His first singles chart appearance captured the improvised, call-and-response electricity between Stevie and a Chicago crowd.
The second star-studded edition also featured everyone from Marvin Gaye and Ike & Tina Turner to Joe Cocker and Jethro Tull.
This marks the first film project authorized by the Gaye family.
'Tear It On Down' was the final single to carry the name of Martha Reeves & the Vandellas.
A seismic career shift and a bold new artistic direction brought an indelible classic.
'You're The Man (Part 1)' is perhaps his least-celebrated top ten soul hit.
Being ahead of their time, too offbeat for mass consumption, or through plain old bad luck – some artists became wildly influential without becoming household names.
She left us at a tragically young 24, but her elegant vocals live on.
Thirty years after its earth-shattering release, Public Enemy mainman Chuck D reveals the unstoppable creative forces behind ‘It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back’
The self-titled debut album by the Rolling Stones, released in April 1964, pays tribute to their love of the blues and R&B.
Soul music has given The Great American Songbook gospel-derived power and dancefloor-driven sexiness. These 11 performances are guaranteed to delight.
From sorrowful mourning to polemical rage, the best Martin Luther King songs deal with the death of the civil-rights icon in moving, revelatory ways.
The incomparable Marvin Gaye, born on 2 April 1939, changed the face of soul music. uDiscover celebrates his legacy with an In 20 Songs playlist.
'Almost Grown' hit the US chart on 30 March 1959 for Chuck Berry and reiterated that no one could write about the joy and pain of growing up as he could.
On 23 March 1967, work was completed on one of many memorable Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell collaborations on Motown, ‘Your Precious Love.’