Over the course of four decades, Lawson and the Persuasions recorded 25 albums that spanned rock, blues, gospel and pop.
On the chart of 11 July 1964, Sam scored his final soul chart-topper.
This richly romantic number is one of those timeless love songs that's been covered by a vast array of great vocalists.
Our tribute to Laurens Hammond, the creator of the Hammond organ, whose fantastic invention features on some of the great tracks in music history.
Artist, songwriter, and one of Britain’s finest, and possibly most underrated, guitar players, here are Ronnie Wood's career-defining cuts.
Completed at the end of 1978 at ABBA's Polar Music Studios, ‘Chiquitita’ soon emerged as the first single from their ‘Voulez-Vous’ album.
The legendary Muscle Shoals studio defined the sound of Southern soul before becoming one of the go-to studios for the biggest names in music.
The book contains forewords from two of the label's most celebrated artists, Dame Vera Lynn and Sir Rod Stewart,
The single took seven weeks to make the top 40 and 18 to reach No. 1 on the Hot 100.
On 7 April 1972, The Big O cut the number that would become the opening song on his 'Memphis' album.
With our admiration, this is uDiscover Music's collection of 20 of the most entertaining and enlightening quotes by a unique entertainer.
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.
‘I Wish It Would Rain' topped the Billboard soul listing for 17 February 1968, as the Tempts' fabulous run of No. 1s continued.
From the first flushes of romance, to heartbreak, loss and lust, the love song puts emotions to words – and music – remaining a core part of our lives.
From 60s releases by 2016 Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan to 21st-century releases by David Crosby and Beck, we pick the top 25 singer songwriter albums.