Carpenter brings his unique interpretations to some of the most beloved melodies in the entire pop canon.
Now deleted, 'Live At The Palladium' was only released in the UK and Japan and is now something of a collectors' item for fans of Karen and Richard.
News of Stephens' death was acknowledged by Tim Rice and Andrew Loog Oldham, among many others.
A look at one of his most-recorded numbers, with the help of the late, great Leon himself.
Artists have always tried to go one better than Bing Crosby’s White Christmas, the song that arguably defines the holiday season like no other.
Thirteen years after the Marvelettes' original, Richard and Karen Carpenter's cover of 'Please Mr. Postman' became their third US No.1.
In 1976, Palmer's third album 'Some People Can Do What They Like' became his most successful to date.
In October 1973, with some seven years of great Stax recordings already to his name, Taylor charted with another, ‘Cheaper To Keep Her.’
On October 10, 1970, the Carpenters made their British breakthrough, with the Burt Bacharach and Hal David composition '(They Long To Be) Close To You.'
Just how did Karen and Richard Carpenter get involved with the ‘International Flying Saucer Bureau’?
On his seventh studio album, and second of 1973 alone, Elton's phenomenal creativity moved up another gear.
Written by Neil Sedaka and Phil Cody, ‘Solitaire’ is one of those much-covered songs, but the Carpenters' version for their album Horizon might be the best.
Proceeds from the song will benefit the Roots of Music, an organization that empowers the youth of New Orleans.
A small selection from the stunning archives of a truly great record label.
In July 1970, the seven-year-old Burt Bacharach & Hal David song 'Close To You' gave the siblings their first US No. 1.
The album features Carpenter's new arrangements of the group's timeless, original vocal and instrumental tracks.