“The Entertainer” is a single by singer Billy Joel released as the only single from his 1974 album Streetlife Serenade. The song peaked at #34 on the US charts. The song is a cynical and somewhat satirical look at the fleeting fame of a musician and fickle public tastes (“Today I am your champion / […]
“Hooray For Hazel” is a song written and performed by Tommy Roe with backing vocals by Lee Mallory. It reached number 1 in New Zealand, number 2 in Canada, number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100, and number 28 in Australia, in 1966. It was featured on his 1966 album Sweet Pea. The song was […]
“I Wanted Your Love” is the fifth and last single from Luther Vandross‘ album Busy Body, released in 1984. It reached #88 in the UK Charts. Musicians Bass Marcus Miller Drums Yogi Horton Guitar Doc Powell Guitar Georg Wadenius Keyboards Nat Adderley Jr Synthesizer Skip Anderson Congas Steve Kroon Percussion Paulinho Da Costa Background Vocals […]
“I’ll Let You Slide” is a song by American recording artist Luther Vandross. The song is from his third studio album Busy Body. Released in 1983, the single reached No. 9 on the Billboard Hot R&B Singles chart.
“Superstar” is a 1969 song written by Bonnie Bramlett and Leon Russell with a songwriting credit also given to Delaney Bramlett that has been a hit for many artists in different genres and interpretations in the years since; the best-known versions are by the Carpenters in 1971, and by Luther Vandross in 1983. In the […]
“A Song For You” is a song written and originally recorded by rock singer and pianist Leon Russell for his first solo album Leon Russell, which was released in 1970 on Shelter Records. A slow, pained plea for forgiveness and understanding from an estranged lover, the tune is one of Russell’s best-known compositions. Russell not […]
“Come Home Soon” is a song recorded by American country music group SHeDAISY. It was released in July 2004 as the second single from their album Sweet Right Here. The song was written by SHeDAISY member Kristyn Osborn with John Shanks. Produced By Dann Huff SHeDAISY Songwriters Connie Harrington Kristyn Osborn Charts US:#66 UK:# –