Recorded at Chess Studios, this EP paid homage to their blues roots and established their sound.
Ertegun died at 83 in December 2006, but to this day, the standards he set are aspired to by the modern generation of label heads.
A soulful trip to 'Land Of 1,000 Dances,' courtesy of Wilson Pickett and many others.
He wrote the classic that's been covered hundreds of times, and made other fine records of his own.
The blues-rock quartet made a UK album chart breakthrough in their banner month of June 1970.
Our audio interview series highlights the man who co-wrote and recorded the original of 'Knock On Wood' and so much more, Eddie Floyd.
Ranging across a wide mix of styles and artists, The best Beatles covers are testament to the sheer breadth and quality of their music.
The book includes interviews with Bruce Springsteen, Bill Wyman, Paul Young, William Bell, Steve Cropper and others.
Two great soul men were in friendly competition on the R&B charts with rival versions of 'If You Need Me.'
The singer and songwriter from Detroit, Michigan recorded over 50 songs that charted in his illustrious career.
The survey analyses a combination of lyrics and musical tone based on metrics supplied by Spotify and Genius.
Rawls' recording was a superbly soulful, horn-fuelled slice of real life.
A collection of 20 little-known facts about one of the true titans of country music.
We present 50 songs that were part of rhythm and blues heritage but which didn’t fully find a mainstream audience until they were remade.
'I Don't Know What You've Got (But It's Got Me)' became Richard's last top 20 R&B hit and featured a future superstar guitarist.