The 1989 set gave Janet an incredible total of eight major hits from one album.
The most underrated icon of African-American Music, Barry White’s unique vision delivered a romantic soul music that seduced the world.
Sexy and romantic, the best Barry White songs made him the boss of bedroom soul music. He had the funk, the soul and the disco – nobody did it like him.
M Means Music promises to ‘take some of the best known albums, artists and musical genres, and put them to the test.’
‘When Chaka agreed to record this song for us we were over the moon.’
‘It was pretty mind-blowing to hear something like Marvin Gaye‘s isolated vocals,’ said producer LOUALLDAY.
Time to celebrate mothers and the songs that have celebrated them with a playlist of the best songs about moms for Mother’s Day.
From a tiny $800 loan, Berry Gordy turned Motown into the biggest African-American business of its era, paving the way for black-owned labels that followed.
The great jazz singer-pianist's sixth album for Philips was named after a much-covered song that also links Johnny Mathis and David Bowie.
Other acts set to perform include Adam Lambert, Kylie Minogue, and more.
Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell’s hit inspires our Motown duets playlist.
The irresistible Isaac Hayes-David Porter composition and production ‘Soul Man’ became another Stax classic.
The funk group’s September 1974 chart entry debuted even higher than Hot 100 resident Elton John’s ‘The Bitch Is Back.’
‘Let’s Get It On’ became the second of Marvin's three US pop chart-toppers.
The 2021 Americana Honors, on September 22 at the Ryman in Nashville, will open this year's Americanafest.
Remembering a great collaboration 1973 between giants of blues and soul.