'Blues From Laurel Canyon' was Mayall's first “solo” record since retiring the band name the Bluesbreakers.
In March 1965, the former Tornadoes member bowed out of the bestsellers with Big Bill Broonzy's 'Diggin' My Potatoes.'
Nathaniel Adams Cole went on to become one of America's, and the world's, most beloved vocalists.
The San Francisco band's second release was a live album, taken from performances at the famed Fillmore East and Fillmore West
The best Irish songs reveal a proud, passionate country steeped in folklore, borne of an unquenchably fiery Celtic spirit.
From Rory Gallagher to U2, Thin Lizzy to The Cranberries, the best Irish musicians have made a unique mark on music history. uDiscover Music raises a toast.
Located in west London, W5, The Ealing Club was once home to The Rolling Stones, The Who and more, and is the iconic birthplace of British rock’n’roll.
Jarvis Cocker discusses his collaboration with with Chilly Gonzales, ‘Room 29’, and the golden age of Hollywood which inspired it.
The best Nat King Cole songs reveal just why the jazz pianist and singer is hailed as one of the world’s greatest vocalists – and a pioneer for racial equality.
Recorded following his marriage to Olivia, George Harrison’s delightful and overlooked self-titled album was his second for Dark Horse.
Before James Brown released ‘Say It Loud – I’m Black And I’m Proud’ no mainstream artist had stated the case for black pride so explicitly.
The follow-up to ‘Let’s Get It On’, Marvin Gaye’s ‘I Want You’ was a deeply personal album that laid the blueprint for 90s and 00s R&B and neo soul.
In March 1957, Ella Fitzgerald was riding high on the charts at No.11 with Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers & Hart Songbook.
The lyrics of 'Nightshift' united Gaye with another soul giant, Jackie Wilson, who had died just three months earlier in 1984.
A dazzling album that defined black America both musically and lyrically, ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’ is a visionary album that will resonate for decades to come.
For their first single release of 1968, The Beatles went back to their roots for Lady Madonna, a song inspired by Fats Domino.