ZTT publish ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome,’ Frankie Goes To Hollywood’s debut album featuring ‘Relax’ and ‘The Power of Love’ (1984)

Frankie Goes To Hollywood's 'Welcome to the Pleasuredome' is their debut studio album featuring 'Relax' and 'The Power of Love,' produced by Trevor Horn and released on October 29, 1984 by ZTT1 . Welcome To The Pleasuredome 2 . Welcome To The Pleasuredome / Two Tribes / Relax (Wembley Arena, 2004) 3 . Relax (Official Video) 4 . Relax (Original Version) 5 . Relax 6 . Two Tribes 7 . Two Tribes…

Columbia publish Tyler, The Creator’s fourth album : ‘Flower Boy’ featuring Frank Ocean, ASAP Rocky, Lil Wayne, Kali Uchis, Steve Lacy, Estelle, Jaden Smith among other guests (2017)

Tyler, The Creator's 'Flower Boy' is his fourth studio album featuring Frank Ocean, ASAP Rocky, Anna of the North, Lil Wayne, Kali Uchis, Steve Lacy, Estelle, Jaden Smith and Rex Orange County as guests and released on July 21, 2017 by Columbia Records1 . See You Again (w/ Kali Uchis) 2 . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert 3 . Foreword + Boredom (Atlanta, Ga 2/10/18) 4 . Who Dat Boy 5 . Boredom (Panorama…

(Don’t)Lie To Me

From 'You Told A Lie' to 'Pra Que Mentir' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Lies & Liars'. "(Don't)Lie To Me" has Los Tres Diamantes, Louis Armstrong, Nat King Cole, Felipe Antonio and many more.

No Hard Feelings

From 'Mentirosa Conmigo' to 'Cheating In The Next Room' , we have mixed 16 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Jealousy & Deception'. It has Marcos Valle, Aretha Franklin, Laurindo Almeida and Charlie Byrd, Ray Charles and many more.

This week In Male Balladeers 48/52

Mick Hucknall, George Michael, Joe Jackson, Luis Miguel, George Harrison, Lionel Richie, Bryan Ferry, Ed Sheeran, Donovan, The Housemartins, Nick Cave, Frank Sinatra

Eminem releases his eighth album :’The Marshall Mathers LP 2′ featuring ‘Berzerk,’ ‘Rap God’ and ‘The Monster’ (2015)

Eminem's 'The Marshall Mathers LP 2' is his eighth studio album featuring Rihanna & Kendrick Lamaras guests and released on November 5, 2013 by Aftermath Entertainment, Shady / Interscope.1 . Survival 2 . Survival ("Live On SNL") 3 . Legacy 4 . Asshole (w/ Skylar Grey) 5 . Berzerk (Official Video) 6 . Berzerk (BBC Radio 1) 7 . Rap God 8 . Brainless 9 . The Monster (w/ Ft. Rihanna, Official…

The Rolling Stones release their twentieth album, the first without Bill Wyman : ‘Voodoo Lounge’ featuring ‘You Got Me Rocking’ (1994)

The Rolling Stones' 'Voodoo Lounge' is their twentieth (their first in five years and their first without Bill Wyman) studio album released on July 11, 1994 by Virgin Records.1 . Love Is Strong 2 . You Got Me Rocking 3 . Sparks Will Fly (Oakland '94) 4 . Moon is Up Shepard's Bush 5 . Out Of Tears 6 . I Go Wild 7 . Thru and Thru (MSG) 8 . Sparks Will Fly (Rio De Janeiro, 1995) 9 . The Worst (Rio…

Happy Birthday Steve Vai. ‘Vai Day’

This day (June 6, 1960), in Carle Place, New York, is born Steve Vai, an American guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . Tender Surrender (2019) 2 . Dark Matter (2018) 3 . For The Love of God (at the Vai Academy 2017) - 4 . Whispering A Prayer (2016) 5 . Gravity Storm (2013) 6 . The Crying Machine (TEC Awards 2012) 7 . Hendrix tribute day (Santa Cruz Blues Festival, 2011) 8 . I'm The Hell Outta Here…

GRP/Verve publish George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ featuring ‘The Ghetto’ (2000)

George Benson's 'Absolute Benson' is a studio album released on May 23, 2000 by Grp/Verve Records.Track Listing : 1.The Ghetto (Al Eaton, Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson, Todd Shaw) - 04:56 . 2.El Barrio (George Benson, Kenny Gonzalez, Joe Henderson, Louie Vega) - 03:34 . 3.Jazzenco (Marc Antoine) - 05:48 . 4.Deeper Than You Think (Joe Sample) - 05:55 . 5.One On One (Joe Sample) - 07:05 . 6.Hipping…

Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder. ‘Wonder Day In Wonderland’

This day (May 13, 1950), in Saginaw, Michigan, is born Stevland Hardaway Morris a.k.a Stevie Wonder, an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Lean On Me, Love's In Need of Love Today (2020) . Easy like Sunday Morning (Lionel Richie Tribute Kennedy Center Honors, 2019 ) . Isn’t She Lovely ( Global Citizen 2017 New York) . Faith (w/ Ariana Grande, 2016) . w/ Sting…

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Trumpet Evolution’ (2003)

Arturo Sandoval's 'Trumpet Evolution' is an album ('a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz's and orchestral music's past') released on May 6, 2003 by Crescent Moon/Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Dipper Mouth Blues (King Oliver) - 02:15 . 2.When It'S Sleepy Time Down South (Clarence Muse, Otis Rene, Leon René) - 03:02 . 3.At The Jazz Band Ball (Edwin Bransford "Daddy" Edwards, Edwin Edwards,…

Bebel Gilberto releases ‘Tanto Tempo,’ her third album (2000)

Bebel Gilberto's 'Tanto Tempo' is her third studio album, produced by Suba and released on April 25, 2000 by ZiriguiboomTrack Listing : 1.Samba Da Bênção (Vinicius De Moraes, Baden Powell) - 04:47 . 2.August Day Song (Bebel Gilberto, Nina Miranda, Chris Franck) - 04:37 . 3.Tanto Tempo (Bebel Gilberto, Suba, Gilberto Gil) - 03:01 . 4.Sem Contenção (Bebel Gilberto, Gerry Arling, Richard Cameron) -…

Nonesuch release Caetano Veloso’s second album in English : ‘A Foreign Sound’ (2004)

Caetano Veloso's 'A Foreign Sound' is his twenty ninth (his second in English) studio album, released on April 6, 2004 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.The Carioca (Edward Eliscu, Gus Kahn, Vincent Youmans) - 03:33 . 2.So In Love (Cole Porter) - 05:31 . 3.Always (Irving Berlin) - 03:43 . 4.Come As You Are (Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic) - 04:16 . 5.Feelings (Morris Albert, Louis Gasté) -…

Eric Clapton releases ‘Pilgrim,’ his thirteenth studio album (1998)

Eric Clapton's 'Pilgrim' is his thirteenth studio album released on March 10, 1998 by Duck/Reprise.Track Listing : 1.My Father'S Eyes (Eric Clapton) - 05:24 . 2.River Of Tears (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) - 07:22 . 3.Pilgrim (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) - 05:50 . 4.Broken Hearted (Eric Clapton, Greg Phillinganes) - 07:52 . 5.One Chance (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) - 05:55 . 6.Circus (Eric Clapton)…

Kanye West releases his seventh album : ‘The Life of Pablo’ featuring ‘Famous,’ ‘Father Stretch My Hands’ and ‘Fade’ (2016)

Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' is his seventh studio album released on February 14, 2016 by Good.Track Listing : 1.Ultralight Beam (Chancelor Bennett, Kasseem Dean, Mike Dean, Kirk Franklin, Noah Goldstein, Sam Griesemer, Terius Nash, Jerome Potter, Kelly Price, Nico Segal, Derek Watkins, Kanye West, Cydel Young) - 05:21 . 2.Father Stretch My Hands, Pt. 1 (Pastor T.L. Barrett, Chancelor…

QUIET! please…

From 'Quiet Light' to 'Slow and Easy' , we have mixed 20 'Relaxing Jazz and Other Musics' tunes around the theme of 'Tranquility'. It has Dave Brubeck, Ibrahim Ferrer, Rigmor Gustafsson, Julie London and many more.

Openings (and Closings)

From 'Open Your Eyes You Can Fly' to 'Open Up The Doghouse' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz and Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Openings (and Closings)'. It has Joanie Sommers, Dean Martin, Paulo Fresu, Richard Galliano & Jan Landgren, Lyn Paul and many more.

Mellow In May

From 'Rio De Maio' to 'Paris In May', we have mixed 13 'Jazz & World' tunes around the theme of 'May'. It has Simon Diaz, Jane Monheit / Ivan Lins, Harvey Mason, Nat King Cole and many more.