Chrysalis Records release Guru’s ‘Jazzmatazz, Vol. 1’ (1993)

Guru's 'Jazzmatazz, Vol. 1' is one of the first albums combining a live jazz band with hip hop, released on May 18, 1993 by Chrysalis Records.Track Listing : 1.Introduction- 01:20 . 2.Loungin'- 04:38 . 3.When You'Re Near- 04:02 . . 4.Transit Ride - 03:58 . . 5.No Time To Play - 04:54 . . 6.Down The Backstreets - 04:47 . 7.Respectful Dedications - :54 . 8.Take A Look (At Yourself) - 03:59 . .…

Chrysalis publish Gang Starr’s second album : ‘Step In The Arena’ (1991)

Gang Starr's 'Step in the Arena' is their second studio album released on January 15, 1991 by Chrysalis1 . Step In The Arena 2 . Who's Gonna Take The Weight? 3 . Love Sick 4 . Take A Rest 5 . Just To Get A Rep 6 . Step In The Arena 7 . Lovesick (John Waddell Upbeat Mix) 8 . Here Today, Gone Tomorrow (w/ Steve Williamson, UK TV Track Listing : 1.Name Tag (Keith Elam, Chris Martin) - 00:36 .…

Polydor publish James Brown’s ‘Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III’ (1971)

James Brown's 'Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III' is a live double album released in December 1971 by Polydor.1 . Bewildered (The Boston Garden) 2 . Try Me (The Apollo Theater) 3 . Try Me (Montreux, 1981) 4 . I Can't Stand Myself (The Boston Garden) 5 . Give It Up Or Turn It Loose (Palasport, Bologna, Italy, April 1971) 6 . Give It Up Or Turn It Loose (w/ The…

Apple publish George Harrison’s debut solo album : ‘Wonderwall Music’ (1968)

George Harrison's 'Wonderwall Music' is his debut solo album (feat the OST of the eponymous 1968 film) released on November 1, 1968 by Apple Track Listing : . 1.Microbes (George Harrison) - 03:42 . 2.Red Lady Too (George Harrison) - 01:56 . 3.Tabla And Pakavaj (George Harrison) - 01:05 . 4.In The Park (George Harrison) - 04:08 . 5.Drilling A Home (George Harrison) - 03:08 . 6.Guru Vandana (George…

Happy Birthday Abdullah Ibrahim. ‘Dr. Ibrahim’

This day (October 9, 1934), in Cape Town, South Africa, is born Adolph Johannes Brand a.k.a. Dollar Brand a.k.a. Abdullah Ibrahim, a South African pianist and composer.Tracklist : 1 . Torino Jazz Festival (2013) 2 . Blue Bolero (2011) 3 . @ Leverkusen (2007) 4 . Cape Town Flower (1999) 5 . w/ Carlos Ward – Poland 1984 6 . w/ Max Roach – Jazz Baltica 1997 7 . At The Victoria Hall, Geneva,…

Columbia publish Santana’s third album : ‘Santana (III)’ (1971)

'Santana (III) ' is their third (and second self-titled) studio album released in September 1971 in September 1971 by Columbia.1 . Batuka / No One To Depend On (Santiago, 1992) 2 . Batuka No One To Depend On (San Quentin Prison ) 3 . No One To Depend On (1993) 4 . Batuka / No One To Depend On (Santiago, 1992) 5 . Toussaint Louverture (Earthquake Relief, 1989) 6 . Everybody's Everything (w/ SRV)…

Beyoncé releases ‘B’Day,’ her second solo album featuring ‘Déjà Vu,’ ‘Ring the Alarm,’ ‘Irreplaceable’ and ‘Beautiful Liar’ (2006)

Beyoncé's 'B'Day' is her second studio album on September 4, 2006, by Columbia.1 . Deja Vu (w/ Jay-Z) 2 . Deja Vu (Live) 3 . Get Me Bodied (Extended Mix) 4 . Suga Mama) 5 . Upgrade U(w/ Jay-Z) 6 . Upgrade U ("I Am..." World Tour) 7 . Ring the Alarm 8 . Kitty Kat 9 . Freakum Dress 10 . Freakum Dress ("I Am..." World Tour) 11 . Green Light 12 . Green Light (Live) 13 . Irreplaceable 14 .…

T. Rex release ‘The Slider,’ their seventh album featuring ‘Telegram Sam’ (1972)

T. Rex' 'The Slider' feat. "Telegram Sam" is their seventh studio album produced by Tony Visconti released on July 21, 1972 by EMI / Reprise.1 . Spaceball Ricochet (Live, 1972) 2 . Telegram Sam 3 . Baby Strange 4 . Metal Guru 5 . Buick MacKane' 6 . Telegram Sam(LIVE) 7 . Baby strange Track Listing : 1.Metal Guru (Marc Bolan) - 02:25 . 2.Mystic Lady (Marc Bolan) - 03:09 . 3.Rock On (Marc Bolan)…

Muddy Waters records ‘At Newport 1960’ with Otis Spann and James Cotton (1960)

Muddy Waters' 'At Newport 1960' is a live album recorded on July 3, 1960 with Otis Spann and James Cotton and released on November 15, 1960 by Mca/Chess..1 . Newport, 1960 2 . Got My Mojo Working (Newport Jazz) 3 . Hoochie Coochie Man (Newport, 1960) Track Listing : 1.I Got My Brand On You (Willie Dixon) - 04:24 . 2.(I'M Your) Hoochie Coochie Man (Willie Dixon) - 02:50 . 3.Baby, Please Don'T…

Isaac Hayes releases ‘Shaft,’ the soundtrack of the Gordon Parks movie ‘Shaft’ (1971)

Isaac Hayes' 'Shaft' is the soundtrack (released on July 2, 1971 by Enterprise) of the eponymous American 'blaxploitation' film directed by Gordon Parks.1 . Shaft (Live, 1973) 2 . Shaft trailer (1971) 3 . SHAFT'S CAB RIDE (fan made Music Video/Action Montage) 4 . Soulville 5 . Do Your Thing (Shaft, No Name Bar scene) 6 . Do Your Thing 7 . Theme From Shaft 8 . SHAFT Official Trailer 9 . Opening…

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)…

Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band release their third album : ‘Trout Mask Replica’ (1969)

Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band's 'Trout Mask Replica' is their third studio album produced by Frank Zappa and and released on June 16, 1969 by Straight1 . Pachuco Cadaver (1969) 2 . Big Joan Sets Up (1972) 3 . When Big Joan Sets Up (Detroit Tubeworks, 01/15/71) 4 . She's Too Much For My Mirror˜, ˜Human Gets Me Blues˜ (Belgium) 5 . Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band (Beat Club 1972)…

Bobby Hutcherson records ‘Components’ with Freddie Hubbard, Herbie Hancock et al (1965)

Bobby Hutcherson's 'Components' is an album mixing hard bop on one side and avant-garde on the other, recorded on June 10, 1965 and released the same year by Blue Note.1 . Little B's Poem (w/ Cedar Walton) Track Listing : 1.Components (Bobby Hutcherson) - 06:25 . 2.Tranquillity (Bobby Hutcherson) - 05:03 . 3.Little B'S Poem (Bobby Hutcherson) - 05:11 . 4.West 22Nd Street Theme (Bobby Hutcherson)…

Douglas Records publish John McLaughlin’s ‘My Goal’s Beyond,’ his third solo album (1971)

John McLaughlin's 'My Goal's Beyond' is his third solo album dedicated to Indian guru Sri Chinmoy, his spiritual leade aAnd released in June 1971 by Douglas Records. 1 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat 2 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat (w/ Jonas Hellborg) 3 . Blue In Green 4 . Blue In Green (Chicago) Track Listing : 1.Peace One (John Mclaughlin) - 07:18 . 2.Peace Two (John Mclaughlin) - 12:15 . 3.Goodbye Pork…

Eastwest publish En Vogue’s second album : ‘Funky Divas’ featuring ‘Free Your Mind’ (1992)

En Vogue's 'Funky Divas' feat. 'Free Your Mind' is their second album recorded from May 1991 till January 1992 by Eastwest.Track Listing : 1.This Is Your Life (Denzil Foster, Thomas Mcelroy) - 05:05 . 2.My Lovin' (You'Re Never Gonna Get It) (Denzil Foster, Thomas Mcelroy) - 04:42 . 3.Hip Hop Lover (Denzil Foster, Thomas Mcelroy) - 05:13 . 4.Free Your Mind (Denzil Foster, Thomas Mcelroy) - 04:52 .…

This week In Soul Artists 20/52

Carla Thomas, Blues Brothers Band , Sharon Jones, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Taj Mahal, Johnny Guitar Watson, Chuck Brown, The Soul Searchers, Tina Turner, Janet Jackson, Donna Summer, Grace Jones, Mary J. Blige, Guru, Donald Byrd, Run DMC

We remember Bob Marley. ‘Leaving Babylon’

This day (May 11, 1981), in Miami, Florida, died Robert Nesta Marley a.k.a Bob Marley, a Jamaican singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : w/ The Wailers - Coming In From The Cold (1980) . War (1979) . w/ The Wailers - Exodus (1977) . The Roots Rock Reggae (1976) . w/ The Wailers - Kinky Reggae (1975) . Lively Up Yourself (1974) . w/ The Wailers - Get up Stand up (1973) . Bob Marley and Peter…

The Wailers with Bob Marley & Peter Tosh release ‘Catch a Fire,’ their fifth album featuring ‘Stir It Up’ (1973)

The Wailers' 'Catch a Fire' feat. "Stir It Up" is their fifth album released on April 13, 1973 by Tuff Gong / Island.Track Listing : 1.Concrete Jungle (Bob Marley) - 04:13 . 2.Slave Driver (Bob Marley) - 02:53 . 3.400 Years (Peter Tosh) - 02:45 . 4.Stop That Train (Peter Tosh) - 03:55 . 5.Baby We'Ve Got A Date (Rock It Baby) (Bob Marley) - 03:57 . 6.Stir It Up (Bob Marley) - 05:32 . 7.Kinky…

Happy Birthday Astrud Gilberto. ‘La Garota de Bahia’

This day (March 30, 1940), in Bahia, Brazil, is born Astrud Gilberto, a Brazilian samba and bossa nova singer.Digest Tracklist : Canto De Ossanha (1991) . Ponteio (1991) . My Friend Flora (1988) . @ Hollabrunn Festival (1985) . Samba de Verão . Meditation (1967) . Bim Bom (1966) . w/ Stan Getz- La Chica de Ipanema (1964) . Corcovado . Tracklist : Agua De Beber . The Girl From Ipanema . Fly…

Aerosmith issues their second album ‘Same Old Song and Dance’ and ‘Get Your Wings’ featuring ‘Train Kept A-Rollin’ (1974)

Aerosmith's 'Get Your Wings' is their second studio album produced by Jack Douglas and released on March 1, 1974 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Same Old Song And Dance (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 03:53 . 2.Lord Of The Thighs (Steven Tyler) - 04:14 . 3.Spaced (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 04:21 . 4.Woman Of The World (Steven Tyler, Don Solomon) - 05:49 . 5.S.O.S. (Too Bad) (Steven Tyler) - 02:51 .…

RCA publish Sam Cooke’s last album of his lifetime : ‘Ain’t That Good News’ featuring ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’ (1964)

Sam Cooke's 'Ain't That Good News' is a studio (and the final to be issued during his lifetime) album released on March 1, 1964 by RCA.Track Listing : 1.Ain'T That Good News (Sam Cooke) - 02:30 . 2.Meet Me At Mary'S Place (Sam Cooke) - 02:44 . 3.Good Times (Sam Cooke) - 02:28 . 4.Rome Wasn'T Built In A Day (Sam Cooke, Beverly Prudhomme, Betty Prudhomme) - 02:34 . 5.Another Saturday Night (Sam…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°122 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Color Me Badd, Ace of Base, Daft Punk, Jam . Spoon, Deee-Lite, Crush, B.T., Guru Josh, Camisra, Rozalla, N-Trance, Off-ShoreThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (08/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For The Dancers' . Vintage 90s Music Videos…

This week In New Music Videos N°225

Neoma, Costa Mee, Griff, Sigrid, Lali, Selah Sue, FKA twigs, Amber Mark, Daoko, GuruConnect, Anaïs Mitchell, Ella Mai, Raveena, The Weather StationThey 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 . Neoma . TKM More by the same . Facebook2 . Costa Mee . A Moment…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°257 – New Music Videos

Finneas, Benson Boone, Kelvin Jones, Guru Randhawa, Jaylann, Jubin Nautiyal . Asees Kaur, Jhonni Blaze, James Morrison, Phora, Julia Wolf, Ciro Quiñonez . Yeison Jimenez, Anitta They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Finneas . Love is Pain…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°160 – New Music Videos

Otile Brown . Kizz Daniel, Manchester Orchestra, Vishvajeet Choudhary, Tanasha Donna, Chelsea Collins, Luke Combs, Dekko, Fik Fameica, Guru Randhawa, Pedro Capó, Nicki Nicole, De La Ghetto, Nviiri the Storyteller, Shatta Wale They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Animated New Music Videos N°34

Herr Jan, Lyn Lapid, Madison Mars, Tame Impala, Young Pô, Sheppard, Laurent Voulzy, Rey Hindu, Squidji, Polly Scattergood, W&W, Oneohtrix Point Never They are the performers of the (animated only) 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 . Herr Jan . Känguru More by the same :…

‘Music For The Dancers’ Special New Music Videos 38

Skazi . Bemet, Reekado Banks . Parker Ighile, Flor De Rap, Tkay Maidza, Joyce Santana . Big Soto, Rafa Pabön, Ric Wilson . Terrace Martin, Brian Culbertson, Jonas Brothers, Vitor Kley, Bvndit, Etane are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Skazi .…

Word Music

From 'Palavra De Mulher' to 'Há Palavras Que Nos Beijam' , we have mixed 18 'Latin mixed with Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Words, Palabras, Palavras'. It has Mariza, Billie Holiday, Dalva De Oliveira, Begona Bang-Matu and many more.

Indian Flutes

Featuring Indian Flute . Tagaram . Praful . Gs Rajan . Raga Amritavarshini . Raga Shivranjani . Bansuri . G.S. Sachdev . Dhun . Folk . Kalai Gnyanam Arul Vaaye . Pravin . Jagannath . Tabla . Jugalbandhi . Algoja Rajasthan . Deepak Ram . Anindo Chatterjee . Raga Jog . Hariprasad Chaurasia . Karnatic . T.R.Mahalingam . Carnatic