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Billy Preston

Joe Cocker vs The Originals

To celebrate Joe Cocker who passed away today six years ago, we have selected twelve artists who originally performed the songs that made Cocker famous. "The Originals" are Billy Preston, Elton John, Jimmy Cliff, Albert Hammond, Bryan…

This week In Soul Artists 51/52

James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Betty Wright, Nina Simone, Carla Thomas, Nat King Cole, The Jackson 5, El DeBarge, Mary J. Blige, Ray Charles, Billy Preston, Syreeta, Alicia Keys. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 227 Posts we publish…

Singing George Harrison

To Celebrate George Harrison, who passed away 19 years ago today, we have selected twelve solo artists or bands who have covered the songs George wrote or co-wrote. They are Sruli Portnoy, Evan Rachel Wood, Santana, Davy Knowles, Peter…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 09/12

Marvin Gaye, The Doors, Johnny Cash, June Carter, José Feliciano, The Turtles, Billy Preston, John Lennon, Plastic Ono Band, Isaac Hayes, Bee Gees, Jimi Hendrix, Canned Heat, Johnny Mathis. They are the " '60s Throwback'" performers…