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Johnnie Taylor

This week In Soul Artists 19

David Ruffin, The Temptations, John Legend, Teddy Pendergrass, Gregory Porter, Johnnie Taylor, Bill Withers, Gladys Knight, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Deniece Williams, Rihanna, Diana Ross. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 229 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . David Ruffin & The […]

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

Boys Get The Blues, Girls Too

From ‘Blues Boy s Tone’ to ‘Little Girl Won’t Quit’, we have mixed 18 ‘Strictly Blues‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Boys & Girls‘. It has Johnnie Taylor, Roosevelt Sykes, Memphis Minnie, John Primer and many more.