Happy Birthday Johnny Mathis. ‘A Love Like Mathis’

This day (September 30, 1935), in Gilmer, Texas, is born Johnny Mathis, an American singer of popular music .Tracklist : 1 . Misty (2018) 2 . Medley (2015) 3 . Yesterday (2012) 4 . Crazy (2010) 5 . Memory (1981) 6 . When A Child Is Born (1977) 7 . Brazil Medley 8 . I’m Stone In Love With You (1975) 9 . I Will Survive 10 . Day In Your Life 11 . Love is a Many Splendored Thing (1966) Tracklist :…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 09/12

Marvin Gaye, The Doors, Johnny Cash, June Carter, José Feliciano, The Turtles, Billy Preston, John Lennon, Plastic Ono Band, Isaac Hayes, Bee Gees, Jimi Hendrix, The Byrds, Johnny Mathis

This week In Male Balladeers 39/52

Tony Bennett, Leonard Cohen, Bee Gees, Jamie Cullum, Van Morrison, Bryan Ferry, Johnny Mathis, Tony Joe White, Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil, Sammy Davis Jr. & Andy Williams, Simply Red, Rod Stewart

Epic publish Luther Vandross’ fifth album : ‘Give Me the Reason’ co-produced with Marcus Miller (1986)

Luther Vandross 'Give Me the Reason' is his fifth studio album released on September 19, 1986 By Epic.1 . Stop To Love 2 . Stop To Love (Wembley) 3 . So Amazing 4 . Give Me The Reason 5 . Give Me The Reason (Wembley) 6 . There's Nothing Better Than Love (w/ Gregory Hines) Track Listing : 1.Stop To Love (Luther Vandross, Nat Adderley, Jr.) - 05:19 . 2.See Me (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) -…

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 .…

We remember Joao Gilberto. ‘Hey João’

This day (July 6, 2019), in Rio de Janeiro died João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira a.ka. Joao Gilberto, a Brazilian singer and guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . Eu Vim da Bahia 2 . Não vou pra casa (2008) 3 . w/ Caetano Veloso - Garota De Ipanema (2000) 4 . Pra Que Discutir Com Madame (2000) 5 . w/ Antonio Carlos Jobim - Chega De Saudade 6 . Desafinado (1994) 7 . Carinhoso 8 . Louco (1983) 9 . Live…

Barbra Streisand releases her twenty-sixth album : ‘Back to Broadway’ (1993)

Barbra Streisand's 'Back to Broadway' is her twenty-sixth studio album (and her second collection of Broadway musicals songs) released on June 29, 1993 by Columbia.1 . Streisand Concert 1993 Live Jay Leno Track Listing : 1.Some Enchanted Evening (Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers) - 03:52 . 2.Everybody Says Don'T (Stephen Sondheim) - 02:34 . 3.The Music Of The Night (Andrew Lloyd Webber,…

We remember Henry Mancini. ‘Thematic’

This day (June 14, 1994), in Los Angeles, California, died Enrico Nicola Mancini a.k.a Henry Mancini, an American composer, conductor and arranger.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Johnny Mathis - Two For The Road / Charade (1987) 2 . w/ Tony Bennett - Life In A Looking Glass (1987) 3 . Charlie'S Angels Theme (1980) 4 . It'S Easy To Say 5 . w/ Andy Williams - Dear Heart (1965) 6 . Henry Mancini Interview Part…

Happy Birthday Tom Jones. ‘Miner Tom’

This day (June 7, 1940), in Treforest, Pontypridd, Wales, is born Sir Thomas John Woodward a.k.a Tom Jones, a Welsh singer.Tracklist : 1 . Knock On Wood (2020) 2 . w/ Bethzienna Williams - Cry To Me (2019) 3 . Don't Knock (2017) 4 . New Kiss (2016) 5 . Take My Love (2015) 6 . w/ Sally Barker - Walking In Memphis (2014) 7 . Soul of a Man (2012) 8 . Sex Bomb (1999) 9 . Green Green Grass Of Home…

Happy Birthday Deniece Williams. ‘Let’s Hear It For Deniece’

This day (June 3, 1950), in Gary, Indiana, is born June Deniece Chandler a.k.a Deniece Williams, an American singer.Tracklist : 1 . Free (2019) 2 . Black Butterfly (2016) 3 . Free (2012) 4 . w/ Monica – Silly (2010) 5 . w/ Sam Moore – When Something Is Wrong With My Baby (2000) 6 . w/ Tom Jones – Too Much Too Little Too Late 7 . What Two Can Do 8 . God Is Truly Amazing (1985) 9 . Let’S Hear It…

Teddy Pendergrass releases ‘Life Is a Song Worth Singing,’ his second album featuring ‘Only You’ and ‘Close the Door’ (1978)

Teddy Pendergrass 'Life Is a Song Worth Singing' feat. 'Only You' & 'Close the Door' is his second album released on June 2, 1978 by Philadelphia International Records.1 . Life Is A Song Worth Singing (1979) 2 . Only You (Live) 3 . Only You (Live '82) 4 . Get Up, Get Down, Get Funky, Get Loose (Live '79) 5 . Close The Door (Official Video) 6 . Close The Door (Live) Track Listing : 1.Life Is…

Happy Birthday Thelma Houston. ‘Houston, We Have A Thelma’

This day (May 7, 1946), in Leland, Mississippi, is born Thelma Houston, an American singer. Digest Tracklist : Don’T Leave Me This Way (2019) . Medley (2016) . Tribute to Sylvester (2013) . Never Give Up / Don't Leave Me This Way (2007) . Don’T Leave Me This Way . w/ The Sisters Of Glory - Oh Happy Day (1994) . You Used To Hold Me So Tight (1984) . If You Feel It (1982) . I'M Here Again (1978)…

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special "Singing Broadway" in video<Enjoy!Track Listing : 1.Barbra Streisand / People (From "Funny Girl") - 05:01 . 2.Judy Garland / Get Happy (From "Summer Stock") - 02:41 . 3.Tony Bennett & Buddy Rich / Manhattan (From "The Garrick Gaieties") - 03:47 . 4.Sarah Brightman / Somewhere (From "West…

Hit the road Jack

Starting and ending with 'Hit The Road Jack' made famous by Ray Charles, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Me First And the Gimme Gimmes, Johnny Mathis, Olivia Newton John, Ray Charles and many more.