyson and Diane Keaton. Tracklist : 1 . Just Dance (2015) 2 . Love’s comin’ at ya (2013) 3 . Live in London (2012) 4 . I Believe 5 . The…

Marcus Miller releases his seventh album : ‘Silver Rain’ (2005)

Marcus Miller's 'Silver Rain' is his seventh album released on March 8, 2005 by Koch.Track Listing : 1.Intro Duction (Marcus Miller) - 00:30 . 2.Bruce Lee (Marcus Miller) - 05:23 . 3.La Villette (Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller) - 05:54 . 4.Behind The Smile (Marcus Miller) - 06:24 . 5.Frankenstein (Edgar Winter) - 06:33 . 6.Moonlight Sonata (Ludwig Van Beethoven) - 07:38 . 7.Boogie On Reggae Woman…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°298 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Robert Palmer, Basia, Mötley Crüe, ABBA, Hurrah!, Eurythmics, Olivia Newton John, Teena Marie, Eartha Kitt, Gladys Knight . The Pips, Belinda Carlisle, The KinksThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (03/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 52/52

Wham!, Billy Joel, Eartha Kitt, Bon Jovi, Kim Wilde, Big Country, Prince, Eurythmics, Duran Duran, Foreigner, Tina Turner, Bonnie RaittThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 294 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Wham! . Wake Me up Before You Go-Go Lifted from : We remember George Michael. 'Before He Went-Went'2 .…

This week In Soul Artists 50/52

Rufus Thomas, Bobby Womack, Otis Redding, D'Angelo, Gladys Knight, Sam Cooke, Donna Summer, Eartha Kitt, Bettye LaVette, Roberta Flack, Peabo Bryson, Dionne Warwick, Stevie Wonder, Whitney Houston, Luther Vandross, Nancy Wilson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 327 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Rufus Thomas .…

Her Wish List

From 'Thats What I Want For Christmas' to 'Give Me That Slow Knowing Smile' , we have mixed 17 'Ladies Song' tunes around the theme of 'Her Christmas List'. It has Randy Crawford, Barb Jungr, Trijntje Oosterhuis, Miss Platnum and many more.

Americans in Paris

From 'Made You Love Paris' to 'Florence Sur Les Champs-Elysees' , we have mixed 20 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'American Jazzmen in (and about) Paris'. It has Mary Lou Williams, Duke Ellington, The Ray Draper Quintet, Cal Tjader and many more.

Wintertime (1)

From 'Let It Snow Let It Snow Let It Snow' to 'Winter Weather' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Winter (Cold Side)'. It has George Benson, Pauline London, Stan Getz, Wayne Newton and many more.

Let’s Cole Porter

From 'Love for sale' to 'My heart belongs to daddy' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz Classics' tunes written or co-written by 'Cole Porter's Hits'. It has Helen Merrill, Jane Powell, Dinah Washington, Ella Fitzgerald and many more.

Jazzin’Around Dinah

From 'Dinah' to 'Dinah' , we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue' tunes around the theme of 'Akst, Lewis and Young'. It has Otis Redding, Louis Prima, Fats Waller, Betty Roché and many more.

Maternal Instincts?

From 'Bye bye baby' to 'Baby C'est Vous', we have mixed 18 'Cool Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Women and their "Babies"'. It has Nancy Sinatra, Helen Merrill, Helen Reddy, Marilyn Monroe and many more.

Tomorrow is Another Day

From 'Never On Sunday' to 'Nunca en Domingo', we have mixed 19 'Jazz with Some Latin Music and a Bit of Pop' tunes around the theme of 'Week Days'. It has Gerry Mulligan & Ben Webster , Elis Regina, Sonny Criss, Keny Burrell and many more.

Girl, Girl, Girls!

From 'Candy Girl' to 'There Are Two Sides to Every Girl', we have mixed 16 'Strictly Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Girls'. It has Herbie Hancock, Don Byas, Stanley Turrentine, Billy May and many more.