We remember Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. ‘Shahenshah-e-Qawwali’

This day (August 16, 1997), in London, England, died Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, a Pakistani singer of Qawwali, the devotional music of the Sufis.Tracklist : 1 . Haq Ali Ali Haq (1992) 2 . w/ Michael Brook - The Making of Night Song 3 . Akhiyaan Udeek Diyan 4 . Raga Mala 5 . w/ Peter Gabriel & Friends - In Your Eyes 6 . Dayaar-E-Ishq Mein 7 . Kalam.Haji Ghulam Farid Faridi Tracklist : Mustt…

Peter, Michel, Nusrat et al celebrate the witnesses (1996)

April 28, 1996 - Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant, Michael Stipe, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Gloria Estefan, Pete Townshend, Sinéad O'Connor, Rod Stewart et many others. They all participate in the "VH1 Honors Witness" concert at the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles

Santana release their nineteenth album : ‘All That I Am’ featuring among others Michelle Branch, Steven Tyler, Sean Paul et al (2005)

Santana's 'All That I Am' is their nineteenth studio album recorded in collaboration with other artists and released on November 1, 2005 by Arista.1 . El Fuego (Festival De Viña, 2009) 2 . Just Feel Better (w/ Steven Tyler, Official Video) 3 . Trinity (w/ Robert Randolph, New York, 2005) 4 . Cry Baby Cry (w/ Sean Paul & Joss Stone) 5 . Dame Tu Amor Track Listing : 1.Hermes (Carlos…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 33/52

Peter Gabriel & Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Phil Collins & David Crosby, Laura Mvula & Esperanza Spalding, Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo', Les Paul & Chet Atkins, King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree, Stevie Wonder & Chick Corea, Larry Graham & Prince, Rodrigo Y Gabriela & Robert Trujillo, Bon Jovi & Aerosmith, Aerosmith & Jimmy Page, Sting, Zucchero & Jeff Beck

Happy Birthday Pete Townshend

May 19, 1945 - Pete Townshend, English singer, songwriter and guitarist, founder and member of The Who is 76. Happy Birthday SirThe Who 's 'A Quick One' is their second studio album (also titled 'Happy Jack') produced by Kit Lambert and released on December 9, 1966 by Reaction/Polydor /Decca. >> The Who's 'Who's Next' feat. 'Won't Get Fooled Again' is their fifth studio album by released…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 17/52

Blur, Counting Crows, Sonic Youth, Pink Martini, The Smashing Pumpkins, U2, Luther Vandross, Barbra Streisand, Vince Gill, Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant, Michael Stipe, Chris Isaak, Suzanne Vega, Jewel

This week In One-Off Collaborations 13/52

Bonnie Raitt & Norah Jones, Chris Botti & Steven Tyler, Bruce Springsteen & Jimmy Cliff, Elton John & Leann Rimes, Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton, Eddie Vedder & Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Mariah Carey & Snoop Dogg, Usher & Nicki Minaj, Madness & Ian Dury, The Rolling Stones & AC/DC, Beck Bogert & Appice, Tom Jones & Jerry Lee Lewis

Singing With Peter Gabriel

Peter Gabriel whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has performed with . myriad of artists of all genres, either on records or in concerts. We have selected fifteen of them. They are . Chris Martin, Kate Bush, Sinéad O'Connor, Jivan Gasparyan, Brian May, Johnny Clegg, Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens), Papa Wemba, Laurie Anderson, Angun, Natalie Merchant, Michael Stipe, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan,…

Happy Birthday Rod Stewart. ‘In Good Face’

This day (January 10, 1945), in Highgate, London, England, is born James Patrick 'Rod' Stewart, a British rock singer, first the frontman for The Faces, then a solo artist.Tracklist : At the Richmond-On-Thames Jazz Festival (1965) . Gasoline Alley (w/ The Faces, 1970) . I'm Losing You (w/ The Faces, 1971) . You Wear It Well (w/ The Faces, TOTP2 1972) . Oh! No Not My Baby(TOTP, 1973) . Farewell…

Happy Birthday Michael Stipe. ‘One Stipe Beyond’

This day (January 4, 1960), in Decatur, Georgia (USA), is born Michael Stipe , a singer, songwriter and social activist, best known as the lead singer of R.E.M.Tracklist : R.E.M. – 1982 – Wolves, Lower . R.E.M. – Radio Free Europe . Pale Blue Eyes from Just Like a Movie © Laura Levine 1984 . R.E.M. – Sitting Still . Arena Brains . R.E.M. (featuring Buren Fowler on guitar) – It’s the End of the…

A Nightingale In Bollywood

Featuring Lata Mangeshkar . Jo Wada Kiya . Wada Na Tod . Lata Mangeshkar . In Concert . Rahen Na Rahen Hum . Lata . Mera Dil Ye Pukare Aaja . Nagin . Nice Song . Aaja Piya Tohe Pyar Doon . Bedardi Baalma Tujhko . Arzoo . Hawa Mein Udta Jaye. Barsaat . Radha Mangeshkar