Arquivos Mensais: Junho 2010

anita baker "rapture" 1986

With the release of “Rapture” in 1986, Anita Baker singlehandedly introduced the “Quiet Storm” genre, a rich blend of jazz, pop, and soul, to the masses. Finding the likes of “Sweet Love” and “Caught Up in the Rapture” on pop … Continuar a ler

Publicado em 80's, anita baker | 1 Comentário

michael jackson "off the wall" 1979

Michael Jackson’s first solo album as an adult tops many peoples list as his best yet. It’s an incredibly strong and innovative album that set the mold for the greatness to come. This special edition reveals the album as it’s … Continuar a ler

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marvin gaye "let’s get it on" 1973

On these eight wonderful tracks, Marvin takes us on a romantic odyssey which is every bit as seductive as the title suggests – so seductive, you can almost taste it. Smooth-as-silk vocals give way to fiery, impassioned, ecstatic releases, which … Continuar a ler

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the crusaders "street life" 1979

This album is one of the classic jazz/funk exercises of the era. A time when the fusion of jazz and funk was at perfection. To me, jazz/funk has evolved into “acid jazz” more so than “smooth jazz” and with the … Continuar a ler

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songs to learn and sing #25

Earth, Wind & Fire “Let’s Groove” from their 1981 album “Raise!”. Tunel do Tempo. Let this groove, get you to move, it’s alright, alrightlet this groove, set in your shoes,stand up, alright Gonna tell you what you can do,with my … Continuar a ler

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songs to learn and sing #24

Sister Sledge “He’s The Greatest Dancer” from their 1979 masterpiece of dance music “We Are Family”. Sons, Filmes e Afins Oh-what-wowHe’s the greatest dancerOh-what-wowThat I’ve ever seenOh-what-wowHe’s the greatest dancerOh-what-wow One night in a discoOn the outskirts of FriscoI was … Continuar a ler

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horse shoes "the imperial school" 2009

This obsession with strong melodies and perfect pop comes across loud and clear on their first release “The Imperial School” (Shelflife Records, 2009). Drowsy, unrefined boyish vocals and lo-fi production set the stage for the saddest and simplest three minute … Continuar a ler

Publicado em 2000's, horse shoes | Publicar um comentário