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.
A look at one of his most-recorded numbers, with the help of the late, great Leon himself.
The Oklahoman multi-instrumentalist's passing was confirmed by his wife in a Facebook post published today.
The duo’s version of the song outdid the one by its writer, Dave Mason.
The classic 1960s song is also closely associated with the Four Tops, Johnny Cash & June Carter and many others.
After the delayed success of 'Layla,' 1972 also brought a single from Eric’s self-titled debut solo album of two years before.
The documentary celebrates Joe Cocker’s legendary, short-lived 30-piece band – and their surprise reunion 45 years later.
Fans were delighted to hear Elton the pianist reclaiming the nimble brilliance that only amplified the impact of his vocals and Bernie Taupin’s lyrics.
Bonnie Bramlett and Leon Russell’s evocative 1969 composition had history even before the Carpenters recorded their version.
As 'Brothers and Sisters' entered the album chart, its Dickey Betts song ‘Ramblin’ Man’’ hit the Hot 100 to become the band’s first major hit.
Why August 25, 1970 was such a monumental occasion in the career of a young English singer-songwriter.
On July 25, 1970, Eric's name appeared on the charts as a solo artist for the first time.
From his prolific solo career to his time with the Fab Four, here are the best George Harrison songs to sum up his musical autobiography.
'Living In The Material World' featured such friends as Ringo Starr, Leon Russell, Gary Wright, and Nicky Hopkins.
The Crickets' final UK chart appearance was a nod to the late Ritchie Valens, and featured A-list contributors James Burton and Leon Russell.