Released in 1971, ‘Black Rock’ was the first important step towards making The Bar-Kays one of the most reliable and...
The new set will be the first studio release by the soul queen since 2007's 'Funk This.'
Cole's fourth album 'Thankful' appeared in November 1977 and immediately offered up her next R&B chart entry and later pop top tenner, the smooth and sultry ballad 'Our Love.'
On 14 January 1970 in Las Vegas, Diana Ross appeared in concert as a member of the Supremes for the final time.
The founder of Motown Records was born in the city he helped make synonymous with soulfulness, Detroit, on 28 November 1929.
To mark the 60th anniversary of the trailblazing music label Motown, The Motown Museum in Detroit has unveiled a number of never-before-seen artefacts that show how the historic empire was started.
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.
The erudite individual from the Bronx devised the very name "rhythm and blues," before going on to help define it at Atlantic Records and far beyond.
Smokey Robinson is the latest guest to appear at the star-studded concert honouring late soul legend Aretha Franklin at Aretha! A Grammy Celebration.
Less than a month after his mysterious and tragic shooting, Sam was back in the charts with 'Shake.'
'(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay,' co-written with his great friend Steve Cropper, was released on 8 January 1968, a month after Otis' death at just 26.
The 1978 album was described as "the most poisonous alimony settlement of the 20th century," but it was much more than that.
David Ruffin had been making solo records for some seven years by the time he had his greatest success in his own right with the superb 'Walk Away From Love.'
With her hotly anticipated second album, ‘Indigo’, Kandace Springs flourishes into a versatile performer who blends soul and jazz with hip-hop swagger.
The Godfather stormed into 1971 with another funk smash, ‘Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved.’
In the first week of 1966, the duo arrived on the national US scene with the first in a series of classic singles for Stax.