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May 28: Solomon Burke, D'Angelo, Aretha Franklin, Al Green, Cee-Lo Green, Otis Redding, The Temptations

This week in 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die, we’re checking out some of the more soulful numbers from the collection. Of course I’ve already written about some of the all-time great soul singers – … 842 more words

Bob Dylan + Soul = True!

Between the 1920´s and 1940´s the term “race records” was used, tagging the records made in african-american music genres, marketed to the african american market. All the way to 1949 the term was used, even Billboard had its own chart for “Race Records”. 1,914 more words


1001 Albums: Rock 'n Soul


Artist: Solomon Burke

Album: Rock ‘n Soul

Year: 1964

Length: 34:06

Genre: Rhythm and Blues

“And it’s hard and it’s hard, ain’t it hard… 1,019 more words

1001 Albums

My make-up routine - playlist: February edition.

  1. Love – Lana Del Rey
  2. Cry To Me – Solomon Burke
  3. You Da One – Rihanna
  4. Somos Dos – Bomba Estéreo
  5. Heartbreaker (Ft. Jay-Z) – Mariah Carey…
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Make Up

Solomon Burke- Got To Get You Off My Mind

Sixties Soul

I have an oldie but a goodie here. Solomon Burke was a preacher and singer who shaped the sound of soul in the early 1960’s. 103 more words


Rock N Soul - Solomon Burke (1964)

Album no. 44/1001

Solomon Burke was a singer who helped establish the ‘soul’ sound in the early 1960s. 650 more words