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Earl Klugh

This week In Jazz Legends (special collaborations) 20

Bobby McFerrin, The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Randy Crawford, Joe Sample, Kenny Garrett, Roy Ayers, Oscar D’Leon, Steve Turre, Joe Zawinul, Trilok Gurtu, Freddie Hubbard, Cedar Walton, Ron Carter, Lenny White, Jim Hall, Attila Zoller, Red Mitchell, Daniel Humair, George Benson, Earl Klugh, Grady Tate, Jimmy Smith, Stanley Turrentine, Hermeto Pascoal, Stan Getz, Larry Coryell, […]

Stevie Wonder releases his twentieth album : ‘In Square Circle’…

Stevie Wonder’ ‘In Square Circle’ is his twentieth (and featuring the hits ‘Part-Time Lover’, ‘Go Home’ and ‘Overjoyed’) album released on September 13, 1985 by Tamla/Motown Records. Track listing : 1.Part-Time Lover (Stevie Wonder) – 04:09 . 2.I Love You Too Much (Stevie Wonder) – 05:30 . 3.Whereabouts (Stevie Wonder) – 04:17 . 4.Stranger on […]

CTI publish George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ produced by Creed…

George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ is a studio album produced by Creed Taylor and released on August 23, 1973 by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Dance (George Benson, Pee Wee Ellis) – 10:31 . 2.When Love Has Grown (Donny Hathaway, Gene Mcdaniels) – 05:03 . 3.Plum (George Benson) – 05:31 . 4.Body Talk (George Benson) – 08:20 […]

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) – […]

Anita Baker releases ‘Compositions,’ her fourth album (1990)

Anita Baker’s ‘Compositions’ is her fourth album released on June 12, 1990 by Elektra. Track Listing : 1.Talk To Me (Anita Baker, Vernon Fails, Michael Powell) – 05:03 . 2.Perfect Love Affair (Anita Baker, Joel Davis) – 05:19 . 3.Whatever It Takes (Anita Baker, Marc Gordon, Gerald Levert) – 05:35 . 4.Soul Inspiration (Terry Britten, […]

This week In Jazz Legends 03

Lester Young, The Marsalis Family, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, McCoy Tyner Quartet, George Benson, Earl Klugh, Miles Davis, John Scofield, Elvin Jones Trio, Esperanza Spalding, Bobby McFerrin, Miles Davis, Coleman Hawkins. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 231 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

Singing (and Playing) With George Benson

George Benson whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has played guitar or sang with a myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them : Rachelle Ferrell , Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill Scott, Earl Klugh, Minnie Riperton, Lee Ritenour, Natalie Cole, Benny Goodman, Noa, Count […]

Me:nu Du Jour Mar. 3 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOL TODAY We Listen To Stevie Wonder, Metallica, U2, Gorillaz, Jethro Tull, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Duffy, Patti Smith, Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Satriani, Frank Zappa, Albert King We Watch Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, Little Eva, Manhattan Transfer, Linda Ronstadt, Steppenwolf, Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello, Joe Satriani, Metallica, Rachelle Ferrell, Jennifer […]

Arista Records publish Kenny G’s second cover album : ‘At…

Kenny G’s ‘At Last…The Duets Album’ is his second cover album recorded with David Sanborn , Arturo Sandoval, Leann Rimes, Earth, Wind & Fire, Yolanda Adams, Daryl Hall, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Richard Marx, Barbra Streisand and more and released on November 23, 2004 by Arista Records. Track Listing : 1.(Everything I Do) I Do […]

Benson Strictly Guitar

This Day (but in 2011), George Benson releases “Guitar Man” a mostly instrumental album. Now, guitar players are great on CD, but they are even better on video. By the simple fact that you can watch their fingers. (No you cannot on a CD).So we have compiled a “Benson Strictly Guitar” video playlist featuring a […]

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s ‘So Damn Happy,’ her first…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘So Damn Happy’ is a studio (and her first since ‘A Rose Is Still a Rose’ in 1998) album released on September 22, 2003 by Arista Records. Track listing : 1.The Only Thing Missin’ (Gordon Chambers, Troy Taylor, Rick Williams, Mylia Sunny Davis) – 03:07 . 2.Wonderful (Aleese Simmons, Ron Amen-Ra Lawrence) – […]

Midnight, Before, After And ’Round

From ‘Moanin´ At Midnight’ to ‘Long About Midnight’ , we have mixed 18 ‘Straight Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Midnight‘. It has Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen, Coleman Hawkins, Ella Fitzgerald, Cab Calloway and many more.

It’s Snow (or Never)

From ‘Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!’ to ‘Ornette Never Sleeps’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Snow (or … Never)‘. It has George Shearing & Billy May, Michel Legrand, Quincy Jones, Art Blakey and many more.

Wintertime (2)

From ‘Stessa Spiaggia. Stesso Mare’ to ‘Sunny’ , we have mixed 17 ‘Jazz, Latin & Reggae‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Winter (Warm Side)‘. It has Earl Klugh, Marcos Valle, Mel Torme, Mina and many more.

The Song Is Kern

From ‘Why Do I Love You’ to ‘Pick Yourself Up’, we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Jerome Kern‘. It has Benny Golson, John Coltrane, Nina Simone, Charlie Parker and many more.