We remember Mary Wilson. ‘Oh Mary Love, My ….’

This day (February 8, 2021), in Henderson, Nevada, died Mary Wilson, American singer and founding member of The SupremesTracklist : Imagine (2018) . I Am Changing (2015) . Up Close The Copa Room . Stop In The Name Of Love (2010) . w/ Sugababes – Stop (2008) . w/ James Gavin – The Lena Horne Project . Walk The Line . Save Me . Green River . The Supremes – Baby Love . In Soul Train Line .…

Charlie Wilson releases his fifth album : ‘Just Charlie’ featuring ‘You Are’ (2010)

Charlie Wilson's 'Just Charlie' feat. 'You Are' is his fifth studio album released on December 3, 2010 by Jive.1 . You Are (Le Trianon, Paris, 2013/07/15) 2 . You Are Track Listing : 1.My Girl Is A Dime (Carl M. Days Jr., Charlie Wilson, Dennis Bettis, Mahin Wilson, Wirlie Morris) - 03:48 . 2.You Are (Carl M. Days Jr., Charlie Wilson, Dennis Bettis, Mahin Wilson, Wirlie Morris) - 04:10 . 3.I…

Blue Note publish Cassandra Wilson’s album : ‘Silver Pony’ (2010)

Cassandra Wilson's 'Silver Pony' is an album mixing live and studio performances and released on November 9, 2010 by Blue Note.1 . St. James Infirmary 2 . At Chicago Jazz Festival, 2011 Track Listing : 1.Lover Come Back To Me (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Sigmund Romberg) - 06:51 . 2.Went Down To St James Infirmary (Irving Mills/) - 07:14 . 3.A Night In Seville (Cassandra Wilson) - 03:00 . 4.Beneath A…

Geffen Records publish Mary J. Blige’s sixth album : ‘Love & Life’ (2003)

Mary J. Blige's 'Love & Life' is her sixth studio album released on August 25, 2003 by Geffen Records.1 . Don't Go (Atlantic City) 2 . When We 3 . Not Today (w/ Eve, Vibe Awards, 21 Nov 2003) 4 . Ooh! 5 . Love At 1St Sight (w/ Method Man) 6 . It's A Wrap 7 . Special Part Of Me (Live) Track listing : 1.Love & Life Intro (Mary J. Blige, Shawn Carter, Dimitri Christo, Sean Diddy Combs, L.…

MCA publish Mary J. Blige’s fourth album : ‘Mary’ (1999)

Mary J. Blige's 'Mary' is her fourth studio album, released on August 17, 1999 by MCA.1 . All That I Can Say 2 . All That I Can Say (On "Leno") 3 . Deep Inside 4 . Deep Inside (Live) 5 . Your Child (Live, The House Of Blues) 6 . Your Child (Live) 7 . No Happy Holiday (Live, 1998) 8 . No Happy Hoildays (Live) 9 . The Love I Never Had 10 . Give Me You Track Listing : 1.All That I Can Say (Lauryn…

Atlantic publish ‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett,’ his second album featuring ‘Land of 1000 Dances’ and ‘In the Midnight Hour’ (1966)

'The Exciting Wilson Pickett' is his second album (containing 'Land of 1000 Dances' and 'In the Midnight Hour') released in August 1966 by Atlantic.1 . Land Of 1000 Dances ("Letterman") 2 . In The Midnight Hour (Live) 3 . In The Midnight Hour (w/ Bruce Springsteen, 1999 Induction Ceremony) Track listing : . 1.Land of 1000 Dances (Chris Kenner) - 02:28. 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner) -…

Mary J. Blige releases her debut album : ‘What’s the 411?’ featuring ‘You Remind Me’ and ‘Real Love’ (1992)

Mary J. Blige's 'What's the 411?' feat. 'You Remind Me' & 'Real Love' is her debut album released on July 28, 1992 by Uptown, Mca.1 . Reminisce (Official Video) 2 . Real Love (1992) 3 . You Remind Me (Official Video) 4 . Love No Limit (Official Video) 5 . I Don't Want to do Anything Else (w/ K Ci Haily) 6 . What's The 411? (w/ Grand Puba, "Yo! MTV Raps", 1993) 7 . Reminisce (Live) 8 . Sweet…

Blue Note publish Cassandra Wilson’s ‘Loverly’ (2008)

Cassandra Wilson's 'Loverly' is an album produced by herself and released on June 10, 2008 by Blue Note.1 . Loverly 2 . Caravan 3 . 'Til There Was You 4 . St. James Infirmary 5 . Dust my broom 6 . Sleepin' bee Track Listing : 1.Lover, Come Back To Me (Sigmund Romberg, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) - 04:16 . 2.A Day In The Life Of A Foo' (Luiz Bonfá, Antonio Maria) - 04:58 . 3.Wouldn'T It Be Loverly…

Ringo Starr releases his tenth album : ‘Time Takes Time’ featuring Brian Wilson, Harry Nilsson and Jeff Lynne (1992)

Ringo Starr 's 'Time Takes Time' is his tenth studio album recorded with Brian Wilson, Harry Nilsson and Jeff Lynne as guests and released on May 22 , 1992 by Private Music. Track Listing : 1.Weight Of The World (Brian O'Doherty, Fred Velez) - 03:54 . 2.Don'T Know A Thing About Love (Richard Feldman, Stan Lynch) - 03:49 . 3.Don'T Go Where The Road Don'T Go (Richard Starkey, Johnny Warman, Gary…

Mary J. Blige releases her third album ‘Share My World’ featuring ‘Love Is All We Need’ (1997)

Mary J. Blige's 'Share My World' is her third studio album released on April 22, 1997 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.Intro (Poke & Tone, Rich Nice) - 01:21 . 2.I Can Love You (Mary J. Blige, Latonya Blige-Dacosta, Rodney Jerkins, Kimberly Jones, Carlos Brody, Mashiem Myrick) - 04:54 . 3.Love Is All We Need (Blige, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Nasir Jones, Rick James) - 04:16 . 4.Round And Round…

We Remember Carl Wilson

February 6, 1998 - Mr.Carl Wilson, American musician, singer, songwriter and co-founder of the Beach Boys passed away aged 51. He is remembered.Released on September 18, 1967, "Smiley Smile" is the twelfth studio album by the Beach Boys. >> The Beach Boys' 'All Summer Long' feat. 'I Get Around' is their sixth studio album released on July 13, 1964 by Capitol. >>The Beach Boys'…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 39/52

David Gilmour & Benedict Cumberbatch, Bonnie Raitt & Alison Krauss, Bruce Springsteen & U2, Mary Wilson & Georgie Fame, Brittney Howard & The Roots, Sting & No Doubt, Steven Tyler, Jeff Beck & Sting, Bruce Springsteen & Bryan Adams, Ed Sheeran & Tom Jones, Sammy Davis Jr. & Andy Williams, Buika & Javier Limón , Sergio Mendes & Carlinhos Brown

This week In Soul Artists 30/52

Earth Wind and Fire, Zapp, Teddy Pendergrass, Solomon Burke, Macy Gray, James Brown, Mary Wilson, Jill Scott, Terence Trent D'Arby, DJ Jazzy Jeff, The Fresh Prince, The Roots, Rachelle Ferrell

Motown publish ‘The Supremes Sing Holland–Dozier–Holland,’ an album featuring ‘You Keep Me Hangin’ On’ and ‘Love Is Here and Now You’re Gone'(1967)

'The Supremes Sing Holland–Dozier–Holland' feat. 'You Keep Me Hangin' On' is an album released on January 23, 1967 by Motown.1 . You Keep Me Hangin' On Track Listing : 1.You Keep Me Hangin' On (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Eddie Holland) - 02:43 . 2.You'Re Gone, But Always In My Heart (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Eddie Holland) - 02:37 . 3.Love Is Here And Now You'Re Gone (Lamont Dozier,…

On TV today, The Supremes at ‘Soul Train’ (1977)

January 1, 1977 - you do not want to miss The Supremes - that is Mary Wilson, Scherrie Payne & new member, Susaye Greene - performing a song lifted from their recent album "Mary, Scherrie & Susaye" at "Soul Train" on a television station near you.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/The-Supremes-Sing-Holland–Dozier–Holland-RVJ.jpg' alt='The Supremes - Sing…

Motown publish The Supremes’ second album : ‘Where Did Our Love Go’ featuring ‘Baby Love’ (1964)

The Supremes' 'Where Did Our Love Go' is their second studio album released on August 31, 1964 by Motown.1 . Come See About Me (On "Shindig", 11/64 2 . Baby Love Track listing : 1.Where Did Our Love Go (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Eddie Holland) - 02:35 . 2.Run, Run, Run (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Eddie Holland) - 02:23 . 3.Baby Love (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Eddie Holland) - 02:36 .…

Motown publish ‘More Hits by The Supremes,’ their sixth album featuring ‘Stop! In the Name of Love’ and ‘Back in My Arms Again’ (1965)

'More Hits by The Supremes' is their sixth studio album (released on July 23, 1965) that includes 'Stop! In the Name of Love' and 'Back in My Arms Again.' 1 . Mother Dear ("Dean Martin Show") 2 . Stop In The Name Of Love ("Hollywood Palace") 3 . Stop In The Name Of Love ("Ready Steady Go",1965) 4 . Back In My Arms Again ("Hullabaloo" May 11, 1965) Track Listing : 1.Ask Any Girl (Lamont Dozier,…

We wish Happy Birthday to Diana Ross. ‘La Ross’

This day (March 26, 1944), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Diana (Ernestine Earl) Ross a.k.a. Diana Ross , an American singer, who was lead singer of The Supremes.Digest Tracklist : If We Hold on Together (2019) . I'm Coming Out-Ain't No Mountain High Enough (2017) . Baby Love/Stop! In the Name of Love (2015) . More TODAY Than Yesterday (2007) . Interview (2004) . Touch Me In The Morning (1998) .…

This week In Soul Artists 10/52

Luther Vandross, Joss Stone, Lionel Richie . Kenny Chesney, Ernie Isley, Aretha Franklin, Incognito, Mary Wilson, King Curtis . The Kingpins, The Staple Singers, Gary Clark Jr. . William Bell, Ben Harper, Cesaria Evora. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 286 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Luther Vandross . Creepin…

Mariah Carey releases her ninth album : ‘Charmbracelet’ (2002)

Mariah Carey's 'Charmbracelet' is her ninth studio album released on December 3, 2002 by Island Records.1 . Through The Rain ("MTV Presents") 2 . Boy I Need You ("Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway") 3 . Oh Boy (2003, Dinesh Kuchhadia) 4 . Yours ("Today Show," 03) 5 . You Got Me (Seoul, Korea) 6 . I Only Wanted In The View ( 2002, Live) 7 . Clown (Charmbracelet Tour, 2003) 8 . Clown…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s eighth album : ‘All n All’ featuring ‘Serpentine Fire’ and ‘Fantasy’ (1977)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'All n All' feat. 'Serpentine Fire' & 'Fantasy' is their eighth (and most well known) studio album released on November 21, 1977 by Columbia.1 . Serpentine Fire (Official Video) 2 . Serpentine Fire 3 . Fantasy (Live) 4 . Loves Holiday 5 . I Write A Song For You 6 . Magic Mind (1979, Japan) Track Listing : 1.Serpentine Fire (Maurice White, Verdine White, Reginald…

Whitney Houston releases ‘My Love Is Your Love,’ her fourth album featuring ‘When You Believe,’ ‘Heartbreak Hotel,’ ‘It’s Not Right, But It’s…

Whitney Houston's 'My Love Is Your Love' feat. 'Heartbreak Hotel' is her fourth (her first in eight years) studio album released on November 17, 1998 by Arista.1 . It's Not Right But It's Okay (Official Video) 2 . My Love Is Your Love (Official Video) 3 . My Love Is Your Love (w/ Bobbi Kristina Brown) 4 . If I Told You That (w/ George Michael, Official Video) 5 . I Learned From The Best…

Snoop Dogg releases his seventh album : ‘R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece’ featuring ‘Drop It Like It’s Hot’ and ‘Signs’ (2004)

Snoop Dogg's 'R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece' is his seventh studio album released on November 16, 2004, by Doggystyle Records.1 . Drop It Like It's Hot (w/ Pharrell Williams, Official Video) 2 . Drop It Like It's Hot ("AOL Sessions") 3 . Ups & Downs 4 . Let's Get Blown (w/ Pharrell Williams) 5 . Let's Get Blown (w/ Pharrell Williams) 6 . Fresh Pair Of Panties On (w/ Ole…

Warner Bros. publish Chaka Khan’s debut solo album : ‘Chaka’ featuring ‘I’m Every Woman’ (1978)

Chaka Khan's 'Chaka' is her debut solo album released on October 12, 1978.1 . I'm Every Woman 2 . Life Is A Dance (Official Video) 3 . I'm Every Woman (1978) 4 . I'm Every Woman (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.I'M Every Woman (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:05 . 2.Love Has Fallen On Me (Lloyd Webber, Charles Stepney) - 04:52 . 3.Roll Me Through The Rushes (David Lasley, Lana…

We remember Solomon Burke. ‘Gone To Soul Heaven’

This day (October 10, 2010), in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands, died Solomon Burke, American singer and archbishop of the United House of Prayer For All People.Tracklist : 1 . Cry To Me 2 . w/ De Dijk – Hold On Tight (2009) 3 . Try A Little Tenderness 4 . Everybody Needs Somebody To Love (2003) 5 . Proud Mary 6 . I Can’T Stop Loving You (1987) Solomon Burke Top 10 : Cry To Me . None of Us Are Free…

When Benny Goodman played New-York

Four occasions, three years : 1985, 1974 and 1938 "When Benny Goodman played New-York"."Concert One" that he played during the tribute he received eight months before his death, at the Broadway Ballroom (yes, people were dancing to jazz then) of the newly opened Marriott Marquis Hotel.Two, a more intimate concert performed in 1974 at the Rainbow Room on the top of the RCA Building.The "concert…

Stevie Wonder releases ‘Hotter than July,’ his nineteenth album featuring ‘Master Blaster (Jammin’)’ and ‘Happy Birthday’ (1980)

Stevie Wonder's 'Hotter than July' is his nineteenth album released on September 29, 1980 by Tamla.1 . Did I Hear You Say You Love Me (Tokyo Dome, 24 12 1990) 2 . All I Do (Tokyo Dome, 24-12-1990) 3 . Natural Wonder 4 . Master Blaster (London, 1995) 5 . Master Blaster (Live) 6 . Happy Birthday (Live) 7 . Happy Birthday Track Listing : 1.Did I Hear You Say You Love Me (Stevie Wonder) - 04:07 .…

Barbra Streisand releases ‘Love Is the Answer,’ an album produced by Diana Krall (2009)

Barbra Streisand's 'Love Is the Answer' is an album (produced by Diana Krall) of jazz standards with Krall on piano, released on September 29, 2009 by Columbia.1 . If You Go Away (The Village Vanguard) 2 . Ne Me Quitte Pas (If You Go Away) (Live, 2009) 3 . One Night Only (The Village Vanguard, Trailer) 4 . Some Other Time (6 Juni 2013, Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam) Track Listing : 1.Here'S To Life…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s ‘So Damn Happy,’ her first album in five years (2003)

Aretha Franklin's 'So Damn Happy' is a studio (and her first since 'A Rose Is Still a Rose' in 1998) album released on September 22, 2003 by Arista Records.1 . A Woman Falling Out Of Love (2011) Track listing : 1.The Only Thing Missin' (Gordon Chambers, Troy Taylor, Rick Williams, Mylia Sunny Davis) - 03:07 . 2.Wonderful (Aleese Simmons, Ron Amen-Ra Lawrence) - 04:04 . 3.Holdin' On (Earl Klugh,…

We remember Jimi Hendrix. ‘The Wind Cried Jimi’

This day (September 18, 1970), in London, died James Marshall a.k.a. Jimi Hendrix ,an American guitarist, singer and composer.Tracklist : 1 . The Wind Cries Mary 2 . Life And Career 3 . Spanish Castle Magic 4 . Hey Joe 5 . Red House 6 . Voodoo Child 7 . Jimi Hendrix: The Dick Cavett Show Trailer Tracklist : All Along the Watchtower . Purple Haze . Hey Joe . Little Wing . The Wind Cries Mary .…

Ray Charles begins the recording of the album ‘What’d I Say’ (1952)

Ray Charles' 'What'd I Say' is a studio album recorded between September 11, 1952 and February 18, 1959 and released in October 1959 by Atlantic.1 . What'd I Say (Live) 2 . My Bonnie Track listing : 1.What'd I Say (Ray Charles) - 05:04 . 2.Jumpin' In The Mornin' (Ray Charles) - 02:43 . 3.You Be My Baby (Doc Pomus, Morty Shuman, Ray Charles) - 02:27 . 4.Tell Me How Do You Feel (Percy Mayfield,…

Benny Goodman In Japan

Benny Goodman came to Japan three times to perform in concert. In 1957 (or is it 1956?) sponsored by the U.S. State Department / ANTA and with a big band, in 1964 with a small group and in 1980 for the "Aurex Jazz Festival" happening in three cities.

Epic publish George Jones’ fifty first album : ‘The Grand Tour’ (1974)

George Jones's 'The Grand Tour' is his fifty first album produced by Billy Sherrill and released in August 1974 by Epic1 . The Grand Tour 2 . The Grand Tour 3 . Once You've Had The Best 4 . Once You've Had The Best (Farm Aid, 1985) 5 . The Weatherman Track Listing : 1.The Grand Tour (Norro Wilson, George Richey, Carmol Taylor) - 03:06 . 2.Darlin' (Ray Griff) - 02:05 . 3.Pass Me By (H. B. Hall) -…

Lauryn Hill releases her debut solo album : ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’ featuring ‘Doo Wop (That Thing),’ ‘Ex-Factor’ and ‘Everything Is…

'The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' is her debut solo album released on August 25, 1998 by Ruffhouse Records / Columbia Records.1 . Lost Ones 2 . Ex-Factor 3 . To Zion (w/ Carlos Santana - ) 4 . Doo-Wop (That Thing) (Official Video) 5 . Live: Lauryn Hill Superstar 6 . Final Hour (Raggamuffin 2010, Melbourne) 7 . I Used To Love Him (w/ MJB) 8 . Everything Is Everything 9 . Ex Factor Live!!! (Japan)…