John's new album had Billboard making an extremely complimentary comparison.
Don Was is a widely-respected artist, record label boss and hugely in-demand A-list producer.
Bob Dylan and The Band played some of the most controversial music in history, then laid the groundwork for Americana, leaving an insurmountable legacy.
The British jazz-funk-pop band took their bow with a set produced by British blues figurehead Mike Vernon.
His fourth solo album was a celebration of both Eric's refuelled creativity and some great musical relationships.
Gospel music has always had a major influence on R&B, with many of the biggest soul singers having started their vocal careers in gospel church choirs.
Since 1968, the Isle Of Wight Festival has gathered every iconic UK act and from the States, making it one of the most prolific festivals in music history.
The group's dramatic delivery and the peerlessly plaintive lead vocals of Levi Stubbs became their most famous calling card.
After inventing Americana with their sepia-toned first two albums, The Band captured a snapshot of themselves with the personal reflections of Stage Fright.
Clapton recorded his own version of the song after playing on another, by blues-rock artist Arthur Louis.
He brought a humanitarian crisis to the world’s attention as only a former Beatle could.
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The notion of DIY music stretches back to 19th-century flutes made from bird bone, through punk anarchy and the digital revolution.
A Bob Dylan cover landed the folk heroes on TV and in the UK singles chart.
The 1965 success was written by Geoff Morrow and Chris Arnold, who would enjoy consistent sales as writers in the coming years.