We remember Teddy Pendergrass. ‘For Every Lady, Teddy’

This day ( January 13, 2010), in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, died Theodore DeReese Teddy Pendergrass, an American R&B/soul singer and songwriter.Tracklist : 1 . Lady 2 . Close The Door 3 . Joy (2009) 4 . W/ Harold Melvin The Blue Notes – Wake Up Everybody 5 . The Whole Town’S Laughing At Me (1982) 6 . If You Don’T Know Me By Now 7 . Is It Still Good To Ya? (1980) 8 . Love Tko Tracklist : Close…

Teddy Pendergrass releases his eighth album ‘Love Language’ featuring ‘Hold Me’ with Whitney Houston (1984)

Teddy Pendergrass' 'Love Language' is his eighth album released on November 30, 1984 by Asylum Records.1 . In My Time Track Listing : 1.In My Time (Michael Masser, Cynthia Weil) - 03:48 . 2.So Sad The Song (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) - 03:23 . 3.Hot Love (Linda Creed, Michael Masser, Ray Parker, Jr.) - 04:43 . 4.Stay With Me (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) - 04:19 . 5.Hold Me (Linda Creed,…

Teddy Pendergrass releases his fifth album : ‘TP’ featuring ‘Can’t We Try’ and ‘Love T.K.O.’ (1980)

Teddy Pendergrass ' 'TP' feat. 'Can't We Try' & 'Love T.K.O.' is his fifth album released on July 25, 1980 by Philadelphia International Records.1 . Love TKO (London 1982) Track Listing : 1.Is It Still Good To Ya? (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:36 . 2.Take Me In Your Arms Tonight (Duet With Stephanie Mills) (Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) - 05:28 . 3.I Just Called To Say (Cecil…

Teddy Pendergrass releases his third album : ‘Teddy’ featuring ‘Turn Off the Lights’ (1979)

Teddy Pendergrass' 'Teddy' is his third album released on June 23, 1979 by Philadelphia International Records.1 . Turn Off The LIghts (Live, 1982) 2 . Turn Off the Lights (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Come Go With Me (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) - 05:49 . 2.Turn Off The Lights (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) - 05:56 . 3.I'Ll Never See Heaven Again (Leroy Bell, Casey James) - 04:47 . 4.All I Need Is…

Teddy Pendergrass releases ‘Life Is a Song Worth Singing,’ his second album featuring ‘Only You’ and ‘Close the Door’ (1978)

Teddy Pendergrass 'Life Is a Song Worth Singing' feat. 'Only You' & 'Close the Door' is his second album released on June 2, 1978 by Philadelphia International Records.1 . Life Is A Song Worth Singing (1979) 2 . Only You (Live) 3 . Only You (Live '82) 4 . Get Up, Get Down, Get Funky, Get Loose (Live '79) 5 . Close The Door (Official Video) 6 . Close The Door (Live) Track Listing : 1.Life Is…

This week In Soul Artists 02/52

Lizz Wright, Shirley Bassey, Donny Hathaway, Teddy Pendergrass, Gil Scott-Heron, Mary J. Blige, Eternal, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Bootsy Collins, LL Cool J, The Jimmy Castor Bunch, Bobby Womack

This week In Soul Artists 48/52

Teddy Pendergrass, The Temptations, The Chambers Brothers, The Roots, John Legend, Gallant, Philip Bailey, Larry Dunn, Luther Vandross, Alicia Keys, Parliament, Erykah Badu, Soul II Soul, Queen Latifah

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

This week In Soul Artists 22/52

David Ruffin, The Temptations, John Legend, Teddy Pendergrass, Gregory Porter, Johnnie Taylor, Bill Withers, Gladys Knight, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Deniece Williams, Rihanna, Diana Ross

Arista publish Lisa Stansfield’s debut album : ‘Affection’ featuring ‘All Around The World’ (1989)

Lisa Stansfield's 'Affection' is her debut solo album where she co-wrote all the songs including the hit 'All Around The World' and released on November 20, 1989 by Arista Records.1 . This Is The Right Time (Wembley) 2 . Sincerity (Rio De Janeiro) 3 . The Love In Me (Wembley) 4 . All Around The World 5 . All Around The World 6 . What Did I Do To You? 7 . Live Together 8 . Live Together 9 . You…

Happy Birthday Valerie Simpson. ‘Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Valerie’

This day (August 26, 1946), in Bronx, New York, is born Valerie Simpson, one half of the songwriter/producers and performers couple Ashford & Simpson Tracklist : 1 . Send Me To the 'Lectric Chair (2019) 2 . Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’ (2018) 3 . It’s My House (2017) 4 . I’m Every Woman (2014) 5 . w/ Clayton – Street Corner (2012) 6 . w/ Usher & Mike Stoller – You’re All I Need To Get…

On TV today, watch Live Aid from Philadelphia (1985)

July 13, 1985 - Pat Metheny, Carlos Santana, Teddy Pendergrass, Ashford & Simpson, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Tina Turner, Mick Jagger , etc.more than 60 artists gather at the JFK Stadium in Philadelphia to raise funds for relief of the ongoing Ethiopian famine. This is the American leg of the "Live Aid" concert coming after its London equivalent.

This week In Male Balladeers 24/52

James Morrison, Bryan Adams, Barry Manilow, Al Green, Mike Patton, Gino Vannelli , Michael Bublé, Morrissey, Chicago, Harry Connick Jr, Tom Waits, Ben Harper

We all remember Ben E. King. ‘For A Day’

This day (April 30, 2015), in Teaneck, New Jersey, died Ben E. King, an American soul singer.Digest Tracklist : Stand By Me . Save The Last Dance For Me (2012) . Spanish Harlem . This Magic Morment . w/ Juke - Money Honey (1987) . It'S Amazing (1968) . Tracklist : Stand By Me . Spanish Harlem . This Magic Moment . Amor . Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow . I (Who Have Nothing) . Supernatural Thing…

Happy Birthday to Al Green. ‘Al(leluia) Green’

This day (April 13, 1946), in Forrest City, Arkansas, is born Albert Greene a.k.a. Al Green, an American gospel and soul music singer.Digest Tracklist : Simply Beautiful (2019) . I'm still in love with you . How Can You Mend A Broken Heart . w/ Ann Nesby - Put It On Paper . Lets Stay Together (2010) . w/ Ben E. King, Teddy Pendergrass, Chuck Jackson, Brian Mcknight - Stand By Me (1993) . w/…

This week In Soul Artists 07/52

Al Jarreau, Randy Crawford, Irma Thomas, Cissy Houston, Whitney Houston, Thelma Houston, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross . the Supremes . Teddy Pendergrass, Frankie Beverly . Raw Soul, Maceo Parker, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 283 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Al Jarreau . Trouble In Paradise…

Arista publish ‘Whitney Houston,’ her eponymous debut album featuring ‘You Give Good Love,’ ‘Saving All My Love for You’ and ‘How Will I Know’ (1985)

'Whitney Houston' feat. '"Saving All My Love for You' and 'How Will I Know' is her self-titled debut album released on February 14, 1985 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.You Give Good Love (Lala) - 04:36 . 2.Thinking About You (Kashif, Lala) - 05:24 . 3.Someone For Me (Raymond Jones, Freddie Washington) - 04:58 . 4.Saving All My Love For You (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) - 03:58 . 5.Nobody Loves Me…

Heart Beats

From 'Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart' to 'Heart On A String', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'The Heart'. It has Funk Brothers, Barney Kessel, Trammps, Teresa Cristina and many more.