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Marcus Miller

Warner Bros. release Chaka Khan’s second solo album :…

Chaka Khan’s ‘Naughty’ is her second solo album produced By Arif Mardin and released on March 26, 1980 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Clouds (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) – 04:28 . 2.Get Ready, Get Set (Kathy Anderson, Ellison Chase, Bill Haberman, Art Jacobson) – 03:42 . 3.Move Me No Mountain (Jerry Ragovoy, Aaron Schroeder) […]

Miles Davis records ‘Tutu’ in tribute to Desmond Tutu (1986)

Miles Davis’ ‘Tutu’ is an album (in tribute to Archbishop Desmond Tutu) recorded on March 25, 1986 and released in December 1986 By Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Tutu (Marcus Miller) – 05:15 . 2.Tomaas (Miles Davis, Marcus Miller) – 05:38 . 3.Portia (Marcus Miller) – 06:18 . 4.Splatch (Marcus Miller) – 04:46 . 5.Backyard […]

Singing (and Playing) With George Benson

George Benson whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has played guitar or sang with a myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them : Rachelle Ferrell , Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill Scott, Earl Klugh, Minnie Riperton, Lee Ritenour, Natalie Cole, Benny Goodman, Noa, Count […]

Kenny Garrett releases ‘Standard of Language’ co-produced with…

Kenny Garrett’s ‘Standard of Language’ is an album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on March 11, 2003 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.What Is This Thing Called Love? (Cole Porter) – 07:44 . 2.Kurita Sensei (Kenny Garrett) – 04:23 . 3.Xyz (Kenny Garrett, Johnson) – 06:17 . 4.Native Tounge (Kenny Garrett) – 05:09 […]

Marcus Miller releases his seventh album : ‘Silver Rain’ (2005)

Marcus Miller’s ‘Silver Rain’ is his seventh album released on March 8, 2005 by Koch. Track Listing : 1.Intro Duction (Marcus Miller) – 00:30 . 2.Bruce Lee (Marcus Miller) – 05:23 . 3.La Villette (Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller) – 05:54 . 4.Behind The Smile (Marcus Miller) – 06:24 . 5.Frankenstein (Edgar Winter) – 06:33 . […]

Arista publish ‘Whitney Houston,’ her eponymous debut album…

‘Whitney Houston’ feat. ‘”Saving All My Love for You’ and ‘How Will I Know’ is her self-titled debut album released on February 14, 1985 by Arista. Track Listing : 1.You Give Good Love (Lala) – 04:36 . 2.Thinking About You (Kashif, Lala) – 05:24 . 3.Someone For Me (Raymond Jones, Freddie Washington) – 04:58 . […]

This week In One-Off Collaborations 06

Daft Punk & Pharrel Williams, D’Angelo & David Sanborn, Trombone Shorty & Cyril Neville, Dave Matthews & Trey Anastasio, Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant & Michael Stipe, Jean Luc Ponty, John Mclaughlin & Zakir Hussain, Aretha Franklin & Lou Rawls, Eric Clapton, Johnny Cash & Carl Perkins, Billy Joel & Jimmy Fallon, Joe Bonamassa & Andy […]

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 . […]

This week In Jazz Legends 35

Dr. Lonnie Smith, James Carter Organ Trio, Chris Potter, Michel Petrucciani, David Sanborn, Grover Washington Jr., Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Dizzy Gillespie, Stan Getz, Charles Mingus, Mccoy Tyner, Erroll Garner, The Timex All Star. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 147 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in […]

David Sanborn & Friends tape ‘After New Year’s Eve’…

December 14, 1998 – David Sanborn and his “Friends” – that is Cassandra Wilson, Marcus Miller, Don Alias, Steve Gadd and many more – are at Unitel Studios in New York City to tape “After New Year’s Eve,” a special TV program to be aired on ABC in the early hours of January 1999

Happy Birthday Cassandra Wilson. ‘Here In The Future’

This day ( December 4, 1955), in  Jackson, Mississippi, is born Cassandra Wilson, an American jazz musician, vocalist and songwriter. Tracklist : w/ Liam Ó Maonlaí (2016) . Another Country (2012) . Saddle Up My Pony (2011) . Loverly (2008) . Redemption Song (2005) . Harvest Moon . w/ Marcus Miller – Tutu (1999) . Until […]

Teddy Pendergrass releases his eighth album ‘Love Language’…

Teddy Pendergrass’ ‘Love Language’ is his eighth album released on November 30, 1984 by Asylum Records. Track Listing : 1.In My Time (Michael Masser, Cynthia Weil) – 03:48 . 2.So Sad The Song (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) – 03:23 . 3.Hot Love (Linda Creed, Michael Masser, Ray Parker, Jr.) – 04:43 . 4.Stay With Me […]