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Atlantic Records release Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Now’ (1968)

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Now’ is an album produced by Jerry Wexler and released on June 14, 1968, less than six months after ‘Lady Soul’ by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Think (Aretha Franklin, Teddy White) – 02:19 . 2.I Say A Little Prayer (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 03:36 . 3.See Saw (Steve Cropper, Don […]

Ella Fitzgerald records two albums : ‘Ella’ and ‘Things…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella / Things Ain’t What They Used to Be ‘ is the combination of two separate studio albums recorded on May 26-30, 1969 and released .in 1970 by Reprise Track Listing : 1.Get Ready (Smokey Robinson) – 02:34 . 2.The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game (Smokey Robinson) – 03:01 . 3.Yellow Man […]

A&M publish ‘Carpenters,’ their eponymous third album featuring…

‘Carpenters’ feat. ‘Superstar’ is their eponymous third studio album released on May 14, 1971 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Rainy Days And Mondays (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) – 03:40 . 2.Saturday (John Bettis, Richard Carpenter) – 01:20 . 3.Let Me Be The One (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) – 02:25 . 4.(A Place To) Hideaway (Randy […]

The Bad Plus’ ‘Prog’

The Bad Plus’ ‘Prog’ is their fifth studio album released on May 8, 2002 by Heads Up. Track Listing : 1.Everybody Wants To Rule The World (Chris Hughes, Roland Orzabal, Ian Stanley) – 05:34 . 2.Physical Cities (Reid Anderson) – 09:08 . 3.Life On Mars? (David Bowie) – 06:02 . 4.Mint (Ethan Iverson) – 05:20 […]

Bruce Springsteen releases ‘Human Touch,’ his ninth album (1986)

Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Human Touch’ is his ninth studio album released By Columbia, on March 31, 1992, the same day than another release ‘Lucky Town’ Track Listing : 1.Human Touch (Bruce Springsteen) – 06:31 . 2.Soul Driver (Bruce Springsteen) – 04:39 . 3.57 Channels (And Nothin’ On) (Bruce Springsteen) – 02:28 . 4.Cross My Heart (Bruce […]

Verve publish Diana Krall’s tenth album : ‘Quiet Nights’…

Diana Krall’s ‘Quiet Nights’ is her tenth studio album co-produced with Tommy Lipuma and released on March 31, 2009 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Where Or When (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 04:10 . 2.Too Marvelous For Words (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) – 04:05 . 3.I’Ve Grown Accustomed To His Face (Frederick Loewe, Alan […]

Janet Jackson releases ‘Damita Jo,’ her eighth album (2004)

Janet Jackson’s ‘Damita Jo’ is her eighth studio album released on March 30, 2004 by Virgin. Track Listing : 1.Looking For Love (Intro) (Janet Jackson, David Ritz, Fabrice Dumont, Christophe Hetier, Stephan Haeri) – 01:29 . 2.Damita Jo (Janet Jackson, James Harris, Terry Lewis, Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila) – 02:46 . 3.Sexhibition (Dallas […]

2Pac’s ‘Me Against the World’ is his third album on Interscope…

2Pac’s ‘Me Against the World’ is his third studio album recorded in 1994 and released on March 14, 1995 by Interscope. Track Listing : 1.Intro (2Pac) – 00:00 . 2.If I Die 2Nite (2Pac, Easy Mo Bee) – 04:02 . [Samples : “Tonight Is The Night” By Betty Wright; “Tonight” By Kleeer; “Deep Cover” By […]

The Brad Mehldau Trio with Jeff Ballard on drums records ‘Day Is…

Brad Mehldau Trio’s ‘Day Is Done’ is an album (the first to feature Jeff Ballard on drums) recorded on March 13 & 14, 2005 and released on September 27, 2005 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.Knives Out (Radiohead) – 08:29 . 2.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 03:46 . 3.Martha My Dear (John Lennon, Paul […]

Pat Metheny records ‘What’s It All About’ a solo album for…

Pat Metheny’s ‘What’s It All About’ is a solo album of cover versions recorded in February 2011 and released on June 14, 2011 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.The Sound Of Silence (Paul Simon) – 06:33 . 2.Cherish (Terry Kirkman) – 05:28 . 3.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 07:46 . 4.Pipeline (Bob Spickard, Brian […]

Brad Mehldau records ‘Live in Tokyo,’ an album for Nonesuch (2003)

Brad Mehldau’s ‘Live in Tokyo’ is a live solo album recorded on February 15, 2003 at Sumida Triphony Hall and released on September 14, 2004 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.Intro (Brad Mehldau) – 04:37 . 2.50 Ways To Leave Your Lover (Paul Simon) – 06:30 . 3.My Heart Stood Still (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) […]

Luther Vandross records the album ‘Live Radio City Music Hall 2003’…

Luther Vandross ‘Live Radio City Music Hall 2003’ is a live album recorded on February 11 & 12, 2003 (two months before his hospitalization for a serious stroke) and released on October 14, 2003 by J. Track Listing : 1.Never Too Much(Luther Vandross) – 04:02 . 2.Here And Now (David Elliot, David L. Elliott, Terry […]

Kanye West releases his debut album : ‘The College Dropout’…

Kanye West’s ‘The College Dropout’ is his debut studio album released on February 10, 2004 by Roc-A-Fella Records. Track Listing : 1.Intro [Skit](Kanye West) – 00:19 . 2.We Don’T Care (Kanye West, Miri Ben-Ari, Ross Vannelli) – 03:59 . [Sampling : “I Just Wanna Stop” By The Jimmy Castor Bunch] . 3.Graduation Day (Kanye West, […]

Scepter publish Dionne Warwick’s debut album : ‘Presenting Dionne…

‘Presenting Dionne Warwick’ feat. ‘Don’t Make Me Over’ is her debut album, produced by Burt Bacharach and Hal David and released on February 10, 1963 by Scepter. Track Listing : 1.This Empty Place (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 02:55 . 2.Wishin’ And Hopin’ (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 02:55 . 3.I Cry Alone (Burt Bacharach, […]

Ella Fitzgerald records with the Duke Ellington Orchestra : ‘The Stockholm…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘The Stockholm Concert, 1966’ is a live album recorded on February 7, 1966 with the Duke Ellington Orchestra and released in 1984 by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Imagine My Frustration (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Gerald Wilson) – 05:13 . 2.Duke’S Place (Duke Ellington, Bob Katz, Bob Thiele) – 04:43 . 3.Satin Doll (Duke […]

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 […]

Jimmy Smith records ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ a…

Jimmy Smith’s ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ is a studio album recorded on January 20-21 & 27, 1964 with a big band and released in March by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Slaughter On Tenth Avenue (Richard Rodgers) – 07:06 . 2.Who’S Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?, Pt. 1 (Don Kirkpatrick, Keith Knox) – 04:29 . 3.Who’S […]