How The FBI Tracked Soul Singer Aretha Franklin For 40 Years

The FBI kept tabs on the self-styled “Queen of Soul” while looking for Franklin’s links to civil rights activists, communists and “black extremists.” David Redfern/RedfernsAretha Franklin performing in London in the 1980s. Shortly after Aretha Franklin’s death in 2018, rolling stone filed a Freedom of Information Act to obtain all documents relating to her from … Read more

Jazz à la Villette 2022, Nu Civilization Orchestra presents Marvin Gaye’s “What’s Going On” – Soul Bag

Jazz a la Villette 2022 Nu Civilization Orchestra presents Marvin

Great Hall of La Villette, September 11, 2022. After saluting the memory of Aretha Franklin at the close of its 2019 edition, it is to another great soul figure that Jazz à la Villette pays tribute for the last evening of the 2022 vintage in the person of Marvin Gaye. Where the “Respect to Aretha” … Read more

They are leaving us: Inez Foxx, Pharoah Sanders, Vernon Burch, Henry “Pucho” Brown, Jesse Powell… – Soul Bag

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Tributes to recently deceased artists and personalities. Inez Foxx (1942-2022) Originally from Greenboro, North Carolina, Inez Foxx started singing with her older brother Charles in the local gospel choirs, but it was alone that she tried to launch a secular career, under the pseudonym of Inez Johnston, with two singles which appeared in 1960 on … Read more

Motown: the soul label celebrates its 60th anniversary

Motown the soul label celebrates its 60th anniversary

Motown: the soul label celebrates its 60th anniversary September 6, 2019 Writing No comment Discover Berry Gordy, Detroit, United States, Motown 3574 views Discoverers of some of the greatest African-American singers such as Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, or even Diana Ross, Motown is an emblematic … Read more

Cliff Richard pays tribute to his “soul mate” Olivia Newton-John: “She was beautiful, had a heart of gold” – Noufelle EN

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Cliff Richard has paid tribute to Dame Olivia Newton-John after her death at the age of 73. The two musicians had been close friends for many years and Richard had already written in his memoirs that she was his “soul mate”. The mother-of-one died “peacefully” on Monday August 8, along with her family, according to … Read more

Between rap, raï, reggae and soul, Soolking breaks free from musical styles and borders.

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“Everything I’ve heard in my life has helped me create my style. » that is how Soolking, whose real name is Abderraouf Derradji, has built his musical universe. A mix between rap, raï, soul, reggae and reggaeton. “It’s unlikely”, concedes the Algerian artist, “but that’s why I think the public has the feeling of listening … Read more

Rock, jazz, song, rap, soul… Concerts to book

Rock jazz song rap soul… Concerts to book

THE MORNING LIST Clara Luciani at the Les Vieilles Charrues festival, July 14, 2022 in Carhaix-Plouguer (Finistère). FRED TANNEAU / AFP Concerts, festivals, tours… The program of musical events promises to be rich this fall. So many dates to mark in your diaries. Overview. Jazz Jazz sur Seine, from October 7 to 2, 2022, in … Read more

Ils nous quittent : Sam Gooden, Roy Tyler, Creed Taylor… – Soul Bag

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Hommages aux artistes et personnalités disparus récemment. Sam Gooden (1934-2022) Originaire de Chattanooga, dans le Tennessee, Samuel Gooden se produit localement dans les années 1950 avec les frères Brooks, Arthur et Richard sous le nom des Roosters. Le destin du groupe est bouleversé quand les trois chanteurs décident de s’installer à Chicago aux environs de … Read more