Journey is the second album released by record producer Arif Mardin as leader. Released on the Atlantic label in 1974, it features “a veritable who’s who of funk and jazz greats”, many of them regular session and studio musicians who appear on Mardin-produced albums for other artists.
With Everything I Feel In Me is the twenty-first studio album by American singer Aretha Franklin, Released on November 25, 1974, by Atlantic Records. This recording did not do as well commercially as previous Franklin albums. The LP reached #57 on Billboard’s Top Album charts and peaked at #6 on the R&B album charts. None […]
Bette Midler is the eponymous second studio album by American singer Bette Midler, released in 1973 on the Atlantic Records label. Produced by Arif Mardin and Barry Manilow, Bette Midler includes Midler’s interpretations of Johnny Mercer and Hoagy Carmichael’s “Skylark”, Berthold Brecht and Kurt Weill’s “Surabaya Johnny”, Bob Dylan’s “I Shall Be Released” and Glenn […]
Spoonful is an album by merican jump blues singer Jimmy Witherspoon, released in 1975 on Blue Note. Tracks 1 Big Boss Man (Al Smith; Luther Dixon) 03:24 2 Nothing’s Changed (Frank Armstrong; Jim Vaughn) 05:39 3 Sign On The Building (Jimmy Witherspoon; Omari O’Connor) 03:39 4 Reds & Whiskey (Howard Scott; Jimmy Witherspoon) 03:25 […]
Kate Taylor is the second studio album by singer Kate Taylor, released May 4, 1978. The album included Taylor’s solo chart single: her version of “It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song)”, recorded in August 1977 to peak at number 49 that autumn; the Kate Taylor album also introduced the singer’s remakes of “A […]
The Mean Machine is an album by American jazz organist Jimmy McGriff recorded in 1976 and released on the Groove Merchant label. Tracks 1 It Feels So Nice (Do It Again) (Brad Baker; Lance Quinn) 07:10 2 The Mean Machine (Brad Baker; Joe Thomas) 06:02 3 Please Don’t Take Me Out (Brad Baker) 06:12 4 […]
Odyssey is the first album by Odyssey, released in 1977 on RCA Victor. Odyssey is originally a New York City, United States-based singing group, best known for their 1977 hit “Native New Yorker”, and a series of other mainly dance and soul hits in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Now based in the United […]