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Everybody Needs Somebody To Love: Solomon Burke; Wilson Pickett; The Blues Brothers

Hello there! This is the seventh installment in our new feature: “Tim’s Cover Story Goes To The Movies.” Here we discuss a famous song that makes an important contribution to a major movie. 3,181 more words

Rock And Roll

What I've Been Listening To: Solomon Burke/A Change Is Gonna Come

Solomon Burke came to my mind earlier today when looking at fellow music blogger Music Enthusiast’s great list of his top 25 favorite singers and commenting that I might have included Burke in that list. 561 more words

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Current Song Obsession: "Cry To Me" by Solomon Burke

If more recordings nowadays sounded like this, I’d never get anything done.

While we’re at it, check out Marc Broussard’s cover.

Music

Solomon Burke - Fast Train

De ceva vreme mă strădui să ascult piesa în ansamblul ei și nu reușesc. Tot ce fac este să pândesc Hammond-ul ce se ițește – a’ dracului – exact cum, cât și acolo unde trebuie (less is more, în cazul ăsta). 82 more words

Jazz

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

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Someone is Watching - Solomon Burke

Chart Position: NR

  • Written by Solomon Burke, Al Bell and Eddie Floyd
1965 September Singles