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Smokey Robinson

Columbia publish ‘Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent…

‘Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D’Arby’ feat. ‘Wishing Well’ is D’Arby’s debut studio album released on July 13, 1987 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.If You All Get To Heaven (Terence Trent D’Arby) – 05:17 . 2.If You Let Me Stay (Terence Trent D’Arby) – 03:14 . 3.Wishing Well (Terence Trent D’Arby, […]

Tamla publish Smokey Robinson’s ‘Smokey,’ his first solo album…

Smokey Robinson’s ‘Smokey’ is his first solo album after his departure from The Miracles, released on June 19, 1973 by Tamla. Track Listing : 1.Holly (Smokey Robinson) – 04:37 . 2.Medley: Never My Love/Never Can Say Goodbye (Don Addrisi, Dick Addrisi, Clifton Davis) – 03:52 . 3.A Silent Partner In A Three-Way Love Affair (Smokey […]

Gordy release The Temptations’ fourth studio album : ‘Gettin’…

The Temptations ‘Gettin’ Ready’ is their fourth studio album marking their transition between Smokey Robinson to Norman Whitfield as producers and released on June 15, 1966 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.Say You (Robert Dobyne, Charles Jones, Robert Staunton) – 02:30 . 2.Little Miss Sweetness (Smokey Robinson) – 03:09 . 3.Ain’T Too Proud To Beg […]

Ella Fitzgerald records two albums : ‘Ella’ and ‘Things…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella / Things Ain’t What They Used to Be ‘ is the combination of two separate studio albums recorded on May 26-30, 1969 and released .in 1970 by Reprise Track Listing : 1.Get Ready (Smokey Robinson) – 02:34 . 2.The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game (Smokey Robinson) – 03:01 . 3.Yellow Man […]

Island publish Grace Jones’ fourth album : ‘Warm Leatherette’…

Grace Jones’ ‘Warm Leatherette’ is her fourth (more reggae & New Wave than disco) studio album released on May 9, 1980 by Island. Track Listing : 1.Warm Leatherette (Daniel Miller) – 05:38 . 2.Private Life (Chrissie Hynde) – 06:19 . 3.A Rolling Stone (Deniece Williams, Fritz Baskett, Grace Jones) – 03:30 . 4.Love Is The […]

Gordy publish ‘Wish It Would Rain,’ an album by The Temptations…

The Temptations’ ‘Wish It Would Rain’ is an album (the final from the group’s ‘Classic-5’ era) released on April 29, 1968 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) (Roger Penzabene, Barrett Strong, Norman Whitfield) – 03:33 . 2.Cindy (Smokey Robinson) – 03:08 . 3.I Wish It Would Rain (Roger […]

This week In New Music Vids 13

Every day we watch tons of videos. Among them we have selected, for this week, twelve brand new songs that caught our interest and liking. They are performed by James Blake, Anderson .Paak, Solange, Kaleem Taylor, Isak Danielson, Trixie Whitley, Forever Still, Weyes Blood, Jamaram, The Strumbellas, Romeo Santos, Aventura, Irene Dresel Here, they are […]

Gordy publish The Temptations’ ‘Reunion’ featuring David…

The Temptations’ ‘Reunion’ is an album featuring David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks reunited after ten years and released on April 7, 1982 by Gordy. Track Listing : 1.Standing On The Top (Rick James) – 09:48 . 2.You Better Beware (Barrett Strong) – 05:00 . 3.Lock It In The Pocket (Kerry Gordy, Benny Medina) – 04:30 […]

Volt release Otis Redding’s fourth album ‘The Soul Album’…

Otis Redding’s ‘The Soul Album’ is his fourth studio album featuring among other session men Isaac Hayes and Booker T & the MGs released on April 1, 1966 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.Just One More Day (Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, Mcelvoy Robinson) – 03:31 . 2.It’S Growing (Smokey Robinson, Warren Pete Moore) – 02:47 […]

Tamla release Smokey Robinson’s ‘A Quiet Storm’ (1975)

Smokey Robinson’s ‘A Quiet Storm’ is an album rReleased on March 26, 1975 by Tamla. Track Listing : 1.Quiet Storm (Smokey Robinson) – 07:47 . 2.The Agony And The Ecstasy (Smokey Robinson) – 04:43 . 3.Baby That’S Backatcha (Smokey Robinson) – 03:36 . 4.Wedding Song (Smokey Robinson) – 03:20 . 5.Happy – Love Theme From […]

Otis Redding records ‘Live in Europe’ at the Olympia Theatre in…

Otis Redding’s ‘Live in Europe’ is his first and unique live album recorded at the Olympia Theatre in Paris on March 21, 1967 and released during his lifetime by Volt/Atco.. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:00 . 2.Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 03:20 . 3.I’Ve Been Loving You Too Long (Jerry […]

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 12 Soul Artists selected among the 173 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

Singing With Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Crow whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Grace Potter, Kid Rock, Vince Gill, Pat Benatar , Lukas Nelson, James Taylor, Jackson Browne, David Crosby, Chris Stapleton, Brandon Flowers, Tony Bennett, Smokey […]

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 […]