Hot Shot is the fifth solo album by Hiroshi Fukumura, released in 1985 on Morning. Hiroshi Fukumura (born February 21, 1949, Tokyo) is a Japanese jazz trombonist. Fukumura played with Sadao Watanabe for much of the 1970s, excepting a period where he studied in the United States at the New England Conservatory of Music. He […]
Acquired Taste is the third album by Junior (Giscombe), released in 1985 on London Records. Norman Washington “Junior” Giscombe (born 6 June 1957) is an English singer-songwriter often known by the mononym, Junior, who was one of the first British R&B artists to be successful in the United States. He is best known for his […]
Night Life is the second album by British R&B and soul music singer Maxine Nightingale. She is best known for her hits in the 1970s, with the million-seller “Right Back Where We Started From” (1975, U.K. & 1976, U.S.), “Love Hit Me” (Track 3 of this album), and “Lead Me On” (1979).
The Sweetest Days is the third studio album by Vanessa Williams, released on December 6, 1994. The album peaked at No. 57 on the U.S. pop albums chart and at No. 25 on the R&B albums chart and was certified Platinum by the RIAA. It includes the singles, “You Can’t Run”, “Betcha Never”, “The Way […]
Daydream is an album by Terumasa Hino, released in 1980 on Flying Disk. Terumasa Hino (日野 皓正, Hino Terumasa, born October 25, 1942) is a Japanese jazz trumpeter. He is considered one of Japan’s finest jazz musicians. His instruments include the trumpet, cornet, and flügelhorn
Legends is the first solo album by Dave Valentin, released in 1978 on GRP. David Peter Valentin (April 29, 1952 – March 8, 2017) was an American Latin jazz flautist. n the 1970s, Valentin combined Latin music with jazz in bands with Bill O’Connell, Lincoln Goines, Richie Morales, Robby Ameen, Sammy Figueroa, and Giovanni Hidalgo. […]