Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s thirty-sixth album : ‘A Rose is Still a Rose’ (1998)

Aretha Franklin's 'A Rose is Still a Rose' is her thirty-sixth studio album released on March 23, 1998 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.A Rose Is Still A Rose (Lauryn Hill) - 04:27 . 2.Never Leave You Again (Sean Puffy Combs, Kelly Price, Corey Rooney) - 04:36 . 3.In Case You Forgot (Bill Dickens, Tim Gant, Michael Gray) - 04:49 . 4.Here We Go Again (Troy Lee Broussard, Jermaine Dupri, Wayne Garfield,…

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,…

Elvis Presley records ‘Elvis Recorded Live on Stage in Memphis’ at the at Mid-South Coliseum in … Memphis (1974)

Elvis Presley's 'Elvis Recorded Live on Stage in Memphis' is his fifth live album recorded on March 20, 1974 at Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, Tennessee and released in July 1974 by RCA Records.Track Listing : 1.See See Rider (Traditional, Elvis Presley) - 03:03 . 2.Medley: I Got A Woman / Amen (Ray Charles, Renald Richard) - 04:45 . 3.Love Me (Jerry Leiber And Mike Stoller) - 01:50 . 4.Trying To…

Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s fourth album : ‘Radio Music Society’ (2012)

Esperanza Spalding's 'Radio Music Society' is her fourth studio album released March 20, 2012 by Heads Up International.Track Listing : 1.Radio Song (Esperanza Spalding) - 06:32 . 2.Cinnamon Tree (Esperanza Spalding) - 05:36 . 3.Crowned & Kissed (Spalding, Algebra Blesset)- 04:35 . 4.Land Of The Free (Esperanza Spalding) - 01:54 . 5.Black Gold (Esperanza Spalding) - 05:17 . 6.I Can'T Help It…

We remember Chuck Berry. ‘Ageless Rocker & Bluesman’

This day (March 18, 2017), in St. Charles County, Missouri, died Charles Edward Anderson 'Chuck' Berryan American guitarist, singe, songwriter and rock and roll pioneerTracklist : Johnny B. Goode (1958) . You Never Can Tell . Roll over Beethoven (1972) . Maybellene (1958) . Sweet Little Sixteen . No Particular Place To Go . w/ Tina Turner - Rock n roll music . Carol . w/ Robert Cray - Brown Eyed…

Fiction Records publish Elbow’s fourth album : ‘The Seldom Seen Kid’ (2008)

Elbow's 'The Seldom Seen Kid' is their fourth studio album co-produced with Craig Potter and released on March 17, 2008 by Fiction Records.Track Listing : 1.Starlings (Elbow, Guy Garvey) - 05:05 . 2.The Bones Of You (Elbow, Guy Garvey, George Gershwin, Dubose Heyward, Dorothy Heyward, Ira Gershwin) - 04:49 . 3.Mirrorball (Elbow, Guy Garvey) - 05:50 . 4.Grounds For Divorce (Elbow, Guy Garvey) -…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°307 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Bon Jovi, The Verve, Tori Amos, Conner Reeves, The Stone Roses, Gabrielle, Phil Collins, Ruby Turner, Cher, Jon Secada, Joe Roberts, BasiaThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (05/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour Toujours' - Vintage 90s Music…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 05/52

Fleetwood Mac, Ike, Tina Turner, Smokie, The Byrds, Neil Young, Crosby, Stills, Nash, Van Morrison, Electric Light Orchestra, Al Green, Genesis, Robert Wyatt, Alice Cooper They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 323 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way Lifted from : Fleetwood Mac…

This week In Soul Artists 05/52

Luther Vandross, Maurice White, Prince, Trey Songz, Al Green, Bettye Lavette, Ike and Tina Turner, Destiny's Child, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, The Temptations, Fugees. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 323 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Luther Vandross - Impossible Dream Lifted from : Mariah, Lionel, Brandy et…

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ (1972)

Aretha Franklin's 'Young, Gifted and Black' is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song 'To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I'M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) - 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) - 04:00 . 3.Rock Steady (Aretha Franklin) - 03:15 . 4.Young, Gifted And Black (Nina Simone) - 03:34 . 5.All…

We remember Wilson Pickett. ‘We Need The Wicked Pickett’

This day (January 19, 2006), in Reston, Virginia, died Wilson Pickett, an American R&B/Soul singer.Tracklist : Everybody Needs Somebody (1968) . w/ James Brown - Together . Mustang Sally . Wilson Pickett And Bee Gees - Hey Jude . The Midnight Hour (1999) . Land Of 1000 Dances (1966) . Funky Broadway . I'M In Love . Tracklist : Land of 1000 Dances . In the Midnight Hour . Mustang Sally . Hey…

Simon & Garfunkel release their second album : ‘Sounds of Silence’ featuring ‘The Sound of Silence,’ ‘Homeward Bound’ and ‘I Am a Rock’ (1966)

Simon & Garfunkel's 'Sounds of Silence' is their second studio album recorded in 1964 & 1965 and released on January 17, 1966 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.The Sound Of Silence (Paul Simon) - 03:05 . 2.Leaves That Are Green (Paul Simon) - 02:23 . 3.Blessed (Paul Simon) - 03:16 . 4.Kathy'S Song (Paul Simon) - 03:21 . 5.Somewhere They Can'T Find Me (Paul Simon) - 02:37 . 6.Anji (Davey…

We remember Teddy Pendergrass. ‘For Every Lady, Teddy’

This day (January 13, 2010), in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, died Theodore DeReese Teddy Pendergrass, an American R&B/soul singer and songwriter.Tracklist : Lady . Close The Door . Joy (2009) . W/ Harold Melvin The Blue Notes - Wake Up Everybody . The Whole Town'S Laughing At Me (1982) . If You Don'T Know Me By Now . Is It Still Good To Ya? (1980) . Love Tko . Tracklist : Close The Door . Love…

We remember David Bowie. ‘Just For One Day’

This day (January 10, 2016), in New York City, died David Robert Jones a.k.a. David Bowie, an English singer, songwriter and actorTracklist : Tonight (1964) . Space Oddity (Live, 1969) . Starman (1972) . The Jean Genie (1973 Top of the Pops) . Rebel Rebel (1974) . Young Americans (U.S. TV Ad, 1975) . Fame (Cher Show, 1975) . TVC 15 (Paris, 1976) . Heroes (Dutch TV, 1977) . Station To Station…

Happy Birthday Joan Baez. ‘Here’s To Joan’

This day (January 9, 1941), in Staten Island, New York, is born Joan Chandos Baez simply known as Joan Baez, an American folk singer and activist.Tracklist : It Aint Me Babe (BBC Television 1965) . With God on Our Side (1966) . Tears Of Rage (1968) . One Day at a Time (Woodstock, 1969) . Let It Be (Isle Of Wight, 1970) . Love Song to a Stranger (France, 1973) . Diamonds And Rust (French…

As we wish John Paul Jones, Led Zeppelin bassist, a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Led Zeppelin at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English bassist John Paul Jones a 'Happy Birthday,' here is the perfect time to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Led Zeppelin CREDITSPhoto : vinylmeisterAudio : Stairway to Heaven . Immigrant Song . Whole Lotta Love . Black Dog . Rock and Roll . Kashmir . Good Times Bad Times . Dazed and Confused . Ramble On . Babe I'm Gonna Leave You . Video : Whole Lotta Love (1997) . Immigrant…

This week In Male Balladeers 01/52

Harry Nilsson, Alex Turner, Lou Rawls, Elvis Costello, Townes Van Zandt, Michael Stipe, Ed Sheeran, George Benson, Smokey Robinson, Bobby 'Blue' Bland, Paolo Conte, Simon, Garfunkel They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 185 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Harry Nilsson - Gotta Get Up Lifted from : On English TV today,…

Happy Birthday Chris Potter

This day (January 1st, 1971), in Chicago, Illinois,, is born Chris Potter, an American jazz saxophonist, composer and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : w/ NYU Ensemble - Tangerine (2019) . w/ Dr Lonnie Smith Trio - @ Festival International de Jazz de Montréal (2018) . w/ Danilo Pérez, Avishai Cohen, Wycliffe Gordon, Ben Street & Adam Cruz (2017) . w/Ari Hoenig - @ Smalls Jazzcub (2015) .…

We remember George Michael. ‘Before He Went-Went’

This day (December 25, 2016), in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England, died Mr.Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou a.k.a George Michael, British singer, songwriter and half of the duo Wham!Tracklist : Going To A Town . White Light . December Song (I Dreamed Of Christmas) (2010) . An Easier Affair . I'm Your Man (Earls Court, 2008) . Idol (Wembley Arena, 2007) . Everything She Wants (Parkinson Show,…

Happy Birthday Bob James. ‘One, Two, Three, Fourplay’

This day (December 25, 1939), in Marshall, Missouri, is born Bob James, a keyboardist, arranger and producer.Tracklist : Mister Magic (2019) . Submarine (2018) . Westchester Lady (2016) . w/ Fourplay & New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra – Westchester Lady (2013) . The Fourplay – Sonnymoon (2012) . Angela . w/ Angels of Shanghai – Celebration (2006) . Westchester Lady . Mind Games (1999) . w/…

Happy Birthday Eddie Vedder. ‘Stormy Vedder’

This day (December 23, 1964), in Evanston, Illinois, is born Edward Louis Severson known as Eddie Vedder, American musician, singer, songwriter and lead vocalist of Pearl JamTracklist : Hunger Strike (w/ Temple Of The Dog) . Even Flow (w/ Pearl Jam) . Habit (w/ Mike Watt & Dave Grohl, 1995) . Trouble (Los Angeles, 1998) . Grievance (w/ Pearl Jam, Letterman, 2000) . I Am Mine (w/ Pearl Jam) .…

Wes Montgomery records his nineteenth album : ‘Down Here on the Ground’ for A&M (1967)

Wes Montgomery's 'Down Here on the Ground' is his nineteenth album recorded on December 20, 21, 1967 & January 22, 26, 1968 and released in 1968 By A&M.Track Listing : 1.Wind Song (Herb Alpert, Nick Ceroli, Neil Larsen, John Pisano, Paul Francis Webster) - 02:22 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 02:46 . 3.The Other Man'S Grass Is Always Greener (Tony Hatch,…

Tamla Records publish Marvin Gaye’s album : ‘Here, My Dear’ (1978)

Marvin Gaye's 'Here, My Dear' is a studio double album chronicling his ill-fated first marriage to Anna Gordy and released on December 15, 1978 by Tamla Records.Track Listing : 1.Here, My Dear (Marvin Gaye) - 02:48 . 2.I Met A Little Girl (Marvin Gaye) - 05:03 . 3.When Did You Stop Loving Me, When Did I Stop Loving You (Marvin Gaye) - 06:17 . 4.Anger (Delta Ashby, Ed Townsend, Marvin Gaye) - 04:04…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 50/52

ABBA, Fleetwood Mac, Sheila E, Sting, ZZ Top, Leonard Cohen, Television, The Clash, The Smiths, Paul Young, Tina Turner, Killing JokeThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 327 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . ABBA - Under Attack Lifted from : On English TV today, ABBA at 'Late Late Breakfast Show' (1982)2 .…

This week In Soul Artists 49/52

Otis Redding, Macy Gray, Shalamar, The Temptations, George Clinton, James Brown, Queen Latifah, Beyoncé, Martha Reeves, The Vandellas, Ike and Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 313 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Otis Redding - Respect Lifted from : On TV today, Otis Redding…

Tina, Petula, Ray et al tape ‘The Big T.N.T. Show’ (1965)

November 29, 1965 - The Ronettes, Ike & Tina Turner, Petula Clark, Bo Diddley, Donovan, The Byrds, Roger Miller, The Lovin' Spoonful, Joan Baez, Ray Charles and more. They all take part in the taping of "The Big T.N.T. Show" concert at the Moulin Rouge in Los Angeles, California More Info

Atlantic publish The Blues Brothers’ first album : ‘Briefcase Full of Blues,’ recorded live in Los Angeles (1978)

The Blues Brothers' 'Briefcase Full of Blues' is their first album released on November 28, 1978 by Atlantic Records.Track Listing : 1.Opening: I Can'T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) - 01:50 . 2.Hey Bartender (Floyd Dixon) - 03:01 . 3.Messin' With The Kid (Mel London) - 03:35 . 4.(I Got Everything I Need) Almost (Donnie Walsh) - 02:50 . 5.Rubber Biscuit (Charles Johnson, Adam R. Levy) - 02:57 .…

Freddie Hubbard records the album ‘Keystone Bop Vol. 2: Friday & Saturday’ with Joe Henderson and Bobby Hutcherson (1981)

Freddie Hubbard's 'Keystone Bop Vol. 2: Friday & Saturday' is a live album recorded on November 27 & 28, 1981 with Joe Henderson and Bobby Hutcherson and released in 1996 By Prestige.Track Listing : 1.One Of Another Kind (Freddie Hubbard) - 17:30 . 2.'Round Midnight (Bernie Hanighen, Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams) - 12:16 . 3.Red Clay (Freddie Hubbard) - 19:45 . 4.First Light…

Eric Clapton releases his tenth album : ‘August’ (1986)

Eric Clapton's 'August' is his tenth studio album mostly produced by Phil Collins and released on November 24, 1986 by Duck / Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.It'S In The Way That You Use It (Eric Clapton, Robbie Robertson) - 04:11 . 2.Run (Lamont Dozier) - 03:39 . 3.Tearing Us Apart (Eric Clapton, Greg Phillinganes) - 04:15 . 4.Bad Influence (Robert Cray, Michael Vannice) - 05:09 . 5.Walk Away…

Mary J. Blige releases her tenth album : ‘My Life II… The Journey Continues (Act 1)’ (2011)

Mary J. Blige's 'My Life II... The Journey Continues (Act 1)' is her tenth studio album released as a sequel to her 1994 album 'My Life' on November 21, 2011 by Matriarch.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Mary J. Blige, Jerry Duplessis, Kendu Isaac, Arden Altino, Sean Combs) - 01:16 . 2.Feel Inside (Mary J. Bligeandrea Martin, Duplessis, Altino, Nasir Jones, Dennis Coles, Robert Diggs, Gary Grice, Lamont…

Paul Desmond records ‘Summertime,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'Summertime' is an album recorded on October 10, 16 & 24, November 5 & 20 and December 26, 1968 and released in 1969 By Cti.Track Listing : 1.Samba (Struttin') With Some Barbeque (Louis Armstrong, Don Raye) - 04:26 . 2.Olvidar (Don Sebesky) - 05:33 . 3.Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 02:12 . 4.Emily (Johnny Mandel, Johnny Mercer) - 04:45 . 5.Someday My…

Whitney Houston releases ‘My Love Is Your Love,’ her fourth album featuring ‘When You Believe,’ ‘Heartbreak Hotel,’ ‘It’s Not Right, But It’s…

Whitney Houston's 'My Love Is Your Love' feat. 'Heartbreak Hotel' is her fourth (her first in eight years) studio album released on November 17, 1998 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.It'S Not Right, But It'S Okay (Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Isaac Phillips, Toni Estes) - 04:52 . 2.Heartbreak Hotel (Kenneth Karlin, Tamara Savage, Carsten Schack) - 04:41 . 3.My Love Is Your Love…

Happy Birthday Booker T Jones ‘Greener than Ever’

This day (November 12, 1944), in Memphis, Tennessee, is born Booker T.Jones, singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and frontman of the band Booker T. and the MGs,Digest Tracklist : Hey Ya (2019) . Try A Little Tenderness (2017) . Take Me to the River (2013) . w/ The Mg'S - Booker-Loo (1968) . Everything Is Everything . w/ The Mg'S - Green Onions . Npr Music Tiny Desk Concert . w/ The Mg'S -…

Arista publish Lisa Stansfield’s second album : ‘Real Love’ featuring ‘Change’ and ‘All Woman’ (1991)

Lisa Stansfield's 'Real Love' is her second studio album featuring the hit 'Change' and released on November 11, 1991 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.Change (Lisa Stansfield, Ian Devaneyandy Morris) - 05:39 . 2.Real Love (Lisa Stansfield, Ian Devaneyandy Morris) - 05:01 . 3.Set Your Loving Free (Lisa Stansfield, Ian Devaneyandy Morris) - 05:03 . 4.I Will Be Waiting (Lisa Stansfield, Ian Devaneyandy…

Cream release their second album : ‘Disraeli Gears’ featuring ‘Strange Brew’ and ‘Sunshine of Your Love’ (1967)

Cream's 'Disraeli Gears' feat. 'Strange Brew' & 'Sunshine of Your Love' is their second album released on November 10, 1967 by Reaction.Track Listing : 1.Strange Brew (Eric Clapton, Felix Pappalardi, Gail Collins) - 02:46 . 2.Sunshine Of Your Love (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown, Eric Clapton) - 04:10 . 3.World Of Pain (Felix Pappalardi, Gail Collins) - 03:03 . 4.Dance The Night Away (Jack Bruce, Pete…

Sony publish Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues’ (2001)

Tony Bennett's 'Playin' with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues' is an album recorded with famous other vocalists.and released on November 6, 2001 by Sony Records.Track Listing : 1.Alright, Okay, You Win (Mayme Watts, Sidney Wyche) - 03:31 . 2.Everyday (I Have The Blues) (Peter Chatman) - 03:38 . 3.Don'T Cry Baby (Saul Bernie, James P. Johnson, Stella Unger) - 02:43 . 4.Good Morning Heartache…

Happy Birthday Bryan Adams

November 5, 1959 - Bryan Guy Adams simply known as Bryan Adams, Canadian singer & songwriter is 62. Happy Birthday SirBryan Adams' 'Cuts Like a Knife' is his third studio album recorded in Vancouver during 1982 fall and released on 18 January 1983 by A&M Records. >> Bryan Adams takes part in The JUNO Awards 2016 held at Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Canada >> 4 MINUTES…

We remember Eddie Harris. ‘Incomparable’

This day (November 5, 1996), in Los Angeles, died Eddie Harris, an American tenor saxophone player.Digest Tracklist : w/ Les Mccann - Compared To What . That Is Why You'Re Over Weight . w/ John Scofield - She'S So Lucky (1994) . w/ Les Mccann & Eddie Harris Live In Ghana (1971) . Listen Here (1969) . w/ Les Mccann - Compared To What (1969) . Eddie Harris Top 10 : Listen Here . It's All…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘These are the Blues’ with Roy Eldridge and Wild Bill Davis for Verve (1963)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'These are the Blues' is an entire album of blues songs recorded on October 28-29, 1963 with Roy Eldridge and Wild Bill Davis and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Jailhouse Blues (Bessie Smith, Clarence Williams) - 05:25 . 2.In The Evening (When The Sun Goes Down) (Leroy Carr, Don Raye) - 04:27 . 3.See See Rider (Ma Rainey) - 02:39 . 4.You Don'T Know My Mind…