‘I Wish It Would Rain' topped the Billboard soul listing for February 17, 1968, as the Tempts' fabulous run of No. 1s continued.
Perhaps it was the unfamiliar rawness of 'You' that prevented it from going higher than No.34 in the pop market, but it climbed to No.7 on the soul side.
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In December 1967, a "nervous" British guitarist was drafted in as a guest on the 'Lady Soul' album.
In a few short years, Sam's songs and vocal technique influenced so many of the upcoming generation of stars.
You may know every lyric to your favorite songs, but do you know who wrote them?
The erudite individual from the Bronx devised the very term rhythm and blues, before going on to help define it at Atlantic Records and far beyond.
'(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay,' co-written with his great friend Steve Cropper, was released on January 8, 1968, a month after Otis' death at just 26.
Music’s myriad subgenres have inspired some of the most enduring documentaries of our age. Here are the 37 best music documentaries of the past 50 years.
The album is widely respected as an early example of the way that jazz was beginning to acknowledge the fledgling funk sound.
As talent scout, producer, musicologist, broadcaster, journalist and mentor, Hammond helped the world to discover some of the greatest musicians of all time.
The world-famous singer-songwriter had already taken part in many vocal pairings on disc by the time the 'Duets' album arrived in 1993.
Alen was instrumental in garnering mainstream support for R&B artists like Chuck Berry, Little Richard, and James Brown.
In 1985, a new compilation put the great singer's name on the UK LP chart for the first time.
The Vee-Jay single entered the R&B chart on October 24, 1960 for the man Keith called a big model for the young Rolling Stones.