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Aretha Franklin

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 06/12

Otis Redding, The Byrds, Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, Them, Small Faces, Joan Baez, Peggy Lee, Manfred Mann, The Beatles, The Yardbirds, Elvis Presley They are the " '60s Throwback'" performers selected among the 1670 Posts we publish…

This week In Soul Artists 25/52

Bobby Blue Bland, Aretha Franklin, Lou Rawls, Stevie Wonder, Joss Stone, Jill Scott, The Roots, Wyclef Jean, Beyoncé, Trombone Shorty, Orleans Avenue, Bobby Brown, The Neville Brothers, Clarence Clemons, Billy PrestonThey are the Soul…

Happy Birthday Bernard Purdie. ‘So Pretty’

This day (June 11, 1939), in Elkton, Maryland, is born Bernard Lee Purdie a.k.a Pretty Purdie, an American session drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Sugaray Rayford - (2018) . w/ Roy Bennett - Battle (2016) . Souper Groove (2015) . Funky…

We remember Ray Charles. ‘Ray Of Light’

This day (June 10, 2004), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ray Charles, an American singer and musician.Digest Tracklist : Ray Charles & Stevie Wonder - Living For The City . A Song For You (1999) . What' D I Say (1997) . Hit The…

Happy Birthday Tom Jones. ‘Miner Tom’

This day (June 7, 1940), in Treforest, Pontypridd, Wales, is born Sir Thomas John Woodward a.k.a Tom Jones, a Welsh singer.Digest Tracklist : Knock On Wood (2020) . w/ Bethzienna Williams - Cry To Me (2019) . Don't Knock (2017) . New Kiss…

This week In Singing Ladies 21/52

Lalah Hathaway, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight, Minnie Riperton, Diana Ross, Lauryn Hill, En Vogue, Tina Turner, Jewel & Beyonce, Omara Portuondo They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 330…

This week In Soul Artists 21/52

Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Soul II Soul, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Patti LaBelle, Donna Summer, Aretha Franklin, Al Green, Minnie Riperton, Jackie Wilson, The Isley Brothers, Marvin Gaye. They are the Soul Artists selected…

This week In Singing Ladies 15/52

Beth Hart, Sinead O'Connor, Katie Melua, Janis Joplin, Stevie Nicks, Lana Del Rey, Lorde, Mariah Carey, Mahalia Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitgerald, Beth Hart They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 295 Posts we publish this…

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 They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 03/12

The Beach Boys, Johnny Rivers, Cliff Richard, The Shadows, The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, Joni Mitchell, Ray Charles, The Temptations, Led Zeppelin, Bee Gees, Tim Buckley They are the " '60s Throwback' " performers selected among…

Singing With Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has sang with a myriad of soul and non-soul artists. We have selected twelve of them. They are Luther Vandross, Olivia Newton-John, Boyz II Men, Miguel, Aretha Franklin, Luciano…

Singing Diana Ross

To celebrate Diana Ross whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - we have selected twelve artists who perform songs that Miss Ross made famous. They are Beyoncé, Erykah Badu, Bee Gees, Amanda Cole, Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin ,…

Singing With Elton John (Oldies)

Elton John whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with a myriad of "oldies" artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : They are Olivia Newton John, Cher, Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, Billy Joel, RuPaul,…

This week In Soul Artists 10/52

Luther Vandross, Joss Stone, Lionel Richie & Kenny Chesney, Ernie Isley, Aretha Franklin, Incognito, Mary Wilson, King Curtis & The Kingpins, The Staple Singers, Gary Clark Jr. & William Bell, Ben Harper, Cesaria Evora. They are…

This week In Soul Artists 08/52

Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, John Legend, Seal, Aaron Neville, The Temptations, Michael Jackson, TLC, Aretha Franklin, Rihanna, Corinne Bailey Rae, Incognito. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 260 Posts we publish this week. Here,…

Singing With Smokey Robinson

Smokey Robinson whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with a myriad of soulful artists. We have selected twelve of them.They are Sheryl Crow, Joss Stone, Diana Ross, Ashanti, Linda Ronstadt, Dionne Warwick,…