Uptown Records release ‘Guy,’ their eponymous debut album produced by Teddy Riley & Gene Griffin (1988)

'Guy' is their eponymous debut studio album produced by Teddy Riley and Gene Griffin and released on June 14, 1988 by Uptown Records.1 . Groove Me 2 . Guy Groove Me (Apollo Live TV One, 1988) 3 . 'Round And 'Round (Merry Go ' Round Of Love) 4 . 'Round And 'Round (Live) 5 . Spend The Night 6 . Goodbye Love Track Listing : 1.Groove Me (Timmy Gatling, Gene Griffin, Aaron Hall, Teddy Riley) - 04:34…

Bobby Brown releases ‘Don’t Be Cruel,’ his second album featuring ‘My Prerogative’ (1988)

Bobby Brown's 'Don't Be Cruel' feat. 'My Prerogative' is his second studio album released on June 20, 1988 by MCA Records.1 . Don't Be Cruel (Official Video) 2 . My Prerogative 3 . Roni (Live) (Official Video) 4 . Roni ( Live ) 5 . Rock Wit'cha (Official Video) 6 . Every Little Step (Official Video) 7 . Every Little Step (The Arsenio Hall Show, 1988) 8 . I'll Be Good To You (Japan, 1989) Track…

This week In Soul Artists 24/52

Bobby Womack, Otis Redding, Rhiannon Giddens, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Ayo, Champion Jack Dupree, King Curtis, The Temptations, Guy, Toni Braxton, Chaka Khan, Isley Brothers

We remember Doc Cheatham. ‘Ninety Two Years of Doc Cheatham’

This day (June 2, 1997), in New York City, New York, died Adolphus Anthony Cheatham a.k.a Doc Cheatham, a jazz trumpeter, Tracklist : 1 . w/ Wynton Marsalis – In New-Orleans (1996) 2 . On The Sunny Side Of The Street 3 . NYPL jazz oral history (1993) 4 . w/ Arnett Cobb – Want A Little Girl / Keep On Punchin(1987) 5 . w/ Stu Katz, John Bany, Barrett Deems – Chicago Festival (1985) 6 . w/ Canadians…

We Remember Elvin Jones. ‘Heavy Elvin’

This day (May 18, 2004), in Englewood, New Jersey, died Elvin Jones, an American jazz drummer.Digest Tracklist : Night In Tunisia (1999) . A Love Supreme (1997) . A Different Drummer (1/2) . A Different Drummer (2/2) . w/ Mccoytyner, Freddie Hubbard, Ron Carter (1982) . The Children/Merry-Go-Round (1973) . John Coltrane Quartet – My Favorite Things (1965) . John Coltrane Quartet With Eric Dolphy…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°114 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

US3, RAE . CHRISTIAN, Tina Turner, Cypress Hill, . Tribe Called Quest, Raja Nee, Queen Pen, Silver Bullet, Dru Hill, Funky Green Dogs, Michelle Gayle, 2PacThey are the performers of the twelve vintage hip-hop, soul, etc. tracks that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (09/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more Hip-Hop…

We remember Bucky Pizzarelli. ‘A century for Bucky’

This day (April 1, 2020), in Saddle River, New Jersey, died John Paul 'Bucky' Pizzarelli, an American Jazz guitarist and banjoistTracklist : All Through The Night (1983) . w/ Frank Vignola - Fly Me To The Moon . On 7-String 2010 . w/ The Byo - Stompin' At The Savoy (2008) . w/ Craig Wagner, Brandon Coleman - All The Things You Are (2011) . w/ John Pizzarelli - Your Eyes/Nuages . w/ Tony Scott -…

Michael Jackson releases his eighth album : ‘Dangerous’ featuring ‘Black or White,’ ‘Remember the Time,’ ‘In the Closet’ and ‘Jam’ (1991)

Michael Jackson's 'Dangerous' is his eighth studio album released on November 26, 1991 and featuring the hits 'Black or White,' 'Remember the Time,' 'In the Closet,' 'Jam' and more by Epic Records.Track Listing : 1.Jam (Michael Jackson, René Moore, Bruce Swedien, Teddy Riley) - 05:39 . 2.Why You Wanna Trip On Me (Teddy Riley, Bernard Belle) - 05:25 . 3.In The Closet (Michael Jackson, Teddy Riley)…

Mariah Carey releases her seventh album : ‘Rainbow’ featuring ‘Heartbreaker’ and ‘Thank God I Found You’ (1999)

Mariah Carey's 'Rainbow' is her seventh studio album featuring among others Jay-Z, Usher, Snoop Dogg, Missy Elliott as guests and released on November 2, 1999 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Heartbreaker (Mariah Carey, Shawn Carter, Shirley Elliston, Lincoln Chase, Michael Walden, Jeffrey Cohen) - 04:46 . 2.Can'T Take That Away (Mariah Carey, Diane Warren) - 04:33 . 3.Bliss (Mariah…

Epic publish Michael Jackson’s tenth and final album : ‘Invincible’ featuring ‘You Rock My World’ (2001)

Michael Jackson's 'Invincible' is his tenth and final (and his first in six years) studio album, released on October 30, 2001 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Unbreakable (Michael Jackson, Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Nora Payne, Robert Smith, Christopher Wallace) - 06:26 . 2.Heartbreaker (Michael Jackson, Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Mischke Butler, Norman…

John Legend releases ‘Evolver,’ his third album featuring Kanye West, Brandy, Estelle, Andre 3000 et al (2008)

John Legend's 'Evolver' is his third studio album featuring Kanye West, Brandy, Estelle and Andre 3000, among other guests and released on October 28, 2008 by Good, Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Good Morning Intro (Drew Ramsey, Shannon Sanders) - 00:46 . 2.Green Light (André Benjamin, James Neng-Hsien Ho, Rick Nowels) - 04:44 . 3.It'S Over (Kanye West, Pharrell Williams) - 04:27 . 4.Everybody Knows…

Def Jam release LL Cool J ‘s tenth album : ‘The DEFinition’ (2004)

LL Cool J's 'The DEFinition' is his tenth studio album produced partly by Timbaland and released on August 31, 2004 by Def Jam Recordings., N.O. Joe and 7 Aurelius.Track Listing : 1.Headsprung (Timothy Mosley, J.T. "Tiny" Smith) - 04:27 . 2.Rub My Back (J.T. "Tiny" Smith) - 04:43 . 3.I'M About To Get Her (R. Kelly, J.T. "Tiny" Smith) - 04:21 . 4.Move Somethin' (J.T. "Tiny" Smith) - 03:39 .…

Wynton, Bucky, Doc et al salute Louis Armstrong in Newport (1990)

August 17, 1990 - Wynton Marsallis plus Doc Cheatham, Jacki Byard, Carrie Smith, Bucky Pizzarelli, Ruby Braff, Teddy Riley, Elvin Jones, Jon Faddis, Georges Wein and many others. They all pay tribute to Louis Armstrong. at Newport Casino in Newport, RI <a href='' target='blank'>More Info

Bobby Bland releases his debut album : ‘Two Steps from the Blues’ (1961)

Bobby Bland's 'Two Steps from the Blues' is his debut album released on January 1, 1961 by Duke.Track Listing : 1.Two Steps From The Blues (Deadric Malone, John Riley Brown) - 02:34 . 2.Cry Cry Cry (Deadric Malone) - 02:43 . 3.I'M Not Ashamed (Don Robey, Joseph Scott) - 02:36 . 4.Don'T Cry No More (Don Robey) - 02:28 . 5.Lead Me On (Deadric Malone) - 02:06 . 6.I Pity The Fool (Deadric Malone) -…