'Dancing In The Street' is the perfect Motown dance record: it's infectious and features great musicians playing their socks off.
After initial top ten hits written by Jagger/Richards and by Jackie DeShannon, the teenage pop star's next success came with a John D. Loudermilk song.
The California dreamers and their only US No. 1 single.
Like all award shows, the Grammys are always bound to satisfy, surprise and rankle in equal measure, and there have been some surprising wins in the past.
David Bowie was no overnight sensation, it would take him years to "make it", but his first album shows the genesis of a genius.
Long before he assumed rock god status with Led Zeppelin, Page was an in-demand guitar for hire on the London session circuit.
The new year saw the group covering the 1961 hit by Italian-American doo-wop group the Regents.
The Beach Boys’ ‘Good Vibrations’ is one of those singles that defines the 60s, topping the charts on both sides of the Atlantic.
An appreciation of the British TV producer, actor, producer and force of nature.
'Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain' is the song that connects Gene with Willie Nelson, Elvis Presley and a host of others.
'Give Peace A Chance' was recorded during the couple's famous "bed-in" at the Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal.
Pioneers of British folk rock, Fairport Convention celebrates their nearly 50-year musical legacy with a 7 CD box set for release on 28 July.
Country Music Hall of Famer Sonny James, who scored 22 No. 1 country hits between 1956-1974 including 16 in a row, died 22 February of natural causes.
Musician, songwriter, producer and music industry executive Wayne Bickerton has passed away. Wayne Bickerton RIP
Harry Pitch, the veteran British harmonica player who appeared on many pop hits and gave John Lennon advice for his playing on 'Love Me Do,' has died at 90.