Columbia Records publish Maxwell’s third studio album : ‘Now’ (2001)

Maxwell's 'Now' is his third studio album released on August 14, 2001, by Columbia Records.1 . Get To Know Ya (Official Video) 2 . Lifetime (Official Video) 3 . Lifetime (On "The Late Show") 4 . This Womans Work (Live) Track Listing : 1.Get To Know Ya (Hod David, Stuart Matthewman, Maxwell) - 04:22 . 2.Lifetime (Hod David, Stuart Matthewman, Maxwell) - 05:29 . 3.W/As My Girl (Hod David, Stuart…

Columbia publish Maxwell’s fourth album ‘BLACKsummers’night’ featuring ‘Pretty Wings’ (2009)

Maxwell's 'BLACKsummers'night' is his fourth studio album released July 7, 2009 by Columbia Records.1 . Bad Habits (Official Director's Cut) 2 . Bad Habits (GMA) 3 . Pretty Wings (Official Video) 4 . Pretty Wings (on Letterman) 5 . Fistful of Tears (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Badhabits (Musze, Hod David) - 05:52 . 2.Cold (Musze, Hod David) - 04:02 . 3.Prettywings (Musze, Hod David) -…

Maxwell releases his fifth album : ‘blackSUMMERS’night’ (2016)

Maxwell' s 'blackSUMMERS'night' is his fifth studio album co-produced with Hod David and released on July 1, 2016 by Columbia Records1 . Lake By the Ocean (Official Video) 2 . 1990x (Official Video) 3 . 1990 (Behind the Scenes) 4 . Gods (Official Video) 5 . Lost (Zenith Paris La Villette) Track Listing : 1.All The Ways Love Can Feel (Musze, Hod David, Travis Sayles) - 05:21 . 2.The Fall (Musze,…

Maxwell releases ‘Maxwell Urban Hang Suite,’ his debut concept-album via Columbia (1996)

'Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite' is Maxwell's debut (and concept) album released on April 2, 1996 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.The Urban Theme (Maxwell) - 02:42 . 2.Welcome (Maxwell, Stuart Matthewman) - 05:18 . 3.Sumthin' Sumthin' (Maxwell, Leon Ware) - 04:18 . 4.Ascension (Maxwell, Itaal Shur) - 05:46 . 5.Dancewitme (Maxwell, Hod David) - 06:15 . 6....Til The Cops Come Knockin' (Maxwell,…

Happy Birthday Sade Adu. ‘Much Adu About Love Thing’

This day (January 16, 1959), in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria, is born Helen Folasade Adu known as Sade Adu or simply Sade an English singer-songwriter, lead vocalist of the British band Sade.Tracklist : 1 . Mr Wrong (1983) 2 . Cherry Pie (The Tube, 1984) 3 . Is It a Crime (The Old Grey Whistle Test, 1985) 4 . The Sweetest Taboo 5 . Paradise (1988) 6 . Interview 1992 7 . No Ordinary Love (Top Of The…

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s album : ‘Tony’ (1957)

Tony Bennett's 'Tony' is an album (re-titled 'Tony Bennett Showcase') produced by Ernest Altschuler and released on January 14, 1957 by Columbia. 1 . Love Walked In (1959) 2 . Taking A Chance On Love 3 . Without A Song (1959) 4 . Without A Song (Danny Thomas Show, 1/12/59) Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) - 02:58 . 2.You Can Depend On Me (Charlie Carpenter, Louis…

Chet Baker records the album ‘Chet’ with Herbie Mann, Pepper Adams, Bill Evans, Kenny Burrell, Paul Chambers and Connie Kay (1958)

Chet Baker's 'Chet' is an album recorded on December 30, 1958 & January 19, 1959 with Herbie Mann, Pepper Adams, Bill Evans, Kenny Burrell, Paul Chambers and Connie Kay. 1 . Rome (1956) 2 . You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To Track Listing : 1.Alone Together (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) - 06:52 . 2.How High The Moon (Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis) - 03:36 . 3.It Never Entered My Mind (Lorenz…

Tony Bennett records ‘In Person!’ an album with the Count Basie Orchestra (1958)

Tony Bennett's 'In Person!' is an album recorded on December 22 & 30, 1958 with the Count Basie Orchestra and released in 1959 by Columbia.1 . Just In Time Track Listing : 1.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 01:45 . 2.When I Fall In Love (Edward Heyman, Victor Young) - 02:20 . 3.Taking A Chance On Love (Vernon Duke, Ted Fetter, John Latouche) - 01:57 . 4.Without A…

B. B. King records his fifteenth studio album : ‘Lucille’ (1967)

B. B. King's 'Lucille' is his fifteenth studio album recorded on December 18 & 20, 1967 and released in 1968 By Bluesway.Track Listing : 1.Lucille (B. B. King) - 10:16 . 2.You Move Me So (B. B. King) - 02:03 . 3.Country Girl (B. B. King) - 04:25 . 4.No Money, No Luck Blues (Ivory Joe Hunter) - 03:49 . 5.I Need Your Love (Walter Spriggs) - 02:22 . 6.Rainin' All The Time (B. B. King) - 02:56 .…

Sarah Vaughan records ‘Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown’ for Emarcy (1954)

Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown' is an album also known as 'Sarah Vaughan,' recorded on December 18, 1954 and released in 1955 by Emarcy.Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Birdland (George Shearing, George David Weiss) - 04:06 . 2.April In Paris (Vernon Duke, E.Y. Yip Harburg) - 06:26 . 3.He'S My Guy (Gene De Paul, Don Raye) - 04:17 . 4.Jim (Caesar Petrillo, Edward Ross, Nelson Shawn) - 05:56 .…

Motown publish Stevie Wonder’s eighth album : ‘For Once in My Life’ featuring ‘Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day’ next to the title track (1968)

Stevie Wonder's 'For Once in My Life' is his eighth studio album recorded when he was eighteen years old and released on December 8, 1968.1 . For Once In My Life 2 . For Once In My Life(25th Anniversary Hall Of Fame) 3 . ShooB(e-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day (1968)) 4 . Shoo Bee Doo Bee Doo Da Day 5 . You Met Your Match 6 . I'm Gonna Make You Love Me (w/ Diana Ross) 7 . I Don't Know Why (Hollywood Palace,…

Dinah Washington records ‘The Swingin’ Miss D,’ an album arranged by Quincy Jones (1956)

Dinah Washington's 'The Swingin' Miss D' is a studio album arranged by Quincy Jones and recorded on December 4–6, 1956 and released in 1957 by Emarcy.Track Listing : 1.They Didn'T Believe Me (Jerome Kern, Herbert Reynolds) - 02:44 . 2.You'Re Crying (Leonard Feather, Quincy Jones) - 03:29 . 3.Makin' Whoopee (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) - 02:26 . 4.Ev'Ry Time We Say Goodbye (Cole Porter) - 02:27…

Alicia Keys releases her fifth album : ‘Girl on Fire’ featuring ‘Girl On Fire’ and ‘Brand New Me’ (2012)

Alicia Keys' 'Girl on Fire' is her fifth studio album released on November 22, 2012 by Rca.1 . New Day (On "Letterman") 2 . Listen To Your Heart (On "Letterman") 3 . Girl On Fire (Official Video) 4 . When It's All Over (Paris Bercy, 24.06.13, "Set The World On Fire" Tour) 5 . Fire We Make (w/ Maxwell, Official Video) 6 . Tears Always Win (Official Video) 7 . Not Even The King (Itunes Festival,…

B.B. King records ‘Live at the Regal’ at the Regal Theater in Chicago (1964)

B.B. King's 'Live at the Regal' is a live album recorded on November 21, 1964 at the Regal Theater in Chicago and released in 1965 By Abc.1 . Darlin' You Know I Love You (Live ) Track Listing : 1.Every Day I Have The Blues (Memphis Slim) - 02:38 . 2.Sweet Little Angel (Riley King, Jules Taub) - 04:12 . 3.It'S My Own Fault (Riley King, Jules Taub) - 03:29 . 4.How Blue Can You Get? (Leonard…

James Brown records ‘Soul on Top’ with conductor Oliver Nelson and Louie Bellson & his orchestra (1969)

James Brown's 'Soul on Top' is an album recorded on November 10–11, 1969, with conductor Oliver Nelson and Louie Bellson & his orchestra and released in 1970 By King.1 . It's A Man's Man's Man's World Track Listing : 1.That'S My Desire (Helmy Kressa, Carroll Loveday) - 04:10 . 2.Your Cheatin' Heart (Hank Williams) - 02:59 . 3.What Kind Of Fool Am I? (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) - 03:06…

The Beatles release their eleventh album : ‘Abbey Road’ featuring ‘Come Together,’ ‘Here Comes The Sun, ‘I Want You (She’s So Heavy)’ and more (1969)

The Beatles' 'Abbey Road' feat. 'Come Together' 'Here Comes The Sun', etc is their eleventh studio album released on September 26 , 1969 by Apple Records. 1 . octopus's Garden (w/ Ringo Starr, Live, 2005) 2 . Golden Slumbers, Carry That Weight, The End Track Listing : 1.Come Together (Lennon–Mccartney) - 04:20 . 2.Something (George Harrison) - 03:03 . 3.Maxwell'S Silver Hammer (Lennon–Mccartney)…

Bruce Springsteen releases his fifteenth album : ‘Magic’ featuring ‘Radio Nowhere’ (2007)

Bruce Springsteen's 'Magic' is his fifteenth studio album produced byBrendan O'Brien and released on September 25, 2007 by Columbia Records. 1 . Radio Nowhere 2 . You'll Be Comin' Down 3 . You'll Be Coming Down 4 . Livin' In The Future (Live, 28.9.2007) 5 . Your Own Worst Enemy (Pittsburgh, November 4, 2011) 6 . Girls In Their Summer Clothes (Perth Arena, 7 Feb 2014) 7 . Last To Die (Milan) 8 .…

Wes Montgomery and Jimmy Smith record their third collaboration album : ‘Jimmy & Wes: The Dynamic Duo’ (1966)

'Jimmy & Wes: The Dynamic Duo' by Wes Montgomery & Jimmy Smith is their third collaboration album, recorded on September 21, 23 & 28, 1966 and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Down By The Riverside (Traditional) - 10:02 . 2.Night Train (Jimmy Forrest) - 06:46 . 3.James And Wes (Jimmy Smith) - 08:13 . 4.13 (Death March) (Gary Mcfarland) - 05:22 . 5.Baby, It'S Cold…

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Maxwell, Sly and The Family Stone, Grover Washington Jr., Tower Of Power, The Crusaders, King Curtis and The Kingpins, Ohio Players, Booker T and The MG's, Joe Tex, The Voices Of East Harlem, Larry Graham, Maceo Parker

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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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RCA Victor publish ‘Honky Tonk Heroes,’ Waylon Jennings’ eighteenth album (1973)

Waylon Jennings' 'Honky Tonk Heroes' is his eighteenth studio album released on June 25, 1973 by RCA Victor1 . Honky Tonk Heroes (Opryland, August 12, 1978) 2 . Honky Tonk Heroes (1974) 3 . Old Five and Dimers 4 . Willy the Wandering Gypsy and Me  / Sick and Tired 5 . Let's All Help The Cowboys / Willy The Wanderin' Gypsy And Me (Live In TX 1975) 6 . You Asked Me To (Live In TX 1975) 7 . You Asked…

As we wish, today, Maxi Jazz a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the ‘BESTS’ of his band : Faithless

As we wish, today, English musician, rapper, singer and DJ, Maxwell Fraser better known as Maxi Jazz a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Faithless Video Tracklist : 1 . Insomnia 2 . We Come 1 3 . God Is a DJ 4 . One Step Too Far (w/ Dido) 5 . Why Go? (w/ Estelle) 6 . Mass Destruction 7 . Take The Long Way Home 8 . Tarantula 9 . Miss U Less See U More 10 .…

Columbia record ‘Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall’ (1962)

'Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall' is a live album recorded on June 9, 1962 at Carnegie Hall, New York City and released on July 23, 1962 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Broadway (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) - 02:10 . 2.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 02:08 . 3.All The Things You Are (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) - 03:04 . 4.Stranger In Paradise (Alexander Borodin,…

A&M publish Carpenters’ sixth album : ‘Horizon’ featuring ‘Solitaire’ (1975)

Carpenters' 'Horizon' is their sixth album produced by Richard & Karen Carpenter and released on June 6, 1975 by A&M1 . Only Yesterday 2 . Please Mr Postman 3 . Please Mr Postman 4 . In Concert at the New London Theatre (1976) Track Listing : 1.Aurora (Richard Carpenter, John Bettis) - 01:32 . 2.Only Yesterday (Richard Carpenter, John Bettis) - 04:11 . 3.Desperado (Don Henley, Glenn…

Melody Gardot releases her third album produced by Heitor Pereira : ‘The Absence’ (2012)

Melody Gardot's 'The Absence' is her third studio album produced by Heitor Pereira and released on May 29, 2012 by Verve Records.1 . Mira 2 . Medley (North Sea Jazz, 2012) 3 . So Long (Avo Session) 4 . So we meet again (San Sebastian Jazz Festival, 2012) 5 . Lisboa (Direct Live, October 2012) 6 . Impossible Love 7 . Goodbye (Olympia Paris, 5 November 2012) 8 . Yemanja Track Listing : 1.Mira…

Frank Sinatra starts the recording of ‘Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely’ arranged by Nelson Riddle (1958)

'Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely' is an album (also known as 'Sings for Only the Lonely' or simply 'Only the Lonely') recorded on May 29, June 24 & 26 1958 and released in September 1958 By Capitol.1 . Angel Eyes 2 . Angel Eyes Track Listing : 1.Only The Lonely (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 04:10 . 2.Angel Eyes (Matt Dennis, Earl Brent) - 03:46 . 3.What'S New? (Bob Haggart,…

Lady Gaga releases ‘Born This Way,’ her second album featuring ‘The Edge of Glory’ and ‘Judas’ (2011)

Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' is her second studio album released on May 23, 2011 by Interscope Records .Track Listing : 1.Marry The Night (Lady Gaga, Fernando Garibay) - 04:25 . 2.Born This Way (Lady Gaga, Jeppe Laursen) - 04:20 . 3.Government Hooker (Lady Gaga, Fernando Garibay, Paul Blair) - 04:14 . 4.Judas (Lady Gaga, Redone) - 04:09 . 5.Americano (Lady Gaga, Fernando Garibay, Paul Blair, Brian…

Willie Nelson releases ‘Stardust,’ his 22nd album featuring ‘Blue Skies’ and ‘All of Me’ (1978)

Willie Nelson's 'Stardust' is his 22nd studio album featuring 'Blue Skies' and 'All of Me,' produced by Booker T. Jones and released in April 1978 by ColumbiaTrack Listing : 1.Stardust (Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish) - 03:53 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 04:20 . 3.Blue Skies (Irving Berlin) - 03:34 . 4.All Of Me (Seymour Simons, Gerald Marks) - 03:54 .…

Jimmy Smith records ‘The Cat’ with a big band arranged by Lalo Schifrin (1964)

Jimmy Smith's 'The Cat' is an album recorded on April 27 & 29, 1964. with a big band arranged by Lalo Schifrin and released in September 1964 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Theme From Joy House (Lalo Schifrin) - 04:38 . 2.The Cat (From Joy House) (Lalo Schifrin, Rick Ward) - 03:24 . 3.Basin Street Blues (Spencer Williams) - 04:00 . 4.Main Title From The Carpetbaggers (Elmer Bernstein, Ray…

‘Starring Sammy Davis, Jr.’ is his debut album recorded for Decca (1955)

'Starring Sammy Davis, Jr.' is his debut studio album recorded on April 18, 1955 and released the same year by Decca.Track Listing : 1.The Lonesome Road (Gene Austin, Nathaniel Shilkret) - 02:10 . 2.Hey There (Richard Adler, Jerry Ross) - 02:48 . 3.And This Is My Beloved (Robert C. Wright, George Forrest) - 02:52 . 4.September Song (Maxwell Anderson, Kurt Weill) - 02:51 . 5.Because Of You…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Sings Songs from ‘Let No Man Write My Epitaph” for Verve (1960)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Sings Songs from 'Let No Man Write My Epitaph'' is an album recorded on April 14 - 19, 1960 and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Black Coffee (Sonny Burke, Paul Francis Webster) - 03:27 . 2.Angel Eyes (Earl Brent, Matt Dennis) - 03:27 . 3.I Cried For You (Gus Arnheim, Arthur Freed, Abe Lyman) - 03:26 . 4.I Can'T Give You Anything But Love, Baby (Dorothy Fields,…