This week In Soul Artists 19/52

Rick James, The Temptations, Earth, Wind, Fire, Usher, Donna Summer, The Jackson 5, Thelma Houston, Snoop Dogg, Pharrell Williams, Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley, Black Uhuru, Peter Tosh, Grace Jones

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 19/52

Earth, Wind, Fire, Bob Marley, The Wailers, Peter Tosh, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder, Patti Smith, The Undertones, The Rolling Stones, Traffic, The Cure, Yes, Gladys Knight & The Pips

This week In Male Balladeers 19/52

Chet Baker, George Michael, Jeff Buckley, James Blake, Carlos Lyra, Bono, Eric Burdon, Steve Winwood, Billy Joel, Bob Marley, Donovan, Dan Auerbach

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 18/52

Bob Seger, Tom Petty, the Heartbreakers, Aerosmith, Queen, AC/DC, Focus, Blue Öyster Cult, Leon Russell, JJ Cale, Bob Marley, the Wailers, Elvis Costello, the Attractions, Al Stewart

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 16/52

The J. Geils Band, Peter Frampton, John Lennon, Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, ABBA, Richie Havens, Dr. John, Bob Marley, The Wailers, Paul McCartney, Grateful Dead, Blondie

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 15/52

Elvis Presley, Deep Purple, Little Feat, David Bowie, Bob Marley, The Wailers, Fleetwood Mac, Al Green, Elton John, Aztec Two Step, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Barbra Streisand

This week In One-Off Collaborations 49/52

Tom Jones & Janis Joplin, George Harrison & Eric Clapton, Chris Stapleton, Sheryl Crow & Brandon Flowers, Erykah Badu & Jimmy Cliff, James Taylor & Mavis Staples, Roy Orbison & Johnny Cash, Jon Bon Jovi & Bruce Springsteen, Roger Daltrey & David Gilmour, Joe Cocker & Eric Clapton, Linkin Park & Jay~Z, Artists United Against Apartheid, Simple Minds &…

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

Akon releases his second album : ‘Konvicted’ featuring ‘Smack That,’ ‘I Wanna Love You’ and ‘Don’t Matter’ (2006)

Akon's 'Konvicted' is his second studio album featuring Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Styles P and T-Pain as guests and released on November 14, 2006 by Universal.1 . Shake Down ("AOL Sessions") 2 . Smack That (w/ Eminem, Official Video) 3 . Smack That ("AOL Sessions") 4 . I Wanna Love You (w/ Snoop Dogg) 5 . Never Took The Time ("AOL Sessions") 6 . Mama Africa ("AOL Sessions") 7 . Mama Africa (London) 8…

The Wailers release their fourth album : ‘Burnin” featuring ‘Get Up, Stand Up’ and ‘I Shot the Sheriff’ (1973)

The Wailers' 'Burnin' is their fourth album featuring Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer and released on October 19, 1973 by Island/Tuff Gong..1 . Get Up, Stand Up (w/ The Wailers) 2 . I Shot The Sheriff (Live) 3 . Duppy Conqueror (w/ The Wailers) Track Listing : 1.Get Up, Stand Up (Bob Marley, Peter Tosh) - 03:19 . 2.Hallelujah Time (Jean Watt) - 03:29 . 3.I Shot The Sheriff (Bob Marley)…

Me’shell Ndegeocello releases her fifth solo album : ‘Comfort Woman’ (2003)

Meshell Ndegeocello's 'Comfort Woman' is her fifth solo album released on October 14, 2003 by Maverick.Track Listing : 1.Love Song, No. 1 (Me'Shell Ndegeocello) - 04:03 . 2.Come Smoke My Herb (Me'Shell Ndegeocello) - 03:53 . 3.Andromeda & The Milky Way (Me'Shell Ndegeocello, Allen Cato) - 04:28 . 4.Love Song #2 (Me'Shell Ndegeocello) - 03:47 . 5.Body (Me'Shell Ndegeocello) - 03:42 .…

Happy Birthday Sting. ‘Sumner Time’

This day (October 2, 1951), in Wallsend, Northumberland, England, is born Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner a.k.a. Sting, English singer and songwriter, co-founder of The PoliceTracklist : 1 . Only the Wind (w/ Eberhard Schoener & The Police ,1978) 2 . Message In A Bottle (w/ The Police) 3 . Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic (w/ The Police) 4 . Murder By Numbers (w/ The Police, Oakland, 1983) 5…

Happy Birthday King Sunny Adé. ‘Long Live the King’

This day ( September 22, 1946), in Ondo, Nigeria, is born Sunday Adeniyi a.k.a King Sunny Adé, a performer of Yoruba Nigerian jùjú music. Tracklist : 1 . High Praise // independence High Praise (2019) 2 . Mo Ro Oju O (2016) 3 . Live In London (2012) 4 . w/ His African Beats – Oluwa No’O Jeun Kan / Sijuade 5 . Live In Lagos (2009) 6 . Live In Atlanta 7 . w/ The African Beats – (1984) 8 . Ja Funmi…

Covers By Katie Melua

Heartbreak Hotel, Blowing In The Wind, 5 10 15 Hours, Blues In The Night, I Put A Spell On You, I Shot The Sheriff, On The Road Again, Piece Of My Heart, Kozmic Blues, Love, Dream A Little Dream Of Me, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

We remember Peter Tosh. ‘Legalize Pete’

This day (September 11, 1987), in Jamaica, died Winston Hubert McIntosh a.k.a Peter Tosh, a Jamaican reggae musician.Tracklist : 1 . Legalize It 2 . Rastafari Is 3 . Mama Africa 4 . Johnny B Goode 5 . Bush Doctor (1979) 6 . Get Up Stand Up (1979) 7 . w/ Mick Jagger – Walk & Don T Look Back 8 . w/ Bob Marley – Concrete Jungle (1973) Tracklist : Legalize It . Get Up, Stand Up . Equal Rights .…

Macy Gray releases ‘Stripped,’ a live album recorded at a Brooklyn church (2016)

Macy Gray's 'Stripped' is her second live album recorded at a non-active Brooklyn church with a jazz quartet and released on September 9, 2016 by Chesky Records.1 . One On One, November 25Th, 2015 City Winery New York, Full Session 2 . Annabelle Track Listing : 1.Annabelle (Macy Gray, David Sardy, Mayaeni Strauss, Adam Waldman) - 05:10 . 2.Sweet Baby (Macy Gray,Joe Solo) - 05:03 . 3.I Try (Macy…

Bunny Wailer releases his debut album : ‘Blackheart Man’ (1976)

Bunny Wailer's 'Blackheart Man' is his debut album released on September 8, 1976 by Solomonic, Island.1 . Blackheart Man (w/ David Rodigan) 2 . Dreamland (1986) Track Listing : 1.Blackheart Man (Bunny Wailer) - 06:17 . 2.Fighting Against Conviction (Bunny Wailer) - 05:11 . 3.The Oppressed Song (Bunny Wailer) - 03:22 . 4.Fig Tree (Bunny Wailer) - 03:07 . 5.Dream Land (Bunny Wailer) - 02:47 .…

Feliz Aniversário Caetano Veloso. ‘Sozinho em Bossa’

This day (August 7, 1942), in Santo Amaro da Purificação, Bahia, is born Caetano Veloso, a Brazilian composer, singer, guitarist and writer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Ivan Sacerdote - Trilhos Urbanos (2020) 2 . w/ Maria Bethânia, Moreno, Zeca e Tom Veloso - Pérola Negra (2019) 3 . Reconvexo (2018) 4 . w/ Gilberto Gil - Nossa Gente (2015) 5 . Cucurrucucu Paloma 6 . Descobri Que Eu Sou Um Anjo (2012) 7 .…

Epic publish Finley Quaye’s debut album :’Maverick A Strike’ featuring ‘Even After All’ ‘1997)

Finley Quaye's 'Maverick a Strike' is his debut studio album featuring 'Even After All,' co-produced with Kevin Bacon and released on August 6, 1997 by 550 Music / Epic1 . Ultra Stimulation 2 . Ultra Stimulation (Israel) 3 . It's Great When We're Together 4 . It's Great When We're Together (Israel) 5 . Sunday Shining 6 . Sunday Shining (Live) 7 . Even After All 8 . Even After All ("Totp",…

Motown publish Stevie Wonder’s ‘Innervisions,’ his sixteenth album featuring ‘Higher Ground’ and ‘Living for the City’ (1973)

Stevie Wonder's 'Innervisions' feat.'Higher Ground' is his sixteenth studio album released on August 3, 1973 by Motown Records.1 . Innervisions (In Studio Performance + Interview, 1973) 2 . Visions (At Last, 2009) 3 . Golden Lady 4 . All in Love is Fair (studio) 5 . He's Misstra Know It All (1974) 6 . Higher Ground (w/ Shakira & Usher, Obama Inauguration) 7 . Living For The City (1974)…

Virgin release Ben Harper’s second album : ‘Fight for Your Mind’ (1995)

Ben Harper's 'Fight for Your Mind' is his second (and last before adding the Innocent Criminals to his line-up) album released on August 1, 1995 by Virgin.1 . Ground On Down 2 . Ground On Down 3 . Another lonely day 4 . Please Me Like You Want To (w/ Jack Johnson) 5 . Gold to Me 6 . Burn One Down 7 . Excuse Me Mr 8 . Excuse Me Mr (Eurockéennes, 2008) 9 . Fight For Your Mind (Rockpalast, 1998) 10…

Beastie Boys release their second album : ‘Paul’s Boutique’

Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique' is their second studio album released on July 25, 1989 by Capitol.1 . Shake Your Rump (Amsterdam) 2 . Egg Man 3 . High Plains Drifter (Japan Space Shower, 1995) 4 . POSSE IN EFFECT & HIGH PLAINS DRIFTER (Live, 98) 5 . Sounds of Science (Japan Space Shower, 1994) 6 . Sounds Of Science (Kawasaki, 1996) 7 . Hey Ladies 8 . Interview + Looking down the barrel of a…

Def Jam publish Public Enemy’s second album :’It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back’ featuring ‘Don’t Believe The Hype’ (1988)

Public Enemy's 'It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back' is their second studio album produced by member Chuck D and Hank Shocklee and released on June 28, 1988.by Def Jam / Columbia1 . Countdown To Armageddon (Chuck D Intro, Sydney) 2 . Countdown To Armageddon / Mind Terrorist (Live) 3 . Bring The Noise (Original Video) 4 . Bring The Noise (Official Video, w/ Anthrax) 5 . Don't Believe The…

James Brown starts the recording of ‘Live At The Apollo, Volume II’ (1967)

James Brown's 'Live At The Apollo, Volume II' is a live double album (follow-up to his 1963 'Live at the Apollo') recorded on June 24–25, 1967 and released in August 1968 by King.1 . Cold Sweat (Apollo Theater, March 1968) 2 . Kansas City (Apollo Theater, March 1968) Track Listing : 1.Introduction To The James Brown Show (James Brown) - 00:31 . 2.Think (Lowman Pauling) - 02:55 . 3.I Wanna Be…

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…

Concord Jazz publish Marcus Miller’s ‘Renaissance,’ his nineteenth album (2012)

Marcus Miller's 'Renaissance' is his nineteenth studio album released on May 28, 2012 by Concord Jazz. Track Listing : 1.Detroit (Marcus Miller ) - 05:45 . 2.Redemption (Marcus Miller ) - 06:09 . 3.February (Marcus Miller ) - 04:15 . 4.Slippin' Into Darkness (Sylvester Allen, Harold Ray Brown, Morris Dewayne Dickerson, Leroy Jordan, Charles Miller, Lee Oskar, Howard E. Scott ) - 09:17 . 5.Setembro…

Happy Birthday Lauryn Hill. ‘Over The Hill’

This day (May 26, 1975), in South Orange, New Jersey, is born Lauryn Noelle Hill simply known as Lauryn Hill, an American singer who was a member of the Fugees.Digest Tracklist : Rebel/I Find It Hard To Say (2016) . Unplugged (2014) . Could You Be Loved (2011) . Fugees – Medley (2005) . Fugees - Killing Me Softly (2004) . Adam Lives In Theory (2001) . & Carlos Santana & Cee-Lo - Do You…

The Black Crowes release ‘The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion’ featuring ‘Remedy’ (1992)

The Black Crowes' 'The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion' is their second studio album produced by George Drakoulias and released on May 12, 1992 by Def American Recordings.Track Listing : 1.Sting Me (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 04:39 . 2.Remedy (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 05:22 . 3.Thorn In My Pride (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) - 06:03 . 4.Bad Luck Blue Eyes Goodbye (Chris…

Virgin publish Peter Tosh’s debut album : ‘Legalize It’ (1976)

Peter Tosh's 'Legalize It' is his debut album as a solo artist, recorded in May 1976 and released in May 1976 by Virgin / Columbia .Track Listing : 1.Legalize It (Peter Tosh) - 04:35 . 2.Burial (Peter Tosh, Bunny Livingston) - 03:54 . 3.What'Cha Gonna Do? (Peter Tosh) - 02:25 . 4.No Sympathy (Peter Tosh) - 04:35 . 5.Why Must I Cry (Peter Tosh, Bob Marley) - 03:08 . 6.Igziabeher (Let Jah Be…

Santana releases their twenty-second album : ‘Corazón’ recorded with Gloria Estefan, Juanes, Miguel and others (2014)

Santana's 'Corazón' is their twenty-second studio album recorded with various singers and released on May 6, 2014 by Rca/Sony Latin Iberia. .Track Listing : 1.Saideira (Rodrigo Leão, Samuel Rosa, Juan Pablo Sorin) - 03:55 . 2.La Flaca (Pau Dones) - 04:10 . 3.Mal Bicho (Flavio Oscar Cianciarulo) - 03:37 . 4.Oye 2014 (Niles Hollowell-Dhar, Armando Christian Perez, Tito Puente) - 03:22 . 5.Iron Lion…

On English TV today, The Wailers at ‘The Old Grey Whistle Test’ (1973)

May 1, 1973 - if in England, do not miss The Wailers - that is Bob Marley (voc, g), Peter Tosh (voc, g), Bunny Wailer (voc, perc), Aston Barrett (b), Carlton Barrett (d) and Earl 'Wya' Lindo (kb) - at "The Old Grey Whistle Test" on BBC Channel 2<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/042284620116.jpg' alt='The Wailers – Catch a Fire' width='190' height='161'/><img…

Eric Clapton is in Miami to record his second album : ‘461 Ocean Boulevard’ featuring ‘I Shot the Sheriff’ (1974)

Eric Clapton's '461 Ocean Boulevard' is his second studio album recorded in April–May 1974 and released the following July by RSO.Track Listing : 1.Motherless Children (Traditional, Eric Clapton, Carl Radle) - 04:55 . 2.Give Me Strength (Eric Clapton) - 02:51 . 3.Willie And The Hand Jive (Johnny Otis) - 03:31 . 4.Get Ready (Eric Clapton, Yvonne Elliman) - 03:50 . 5.I Shot The Sheriff (Bob Marley)…

Happy Birthday Jimmy Cliff. ‘The Older He Comes’

This day (April 1, 1948), in St. James, Jamaica, is born James Chambers a.k.a. Jimmy Cliff, a Jamaican singer.Digest Tracklist : I Can See Clearly Now (2018) . Children (2015) . w/ Widespread Panic - Sitting in Limbo . w/ Bruce Springsteen - The Harder They Come ( 2012) . Jimmy Cliff - Bongo Man ( 2011) . Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductee (2010) . Rock In Rio Ii (1991) . At Orlando Stadium In…

Happy Birthday Tracy Chapman

March 30, 19** - Miss Tracy Chapman, an American singer-songwriter is @)_!. Happy Birthday Tracy"Tracy Chapman" is the self-titled debut album by Tracy Chapman, released on April 15, 1988. >>Released on October 3, 1989, "Crossroads" is the second album by Tracy Chapman. >> Released on November 14, 1995, "New Beginning" is the fourth album by Tracy Chapman >> is held in…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 12/52

Bob Marley, The Wailers, Wings, Jethro Tull, Deep Purple, Chicago, Eagles, America, Boz Scaggs, AC/DC, Van Halen, Frank Zappa, Stephen Stills They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 367 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Bob Marley . The Wailers . Satisfy my soul Lifted from : Island publish 'Kaya' recorded in…

Happy Birthday Sly Stone. ‘Sly, Higher and (one year) Older’

This day (March 15, 1943), in Denton, Texas, is born Sylvester Stewart, a.k.a. Sly Stone, an American musician, songwriter and frontman for Sly & the Family Stone.Tracklist : If You Want Me To Stay (2008) . Hot Fun In The Summertime & Wanna Take U Higher . Higher (1984) . w/ Tom Jones - Everyday People (1976) . Thank You (1970) . I Want To Take You Higher (1969) . w/ George Clinton -…

Annie Lennox releases her second solo album : ‘Medusa’ featuring ‘No More I Love You’s’ (1995)

Annie Lennox' 'Medusa' is her second solo album released on March 6, 1995 by RCA. Track Listing : 1.No More I Love You'S (Joseph Hughes, David Freeman) - 04:51 . 2.Take Me To The River (Al Green, Mabon Hodges) - 03:33 . 3.A Whiter Shade Of Pale (Keith Reid, Gary Brooker, Matthew Fisher) - 05:17 . 4.Don'T Let It Bring You Down (Neil Young) - 03:36 . 5.Train In Vain (Mick Jones, Joe Strummer) -…

We remember Bunny Wailer

March 2, 2021 - Mr.Bunny Wailer passed away in Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica aged 73. He is remembered.Released on October 19, 1973, "Burnin"" is the fourth album by The Wailers featuring Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer. >> Released on October 25, 1974 , "Natty Dread" is an album by Bob Marley & The Wailers without former bandmates Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer. >> Released…