On the chart of 11 July 1964, Sam scored his final soul chart-topper.
A dazzling array of British stars played on Billy's stirring Apple single of 1969.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The influence of gospel music stretches far and wide, and the best gospel singers, too, cover a wider range of styles, as this list of the Top 15 shows.
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.'
The under-publicised story of the trailblazing artist-executive from Seattle is well worth telling in some detail.
The life of the founder member of the Supremes was filled all too briefly with adulation before it was cut short so sadly.
Love makes the world go round, but love also goes round itself, in the grooves of the majority of the greatest pop songs ever made.
This week’s film on the life, death and forgotten legacy of the soul legend is the latest entry in the eye-opening series.
On 30 January 1965, the soul chart made its comeback in the pages of Billboard, and Motown ruled the roost.