Tag: Aladdin Records

Johnny Moore's Three Blazers

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Johnny Moore’s Three Blazers, “Merry Christmas, Baby”

This oft-covered Christmas hit had its origins in the late 1940s...

Wynonie Harris

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Wynonie Harris, “Good Rockin’ Tonight”

What was the first rock and roll song? It depends on who you talk to and to some extent how you define rock and roll. Some would say it was...

Shirley and Lee

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Shirley and Lee, “Let The Good Times Roll”

Shirley & Lee hit big in '56, Shirley scored again with an early disco hit in '74...

Bobby Marchan

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Bobby Marchan, “There’s Something On Your Mind”

Bobby Marchan's unusual career reached a high point with his 1960 hit...

Soul Serenade - Charles Brown

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Charles Brown, “Please Come Home For Christmas”

R&B pioneer Charles Brown released a Christmas classic in 1960...