Tag Archives: Soul


Otis Redding



James Brown

James Brown Airport 

Richie Havens (Jan 1941 – April 2013)

A beautiful voice and rare man.


Aretha Franklin

It’s the Queen of Soul’s birthday today, so here she is covering Stephen Stills’ Love The One You’re With, from Live at Fillmore West (1971), one of the great live soul recordings; edged out, arguably, only by Otis Redding’s Live in Europe (1967). Anyway…

Billie Holiday, 1958

Somebody once said we never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough” – Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday

(Photographed at the d’Orly airport, Paris, by Jean-Pierre Leloir)

Sandie Shaw – Sympathy For The Devil

It’s far, far better than you think it will be. A brilliant gem…


Stevie Wonder