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Al Green releases ‘Let’s Stay Together,’ an album produced By…

Al Green’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ is an album produced By Willie Mitchell and released on January 31, 1972 by HI Track Listing : 1.Let’S Stay Together (Al Green, Jackson, Willie Mitchell) – 03:18 . 2.La-La For You (Al Green, Willie Mitchell) – 03:31 . 3.So You’Re Leaving (Al Green) – 02:57 . 4.What Is This […]

Booker T. takes The MG’s to Oakland (1970)

January 31, 1970 – Booker T & The MGs – that is Booker T Jones, Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn and Al Jackson, Jr. – opens for Creedence Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California

Stax publish Eddie Floyd’s debut album : ‘Knock On Wood’…

Eddie Floyd’s ‘Knock On Wood’ is his debut album recorded from July till December 1966 at Stax Studios in Memphis, Tennessee and released on January 26, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:05 . 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner, Fats Domino) – 03:05 . 3.But It’S Alright […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

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 […]

Stax Records publish ‘Melting Pot,’ an album by Booker T. & the…

‘Melting Pot’ by Booker T. & the MGs is a studio album – the last to feature the classic lineup of Jones, Cropper, Dunn & Jackson – released in January 1971 by Stax Records. Track Listing : 1.Melting Pot (Booker T. Jones, Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn, Al Jackson, Jr.) – 08:15 . 2.Back Home […]

Atco Records publish Otis Redding’s debut album : ‘Pain in My…

Otis Redding’s ‘Pain in My Heart’ is his debut album produced by Jim Stewart and released on January 1, 1964 by Atco Records. Track Listing : 1.Pain In My Heart (Naomi Neville) – 02:22 . 2.The Dog (Rufus Thomas) – 02:30 . 3.Stand By Me (Ben E. King, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) – 02:45 . […]

Stax publish Sam & Dave’s third album ‘Soul Men’…

Sam & Dave’s ‘Soul Men’ is their third album featuring the hit ‘Soul Man’ and released on October 26, 1967 by Stax/Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Soul Man (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) – 02:36 . 2.May I Baby (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) – 02:38 . 3.Broke Down Piece Of Man (Steve Cropper, Joe Shamwell) – 02:46 […]

Al Green releases his fifth album : ‘I’m Still in Love with…

Al Green’s ‘I’m Still in Love with You’ is his fifth studio album released on October 23, 1972 by Hi. Track Listing : 1.I’M Still In Love With You (Al Green, Al Jackson, Jr., Willie Mitchell) – 03:12 . 2.I’M Glad You’Re Mine (Al Green) – 02:57 . 3.Love And Happiness (Al Green, Mabon Hodges) […]

Atlantic publish ‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett,’ his second album…

‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett’ is his second album (containing ‘Land of 1000 Dances’ and ‘In the Midnight Hour’) released in August 1966 by Atlantic. Track listing : . 1.Land of 1000 Dances (Chris Kenner) – 02:28. 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner) – 02:58. 3.634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.) (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:00. 4.Barefootin’ (Robert Parker) […]

Albert King records ‘Live Wire Blues Power’ at the Fillmore in San…

Albert King‘s ‘Live Wire Blues Power’ is an album recorded live on June 26, 1968 at the Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco and released by By Stax Records. Track Listing : 1.Watermelon Man (Herbie Hancock) – 04:04 . 2.Blues Power (Albert King) – 10:18 . 3.Night Stomp (Raymond Jackson, Albert King) – 05:49 . 4.Blues […]

Bill Withers releases ‘Just As I Am,’ his debut album featuring…

Bill Withers‘ ‘Just As I Am’ feat. ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’ is his debut studio album released in May 1971 by Sussex. Track Listing : 1.Harlem (Bill Withers) – 03:23 . 2.Ain’T No Sunshine (Bill Withers) – 02:04 . 3.Grandma’S Hands (Bill Withers) – 02:00 . 4.Sweet Wanomi (Bill Withers) – 02:34 . 5.Everybody’S Talkin’ (Fred […]

Capitol Records release Tina Turner’s fifth solo album : ‘Private…

Tina Turner‘s ‘Private Dancer’ is her fifth (and best-selling) solo album released on May 29, 1984 By Capitol Records. Track Listing : 1.I Might Have Been Queen (Jeanette Obstoj, Rupert Hine, Jamie West-Oram) – 04:10 . 2.What’S Love Got To Do With It (Terry Britten, Graham Lyle) – 03:49 . 3.Show Some Respect (Terry Britten, […]

The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band – Goin’ Home

Released on May 5, 2014, “Goin’ Home” is the seventh album by Kenny Wayne Shepherd. It is an exploration into the music of Shepherd’s biggest influences, and features guest performances by some of his closest friends Track Listing : 1.Palace Of The King (Donald “Duck” Dunn, Don Nix, Leon Russell) – 03:48 . 2.Everything Gonna […]

Eric Clapton is in Miami to record his second album : ‘461 Ocean…

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 […]

Al Green releases ‘Call Me’ produced by Willie Mitchell (1973)

Al Green‘s ‘Call Me’ is his sixth album produced by Willie Mitchell and released in April, 1973 by Hi Records. Track Listing : 1.Call Me (Come Back Home) (Al Green, Al Jackson, Jr., Willie Mitchell) – 03:03 . 2.Have You Been Making Out O.K. (Al Green) – 03:42 . 3.Stand Up (Al Green) – 03:25 […]

ATCO release ‘Donny Hathaway,’ his second album produced by Jerry…

‘Donny Hathaway’ is his eponymous second studio album Released on April 2, 1971 by ATCO Track Listing : 1.Giving Up (Van Mccoy) – 06:20 . 2.A Song For You (Leon Russell) – 05:25 . 3.Little Girl (Billy Preston) – 04:47 . 4.He Ain’T Heavy, He’S My Brother (Bob Russell, Bobby Scott) – 05:55 . 5.Magnificent […]

Volt release Otis Redding’s fourth album ‘The Soul Album’…

Otis Redding‘s ‘The Soul Album’ is his fourth studio album featuring among other session men Isaac Hayes and Booker T & the MGs released on April 1, 1966 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.Just One More Day (Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, Mcelvoy Robinson) – 03:31 . 2.It’S Growing (Smokey Robinson, Warren Pete Moore) – 02:47 […]