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This week In Soul Artists 06

Al Jarreau, Randy Crawford, Irma Thomas, Cissy Houston, Whitney Houston, Thelma Houston, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross & the Supremes , Teddy Pendergrass, Frankie Beverly & Raw Soul, Maceo Parker, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 215 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist […]

We remember Gene Kelly. ‘Gene Genie’

This day (February 2, 1996), in Beverly Hills, California, died Eugene Curran ‘Gene’ Kelly , an American dancer, actor, singer, film director and choreographer. Tracklist : w/ Donald O’Connor – Medley (1959) . You Wonderful You . Tap Dancing On Roller Skates . w/ Dean Martin – On The Dean Martin World . w/ Shirley […]

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 36

Chucho Valdes, Michel Camilo, Tania Maria, Hiromi, Michel Legrand, Ben Sidran, Marcus Roberts, Dave Grusin, Bill Evans, Alice Coltrane, Duke Ellington, Tommy Flanagan, Big Tiny Little. They are the “Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)” selected among the 206 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Chucho […]

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 […]

Weather Report record ‘8:30,’ a double live album for Columbia…

Weather Report’s ‘8:30’ is a double album recorded live (except for 2 tracks) in January–February 1979, produced by Joe Zawinul & Jaco Pastorius and released the same year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Black Market (Joe Zawinul) – 09:47 . 2.Scarlet Woman (Alphonso Johnson, Wayne Shorter, Joe Zawinul) – 08:42 . 3.Teen Town (Jaco Pastorius) […]

This week In Jazz Legends 33

Miles Davis, Kenny Garrett, Grover Washington Jr, Milton Nascimento, Wagner Tiso, Tony Bennett, Ahmad Jamal, Yusef Lateef, Arturo O’Farrill, Oscar Peterson, Joe Pass, Pat Metheny, Brad Mehldau, Cyrus Chestnut, Buster Williams, Lenny White, Michael Brecker, David Liebman, Joe Lovano, Wadada Leo Smith, Ornette Coleman. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 197 Posts […]

This week In Singing Ladies 51

Kylie Minogue, Judy Garland, Karen Carpenter, Linda Ronstadt, Samantha Fish, Christina Aguilera, Cesaria Evora, Rihanna, Gianna Nannini, Heather Nova, Tarja Turunen, Maria Callas. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 197 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Kylie Minogue – Santa Baby […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 32

Keith Richards, Gary Clark Jr., Albert King, George Thorogood, Gary Moore, Johnny Winter, Pete Townshend, Tommy Iommi, Glenn Tipton, Angus Young, Steve Clark, Wayne Krantz. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 197 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Keith Richards – Going […]

Singing with Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra whose birthday is today, has duetted with a myriad of artists We have selected thirteen of them : Bing Crosby, Sammy Davis Jr, Louis Armstrong, Dinah Shore, Doris Day, Nancy Sinatra, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Elvis Presley, Judy Garland, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald , Liza Minelli Here, they are reunited in one […]

Reprise publish Frank Sinatra’s album : ‘She Shot Me Down’…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘She Shot Me Down’ is an album produced by Don Costa and released in November 1981 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Good Thing Going (Going Gone) (Stephen Sondheim) – 03:53 . 2.Hey Look, No Crying (Jule Styne, Susan Birkenhead) – 04:27 . 3.Thanks For The Memory (Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger) – 04:25 . […]

Duke Ellington records the ’70th Birthday Concert’ album in…

Duke Ellington’s ’70th Birthday Concert’ is a live album recorded at Colston Hall In Bristol, England on November 25 and at Free Trade Hall In Manchester, England on November 26, 1969. Track Listing : 1.Kinda Dukish/Rockin’ In Rhythm (Duke Ellington, Harry Carney, Irving Mills) – 05:53 . 2.B.P. Blues (Duke Ellington) – 04:41 . 3.Take […]

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Live-Evil’ (1971)

Miles Davis’ ‘Live-Evil’ is an album (featuring live and studio recordings) released on November 17, 1971 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Sivad (Miles Davis) – 15:16 . 2.Little Church (Hermeto Pascoal) – 03:17 . 3.Medley: Gemini , Double Image (Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul) – 05:56 . 4.What I Say (Miles Davis) – 21:12 . […]

Stax publish Isaac Hayes’ album : ‘Black Moses’ featuring…

Isaac Hayes’ ‘Black Moses’ is a double album released in November 1971 by Stax Records Enterprise. Track Listing : 1.Never Can Say Goodbye (Clifton Davis) – 05:07 . 2.(They Long To Be) Close To You (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 08:58 . 3.Nothing Takes The Place Of You (Toussaint Mccall, Alan Robinson) – 05:29 . […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 27

Eric Clapton, J.J. Cale, Buddy Guy, Lonnie Brooks, John Mayer, Matt Schofield, Jeff Beck, Jimmy Herring, Mick Box, Bob Weir, Warren Haynes, Joe Bonamassa, Tommy Emmanuel, Allan Holdsworth, John Scofield, John McLaughlin. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 252 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

Happy Birthday Bootsy Collins. ‘Bootsylicious’

This day (October 26, 1951), in Cincinnati, Ohio, is born Bootsy Collins, an American funk bassist and singer. Digest Tracklist : w/ The Rubber Band – Bootsy Play-Cation (2019) . w/ Kali Uchis – Worth My While (2018) . Body Slam (2014) . I’d Rather be with you (2011) . w/ Snoop Dogg, George Clinton […]

Elton John releases his tenth album : ‘Rock of the Westies’…

Elton John’s ‘Rock of the Westies’, is a studio album produced by Gus Dudgeon and released on October 24 1975 by DJM Records/ MCA Track Listing : 1.Medley (Yell Help/Wednesday Night/Ugly) (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) – 06:13 . 2.Dan Dare (Pilot Of The Future) (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) – 03:30 . 3.Island Girl (Elton John, […]

Singing With Celia Cruz

Celia Cruz who would have turned 94 today, has sung and danced with a myriad of artists Latin or not. We have selected thirteen of them not counting the Fania All Stars : Pete “El Conde” Rodríguez , Angela Carrazco, La India, Oscar D’Leon, Cheo Feliciano, Olga Guillot, Lola Flores, Ricky Martin, Gloria Estefan, Tito […]

This week In Jazz Legends 24

Cannonball Adderley, Thelonious Monk, Count Basie, Nat king Cole, Illinois Jacquet, Ray Brown, Roy Eldridge, Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Oscar Peterson, Flip Phillips, Herb Ellis, Papa Jo Jones, Art Blakey, The Jazz Messengers, Dave Brubeck, Milt Jackson, Ray Brown, Cedar Walton, Micky Roker, Shirley Horn, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington , Gene Krupa, Anita O’Day, Miles […]