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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…

This week In Soul Artists 31

Billy Preston, Ray Charles, Marvin Gaye, Gloria Gaynor, Rufus, Funkadelic, Sal, Destiny's Child, Earth, Wind, Fire, Macy Gray, The Jackson 5, Kool and The Gang. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 291 Posts we publish this week.…

Ringo Starr & All Starr Band rock LA (1989)

September 3, 1989 - Ringo Starr and his First All Starr Band - that is Clarence Clemons, Dr. John, Joe Walsh, Nils Lofgren, Billy Preston, Rick Danko, Levon Helm and Jim Keltner - share the stage at Greek Theatre in Los Angeles

Eric Clapton is in Ohio (2004)

July 12, 2004 - Eric Clapton shares the stage with Doyle Bramhall II (g, voc), Chris Stainton (kb), Billy Preston (kb, voc), Nathan East (b), Robert Randolph (pedal steel), Steve Gadd (d), Michelle John (back voc) and Sharon White ((back…

Ringo Starr invites his friends to Tokyo (1995)

June 27, 1995 - Ringo Starr has invited Billy Preston, Randy Bachman, John Entwistle among other friends at Nippon Budokan Hall in Tokyo, Japan<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Goodnightvienna-RVM-SMALL.jpg'…

This week In Soul Artists 22

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 Preston. They are the Soul…