Concord publish Ray Charles’ posthumous and final album : ‘Genius Loves Company’ recorded with Norah Jones, James Taylor, Diana Krall and more famous guests (2004)

Ray Charles' 'Genius Loves Company' is his final studio album posthumously released on August 31, 2004 by Concord/Hear Music.1 . (w/ Norah Jones, Elton John, Bb King 2 . (w/ Michael Mcdonald, Willie Nelson & Van Morrison Track listing : 1.Here We Go Again (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 03:59 . 2.Sweet Potato Pie (James Taylor) - 03:47 . 3.You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) - 03:55 .…

James Taylor releases ‘Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon’ featuring ‘You’ve Got a Friend’ (1971)

James Taylor 'Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon' feat. 'You've Got a Friend' is his third studio album released on March 16, 1971 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Love Has Brought Me Around (James Taylor) - 02:41 . 2.You'Ve Got A Friend (Carole King) – 4:28 . 3.Places In My Past (James Taylor) - 02:01 . 4.Riding On A Railroad (James Taylor) - 02:41 . 5.Soldiers (James Taylor) - 01:13 . 6.Mud…

James Taylor records ‘JT’ his eighth album with producer Peter Asher (1977)

James Taylor's 'JT' is his eighth studio album produced by Peter Asher recorded between March 15–April 24, 1977 and released in June 1977 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Your Smiling Face (James Taylor) - 02:50 . 2.There We Are (James Taylor) - 03:02 . 3.Honey Don'T Leave L.A. (Danny Kortchmar) - 03:05 . 4.Another Grey Morning (James Taylor) - 02:44 . 5.Bartender'S Blues (James Taylor) -…

Singing (Ladies Only) James Taylor

To Celebrate James Taylor whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . . we have selected twelve female singers who cover the most famous songs he wrote alone or with Carol King. They are . Lady Gaga, P!Nk, Carole King, Connie James, India Arie, Emily Elbert, Katie Petersen, Linda Ronstadt, Kaya Bruël, Dixie Chicks, Merry Clayton, Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe Here, they are reunited in…

Happy Birthday James Taylor

March 12, 1948 - James Taylor, American singer & composer, of 'You've Got a Friend' fame is 73. Happy Birthday, SirJames Taylor 'Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon' feat. 'You've Got a Friend' is his third studio album released on March 16, 1971 by Warner Bros. >>James Taylor's 'JT' is his eighth studio album produced by Peter Asher recorded between March 15–April 24, 1977 and released…

James Taylor releases his second album : ‘Sweet Baby James’ on Warner Bros (1970)

James Taylor's 'Sweet Baby James' is his second studio album released in February 1970 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Sweet Baby James (James Taylor) - 02:54 . 2.Lo And Behold (James Taylor) - 02:37 . 3.Sunny Skies (James Taylor) - 02:21 . 4.Steamroller (James Taylor) - 02:57 . 5.Country Road (James Taylor) - 03:22 . 6.Oh, Susanna (Stephen Foster) (James Taylor) - 01:58 . 7.Fire And Rain (James…

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’ featuring ‘Cold Sweat’ and ‘Please, Please, Please’ (1972)

James Brown's 'Get On the Good Foot' feat. 'Cold Sweat' & 'Please, Please, Please' is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor.1 . Get On The Good Foot 2 . Good Foot 3 . Cold Sweat (The Boston Garden) 4 . Please Please Please (The Apollo Theatre, 1985) 5 . Ain't That A Groove (w/ The Famous Flames ) 6 . Make It Funky Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2…

James Brown records ‘Sex Machine,’ a double live album with the original J.B.’s (1969)

James Brown's 'Sex Machine' is a double live album recorded on October 14, 1969, with the original J.B.'s featuring Bootsy Collins and Catfish Collins and released In 1970 By King.1 . Sex Machine (1971) 2 . Brother Rapp 3 . Give It Up Or Turn It Loose (Palasport, Bologna Italy April, 1971) 4 . (On "The Mike Douglas Show," 1969) 5 . It's A Man Man World (1971) 6 . Please, Please, Please…

CTI publish George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ produced by Creed Taylor (1973)

George Benson's 'Body Talk' is a studio album produced by Creed Taylor and released on August 23, 1973 by CTI.Track Listing : 1.Dance (George Benson, Pee Wee Ellis) - 10:31 . 2.When Love Has Grown (Donny Hathaway, Gene Mcdaniels) - 05:03 . 3.Plum (George Benson) - 05:31 . 4.Body Talk (George Benson) - 08:20 . 5.Top Of The World (George Benson) - 09:45 Pete Turner ALSO READOfficial…

Paul Desmond records ‘From the Hot Afternoon’ produced By Creed Taylor for A&M/CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'From the Hot Afternoon' is an album recorded on June 24–25 & August 13–14, 1969 and released the same year by A&M/CTITrack Listing : 1.October (Outubro) - (Fernando Brant, Milton Nascimento) - 03:00 . 2.Round N' Round (Gira Girou) (Milton Nascimento) - 04:32 . 3.Faithful Brother (Irmão De Fé) (Milton Nascimento) - 03:09 . 4.To Say Goodbye (Edu Lobo) - 04:01 . 5.From The…

Etta James, Albert King & Junior Wells join John Mayall (1982 )

June 18, 1982 - John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers featuring Mick Taylor will be joined by Blues legends Etta James, Albert King and Junior Wells at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/John-Mayall-–-More-Room-To-Move-RVJ.jpg' alt='John Mayall - More Room To Move' width='190' height='161'/>

Grover Washington Jr. records ‘Soul Box’ arranged by Bob James (1973)

Grover Washington, Jr.'s 'Soul Box' is his third album arranged by Bob James, recorded in March 1973 and released the same year by Kudu Records.Track Listing : 1.Aubrey (David Gates) - 03:44 . 2.Masterpiece (Norman Whitfield) - 013:20 . 3.Trouble Man (Marvin Gaye) - 015:56 . 4.You Are The Sunshine Of My Life (Stevie Wonder) - 06:03 . 5.Don'T Explain (Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog, Jr.) - 011:11 .…

We remember Etta James. ‘Etta Lasts’

This day (January 20, 2012), in Riverside, California, died Jamesetta Hawkins a.k.a. Etta James,an American singer.Tracklist : Something'S Got A Hold On Me . w/ Chuck Berry - Rock N' Roll Music . w/ Gladys Knight, Chaka Khan & B.B. King - Take My Hand (1987) . w/ B.B. King Stevie Ray Vaughan - Midnight Hour . Tell Mama & I'D Rather Go Blind (1989) . At Last . w/ Grateful Dead - Hard To…

Happy Birthday Mick Taylor. ‘My Taylor Is Mick’

This day (January 17, 1949), in Welwyn Garden City, England, is born Mick Taylor, an English guitarist, ex-John Mayall's Bluesbreakers and ex-The Rolling Stones Tracklist : w/ Ron Wood - Shame Shame Shame (2013) . w/ The The Rolling Stones – Midnight Rambler (2012) . Live in France (2009) . w/ John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers – Oh, Pretty Woman (2003) . Can’t You Hear Me Knocking (1994) .…

Aretha, James et al honour Carole King (2015)

December 29, 2012 - you do not want to miss "The Kennedy Center Honors" program on CBS with Janelle Monáe, James Taylor, Sara Bareilles and Aretha Franklin paying tribute to Carole King. More Info

Happy Birthday Bob James. ‘One, Two, Three, Fourplay’

This day (December 25, 1939), in Marshall, Missouri, is born Bob James, a keyboardist, arranger and producer.Tracklist : Mister Magic (2019) . Submarine (2018) . Westchester Lady (2016) . w/ Fourplay & New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra – Westchester Lady (2013) . The Fourplay – Sonnymoon (2012) . Angela . w/ Angels of Shanghai – Celebration (2006) . Westchester Lady . Mind Games (1999) . w/…

Singing Joni Mitchell

Aoife O'Donovan, James Taylor, Glen Hansard , Counting Crows, Hayley Westenra, Morgan James, Matthews Southern Comfort, James Blake, Neil Diamond, Diana Krall, Nikki Yanofsky, Patrick Wolf

This week In One-Off Collaborations 22/52

Corinne Bailey Rae & Herbie Hancock, The Corrs & Brian Wilson, John Legend & Lindsey Stirling, Nick Cave & Kylie Minogue, Sam Moore & Deniece Williams, Rihanna & Justin Timberlake, Carole King & James Taylor, Hugh Jackman & Robbie Williams, Elvis Costello & Allen Toussaint, James Hetfield & Alice In Chains, Billy Joel & Joe Elliott, David Crosby, Graham…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 19/52

Snoop Dogg & Charlie Wilson, Rick James & The Temptations, Steve Winwood & Stevie Wonder, Carole King & James Taylor, Fergie & Debbie Harry, Bono & Kylie Minogue, Eric Burdon & War, Madonna & Anthony Kiedis, Sheryl Crow & Lyle Lovett, Ben Harper & Ellen Harper, Van Morrison & Chet Baker, Pat Metheny & Antonio Carlos Jobim

This week In One-Off Collaborations 49/52

Tom Jones & Janis Joplin, George Harrison & Eric Clapton, Chris Stapleton, Sheryl Crow & Brandon Flowers, Erykah Badu & Jimmy Cliff, James Taylor & Mavis Staples, Roy Orbison & Johnny Cash, Jon Bon Jovi & Bruce Springsteen, Roger Daltrey & David Gilmour, Joe Cocker & Eric Clapton, Linkin Park & Jay~Z, Artists United Against Apartheid, Simple Minds &…

Today is Country Music time at the White House (2011)

November 21, 2011 - Lauren Alaina, The Band Perry, Dierks Bentley, Alison Krauss, Kris Kristofferson, Lyle Lovett, Mickey, Darius Rucker and James Taylor. They all take part in the "In Performance at the White House - Country Music" concert at the White House in Washington, DC

Atlantic publish ‘Bette Midler’ her eponymous second album (1973)

Bette Midler' is her eponymous second studio album produced by Arif Mardin, Barry Manilow and released on November 16, 1973 by Atlantic.1 . I Shall Be Released ("Divine Madness") 2 . I Shall Be Released (Roxy, LA, 1977) 3 . In The Mood 4 . In The Mood 5 . Twisted (w/ Rosie O'Donnell) 6 . Higher And Higher ("Ol Red Hair Is Back") Track Listing : 1.Skylark (Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer) -…

Rufus, Chaka Khan, Norah et al celebrate ‘Joni 75’ (2018)

November 7, 2018 - Rufus Wainwrigh, James Taylor, Seal, Chaka Khan, Norah Jones, Graham Nash, Brandi Carlile, Los Lobos, La Marisoul, Cesar Castro & Xochi Flores. THe will celebrate Joni Mitchell 75th Birthday at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion at the Music Center in Los Angeles

Happy Birthday Art Garfunkel

November 5, 1941 - Arthur Ira Garfunkel simply known as Art Garfunkel, American singer, one half of Simon & Garfunkel. is 81. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . Feelin' Groovy (The 59th Street Bridge, w/ son Arthur Jr. (James) & wife Kim) 2 . Simon & Garfunkel - The Sound of Silence (1966) 3 . Kathy's Song 4 . Medley (w/ Cher Art & Jimmy Webb) 5 . A Heart in New York 6 . Crying…

Linda Ronstadt releases her fifth album : ‘Heart Like a Wheel’ featuring ‘When Will I Be Loved’ (1974)

Linda Ronstadt's 'Heart Like a Wheel' is her fifth solo studio album produced by Peter Asher and released in November 1974 by Capitol Records.1 . You're No Good (Live, 1976 "Reelin' In The Years Archives") 2 . Guess It Doesn't Matter Anymore (1976, Offenbach, Germany) 3 . Faithless Love (Atlanta, 1977) 4 . Heart Like A Wheel (1976, Offenbach, Germany) 5 . Heart Like A Wheel (w/ Kate And Anna…

Reprise publish Neil Young’s twentieth album : ‘Harvest Moon’ (1992)

Neil Young's 'Harvest Moon' is his twentieth studio album released on November 2, 1992 by Reprise. 1 . Unknown Legend 2 . Unknown Legend 3 . From Hank To Hendrix 4 . From Hank To Hendrix (w/ Willie Nelson, Farm Aid, 1993) 5 . You And Me (Live) 6 . Harvest Moon (Official Video) 7 . War Of Man (1992) 8 . Love And War 9 . One Of These Days 10 . One Of These Days (5-18-92, Clev Music Hall) 11 .…