Tag: ABC Records

Curtis Mayfield

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Soul Serenade: Curtis Mayfield — Keep On Keeping On

Curtis Mayfield was 14 years old when he joined the group that would become the Impressions. He was born in Chicago in 1942 and by the time...

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Soul Serenade: Denise LaSalle, “Trapped by a Thing Called Love”

Denise LaSalle earned the title "Queen of the Blues" with a series of legendary recordings and live performances...

Ruby and the Romantics

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Soul Serenade: Ruby And The Romantics, “Our Day Will Come”

Ruby and the Romantics set the charts on fire with a bossa nova flavored hit in 1963...

Rufus with Chaka Khan

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Soul Serenade: Rufus & Chaka Khan, “Ain’t Nobody”

Rufus scored one last hit with this 1983 smash...

Soul Serenade - Lee Dorsey

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Soul Serenade: Lee Dorsey, “Ya Ya”

Lee Dorsey had a string of classic Crescent City hits in the '60s...

Clarence Carter

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Soul Serenade: Clarence Carter, “Slip Away”

Clarence Carter kicked off his solo career with the classic "Slip Away"...

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Soul Serenade: Eddie Holman, “Hey There Lonely Girl”

Eddie Holman is primarily remembered for one song, but what a song it was...