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Isaac Hayes

Stax publish Eddie Floyd’s debut album : ‘Knock On Wood’…

Eddie Floyd’s ‘Knock On Wood’ is his debut album recorded from July till December 1966 at Stax Studios in Memphis, Tennessee and released on January 26, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:05 . 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner, Fats Domino) – 03:05 . 3.But It’S Alright […]

Atlantic publish The Blues Brothers’ first album : ‘Briefcase Full…

The Blues Brothers’ ‘Briefcase Full of Blues’ is their first album released on November 28, 1978 by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Opening: I Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 01:50 . 2.Hey Bartender (Floyd Dixon) – 03:01 . 3.Messin’ With The Kid (Mel London) – 03:35 . 4.(I Got Everything I Need) Almost […]

Motown publish Erykah Badu’s second album : ‘Mama’s Gun’…

Erykah Badu’s ‘Mama’s Gun’ feat. ‘Bag Lady’ is her second studio album rReleased on November 21, 2000 by Motown Records Track Listing : 1.Penitentiary Philosophy (Erykah Badu, James Poyser, A. K. “?Uestlove” Thompson) – 6:09 . 2.Didn’T Cha Know? (Erykah Badu, James Yancey) – 3:58 . 3.My Life (Erykah Badu, James Poyser) – 3:59 . […]

Stax publish Isaac Hayes’ album : ‘Black Moses’ featuring…

Isaac Hayes’ ‘Black Moses’ is a double album released in November 1971 by Stax Records Enterprise. Track Listing : 1.Never Can Say Goodbye (Clifton Davis) – 05:07 . 2.(They Long To Be) Close To You (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 08:58 . 3.Nothing Takes The Place Of You (Toussaint Mccall, Alan Robinson) – 05:29 . […]

Stax publish Sam & Dave’s third album ‘Soul Men’…

Sam & Dave’s ‘Soul Men’ is their third album featuring the hit ‘Soul Man’ and released on October 26, 1967 by Stax/Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Soul Man (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) – 02:36 . 2.May I Baby (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) – 02:38 . 3.Broke Down Piece Of Man (Steve Cropper, Joe Shamwell) – 02:46 […]

Donald Fagen releases his fourth solo album : ‘Sunken Condos’ (2012)

Donald Fagen’s ‘Sunken Condos’ is his fourth solo album released on October 16, 2012 by Reprise Records. Track Listing : 1.Slinky Thing (Donald Fagen) – 05:12 . 2.I’M Not The Same Without You (Donald Fagen) – 04:31 . 3.Memorabilia (Donald Fagen) – 04:14 . 4.Weather In My Head (Donald Fagen) – 05:29 . 5.The New […]

OutKast release their fifth album : ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below,’ a…

OutKast’s ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below’ feat. ‘Hey Ya!’ and ‘The Way You Move’ is their fifth studio album released as a double album on September 23, 2003, by LaFace Records. Track Listing : Speakerboxxx . 1.Intro – 01:29 . [Sampling : “Europop” From The Eiffel 65] . 2.Ghetto Musick (André Benjamin, Antwan Patton, Kenny Gamble, Bunny […]

Isaac Hayes releases his second album ‘Hot Buttered Soul’ (1969)

Isaac Hayes’ ‘Hot Buttered Soul’ is his second studio album, released on September 23, 1969 by Enterprise. Track Listing : 1.Walk On By (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 12:03 . 2.Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymistic (Isaac Hayes, Alvertis Isbell) – 09:38 . 3.One Woman (Charles Chalmers, Sandra Rhodes) – 05:10 . 4.By The Time I Get To Phoenix (Jimmy […]

‘Isaac Hayes at Wattstax’ is recorded at the Wattstax music festival…

‘Isaac Hayes at Wattstax’ is his performance at the Wattstax music festival, recorded on August 20, 1972 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and released on April 1, 2003 by Stax. Track listing : . 1.Theme from Shaft (Isaac Hayes) – 04:38 . 2.Soulsville (Isaac Hayes) – 04:37 . 3.Never Can Say Goodbye (Clifton Davis) […]

Stax Records artists gather at “Wattstax” (1973)

August 20, 1973 – Stax Records organizes a concert with all their roster – The Dramatics, The Staple Singers, The Bar-Kays, Albert King, Little Milton, Johnnie Taylor, Carla Thomas, Rufus Thomas, Luther Ingram, Isaac Hayes and many more – to commemorate the seventh anniversary of the Watts riots at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

Atlantic publish ‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett,’ his second album…

‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett’ is his second album (containing ‘Land of 1000 Dances’ and ‘In the Midnight Hour’) released in August 1966 by Atlantic. Track listing : . 1.Land of 1000 Dances (Chris Kenner) – 02:28. 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner) – 02:58. 3.634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.) (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:00. 4.Barefootin’ (Robert Parker) […]

Isaac Hayes releases ‘Shaft,’ the soundtrack of the Gordon Parks…

Isaac Hayes‘ ‘Shaft’ is the soundtrack (released on July 2, 1971 by Enterprise) of the eponymous American ‘blaxploitation’ film directed by Gordon Parks. Track Listing : 1.Theme From Shaft (Isaac Hayes) – 04:39 . 2.Bumpy’S Lament (Isaac Hayes) – 01:51 . 3.Walk From Regio’S (Isaac Hayes) – 02:24 . 4.Ellie’S Love Theme (Isaac Hayes) – […]

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 […]

Alicia Keys’ ‘Songs in A Minor’

Alicia Keys’ ‘Songs in A Minor’ is her debut studio album (featuring only one song ‘Jane Doe’ in the key of A minor) released on June 5, 2001 by J Records . Track listing . 1.Piano & I (Alicia Keys) – 01:52 . 2.Girlfriend (Alicia Keys, Jermaine Dupri, Joshua Thompson) – 03:34 . 3.How Come […]

RCA publish Etta James’ ‘Burnin’ Down the House: Live at the…

Etta James‘ ‘Burnin’ Down the House: Live at the House of Blues’ is her twenty-eighth album recorded in West Hollywood and released on May 7, 2002 y Rca Victor. Track Listing : 1.Introduction – 0:50 . 2.Come To Mama (Willie Mitchell, Earl Randle) – 05:13 . 3.I Just Want To Make Love To You (Willie […]