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Booker T. Jones

Happy Birthday Booker T Jones ‘Greener than Ever’

This day (November 12, 1944), in Memphis, Tennessee, is born Booker T.Jones, singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and frontman of the band Booker T. and the MGs, Digest Tracklist : Hey Ya (2019) . Try A Little Tenderness (2017) . Take Me to the River (2013) . w/ The Mg’S – Booker-Loo (1968) . Everything Is Everything . […]

Stax publish Sam & Dave’s third album ‘Soul Men’…

Sam & Dave’s ‘Soul Men’ is their third album featuring the hit ‘Soul Man’ and released on October 26, 1967 by Stax/Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Soul Man (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) – 02:36 . 2.May I Baby (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) – 02:38 . 3.Broke Down Piece Of Man (Steve Cropper, Joe Shamwell) – 02:46 […]

Macy Gray releases her eighth album : ‘The Way’ (2014)

Macy Gray’s ‘The Way’ is her eighth studio album released on October 7, 2014 by Happy Mel Boopy Touring Co. Track Listing : 1.Stoned (Tamir Barzilay, Martin Estrada, Ethan Farmer, Macy Gray, Happy Hinds, Mel Hinds, Adam “Royal Z” Waldman) – 04:05 . 2.Bang Bang (Andre Brissett, Macy Gray, Jason Hill, Sylvester Jordan) – 03:43 […]

New Edition release their sixth album : ‘Home Again’ featuring…

New Edition’s ‘Home Again’ is the sixth studio album featuring Bobby Brown and released on September 10, 1996 by MCA Records. Track Listing : 1.Oh, Yeah, It Feels So Good (Ricky Bell, Ronnie Devoe, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, James Brown, Fred Wesley, John Starks) – 06:02 . [Sampling : “The Payback” By James Brown] […]

Bob Dylan releases his twelfth album : ‘Pat Garrett & Billy the…

Bob Dylan’s ‘Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid’ feat. ‘Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door’ is his twelfth studio album (and soundtrack to the the Sam Peckinpah film of the same name), released on July 13, 1973 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Main Title Theme [Billy] (Bob Dylan) – 06:07 . 2.Cantina Theme [Workin’ For The Law] […]

Polydor publish Cream’s ‘Wheels of Fire,’ a double album…

Cream’s ‘Wheels of Fire’ is a double (a studio and a live) album produced by Felix Pappalardi and released in July 1968 by Polydor Atco. Track Listing : 1.White Room (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown) – 04:58 . 2.Sitting On Top Of The World (Walter Vinson, Lonnie Chatmon, Chester Burnett) – 04:58 . 3.Passing The Time […]

This week In Soul Artists 25

Ray Charles, Rachelle Ferrell, Booker T. Jones, Mavis Staples, Lionel Richie, James Brown, Chaka Khan, Childish Gambino, Terence Trent D’Arby, Incognito , D’Angelo, Maceo Parker. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 280 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Ray Charles – How […]

Me:nu Du Jour June 24 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOL TODAY We Listen To Wyclef Jean, Mavis Staples, James Brown, Beyoncé, Jackson Browne, Black Eyed Peas, Paul Desmond, Joe Zawinul, Wes Montgomery, Eliane Elias We Celebrate Jeff Beck, Mick Fleetwood, Fleetwood Mac, Bernie, Worrel We Watch Frank Zappa, Hot Tuna, Bob Marley, Stevie Wonder, Elvis Costello, Booker T Jones, Jason Mraz, Aerosmith, […]

Neil Young takes the MGs to Germany (2002)

May 18, 2002 – Neil Young will be backed by the Mgs – that is Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn, Booker T. Jones, Steve ‘Smokey’ Potts – plus Frank ‘Poncho’ Sampedro, Astrid & Pegi Young at “Rock am Ring” in Nürburgring, Germany

Reunited Cream starts the recording of ‘Royal Albert Hall London’…

Cream’s ‘Royal Albert Hall London’ is the live album of their reunion recorded on May 2, 3, 5and 6, 2005 and released on October 4, 2005 By Reprise. Track Listing : 1.I’M So Glad (Skip James) – 06:18 . 2.Spoonful (Willie Dixon) – 07:29 . 3.Outside Woman Blues (Blind Joe Reynolds) – 04:33 . 4.Pressed […]

Otis Redding records ‘Live in Europe’ at the Olympia Theatre in…

Otis Redding’s ‘Live in Europe’ is his first and unique live album recorded at the Olympia Theatre in Paris on March 21, 1967 and released during his lifetime by Volt/Atco.. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:00 . 2.Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 03:20 . 3.I’Ve Been Loving You Too Long (Jerry […]