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Aretha Franklin

Kanye West releases his debut album : ‘The College Dropout’…

Kanye West’s ‘The College Dropout’ is his debut studio album released on February 10, 2004 by Roc-A-Fella Records. Track Listing : 1.Intro [Skit](Kanye West) – 00:19 . 2.We Don’T Care (Kanye West, Miri Ben-Ari, Ross Vannelli) – 03:59 . [Sampling : “I Just Wanna Stop” By The Jimmy Castor Bunch] . 3.Graduation Day (Kanye West, […]

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 […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Lady Soul’…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Lady Soul’ feat. ‘Chain of Fools’ is an album also including ‘(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman’ and other hits and released on January 22, 1968 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Chain Of Fools (Don Covay) – 02:46 . 2.Money Won’T Change You (James Brown Nat Jones) – 02:09 . 3.People […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Soul ’69’…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Soul ’69’ is an album of cover material released on January 17, 1969 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Ramblin’ (Maybelle Smith) – 03:10 . 2.Today I Sing The Blues (Curtis Lewis) – 04:25 . 3.River’S Invitation (Percy Mayfield) – 02:40 . 4.Pitiful (Rosie Marie Mccoy, Charlie Singleton) – 03:04 . 5.Crazy He Calls […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s sixteenth album : ‘This…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘This Girl’s In Love With You’ is an album produced by Jerry Wexler, Tom Dowd & Arif Mardin and released on January 15, 1970 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Son Of A Preacher Man (John Hurley, Ronnie Wilkins) – 03:19 . 2.Share Your Love With Me (Al Braggs, Deadric Malone) – 03:21 . […]

Aretha Franklin records ‘Amazing Grace,’ a live album for Atlantic…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Amazing Grace’ is a live album (& the biggest selling live gospel album of all time) recorded on January 13 & 14, 1972 and released on June 01, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Mary Don’T You Weep (Inez Andrews) – 07:28 . 2.Take My Hand, Precious Lord /You’Ve Got A Friend (Rev. […]

Herbie, Aretha et al honor Lionel Hampton (1992)

December 30, 1992 – CBS airs the Kennedy Center Honors ceremony where the recipients are Lionel Hampton, Paul Newman & Joanne Woodward, Ginger Rogers, Mstislav Rostropovich and Paul Taylor. The Lionel Hampton segment features Herbie Hancock, Aretha Franklin and more.

Singing With George Michael

George Michael, who passed away today two years ago, has performed with, beside his Wham! colleague, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : James Corden, Elton John, Paul Young , Elton John , Queen , Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, Mutya Buena, Whitney […]

Singing (and Playing) With Keith Richards

Keith Richards whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with, beside his famous Rolling Stones colleagues, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Eric Clapton, The Faces, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Sheryl Crow, Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger, James Cotton, Etta […]

George Benson records the album ‘Shape of Things to Come’ produced…

George Benson’s ‘Shape of Things to Come’ is a studio album (his first to be produced by Creed Taylor) recorded on August 27 & October 22, 1968 and released in 1969 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Footin’ It (George Benson, Don Sebesky) – 04:23 . 2.Face It Boy, It’S Over (Andy Badale, Frank Stanton) – […]

RCA publish ‘Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics,’ her…

‘Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics’ is her thirty eigth studio album featuring ten covers of songs made famous by female artists and released on October 17, 2014 by Rca. Track Listing : 1.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) – 03:53 . 2.Rolling In The Deep (Adele Adkins, Nickolas Ashford, Paul Epworth, Valerie Simpson) […]