Dionne Warwick releases ‘Heartbreaker,’ an album produced by Barry Gibb (1982)

Dionne Warwick's 'Heartbreaker' is an album, largely written by the Bee Gees, produced by Barry Gibb and released on September 28, 1982 by Arista.1 . Heartbreaker 2 . Heartbreaker (Live, 1982) 3 . Yours (Live) 4 . Yours (1982) 5 . Take The Short Way Home (Live, 1982) 6 . Take The Short Way Home (London Night Out, 1982) 7 . All The Love In The World (1984) Track Listing : 1.Heartbreaker (Barry…

Dionne Warwick releases ‘The Windows Of The World,’ her eighth album featuring ‘I Say a Little Prayer’ (1967)

Dionne Warwick's 'The Windows Of The World' feat. 'I Say a Little Prayer' is her eighth studio album produced By Burt Bacharach & Hal David and released on August 31, 1967 by Scepter.1 . I Say A Little Prayer 2 . I Say A Little Prayer 3 . Say A Little Prayer (w/ Martin Ernst Allstars 4 . The Windows Of The World 5 . (There's) Always Something There To Remind Me ("Strictly Come Dancing") 6 .…

Arista publish Dionne Warwick’s ‘Dionne’ produced By Barry Manilow (1979)

Dionne Warwick's 'Dionne' is an album (and her best seller ) produced By Barry Manilow and released in May, 1979 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.Who, What, When, Where, Why (Rupert Holmes) - 03:15 . 2.After You (Doug Frank, Doug James) - 04:02 . 3.The Letter (Wayne Carson Thompson) - 03:11 . 4.I'Ll Never Love This Way Again (Richard Kerr, Will Jennings) - 03:33 . 5.Déjà Vu (Isaac Hayes, Adrienne…

Scepter publish Dionne Warwick’s debut album : ‘Presenting Dionne Warwick’ featuring ‘Don’t Make Me Over’ (1963)

'Presenting Dionne Warwick' feat. 'Don't Make Me Over' is her debut album, produced by Burt Bacharach and Hal David and released on February 10, 1963 by Scepter.Track Listing : 1.This Empty Place (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 02:55 . 2.Wishin' And Hopin' (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 02:55 . 3.I Cry Alone (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 02:37 . 4.Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah (Ray Gilbert, Allie Wrubel) -…

Scepter publish Dionne Warwick’s fifth album : ‘Here I Am’ (1965)

Dionne Warwick's 'Here I Am' is her fifth album produced by Burt Bacharach &d Hal David and released on December 21, 1965 by Scepter.Track Listing : 1.In Between The Heartaches (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 02:50 . 2.Here I Am (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 02:50 . 3.If I Ever Make You Cry (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 03:07 . 4.Lookin' With My Eyes (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 02:55 .…

Happy Birthday Dionne Warwick. ‘Don’t Make You Over’

This day (December 12, 1940), in East Orange, New Jersey, is born Marie Dionne Warrick a.k.a. Dionne Warwick, an American singer, actress and TV show host.Tracklist : What The World Needs Now Is Love (2019) . I'll Never Love This Way Again (2018) . Alfie (2015) . Say a little prayer (2013) . Night & Day (2012) . All In Love Is Fair (1975) . Aquarela Do Brasil (2009) . w/ Stevie Wonder,…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 47/52

Rod Stewart, Don Henley, Lisa Stansfield, Queen, Prince, Phil Collins, INXS, Bruce Hornsby, Paul McCartney, Ricchi e Poveri, Joe Walsh, Dionne Warwick, Luther Vandross

Diana Krall’s Godmothers

Julie London, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Betty Carter, Judy Garland, Eartha Kitt, Ketty Lester, Doris Day, Anita O'Day, Astrud Gilberto, Dionne Warwick, Dusty Springfield

This week In Soul Artists 39/52

Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, Toni Braxton, Bettye LaVette, Angie Stone, Jill Scott, Candi Staton, Patrice Rushen, The Temptations, Dionne Warwick, George Benson, Lil Wayne

This week In One-Off Collaborations 35/52

Bob Dylan & Bruce Springsteen, Yolanda Adams & Joss Stone, Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell, Michael Jackson & Barry Gibb, Robbie Williams & Kylie Minogue, Gladys Knight & Lenny Kravitz, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight & Dionne Warwick, Joni Mitchell, Jaco Pastorius & Michael Brecker , Taj Mahal & John Hiatt, John Lee Hooker & Bonnie Raitt , Eddie Vedder &…

Singing With Whitney Houston

Faith Evans & Kelly Price, Gary Houston, Mary J Blige, Dionne Warwick, Natalie Cole, Jermaine Jackson, Brandy, Wyclef Jean, George Michael, Bobby Brown, Mariah Carey, Cece Winans

Singing With Stevie Wonder

Steve Harvey, Jamie Foxx, Whitney Houston, Dionne Warwick, Beyonce, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Rolling Stones, George Michael, Neil Diamond, Tom Jones, Ray Charles

This week In Soul Artists 18/52

Roberta Flack, Bill Withers, Joan Armatrading, The Isley Brothers, Ray Charles, Ben E. King, The Neville Brothers, Patti Labelle, Dionne Warwick, Destiny's Child, Childish Gambino, Snoop Dogg

Luther Vandross releases his third album : ‘Busy Body’ co-produced with Marcus Miller (1983)

Luther Vandross 'Busy Body' is his third studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on November 25, 1983.1 . How Many Times Can We Say Goodbye (w/ Dionne Warwick ) 2 . How Many Times Can We Say Goodbye (w/ Dionne Warwick, 1985) 3 . Superstar / Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do) 4 . Superstar (Wembley) Track Listing : 1.I Wanted Your Love (Luther Vandross, Marcus…

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s album : ‘Till I Loved You’ (1988)

Barbra Streisand's 'Till I Loved You' is a studio album released on October 25, 1988 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.The Places You Find Love (Glen Ballard, Clifton Magness) - 05:09 . 2.On My Way To You (Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Michel Legrand) - 03:44 . 3.Till I Loved You (Maury Yeston) - 05:10 . 4.Love Light (Burt Bacharach, Carol Bayer Sager) - 04:32 . 5.All I Ask Of You (Andrew Lloyd…

Whitney Houston sings in D.C. (1997)

October 3, 1997 - Whitney Houston will perform sing her greatest hits, as well as gospel favorites and songs saluting Dionne Warwick, Aretha Franklin and Diana Ross at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington D.C.

Epic publish Luther Vandross’ fifth album : ‘Give Me the Reason’ co-produced with Marcus Miller (1986)

Luther Vandross 'Give Me the Reason' is his fifth studio album released on September 19, 1986 By Epic.1 . Stop To Love 2 . Stop To Love (Wembley) 3 . So Amazing 4 . Give Me The Reason 5 . Give Me The Reason (Wembley) 6 . There's Nothing Better Than Love (w/ Gregory Hines) Track Listing : 1.Stop To Love (Luther Vandross, Nat Adderley, Jr.) - 05:19 . 2.See Me (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) -…

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 .…

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 .…

Happy Birthday Gladys Knight. ‘Give Me The Knight’

This day (May 28, 1944), in Atlanta, Georgia, is born Gladys KnightDigest Tracklist : I Heard It Through The Grapevine (2019) . Somewhere (2018) . Midnight Train to Georgia (2017) . Just a Little (2015) . I Hope You Dance (2012) . w/ BB Winans (2011) . The Need To Be (2009) . Licence To Kill (1997) . & Bb King - Please Send Me Someone To Love (1987) . Memories (1983) . I Will Survive (1982)…

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 Polydor / ATCO >> Released in September 1968, "Idea" is the fifth studio (sold over a million copies worldwide) album by the Bee Gees. >> Recorded…

Happy Birthday Janet Jackson. ‘Sister Jay’

This day (May 16, 1966), in Gary, Indiana, is born Janet Jackson, American singer, songwriter and the youngest child of the Jackson familyDigest Tracklist : First TV Debute . Young Love (Soul Train, 1982) . Say You Do (Solid Gold, 1983) . Japanese VCR commercial (1985) . Control (American Music Award, 1987) . Miss You Much (1989) . Come Back To Me . Best Things In Life (w/ Luther Vandross) .…

Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder. ‘Wonder Day In Wonderland’

This day (May 13, 1950), in Saginaw, Michigan, is born Stevland Hardaway Morris a.k.a Stevie Wonder, an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Lean On Me, Love's In Need of Love Today (2020) . Easy like Sunday Morning (Lionel Richie Tribute Kennedy Center Honors, 2019 ) . Isn’t She Lovely ( Global Citizen 2017 New York) . Faith (w/ Ariana Grande, 2016) . w/ Sting…

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 -…

Happy Birthday Narada Michael Walden. ‘Mas Que Narada’

This day (April 23, 1952), in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is born Narada Michael Walden, an American producer, drummer, singer and songwriter. Digest Tracklist : Sizzle Reel (2013) . 40 Days & 40 Nights (2012) . Shake The House . w/ Jeff Beck - Drum Solo, Sheffield (2010) . Freeway Of Love (2008) . w/ Joe Zawinul, Alphonso Johnson & Alex Acuna - Black Market (1995) . Interview (1988) . The Real…

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…

Happy Birthday Tony Banks. Excellent day for a ‘Genesis At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, English musician Tony Banks a 'Happy 70th Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Genesis CREDITSPhoto : Jean-Luc OurlinAudio : I Can't Dance . Land of Confusion . Invisible Touch . That's All . Jesus He Knows Me . Mama . No Son of Mine . In Too Deep . Turn It On Again . Throwing It All Away . Video : Land Of Confusion . Jesus He Knows Me . Invisible…

We wish Happy Birthday to Diana Ross. ‘La Ross’

This day (March 26, 1944), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Diana (Ernestine Earl) Ross a.k.a. Diana Ross , an American singer, who was lead singer of The Supremes.Digest Tracklist : If We Hold on Together (2019) . I'm Coming Out-Ain't No Mountain High Enough (2017) . Baby Love/Stop! In the Name of Love (2015) . More TODAY Than Yesterday (2007) . Interview (2004) . Touch Me In The Morning (1998) .…