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…

We remember Minnie Riperton. ‘Still Lovin’ Her’

This day (July 12, 1979 ), in Los Angeles, California, died Minnie Riperton, an American singer-songwriter best known for her 1975 single Lovin' You.Tracklist : 1 . Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You (Live 1975) 2 . Memory Lane (1979) 3 . lovers & friends 4 . Young Willing And Able (1976) 5 . w/ George Benson – Misty 6 . Inside My Love (1975) 7 . Seeing You This Way (1974) Tracklist : Lovin' You…

Epic publish Minnie Riperton’s ‘Adventures in Paradise,’ her third album (1975)

Minnie Riperton's 'Adventures in Paradise' is her third studio album with music by The Crusaders, released on May 22, 1975 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Baby, This Love I Have (Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware, Richard Rudolph) - 04:02 . 2.Feelin' That Your Feelin'S Right (Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware, Richard Rudolph) - 04:22 . 3.When It Comes Down To It (Minnie Riperton, Richard Rudolph) - 03:24 .…

This week In Singing Ladies 28/52

Toni Braxton, Katie Melua, Beth Hart, Linda Ronstadt, Mavis Staples, Christine Mcvie, Macy Gray, Suzanne Vega, Minnie Riperton, Storm Large, Ella Fitzgerald, Sade Adu

This week In Soul Artists 21/52

Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Soul II Soul, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Patti LaBelle, Donna Summer, Aretha Franklin, Al Green, Minnie Riperton, Jackie Wilson, The Isley Brothers, Marvin Gaye

This week In Singing Ladies 21/52

Lalah Hathaway, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight, Minnie Riperton, Diana Ross, Lauryn Hill, En Vogue, Tina Turner, Jewel & Beyonce, Omara Portuondo

Stevie Wonder releases his eighteenth album : ‘Songs in the Key of Life’ featuring ‘Sir Duke’ ‘Pastime Paradise’ and ‘I Wish’ (1976)

Stevie Wonder's 'Songs in the Key of Life' is his eighteenth album released on September 28, 1976 by Motown Records.1 . Love's In Need Of Love Today (w/ Take 6, "From America: A Tribute To Heroes") 2 . Love's In Need Of Love Today (w/ George Michael, Live) 3 . Village Ghetto Land 4 . Songs In The Key Of Life - Ghetto Village Land 5 . Sir Duke 6 . I Wish (Live) 7 . I Wish 8 . Isn't She Lovely…

Stevie Wonder releases his seventeenth album : ‘Fulfillingness’ First Finale’ featuring ‘Boogie On Reggae Woman’ (1974)

Stevie Wonder's 'Fulfillingness' First Finale' feat. 'Boogie On Reggae Woman' is his seventeenth studio album released on July 22, 1974 by Tamla.1 . Boogie on Reggae Woman 2 . You Haven't Done Nothin' (Live) 3 . It Ain't No Use (Live) 4 . Bird of Beauty (London) Track listing : 1.Smile Please (Stevie Wonder) - 03:28. 2.Heaven Is 10 Zillion Light Years Away (Stevie Wonder) - 05:02. 3.Too Shy to…

Motown publish Syreeta Wright’s ‘Stevie Wonder Presents: Syreeta,’ her second album (1974)

Syreeta Wright's 'Stevie Wonder Presents: Syreeta' is her second album released on June 19, 1974 by Motown.1 . YOUR KISS IS SWEET (1989, London) 2 . Heavy Day (1974) Track Listing : 1.I'M Goin' Left (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) - 03:36 . 2.Spinnin' And Spinnin' (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) - 04:21 . 3.Your Kiss Is Sweet (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) - 04:31 . 4.Come And Get This Stuff…

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 Mariah Carey. ‘MC Superstar’

This day (March 27, 1969), in Huntington, New York,, is born Mariah Carey, American singerDigest Tracklist : Vision Of Love (1990) . Emotions (MTV AMA, 1991) . If It’s Over (1992) . Hero (Live at Jay Leno, 1993) . Anytime You Need a Friend (Letterman, 1994) . Without You (1996) . Honey . Heartbreaker (w/ Jay-Z) . Through The Rain (Live On Oprah, 2002) . Tribute To Michael Jordan (NBA All Star…

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 .…

Singing (and Playing) With George Benson

George Benson whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has played guitar or sang with . myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them. . They are . Rachelle Ferrell . Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill Scott, Earl Klugh, Minnie Riperton, Lee Ritenour, Natalie Cole, Benny Goodman, Noa, Count Basie Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

2Pac’s ‘Me Against the World’ is his third album on Interscope (1995)

2Pac's 'Me Against the World' is his third studio album recorded in 1994 and released on March 14, 1995 by Interscope. Track Listing : 1.Intro (2Pac) - 00:00 . 2.If I Die 2Nite (2Pac, Easy Mo Bee) - 04:02 . . 3.Me Against The World (2Pac, Burt Bacharach, Hal David, Minnie Riperton, Richard Rudolph, Leon Ware) - 04:38 . . 4.So Many Tears (2Pac, E. Baker, Eric Baker, Greg Jacobs, Stevie Wonder) -…

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 : Earth, Wind And Fire - Kalimba Tree . Earth, Wind & Fire - Boogie Wonderland (1997) . Earth, Wind & Fire - Can't Hide Love . Earth, Wind & Fire - Can't Let Go (1980) . Earth, Wind & Fire – After the Love has Gone (1979) .…