To Celebrate Sam Cooke, who passed away today fifty six years ago, we have selected various solo artists or bands who have covered the songs that Cooke wrote or made famous. They are Brian Owens, Thomas Owens, Gregory Porter, Paul McCartney, The Avett Brothers, Jae Jin, The Prvlg, St Paul, The Broken Bones, Southside Johnny, […]
A Change Is Gonna Come
This day (December 11, 1964), in Los Angeles, California, died Sam Cooke, an American gospel, R&B, soul, and pop singer. Tracklist : Twistin’ the Night Away (1963) . Documentary (1964) . Blowing in the Wind . You Send Me . Old Man River . w/ Jackie Wilson – Cha Cha Cha (1958) . Tracklist : […]
This day (October 10, 2010), in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands, died Solomon Burke, American singer and archbishop of the United House of Prayer For All People. Digest Tracklist : Cry To Me . w/ De Dijk – Hold On Tight (2009) . Try A Little Tenderness . Everybody Needs Somebody To Love (2003) . Proud Mary . […]
This day (August 27, 1961), in Houston, Texas, is born Yolanda Adams, an American gospel singer.
Barry White, Luther Vandross, George Mccrae, Anthony Hamilton, Isaac Hayes, James Ingram, Patti Austin, Esther Phillips, Roberta Flack, The Neville Brothers, Lizz Wright, Sarah Vaughan, Aretha Franklin. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 227 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Barry White […]
This day (June 27, 2014, died Robert Dwayne ‘Bobby’ Womack, an American singer-songwriter and musician.
Jeff Beck’s ‘Live +’ is an album exploring Beck’s five decades catalog plus two new studio tracks and released on May 19, 2015. Track Listing : 1.Loaded (Jeff Beck) – 02:56 . 2.Morning Dew (Bonnie Dobson) – 04:32 . 3.You Know You Know (Jeff Beck) – 06:31 . 4.Why Give It Away (Delila) – 03:40 […]
Bill Frisell’s ‘History, Mystery’ is his twentieth album released on May 13, 2008 by Elektra Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.Imagination (Bill Frisell) – 01:51 . 2.Probability Cloud (Bill Frisell) – 04:45 . 3.Probability Cloud Part 2 (Bill Frisell) – 01:01 . 4.Out Of Body (Bill Frisell) – 02:27 . 5.Struggle (Bill Frisell) – 05:32 . […]
Aretha Franklin’s ‘I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You’ feat. ‘Respect. is her twelfth studio album released on March 10, 1967 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 02:29 . 2.Drown In My Own Tears (Henry Glover) – 04:07 . 3.I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You) […]
Sam Cooke’s ‘Ain’t That Good News’ is a studio (and the final to be issued during his lifetime) album released on March 1, 1964 by RCA. Track Listing : 1.Ain’T That Good News (Sam Cooke) – 02:30 . 2.Meet Me At Mary’S Place (Sam Cooke) – 02:44 . 3.Good Times (Sam Cooke) – 02:28 . […]
Besides her own songs, Beth Hart, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – can sing (almost) everything else. We have found twelve original (and somewhat classic) songs Beth has covered in public or on radio. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . I Don’t Need No Doctor Performed […]
This day (January 22, 1980), in Hahira, Georgia (USA), is born Lizz Wright, an American jazz/R&B singer.