Blue Note publish Lena Horne’s last album : ‘Seasons of a Life’ (2006)

Lena Horne's 'Seasons of a Life' is her last album recorded between 1993 and 1997 and released on January 24, 2006 by Blue Note. 1 . Maybe 2 . (On "Flip Wilson Show," 1973) 3 . Stormy Weather (1966) 4 . Stormy Weather / If You Believe Track Listing : 1.Black Is (Marissa Dodge) - 05:20 . 2.Maybe (Billy Strayhorn) - 02:42 . 3.I'Ve Got To Have You (Kris Kristofferson) - 04:15 . 4.I'Ll Always…

Blue Note publish Lena Horne’s ‘Being Myself’ recorded with George Benson, Donald Harrison, Milt Jackson et al (1998)

Lena Horne's 'Being Myself' is her most recent studio album released on June 2, 1998 by Blue Note.1 . On Rosie O'Donnell 1998 - Part 1 2 . On Rosie O'Donnell 1998 - Part 2 3 . Lena TALKS (1998) Track Listing : 1.Some Of My Best Friends Are The Blues (Jimmy Smith) - 03:43 . 2.As Long As I Live (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 02:27 . 3.Autumn In New York (Vernon Duke) - 04:25 . 4.It'S All Right…

We remember Lena Horne. ‘A Star Was Horne’

This day (May 9, 2010), in New York City, New York, died Lena Mary Calhoun Horne a.k.a Lena Horne, an American singer and civil rights activist.Digest Tracklist : Stormy Weather/If You Believe (1982) . Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me (1995) . Documentary (1981) . w/ Tony Bennett - The Look Of Love / My Funny Valentine ( 1973) . w/ Perry Como - New England Medley (1965) . Once in a Lifetime…

Blue Note release ‘An Evening with Lena Horne’ recorded with the Count Basie Orchestra (1995)

'An Evening with Lena Horne' is a live album recorded on September 19, 1994 with the Count Basie Orchestra and released on March 21, 1995 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.I Come Runnin' (Roc Hillman) - 03:08 . 2.Maybe (Billy Strayhorn) - 02:47 . 3.I'Ve Got The World On A String (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 04:56 . 4.Old Friend (Stephen Sondheim) - 03:13 . 5.Something To Live For (Duke Ellington,…

Salena Jones – Bring Flowers to Salena

This day (January 29, 1944), in Newport News, Virginia, is born Joan Elizabeth Shaw a.k.a. Salena Jones, an American jazz and cabaret singer.Wikipedia : This day (January 29, 1944), in Newport News, Virginia, is born Joan Elizabeth Shaw a.k.a. Salena Jones, an American jazz and cabaret singer.Official Website : Salena grew up in New York in the company of musicians who would become the legends:…

This week In Soul Artists 04/52

Anita Baker, The Neville Brothers, Curtis Mayfield, Lena Horne, Corinne Bailey Rae, James Brown, Mahalia Jackson, Sharon Jones & The Dap~Kings, Eddie Floyd, D'Angelo, Bell Biv Devoe, Janet Jackson

This week In Singing Ladies 19/52

Angie Stone, Lena Horne, Beth Hart, Diana Ross, Donna Summer, Paula Abdul, Grace Jones, Stevie Nicks, Gwen Stefani, Patti Smith, Tania Maria, Sade Adu

Happy Birthday Lee Ritenour. ‘Captain Lee’

This day (January 11, 1952), in Los Angeles, California, is born Lee Ritenour, an American jazz guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Dave Grusin – KNKX Studio Session (2019) 2 . Stone Flower (2018) 3 . w/ Dave Grusin – Amager Bio (2017) 4 . A Little Bit of This and a Little Bit of That (2016) 5 . Rio Funk (2015) 6 . w/ Friends – @ Jarasum Jazz Festival (2013) 7 . w/ Dave Grusin – Minden Jazz Club ( 2012…

Quincy Jones starts the recording of ‘The Quintessence’ with his orchestra (1961)

Quincy Jones' 'The Quintessence' is an album recorded with his orchestra on November 29, December 18 and 22, 1961.Track Listing : 1.Quintessence (Quincy Jones) - 04:21 . 2.Robot Portrait (Billy Byers) - 05:25 . 3.Little Karen (Benny Golson) - 03:44 . 4.Straight, No Chaser (Thelonious Monk) - 02:26 . 5.For Lena And Lennie (Quincy Jones) - 04:17 . 6.Hard Sock Dance (Quincy Jones) - 03:20 .…

Happy Birthday to Ron Carter. ‘Beau Ron’

This day (May 4, 1937), in Ferndale, Michigan, is born Ron Carter, an American jazz double-bassist. Digest Tracklist : w/ Al Foster & Eli Degibri - United Blues (2019) . Foursight (2018) . You Are My Sunshine (2015) . Golden Striker Trio (2013) . My Funny Valentine (2011) . Dear Miles (2010) . w/ Helen Sung - First Trip (2009) . Autumn Leaves (2006) . Little Walts (1990) . w/ Bobby…

We remember Mary Wilson. ‘Oh Mary Love, My ….’

This day (February 8, 2021), in Henderson, Nevada, died Mary Wilson, American singer and founding member of The SupremesTracklist : Imagine (2018) . I Am Changing (2015) . Up Close The Copa Room . Stop In The Name Of Love (2010) . w/ Sugababes – Stop (2008) . w/ James Gavin – The Lena Horne Project . Walk The Line . Save Me . Green River . The Supremes – Baby Love . In Soul Train Line .…

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…

Jazzin’Around The Nearness of You

Starting and ending with Hoagy Carmichael / Ned Washington's composition 'The nearness of you', we have mixed 18 'Old Fashion and Mellow Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Hoagy Carmichael / Ned Washington'. It has Vanya Borges, Mary Stallings, Peggy Lee, Archie Shepp and many more.

She Asks

From 'What Kind Of Fool Am I' to 'Why must your love well be so dry' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Questions Women Ask'. "She Asks" has Sarah Vaughan, Abbey Lincoln, Billie Holiday, Patsy Cline and many more.

Earth Songs

From 'Terra de ninguém' to 'Ten Feet Off The Ground' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Four Elements (Earth)'. "Earth Songs" has Elis Regina, Herbie Mann , Domenico Modugno , Barbara Dickson and many more.

Water Women

From 'I Like London In The Rain' to 'Let rivers flow' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Four Elements (Water)'. It has Zezo Ribeiro, Marlene Dietrich , Brunella Selo , Nina Simone and many more.

Rainy Day Women

From 'The Gentle Rain' to 'Walking in the Rain', we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'The Ladies And The Rain'. It has Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto, Eva Cassidy, Peggy Lee, Stacey Kent And Jim Tomlinson and many more.

The Men They Love

From 'The Man I Love' to 'Like A Lover', we have mixed 14 'Women Only' tunes around the theme of 'Lovers'. It has Julie London, Chaka Khan, Lena Horne, The Shirelles and many more.

Is Love Really For Sale ?

From 'Love For Sale' to 'Can't Buy Me Love', we have mixed 18 'Jazz, Soul and Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Love & Money'. It has Nicole Willis And The Soul Investigators, Salena Jones, Pucho & His Latin Soul Brothers, Patti Page and many more.

Portishead record ‘Roseland NYC Live’ in New-York City (1998)

Portishead's 'Roseland NYC Live' is an album recorded on July 24, 1997 at the Roseland Ballroom in New York and released on November 2, 1998 by Go! Discs, London.1 . Roads 2 . Glory Box (Roseland New York) 3 . NUMB (Backstage, Rehearsing Roseland, NYC) 4 . Strangers (Roseland, NYC) Track listing : 1.Humming (Geoff Barrow, Beth Gibbons) - 06:28 . 2.Cowboys (Geoff Barrow, Beth Gibbons) - 05:03 .…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°261 – New Music Videos

Mayer Hawthorne, COIN, Hembree, Tank And The Bangas, The Greeting Committee, Magdalena Bay, Powfu, Nervo, The Velveteers, Tainy, Bad Bunny, Julieta Venegas, Dust Mountain, ArcaThey are the performers of twelve brand new videos that amused, puzzled and sometimes shocked us, these past days. Beware possibly NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Mayer Hawthorne…