Harry Belafonte records his third studio album : ‘Calypso’ (1955)

Harry Belafonte's 'Calypso' is his third studio album recorded on August 18, October 20 and November 9, 1955 and released on March 31, 2009 by RCA Victor.1 . Banana Boat Song (Live, 1997) 2 . Jamaica Farewell (Live, 1997) 3 . Man Smart (Woman Smarter) (w/ Julie Andrews () 4 . Island In The Sun Track listing : . 1.Day O (Banana Boat Song) (William Attaway, Harry Belafonte) – 03:02 . 2.I Do Adore…

Harry Belafonte records the album ‘Belafonte at Carnegie Hall’ (1959)

Harry Belafonte's 'Belafonte at Carnegie Hall' is a live double album recorded on April 19 and 20, 1959 and released In October 1959 By Rca Victor.Track Listing : 1.Introduction/Darlin' Cora (Fred Brooks) - 03:59 . 2.Sylvie (Lead Belly, Paul Campbell) - 04:54 . 3.Cotton Fields (Lead Belly) - 04:18 . 4.John Henry (Paul Campbell) - 05:11 . 5.The Marching Saints (C.C. Carter) - 02:50 . 6.The Banana…

Happy Birthday Harry Belafonte. ‘We Sing The Harry’s Song’

This day (March 1st, 1927), in Harlem, New York, is born Harold George 'Harry' Belafonte, Jr. , an American singer, songwriter, actor and social activist.Tracklist : Try To Remember (1997) . On Mlk'S Last Days . Jamaica Farewell . Matilda . Island In The Sun . w/ Nana Mouskouri - Skin To Skin . Geraldine And Flip Wilson . Retrobites (1967) . Tracklist : Mary's Boy Child . Jump in the Line .…

Diana Ross hosts the AMA (1986)

January 27, 1986 - you do not want to miss on ABC, the 1986 American Music Awards hosted by Diana Ross with among many others Aerosmith, Joan Baez, Harry Belafonte, James Brown, Phil Collins, Bob Dylan, Sheila E., Al Jarreau, etc

We remember Hugh Masekela. ‘Just Hugh’

This day (January 23, 2018), in Johannesburg, died Hugh Ramopolo Masekela, a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer, and singer. Tracklist : 1 . Musicport Festival (2011) 2 . Makoti 3 . Melafestivalen (2010) 4 . Hugh Masekela & Jabu Nkosi Ashiko - Sa Jazz Maestros 5 . Conversations With Felicia 6 . w/ Miriam Makeba - South Africa Freedom Song 7 . Mandela (Bring Him…

Happy Birthday Dianne Reeves. ‘Lady Dianne’

This day (October 23, 1956), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Dianne Reeves, an American jazz singer. Tracklist : 1 . w/ Michael Olatuja & Lionel Loueke - Soki (2020) 2 . w/ Chucho Valdés – My Foolish Heart (2019) 3 . w/ Makoto Ozone – In A Sentimental Mood (2018) 4 . I Wish You Love (2017) 5 . w/ Romero Lubambo – Our love is here to stay (2015) 6 . Waiting In Vain (2014) 7 . Tango Du Jour…

Lil Wayne releases his ninth album : ‘Tha Carter IV’ featuring ‘She Will,’ ‘6 Foot 7 Foot’ and ‘How to Love’ (2011)

Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter IV' is his ninth studio album released on August 29, 2011 by Young Money / Cash Money / Universal Republic.1 . Blunt Blowin (Official Video) 2 . 6 Foot 7 Foot (w/ Cory Gunz, Official Video) 3 . Nightmares Of The Bottom (Live, 2011 4 . John (w/ Rick Ross, Official Video) 5 . How To Love (Official Video) 6 . 6 Foot 7 (Summer Jam, 2011 7 . John (w/ Rick Ross, Summer Jam, 2011…

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan. ‘We Do Look Back’

This day (May 24, 1941), in Duluth, Minnesota is born Robert Allen Zimmerman better known as Bob Dylan, American singer, poet & songwriter and Nobel prizeDigest Tracklist : Blowing In The Wind (1963) . Mr. Tambourine Man (Newport Folk Festival, 1964) . Like a Rolling Stone (1966) . I Threw It All Away (The Johnny Cash Show, 1969) . Soundcheck in NYC (w/ George Harrison, 1971) . Knockin' on…

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) .…

Happy Birtday Steven Tyler. ‘Aerophone’

This day (March 26, 1948 ), in Manhattan, New York, is born Steven Victor Tallarico better known as Steven Tyler, American singer and mainly lead singer of AerosmithDigest Tracklist : Dream On (Midnight Special, 1974) . Train Kept A-Rollin'(w/ Aerosmith, Pontiac 1976) . Toys In The Attic Live (w/ Aerosmith, 1977) . Chiquita (w/ Aerosmith) . Same Old Song And Dance (w/ Aerosmith, Texas Jam '78)…

Arrested Development release their firs album : ‘3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life Of…’ (1992)

Arrested Development's '3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life Of...' is their debut album released on March 24, 1992 by Chrysalis / EMI. Track Listing : 1.Man'S Final Frontier (Speech) – 02:39 . 2.Mama'S Always On Stage (Speech) – 03:25 . . 3.People Everyday (Speech) – 04:57 . . 4.Blues Happy (Speech) – 00:45 . 5.Mr. Wendal (Speech) – 04:06 . . 6.Children Play With Earth (Speech) – 02:39 .…

This week In Male Balladeers 09/52

Nick Cave, Keb' Mo', Harry Styles, Roger Hodgson, Winston Rodney, Lucio Dalla, John Darnielle, Justin Vernon, Harry Belafonte, Chris Robinson, Beck, Marcus Mumford They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Nick Cave . Moonland (w/ The Bad Seeds) Lifted from : Nick Cave . the Bad Seeds…

This week In Soul Artists 09/52

James Ingram, Sam Cooke, Harry Belafonte, Corinne Bailey Rae, Laura Mvula, Janet Jackson, Erykah Badu, Esperanza Spalding, Mary Mary, Stevie Wonder, Prince, Little Eva. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . James Ingram . Just Once Lifted from : Quincy Jones release 'The Dude'…

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special "Singing Broadway" in video<Enjoy!Track Listing : 1.Barbra Streisand / People (From "Funny Girl") - 05:01 . 2.Judy Garland / Get Happy (From "Summer Stock") - 02:41 . 3.Tony Bennett & Buddy Rich / Manhattan (From "The Garrick Gaieties") - 03:47 . 4.Sarah Brightman / Somewhere (From "West…

Low Probabilities

From 'The Best is Yet to Come' to 'If You See My Rooster' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Things That (Almost) Never Happen'. It has Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder, Billie Holiday, William Shatner, The Barry Sisters and many more.

Robert Glasper – Covered (The Robert Glasper Trio Recorded Live at Capitol Studios)

Released in June 2015, "Covered (The Robert Glasper Trio Recorded Live at Capitol Studios)" is the new album by Robert Glasper mixing new and favorite songs.(Source Covered (The Robert Glasper Trio Recorded Live at Capitol Studios) | The Official Robert Glasper Website)The Los Angeles Times Robert Glasper returns to his roots in new album 'Covered'Amid so much rewarding yet familiar ground,…

How Do You Feel Today?

From 'Feelin' Alright' to 'You make me feel so young', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Feelings'. It has Alberta Hunter, Carol Duboc, Marian Anderson, Mongo Santamaria and many more.

Oh! Boy

From 'The Boy Next Door' to 'Mad about the boy', we have mixed 16 'Strictly Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Boys'. It has Marlena Shaw, Nat King Cole, Oscar Peterson, Frank Sinatra and many more.

Steel Life

Featuring Steel Drum . Steel Pan . Tenor Pan . St Thomas All Star Steel Band . Limbofied . Boney M. . The Original Trinidad Steel Band . Don Mellow . Caribbean Regals Steel band . Tracy Steel Drum Red Wine . The Renegades steelband . suite pour orchestre n°3 en ré majeur . J.S. Bach . Pan Coalition . Atlantic Clarion Steel Band . Sion Hill Steel Band . Steel Band de Cuba . Hotel California .