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Isaac Hayes

Volt release Otis Redding’s fourth album ‘The Soul Album’…

Otis Redding’s ‘The Soul Album’ is his fourth studio album featuring among other session men Isaac Hayes and Booker T & the MGs released on April 1, 1966 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.Just One More Day (Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, Mcelvoy Robinson) – 03:31 . 2.It’S Growing (Smokey Robinson, Warren Pete Moore) – 02:47 […]

Stax publish ‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla…

‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla Thomas is a studio album (her fourth and his sixth and final) released on March 16, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 02:48 . 2.Let Me Be Good To You (Isaac Hayes, David Porter, Carl Wells) – 02:48 . […]

Albert King records ‘Born Under a Bad Sign’ with Booker T. &…

Albert King’s ‘Born Under a Bad Sign’ is his second studio album recorded on March 3, 1966 & June 9, 1967 and released in August 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Born Under A Bad Sign (William Bell, Booker T. Jones) – 02:47 . 2.Crosscut Saw (R.G. Ford) – 02:35 . 3.Kansas City (Jerry Leiber, […]

Volt/Atco publish ‘The Dock of the Bay,’ the first posthumous Otis…

Otis Redding’s ‘The Dock of the Bay’ is his seventh (and first posthumous) album recorded at Stax Studio and released on February 23, 1968 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.(Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (Steve Cropper, Otis Redding) – 02:38 . 2.I Love You More Than Words Can Say (Eddie Floyd, Booker T. […]

Tricky releases ‘Maxinquaye,’ his debut album featuring Martina…

Tricky’s ‘Maxinquaye’ is his debut album featuring Martina Topley-Bird on vocals and released on February 20, 1995 by Island. Track Listing : 1.Overcome (Marcella Detroit, Tricky) – 04:30 . [Sample : Moonchild (Shakespears Sister)] . 2.Ponderosa (Howie B, Martine, Tricky) – 03:31 . [Sample : Maa Tujhe Salaam (Jagjit Singh), Midnight Theme (Manzel)] . 3.Black […]

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