Happy Birthday Sheila E. ‘E Like Energy’

This day (December 12, 1957), in Oakland, California is born Sheila Escovedo a.k.a Sheila E. an American drummer and percussionist, Tracklist : 1 . Everyday People (2020) 2 . A Love Bizarre (2019) 3 . at the Timberwolves halftime show (2019) 4 . When Doves Cry (2017) 5 . Girl Meets Boy (2016) 6 . Lovely Day (2014) 7 . Drum Solo (2011) 8 . w/ Prince E –In Oakland (2011) 9 . w/ Ringo Starr – A…

We remember Ike Turner. ‘Ike A Rocking Stone’

This day (December 12, 2007), in San Marcos, California, died Ike Turner, an American musician, bandleader, songwriter, arranger, talent scout, and record producer.Tracklist : 1 . Rolling on The River 2 . w/ Lyrica Garrett – Nutbush City Limits (2006) 3 . w/ the Kings of Rhythm – Mercy, Mercy, Mercy (2002) 4 . w/ Tina Turner – I’ve been loving you too long (1969) 5 . w/ Tina Turner – Medley…

Tina, Petula, Ray et al tape ‘The Big T.N.T. Show’ (1965)

November 29, 1965 - The Ronettes, Ike & Tina Turner, Petula Clark, Bo Diddley, Donovan, The Byrds, Roger Miller, The Lovin' Spoonful, Joan Baez, Ray Charles and more. They all take part in the taping of "The Big T.N.T. Show" concert at the Moulin Rouge in Los Angeles, California More Info

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.Tracklist : 1 . The Best (2009) 2 . Let’s Stay Together (1999) 3 . Golden Eye (1996) 4 . w/ Rod Stewart – Get Back & Hot Legs (1981) 5 . w/ Ike Turner – Baby Get It On (1975) 6 . w/ Ike Turner – Proud Mary (1973) 7 . w/ Ike Turner – I Wanna Take you Higher, Come Together and…

Capitol publish Tina Turner’s sixth solo album : ‘Break Every Rule’ featuring ‘Typical Male’ (1986)

Tina Turner's 'Break Every Rule' is her sixth (and the follow-up to 'Private Dancer') solo album, released on September 23, 1986 by Capitol.1 . Typical Male (Live, 2009) 2 . Two People 3 . Break Every Rule (Official Video) 4 . Break Every Rule 5 . Overnight Sensation (Live) 6 . Overnight Sensation (Verona, 1987) 7 . Paradise Is Here (Live) Track Listing : 1.Typical Male (Terry Britten, Graham…

Tina Turner releases her seventh album : ‘Foreign Affair’ featuring ‘The Best’ and ‘Steamy Windows’ (1989)

Tina Turner's 'Foreign Affair' is her seventh solo album (including the hit song The Best ) released on September 13, 1989 by Capitol.1 . The Best (Official Video) 2 . Undercover Agent For The Blues (Barcelona) 3 . Look Me In The Heart (Official Video) 4 . Can´T Stop Me Loving You (Spanish TV, 1990) 5 . Ask Me How I Feel (Live, 1990) 6 . I Don't Wanna Lose You (Live, 1990) 7 . Foreign Affair…

Parlophone publish Tina Turner’s ‘What’s Love Got to Do with It,’ her eighth solo album (1993)

Tina Turner's 'What's Love Got to Do with It' is her eighth solo album (OST for her biographical film) released on June 15, 1993 by Parlophone.1 . Tina Turner I Don't Wanna Fight 2 . I Don't Wanna Fight (Live) 3 . Tina Turner Disco Inferno 4 . Disco Inferno 5 . Why Must We Wait Until Tonight (Official Music Video) 6 . Why Must We Wait Until Tonight (Live 1993) 7 . Nutbush City Limits (Live) 8 .…

Capitol Records release Tina Turner’s fifth solo album : ‘Private Dancer’ featuring ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It’ (1984)

Tina Turner's 'Private Dancer' is her fifth (and best-selling) solo album released on May 29, 1984 By Capitol Records.1 . I Might Have Been Queen 2 . What's love got to do with it 3 . Show Some Respect/ It's Only Love (Rio '88) 4 . Private Dancer (Official Video) 5 . Let's stay together (Birmingham NEC) 6 . Steel Claw Track Listing : 1.I Might Have Been Queen (Jeanette Obstoj, Rupert Hine, Jamie…

Tina Turner releases her ninth solo album : ‘Wildest Dreams’ featuring ‘GoldenEye’ (1996)

Tina Turner's 'Wildest Dreams' feat. "GoldenEye" is her ninth solo album produced by Trevor Horn & Terry Britten and released on April 22, 1996 by Parlophone/Virgin.Track Listing : 1.Do What You Do (Terry Britten, Graham Lyle, Conner Reeves) - 04:23 . 2.Whatever You Want (Arthur Baker, Taylor Dayne, Fred Zarr) - 04:52 . 3.Missing You (Mark Leonard, Chas Sandford, John Waite) - 04:36 . 4.On…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 05/52

Fleetwood Mac, Ike, Tina Turner, Smokie, The Byrds, Neil Young, Crosby, Stills, Nash, Van Morrison, Electric Light Orchestra, Al Green, Genesis, Robert Wyatt, Alice Cooper

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

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Otis Redding, Macy Gray, Shalamar, The Temptations, George Clinton, James Brown, Queen Latifah, Beyoncé, Martha Reeves, The Vandellas, Ike and Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Charlie Wilson

Eric Clapton releases his tenth album : ‘August’ (1986)

Eric Clapton's 'August' is his tenth studio album mostly produced by Phil Collins and released on November 24, 1986 by Duck / Warner Bros.1 . Run (w/ Friends ) 2 . It's In The Way That You Use It 3 . Tearing Us Apart (w/ Friends ) 4 . Tearing Us Apart (w/ Sheryl Crow, 69th Regiment Armory, NYC, 1996/9/12) 5 . Holy Mother (w/ Friends) Track Listing : 1.It'S In The Way That You Use It (Eric…

Whitney Houston releases ‘My Love Is Your Love,’ her fourth album featuring ‘When You Believe,’ ‘Heartbreak Hotel,’ ‘It’s Not Right, But It’s…

Whitney Houston's 'My Love Is Your Love' feat. 'Heartbreak Hotel' is her fourth (her first in eight years) studio album released on November 17, 1998 by Arista.1 . It's Not Right But It's Okay (Official Video) 2 . My Love Is Your Love (Official Video) 3 . My Love Is Your Love (w/ Bobbi Kristina Brown) 4 . If I Told You That (w/ George Michael, Official Video) 5 . I Learned From The Best…

Happy Birthday Bryan Adams

November 5, 1959 - Bryan Guy Adams simply known as Bryan Adams, Canadian singer & songwriter is 63. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . (Everything I Do) I Do It For You 2 . Have You Ever Really Loved A Woman? 3 . Summer of 69 4 . Heaven 5 . Please Forgive Me 6 . Here I Am 7 . Rod Stewart, Sting,All For Love 8 . Straight From The Heart 9 . Run To You 10 . Do I Have To Say The Words? 11 . When…

We remember Jimi Hendrix. ‘The Wind Cried Jimi’

This day (September 18, 1970), in London, died James Marshall a.k.a. Jimi Hendrix ,an American guitarist, singer and composer.Tracklist : 1 . The Wind Cries Mary 2 . Life And Career 3 . Spanish Castle Magic 4 . Hey Joe 5 . Red House 6 . Voodoo Child 7 . Jimi Hendrix: The Dick Cavett Show Trailer Tracklist : All Along the Watchtower . Purple Haze . Hey Joe . Little Wing . The Wind Cries Mary .…

David Bowie releases his sixteenth album : ‘Tonight’ featuring ‘Blue Jean’

David Bowie's 'Tonight' is his sixteenth studio album recorded in Quebec, Canada and released on September 1st 1984 by EMI America.1 . Loving The Alien (Official Video) 2 . Tonight (w/ Tina Turner, Live 3 . Loving The Alien Live (Reality Tour Track Listing : 1.Loving The Alien (David Bowie) - 07:11 . 2.Don'T Look Down (Iggy Pop, James Williamson) - 04:11 . 3.God Only Knows (Brian Wilson Tony…

We remember Ray Charles. ‘Ray Of Light’

This day (June 10, 2004), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ray Charles, an American singer and musician.Tracklist : 1 . Ray Charles & Stevie Wonder - Living For The City 2 . A Song For You (1999) 3 . What' D I Say (1997) 4 . Hit The Road Jack (1982) 5 . America The Beautiful 6 . La Mama (1979) 7 . Aretha Franklin & Ray Charles – It Takes Two To Tango (1975) 8 . Georgia On My Mind 9 .…

We Remember Donald Duck Dunn. ‘Just Our Duck’

This day (May 13, 2012), in Tokyo, Japan, died Donald Duck Dunn, an American bass guitarist and session musician.Digest Tracklist : Blues Brothers Band - Hold On I'M Coming . w/ Steve Cropper - Green Onions (2011) . Booker T & The Mg'S - Green Onions (2003) . Neil Young – The Dock Of The Bay (1993) . Blues Brothers Band - Last Night (1988) . Eric Clapton - She'S Waiting (1985) . Gerry…

Parlophone release Gorillaz’ second album : ‘Demon Days’ featuring De La Soul, Neneh Cherry and more (2005)

Gorillaz' 'Demon Days' is their second studio album featuring various guest like De La Soul, Neneh Cherry, among others, produced by Danger Mouse and released on May 11, 2005 by Parlophone.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Damon Albarn, Don Harper) - 01:03 . 2.Last Living Souls (Damon Albarn) - 03:10 . 3.Kids With Guns (Damon Albarn, Brian Burton) - 03:46 . 4.O Green World (Damon Albarn, Brian Burton) -…

Happy Birthday Donovan

May 10, 1946 - Donovan Philips Leitch simply known as Donovan, Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist is 75. Happy Birthday Sir if in England, you do not want to miss "live on the BBC", the "New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965" with The Moody Blues, Freddie & the Dreamers, Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames, The Seekers, Herman's Hermits, The Ivy League, Sounds Incorporated, Wayne…

We remember Marvin Gaye. ‘I Heard It Through Marvin’

This day ( April 1, 1984), in Los Angeles, California, died Marvin Pentz Gay a.k.a. Marvin Gaye , an American singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : Take This Heart Of Mine . What'S Going On? . How Sweet It Is (1974) . Distant Lover . Heavy Love Affair . I Heard It Through The Grapevine . Can I Get A Witness . Let'S Get It On . Pride And Joy . Motown On Showtime (2/6) . Motown On Showtime (3/6)…

Happy Birthday Tony Banks. Excellent day for a ‘Genesis At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, English musician Tony Banks a 'Happy 70th Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Genesis CREDITSPhoto : Jean-Luc OurlinAudio : I Can't Dance . Land of Confusion . Invisible Touch . That's All . Jesus He Knows Me . Mama . No Son of Mine . In Too Deep . Turn It On Again . Throwing It All Away . Video : Land Of Confusion . Jesus He Knows Me . Invisible…

Happy Birthday Sir Elton John. ‘Rocket John (It Still Is A Long Long Time)’

This day (March 25, 1947), in Pinner, Middlesex, England, is born Reginald Kenneth Dwight better known as Elton John, English singer, composer and pianistDigest Tracklist : Your Song (BBC, 1970) . Levon (BBC, 11971) . Rocket Man (Royal Festival Hall, 1972) . Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (TOTP, 1973) . Daniel (Watford, 1974) . Pinball Wizard (Dodger Stadium, 1975) . Don't Go Breaking My Heart (w/…

J&R Adventures publish ‘Live In Amsterdam,’ the first collaboration album by Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa (2014)

'Live In Amsterdam' by Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa is their first collaboration album recorded at Koninklijk Theater Carre in Amsterdam and released on March 24, 2014 by J&R Adventures.Track Listing : 1.Amsterdam, Amsterdam! (Joe Bonamassa, Beth Hart, Kevin Shirley) - 01:45 . 2.Them There Eyes (Maceo Pinkard, Doris Tauber, William Tracey) - 02:59 . 3.Sinner'S Prayer (Lowell Fulson, Lloyd…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s thirty-sixth album : ‘A Rose is Still a Rose’ (1998)

Aretha Franklin's 'A Rose is Still a Rose' is her thirty-sixth studio album released on March 23, 1998 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.A Rose Is Still A Rose (Lauryn Hill) - 04:27 . 2.Never Leave You Again (Sean Puffy Combs, Kelly Price, Corey Rooney) - 04:36 . 3.In Case You Forgot (Bill Dickens, Tim Gant, Michael Gray) - 04:49 . 4.Here We Go Again (Troy Lee Broussard, Jermaine Dupri, Wayne Garfield,…

We remember Chuck Berry. ‘Ageless Rocker & Bluesman’

This day (March 18, 2017), in St. Charles County, Missouri, died Charles Edward Anderson 'Chuck' Berryan American guitarist, singe, songwriter and rock and roll pioneerTracklist : Johnny B. Goode (1958) . You Never Can Tell . Roll over Beethoven (1972) . Maybellene (1958) . Sweet Little Sixteen . No Particular Place To Go . w/ Tina Turner - Rock n roll music . Carol . w/ Robert Cray - Brown Eyed…

Day In

From 'One Fine Day' to 'Mr. Day' , we have mixed 16 'Jazz, Pop & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Day'. "Day In" has Melody Gardot, Eliane Elias, Dinah Washington, Milfred Bailey and many more.

Heart Beats

From 'Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart' to 'Heart On A String', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'The Heart'. It has Funk Brothers, Barney Kessel, Trammps, Teresa Cristina and many more.