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Stevie Wonder

Columbia publish Art Garfunkel’s second solo album :…

Art Garfunkel’s ‘Breakaway’ is his second solo studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on October 14, 1975 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.I Believe [When I Fall In Love It Will Be Forever] (Stevie Wonder, Yvonne Wright) – 03:47 . 2.Rag Doll (Steve Eaton) – 03:03 . 3.Break Away (Benny Gallagher, Graham […]

Singing With Paul Simon

Paul Simon whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Art Garfunkel, Edie Brickell , George Harrison, Bob Dylan, John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson, Joan Baez , Miriam Makeba, Stephen Colbert , Dion , Stevie Wonder, The Dixie […]

Happy Birthday Paul Simon. ‘Simon Sings’

This day (October 13, 1941), in Newark, New Jersey, is born Paul Frederic Simon simply known as Paul Simon, American musician, singer-songwriter, one half of Simon & Garfunkel Digest Tracklist : Sounds of Silence (w/ Art Garfunkel, Holland, 1966) . I Am A Rock (w/ Art Garfunkel, 1965) . Overs (w/ Art Garfunkel, 1967) . […]

Warner Bros. publish Chaka Khan’s debut solo album : ‘Chaka’…

Chaka Khan’s ‘Chaka’ is her debut solo album released on October 12, 1978. Track Listing : 1.I’M Every Woman (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) – 04:05 . 2.Love Has Fallen On Me (Lloyd Webber, Charles Stepney) – 04:52 . 3.Roll Me Through The Rushes (David Lasley, Lana Marrano) – 04:42 . 4.Sleep On It (Andrew Kastner, […]

Concord publish George Benson’s ‘Guitar Man’ (2011)

George Benson’s ‘Guitar Man’ is a studio album featuring jazz and pop standards and released on October 4, 2011 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Tenderly (Jack Lawrence, Walter Gross) – 02:01 . 2.I Want To Hold Your Hand (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) – 05:10 . 3.My Cherie Amour (Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Stevie Wonder) – […]

Singing With Sting

Sting, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres. We have selected fourteen of them : Paul Simon, Eric Clapton, Robert Downey Jr, Bruce Springsteen, Luciano Pavarotti, Sheryl Crow, Lady Gaga, Toby Keith , Mary J. Blige, John Mayer, Kanye West, Stevie Wonder, Steven […]

Happy Birthday Sting. ‘Sumner Time’

This day (October 2, 1951), in Wallsend, Northumberland, England, is born Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner a.k.a. Sting, English singer and songwriter, co-founder of The Police Wikipedia : This day (October 2, 1951), in Wallsend, Northumberland, England, is born Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner a.k.a. Sting, English singer and songwriter, co-founder of The Police Official Site : […]

Bruce, Gaga, Herbie et al come for Sting’s 60th BDay (2011)

October 1, 2011 – for his 60th birthday, Sting has invited Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, Herbie Hancock, Robert Downey Jr., Vince Gill, Will.i.am, Rufus Wainwright, Branford Marsalis, Billy Joel and Chris Botti to perform with him and his band featuring Dominic Miller, Christian McBride, David Sancious and Vinnie Colaiuta at […]

George Benson records ‘Weekend in L.A.’ featuring ‘On…

George Benson’s ‘Weekend in L.A.’ is a live album recorded between September 30 and October 2, 1977 and released In 1978 By Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Weekend In L.A. (George Benson) – 07:28 . 2.On Broadway Song Review (Jerry Leiber, Barry Mann, Mike Stoller, Cynthia Weil) – 10:07 . 3.Down Here On The Ground […]

Motown publish The Temptations’s ‘For Lovers Only,’ their…

The Temptations’s ‘For Lovers Only’ is an album (featuring the final recordings of Melvin Franklin) released on September 26, 1995 by Motown. Track Listing : 1.Some Enchanted Evening (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) – 05:28 . 2.I’Ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) – 05:49 . 3.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry […]

Concord Records publish Diane Schuur’s ‘Friends for Schuur,’…

Diane Schuur’s ‘Friends for Schuur’ is an album featuring duets with Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder and released on September 26, 2000 by Concord Records. Track Listing : 1.Easy Living (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) – 04:26 . 2.I’D Fly (Riccardo Cocciante, Jean Paul Drean, Roxanne Seeman) – 05:07 . 3.For The First Time (Gerry Goffin, […]

This week In Soul Artists 34

Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, Toni Braxton, Bettye LaVette, Angie Stone, Jill Scott, Candi Staton, Patrice Rushen, The Temptations, Dionne Warwick, George Benson, Lil Wayne. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 311 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Stevie Wonder – Master Blaster […]

Sting releases ‘Brand New Day,’ his sixth solo album featuring…

Sting’s ‘Brand New Day’ is his sixth solo studio album featuring ‘Desert Rose’ with Cheb Mami and released on September 24, 1999 by A&M Records. Track Listing : 1.A Thousand Years (Kipper, Sting) – 05:57 . 2.Desert Rose (Sting) – 04:45 . 3.Big Lie, Small World (Sting) – 05:05 . 4.After The Rain Has Fallen […]

Stevie Wonder opens a museum (2016)

September 24, 2016 – Stevie Wonder speaks and plays during the opening ceremony at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington DC

Singing With Ray Charles

Ray Charles who would have turned 89 today, has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Buck Owens, Joe Cocker, Billy Joel, Engelbert Humperdinck, Tom Jones , Ella Fitzgerald, Jerry Lewis, Aretha Franklin, Andy Williams, Michael Hutchence, Stevie Wonder, Willie Nelson Here, they are reunited in […]