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The High Priestess of Soul gave voice to the beauty and pride of being black and beautiful in this 1969 tune.
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The second single from "Around the World in a Day" peaked at #7 on the Hot 100.
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This 3-CD SoulMusic Records’ set celebrates the recordings that Solomon Burke made for the legendary Atlantic Records label between 1960 and 1968. Solomon is generally acknowledged as one of the greatest soul singers to emerge during the genre’s golden days. He signed to Atlantic before ‘soul music’ became a bona fide sub-genre of African-American music and he was, in fact, one of the first artists to use ‘soul’ to describe his music. He would eventually be known the world over as ‘The King of Rock and Soul’.
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The super freaky bassline from this signature James tune netted him his first Grammy win in 1990.
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3 weeks 6 days ago
My Classic Soul podcast host David Nathan and music industry Michael Lewis discuss civil rights anthems of the past that continue to resonate with the present.
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THE STYLISTICS, justifiably considered one of the premier vocal groups in the world of classic soul recorded the LOVE IS BACK IN STYLE album in 1994 with award-winning producer/songwriter and music man Preston Glass. SoulMusic Records in association with Platinum Garage Records is proud to announce its worldwide digital release via Warner X
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The album featured hits "The Bird" and "Jungle Love."
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The Queen of Soul's legacy continues.
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