Gary's death at just 58, on 6 February 2011, came as a great shock, but he left a legacy of nearly 40 years’ worth of recording.
Our uDiscover Music playlist celebrates the Prince of Motown, and a legacy that remains as powerful as ever.
The best Norah Jones songs reveal her to be a sensitive stylist whose wide-ranging repertoire embraces country, folk, jazz, rock and R&B.
To pick the best Eric Clapton songs, this playlist spans his early years with the Yardbirds, to Cream, Blind Faith and his prolific solo career.
Rightfully known as the queen Supreme, the best Diana Ross songs reveal just how much the Motown icon achieved when she stepped out as a solo artist.
Poetic and provocative, Common rose from underground hip-hop to become the music’s fiercest custodian. The best Common songs reveal how.
Their tenure was short-lived, but their influence is unmeasurable, and the best Velvet Underground songs still dare you to think differently.
A special playlist to celebrate the masterful song craft and recording brilliance of Richard and Karen Carpenter.
Our tribute to arguably the greatest rock singer, from Who classics and live favourites to more recent solo projects.
Oozing charisma and raw talent, the best Lil Baby songs reveal why the rapid ascension of Quality Control’s newest hip-hop star was no accident.
The best Peggy Lee songs range from chaste declarations of love to vampy, seductive come-ons, reflecting the singer’s wide ranging skills.
Thoughtful and envelope-pushing, the best Erykah Badu songs prove exactly why the singer has been crowned “The First Lady Of Neo-Soul”.
Not only was he present at the birth of rock’n’roll, but his ability to straddle R&B and pop led to staggering success, hear the best Fats Domino songs.
The Barbados-born Rihanna has come a long way since ‘Pon De Replay’. Here are 20 of the best Rihanna songs to take you on that journey.
The best Keith Moon performances reveal why The Who’s late drummer remains one of the greatest sticksmen in the history of rock music.