Soul covers of The Great American Songbook have added a gospel-derived power and dancefloor-driven sexiness to these timeless standards.
Disco was the music of liberation, inclusiveness and empowerment with a four-on-the-floor bassline as its rallying cry. See why it's OK to like disco.
After his massive success in 1974, Barry White started his next LP chart adventure with 'Just Another Way To Say I Love You,' which hit the Billboard pop chart on 12 April...
After paying dues all through the 1960s, the American soul man's hard work finally paid dividends.
The sophisticated sound of symphonic soul filled dancefloors and bedrooms in the 70s, thanks to the pioneering work of Barry White, Isaac Hayes, and more.
Her audacious piece of "bedroom soul" was certified gold in the US by the RIAA, for shipments of 500,000 copies.
'The Icon Is Love' contained Barry’s big crossover single, ‘Practice What You Preach,’ which topped the American R&B chart and made the UK and US pop top 20.
By early 1974, White was dominating the charts in various guises, including as an orchestra leader, with 'Love's Theme.'
The set will be complemented by reissues of three individual albums and two by the vocal trio that White produced, Love Unlimited.
When Billy Joel's 'Just The Way You Are' was already on its way to becoming an easy listening classic, Barry added his own much-loved version.
Remarkably, 'You’re The First, The Last, My Everything' was a song with country and western origins going back to 1956.
Offering an embarrassment of riches for collectors and audiophiles alike, these are the best box sets for Christmas 2018 wishlists.
The “hippest trip in America” is returning to the small screen with the new drama series American Soul for BET, inspired by the life and times of Soul Train creator and host,...
The best soul music gifts of the year are a testament to living legends, and those much-missed voices whose legacies live on.
With the release of their soundtrack for ‘Saturday Night Fever’, in 1977, Bee Gees were at the birth of disco, pointing the way for others to follow.