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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


Today's Theme Music

I thought something uplifting is appropriate for this first Saturday in October and turned to Zucchero.

I first heard another song, ‘I Lay Down’, with John Lee Hooker, from Zucchero’s 2005 album and immediately went out and purchased it. 25 more words

Pop Culture

Lesser Known Classics: R&B Edition

Here’s a few songs to groove on this weekend. Great laundry folding music. Put ’em on and crank it up.

First up, for all of you married folks out there: 67 more words

Kelvingrove Museum and Solomon Burke

Paid a visit to the Kelvingrove Museum in Glasgow today and as I walked in the entrance I was met with a display of heads hanging from the ceiling which are lit up with different colours. 80 more words

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None of Us Are Free

“None of Us Are Free,” written by  Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, and Brenda Russell, performed by Solomon Burke in 2002, accompanied by the… 65 more words