The double-sided 'That's Where It's At' and 'Cousin Of Mine' represented the last time Sam would see his own name in the charts.
Gospel music has always had a major influence on R&B, with many of the biggest soul singers having started their vocal careers in gospel church choirs.
When Sam told us about being alone on yet 'Another Saturday Night,' everybody listened, including the Londoner we came to call Cat.
On the chart of July 11, 1964, Sam scored his final soul chart-topper.
The power of the protest song looks set to be exploited as politics takes center stage again. That music is used as a means to raise awareness and share a common goal...
A dazzling array of British stars played on Billy's stirring Apple single of 1969.
The life of this founding member of the Supremes was filled all too briefly with adulation before it was sadly cut short.
Ricky's second and final US No. 1 single was literally retrieved from the garbage can, and had connections to Sam Cooke and Glen Campbell.
With a titular track that’s recognized at first rift, Steve Miller Band's ‘Fly Like An Eagle’ stands the test of time as the epitome of 70s classic rock.
Who wrote the first ever blues song and what was the first ever recorded blues song? We dig deep to find out the fascinating history of recorded blues.
The tastemaking London quartet were on the radio with the new single ‘Hey Girl’ when their first LP hit the streets.
The soul singer and songwriter hailing from Chicago was known for his distinctive singing voice as well as his political activism.
Another of his timeless hits entered the Hot 100 in May 1960.
Within months of the great soul man's premature passing, the Motown trio paid tribute on disc.
The Beatles and Rolling Stones alumnus entered the Billboard Hot 100 on 31 March 1973 with the ultra-funky 'Will It Go Round In Circles.'