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Hugh McCracken

Warner Bros. release Chaka Khan’s second solo album :…

Chaka Khan’s ‘Naughty’ is her second solo album produced By Arif Mardin and released on March 26, 1980 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Clouds (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) – 04:28 . 2.Get Ready, Get Set (Kathy Anderson, Ellison Chase, Bill Haberman, Art Jacobson) – 03:42 . 3.Move Me No Mountain (Jerry Ragovoy, Aaron Schroeder) […]

Steely Dan release their fourth album : ‘Katy Lied,’ their first to…

Steely Dan’s ‘Katy Lied’ is their fourth album (and the first to feature Michael McDonald) released in March 1975 by ABC. Track Listing : 1.Black Friday (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 03:33 . 2.Bad Sneakers (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 03:16 . 3.Rose Darling (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 02:59 . 4.Daddy Don’T Live In […]

Roberta Flack releases her fifth album : ‘Feel Like Makin’…

Roberta Flack’s ‘Feel Like Makin’ Love’ is her fifth solo album produced by Rubina Flake and released on March 1, 1975 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Feelin’ That Glow (Bobby Fusco, Sister Charlotte Laws, Gene Mcdaniels, Maurice Mckinley, Leon Pendarvis) – 05:48 . 2.I Wanted It Too (Ralph Macdonald, William Salter) – 02:51 . 3.I […]

Steely Dan release ‘Two Against Nature’ after a 20 years hiatus…

Steely Dan’s ‘Two Against Nature’ is their eighth (and first in 20 years) album released on February 29, 2000 by Giant. Track Listing : 1.Gaslighting Abbie (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:53 . 2.What A Shame About Me (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:17 . 3.Two Against Nature (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 06:17 . […]

‘Let Me in Your Life’ is Aretha Franklin’s twenty-second…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Let Me in Your Life’ is her twenty-second studio album (and one of her top-selling) released on February 25, 1974 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) – 03:29 . 2.Every Natural Thing (Eddie Hinton) – 02:37 . 3.Ain’T Nothing Like The Real Thing (Nick Ashford, Valerie Simpson) […]

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 […]

MCA publish B. B. King’s album : ‘There Must Be a Better World…

B. B. King’s ‘There Must Be a Better World Somewhere’ is an album fully written and produced by Dr.John and released in January 1981 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.The Victim (Dr. John, Doc Pomus) – 06:18 . 2.More, More, More (Jay Hirsh, Hugh Mccracken) – 04:39 . 3.You’Re Going With Me (Dr. John, Doc […]

Roberta Flack releases her sixth album : ‘Blue Lights in the…

Roberta Flack’s ‘Blue Lights in the Basement’ is her sixth studio album released on December 13, 1977 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Why Don’T You Move In With Me (Gene Mcdaniels) – 04:54 . 2.The Closer I Get To You (Reggie Lucas, James Mtume) – 04:41 . 3.Fine, Fine Day (Rachel Perry) – 04:51 . […]

Alicia Keys releases her second album : ‘The Diary of Alicia Keys’…

‘The Diary of Alicia Keys’ feat. ‘You Don’t Know My Name’ is her second studio album released on December 2, 2003 by J Records. Track Listing : 1.Harlem’S Nocturne (Alicia Keys) – 01:43 . 2.Karma (Kerry Brothers, Jr., Alicia Keys, Taneisha Smith) – 04:16 . 3.Heartburn (Alicia Keys, Tim Mosley, Walter Millsap Iii, Candice Nelson, […]

Steely Dan release their seventh album : ‘Gaucho’ featuring…

Steely Dan’s ‘Gaucho’ feat. ‘Hey Nineteen’ is their seventh studio album released on November 21, 1980 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.Babylon Sisters (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:55 . 2.Hey Nineteen (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:10 . 3.Glamour Profession (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 07:29 . 4.Gaucho Walter Becker, Donald Fagen, Keith Jarrett) […]

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’…

James Brown’s ‘Get On the Good Foot’ feat. ‘Cold Sweat’ & ‘Please, Please, Please’ is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2 (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Joe Mims) – 05:44 . 2.The Whole World Needs Liberation (James Brown, Bobby Byrd) – […]

Atlantic publish Roberta Flack’s third album : ‘Quiet Fire’…

Roberta Flack’s ‘Quiet Fire’ is her third studio album released in November 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Go Up Moses (Flack, Jesse Jackson, Joel Dorn) – 05:20 . 2.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) – 07:13 . 3.Sunday And Sister Jones (Gene Mcdaniels) – 04:48 . 4.See You Then (Jimmy Webb) – 03:40 . […]

Atlantic publish ‘Bette Midler’ her eponymous second album (1973)

Bette Midler’ is her eponymous second studio album produced by Arif Mardin, Barry Manilow and released on November 16, 1973 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Skylark (Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer) – 03:02 . 2.Drinking Again (Johnny Mercer, Doris Tauber) – 02:48 . 3.Breaking Up Somebody’S Home (Al Jackson Jr., Timothy Matthews) – 03:49 . 4.Surabaya […]

Hall & Oates release their second album : ‘Abandoned…

Hall & Oates’ ‘Abandoned Luncheonette’ is their second studio album produced by Arif Mardin and released on November 3, 1973 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.When The Morning Comes (Daryl Hall) – 03:12 . 2.Had I Known You Better Then (John Oates) – 03:22 . 3.Las Vegas Turnaround [The Stewardess Song] (John Oates) – 02:57 […]

Donald Fagen releases his first solo album : ‘The Nightfly’…

Donald Fagen’s ‘The Nightfly’ is his first solo album after Steely Dan, released on October 29, 1982 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.I.G.Y. (Donald Fagen) – 06:03 . 2.Green Flower Street (Donald Fagen) – 03:42 . 3.Ruby Baby (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Arranged By Donald Fagen) (Donald Fagen) – 05:39 . 4.Maxine (Donald Fagen) […]

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 […]

Paul Simon releases his fourth album : ‘Still Crazy After All These…

Paul Simon’s ‘Still Crazy After All These Years’ is hise fourth studio album co-produced with, Phil Ramone and released on October 6, 1975 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Still Crazy After All These Years (Paul Simon) – 03:26 . 2.My Little Town (Paul Simon) – 03:51 . 3.I Do It For Your Love (Paul Simon) […]