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This week In Male Balladeers 01

Joe Cocker, Jamie Cullum, Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, Robert Plant, Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach, Serj Tankian, Taj Mahal, Dan Fogelberg, Neil Diamond, Kenny Rogers, Boy George. They are the 12 Male Balladeers selected among the 273 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Joe Cocker […]

MCA publish Mary J. Blige’s fourth album : ‘Mary’ (1999)

Mary J. Blige’s ‘Mary’ is her fourth studio album, released on August 17, 1999 by MCA. Track Listing : 1.All That I Can Say (Lauryn Hill) – 05:30 . 2.Sexy (Mary J. Blige, Jadakiss, Stevie Wonder) – 04:47 . [Sample Of “I Can’T Help It” By Michael Jackson] . 3.Deep Inside (Mary J. Blige, Kevin […]

Luther Vandross releases his debut album : ‘Never Too Much’…

Luther Vandross’ ‘Never Too Much’ is his debut album released on August 12, 1981 by Epic. Track Listing : 1.Never Too Much (Luther Vandross) – 03:50 . 2.Sugar And Spice (I Found Me A Girl) (Luther Vandross) – 04:57 . 3.Don’T You Know That? (Luther Vandross) – 04:01 . 4.I’Ve Been Working (Luther Vandross) – […]

Heads Up International publish Earl Klugh’s ‘Hand Picked’…

Earl Klugh’s ‘Hand Picked’ is an album (featuring three duets and twelve soli) released on July 30, 2013 by Heads Up International. Track listing : 1.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 02:34. . 2.Lullaby of Birdland (George Shearing) – 02:28. . 3.Blue Moon (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 06:12 . 4.In Six (Earl Klugh) – […]

Stanley Turrentine records ‘Easy Walker’ for Blue Note (1966)

Stanley Turrentine’s ‘Easy Walker’ is an album recorded on July 8, 1966 with McCoy Tyner, Bob Cranshaw and Mickey Roker and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Meat Wave (Hank Johnson) – 04:45 . 2.They All Say I’M The Biggest Fool (Buddy Johnson) – 07:43 . 3.Yours Is My Heart Alone […]

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 […]