LGBTQ musicians haven’t always benefitted from today’s attitudes towards sexuality, but many pioneers fought for LGBTQ rights in the mainstream.
Completed at the end of 1978 at ABBA's Polar Music Studios, ‘Chiquitita’ soon emerged as the first single from their ‘Voulez-Vous’ album.
We present a uDiscover Music playlist celebrating Laurens Hammond's fantastic invention, starring Jimmy Smith, Booker T and the MGs, Procol Harum and many more.
It may seem an unlikely journey, but there’s logic in the way Rod Stewart developed from king of the mods to pop’s prime Great American Songbook singer.
Rod's years on Mercury Records provided him with some of his best material, and some of the best fun he ever had.
Less than a month after his mysterious and tragic shooting, Sam was back in the charts with 'Shake.'
Endlessly underrated, Hardin wrote some of the most beautiful and enduring songs of his day, including the much-covered 'If I Were A Carpenter' and 'Reason To Believe.'
On both of Billboard’s main surveys for December 27, 1980, John climbed to No.1.
Just 200 sets of the prints have been produced, all signed by Ronnie and some by Rod Stewart and Kenney Jones.
The satirical 'White Punks On Dope' became one of the enduring anthems of the new wave period.
The Philadelphia group debuted the elegant song, written by the peerless team of Thom Bell and Linda Creed.
A wait of almost eight years from Rod's first break to his first UK chart-topper ended in October 1971.
T.Rex’s 'Electric Warrior' debuted at No.2 on the UK chart of October 9, 1971 and a new fan phenomenon was confirmed.
John's new album had Billboard making an extremely complimentary comparison.
Bonnie Bramlett and Leon Russell’s evocative 1969 composition had history even before the Carpenters recorded their version.
'Goats Head Soup,' the album that Mick Jagger said was more thoughtful than 'Exile On Main St.', was released on August 31, 1973.