A special playlist to celebrate the masterful song craft and recording brilliance of Richard and Karen Carpenter.
On 29 January 1972, Badfinger charted in the UK with 'Day After Day,' produced by George Harrison, the second time they had a hit produced by a Beatle.
Thirteen years after the Marvelettes' original, Richard and Karen Carpenter's cover of 'Please Mr. Postman' became their third US No. 1.
The 'Mad Dogs & Englishmen' concert movie premiered on 22 January 1971, showing Joe Cocker at the peak of his powers.
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.
Albums featuring his contributions included Elton John and Leon Russell's 'The Union,' Eric Clapton and JJ Cale's 'The Road To Escondido' and Raitt's 'Nick of Time' and 'Longing In Their Hearts.'
A look at one of his most-recorded numbers, with the help of the late, great Leon himself.
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.
In remembrance of the much revered Grammy Award winner and member of the Roll and Roll Hall of Fame.
The duo's version of 'Only You Know And I Know' outdid the one by its writer, Dave Mason.
The song, written by Derek Trucks and Doyle Bramhall II, was previously only available as a special edition 12-inch disc as part of Record Store Day.
Revealing “the emotional artist” under his “professional fabulousness” ‘The Diving Board’ stands as one of Elton John’s most-loved albums.
Bonnie Bramlett and Leon Russell’s evocative 1969 composition had history even before the Carpenters recorded their version.
Why 25 August 1970 was such a monumental occasion in the career of a young English singer-songwriter.
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.