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Happy Birthday John Legend

December 28, 1978 - John Roger Stephens as known as John Legend, American singer and songwriter is 42. Happy Birthday SirReleased on December 28, 2004, "Get Lifted" is the debut studio album by John Legend. >>Released on October 24,…

Singing Sam Cooke

To Celebrate Sam Cooke, who passed away today fifty seven 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…

This week In Singing Ladies 50/52

Norah Jones, Joss Stone, Patti Smith, Bette Midler, Sheila E, Victoria Legrand, Amy Lee, Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys, Céline Dion, Darlene Love, Dinah Washington They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 285 Posts we publish this week.…

We remember Billie Holiday. ‘Billie Queen’

This day (July 17, 1959), in New York City, New York, died Eleanora Harris a.k.a Billie Holiday, an American jazz singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : My Man . Strange Fruit . What A Little Moonlight Can Do (1958) . Don't Explain…

We remember Jimmy Scott. ‘Little Big Jimmy’

This day (June 12, 2014), in LAs Vegas, died Jimmy Scott a.k.a Little Jimmy Scott, an American jazz vocalist famous for his high contralto voice,Digest Tracklist : The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face . All Of Me (2000) . w/ Lou Reed -…

This week In Soul Artists 19

David Ruffin, The Temptations, John Legend, Teddy Pendergrass, Gregory Porter, Johnnie Taylor, Bill Withers, Gladys Knight, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Deniece Williams, Rihanna, Diana Ross. They are the Soul Artists selected among the…

We remember Earl Hines. ‘Our Fatha Hines’

This day (April 22, 1983), in Oakland, California, died Earl Hines a.k.a Earl 'Fatha' Hines, an American jazz pianist. Digest Tracklist : Love Is Just Around The Corner . Antibes (1979) . Virginia (1976) . Berlin (1970) . Memories Of You…

Cassandra Wilson – Coming Forth by Day

Released on April 7, 2015, "Coming Forth by Day" is an album by Cassandra Wilson, dedicated to Billie Holiday and produced by Nick Launay.Track Listing : 1.Don'T Explain (Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr.) - 04:35 . 2.Billie'S Blues (Billie…

Rebecca Ferguson – Lady Sings the Blues

Released on March 9, 2015, “Lady Sings The Blues” is the third studio album by British singer Rebecca Ferguson.Track Listing : 1.Get Happy (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 02:48 . 2.Fine And Mellow (Billie Holiday)- 02:36 . 3.Embraceable You…