In October 1961, 'The Genius' began his first climb towards the UK top ten with ‘Hit The Road Jack.’
The Life Is Beautiful Music & Art Festival returns to downtown Las Vegas this weekend. Here are the must-see acts at the 2019 event.
Anticipation was at fever pitch as ‘Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation 1814' was released internationally on September 18, 1989.
The enduring singer-songwriter's sixth album in just four years, the new record is due out on 25 October.
The Motown quartet's skill in customising pop material was especially clear when they covered Jimmy Webb.
Motown’s most dangerous star of the early 1980s was on fire in the summer of 1983, and so were his label.
The soul man's seventh solo LP became his highest-charting pop album since 'Can't Get Enough.'
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.
Full of artistry and soul, Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell’s ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’ is a pinnacle of pop music that cannot be surpassed.
Critics and fans acclaimed 'Let's Get It On' as his best album yet, and it promptly went platinum within three weeks.
One of the greatest-ever sequences of musical creativity was in full flow in 1974, with Stevie's 'Fulfillingness' First Finale.'
The best Amy Winehouse quotes offer an honest look at the life and music of one of the world’s most sorely-missed talents.
Fifteen of the best ‘Star-Spangled Banner’ performances – from soulful balladry to all-out guitar shreds – proving that “traditional” doesn’t always need to be dull.
“This is a historic song for an important moment in history, and what’s beautiful is that its message is timeless and universal.”
With some of its icons still making hits, and a new breed of R&B star rising through the ranks, Motown continued to dominate the charts in the 80s and 90s.
UK soul singer Michael Kiwanuka shares the official video for his brassy new single, ‘You Ain’t The Problem’, off his new album ‘KIWANUKA’, out on 25 October.