After a decade of hard work, the Los Angeles native was on her way, as the ‘Mistaken Identity’ album followed ‘Bette Davis Eyes’ to the US chart summit.
The links between the American band and the British guitar hero go deeper than you might think.
'The Gambler' single and album found the entertainer in the hottest form of his life.
The endless romantic allure of The Great American Songbook has attracted wonderful country covers by the likes of Patsy Cline and Willie Nelson.
The edition is both a commemoration and celebration of the legacy of one of the most successful musicians to date.
'Coward Of The County' became a rare UK country No. 1 on 16 February 1980.
UMe launches themed content from Peggy Lee, Kenny Rogers, Def Jam Recordings, and more.
The all-star 'Greenfields' album affirms Barry's rightful place in a world of country and roots music that he has often visited.
With the right song, at the right moment, great film soundtracks can sear a cinematic moment into your mind forever. Here are just a few of our favorites.
On both of Billboard’s main surveys for December 27, 1980, John climbed to No.1.
'Truly' was the crossover soul star's chart-topping, Grammy-winning follow-up to his No.1 duet with Diana Ross, 'Endless Love.'
The emotional song pays tribute to fallen idols, with nods to Kenny Rogers, Whitney Houston, Tom Petty, and many more.
On 12 November 1983, one of the many hits from the mega-platinum 'Can't Slow Down' album completed its climb to the top of the Billboard Hot 100.
Patsy recorded Willie Nelson's song just two months after a car crash that nearly killed her, and one of the most famous of all country songs was born.
The rock favorites hit the UK top ten with their version of the Russ Ballard song.