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Ron Howard/Redferns
2 weeks 6 days ago
Was a No. 1 hit worth this much trouble?
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Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
3 weeks 4 days ago
There's a world of classics beyond those four Top 10s.
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Leni Sinclair/Getty Images
3 weeks 4 days ago
You might not know the name, but you know the songs.
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Catherine McGann/Getty Images
4 weeks ago
With the release of ARETHA, a first-of-its-kind career-spanning Rhino 4CD box set that chronicles the recordings of the iconic Aretha Franklin from 1956 to 2015, the project's co-producer David Nathan takes a closer look at some of the rarities, hidden gems and previously unreleased tracks in a multi-part series. First up is "Ooo Baby Baby," Aretha's 1979 duet with Smokey ...
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Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
4 weeks ago
The Motown hit writers stepped out into the spotlight on their own.
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Margaret Norton/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images
3 weeks 6 days ago
The No. 1 hit lay in obscurity for more than a year.
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Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
4 weeks 1 day ago
2021 Introduction: With a resurgence of interest in her recordings as a result of the 2021 SoulMusic Records’ box set, “Old Friend – The Deluxe Collection (1976-1998),” the late and much-revered Phyllis Hyman was just starting her recording career when then-Manhattan neighbour David Nathan met up with her in 1977…
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Tabatha Fireman/Redferns
1 month ago
From guitar to sitar, he put the "chank" in the Motown sound.
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