Mahalia Jackson sings in Hamburg (1961)

April 14, 1961 - Mahalia Jackson, backed by Mildred Falls on piano, will sing at Die Laeiszhalle in Hamburg, Germany<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Mahalia-Jackson-The-Gospel-Of-MJ-RVJ.jpg' alt='Mahalia…

Duke Ellington visits Amsterdam (1958)

November 2, 1958 - Duke Ellington is at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, The Netherlands<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Duke-Ellington-Le-Duke-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Duke Ellington - Le Duke' width='190'…

We remember Johnny Cash. ‘Ring Of Life’

This day (September 12, 2003), in Nashville, Tennessee, died J.R. aka Johnny Cash, American singer, songwriter, one of the most famous artists of all time covering all genres from country to rock and gospel.Digest Tracklist : Get Rhythm .…

We remember Billy Preston. ‘Billy the Fith’

This day (June 6, 2006), in Scottsdale, Arizona, died William Everett Billy Preston a.k.a Billy Preston, a musician whose work often nicknamed The Fifth BeatleDigest Tracklist : w/ Michael McDonald - I Was Made to Love Her (2005) . w/ Eric…

We Remember Duke Ellington. ‘Le Duke’

This day (May 24, 1974), in New York City, died Edward Kennedy Ellington a.k.a Duke Ellington, an American composer, pianist and big-band leader.Digest Tracklist : Take The A Train . La Plus Belle Africaine (1969) . Duke Ellington…

This week In Singing Ladies 15/52

Beth Hart, Sinead O'Connor, Katie Melua, Janis Joplin, Stevie Nicks, Lana Del Rey, Lorde, Mariah Carey, Mahalia Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitgerald, Beth Hart They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 295 Posts we publish this…

This week In Soul Artists 04/52

Anita Baker, The Neville Brothers, Curtis Mayfield, Lena Horne, Corinne Bailey Rae, James Brown, Mahalia Jackson, Sharon Jones & The Dap~Kings, Eddie Floyd, D'Angelo, Bell Biv Devoe, Janet Jackson. They are the Soul Artists selected…

Layla

Starting and ending with 'Layla' made famous by Derek And The Dominos, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Bob Seger, Nina Simone, Janis Joplin, Derek And The Dominos and many more.