Leona Lewis releases her debut album : ‘Spirit’ featuring ‘A Moment Like This,’ ‘Bleeding Love’ and ‘Better in Time’ (2007)

Leona Lewis ' 'Spirit' is her debut studio album recorded after she won 'The X Factor ' and released on November 9, 2007 by Syco Music.1 . Bleeding Love (Official Video) 2 . Bleeding Love (The O2) 3 . Whatever It Takes (The O2) 4 . Whatever It Takes (Rock In Rio, 22nd May, 2010) 5 . Homeless (The O2) 6 . Better In Time (Official Video) 7 . Better In Time (The O2) 8 . Take A Bow (The O2) 9 . I…

Leonard Cohen releases his seventh album : ‘Various Positions’ featuring ‘Dance Me to the End of Love’ and ‘Hallelujah’ (1984)

Leonard Cohen's 'Various Positions' is his seventh studio album (featuring 'Hallelujah') recorded with Jennifer Warnes and released on December 11, 1984 by Columbia.1 . Dance Me To The End Of Love 2 . Coming Back To You (Live) 3 . Law 4 . Night Comes On (Live, 1985) 5 . Night Comes On (Dublin, 12-09-2012) 6 . Hallelujah (London) 7 . Heart With No Companion (San Sebastian, 1988) Track Listing…

Leonard Cohen releases his fourth album : ‘New Skin for the Old Ceremony’ featuring ‘Chelsea Hotel #2’ and ‘Who by Fire’ (1974)

Leonard Cohen's 'New Skin for the Old Ceremony' is his fourth studio album released on August 11, 1974 by Columbia.1 . Chelsea Hotel (Live) 2 . Lover, Lover, Lover (Barclays, Brooklyn, 20-12-2012) 3 . A Singer Must Die (Lissadell House, July 31, 2010) 4 . I Tried To Leave You (Barcelona, 1993) 5 . Who By Fire 6 . Lover Lover Lover (w/ Laura Branigan, Live, 1976) ) Track listing : . 1.Is This…

This week In Singing Ladies 45/52

Lana Del Rey, Tori Amos, Susan Tedeschi, Norah Jones, Alicia Keys, P!nk, Florence + The Machine, Joss Stone, Kate Bush, The Webb Sisters, Leona Lewis, Madonna

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°127 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

Amy Winehouse, Justin Timberlake, Jason Mraz, Melanie C, A1, Westlife, Appleton, Dido, James Morrison, Daniel Bedingfield, Leona Lewis, TimbalandThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (11/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour Toujours' . Vintage…

This week In Singing Ladies 10/52

Leona Lewis, Jewel, Tal Wilkenfeld, Tori Amos, Annie Lennox, Beth Hart, Neneh Cherry, Natalie Merchant, Alison Krauss, Katie Melua, Elle King, Jessie J They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 286 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Leona Lewis . Ave Maria Lifted from : Leona Lewis sings in Nottingham (2016)2 . Jewel .…

Last week In Visual Artists 31

Camilla Akrans, Steven Klein, Jessy Terrero, Steven Meisel, Luiz Zerbini, Richard Amsel, Mary Lambert, Riskie, Jean-Paul Goude, Melina Matsoukas, Albert Watson, Mick Rock. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 206 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Camilla Akrans - Le Silla Spring Summer 2013 (by Le Silla) Lifted…

Chrysalis publish Robbie Williams’ seventh studio album : ‘Rudebox’ (2006)

Robbie Williams' 'Rudebox' is his seventh studio album featuring William Orbit, Mark Ronson & Pet Shop Boys and released on October 23, 2006 by Chrysalis1 . Rudebox 2 . Rudebox (Leeds) 3 . Lovelight 4 . She's Madonna Track Listing : 1.Rudebox (Robbie Williams, Kelvin Andrews, Danny Spencer, Bill Laswell, Carl Aiken, William Collins, Sly Dunbar, Robbie Shakespeare) - 04:45 . 2.Viva Life On…

Anita O’Day records ‘Waiter, Make Mine Blues,’ an album for Verve (1961)

Anita O'Day's 'Waiter, Make Mine Blues' is an album recorded on August 1, October 4 and 7, 1960 and released in April 1961 By Verve Records.1 . That Old Feeling 2 . Stella By Starlight Track Listing : 1.That Old Feeling (Lew Brown, Sammy Fain) - 02:31 . 2.Angel Eyes (Earl Brent, Matt Dennis) - 03:42 . 3.The Thrill Is Gone (Lew Brown, Ray Henderson) - 02:16 . 4.Detour Ahead (Lou Carter, Ray…

Warner Bros. publish Bette Midler’s ninth album : ‘Bathhouse Betty’ (1998)

Bette Midler's 'Bathhouse Betty' is her ninth studio album released on September 15, 1998 by Warner Bros.1 . One Monkey Don't Stop No Show 2 . My One True Friend 3 . Laughing Matters (2004) Track Listing : 1.Song Of Bernadette (Leonard Cohen, Bill Elliott, Jennifer Warnes) - 03:46 . 2.I'M Beautiful Dammitt! (Brinsley Evans) - 03:55 . 3.Lullaby In Blue (Adam Cohen, Brock Walsh) - 05:09 . 4.Ukulele…

Atlantic publish Bette Midler’s ‘The Rose,’ the official soundtrack to the eponymous movie (1979)

Bette Midler's 'The Rose' is the soundtrack to the feature film of the same name released on August 22, 1979 by Atlantic. 1 . Midnight In Memphis (On "Jay Leno") 2 . When A Man Loves A Woman 3 . The Rose 4 . When A Man Loves A Woman (Live, 2004) 5 . Stay With Me Track Listing : 1.Whose Side Are You On? (Kenny Hopkins, Charley Williams) - 04:30 . 2.Midnight In Memphis (Tony Johnson) - 03:44 .…

Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald begin the recording of ‘Porgy and Bess’ for Verve (1957)

'Porgy and Bess' by Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald is a studio album recorded on August 18-19 & October 14, 1957 and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Overture (George Gershwin) – 10:52 . 2.Summertime (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) - 04:58 . 3.I Wants To Stay Here (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) - 04:38 . 4.My Man'S Gone Now (George…

‘Collaboration’ by the Modern Jazz Quartet & Laurindo Almeida

'Collaboration' by the Modern Jazz Quartet & Laurindo Almeida is an album recorded on July 21, 1964 and released the same year by Atlantic.1 . Laurindo Almeida & The Modern Jazz Quartet Track Listing : 1.Silver (John Lewis) - 03:40 . 2.Trieste (John Lewis) - 05:22 . 3.Valeria (John Lewis) - 05:47 . 4.Fugue In A Minor (Johann Sebastian Bach) - 03:46 . 5.One Note Samba (Antonio Carlos…

Ella Fitzgerald ends the recording of ‘Get Happy!’ with various studio orchestras (1959)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Get Happy!' is an album recorded from July 24, 1957 till July 11, 1959 with various studio Orchestras and released in 1959 By Verve.1 . Like Young (1959) 2 . Cool Breeze (1983) 3 . Goodie Goodie 4 . You Turned The Tables On Me (w/ Joe Pass, Hannover, 1975) Track Listing : 1.Somebody Loves Me (Buddy Desylva, George Gershwin, Ballard Macdonald) - 02:36 . 2.Cheerful Little Earful…

Thad Jones records ‘The Magnificent Thad Jones’ for Blue Note (1956)

'The Magnificent Thad Jones' is an album recorded on July 9 and 14, 1956 and released the same year by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.April In Paris (Vernon Duke, E. Y. Harburg) - 06:43 . 2.Billie-Doo (Thad Jones) - 07:30 . 3.If I Love Again (Jack Murray, Ben Oakland) - 07:27 . 4.If Someone Had Told Me (Peter Derose, Charles Tobias) - 05:51 . 5.Thedia (Thad Jones) - 10:35 Francis WolffALSO…

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 .…

Clifford Brown records ‘Memorial Album,’ his first album for Blue Note (1953)

Clifford Brown's 'Memorial Album' is the first album under his leadership recorded on June 9, 1953 and released in 1956 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Hymn Of The Orient (Gigi Gryce) - 04:07 . 2.Easy Living (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) - 03:44 . 3.Minor Mood (Clifford Brown) - 04:34 . 4.Cherokee (Ray Noble) - 03:27 . 5.Wail Bait (Quincy Jones) - 04:02 . 6.Brownie Speaks (Clifford Brown) - 03:46 .…

Chess starts the recording of ‘Chuck Berry Is on Top’ album featuring Johnny B. Goode, Maybelle, Roll Over Beethoven, etc (1955)

'Chuck Berry Is on Top' is his third studio album featuring his greatest hits (Johnny B. Goode, Maybelle, Roll Over Beethoven and so on) recorded from May 21, 1955 till 1959 and released in July 1959 by Chess.Track Listing : 1.Almost Grown (Chuck Berry) - 02:21 . 2.Carol (Chuck Berry) - 02:48 . 3.Maybellene (Chuck Berry) - 02:23 . 4.Sweet Little Rock & Roller (Chuck Berry) - 02:22 .…

XL publish Basement Jaxx’ debut album : ‘Remedy’ featuring ‘Red Alert’ (1999)

Basement Jaxx' 'Remedy' is their debut studio album featuring 'Red Alert,' produced by members Felix Buxton and Simon Ratcliffe and released on May 10, 1999 by XLTrack Listing : 1.Rendez-Vu (Felix Buxton, Simon Ratcliffe) - 05:45 . 2.Yo-Yo (Felix Buxton, Simon Ratcliffe) - 04:29 . 3.Jump N' Shout (Felix Buxton, Mark James, Simon Ratcliffe) - 04:42 . 4.U Can'T Stop Me (Felix Buxton, Simon…

Chaka Khan releases ‘What Cha’ Gonna Do for Me,’ her third album produced by Arif Mardin (1981)

Chaka Khan's 'What Cha' Gonna Do for Me' is her third solo album produced by Arif Mardin and released on April 15, 1981 y Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.We Can Work It Out (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:43 . 2.What Cha' Gonna Do For Me (Ned Doheny, Hamish Stuart) - 03:54 . 3.I Know You, I Live You (Chaka Khan, Arif Mardin) - 04:29 . 4.Any Old Sunday (Andy Fraser, Danny Ironstone, Linda Mccrary,…

We remember Buddy Rich. ‘My Buddy Was Rich’

This day (April 2, 1987), in Los Angeles, California, died Bernard 'Buddy' Rich, an American jazz drummer and bandleader.Digest Tracklist : Just In Time (1987 ) . Channel One Suite (1983) . The Carioca (1982) . Vs Animal - The Muppet Show (1980) . Norwegian Wood (1973) . Basically Blues (1970) . w/ Gene Krupa - Famous Drum Battle (1966) . w/ Jerry Lewis - Drum Solo Battle (1965) . Parkinson Last…

Today is the second session of Ella Fitzgerald recording the ‘Hello Dolly!’ album (1964)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Hello Dolly!' is a studio album recorded on March 3-4, April 7, 1964 and released in July 1964 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Hello, Dolly! (Jerry Herman) - 02:55 . 2.People (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) - 03:48 . 3.Can'T Buy Me Love (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 02:39 . 4.The Sweetest Sounds (Richard Rodgers) - 02:08 . 5.Miss Otis Regrets (Cole Porter) - 03:56 . 6.My Man (Jacques…

The Roots release ‘Things Fall Apart’ with Erykah Badu & Common among other guests (1999)

The Roots' 'Things Fall Apart' is their fourth studio album released on February 23, 1999 by MCATrack Listing : 1.Act Won (Things Fall Apart) (Ahmir Thompson, Spike Lee) - 00:54 . 2.Table Of Contents (Parts 1 & 2) (Ahmir Thompson, Tariq Trotter, Kamal Gray, Rahzel M. Brown, Karl Jenkins, Kyle Jones, Leonard Hubbard, Smart Abdul-Basset) - 03:37 . 3.The Next Movement (Ahmir Thompson, Tariq…

Kanye West releases his debut album : ‘The College Dropout’ featuring ‘Through the Wire,’ ‘Jesus Walks,’ ‘All Falls Down’ and ‘Slow Jamz’…

Kanye West's 'The College Dropout' is his debut studio album released on February 10, 2004 by Roc-A-Fella Records.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Kanye West) - 00:19 . 2.We Don'T Care (Kanye West, Miri Ben-Ari, Ross Vannelli) - 03:59 . . 3.Graduation Day (Kanye West, John Stephens Miri Ben-Ari) - 01:22 . 4.All Falls Down (Kanye West, Lauryn Hill) - 03:43 . . 5.I'Ll Fly Away (Albert E. Brumley) - 01:09…

Modern Jazz Quartet record ‘For Ellington’ a tribute album for East West (1988)

Modern Jazz Quartet's 'For Ellington' is a tribute album recorded on February 1-3, 1988 in New-York City and released the same year by East West.1 . Softly As In A Morning Sunrise / Prelude To A Kiss (1990) Modern Jazz Quartet - For Ellington Track Listing : 1.For Ellington (John Lewis) - 08:01 . 2.Jack The Bear (Duke Ellington) - 05:04 . 3.Prelude To A Kiss (Duke Ellington, Irving Gordon,…

Morning Glories

From 'What's Your Story Morning Glory' to 'In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning', we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Morning'. It has Stacey Kent, Billie Holiday, Room Eleven, Peggy Lee and many more.

Keb’ Mo’ – BLUESAmericana

Released on April 22, 2014, "BLUESAmericana" is the fourteenth album by American blues musician Keb' Mo'.Track Listing : 1.The Worst Is Yet To Come (Heather Donovan, Kevin Moore, Pete Sallis) - 03:57 . 2.Somebody Hurt You (Kevin Moore, John Lewis Parker) - 03:37 . 3.Do It Right (Kevin Moore, Jim Weatherly) - 04:08 . 4.I'M Gonna Be Your Man (Kevin Moore, John Lewis Parker) - 04:34 . 5.Move (Tom…