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Ray Charles

This week In Soul Artists 20

Michael McDonald, Billy Preston, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, Sharon Jones, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sheila E, Prince, Earth, Wind, Fire, Candi Staton, Joss Stone, Alicia Keys, Luther Vandross, Beyonce, El DeBarge, Faith Evans, Brandy. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 248 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

GRP/Verve publish George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ featuring…

George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ is a studio album released on May 23, 2000 by Grp/Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.The Ghetto (Al Eaton, Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson, Todd Shaw) – 04:56 . 2.El Barrio (George Benson, Kenny Gonzalez, Joe Henderson, Louie Vega) – 03:34 . 3.Jazzenco (Marc Antoine) – 05:48 . 4.Deeper Than You Think […]

Singing With Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has sang and played with a myriad of artists. We have selected twelve of them : Steve Harvey, Jamie Foxx, Whitney Houston, Dionne Warwick, Beyonce, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Rolling Stones, George Michael, Neil Diamond, Tom Jones, Ray Charles Here, they are […]

Singing With Billy Joel

Billy Joel whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has sang with several of his male colleagues. We have selected twelve of them : Tony Bennett, Paul McCartney, John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Sting, Ray Charles, Jimmy Fallon, Lou Gramm, Mick Jones, Brian Johnson, Boyz II Men, Rufus Wainwright Here, they are […]

Singing With Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has sang with a myriad of artists. We have selected twelve of them : Michael Buble, Céline Dion, Il Divo, Vince Gill, Ray Charles, Louis Armstrong, Neil Diamond, Barry Gibb, Kris Kristofferson, Judy Garland, Burt Bacharach, Michel Legrand Here, they are reunited in one […]

Singing With Elton John (Oldies)

Elton John whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of “oldies” artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Olivia Newton John, Cher, Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, Billy Joel, RuPaul, Spice Girls, Leann Rimes, George Michael, Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass […]

Singing (and Playing) With Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of artists, musicians and bands of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Ray Charles, George Benson, Fourplay, Michael & Randy Brecker, Tom Jones, Barry White, Whitney Houston, Alfonso Ribeiro, K.D. Lang, Fomo Taka Boom & Mark […]

Madeleine Peyroux releases ‘The Blue Room,’ her sixth album (2013)

Madeleine Peyroux’s ‘The Blue Room’ is her sixth album released on March 19, 2013 by Decca/Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Take These Chains From My Heart (Hank Williams) – 03:10 . 2.Bye Bye Love (Boudleaux Bryant, Felice Bryant) – 03:26 . 3.Changing All Those Changes ( Buddy Holly) – 03:09 . 4.Born To Lose (Ray Charles) […]

Eric Clapton releases ‘Reptile,’ his fifteenth studio album…

Eric Clapton’s ‘Reptile’ is the fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston and The Impressions and released on March 13, 2001 by Duck / Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Reptile (Eric Clapton) – 03:26 . 2.Got You On My Mind (Joe Thomas, Howard Briggs) – 04:30 . 3.Travelin’ Light (J. J. Cale) – 04:17 . 4.Believe In […]

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 […]