We Remember Gil Scott Heron. ‘Free Gil’

This day (May 27, 2011), in New York City, U.S, died Gil Scott-Heron, an American soul and jazz poet, musician and author.Digest Tracklist : We Almost Lost Detroit (2010) . The Other Side (2010) . 95 South (All Of The Places We'Ve Been) (1998) . Winter In America (1994) . We Almost Lost Detroit (1990) . Gun (1978) . Johannesburg (1976) . The Bottle . Tracklist : Me And The Devil . The Bottle .…

Arista Records publish ‘The First Minute of a New Day,’ a collaboration album by Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson (1975)

'The First Minute of a New Day' by Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson is a collaboration album released in January 1975 by Arista Records.1 . Winter In America 2 . Winter In America (Central Park Summerstage, Nyc 6-27-10) 3 . Liberation Song (Jazz À La Villette, Paris) Track Listing : 1.Offering (Gil Scott-Heron, Brian Jackson) - 03:34 . 2.The Liberation Song (Red, Black And Green) (Gil…

Flying Dutchman publish Gil Scott-Heron’s debut album : ‘Pieces of a Man’ featuring ‘The Revolution Will Not Be Televised’ (1971)

Gil Scott-Heron's 'Pieces of a Man' is his debut studio album recorded on April 19–20, 1971 and released the same year by Flying Dutchman.Track Listing : 1.The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (Gil Scott-Heron) - 02:59 . 2.Save The Children (Gil Scott-Heron) - 04:55 . 3.Lady Day And John Coltrane (Gil Scott-Heron) - 03:10 . 4.Home Is Where The Hatred Is (Gil Scott-Heron) - 03:15 . 5.When You Are…

XL Recordings publish Gil Scott-Heron’s thirteenth and final album : ‘I’m New Here’ (2010)

Gil Scott-Heron's 'I'm New Here' is his thirteenth and final studio album released on February 8, 2010 by XL Recordings.Track Listing : 1.On Coming From A Broken Home (Part 1) (Gil Scott-Heron) - 02:20 . 2.Me And The Devil (Robert Johnson) - 03:33 . 3.I'M New Here (Bill Callahan) - 03:33 . 4.Your Soul And Mine (Richard Russell, Gil Scott-Heron) - 02:02 . 5.Parents (Interlude) (Gil Scott-Heron) -…

This week In Male Balladeers 21/52

Marvin Gaye, Desmond Dekker, Levon Helm, Lenny Kravitz, Noel Gallagher, Paul Weller , Morrissey, Bob Dylan, Gil Scott Heron, Thom Yorke, David Crosby, James Blake, Ronald Isley

This week In Soul Artists 11/52

Marvin Gaye, Earth, Wind, Fire, Sly, the Family Stone, Quincy Jones, will.i.am, Donna Summer, Barry Manilow, Aaron Neville, Soulive, Gil Scot, Etta James . Nancy Wilson, Dianne Reeves, Sam Cooke. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 330 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Marvin Gaye . All The Way Around Lifted from : Tamla…

This week In Soul Artists 02/52

Lizz Wright, Shirley Bassey, Donny Hathaway, Teddy Pendergrass, Gil Scott-Heron, Mary J. Blige, Eternal, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Bootsy Collins, LL Cool J, The Jimmy Castor Bunch, Bobby Womack

Death Row publish Dr. Dre’ s debut album : ‘The Chronic’ featuring Snoop Dogg (1992)

Dr. Dre's 'The Chronic' is his debut studio album featuring Snoop Dogg and released on December 15, 1992 by Death Row / Interscope 1 . Nuthin' But A G Thang (w/ Snoop Dogg ) 2 . Let Me Ride (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.The Chronic (Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Colin Wolfe) - 01:57 . . 2.Fuck Wit Dre Day (Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Colin Wolfe) - 04:52 . . 3.Let Me Ride.Dr. Dre, Rbx, Snoop Dogg) -…

Artists United Against Apartheid release a collective album ‘Sun City’ produced by Steven Van Zandt (1985)

Artists United Against Apartheid's 'Sun City' is an album featuring Miles Davis, Bono and Bob Dylan among other guests produced by Steven Van Zandt and released on December 7, 1985 by EMI / Manhattan Records1 . Artists United Against Apartheid, Sun City 2 . Sun City Track Listing : 1.Sun City (Steven Van Zandt) – 07:12 . 2.No More Apartheid (Peter Gabriel) – 07:10 . 3.Revolutionary Situation -…

Kanye West releases ‘My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy,’ his fifth album featuring ‘Power’ (2010)

Kanye West's 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy' is his fifth studio album featuring 'Power' and released on November 22, 2010 by Def Jam / Roc-A-Fella1 . Dark Fantasy (w/ Teyana Taylor) 2 . Power 3 . All Of The Lights (w/ Rihanna, Kid Cudi) 4 . Runaway (w/ Pusha T) 5 . Blame Game (w/ John Legend) 6 . Lost In The World (w/ Bon Iver) 7 . Gorgeous (Freestyle 2012) 8 . Power (Coachella 1080 )…

Drake releases ‘Take Care,’ his second studio album featuring ‘Marvins Room,’ ‘Headlines,’ ‘Make Me Proud,’ ‘The Motto’ and ‘Take…

Drake's 'Take Care' feat. 'Marvins Room' is his second studio album released on November 15, 2011 by Young Money / Cash Money / Republic Records..1 . Shot For Me (Official Video) 2 . Headlines 3 . Take Care (w/ Rihanna) 4 . We'll Be Fine (Official Video) 5 . HYFR (w/ Lil Wayne) 6 . Crew Love (w/ The Weeknd) Track Listing : 1.Over My Dead Body (Aubrey "Drake" Graham, Noah "40" Shebib, Anthony…

I.R.S. publish R.E.M.’ fifth album : ‘Document’ featuring ‘The One I Love’ and ‘It’s the End of the World as We Know It’ (1987)

R.E.M.'s 'Document' is their fifth studio album featuring 'The One I Love' and 'It's the End of the World as We Know It,' co-produced with Scott Litt and released on August 31, 1987 by I.R.S. Records1 . Finest Worksong 2 . Finest Worksong (Glastonbury Festival, 1999) 3 . Welcome To The Occupation (The Olympia, Dublin, 2007) 4 . Welcome To The Occupation (Chicago, 1995 Monster Tour) 5 . Disturbance…

This week In Male Balladeers 33/52

Chris Rea, Joe Cocker, Craig David, Beck, Gil Scott~Heron, Conor Oberst, Alex Turner, Maxwell, Rod Stewart, Steven Tyler, David Crosby, Mark Oliver Everett

Learning And Curves

From 'Teach Me Tonight' to 'Will I ever learn' , we have mixed 14 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'School Ladies'. "Learning And Curves" has Minnie Driver, Oleta Adams, Peggy Lee, Rosa Passos and many more.

Thinking Is Just An Idea

From 'I Think It Was A Dream' to 'I Think I'll Call It Morning' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Thinking'. It has Chick Corea, Dinah Washington, Elmer Bernstein, Donald Byrd and many more.