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King Curtis

This week In Soul Artists 29

Maxwell, Sly and The Family Stone, Grover Washington Jr., Tower Of Power, The Crusaders, King Curtis and The Kingpins, Ohio Players, Booker T and The MG’s, Joe Tex, The Voices Of East Harlem, Larry Graham, Maceo Parker. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 303 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited […]

We Remember King Curtis

August 13, 1971 – Mr.Curtis Ousley a.k.a. King Curtis, an American rhythm and blues saxophonist was killed aged 37. He is remembered.

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 […]

This week In Soul Artists 21

Bobby Womack, Otis Redding, Rhiannon Giddens, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Ayo, Champion Jack Dupree, King Curtis, The Temptations, Guy, Toni Braxton, Chaka Khan, Isley Brothers. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 271 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Bobby Womack – The […]

Last week In Collaborations 01

Bruce Springsteen & Neil Young, Paul Simon & Bette Midler, Michael Stipe & Radiohead, Billy Joel & Paul Mccartney, Etta James & John Mayall Bluesbreakers, King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree, Clarence Clemons & Billy Preston, Rory Gallagher & Jack Bruce, Larry Graham & Prince, B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Santana & Dave Matthews, Stevie […]

Four Concerts With Cornell Dupree’

One of the greatest R&B guitarists, Cornell Dupree, who died today seven years ago has been for almost 50 years a “top session guitarist”. Very much in demand, Cornell has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on http://go.rvm.pm/cornelldupree). The ‘Four Concerts with Cornell Dupree‘ are with Les […]

Aretha Franklin, backed by King Curtis & the Kingpins, tapes ‘Aretha…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Live at Fillmore West’ is her second live album recorded on March 5–7, 1971 and released on May 19, 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:53 . 2.Love The One You’Re With (Stephen Stills) – 04:15 . 3.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) – 05:55 . 4.Eleanor Rigby […]

King Curtis records ‘Live at Fillmore West’ while opening for Aretha…

King Curtis’ ‘Live at Fillmore West’ is an album recorded on March 5–7, 1971 with Aretha Franklin’s backing band, The Kingpins and released in August 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Memphis Soul Stew (Curtis Ousley) – 07:41 . 2.A Whiter Shade Of Pale (Gary Brooker, Keith Reid, Matthew Fisher) – 05:26 . 3.Whole Lotta […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Lady Soul’…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Lady Soul’ feat. ‘Chain of Fools’ is an album also including ‘(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman’ and other hits and released on January 22, 1968 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Chain Of Fools (Don Covay) – 02:46 . 2.Money Won’T Change You (James Brown Nat Jones) – 02:09 . 3.People […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Soul ’69’…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Soul ’69’ is an album of cover material released on January 17, 1969 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Ramblin’ (Maybelle Smith) – 03:10 . 2.Today I Sing The Blues (Curtis Lewis) – 04:25 . 3.River’S Invitation (Percy Mayfield) – 02:40 . 4.Pitiful (Rosie Marie Mccoy, Charlie Singleton) – 03:04 . 5.Crazy He Calls […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s sixteenth album : ‘This…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘This Girl’s In Love With You’ is an album produced by Jerry Wexler, Tom Dowd & Arif Mardin and released on January 15, 1970 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Son Of A Preacher Man (John Hurley, Ronnie Wilkins) – 03:19 . 2.Share Your Love With Me (Al Braggs, Deadric Malone) – 03:21 . […]

Great Balls of Fire

Starting and ending with ‘Great Balls Of Fire’ made famous by Jerry Lee Lewis, we made a playlist powered by Hittin’Around. It has Jazz Jamaica, Screamin’Lord Sutch, Johnny Guitar Watson, Janis Joplin and many more.