Bad Boy Records publish The Notorious B.I.G.’s first album : ‘Ready To Die’ (1994)

The Notorious B.I.G.'s 'Ready to Die' is his debut studio album produced by Sean 'Puffy' Combs among others and released on September 13, 1994, by Bad Boy / Arista Records1 . Gimme The Loot (Live) 2 . Warning (Official Video) 3 . One More Chance (Official Video) ) 4 . One More Chance 5 . Juicy (Official Video) ) 6 . Big Poppa (Official Video) ) 7 . Unbelievable (Atlanta) Track Listing : 1.Intro…

Miles Davis records ‘Miles Davis at Carnegie Hall’ with Hank Mobley, Wynton Kelly, Paul Chambers and Jimmy Cobb (1961)

'Miles Davis at Carnegie Hall' is a live album subtitled 'The Legendary Performances of May 19, 1961' and released the next year by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.So What (Miles Davis) – 12:04 . 2.Spring Is Here (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 03:58 . 3.No Blues (Miles Davis) – 10:55 . 4.Oleo (Sonny Rollins) - 07:23 . 5.Someday My Prince Will Come (Frank Churchill, Larry Morey) - 02:43 . 6.The…

Bad Boy / Arista Record publish Notorious B.I.G.’s second and final album : ‘Life After Death’ (1997)

Notorious B.I.G.'s 'Life After Death' is his second and final studio album released on March 25, 1997 by Bad Boy / Arista Records, sixteen days after his deathTrack Listing : 1.Life After Death Intro (Christopher Wallace, Sean Combs, Steven Jordan) - 01:39 . . 2.Somebody'S Gotta Die (Christopher Wallace, Nashiem Myrick, Carlos Broady, Sean Combs, Anthony Hester) - 04:26 . . 3.Hypnotize…

Tori Amos releases her debut album : ‘Little Earthquakes’ featuring ‘Silent All These Years’, ‘China’, ‘Winter’ and ‘Crucify’ (1992)

Tori Amos''Little Earthquakes' is her debut solo album featuring 'Silent All These Years', 'China', 'Winter' and 'Crucify' and released in England on January 6, 1992 by East West/ Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Crucify (Tori Amos) - 04:58 . 2.Girl (Tori Amos) - 04:06 . 3.Silent All These Years (Tori Amos) - 04:10 . 4.Precious Things (Tori Amos) - 04:26 . 5.Winter (Tori Amos) - 05:40 . 6.Happy Phantom…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°327 – New Music Videos

Jacob Banks, Pink Sweat$, Kat Penkin, Carmen DeLeon, Víctor . Gabo, Sofi Tukker . Mahmut Orhan, Autumn Corin, L.A.X . Ayra Starr, Nonso Amadi, Blanche Bailly, Ajebo Hustlers, Jay Wheeler They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Jacob Banks .…

Singing (Ladies only) Justin Timberlake

To Celebrate Justin Timberlake whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW -, we have selected twelve female singers who have covered Justin' . most famous songs. They are . Sofia Karlberg, Chlöe Howl, Romy Madley Croft . Alessia Cara, Tori Kelly, Preetaxyz, Olivia Escuyos, Talia Martinez, Kaleigh Baker, Mamamoo . Red, Ida Corr Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 43/52

Robert Plant . Alison Krauss, Mike Oldfield . Jon Anderson, Mick Taylor . Jack Bruce, B.B. King . Eric Clapton, Tony Bennett . Juan Luis Guerra, Van Morrison . Joey Defrancesco, Lou Reed . David Stewart, Milton Nascimento . Chico Buarque, Astrud Gilberto . Emily Remler, Dianne Reeves . Makoto Ozone, Tori Kelly . Lecrae, Snoop Dogg, George Clinton . Bootsy CollinsThey are the 12 one-off…

This week In New Music Videos 89

Jacob Banks, half.alive, Joshua Aaron, Dirty Projectors, . Smoke . SiR, Arlo Parks, Paloma Mami, Elah Hale, Martina McBride, Weezer, for KING . COUNTRY, Fontaines D.C. are the performers of the music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Jacob Banks . Like You'll Never See Me Again…

OutKast release their fifth album : ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below,’ a double album featuring ‘Hey Ya!’ and ‘The Way You Move’ (2003)

OutKast's 'Speakerboxxx/The Love Below' feat. 'Hey Ya!' and 'The Way You Move' is their fifth studio album released as a double album on September 23, 2003, by LaFace Records.1 . Ghettomusick (Official Video) 2 . The Way You Move (w/ Sleepy Brown, Official Video) 3 . Prototype (Official Video) 4 . Hey Ya! (Official Video) 5 . Roses (Official Video) 6 . Ghetto Musick (Live, 2004) 7 . Roses Track…

Mariah Carey releases her sixth album : ‘Butterfly’ featuring ‘Honey’ and ‘My All’ (1997)

Mariah Carey's 'Butterfly' is her sixth studio album (one of her best-selling of all time) released on September 16, 1997, by Columbia Records. 1 . Honey (Official Video) 2 . Butterfly 3 . My All (Official Video) 4 . The Roof 5 . Breakdown (w/ Krayzie Bone, Wish Bone) 6 . Babydoll (Tokyo, 1998) 7 . Whenever You Call (Official Video) 8 . Honey (From Around The World) 9 . Butterfly Intro / Emotions…

Aaliyah releases her second album : ‘One in a Million’ featuring ‘If Your Girl Only Knew’ and ‘The One I Gave My Heart To’ (1996)

Aaliyah's 'One in a Million' is her second studio album released on August 27, 1996 by Blackground, Atlantic.1 . If Your Girl Only Knew 2 . If Your Girl Only Knew (Original Video) 3 . Got To Give It Up (w/ Slick Rick, Original Video) 4 . 4 Page Letter (Original Video) 5 . 4Page Letter (Live 6 . The One I Gave My Heart To (Original Video) 7 . Hot Like Fire (Live On "The Vibe") 8 . Ladies In Da…

Nonesuch publish Ry Cooder’s twelfth album : ‘Chávez Ravine’ (2005)

Ry Cooder's 'Chávez Ravine' is his twelfth (and a concept and historical) studio album released on June 7, 2005 by Nonesuch.1 . Chavez Ravine 2 . Los Chucos Suaves (Spotlight 29 Casino 1999) 3 . Chinito Chinito (w/ Nick lowe) Track Listing : 1.Poor Man'S Shangri-La (Ry Cooder, William Garcia, Gene Aguilera) - 05:28 . 2.Onda Callejera (David Hidalgo, William Garcia) - 03:50 . 3.Don'T Call Me Red…

Happy Birthday Kenny G. ‘Super G’

This day (June 5, 1956), in Seattle, Washington, is born Kenneth Bruce Gorelick a.k.a Kenny G, an American contemporary and smooth jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Midnight Motion (1988) 2 . w/ Stevie Wonder – Besame Mucho (2009) 3 . w/David Foster & Friends - Love Theme From St. Elmo'S Fire (2008) 4 . w/ Yolanda Adams - I Believe I Can Fly (2004) 5 . The Moment 6 . w/ Michael Bolton - How Am…

The Police release ‘Synchronicity,’ their fifth and final album featuring ‘Every Breath You Take’ (1983)

The Police's 'Synchronicity' is their fifth, final and most popular studio album co-produced with Hugh Padgham and released on June 1, 1983 by A&M.1 . Synchronicity Live in Usa 2 . Walking In Your Footsteps (Oakland 1983) 3 . Walking in your footsteps 4 . O, My God (Oakland '83) 5 . O, My God 6 . Synchronicity II 7 . Synchronicity II (Montreal '83) 8 . Every Breath You Take (Official Video)…

Dire Straits release their fifth album : ‘Brothers in Arms’ including ‘Money for Nothing’ (1985)

Dire Straits' 'Brothers in Arms' feat. 'Money for Nothing' is their fifth studio album released on May 13, 1985 by Vertigo Records.Track Listing : 1.So Far Away (Mark Knopfler) - 05:12 . 2.Money For Nothing(Mark Knopfler, Sting) - 08:26 . 3.Walk Of Life (Mark Knopfler) - 04:12 . 4.Your Latest Trick (Mark Knopfler) - 06:33 . 5.Why Worry (Mark Knopfler) - 08:31 . 6.Ride Across The River (Mark…

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…

Mercury release Donna Summer’s ‘She Works Hard for the Money,’ her eleventh album (1983)

Donna Summer's 'She Works Hard for the Money' is her eleventh studio album produced By Michael Omartian and released on May 10, 1983 by Mercury.Track Listing : 1.She Works Hard For The Money (Michael Omartian, Donna Summer) - 05:19 . 2.Stop, Look And Listen (Michael Omartian, Greg Phillinganes, Donna Summer) - 05:52 . 3.He'S A Rebel (Jay Graydon, Michael Omartian, Donna Summer) - 04:22 . 4.Woman…

Columbia publish Aerosmith’s third album : ‘Toys in the Attic’ featuring ‘Walk This Way’ (1975)

Aerosmith's 'Toys in the Attic' is their third (and their most commercially successful) studio album, released on April 8, 1975 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Toys In The Attic (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 03:07 . 2.Uncle Salty (Steven Tyler, Tom Hamilton) - 04:09 . 3.Adam'S Apple (Steven Tyler) - 04:33 . 4.Walk This Way (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 03:41 . 5.Big Ten Inch Record (Fred Weismantel) -…

We remember vibraphonist Red Norvo. ‘Red Red Swing’

This day ( April 6, 1999), in Santa Monica, California, died Red Norvo, one of jazz's early vibraphonists, known as 'Mr. Swing' Digest Tracklist : w/ Tal Farlow - All Of Me . w/ Benny Carter - After You'Ve Gone (1985) . w/ Billy Butterfield, Tal Farlow,Teddy Wilson - Undecided (1983) . Girl From Ipanema (1974) . w/ Braff Kessel - Lady Be Good (1974) . w/ Benny Goodman - All Star Band 1959 . And…

Dinah Washington records ‘What a Diff’rence a Day Makes!’ (1959)

Dinah Washington's 'What a Diff'rence a Day Makes!' is an album arranged by Belford Hendricks, recorded on February 19 and August 1959 and released the same year by Mercury.Track Listing : 1.I Remember You (Johnny Mercer, Victor Schertzinger) - 02:42 . 2.I Thought About You (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Mercer) - 02:28 . 3.That'S All There Is To That (Clyde Otis, Kelly Owens) - 02:15 . 4.I Won'T Cry…

Happy Birthday Jimmy Page. ‘Master Riffer’

This day (January 9, 1944), in Heston, Middlesex, England, is born James Patrick 'Jimmy' Page, an English guitarist and founder of Led Zeppelin.Tracklist : Young Age! . Blow-Up Movie (w/ the Yardbirds, 1967) . Heart Full of Soul (w/ the Yardbirds, 1968) . Babe I'm Gonna Leave You (w/ Led Zeppelin, 1969) . Live at Madison Square Garden (w/ Led Zeppelin, 1973) . Whole Lotta Love (w/ Led Zeppelin,…

John Legend releases his debut album : ‘Get Lifted’ featuring ‘Ordinary People’ (2004)

John Legend's 'Get Lifted' feat. 'Ordinary People' is his debut studio album released on December 28, 2004, 'Track Listing : 1.Prelude (John Stephens) - 00:44 . 2.Let'S Get Lifted (John Stephens, Kanye West, R. Shobin) - 03:37 . 3.Used To Love U (John Stephens, Kanye West) - 03:30 . 4.Alright (John Stephens, Kanye West) - 03:20 . 5.She Don'T Have To Know (John Stephens, William Adams, Sylvester…

Whitney Houston releases her fifth album : ‘Just Whitney’ featuring ‘Whatchulookinat’ and ‘Try It on My Own’ (2002)

Whitney Houston's 'Just Whitney...' is her fifth (and her first in four years) studio album released on December 10, 2002 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.One Of Those Days (Kevin She'Kspere Briggs, O'Kelly Isley, Jr., Rudolph Isley, Ronald Isley, Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley, Chris Jasper, Dwight Reynolds, Patrice Stewart) - 04:10 . 2.Tell Me No (Babyface, Kandi Burruss, Holly Lamar, Annie…

Frank Gambale releases his first album : ‘Brave New Guitar’ (1985)

Frank Gambale's 'Brave New Guitar' is his first studio album released on December 1, 1985 by Legato Records.Track Listing : 1.Fe Fi Fo Funk (Frank Gambale) - 04:03 . 2.Blues For Hollywood (Frank Gambale) - 05:39 . 3.Credit Reference Blues (Frank Gambale) - 05:01 . 4.Song For My Family (Frank Gambale) - 05:10 . 5.Spending Sunday With You (Frank Gambale) - 05:19 . 6.Weddington Street (Frank Gambale)…

Elektra publish Metallica’s ‘S&M,’ a live album recorded with The San Francisco Symphony (1999)

Metallica's 'S&M' is a live album recorded on April 21–22, 1999 at The Berkeley Community Theatre with The San Francisco Symphony conducted by Michael Kamen and released on November 23, 1999 by Elektra.Track Listing : 1.The Ecstasy Of Gold (Ennio Morricone) - 02:31 . 2.The Call Of Ktulu (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Cliff Burton, Dave Mustaine) - 09:34 . 3.Master Of Puppets (James Hetfield,…

Jay-Z releases ‘The Black Album,’ his eighth album featuring ’99 Problems’ (2003)

Jay-Z 's 'The Black Album' is his eighth studio album featuring '99 Problems' and released on November 14, 2003, by Roc-A-Fella RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Interlude - 01:22 . 2.December 4Th (Shawn Carter, Justin Smith, Walter Boyd, Elijah Powell) - 04:32 . . 3.What More Can I Say (Shawn Carter, Andre Gonzalez, Simon Johnson, Thom Bell, Kenneth Gamble, Roland Chambers) - 04:55 . . 4.Encore (Shawn…

Epic publish Michael Jackson’s tenth and final album : ‘Invincible’ featuring ‘You Rock My World’ (2001)

Michael Jackson's 'Invincible' is his tenth and final (and his first in six years) studio album, released on October 30, 2001 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Unbreakable (Michael Jackson, Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Nora Payne, Robert Smith, Christopher Wallace) - 06:26 . 2.Heartbreaker (Michael Jackson, Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Mischke Butler, Norman…

Asylum publish Tom Waits’ first live album : ‘Nighthawks at the Diner’ (1975)

Tom Waits' 'Nighthawks at the Diner' is his first live (and his third overall) album released in October 1975 by Asylum.Track Listing : 1.(Opening Intro) (Tom Waits) - 02:58 . 2.Emotional Weather Report (Tom Waits) - 03:47 . 3.(Intro) (Tom Waits) - 02:16 . 4.On A Foggy Night (Tom Waits) - 03:48 . 5.(Intro) (Tom Waits) - 01:53 . 6.Eggs And Sausage (In A Cadillac With Susan Michelson) (Tom Waits) -…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°201 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

Kanye West, Akon, P. Diddy, R. Kelly, Chipmunk, Khia, Brandy, Jamelia, Faithless, Eminem, Jamesy P, ArchitechsThey are the performers of the twelve vintage hip-hop, soul, etc. tracks that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (42/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Kanye West . Good Life (w/ T~Pain) Lyrics >>…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°239 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Michael Jackson, Alexander O'Neal . Killah Priest, Shaquille O'Neal, Something For The People, Xscape, Puff Daddy, R. Kelly, Deskee, The Braxtons, Junior M.A.F.I.A., Addis Black Widow They are the performers of the twelve vintage hip-hop, soul, etc. tracks that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (05/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Drake’s ‘Views’ feat. “Hotline Bling”

Drake's 'Views' feat. "Hotline Bling" is his fourth studio album released on April 29, 2016 by Young Money / Cash Money / Republic.(Source Official Site)<img src='http://rvhits.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Drake-Views-RVH-SMALL.jpg' alt='Drake's 'Views' feat. "Hotline Bling" ' />OkayplayerBig Ghost Digs Into Drake – #VIEWS but Okayplayer done threw the bag of money at me again…

Let’s Cole Porter

From 'Love for sale' to 'My heart belongs to daddy' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz Classics' tunes written or co-written by 'Cole Porter's Hits'. It has Helen Merrill, Jane Powell, Dinah Washington, Ella Fitzgerald and many more.

Fifty Six Years of Blue (Kind Of)

From 'So What' to 'The Dining Rooms & Flamenco Sketches' , we have mixed 16 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Miles'Masterpiece'. It has Nicola Conte, Joe Henderson, Bill Evans, Chet Baker and many more.