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Isaac Hayes releases ‘Shaft,’ the soundtrack of the Gordon Parks…

Isaac Hayes’ ‘Shaft’ is the soundtrack (released on July 2, 1971 by Enterprise) of the eponymous American ‘blaxploitation’ film directed by Gordon Parks. Track Listing : 1.Theme From Shaft (Isaac Hayes) – 04:39 . 2.Bumpy’S Lament (Isaac Hayes) – 01:51 . 3.Walk From Regio’S (Isaac Hayes) – 02:24 . 4.Ellie’S Love Theme (Isaac Hayes) – […]

James Taylor releases ‘Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon’…

James Taylor ‘Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon’ feat. ‘You’ve Got a Friend’ is his third studio album released on March 16, 1971 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Love Has Brought Me Around (James Taylor) – 02:41 . 2.You’Ve Got A Friend (Carole King) – 4:28 . 3.Places In My Past (James Taylor) […]

King Curtis records ‘Live at Fillmore West’ while opening for Aretha…

King Curtis’ ‘Live at Fillmore West’ is an album recorded on March 5–7, 1971 with Aretha Franklin’s backing band, The Kingpins and released in August 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Memphis Soul Stew (Curtis Ousley) – 07:41 . 2.A Whiter Shade Of Pale (Gary Brooker, Keith Reid, Matthew Fisher) – 05:26 . 3.Whole Lotta […]

Albert King records ‘Born Under a Bad Sign’ with Booker T. &…

Albert King’s ‘Born Under a Bad Sign’ is his second studio album recorded on March 3, 1966 & June 9, 1967 and released in August 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Born Under A Bad Sign (William Bell, Booker T. Jones) – 02:47 . 2.Crosscut Saw (R.G. Ford) – 02:35 . 3.Kansas City (Jerry Leiber, […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I’M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) – 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) – 04:00 […]

Buddy Guy releases his twenty sixth album : ‘Living Proof’ (2010)

Buddy Guy’s ‘Living Proof’ is his twenty sixth (and his highest charting) studio album released on October 25, 2010 by Silvertone, Jive. Track Listing : 1.74 Years Young (Tom Hambridge, Gary Nicholson) – 04:34 . 2.Thank Me Someday (Buddy Guy, Tom Hambridge) – 05:42 . 3.On The Road (Richard Fleming, Tom Hambridge) – 04:11 . […]

Rod Stewart releases his fifth album : ‘Smiler’ featuring a duet…

Rod Stewart’s ‘Smiler’ is his fifth solo album featuring a duet with Elton John and released on October 4, 1974 by Mercury Records. Track Listing : 1.Sweet Little Rock ‘N’ Roller (Chuck Berry) – 03:43 . 2.Lochinvar (Pete Sears) – 00:25 . 3.Farewell (Martin Quittenton, Rod Stewart) – 04:34 . 4.Sailor (Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood) […]