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A Song For You

This week In Soul Artists 02

Etta James, Wilson Pickett, Parliament Funkadelic, Jackie Wilson, Aretha Franklin, Mavis Staples, Whitney Houston, Incognito, Erykah Badu & The Roots, Temptations, Corinne Bailey Rae, Sade. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 220 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Etta James – Midnight […]

Gordy publish The Temptations’ album : ‘A Song for You’…

The Temptations’ ‘A Song for You’ is an album featuring then-lead singer Dennis Edwards on the title track and released on January 16, 1975 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.Happy People (Don Baldwin, Jeffrey Bowen, Lionel Richie) – 03:38 . 2.Glasshouse (Charlemagne) – 03:54 . 3.Shakey Ground (Jeffrey Bowen, Al Boyd, Eddie Hazel) – 04:03 […]

We remember Donny Hathaway. ‘Donny, A Song For You’

This day (January 13, 1979), in New York City, died Donny Edward Hathaway, an American soul singer-songwriter and musician. Tracklist : The Ghetto . w/ Roberta Flack – Live . Put Your Hand In The Hand . Unsung . Tribute Film . Tracklist : The Ghetto . A Song For You . I Believe to […]

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 […]

This week In Soul Artists 39

Earth Wind and Fire, Tina Turner, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Sly and The Family Stone, Big Joe Turner, Jr. Walker, The All Stars, Marvin Gaye, Ne Yo, Parliament, Ray Charles, Luther Vandross. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 257 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

We remember Leon Russell. ‘A Song For Leon’

This day (November 13, 2016), in Nashville, died Claude Russell Bridges a.k.a. Leon Russell, an American musician, singer and songwriter. Digest Tracklist : w/ Willie Nelson, Ray Charles – A Song For You . w/ John Mayer – A Song For You . Life And Love (2002) . Lady Blue . w/ Jools Holland (1998) […]

This week In Soul Artists 51

Aretha Franklin, Ronald Isley, Dennis Edwards, Isaac Hayes, Earth Wind and Fire, Whitney Houston, Etta James, Dr. John, Allen Toussaint, Les Mccann, Eddie Harris, Narada Michael Walden, Parliament Funkadelic, The Pointer Sisters, Snoop Dogg, Wu Tang Clan, A Tribe Called Quest. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 250 Posts we publish this week. […]

Happy Birthday Chris Botti. ‘Botti And Soul’

This day (October 12, 1962), in Portland, Oregon, is born Chris Botti, an American trumpeter and composer. Digest Tracklist : w/ Leo Amuedo – Hallelujah (.2019) . When I Fall in Love (2017) . Hallelujah (2016) . w/ Caroline Campbell – at Cht. St. Michelle (2015) . w/ Sting – Seven Days (2014) . w/ […]

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Possibilities,’ his forty-fifth album…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Possibilities’ is his forty-fifth studio (featuring a myriad of famous guests) album released on August 29, 2005 by Vector/Hear Music. Track listing : 1.Stitched Up (Herbie Hancock, John Mayer) – 05:27 . 2.Safiatou (Harold Alexander) – 05:25 . 3.A Song for You (Leon Russell) – 07:05 . 4.I Do It for Your Love […]

Singing With Aretha Franklin

During her long career, Aretha Franklin, whose jpassed away last year, has duetted with several colleagues. We have selected fourteen of them : Dennis Edwards & Ronald Isley, Luther Vandross, Smokey Robinson, Lou Rawls, The Blues Brothers , Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, George Michael, Michael Mcdonald, Annie Lennox, Mariah Carey, Keith Richards & Whoopi Goldberg […]

‘Let Me in Your Life’ is Aretha Franklin’s twenty-second…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Let Me in Your Life’ is her twenty-second studio album (and one of her top-selling) released on February 25, 1974 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) – 03:29 . 2.Every Natural Thing (Eddie Hinton) – 02:37 . 3.Ain’T Nothing Like The Real Thing (Nick Ashford, Valerie Simpson) […]