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Burt Bacharach

Atlantic Records release Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Now’ (1968)

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Now’ is an album produced by Jerry Wexler and released on June 14, 1968, less than six months after ‘Lady Soul’ by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Think (Aretha Franklin, Teddy White) – 02:19 . 2.I Say A Little Prayer (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 03:36 . 3.See Saw (Steve Cropper, Don […]

Ella Fitzgerald records two albums : ‘Ella’ and ‘Things…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella / Things Ain’t What They Used to Be ‘ is the combination of two separate studio albums recorded on May 26-30, 1969 and released .in 1970 by Reprise Track Listing : 1.Get Ready (Smokey Robinson) – 02:34 . 2.The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game (Smokey Robinson) – 03:01 . 3.Yellow Man […]

A&M publish ‘Carpenters,’ their eponymous third album featuring…

‘Carpenters’ feat. ‘Superstar’ is their eponymous third studio album released on May 14, 1971 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Rainy Days And Mondays (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) – 03:40 . 2.Saturday (John Bettis, Richard Carpenter) – 01:20 . 3.Let Me Be The One (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) – 02:25 . 4.(A Place To) Hideaway (Randy […]

The Bad Plus’ ‘Prog’

The Bad Plus’ ‘Prog’ is their fifth studio album released on May 8, 2002 by Heads Up. Track Listing : 1.Everybody Wants To Rule The World (Chris Hughes, Roland Orzabal, Ian Stanley) – 05:34 . 2.Physical Cities (Reid Anderson) – 09:08 . 3.Life On Mars? (David Bowie) – 06:02 . 4.Mint (Ethan Iverson) – 05:20 […]

Singing With Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has sang with a myriad of artists. We have selected twelve of them : Michael Buble, Céline Dion, Il Divo, Vince Gill, Ray Charles, Louis Armstrong, Neil Diamond, Barry Gibb, Kris Kristofferson, Judy Garland, Burt Bacharach, Michel Legrand Here, they are reunited in one […]

Bruce Springsteen releases ‘Human Touch,’ his ninth album (1986)

Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Human Touch’ is his ninth studio album released By Columbia, on March 31, 1992, the same day than another release ‘Lucky Town’ Track Listing : 1.Human Touch (Bruce Springsteen) – 06:31 . 2.Soul Driver (Bruce Springsteen) – 04:39 . 3.57 Channels (And Nothin’ On) (Bruce Springsteen) – 02:28 . 4.Cross My Heart (Bruce […]

Verve publish Diana Krall’s tenth album : ‘Quiet Nights’…

Diana Krall’s ‘Quiet Nights’ is her tenth studio album co-produced with Tommy Lipuma and released on March 31, 2009 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Where Or When (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 04:10 . 2.Too Marvelous For Words (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) – 04:05 . 3.I’Ve Grown Accustomed To His Face (Frederick Loewe, Alan […]

Janet Jackson releases ‘Damita Jo,’ her eighth album (2004)

Janet Jackson’s ‘Damita Jo’ is her eighth studio album released on March 30, 2004 by Virgin. Track Listing : 1.Looking For Love (Intro) (Janet Jackson, David Ritz, Fabrice Dumont, Christophe Hetier, Stephan Haeri) – 01:29 . 2.Damita Jo (Janet Jackson, James Harris, Terry Lewis, Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila) – 02:46 . 3.Sexhibition (Dallas […]

Parlophone publish ‘Please Please Me,’ The Beatles’ debut…

The Beatles’ ‘Please Please Me’ is their debut studio album produced by George Martin and released on March 22, 1963 by Parlophone. Track Listing : 1.I Saw Her Standing There (Mccartney–Lennon) – 02:55 . 2.Misery (Mccartney–Lennon) – 01:49 . 3.Anna (Go To Him) (Arthur Alexander) – 02:55 . 4.Chains (Gerry Goffin, Carole King) – 02:23 […]

2Pac’s ‘Me Against the World’ is his third album on Interscope…

2Pac’s ‘Me Against the World’ is his third studio album recorded in 1994 and released on March 14, 1995 by Interscope. Track Listing : 1.Intro (2Pac) – 00:00 . 2.If I Die 2Nite (2Pac, Easy Mo Bee) – 04:02 . [Samples : “Tonight Is The Night” By Betty Wright; “Tonight” By Kleeer; “Deep Cover” By […]

The Brad Mehldau Trio with Jeff Ballard on drums records ‘Day Is…

Brad Mehldau Trio’s ‘Day Is Done’ is an album (the first to feature Jeff Ballard on drums) recorded on March 13 & 14, 2005 and released on September 27, 2005 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.Knives Out (Radiohead) – 08:29 . 2.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 03:46 . 3.Martha My Dear (John Lennon, Paul […]

Pat Metheny records ‘What’s It All About’ a solo album for…

Pat Metheny’s ‘What’s It All About’ is a solo album of cover versions recorded in February 2011 and released on June 14, 2011 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.The Sound Of Silence (Paul Simon) – 06:33 . 2.Cherish (Terry Kirkman) – 05:28 . 3.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 07:46 . 4.Pipeline (Bob Spickard, Brian […]

Brad Mehldau records ‘Live in Tokyo,’ an album for Nonesuch (2003)

Brad Mehldau’s ‘Live in Tokyo’ is a live solo album recorded on February 15, 2003 at Sumida Triphony Hall and released on September 14, 2004 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.Intro (Brad Mehldau) – 04:37 . 2.50 Ways To Leave Your Lover (Paul Simon) – 06:30 . 3.My Heart Stood Still (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) […]