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Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye heals the Grammys (1983)

February 23, 1983 – Marvin Gaye is in competition with “Sexual Healing” for “Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male” at the 25th Grammy Awards held at Shrine Auditorium. Los Angeles

This week In Soul Artists 07

Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, John Legend, Seal, Aaron Neville, The Temptations, Michael Jackson, TLC, Aretha Franklin, Rihanna, Corinne Bailey Rae, Incognito. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 215 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Diana Ross – Upside Down Lifted from : […]

Kanye West releases his debut album : ‘The College Dropout’…

Kanye West’s ‘The College Dropout’ is his debut studio album released on February 10, 2004 by Roc-A-Fella Records. Track Listing : 1.Intro [Skit](Kanye West) – 00:19 . 2.We Don’T Care (Kanye West, Miri Ben-Ari, Ross Vannelli) – 03:59 . [Sampling : “I Just Wanna Stop” By The Jimmy Castor Bunch] . 3.Graduation Day (Kanye West, […]

Tamla publish Marvin Gaye’s sixteenth album : ‘In Our…

Marvin Gaye’s ‘In Our Lifetime’ is his sixteenth (and final for Motown) studio album released on January 15, 1981 by Tamla. Track Listing : 1.Praise (Marvin Gaye) – 04:51 . 2.Life Is For Learning (Marvin Gaye) – 03:39 . 3.Love Party (Marvin Gaye) – 04:58 . 4.Funk Me (Marvin Gaye) – 05:34 . 5.Far Cry […]

Aretha Franklin records ‘Amazing Grace,’ a live album for Atlantic…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Amazing Grace’ is a live album (& the biggest selling live gospel album of all time) recorded on January 13 & 14, 1972 and released on June 01, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Mary Don’T You Weep (Inez Andrews) – 07:28 . 2.Take My Hand, Precious Lord /You’Ve Got A Friend (Rev. […]

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 […]

Motown Records publish Edwin Starr’s album : ‘War &…

Edwin Starr’s ‘War & Peace’ is an album featuring the hit ‘War,’ produced By Norman Whitfield and released on January 1, 1970 by Motown Records. Track Listing : 1.War (Barrett strong, Norman Whitfield) – 03:12 . 2.Running Back And Forth (Richard Wylie, Edwin Starr) – 02:50 . 3.Adios Senorita (Sylvia Moy, Henry Cosby) – 02:31 […]

Columbia publish Neil Diamond’s thirteenth album : ‘September…

Neil Diamond’s ‘September Morn’ is his thirteenth album released on December 22, 1979 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.September Morn (Gilbert Bécaud, Neil Diamond) – 03:51 . 2.Mama Don’T Know (Gilbert Bécaud, Neil Diamond) – 03:55 . 3.That Kind (Carole Bayer Sager, Neil Diamond) – 03:18 . 4.Jazz Time (Neil Diamond, Tom Hensley) – 03:30 […]

This week In Soul Artists 43

James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Betty Wright, Nina Simone, Nat King Cole, The Jackson 5, El DeBarge, Carla Thomas, Sam Moore, Mary J. Blige, Ray Charles, Billy Preston, Syreeta, Alicia Keys. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 197 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]

Singing With Tina Turner

Tina Turner whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of guys and girls singers of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : David Bowie, Eros Ramazzotti, Marvin Gaye, Eric Clapton, Chuck Berry, Beyoncé, Cher, Ann Margret, Tom Jones, Robert Cray, Mick Jagger, Bryan Adams Here, they […]

Sarah Vaughan ends the recording of ‘A Time in My Life’ (1971)

Sarah Vaughan’s ‘A Time in My Life’ is a studio album (arranged by Ernie Wilkins and recorded between November 16 and 26, 1971 and released in 1972 By Mainstream. Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) (Marvin Gaye, James Nyx) – 04:08 . 2.Imagine (John Lennon) – 04:36 . 3.Sweet Gingerbread Man […]

This week In Soul Artists 39

Earth Wind and Fire, Tina Turner, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Sly and The Family Stone, Big Joe Turner, Jr. Walker, The All Stars, Marvin Gaye, Ne Yo, Parliament, Ray Charles, Luther Vandross. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 257 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]