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This One’s for You, Billy


The great ones, at least.

Billy Preston. Billy Idol. Billy Joel. Billie Joe Armstrong.

Funky Billy

Billy Preston (who was born in good ol’ H-Town—holla) was known for his fantastically funky R&B/Soul hits. 385 more words


One More Time for Love - Billy Preston and Syreeta

Chart Position: NR

  • Lead vocals: Billy Preston and Syreeta Wright
  • Recorded in Los Angeles CA
1980 July Singles

Two More Apple Vinyl Re-Issues for the Collection

In our last post we featured a new series of books being prepared called A is for Apple, a history of the Beatles’ Apple Corps… 439 more words


You Are So Beautiful

Okay, I’m dating myself with this one, but when the Daily Post offered the blogging prompt – ABSOLUTE BEAUTY: Do you agree that beauty is in the eye of the beholder? 275 more words

Life Lesson

2 For 1: Don't Let Me Down

The track “Don’t Let Me Down” was released in 1969 by The Beatles (Let It Be album). The original track featured Billy Preston. Covered by numerous artists, the two versions of the song I enjoy the most were covered by Phoebe Snow and Marcia Griffiths. 157 more words


That's The Way God Planned It

Have you ever listened to an album and asked yourself, “Why didn’t I hear this when it was first released? Well, I just finished listening to Billy Preston’s 1969 Apple Records release “That’s The Way God Planned It” and had that reaction. 353 more words