Barry White releases his second album : ‘Stone Gon” featuring ‘Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up’ (1973)

Barry White's 'Stone Gon'' is his (self-produced) second album released on October 2, 1973 by 20Th Century..1 . Never Never Gonna Give Ya Up ("Toppop") Track Listing : 1.Girl It'S True, Yes I'Ll Always Love You (Barry White) - 08:36 . 2.Honey Please, Can'T Ya See (Barry White) - 05:11 . 3.You'Re My Baby (Barry White) - 09:08 . 4.Hard To Believe That I Found You (Barry White) - 06:59 . 5.Never,…

Barry White releases his seventh album : ‘Barry White Sings for Someone You Love’ (1977)

'Barry White Sings for Someone You Love' is his self-produced seventh album released on August 30, 1977 by 20Th Century Records.1 . It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me (Live, 1977) 2 . It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me (Paris, 31/12/1987 Track Listing : 1.Playing Your Game, Baby (Austin Johnson, Smeed Hudman) - 07:12 . 2.It'S Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me (Nelson Pigford,…

Barry White releases his third album : ‘Can’t Get Enough’ featuring ‘You’re the First, the Last, My Everything’ (1974)

Barry White's 'Can't Get Enough' is his self-produced third album released on August 6, 1974 by 20Th Century.1 . You Are The First, My Last, My Everything 2 . Can't get enough of your Love, Babe 3 . Oh Love, Well We Finally Made it (The Royal Albert Hall, 1975) Track Listing : 1.Mellow Mood (Pt. I) (Barry White, Tom Brock, Robert Taylor) - 01:53 . 2.You'Re The First, The Last, My Everything…

We remember Barry White. ‘Just The Way Barry Was’

This day (July 4, 2003), in Los Angeles, California, died Barry Eugene Carter a.k.a. Barry White, an American composer and ass-voice singer.Tracklist : 1 . Let The Music Play 2 . w/ Lisa Stansfield - All Around The World 3 . Just The Way You Are (1990) 4 . Never Never Gonna Give You Up (1987) 5 . Love'S Theme (1976) 6 . You'Re The First, The Last, My Everything 7 . Can'T Get Enough Of Your Love…

20Th Century publish Barry White’s debut album : ‘I’ve Got So Much to Give’ (1973)

Barry White's 'I've Got So Much to Give' is his self-produced debut album released on March 27, 1973 by 20Th Century.Track Listing : 1.Standing In The Shadows Of Love (Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland) - 08:00 . 2.Bring Back My Yesterday (Barry White, Robert Relf) - 06:40 . 3.I'Ve Found Someone (Barry White) - 05:55 . 4.I'Ve Got So Much To Give (Barry White) - 08:11 . 5.I'M Gonna Love…

Barry White releases his fourth album ‘Just Another Way to Say I Love You’ recorded with an orchestra (1975)

Barry White's 'Just Another Way to Say I Love You' is his fourth album recorded with an orchestra conducted by Gene Page and released on March 25, 1975 by 20Th Century.Track Listing : 1.Heavenly, That'S What You Are To Me (Barry White) - 05:03 . 2.I'Ll Do For You Anything You Want Me To (Barry White) - 06:13 . 3.All Because Of You" (Barry White, Frank Wilson, Michael Nunes) . 4.Love Serenade…

David Bowie releases ‘Black Tie White Noise,’ his eighteenth album co-produced with Nile Rodgers (1993)

David Bowie's 'Black Tie White Noise' is his eighteenth studio album featuring guitarist Mick Ronson, co-produced with Nile Rodgers and released on April 5, 1993 by SavageTrack Listing : 1.The Wedding (David Bowie) - 05:04 . 2.You'Ve Been Around (David Bowie, Reeves Gabrels) - 04:45 . 3.I Feel Free (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown) - 04:52 . 4.Black Tie White Noise (David Bowie) - 04:52 . 5.Jump They Say…

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Marvin Gaye, Brandy, Prince, The New Power Generation, Macy Gray, David Ruffin, Eddie Kendricks, Barry White, Toni Braxton, Michael McDonald, Chaka Khan, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Alicia Keys, Lionel Richie

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This week In ’70s Throwback’ 32/52

Leonard Cohen, Led Zeppelin , Joe Jackson, Grateful Dead, Isaac Hayes, Chic, Jethro Tull, Barry White, Blood Sweat, Tears, Rick James, Esther Phillips, George McCrae

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Maxwell, Marvin Gaye, Aaron Neville, D'Angelo, Barry White, Eric B. & Rakim, Bill Withers, Jimmy Cliff, Muddy Waters, Gregory Porter, Taj Mahal, Michael Jackson

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The Go Go's, Lisa Stansfield & Barry White, The Jacksons, Huey Lewis & The News, Foreigner, Julian Cope, Ringo Starr, Sting, Elvis Costello & The Attractions, Daryl Hall & John Oates, Pat Benatar, Jeff Beck & Rod Stewart

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Sydney Youngblood, Craig Mack, A Tribe Called Quest, The Pharcyde, Public Enemy, Incognito, Sounds Of Blackness, Yvette Michele, Shinehead, Quincy Jones, Barry White, James Ingram, Al B. Sure, El Debarge, Cypress Hill, Innocence

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Commodores, Prince, Usher, Run–D.M.C., Incognito, Erykah Badu, Marvin Gaye, Chaka Khan, Janet Jackson, Barry White, Bettye LaVette, Diana Ross

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The Commodores, Marvin Gaye, Joe Cocker, Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Santana, Herb Alpert, Barry White, Paul McCartney, Wings, Jeff Beck, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Emerson Lake, Palmer

Arista publish Lisa Stansfield’s second album : ‘Real Love’ featuring ‘Change’ and ‘All Woman’ (1991)

Lisa Stansfield's 'Real Love' is her second studio album featuring the hit 'Change' and released on November 11, 1991 by Arista.1 . Change 2 . Change 3 . Set Your Loving Free 4 . Set Your Loving Free (Wembley) 5 . Set Your Loving Free / Mighty Love (Java Jazz Festival, 2013) 6 . I Will Be Waiting (Wembley) 7 . All Woman 8 . Soul Deep (Wembley) 9 . Soul Deep (Live) 10 . Make Love To Ya 11 .…

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.1 . Let The Good Times Roll (w/ Stevie Wonder & Nikki Yanofsky ) 2 . Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe) 3 . Moody's Mood For Love (w/ Take 6, Brian Mcknight, Patti Austin) 4 . Moody's Mood For Love 5 . Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me Track Listing : 1.Jook Joint Intro (Quincy Jones) -…

Mariah Carey releases her twelfth album : ‘Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel’ featuring ‘Obsessed’ (2009)

Mariah Carey -'s 'Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel' feat. 'Obsessed' is her twelfth studio album released on September 25, 2009 by Island Records. 1 . Obsessed (Official Video) 2 . Obsessed ("Lopez Tonight," 2009) 3 . H.A.T.E.U. ("David Letterman," 11/13/09) 4 . H.A.T.E.U. ("Today Show," 10/02/2009) 5 . It's A Wrapmariah Carey At "Lopez Tonight" Show. 6 . Up Out My Face (w/ Nicki Minaj, Official…

Def Jam publish LL Cool J’s fourth album : ‘Mama Said Knock You Out’ featuring ‘Around the Way Girl’ (1990)

LL Cool J's 'Mama Said Knock You Out' is his fourth studio album produced mostly by Marley Marl and released on September 14, 1990 by Def Jam.1 . Around The Way Girl ("Yahoo! Live Sets") 2 . Mama Said Knock You Out (Official Video) 3 . Jingling Baby 4 . 6 Minutes Of Pleasure Track Listing : 1.The Boomin' System (Ll Cool J, James Todd Smith, Marlon Williams) - 03:41 . . 2.Around The Way Girl (Ll…

Lisa Stansfield records ‘Live in Manchester’ for earMUSIC (2014)

Lisa Stansfield's 'Live in Manchester' is a live album (& DVD) recorded on September 7, 2014 at the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester and released on August 25, 2015 by earMUSIC1 . All Around The World (Manchester) 2 . Manchester (Trailer) 3 . Can't Dance (Manchester) 4 . There Goes My Heart Track Listing : 1.Can'T Dance (Lisa Stansfield, Ian Devaney) - 04:52 . 2.Set Your Loving Free (Lisa…

Jill Scott releases her second album : ‘Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2’ (2004)

Jill Scott's 'Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2' is her second studio album released on August 31, 2004 by Hidden Beach.1 . A Long Walk / Golden (Live 2 . Running Across My Mind (Atlantic City, NJ 3 . Whatever (Live In Paris 4 . Rasool (Live In Paris 5 . My Petition (Live In Paris Track listing : 1.Warm Up (Jill Scott, James Poyser) – 1:20 . 2.I'm Not Afraid (Jill Scott, Omari…

Quincy Jones releases ‘Back on the Block’ recorded with famous jazz, soul and hip-hop artists (1989)

Quincy Jones's 'Back on the Block' is a studio album released on August 8, 1989 by Qwest and featuring many famous artists : Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul, Ice-T, Big Daddy Kane, Sarah Vaughan, Dizzy Gillespie, George Benson, Luther Vandross, Dionne Warwick, Barry White, Chaka Khan, Take 6, Bobby McFerrin, Al Jarreau, Al B. Sure!, James Ingram, El DeBarge, Ray Charles and more.1 .…

4th & B’way Records publish Eric B. & Rakim’s debut album : ‘Paid In Full’ (1987)

Eric B. & Rakim's 'Paid in Full' is their debut album released on July 7, 1987 by 4th & B'way Records. 1 . I Ain't No Joke 2 . My Melody (Dirty Music Video) 3 . I Know You Got Soul (Soul Train, 1987) 4 . Move The Crowd 5 . Paid In Full 6 . As The Rhyme Goes On (Music Video) Track Listing : 1.I Ain'T No Joke (Eric B. & Rakim) - 03:54 . . 2.Eric B. Is On The Cut (Eric B. & Rakim) -…

We All remember Ella Fitzgerald. ‘Hello Ella’

This day (June 15, 1996), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ella Fitzgerald, an American jazz and song vocalist, also known as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella, who had a vocal range spanning three octaves and was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a horn-like improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.Tracklist : 1 .…

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 El Debarge. ‘DeBarge’

This day (June 4, 1961), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Eldra Patrick a.k.a. El DeBarge, an American R&B/pop singer& songwriter.Tracklist : 1 . Rhythm Of The Night (1985) 2 . Lay with you (w/ Faith Evans, 2011) 3 . Slide 4 . All This Love (1999) 5 . My Heart Belongs to You 6 . EL Debarge (1989) 7 . Time Will Reveal Tracklist : Lay With You . Where Is My Love? . Dindi . Can't Get Enough .…

Tina Turner releases her ninth solo album : ‘Wildest Dreams’ featuring ‘GoldenEye’ (1996)

Tina Turner's 'Wildest Dreams' feat. "GoldenEye" is her ninth solo album produced by Trevor Horn & Terry Britten and released on April 22, 1996 by Parlophone/Virgin.Track Listing : 1.Do What You Do (Terry Britten, Graham Lyle, Conner Reeves) - 04:23 . 2.Whatever You Want (Arthur Baker, Taylor Dayne, Fred Zarr) - 04:52 . 3.Missing You (Mark Leonard, Chas Sandford, John Waite) - 04:36 . 4.On…

We remember Sarah Vaughan. ‘Define The Divine’

This day (April 3, 1990), in Hidden Hills, California, died Sarah Lois Vaughan a.k.a. Sarah Vaughan, an American singer, nicknamed 'Sailor Sassy' and 'The Divine One'Digest Tracklist : George Gershwin Medley . On A Clear Day (1990) . Round Midnight (1987) . Chelsea Bridge (1983) . Send In The Clowns (1981) . Once In A While ( 1978) . w/ Bill Bailey - Won'T You Please Come Home (1964) . Lover Man…

Singing (and Playing) With Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has performed with . myriad of artists, musicians and bands of all genres. We have selected sixteen of them. . They are Ray Charles, George Benson, Fourplay, Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker . Tom Jones, Barry White, Whitney Houston, Alfonso Ribeiro, K.D. Lang, Fomo, Taka Boom, Mark Stevens, Stevie Wonder . Meshell Ndegeocello, Rufus Here,…

Happy Birthday Chaka Khan. ‘Ain’t Nobody Like Chaka’

This day (March 23, 1953), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Yvette Marie Stevens a.k.a. Chaka Khan, an American singer.Tracklist : Like Sugar (2019) . A'nt Nobody (Jools Holland 2016/2017) . Live Medley (Tokyo 2014) . Ain't nobody (2012) . Edisons (2010) . w/ Stevie Wonder - Tell me Something Good 2003 . Im Every Woman (2002) . hrough The Fire (1995) . w/ Fourplay - Between The Sheets . w/ Bb King,…

This week In Soul Artists 12/52

Stevie Wonder, George Benson, Earth, Wind, Fire, The Temptations, Chaka Khan, Barry White, Otis Redding, Macy Gray, Beverley Knight, Usher, Arrested Development, Parliament Funkadelic . They are the Soul Artists selected among the 367 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Stevie Wonder . Cold Chill Lifted from : Stevie Wonder releases…

Happy Birthday George Benson. ‘(Bens)On Birthday’

This day (March 22, 1943), in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is born George Benson, an American guitarist and singer.Tracklist : Turn Your Love Around -(2019) . Lady (2019) . Affirmation (Capitol Florida 2016) . Don't Know Why (Glasgow 2014) . Love X Love (North Sea Jazz 2012) . At The Mambo Inn (2011) . Ibanez Lbg300 . On Broadway (2008) . w/ Lee Ritenour - Tribute Wew Montgomery . This Masquarade…

Happy Birthday Quincy Jones. ‘Today is ‘Super Q’s Day”

This day (March 14, 1933), in Seattle, Washington, is born Quincy Delightt Jones a.k.a. Quincy Jones, an American record producer, conductor, arranger, film composer, ..Tracklist : w/ Big Band - Moanin' . The 75Th Birthday Celebration Live At Montreux (2008) . w/ Toots Thielemans, Patti Austin - Setembro (1996) . Back On Block Live (1991) . w/ Tamia & Babyface - Slow Jams . w/ Miles Davis -…

Happy Birthday Bobby McFerrin. ‘Bobby Sings One More Note’

This day (March 11, 1950), in Manhattan, New York, is born Robert 'Bobby' McFerrin, a virtuoso American vocalist.Tracklist : w/ Ranky Tanky - All For You (2019) . @Salle Pleyel Paris (2018) . w/ MozART Group (2017) . @ Gstaad Menuhin Festival (2014) . 25:15 (2013) . w/ Boy Singing - Route 66 (Live In Kaunas) . Concert À Cappella . w/ Chick Corea - Duet Live (2012) . The Power Of The…

Island publish Chaka Khan’s twelfth album ‘Hello Happiness’ featuring ‘Like Sugar’ (2019)

Chaka Khan's 'Hello Happiness' is her twelfth album (her first in 12 years) produced by Dave ‘Switch’ Taylor & Sarah Ruba and released on February 15, 2019 by Island(Source Chaka Khan - Hello Happiness | Official Site)The Guardian Its sound is based on an intricate knowledge of her back catalogue – the vivid funk she recorded with Rufus 40 years ago The Arts Desk it is the soundtrack to the…

We remember Al Jarreau. ‘Al Is For Always’

This day (February 12, 2017), in Los Angeles, died Alwin 'Al' Lopez Jarreau, a seven-time Grammy Award winning American jazz singer.Tracklist : w/ Alita Moses - Summertime (Montreux Jazz Festival, 2015) . Take Five / Blue Rondo a la Turk / Jazz Day 2013 . w/ Mattia Bazar - San Remo Festival (2012) . Spain (2011) . High Crime (2000) . w/ Kurt Elling - Take 5 . Don'T You Worry (1995) . w/ Miki…

50 Cent releases his debut album ‘Get Rich or Die Tryin” featuring ‘In da Club,’ ‘P.I.M.P.’ and ’21 Questions’ (2003)

50 Cent's 'Get Rich or Die Tryin'' is his debut studio album produced by Dr. Dre and Eminem and released on February 6, 2003 by Aftermath Entertainment.Track Listing : 1.Intro - 0:06 . 2.What Up Gangsta (Curtis Jackson, Rob Tewlow) - 02:59 . 3.Patiently Waiting (Curtis Jackson, Marshall Mathers, Luis Resto, Mike Elizondo) - 04:48 . . 4.Many Men (Wish Death) (Curtis Jackson, Darrell Branch, Luis…