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Tracy Chapman

Singing With Peter Gabriel

Peter Gabriel whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of artists of all genres, either on records or in concerts. We have selected fifteen of them : Chris Martin, Kate Bush, Sinéad O’Connor, Jivan Gasparyan, Brian May, Johnny Clegg, Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens), Papa Wemba, Laurie Anderson, Angun, […]

Happy Birthday Peter Gabriel. ‘Big Timer’

This day (February 13, 1950), in Chobham, Surrey, England, is born Peter Brian Gabriel simply known as Peter Gabriel, English singer and songwriter , best known as original singer with Genesis before going solo and co-founding the WOMAD festival Tracklist : Musical Box (w/ Genesis) . Twilight Alehouse (w/ Genesis, Brussels, 1972) . Watcher of […]

This week In Singing Ladies 03

Sade, Lana Del Rey, Mavis Staple , Valerie June, Ana Tijoux, Corinne Bailey Rae, Tracy Chapman, Gloria Estefan, Kacey Musgraves, Dolly Parton, Anita O’Day, Elis Regina. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 220 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Sade – […]

This week In Singing Ladies 49

Corinne Bailey Rae, Adele, Diana Krall, Brandi Carlile, Cat Power, Tori Amos, Linda Ronstadt, Joan Armatrading, Tracy Chapman, Sinéad O’Connor, Dianne Reeves, Cassandra Wilson. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 240 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Corinne Bailey Rae – […]

Lauryn Hill, Chrissie, Jimmy, Erykah et al pay tribute to Bob Marley (1984)

December 4, 1989 – Lauryn Hill, Chrissie Hynde, Jimmy Cliff, Erykah Badu, Queen Latifah, DARIUS RUCKER, Tracy Chapman, Busta Rhymes, Julian Marley, Chris Robinson, Damian Marley, Ben Harper, kymani marley, Toots Hibbert, The Wailers, Ziggy Marley, Eve, The Melody Makers attend The Bob Marley All-Star Tribute in Oracabessa Bay, Jamaica More Info

Tracy Chapman plays for a school (1988)

December 4, 1988 – Tracy Chapman takes part ‘unplugged’ in the second edition of the charity concert ‘Bridge School Benefit’ organized by Neil Young and Pegi Young at Oakland Coliseum Arena in Oakland, CA More Info

Elektra publish Tracy Chapman’s fourth album : ‘New Beginning’…

Tracy Chapman’s ‘New Beginning’ is her fourth (and biggest selling) album released on November 14, 1995 by Elektra. Track Listing : 1.Heaven’S Here On Earth (Tracy Chapman) – 05:23 . 2.New Beginning (Tracy Chapman) – 05:33 . 3.Smoke And Ashes (Tracy Chapman) – 06:39 . 4.Cold Feet (Tracy Chapman) – 05:40 . 5.At This Point […]

This week In Singing Ladies 46

Judy Garland, Liza Minelli, Andra Day, Sade Adu, Norah Jones, Susan Tedeschi, Tracy Chapman, Chrissie Hynde, Linda Ronstadt, Diana Krall, Beth Hart, Rihanna, Britney Spears , Jessie J. They are the Singing Ladies selected among the 277 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Judy […]

Tracy, Joan, Jackson et al celebrate Bill Graham (1991)

November 3, 1991 – a free concert is organized in Golden Gate Park to honor Bill Graham who passed away two weeks ago. Before the Grateful Dead who will close, expect to see Carlos Santana, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Joe Satriani, Tracy Chapman, Bobby McFerrin, Joan Baez, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Jackson Browne, […]

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 24

Tracy Chapman, Sting, Joni Mitchell, Lionel Richie, Warren Zevon, The Police, Depeche Mode, Simply Red, U2, John Mellencamp, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Neil Young. They are the ’80s Throwback’ artists selected among the 249 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Tracy Chapman – […]

Elektra publish Tracy Chapman’s second album : ‘Crossroads’…

Tracy Chapman’s ‘Crossroads’ is her second album released on October 3, 1989 by Elektra. Track Listing : 1.Crossroads (Tracy Chapman) – 04:11 . 2.Bridges (Tracy Chapman) – 05:24 . 3.Freedom Now (Tracy Chapman) – 04:02 . 4.Material World (Tracy Chapman) – 03:02 . 5.Be Careful Of My Heart (Tracy Chapman) – 04:39 . 6.Subcity (Tracy […]

This week In Singing Ladies 40

Toni Braxton, St. Vincent, Tracy Chapman, Anita O’Day, Julie Andrews, Katie Melua, Mercedes Sosa & Joan Baez, Amália Rodrigues, Mazzy Star, Evanescence, Fiona Apple, Sarah Brightman. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 249 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Toni Braxton […]

Singing With Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen, whose birthday is tomorrow – Happy Birthday BTW – has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres. We have selected thirteen of themJohn Fogerty, Tracy Chapman, Sting, Billy Joel, Michael Stipe, Mick Jagger, Paul Mccartney, Chuck Berry, Bono, Patti Smith, Elvis Costello, Axl Rose, Joan Jett Here, they are reunited in […]

Singing (and playing) With B.B. King

B.B. King who would have turned 94 today, has duetted with a myriad of singers and guitar players. We have selected twelve of them : Buddy Guy, John Mayer, Ray Charles, U2, Ruth Brown, Richie Sambora, Gary Moore, Tracy Chapman, David Gilmour, Luciano Pavarotti, Gladys Knight, Jerry Reed Here, they are reunited in one glorious […]