We Remember Maurice White. ‘Earth, White & Fire’

This day (February 4, 2016), in Los Angeles, California, died Maurice White, an American singer, songwriter and founder of Earth, Wind & Fire.Tracklist : 1 . Earth, Wind And Fire - Kalimba Tree 2 . Earth, Wind & Fire - Boogie Wonderland (1997) 3 . Earth, Wind & Fire - Can't Hide Love 4 . Earth, Wind & Fire - Can't Let Go (1980) 5 . Earth, Wind & Fire – After the Love has Gone…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s fifth album : ‘Open Our Eyes’ produced by Maurice White & Charles Stepney (1974)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Open Our Eyes' is their fifth studio album produced by Maurice White & Charles Stepney and released on March 25, 1974 b Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Mighty Mighty (Maurice White, Verdine White) - 03:03 . 2.Devotion (Maurice White, Philip Bailey) - 04:50 . 3.Fair But So Uncool (Rick Giles, Charles Stepney) - 03:39 . 4.Feelin' Blue (Kenny Altman) - 04:28 . 5.Kalimba…

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Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s twelfth album : ‘Powerlight’ featuring ‘Fall in Love with Me’ (1983)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Powerlight' is their twelfth studio album produced by Maurice White and released on February 3, 1983 by Columbia. 1 . Fall In Love With Me (Official Video) Earth, Wind & Fire - Powerlight Track Listing : 1.Fall In Love With Me (Wayne Vaughn, Wanda Vaughn, Maurice White) - 05:54 . 2.Spread Your Love (Azar Lawrence, Beloyd Taylor, Maurice White) - 03:51 . 3.Side By…

GRT publish Minnie Riperton’s debut solo album : ‘Come to My Garden’ (1970)

Minnie Riperton's 'Come to My Garden' is her debut solo album produced by Charles Stepney and recorded on November 24–26, 1969 and released in November 1970 By Grt.Track Listing : 1.Les Fleurs (Charles Stepney, Richard Rudolph) - 03:18 . 2.Completeness (Charles Stepney, Rose Johnson) - 03:32 . 3.Come To My Garden (Richard Rudolph) - 03:19 . 4.Memory Band (Charles Stepney) - 04:05 . 5.Rainy…

Arista Records publish Kenny G’s second cover album : ‘At Last…The Duets Album’ (2004)

Kenny G's 'At Last...The Duets Album' is his second cover album recorded with David Sanborn , Arturo Sandoval, Leann Rimes, Earth, Wind & Fire, Yolanda Adams, Daryl Hall, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Richard Marx, Barbra Streisand and more and released on November 23, 2004 by Arista Records.1 . I Believe I Can Fly (w/ Yolanda Adams) 2 . Pick Up The Pieces (w/ Craig Richard, Live) 3 . Sorry…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s eighth album : ‘All n All’ featuring ‘Serpentine Fire’ and ‘Fantasy’ (1977)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'All n All' feat. 'Serpentine Fire' & 'Fantasy' is their eighth (and most well known) studio album released on November 21, 1977 by Columbia.1 . Serpentine Fire (Official Video) 2 . Serpentine Fire 3 . Fantasy (Live) 4 . Loves Holiday 5 . I Write A Song For You 6 . Magic Mind (1979, Japan) Track Listing : 1.Serpentine Fire (Maurice White, Verdine White, Reginald…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s ‘Gratitude,’ a mostly live album featuring ‘Sing a Song’ (1975)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Gratitude' is a double (and three quarter live) album released on November 11, 1975 by Columbia. 1 . Yearnin' Learnin' 2 . Devotion 3 . Sun Goddess 4 . Reasons (Live) 5 . Shining Star (Live) 6 . Shining Star 7 . Sing A Song (North Sea Jazz, 2010) 8 . Sing A Song (Live, 1981 ) 9 . Gratitude Track Listing : 1.Introduction By Mc Perry Jones (Perry Jones) - 00:21 .…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s tenth album : ‘Faces’ (1980)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Faces' is their tenth studio album released as a double-LP on October 14, 1980 by Arc/Columbia Records. 1 . Let Me Talk (Official Video) 2 . Pride & Mighty Mighty 3 . Keep Your Head To The Sky ("Live By Request") Track Listing : 1.Let Me Talk (Philip Bailey, Larry Dunn, Ralph Johnson, Al Mckay, Maurice White, Verdine White) - 04:09 . 2.Turn It Into Something Good…

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s twenty-third album : ‘Emotion’ (1984)

Barbra Streisand's 'Emotion' is her twenty-third studio album released on October 9, 1984 by Columbia.1 . Left In The Dark Track Listing : 1.Emotion (Peter Bliss) - 04:58 . 2.Make No Mistake, He'S Mine (Kim Carnes ) - 04:10 . 3.Time Machine (Maurice White, Martin George Page, Brian Fairweather) - 04:56 . 4.Best I Could (Bobby Whiteside, Richard Parker) - 04:21 . 5.Left In The Dark (Jim Steinman)…

Earth, Wind & Fire release ‘Illumination,’ their nineteenth album (2005)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Illumination' is their nineteenth album recorded with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Kenny G, Kelly Rowland, will.i.am and Brian McKnight and released on September 20, 2005 by Sanctuary.1 . The Way You Move Track Listing : 1.Lovely People (Keith Harris, Will.I.Am) - 04:28 . 2.Pure Gold (James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Tony L. Tolbert, Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila) -…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s seventh album : ‘Spirit’ featuring ‘Getaway’ and ‘Saturday Nite’ (1976)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Spirit' is their seventh studio album released in September 1976 by Columbia Records.1 . Getaway (Live) 2 . Getaway Track listing : 1.Getaway (Peter Cor, Beloyd Taylor) - 03:47 . 2.On Your Face (Charles Stepney, Maurice White, Phillip Bailey) - 04:33 . 3.Imagination (Charles Stepney, Maurice White, Phillip Bailey) - 05:15 . 4.Spirit (Larry Dunn, Maurice White) - 03:12…

Earth, Wind & Fire release their ninth album : ‘I Am’ featuring ‘Boogie Wonderland’ & ‘After the Love Has Gone’ (1979)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'I Am' feat. 'Boogie Wonderland' & 'After the Love Has Gone' is their ninth studio album released on June 9, 1979 by Cbs. Track Listing : 1.In The Stone (Maurice White, Allee Willis, David Foster) - 04:48 . 2.Can'T Let Go (Bill Meyers, Maurice White, Allee Willis) - 03:28 . 3.After The Love Has Gone (David Foster, Jay Graydon, Bill Champlin) - 04:26 . 4.Let Your…

Happy Birthday to Philip Bailey. The exact day for ‘Earth, Wind & Fire at their best’

As we wish, today, Philip Bailey a Happy 70th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Earth, Wind & Fire CREDITSPhoto : Karen Tapia @ CSUF PhotosAudio : September . Let's Groove . Boogie Wonderland . Shining Star . Fantasy . After the Love Has Gone . That's the Way of the World . Reasons . Got to Get You into My Life . Sing a Song . Video : September . Boogie…

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…

The Bee Gees release their fourteenth album : ‘Children of the World’ featuring ‘You Should Be Dancing,’ ‘Love So Right’ and ‘Boogie Child’ (1976)

The Bee Gees' 'Children of the World' feat. 'You Should Be Dancing' is their fourteenth album recorded between January 19 and May 6, 1976 and released in September 1976 By RSO.1 . You Should Be Dancing 2 . You Should Be Dancing (Las Vegas, 1997, "One Night Only") 3 . Love So Right Track Listing : 1.You Should Be Dancing (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb) - 04:16 . 2.You Stepped Into My Life…

Robbie Williams releases his fourth album : ‘Swing When You’re Winning’ featuring ‘Somethin’ Stupid,’ a duet with Nicole Kidman (2001)

Robbie Williams' 'Swing When You're Winning' is his fourth studio album produced by Guy Chambers and released on November 19, 2001 by Capitol1 . I Will Talk And Hollywood Will Listen 2 . I Will Talk And Hollywood Will Listen (The Albert, 2001) 3 . Mack The Knife (The Albert, 2001) 4 . Somethin' Stupid (w/ Nicole Kidman ) 5 . Somethin' Stupid (w/ Nicole Kidman, Totp2) 6 . Do Nothin' Till You…

Snoop Dogg releases his seventh album : ‘R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece’ featuring ‘Drop It Like It’s Hot’ and ‘Signs’ (2004)

Snoop Dogg's 'R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece' is his seventh studio album released on November 16, 2004, by Doggystyle Records.1 . Drop It Like It's Hot (w/ Pharrell Williams, Official Video) 2 . Drop It Like It's Hot ("AOL Sessions") 3 . Ups & Downs 4 . Let's Get Blown (w/ Pharrell Williams) 5 . Let's Get Blown (w/ Pharrell Williams) 6 . Fresh Pair Of Panties On (w/ Ole…

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Gershwin’s World’ his forty-second album recorded with Joni Mitchell, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder and Wayne Shorter (1998)

Herbie Hancock's 'Gershwin's World' is his forty-second album recorded with Joni Mitchell, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder, Wayne Shorter, etc and released on October 20, 1998 by Verve.1 . Fascinating Rhythm (w/ Cyro, BET Jazz) 2 . The Man I Love (w/ Trijntje Oosterhuis) 3 . St. Louis Blues (w/ Terri Lyne Carrington, Live) 4 . St. Louis Blues (w/ Jools Holland) 5 . Hana (w/ Joni Mitchell) 6 .…

Macy Gray releases her eighth album : ‘The Way’ (2014)

Macy Gray's 'The Way' is her eighth studio album released on October 7, 2014 by Happy Mel Boopy Touring Co.1 . Hands 2 . On Her New Album, The Way, And Her Amazing Covers 3 . Bang Bang 4 . Performance Tedx Hollywood 5 . Full Interview Track Listing : 1.Stoned (Tamir Barzilay, Martin Estrada, Ethan Farmer, Macy Gray, Happy Hinds, Mel Hinds, Adam "Royal Z" Waldman) - 04:05 . 2.Bang…

Columbia release Raphael Saadiq’s third album : ‘The Way I See It’ (2008)

Raphael Saadiq's 'The Way I See It' is his third studio album released on September 16, 2008 by Columbia Records.1 . 100 Yard Dash 2 . 100 Yard Dash (Live, KEXP) 3 . Keep Marchin (Paris, 14/04/09) ) 4 . Big Easy (On "Soulstage", 2008) 5 . Big Easy (Live, KEXP) 6 . Love That Girl (Live, KEXP) 7 . Staying In Love (On "Today Show", 09/22/2009) 8 . Let's Take A Walk (9.1.08) 9 . Let's Take A Walk…

Sony Legacy publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s twentieth album : ‘Now, Then & Forever’ (2013)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Now, Then & Forever' is their twentieth studio album released on September 10, 2013 by Sony Legacy. 1 . Sign On (Rehearsal) 2 . My Promise (Rehearsal) 3 . My Promise (Live, Bei Tv Total) 4 . Dance Floor (Rehearsal) 5 . On The Now, Then & Forever Album Track listing : . 1.Sign On (Philip Bailey, Sharlotte Gibson, Austin Jacobs, Daniel McClain, Neal H. Pogue,…

Concord publish George Benson’s ‘Songs and Stories’ produced with Marcus Miller (2009)

George Benson's 'Songs and Stories' is a studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on August 25, 2009 by Concord.1 . Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (w/ Marcus Miller) 2 . Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (2013, Jazz Fest) 3 . The George Benson Sessions: The Making Of Songs And Stories: Living In High Definition Track listing : 1.Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (James Taylor) - 03:48…

Marvin Gaye records ‘Marvin Gaye at the Copa’ at the Copacabana in New York (1966)

'Marvin Gaye at the Copa' is a live album recorded on August 5-6, 1966 at the Copacabana, a club in New York and not released before 2005.1 . Pride And Joy Track Listing : 1.Introduction/I Concentrate On You (Cole Porter) - 03:19 . 2.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 01:58 . 3.How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) (Holland-Dozier-Holland) - 04:48 . 4.Motown Medley 1 (Marvin…

The Temptations release ‘All Directions’ featuring ‘Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone’ and produced by Norman Whitfield (1972)

The Temptations 'All Directions' is their fifteenth album featuring 'Papa Was a Rollin' Stone,' produced by Norman Whitfield and released on July 27, 1972 by Gordy1 . Papa Was A Rolling Stone (1972) 2 . Love woke me up this morning 3 . Love Woke Me Up This Morning (Paris, 1973) 4 . The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Paris, 1973) Track Listing : 1.Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On (Barrett…

CTI publish Eumir Deodato’s ‘Deodato 2’ featuring John Tropea and Stanley Clarke (1973)

Eumir Deodato's 'Deodato 2' is an album recorded with John Tropea & Stanley Clarke and released on July 18, 1973 by Cti.1 . Skyscrapers (Leverkusen Forum) 2 . Skyscrapers (Sesc Brasil) 3 . Super Strut (w/ Euro Groove Department, Arona, Italy, 2011) 4 . Superstrut 5 . Rhapsody in Blue (Sesc Brasil) Track Listing : 1.Nights In White Satin (Justin Hayward) - 06:01 . 2.Pavane For A Dead Princess…

Wyclef Jean releases his debut album : ‘The Carnival’ featuring ‘Gone Till November’ (1997)

Wyclef Jean's 'The Carnival' is his debut album, mixing hip hop, reggae, folk, disco, soul, Son Cubano and Haitian music, released on June 24, 1997 by Sony Music/Columbia Records.1 . Anything Can Happen 2 . Gone Till November 3 . Gone Till November (on 2 Meter Sessions) 4 . We Trying To Stay Alive (w/ John Forté, Pras 5 . Sweetest Thing (w/ Lauryn Hill) + We trying to stay alive(Cannes Festival,…

Marvin Gaye releases ‘What’s Going On,’ his eleventh album featuring ‘Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)’ (1971)

Marvin Gaye's 'What's Going On' is his eleventh (and the first he produced himself) studio album, released on May 21, 1971 by Tamla Records.Track Listing : 1.What'S Going On (Al Cleveland, Marvin Gaye, Renaldo ""Obie"" Benson) - 03:53 . 2.What'S Happening Brother (James Nyx, Marvin Gaye) - 02:43 . 3.Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky) (Marvin Gaye, Anna Gordy Gaye, Elgie Stover) - 03:49 . 4.Save…

Eric Clapton releases his twenty-third album : ‘I Still Do’ (2016)

Eric Clapton's 'I Still Do' is his twenty-third solo studio album featuring both new material and covers of classics and released on May 20, 2016 by Bushbranch/Surfdog.Track Listing : 1.Alabama Woman Blues (Leroy Carr) - 05:06 . 2.Can'T Let You Do It (J.J. Cale) - 03.50 . 3.I Will Be There (Paul Brady, John O'Kane) - 04.37 . 4.Spiral (Eric Clapton, Andy Fairweather Low, Simon Climie) - 05.04 .…

The Temptations release ‘Masterpiece’ fully produced and written by Norman Whitfield (1973)

The Temptations' 'Masterpiece' is an album produced and written by Norman Whitfield and released on February 21, 1973 by Gordy.Track Listing : 1.Hey Girl (I Like Your Style) (Norman Whitfield) - 04:36 . 2.Masterpiece (Norman Whitfield) - 13:49 . 3.Ma (Norman Whitfield) - 04:46 . 4.Law Of The Land (Norman Whitfield) - 05:08 . 5.Plastic Man (Norman Whitfield) - 05:53 . 6.Hurry Tomorrow (Norman…