Medley's first solo single 'I Can't Make It Alone,' written by Carole King, missed the chart, but he fared somewhat better with the follow-up.
'Sweet Hitch-Hiker' became the group's final US top ten hit.
The duo's place in the pop firmament was so assured that they could approach their fourth album as a broad-based concept record.
A small selection from the stunning archives of a truly great record label.
The modern-day line-up of the Motown legends burnished their recorded legacy with their first new album in eight years.
With her first two hits already secured, anticipation was high for Springfield's album debut.
Surprisingly unsuccessful at the time, the album has thankfully become a monument to the unique soulfulness of one of Britain’s finest-ever voices.
'Shinin' On' was produced, like its predecessor 'We’re An American Band,' by revered artist and studio authority Todd Rundgren.
From subversive subject matter to affairs of the heart, the best female songwriters are often the most insightful, as this list proves.
The Irish group's version of a song recently released by Lulu became their second top ten hit in quick succession.
From the Jazz Age through to modern rock, great songwriting partnerships have provided some of popular music’s finest moments. Here are eight of the best…
Greatest hits collections are very often big sellers, and for obvious reasons, but few have been as successful as the Carpenters’ The Singles 1969–1973.
'All The Girls In The World Beware!!!' was the band's second album of 1974, their ninth studio release and their 11th chart LP in just over five years.
The Englishman's distinctive and romantic treatment of the number was perfect for his ever-growing audience.
The new remix features lush orchestral arrangements based on the star's widely-acclaimed AMAs performance.