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Billy Preston

Eric Clapton releases ‘Reptile,’ his fifteenth studio album…

Eric Clapton’s ‘Reptile’ is the fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston and The Impressions and released on March 13, 2001 by Duck / Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Reptile (Eric Clapton) – 03:26 . 2.Got You On My Mind (Joe Thomas, Howard Briggs) – 04:30 . 3.Travelin’ Light (J. J. Cale) – 04:17 . 4.Believe In […]

Epic publish Luther Vandross’ ‘The Night I Fell in Love,’ his…

Luther Vandross’ ‘The Night I Fell in Love’ is his fourth studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on March 8, 1985 by Epic. Track Listing : 1.’Til My Baby Comes Home (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) – 05:31 . 2.The Night I Fell In Love (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) – 06:06 . 3.If Only […]

Aretha Franklin, backed by King Curtis & the Kingpins, tapes ‘Aretha…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Live at Fillmore West’ is her second live album recorded on March 5–7, 1971 and released on May 19, 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:53 . 2.Love The One You’Re With (Stephen Stills) – 04:15 . 3.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) – 05:55 . 4.Eleanor Rigby […]

King Curtis records ‘Live at Fillmore West’ while opening for Aretha…

King Curtis’ ‘Live at Fillmore West’ is an album recorded on March 5–7, 1971 with Aretha Franklin’s backing band, The Kingpins and released in August 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Memphis Soul Stew (Curtis Ousley) – 07:41 . 2.A Whiter Shade Of Pale (Gary Brooker, Keith Reid, Matthew Fisher) – 05:26 . 3.Whole Lotta […]

Sam Cooke records ‘Night Beat’ with Barney Kessell on guitar &…

Sam Cooke’s ‘Night Beat’ is his twelfth studio album recorded on February 22, 23 & 25, 1963 and released in August 1963 By Rca Victor. Track Listing : 1.Nobody Knows The Trouble I’Ve Seen (Traditional, Sam Cooke) – 03:22 . 2.Lost And Lookin’ (James W. Alexander, Lowell Jordan) – 02:09 . 3.Mean Old World (Sam […]

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 […]

Joe Cocker vs The Originals

To celebrate Joe Cocker who passed away today four 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 Adams, Randy Newman, INXS, Ray Charles, Leon Russell, Lovin’ Spoonful , The Box Tops, Dave Mason Here, original […]

Apple Records publish George Harrison’s fifth album : ‘Dark…

George Harrison’s ‘Dark Horse’ is his fifth studio album released on December 9, 1974 by Apple Records. Track Listing : 1.Hari’S On Tour [Express] (George Harrison) – 04:43 . 2.Simply Shady (George Harrison) – 04:38 . 3.So Sad (George Harrison) – 05:00 . 4.Bye Bye, Love (Felice Bryant, Boudleaux Bryant, George Harrison) – 04:08 . […]

Singing George Harrison

To Celebrate George Harrison, who passed away seventeen years ago, 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 Frampton, Yusuf Islam [Cat Stevens], The Analogues , Ann Wilson, Eric Clapton , Billy Preston, Pharrell Williams, […]

Eric, Paul, Billy et al celebrate George Harrison (2002)

November 29, 2002 – a year after George Harrison‘s death, his friends and family – Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Billy Preston, Tom Petty, Eric Clapton, Ravi Shankar and Anoushka Shankar and many more – will gather to play his songs at Royal Albert Hall in London

George Harrison releases his first solo album : ‘All Things Must…

George Harrison’s ‘All Things Must Pass’ feat. ‘My Sweet Lord’ is his first solo (triple) album released on November 27, 1970 by Apple. Track Listing : 1.I’D Have You Anytime (George Harrison, Bob Dylan) – 02:56 . 2.My Sweet Lord (George Harrison) – 04:38 . 3.Wah-Wah (George Harrison) – 05:35 . 4.Isn’T It A Pity […]

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Get Up with It’ (1974)

Miles Davis’ ‘Get Up with It’ is an album (his last before a five years retirement) collecting tracks recorded between 1970 and 1974 and released on November 22, 1974 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.He Loved Him Madly (Miles Davis) – 32:05 . 2.Maiysha (Miles Davis) – 14:49 . 3.Honky Tonk (Miles Davis) – 05:54 […]

Epic publish ‘There’s a Riot Goin’ On’ by Sly and the…

‘There’s a Riot Goin’ On’ by Sly and the Family Stone is their fifth studio album released on November 20, 1971 by Epic Records. Track Listing : 1.Luv N’ Haight (Sylvester Stewart) – 04:01 . 2.Just Like A Baby (Sylvester Stewart) – 05:12 . 3.Poet (Sylvester Stewart) – 03:01 . 4.Family Affair (Sylvester Stewart) – […]