Anita O’Day’s ‘Trav’lin’ Light’ is an album (tribute to her idol Billie Holiday) recorded on January 18, 19, 1961 and released in 1961 By Verve. Track Listing : 1.Trav’Lin’ Light (Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Mundy, Trummy Young) – 03:36 . 2.The Moon Looks Down And Laughs (Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, Sid Silvers) – 03:58 . 3.Don’T […]
God Bless The Child
Freddie Hubbard’s ‘Bolivia’ is an album recorded between December 13, 1990 and January 14, 1991 In 1991 and released by Music Master. Track Listing : 1.Homegrown (Freddie Hubbard) – 08:41 . 2.Bolivia (Cedar Walton) – 06:54 . 3.God Bless The Child (Arthur Herzog Jr., Billie Holiday) – 06:31 . 4.Dear John (Freddie Hubbard) – 07:30 […]
‘Blood, Sweat & Tears’ feat. ‘Spinning Wheel’ is their eponymous second album released on December 11, 1968 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Variations On A Theme By Erik Satie [1St And 2Nd Movements] (Erik Satie, Dick Halligan) – 02:35 . 2.Smiling Phases (Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi, Chris Wood) – 05:11 . 3.Sometimes In Winter (Steve […]
Stevie Wonder’s ‘For Once in My Life’ is his eighth studio album recorded when he was eighteen years old and released on December 8, 1968. Track Listing : 1.For Once In My Life (Ron Miller, Orlando Murden) – 02:48 . 2.Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day (Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Stevie Wonder) – 02:45 . 3.You Met Your Match (Lula […]
Annie Lennox’ “Nostalgia” is her sixth studio album featuring a collection of her favourite songs from youth and released on October 27, 2014, Track Listing : 1.Memphis In June (Paul Francis Webster, Hoagy Carmichael) – 02:47 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) – 03:55 . 3.I Put A Spell On You (Screamin’ […]
‘Givin’ It Up’ by Al Jarreau & George Benson is their first collaboration album, released on October 24, 2006 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Breezin’ (Bobby Womack, Al Jarreau) – 05:40 . 2.Mornin’ (Al Jarreau, David Foster, Jay Graydon) – 05:02 . 3.’Long Come Tutu (Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau) – 06:37 . 4.God Bless The […]
Sheryl Crow, Nina Persson, Astrud Gilberto, Beth Hart, Tori Amos, Lady GaGa, Sade, Annie Lennox, Mariah Carey, Joni Mitchell, Amanda Palmer, PJ Harvey. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 310 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Sheryl Crow – All I […]
This day (September 12, 2000), in New York City, died Stanley Turrentine, an American jazz tenor saxophonist who began his prolific career with blues and rhythm and blues bands, and was at first greatly influenced by Illinois Jacquet.
This day (September 7, 1930), in New York City, is born Theodore Walter Sonny Rollins an American jazz tenor saxophonist.
Eric Dolphy’s ‘The Illinois Concert’ is a live album recorded on March 10, 1963 with Herbie Hancock and released in 1999 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Sigmund Romberg) – 20:17 . 2.Something Sweet, Something Tender (Eric Dolphy) – 01:28 . 3.God Bless The Child (Billie […]
Whitney Houston, Erykah Badu, Diana Ross, Brandy, Roberta Flack, Ray Charles, Lou Rawls, Dionne Warwick & Chuck Jackson, Luther Vandross, D’Angelo, Lauryn Hill, Kanye West. They are the 12 Soul Artists selected among the 173 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Whitney Houston – […]
Lou Rawls’ ‘Stormy Monday’ is his debut album also known as ‘I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water’ recorded on February 5–12, 1962, with the Les McCann trio and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.(They Call It) Stormy Monday (T-Bone Walker) – 03:45 . 2.God Bless The Child (Arthur Herzog, Billie Holiday) – […]
Sonny Rollins’ ‘The Bridge’ is an album recorded on January 30, February 13 & 14, 1962 and released In 1962 by Bluebird/RCA, three years after his unexpected early retirement in 1959. Track Listing : 1.Without A Song (Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose, Vincent Youmans) – 07:28 . 2.Where Are You? (Harold Adamson, Jimmy Mchugh) – 05:10 […]
Released on March 31, 2015, “Yesterday I Had the Blues: The Music of Billie Holiday” is an album-tribute to the legendary singer by José James, backed by Jason Moran, John Patitucci and Eric Harland.
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. [wptab name=’USA’ active=’active’] “An Evening Of Nostalgia” – Blu-Ray / DVD – with Annie Lennox captures one of music’s most popular and acclaimed artists […]
Released on March 9, 2015, “Lady Sings The Blues” is the third studio album by British singer Rebecca Ferguson. Track Listing : 1.Get Happy (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 02:48 . 2.Fine And Mellow (Billie Holiday)- 02:36 . 3.Embraceable You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 03:36 . 4.That Ole Devil Called Love (Allan Roberts, Doris […]