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David Ruffin

This week In Soul Artists 35

Marvin Gaye, Brandy, Prince, The New Power Generation, Macy Gray, David Ruffin, Eddie Kendricks, Barry White, Toni Braxton, Michael McDonald, Chaka Khan, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Alicia Keys, Lionel Richie. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 249 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]

Gordy publish The Temptations’ ‘With a Lot o’ Soul’…

The Temptations’ ‘With a Lot o’ Soul’ is an album (the most successful from their ‘classic 5’ era) released on July 17, 1967 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.(I Know) I’M Losing You (Cornelius Grant, Edward Holland, Jr., Norman Whitfield)- 02:30 . 2.Ain’T No Sun Since You’Ve Been Gone (Cornelius Grant, Sylvia Moy, Norman Whitfield) […]

Gordy release The Temptations’ fourth studio album : ‘Gettin’…

The Temptations ‘Gettin’ Ready’ is their fourth studio album marking their transition between Smokey Robinson to Norman Whitfield as producers and released on June 15, 1966 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.Say You (Robert Dobyne, Charles Jones, Robert Staunton) – 02:30 . 2.Little Miss Sweetness (Smokey Robinson) – 03:09 . 3.Ain’T Too Proud To Beg […]

This week In Soul Artists 19

David Ruffin, The Temptations, John Legend, Teddy Pendergrass, Gregory Porter, Johnnie Taylor, Bill Withers, Gladys Knight, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Deniece Williams, Rihanna, Diana Ross. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 229 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . David Ruffin & The […]

Gordy publish ‘Wish It Would Rain,’ an album by The Temptations…

The Temptations’ ‘Wish It Would Rain’ is an album (the final from the group’s ‘Classic-5’ era) released on April 29, 1968 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) (Roger Penzabene, Barrett Strong, Norman Whitfield) – 03:33 . 2.Cindy (Smokey Robinson) – 03:08 . 3.I Wish It Would Rain (Roger […]

Gordy publish The Temptations’ ‘Reunion’ featuring David…

The Temptations’ ‘Reunion’ is an album featuring David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks reunited after ten years and released on April 7, 1982 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.Standing On The Top (Rick James) – 09:48 . 2.You Better Beware (Barrett Strong) – 05:00 . 3.Lock It In The Pocket (Kerry Gordy, Benny Medina) – 04:30 […]

We Remember Dennis Edwards

February 1, 1943 – Mr.Dennis Edwards, American singer, member of The Temptations during more than 20 years passed away aged 75. He is remembered.

Motown publish The Temptations’s album : ‘In a Mellow Mood’…

The Temptations’ ‘In a Mellow Mood is an album composed mostly of standards and released on November 27, 1967 by Motown. Track Listing : 1.Hello Young Lovers (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) – 03:01 . 2.A Taste Of Honey (Ric Marlow, Bobby Scott) – 02:08 . 3.For Once In My Life (Ron Miller, Orlando Murden) […]

Gordy publish Temptations’ third album : ‘The Temptin’…

The Temptin’ Temptations’ is their third studio album released on November 1, 1965 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.Since I Lost My Baby (Warren “Pete” Moore, Smokey Robinson) – 02:51 . 2.The Girl’S Alright With Me (Eddie Holland, Eddie Kendricks, Norman Whitfield) – 02:49 . 3.Just Another Lonely Night (Ivy Jo Hunter, William “Mickey” Stevenson) […]

I Can’t Get Started (and Other Phony Excuses)

From ‘I Can’t Get Started’ to ‘Nobody’s Fault But Mine’ , we have mixed 16 ‘Jazz and Soul‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Excuses‘. It has Eddie Hinton, Rickie Lee Jones, Sekouba Bambino, Johnny Hodges and many more.

Everyday People

Starting and ending with ‘Everyday People’ made famous by  Sly and the Family Stone, we made a playlist powered by Hittin’Around. It has Bill Withers, Peggy Lee, Dionne Warwick, Natalie Cole and many more.

Jazzin’Around Dinah

From ‘Dinah’ to ‘Dinah’ , we have mixed 18 ‘linked together by a clue‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Akst, Lewis and Young‘. It has Otis Redding, Louis Prima, Fats Waller, Betty Roché and many more.