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Digitial Art Of Some Of My Favorite Soul Singers

I’m a big soul fan. These are digital portraits created of some of my favorite soul singers.
1.David Ruffin     2.Curtis Mayfield     3.Marvin Gaye     4.Barry White

Walk Away From Love: David Ruffin

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again.  Some of the best soul music comes from these artists who are damn near crying and screaming the whole song.   275 more words

Soul

I never knew that I’d still be doing this so many years...

I never knew that I’d still be doing this so many years later. – David Ruffin http://dlvr.it/KfkT56

American

The Temptations- The Temptations Sing Smokey

A Review of the Temptations’ 1964 record, The Temptations Sing Smokey

In 1964, Motown was desperate to turn The Temptations into stars. Motown head Berry Gordy knew the talent was there, but they had had limited chart success up to that point. 757 more words

Music

The Temptations - Ain't Too Proud To Beg (Gordy)

Born in Whynot, MI, baritone singer David Ruffin came to fame as one of the lead singers of The Temptations during their ‘Classic Five’ period, from 1964 until 1968, singing the leads on classics such as ‘My Girl’ and ‘Ain’t Too Proud To Beg’. 84 more words

Classics

I Want You Back: The Jackson 5, David Ruffin and KT Tunstall

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song I Want You Back. This is a great Motown song, and the first #1 hit for the Jackson Five. 2,243 more words

Rock And Roll

Eddie Kendricks - Date With The Rain (Motown)

Born in Union Springs, AL, Eddie Kendricks started singing Doo-Wop along with Paul Willians, with the two friends joining forces with Otis Williams and… 307 more words

Disco/Soul