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Happy Birthday Stanley Jordan. ‘Fret Boarder’

This day (July 31, 1959), in Chicago, United States, is born Stanley Jordan, an American jazz/jazz fusion guitarist and pianist who played with Quincy Jones, Michal Urbaniak, and Richie Cole.Digest Tracklist : Eleanor Rigby (2019) . Voodoo…

Happy Birthday Martha Reeves. Vandellazing’

This day (July 18, 1941), in Eufaula, Alabama, is born Martha Reeves, an American R&B and Pop singer and former politician who was the lead singer of the Motown girl group Martha and the Vandellas.Digest Tracklist : Dancing In The…

Happy Birthday Doc Severinsen. ‘Doc Today’

This day (July 7, 1927), in Arlington, Oregon, is born Carl Hilding Severinsen a.k.a Doc Severinsen, an American pop and jazz trumpeter.Digest Tracklist : w/ the Airmen of Note – Live in Tennesse (2011) . Bugles commercial (1993) . on…

We All remember Ella Fitzgerald. ‘Hello Ella’

This day (June 15, 1996), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ella Fitzgerald, an American jazz singer, also known as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella.Digest Tracklist : Mack The Knife . w/ Frank Sinatra - The Lady Is A…

We remember Ray Charles. ‘Ray Of Light’

This day (June 10, 2004), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ray Charles, an American singer and musician.Digest Tracklist : Ray Charles & Stevie Wonder - Living For The City . A Song For You (1999) . What' D I Say (1997) . Hit The…

We Remember Joe Pass. ‘Virtuoso Joe’

This day (May 23, 1994), in Los Angeles, California, died Joseph Anthony Jacobi Passalaqua a.k.a Joe Pass, an Italian-American jazz guitarist.Digest Tracklist : & Roy Clark - Jambalaya (1993) . Summertime (1992) . & Niels-Henning…

Happy Birthday Willie Nelson. ‘Simple Nelson’

This day (April 29, 1933), in Abbott, Texas, U.S., is born Willie Hugh Nelson a.k.a Willie Nelson, American singer, songwriter and activistDigest Tracklist : Hello Walls . Mr. Record Man (1969) . Bloody Mary Morning (Austin City Limits,…

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

This day (April 9, 1945), in Irondequoit, New York, is born Steve Gadd, an American session and studio drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Hermine Deurloo (2020) . w/ Blicher & Hemmer - Up Close (2019) . Can't turn you loose (2018) . w/…

This week In Singing Ladies 04

Bonnie Raitt, Beth Hart, Tori Amos, Rihanna, Lana Del Rey, Kacey Musgraves, Adele, Céline Dion, The Corrs, Judy Collins & Joan Baez, Barbra Streisand, Annie Lennox. They are the Singing Ladies selected among the 220 Posts we publish…

Happy Birthday John Scofield. ‘Sco Hand’

This day (December 26, 1951), in  Dayton, Ohio, is born John Scofield, an American jazz guitarist and composer.Tracklist : w/ Jon Cleary - @Reigenlive (2019) . Icons at the fair (2018) . w/ Uberjam Band - Blue Matter (2017) . w/ Mehldau…

Happy Birthday Annie Lennox

December 25, 19** - Miss Annie Lennox, Scottish singer & songwriter, one half of Eurythmics with David A. Stewart is @)_!. Happy Birthday MissEurythmics' 'Be Yourself Tonight' feat. "Would I Lie to You?" is their fifth album released on…

We remember Ethel Waters. ‘Blue Waters’

This day (September 1, 1977), in Chatsworth, California, died Ethel Waters, an American blues, jazz and gospel vocalist and actress.Digest Tracklist : His Eye Is On The Sparrow ( 1975 ) . Suppertime . Taking A Chance On Love (1943) . I…

Happy Birthday Jamie Cullum. ‘Super Jamie’

This day (August 20, 1979), in Rochford, Essex, England, is born Jamie Cullum, a British pop and jazz singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : Drink (2019) . w/ Joss Stone - Come Together . Shape Of You . w/ Robbie Williams - Have…

Benny vs Artie

From 'Softly as in a morning sunrise' to 'Moonglow' , we have mixed 20 'Traditional Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Enduring rivalry between Artie Shaw and Benny Goodman'. It has Indian love call, Don't take your love from me, Bugle…

An Evening Of Nostalgia with Annie Lennox 

Captured at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles on January 28, 2015, "An Evening Of Nostalgia with Annie Lennox" is the only full concert performance of songs from her Nostalgia album. "An Evening Of Nostalgia" - Blu-Ray / DVD - with Annie…

Leon Russell – Life Journey

Released on April 1, 2014, "Life Journey" is an album by Leon Russell, consisting of a mix of originals and standards ranging from Robert Johnson’s “Come On in My Kitchen” to Billy Joel’s “New York State of Mind.”Track Listing : 1.Come On…