Motown’s great songwriters were the foundations of the Great American Soulbook, an imaginary, but nonetheless awe-inspiring collection of songs written in the name of soul. But it did not come easy.
Soul covers of The Great American Songbook have added a gospel-derived power and dancefloor-driven sexiness to these timeless standards.
This year, RSD exclusives will be available from selected stores on both June 12 and July 17 respectively.
The documentary will portray the star primarily through the eyes of her mother, Janis.
With the success and acclaim befalling 'Back To Black,' America couldn’t overlook Amy any longer, and the album entered the Billboard 200 on March 31, 2007.
‘Britain has produced a lot of brilliant female singer-songwriters and vocalists, but there was only ever one Amy Winehouse.’
From emerging artists making their big debut to legendary icons gracing the stage, here are some best Grammy performances of all time.
Girl groups go all the way back to the birth of pop, and their long and honorable dedication to delighting the ears deserves far more recognition than it gets.
‘Amy dressed how she wanted to dress…She loved dressing up,’ shares Winehouse’s friend and stylist.
Steeped in tradition while pushing music into new frontiers, modern R&B has infiltrated the mainstream and become the go-to sound for pop music.
From the first flushes of romance, to heartbreak, loss and lust, the love song puts emotions to words – and music – remaining a core part of our lives.
One of the greatest independent labels in history, the music of Chess Records still sounds revolutionary.
‘I Told You I Was Trouble: Live In London’ will be released in weekly, four-track increments.
Titles by Amy Winehouse, the Rolling Stones, Queen and Billie Eilish were among the year's strong performers.
Film musicals, a true American art form, have celebrated freedom in the cinema, self-expression and the pursuit of dreams down life’s yellow brick road.