October 16, 2019 10. Starbooty – Ubiquity (1978) New Entry Produced By Roy Ayers 9. Mariah Carey – Mariah Carey (1990) 2nd Week / Last Week #3 Produced By Tommy Mottola, Walter Afanasieff, Mariah Carey, Rhett Lawrence, Ben Margulies, Ric … Continue reading This Week’s Top Ten R&B Albums Selected By My Instagram Followers
The Pointer Sisters are an American R&B singing group from Oakland, California, who achieved mainstream success during the 1970s and 1980s. Spanning over four decades, their repertoire has included such diverse genres as pop, disco, jazz, electronic music, bebop, blues, … Continue reading 10 Classic Songs Recorded By The Pointer Sisters
10. Bossa Nova: Rise of Brazilian Music (2013) ‘Bossa Nova and the rise of Brazilian Music in the 1960s’ charts the rise of the events that led to the arrival of this new musical movement and what happened next. João … Continue reading Top 10 Brazilian Albums For Beginners
October 8, 2019 10. That’s What Friends Are For – Johnny Mathis & Deniece Williams (1978) New Entry Produced By Jack Gold 9. Rapture – Anita Baker (1986) New Entry Produced By Michael J. Powell Marti Sharron Gary Skardina 8. … Continue reading This Week’s Top Ten Adult Contemporary Albums Selected By My Instagram Followers
Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on April 15, 1894, jazz and blues vocalist Bessie Smith’s powerful, soulful voice won her countless fans and earned her the title “Empress of the Blues.” In her recording career, Smith worked with many important jazz … Continue reading 10 Classic Songs By Bessie Smith “The Empress Of The Blues”
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October 1, 2019 10. Getz/Gilberto #2 – Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto (1966) 3rd Week / Last Week #2 Produced By Creed Taylor 9. The Great Arrival – Sergio Mendes (1966) New Entry Produced By Nesuhi Ertegun 8. Swiss Movement … Continue reading This Week’s Top Jazz Album Selected By My Instagram Followers
The natural woman, Aretha Franklin, multiple Grammy Award-winner and the ‘Queen of Soul’, said a little prayer and sent it right into our ears and hearts. The man who gets me is getting one hell of a woman. It really is … Continue reading 10 Aretha Franklin Quotes: The Queen Of Soul Speaks