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Ain't Understanding Mellow - Jerry Butler and Brenda Lee Eager

Chart Position: 21

  • Lead vocals: Jerry Butler and Brenda Lee Eager
  • Written by Hirscholt Polk and Homer Talbert
  • Produced by Gerald Sims and Jerry Butler…
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Top 40 Records

Brett Jolly's Daily Thought ("At what point do you decide to move on?")

My friend who I record with on occasion called me yesterday. For years I had known him and his wife. They had a great home together, and even though I often saw small clashes between them I just figured that they were only little “imperfections” that they would manage to overcome. 588 more words

Pray For More & Barbara Douglas - Was It All It Was (Sami Dee 67 East 3rd Street Remix) (Mjuzieek Digital)

Takin’ on where Jean Carn left back in 1979 with the Jerry Butler and John Usry, Jr. produced Philadelphia Sound classic ‘Was It All It Was’ is exactly what Austrian producer and Mjuzieek label head… 47 more words

First Listen

Covered: Snow

Another new feature for 2016! (I’m just gonna keep saying that, and hopefully one of these will stick.) Let’s pick a bunch of albums to play based on how situationally appropriate the cover art is. 492 more words


For Your Precious Love - Linda Jones

Chart Position: NR

  • Written by Arthur and Richard Brooks and Jerry Butler
  • Originally recorded by Jerry Butler & the Impressions (1958)
  • This is Linda Jones’ final hit single…
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1972 March Singles


Its been difficult coming to grips in writing this and his departure. Earlier this year, I lost a dear friend, leader, mentor…my OG. There are a handful of people that I can sit down for hours talking about music and it’s spiritual essence. 51 more words


Jerry Butler "Some Kinda Magic" (Mercury 72648-B, 1966)

Jerry Butler “Some Kinda Magic” (Mercury 72648-B, 1966)

There’s two soul legends that would get me to throw my drawls at the stage. One is Chuck Jackson, and the other is #SagittariYes providing Chicago-bred crooner Jerry Butler. 196 more words