Following an unprecedented reign, Parliament signed off, leaving ‘Trombipulation’ behind as the template for 80s electro-funk.
The Philadelphia group debuted the elegant song, written by the peerless team of Thom Bell and Linda Creed.
The track will feature on ‘A Symphony of Soul,‘ which features Motown classics reimagined with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Only a year after Gladys Knight and the Pips took it to the top of the R&B chart, Marvin made ‘I Heard It Through The Grapevine‘ his for keeps.
‘When you find an artist who is so undeniable themselves … they literally are part of building the foundations about what you base your life upon.’
From pulsating big band funk to throbbing electro-soul jams and sizzling acid jazz grooves, Britfunk showed how British Black music reshaped its American influences.
It’s a new take on the track from June’s album ‘The Moon And Stars: Prescriptions For Dreamers.’
The first queen of Motown followed her opening R&B No.1 with a second soul chart-topper in a row.
The Rolling Stones, James Brown, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye, and many more all played on the excellent T.A.M.I. Show in 1964.
Her massively anticipated festival appearance will be the multi-Grammy-winning star’s first UK performance for three years.
With the success and acclaim befalling ‘Back To Black’ in the UK, America couldn’t overlook Amy any longer.
‘I’ve loved Marvin for years and wanted to record with him,’ Diana told Rolling Stone.
The tour kicks off in January 2022 in Orlando, Florida.
Stevie had been raising the bar of his artistic imagination for some time, when he unveiled what many consider to be his first masterpiece.
Seeing the connection between jazz and disco, the Vanguard and Fantasy labels made sophisticated dancefloor music that still sounds fresh and thrilling.
The Grammy-winning song is a revered example of the group’s fruitful relationship with producer Norman Whitfield and his co-writer Barrett Strong