Tommy Boy publish Queen Latifah’s debut album : ‘All Hail The Queen’ featuring ‘Ladies First’ (1989)

Queen Latifah's 'All Hail the Queen' is her debut album featuring 'Ladies First' and released on November 28, 1989 by Tommy BoyTrack Listing : 1.Dance For Me (Mark James, Dana Elaine Owens, Sylvester "Sly Stone" Stewart) - 03:41 . 2.Mama Gave Birth To The Soul Children (Dana Elaine Owens) - 04:25 . 3.Come Into My House (Dana Elaine Owens) - 04:14 . 4.Latifah'S Law (Dana Elaine Owens, Little Louie…

Luther Vandross releases ‘Dance with My Father,’ his thirteenth and final album (2003)

Luther Vandross 'Dance with My Father' is his thirteenth and final studio album released on June 10, 2003 by J Records.1 . Dance With My Father 2 . The Closer I get to you (w/ Beyonce) Track Listing : 1.If I Didn'T Know Better (Ezekiel Lewis, Luther Vandross, Reed Vertelney) - 04:07 . 2.Think About You (James Porte, Luther Vandross) - 05:04 . 3.If It Ain'T One Thing (Robbie Nevil, Luther…

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 .…

Happy Birthday Lauryn Hill. ‘Over The Hill’

This day (May 26, 1975), in South Orange, New Jersey, is born Lauryn Noelle Hill simply known as Lauryn Hill, an American singer who was a member of the Fugees.Digest Tracklist : Rebel/I Find It Hard To Say (2016) . Unplugged (2014) . Could You Be Loved (2011) . Fugees – Medley (2005) . Fugees - Killing Me Softly (2004) . Adam Lives In Theory (2001) . & Carlos Santana & Cee-Lo - Do You…

Happy Birthday Burt Bacharach. ‘Anyone Who Has A Burt’

This day (May 12, 1928), in Kansas City, Missouri, is born Burt Bacharach, an American pianist, composer and music producer. Digest Tracklist : That's What Friends Are For (Glastonbury 2015) . Walk On By & A Little Prayer (2009) . Any Day Now (2008) . w/ Adele - Baby It'S You (2008) . w/ Rufus Wainwright - Kentucky bluebird (2005) . w/ Ronald Isley - Alfie (2004) . w/ Dionne Warwick -…

We remember Bob Marley. ‘Leaving Babylon’

This day (May 11, 1981), in Miami, Florida, died Robert Nesta Marley a.k.a Bob Marley, a Jamaican singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : w/ The Wailers - Coming In From The Cold (1980) . War (1979) . w/ The Wailers - Exodus (1977) . The Roots Rock Reggae (1976) . w/ The Wailers - Kinky Reggae (1975) . Lively Up Yourself (1974) . w/ The Wailers - Get up Stand up (1973) . Bob Marley and Peter…

Happy Birthday Jimmy Cliff. ‘The Older He Comes’

This day (April 1, 1948), in St. James, Jamaica, is born James Chambers a.k.a. Jimmy Cliff, a Jamaican singer.Digest Tracklist : I Can See Clearly Now (2018) . Children (2015) . w/ Widespread Panic - Sitting in Limbo . w/ Bruce Springsteen - The Harder They Come ( 2012) . Jimmy Cliff - Bongo Man ( 2011) . Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductee (2010) . Rock In Rio Ii (1991) . At Orlando Stadium In…

Happy Birthday Tracy Chapman

March 30, 19** - Miss Tracy Chapman, an American singer-songwriter is @)_!. Happy Birthday Tracy"Tracy Chapman" is the self-titled debut album by Tracy Chapman, released on April 15, 1988. >>Released on October 3, 1989, "Crossroads" is the second album by Tracy Chapman. >> Released on November 14, 1995, "New Beginning" is the fourth album by Tracy Chapman >> is held in…

Burt Bacharach et al perform at the 72nd Oscars (2000)

March 26, 2000 - Burt Bacharach, Garth Brooks, Faith Hill, Ray Charles, Queen Latifah, Isaac Hayes and Dionne Warwick performing a medley of movie themes during the 72nd Academy Awards broadcasted live from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on ABC

Hip-Hop & Soul N°259 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Des'ree, Eric Benet, Patra, Eternal, Ice Cube, PM Dawn, Spearhead, C-Block, Tasmin Archer, Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E, Queen Latifah, Joey B. Ellis . Tynetta HareThey are the performers of the twelve vintage hip-hop, soul, etc. tracks that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (12/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more Hip-Hop .…

Naughty by Nature release ’19 Naughty III’ featuring ‘Hip Hop Hooray’ (1993)

Naughty by Nature's '19 Naughty III' feat. 'Hip Hop Hooray' is their third album released on February 23, 1993 by Tommy Boy Records.Track Listing : 1.19 Naughty Iii (Vinnie Brown, Anthony Criss, Kaygee Gist, Naughty By Nature) - 04:42 . . 2.Hip Hop Hooray (Vinnie Brown, Anthony Criss, Kaygee Gist, Naughty By Nature) - 04:26 . . 3.Ready For Dem (Vinnie Brown, Anthony Criss, Kaygee Gist, Naughty…

On TV today, ‘The 22nd Annual American Music Awards’ (1995)

January 30, 1995 - Little Richard and The Go-Go's, Céline Dion, Boyz II Men, Crash Test Dummies, Lorrie Morgan, Madonna and Babyface, Tim McGraw, Queen Latifah, Tom Jones, Robert Plant and Jimmy Page. They all take part in "The 22nd Annual American Music Awards" held at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles

Singing With Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has performed with . myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them. They are . John Mayer, James Bay, Brandi Carlile, Jack White, Eve, Stevie Wonder, Oumou Sangaré, Angelique Kidjo, Rob Thomas , Andra Day, Jay Z, Queen Latifah, Kathleen Battle Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Happy Birthday Chris Robinson

December 20, 1966 - Christopher Mark Robinson simply known as Chris Robinson, American artist, guitarist and lead vocalist of The Black Crowes & Chris Robinson Brotherhood is 54. Happy Birthday SirThe Black Crowes' 'The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion' is their second studio album produced by George Drakoulias and released on May 12, 1992 by Def American Recordings. >> The Black…

This week In Soul Artists 49/52

Otis Redding, Macy Gray, Shalamar, The Temptations, George Clinton, James Brown, Queen Latifah, Beyoncé, Martha Reeves, The Vandellas, Ike and Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 313 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Otis Redding . Respect Lifted from : On TV today, Otis Redding…

Lauryn Hill, Chrissie, Jimmy, Erykah et al pay tribute to Bob Marley (1984)

December 4, 1989 - Lauryn Hill, Chrissie Hynde, Jimmy Cliff, Erykah Badu, Queen Latifah, DARIUS RUCKER, Tracy Chapman, Busta Rhymes, Julian Marley, Chris Robinson, Damian Marley, Ben Harper, kymani marley, Toots Hibbert, The Wailers, Ziggy Marley, Eve, The Melody Makers attend The Bob Marley All-Star Tribute in Oracabessa Bay, Jamaica More Info<img…

Warner publish Jungle Brothers’ second album : ‘Done By The Forces Of Nature’ featuring ‘Doin’ Our Own Dang’ (1989)

Jungle Brothers' 'Done by the Forces of Nature' is their second studio album featuring 'Doin' Our Own Dang' and released on November 7, 1989 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Beyond This World (Jungle Brothers) - 04:08 . 2.Feelin' Alright (Jungle Brothers) - 03:35 . 3.Sunshine (Jungle Brothers) - 03:44 . 4.What U Waitin' 4? (Jungle Brothers) - 04:02 . 5.U Make Me Sweat (Jungle Brothers) - 03:59 .…

Quincy Jones releases ‘Q’s Jook Joint,’ an album featuring Stevie Wonder, Bono and Ray Charles among other famous guests (1995)

Quincy Jones' 'Q's Jook Joint' is an album (his first in six years) released on November 7, 1995 by Qwest.Track Listing : 1.Jook Joint Intro (Quincy Jones) - 01:32 . 2.Let The Good Times Roll (Fleecie Moore, Sam Theard) - 02:55 . 3.Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe) (Benny Golson, Quincy Jones, Queen Latifah) - 07:32 . 4.You Put A Move On My Heart (Rod Temperton) - 06:13 . 5.Rock With You (Rod…

Tony Bennett releases ‘Duets II’ recorded with seventeen famous guests (2011)

Tony Bennett's 'Duets II' is an album recorded with seventeen very famous guests and released on September 20, 2011 by Columbia. Track listing : 1.The Lady Is a Tramp (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 03:18 . 2.One for My Baby (and One More for the Road) (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 02:58 . 3.Body and Soul (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton, Johnny Green) - 03:23 . 4.Don't Get Around…

Erykah Badu releases ‘Worldwide Underground,’ her third studio album featuring ‘Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip-Hop)’ (2003)

Erykah Badu's 'Worldwide Underground' is her third studio album, released on September 16, 2003 by Motown Records.Track listing : . 1.World Keeps Turnin' (Intro) (Erykah Badu) – 1:39 . 2.Bump It (Erykah Badu, Audrey Magett, James Poyser, B. Rashad Smith) – 8:49 . 3.Back in the Day (Puff) (Erykah Badu, Audrey Magett, James Poyser, B. Rashad Smith) – 4:46 . 4.I Want You (Erykah Badu, Audrey Magett,…

Happy Birthday Chrissie Hynde

September 7, 19** - Miss Christine Ellen Hynde simply known as Chrissie Hynde, an American singer, founding member of The Pretenders. is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss 'Pretenders' is their debut eponymous studio album released on 7 January 1980 and featuring the hit singles 'Stop Your Sobbing' and 'Brass in Pocket' >> The Pretenders ' 'Pretenders II' is their second studio album produced by…

Epic publish Living Colour’s second album : ‘Time’s Up’ (1990)

Living Colour's 'Time's Up' is their second album released on August 20, 1990 by Epic. Track listing : 1.Time's Up (Vernon Reid, Muzz Skillings, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun) - 03:05 . 2.History Lesson (Vernon Reid) - 00:52 . 3.Pride (Will Calhoun) - 04:55 . 4.Love Rears Its Ugly Head (Vernon Reid) - 04:19 . 5.New Jack Theme (Vernon Reid) - 03:30 . 6.Someone Like You (Muzz Skillings) - 03:47 .…

We remember Isaac Hayes. ‘From Shaft To Chef’

This day (August 10, 2008), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Isaac Hayes, an American songwriter, musician, singer and actor.Digest Tracklist : Shaft (2005) . Chocolate Salty Balls (2002) . Never Can Say Goodbye . Fragile (1996) . I Stand Accused . Rolling Down A Mountainside (1973) . Walk On By (1969) . Tracklist : Theme From Shaft . Run Fay Run . Walk On By . Never Can Say Goodbye . Do Your…

Tommy LiPuma & The Ladies

From Miles Davis to Paul McCartney, LiPuma has produced a large batch of grammy certified albums and artists. George Benson, Al Jarreau, Michael Franks, Dr. John to name a few. And some fine ladies too Barbra Streisand, Anita Baker, Natalie Cole, Diana Krall, Randy Crawford and a few more. Find them all with "Tommy LiPuma and the Ladies"Track Listing Video: 1.Claudine Longet / Both Sides Now -…