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Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I’M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) – 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) – 04:00 […]

Nina Simone records ‘Baltimore,’ an album for CTI (1978)

Nina Simone’s ‘Baltimore’ is an album recorded in January 1978 and released the same year by CTI Track Listing : 1.Baltimore (Randy Newman) – 04:39 . 2.Everything Must Change (Benard Ighner) – 03:58 . 3.The Family (John Hurley, Ronnie Wilkins) – 04:58 . 4.My Father (Judy Collins) – 04:54 . 5.Music For Lovers (Bart Howard) […]

Kudu Records publish Grover Washington, Jr’s debut album : ‘Inner…

Grover Washington, Jr’s ‘Inner City Blues’ is his debut album produced By Creed Taylor and released on January 3, 1972 by Kudu Records. Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Marvin Gaye) – 07:10 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) – 04:38 . 3.Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (Marvin Gaye) – 05:07 . […]

Nina Simone records ‘Sings the Blues,’ her first album for RCA…

Nina Simone’s ‘Sings the Blues’ is an album recorded on December 19, 1966 and released in 1967 By RCA Victor Track Listing : 1.Do I Move You? (Nina Simone) – 02:46 . 2.Day And Night (Rudy Stevenson) – 02:35 . 3.In The Dark (Lil Green) – 02:57 . 4.Real Real (Nina Simone) – 02:21 . […]

Quincy Jones releases ‘Q’s Jook Joint,’ an album featuring…

Quincy Jones’ ‘Q’s Jook Joint’ is an album (his first in six years) released on November 7, 1995 by Qwest. Track Listing : 1.Jook Joint Intro (Quincy Jones) – 01:32 . 2.Let The Good Times Roll (Fleecie Moore, Sam Theard) – 02:55 . 3.Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe) (Benny Golson, Quincy Jones, Queen Latifah) […]

Warner Bros. publish Paul Simon’s sixth solo album : ‘Hearts and…

Paul Simon’s ‘Hearts and Bones’ is his sixth solo album released on November 4, 1983 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Allergies (Paul Simon) – 04:37 . 2.Hearts And Bones (Paul Simon) – 05:37 . 3.When Numbers Get Serious (Paul Simon) – 03:25 . 4.Think Too Much (B) (Paul Simon) – 02:44 . 5.Song About […]

Billy Joel releases his sixth album : ’52nd Street’ featuring…

Billy Joel’s ’52nd Street’ feat. ‘My Life’ is his sixth studio album produced by Phil Ramone and released on October 13, 1978 by Family Productions/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Big Shot (Billy Joel) – 04:03 . 2.Honesty (Billy Joel) – 03:56 . 3.My Life (Billy Joel) – 04:44 . 4.Zanzibar (Billy Joel) – 05:13 . 5.Stiletto […]

RCA publish Diana Ross ‘Why Do Fools Fall in Love’ featuring…

Diana Ross ‘Why Do Fools Fall in Love’ is an album (the first she produced herself) released on September 4, 1981 by RCA. Track listing : 1.Why Do Fools Fall in Love (Frankie Lymon, Morris Levy) – 02:52 . 2.Sweet Surrender (Leonard Stack, Cheryl Christiansen) – 04:07 . 3.Mirror Mirror (Michael Sembello, Michael Matkowsky) – […]

Atlantic publish Roberta Flack’s second album : ‘Chapter Two’…

Roberta Flack’s ‘Chapter Two’ is her second album, released on August 12, 1970 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Reverend Lee (Gene Mcdaniels) – 04:31 . 2.Do What You Gotta Do (Jimmy Webb) – 04:09 . 3.Just Like A Woman (Bob Dylan) – 06:14 . 4.Let It Be Me (Gilbert Bécaud, Mann Curtis, Pierre Delanoë) – […]

Billy Joel releases ‘An Innocent Man,’ his ninth album featuring…

Billy Joel’s ‘An Innocent Man’ feat. ‘Uptown Girl’ is his ninth studio album released on August 8, 1983 by Family Productions/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Easy Money (Billy Joel) – 04:04 . 2.An Innocent Man (Billy Joel) – 05:17 . 3.The Longest Time (Billy Joel) – 03:42 . 4.This Night (Billy Joel, Ludwig Van Beethoven) – […]

Roberta Flack releases her fifth album : ‘Killing Me Softly’ (1973)

Roberta Flack’s ‘Killing Me Softly’ is a studio album released on August 1, 1973 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Killing Me Softly With His Song (Charles Fox, Norman Gimbel) – 04:49 . 2.Jesse (Janis Ian) – 04:03 . 3.No Tears (In The End) (Ralph Macdonald, William Salter) – 04:56 . 4.I’M The Girl (James Alan […]

Last week In Guitar Virtuosi 11

Larry Carlton, Eric Johnson, Carlos Santana, Julian Lage , Eric Clapton, Eric Gale, Al Di Meola, The Ventures, Pat Metheny, Les Paul, Slash, Robin Trower, Joe Satriani, Sonny Landreth. They are the 14 Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 266 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]

Teddy Pendergrass releases his fifth album : ‘TP’ featuring…

Teddy Pendergrass ‘ ‘TP’ feat. ‘Can’t We Try’ & ‘Love T.K.O.’ is his fifth album released on July 25, 1980 by Philadelphia International Records. Track Listing : 1.Is It Still Good To Ya? (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) – 04:36 . 2.Take Me In Your Arms Tonight (Duet With Stephanie Mills) (Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) – […]

Three Concerts with Richard Tee

Pianist extraordinaire, Richard Tee, who passed away today 15 years ago has been for almost 30 years a “top session keyboardist”. Very much in demand, Richard has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on http://go.rvm.pm/richardtee). The ‘Three Concerts with Richard Tee‘ are with Paul Simon, Grover Washington […]

Michael Jackson finishes the recording of his seventh album : ‘Bad’…

Michael Jackson’s ‘Bad’ is his seventh studio album, recorded from January till July 9, 1987 and released on August 31, 1987 by Epic.. Track Listing : 1.Bad (Michael Jackson) – 04:07 . 2.The Way You Make Me Feel (Michael Jackson) – 04:59 . 3.Speed Demon (Michael Jackson) – 04:01 . 4.Liberian Girl (Michael Jackson) – […]

A&M / CTI release Quincy Jones’ ‘Walking in Space’…

Quincy Jones’ ‘Walking in Space’ feat. ‘Killer Joe’ is a studio album recorded on June 18 & 19, 1969 and released in 1969 by A&M/Cti.. Track Listing : 1.Dead End (Galt Macdermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) – 04:05 . 2.Walking In Space (Galt Macdermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) – 12:06 . 3.Killer Joe (Benny Golson) […]