While ‘Baduizm’ turned her into a household name, ‘Mama’s Gun’ cemented Erykah Badu’s status as the new face of R&B.
The rock legends and the comedy duo may currently be locked in the battle of the biopics, but Queen once battled Laurel And Hardy on the singles charts…
'So What' turned out to be Walsh’s last studio release before he joined the ranks of the Eagles to replace Bernie Leadon.
Late in 1969, the wicked Pickett boldly interpreted the Motown stars' 1966 pop and soul No. 1, 'You Keep Me Hanging On.'
'Love Bones' hit the R&B chart on 13 December 1969 and became the fifth of eight consecutive top tenners for the Arkansas soul man.
Full of lush electronic orchestration, this documentary score by Vangelis remains an underrated gem.
With ‘ABBA: The Album’, Benny, Björn, Agnetha and Frida shook up their winning formula and set themselves on a new creative path.
Frank Sinatra is a legend, his music was the soundtrack to the second half of the 20th Century and his songs resonate as strongly today as they ever did.
A slice of militant reggae as potent as it comes, Burning Spear’s ‘Marcus Garvey’ encouraged a generation to find its Rastafari roots.
“This swinger was worth waiting for,” said Billboard, but 'This Love Is Real' would mark the end of an era for the masterful entertainer.
On 21 November 1964, Gaye entered the Hot 100 with what would would become a new crossover success, but a UK entry for just one week on 12 December.
The album that Petty produced for Shannon, the fine, spirited 'Drop Down And Get Me,' entered the Billboard 200 on 12 December 1981.
Combining previous single releases with covers of contemporary hits, ‘The Soul Of A Bell’ remains William Bell’s definitive artistic statement.
With 'How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb,' U2 were in the mood to complete the circle back to being the uncompromising rock ‘n’ roll band we first knew.
'Temptin' Temptations' was the second in the group's incredible sequence of ten consecutive No. 1 albums on the Billboard R&B chart.
The Godfather of Soul met the coming disco era head-on, with a subtly updated groove and a top 20 R&B hit.