UB40 visit Ottawa (2015)

September 16, 2015 - UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue will be on stage at CityFolk Festival in Ottawa, Canada

BBC tapes UB40 (1981)

January 19, 1981 - BBC program "Rock Goes To College" is going to record UB40 during their concert at Keele University near Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England

Happy Birthday Bryan Adams

November 5, 1959 - Bryan Guy Adams simply known as Bryan Adams, Canadian singer & songwriter is 62. Happy Birthday SirBryan Adams' 'Cuts Like a Knife' is his third studio album recorded in Vancouver during 1982 fall and released on 18…

Happy Birthday Art Garfunkel

November 5, 1941 - Arthur Ira Garfunkel simply known as Art Garfunkel, American singer, one half of Simon & Garfunkel. is 80. Happy Birthday SirSimon & Garfunkel's 'Bookends' feat. 'Mrs. Robinson' is their fourth studio album…

Happy Birthday Jackson Browne

October 9, 1948 - Jackson Browne, American singer, songwriter & musician is 72. Happy Birthday SirJackson Browne 's 'Running on Empty' is his fifth album released on December 6, 1977 by Asylum. >> 'Jackson Browne' is his…

Happy Birthday Candy Dulfer. ‘Candy’s Date’

This day (September 19, 1969), in Amsterdam, Netherlands, is born Candy Dulfer, a Dutch smooth jazz alto saxophonist.Digest Tracklist : Ska Medley (2019) . Funky bei Jazz am See (2018) . Sax-A-GoGo (2017) . Hey Now (2016) . w/ Angie Stone…

Happy Birthday Barry Gibb. ‘BG like Bee Gee’

This day (September 1, 1946), in Douglas, Isle of Man, is born Barry Alan Crompton Gibb, simply known as Barry Gibb, singer and songwriter, one of The Bee GeesDigest Tracklist : Holiday (w/ Bee Gees, 1967) . Blowing In The Wind (1963) – .…

This week In Male Balladeers 35/52

Ben Harper, Robbie Williams, Phil Collins, Bruce Springsteen, David Bowie, David Crosby, Maroon 5, Bob Dylan, Bee Gees, Leonard Cohen, UB40, Van Morrison They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 344 Posts we publish this week. Here,…

We Remember Robin Gibb

May 20, 2012 - Mr.Robin Gibb, English singer, member of the Bee Gees passed away aged 62. He is remembered. 'Bee Gees' 1st' feat. 'Holiday' & 'New York Mining Disaster 1941' is their third studio album released on July 14, 1967 on…

Joe Cocker commemorates VE Day in Holland (1995)

May 8, 1995 - Joe Cocker performs next to Art Garfunkel, Alan Parsons, Cindy Lauper, UB40, Wet Wet Wet, Candy Dulfer and many others at the "World Liberty Concert" commemorating VE Day at near the John Frost bridge in Arnhem, the…

Singing Al Green

To Celebrate Al Green whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - , we have selected various solo artists or bands who have covered the songs that Green wrote or made famous. They are Jennifer Hudson, UB40, Stan Taylor, Hunter, Ryan…

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…

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"…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 11/52

Quincy Jones, Texas, UB40, Sammy Hagar, Morrissey, Liza Minnelli, The Jam, Ry Cooder, Metallica, Depeche Mode, Ratt, James TaylorThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 290 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are…