The best summer songs conjure both eras and emotional to offer a mix of nostalgia and escapism. Time to sit back and unwind with this essential playlist.
Motown Records was a huge inspiration for The Beatles in their early days, but the influence ran both ways, as the best Motown Beatles covers reveal.
The special also features interviews with artists inspired by Gaye’s masterwork including Maxwell, Sheila E., Spike Lee, and Lee Daniels.
This list of the best songs of the 60s celebrates wild and far-ranging sounds from all around the world.
Motown’s great songwriters were the foundations of the Great American Soulbook, an imaginary, but nonetheless awe-inspiring collection of songs written in the name of soul. But it did not come easy.
Tammi left us at a tragically young 24, but her elegant vocals live on.
The series, which arrives May 21, comes from a filmmaking team that includes figures from documentaries like ‘Amy.’
The guitar hero tackles a diverse set of influences and pays tribute to his musical peers.
Soul covers of The Great American Songbook have added a gospel-derived power and dancefloor-driven sexiness to these timeless standards.
From protest songs to Greenpeace concerts, musicians have long helped push the environmental movement’s cause, rallying for Mother Earth.
The best Earth Day songs range from political warnings to songs written in celebration of our planet’s beauty.
Full of artistry and soul, Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell’s ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’ is a pinnacle of pop music that cannot be surpassed.
The previously unheard interview sheds light on her remarkable life and career in the entertainment world.
Recorded in four days, The Rolling Stones’ debut album honoured the blues and introduced the band to America as 'England’s newest hit makers.'
The album was a bold announcement of the new-found creative freedom of an artist who'd just turned 21.