The fifth album in his celebrated series of recordings with Rick Rubin was also his first posthumous chart-topper.
Love makes the world go round, but love also goes round itself, in the grooves of the majority of the greatest pop songs ever made.
The King Of Rock’n’Roll made many definitive recordings, but there are a number of surprising Elvis Presley covers of songs not often associated with him.
On January 7, 1967, Pride became the first African-American solo singer to perform on the radio show and live institution that was the Grand Ole Opry.
in January 1971, Williams released the LP containing the song of the same name that had given him his first country No.1, 'All For The Love Of Sunshine.'
Shannon's distinctive singing style, and especially his winning use of falsetto, would serve him well throughout a superior career.
Just 12 days after he entered the country chart with 'I'll Never Get Out Of This World Alive,' Hank was dead.
To prove that his work can be reinterpreted in a variety of styles, a uDiscover Music playlist gathering together the best Hank remakes by jazz artists.
'Moanin' The Blues,' which entered the country chart on 18 November 1950, became Hank's next No. 1 in the last week of the year.
Hank's posthumous country No.1 of 1953 got a soulful makeover from The Genius.
The album advertised the artist's rare ability to interpret UK and US pop, the country, soul and folk flavours of her past and the West Coast album sound.
Hank's next single was the jaunty, lighthearted 'Settin' The Woods On Fire.'
Hank's new hit of October 1949 was inspired in no small part by the singer’s fiery relationship with his wife, Audrey.
The influence of gospel music stretches far and wide, and the best gospel singers, too, cover a wider range of styles, as this list of the Top 15 shows.
Roy Orbison’s final MGM album, ‘Milestones’ is a curio containing masterful readings of Bee Gees’ ‘Words’ and a Big O take on country-rock.
Hank's final recording session produced his last country chart-topper.