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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 […]

GRP/Verve publish George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ featuring…

George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ is a studio album released on May 23, 2000 by Grp/Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.The Ghetto (Al Eaton, Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson, Todd Shaw) – 04:56 . 2.El Barrio (George Benson, Kenny Gonzalez, Joe Henderson, Louie Vega) – 03:34 . 3.Jazzenco (Marc Antoine) – 05:48 . 4.Deeper Than You Think […]

Michael Franks begins the recording of ‘The Art of Tea’ (1975)

Michael Franks‘ ‘The Art of Tea’ is his second studio album recorded between May 22 and June 9, 1975 and released in 1976 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Nightmoves (Michael Franks) – 04:03 . 2.Eggplant (Michael Franks) – 03:34 . 3.Monkey See—Monkey Do (Michael Franks) – 03:33 . 4.St. Elmo’S Fire (Michael Franks) – 03:58 […]

Epic publish Minnie Riperton’s ‘Adventures in Paradise,’ her…

Minnie Riperton‘s ‘Adventures in Paradise’ is her third studio album with music by The Crusaders, released on May 22, 1975 by Epic. Track Listing : 1.Baby, This Love I Have (Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware, Richard Rudolph) – 04:02 . 2.Feelin’ That Your Feelin’S Right (Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware, Richard Rudolph) – 04:22 . 3.When It […]

Warner Bros. publish Miles Davis’ ‘Amandla,’ his third (and…

Miles Davis’ ‘Amandla’ is his third (and final) collaboration with Marcus Miller, released on May 18, 1989 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Catémbe (Marcus Miller) – 05:35 . 2.Cobra (George Duke) – 5:15 . 3.Big Time (Marcus Miller) – 05:40 . 4.Hannibal (Marcus Miller) – 05:49 . 5.Jo-Jo (Marcus Miller) – 04:51 . 6.Amandla […]

Playing Stevie Wonder

To celebrate Stevie Wonder, whose birthday is tomorrow – Happy Birthday BTW -, we have selected eighteen solo instrumentalists or bands who have covered Stevie Wonder’s most famous songs. They are George Benson, Joe Sample, Dave Weckl, Jay Oliver, Jacob Collier, WDR Big Band, Robert Glasper, Martin Miller, Tom Quayle, Nathan East, SFJazz Collective, Eric […]

A&M Records publish Joan Baez’ ‘Diamonds & Rust’…

Joan Baez’ ‘Diamonds & Rust’ is an album featuring the title track, a song about Bob Dylan and released in April 1975 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Diamonds & Rust (Joan Baez) – 04:47 . 2.Fountain Of Sorrow (Jackson Browne) – 04:30 . 3.Never Dreamed You’D Leave In Summer (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 02:45 […]

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 […]

Eric Clapton releases ‘Reptile,’ his fifteenth studio album…

Eric Clapton’s ‘Reptile’ is the fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston and The Impressions and released on March 13, 2001 by Duck / Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Reptile (Eric Clapton) – 03:26 . 2.Got You On My Mind (Joe Thomas, Howard Briggs) – 04:30 . 3.Travelin’ Light (J. J. Cale) – 04:17 . 4.Believe In […]

Eric Clapton releases ‘Pilgrim,’ his thirteenth studio album (1998)

Eric Clapton’s ‘Pilgrim’ is his thirteenth studio album released on March 10, 1998 by Duck/Reprise. Track Listing : 1.My Father’S Eyes (Eric Clapton) – 05:24 . 2.River Of Tears (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) – 07:22 . 3.Pilgrim (Eric Clapton, Simon Climie) – 05:50 . 4.Broken Hearted (Eric Clapton, Greg Phillinganes) – 07:52 . 5.One Chance […]

Simply Red with Mick Hucknall release ‘A New Flame’ featuring…

Simply Red’s ‘A New Flame’ feat. ‘If You Don’t Know Me By Now’ is their third album produced by Stewart Levine and released on March 8, 1989 by WEA, Elektra. Track Listing : 1.It’S Only Love (Jimmy Cameron, Vella Cameron) – 04:58 . 2.A New Flame (Mick Hucknall) – 03:57 . 3.You’Ve Got It (Mick […]

Warner Bros. publish George Benson’s album : ’20/20′ (1985)

George Benson’s ’20/20′ is a studio album released on January 7, 1985 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.No One Emotion (Tommy Keane, Clif Magness, Mark Mueller) – 03:55 . 2.Please Don’T Walk Away (James Newton Howard, Steve Lukather) – 03:51 . 3.I Just Wanna Hang Around You (Danny Sembello, Michael Sembello) – 04:41 . […]

Marvin Gaye records for Tamla, ‘Marvin Gaye Live!’ at Oakland…

‘Marvin Gaye Live!’ is his second live album, recorded on January 4, 1974 at Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, California On June 19, 1974 and released by Tamla Records. Track Listing : 1.Introduction – 0:34 . 2.Overture (Marvin Gaye) – 02:24 . 3.Trouble Man (Marvin Gaye) – 06:36 . 4.Flyin’ High (In The Friendly Sky)/ Mercy Mercy […]