Tag: The Stylistics

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Linda Creed, Songwriter

“Linda Creed was such a sweet young lady. She started out wanting to be a singer and she wasn’t a bad singer but she was a...

Dee Dee Sharp

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dee Dee Sharp, “Ride!”

Some glorious Philadelphia soul preceded the glory years of Philly Soul...

The Delfonics

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Delfonics, “Ready or Not Here I Come (Can’t Hide From Love)”

Do you remember when you first fell in love with Philly Soul? For me, it was in 1968 because that was the year when the Delfonics’...

People's Choice

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: People’s Choice, “Do It Any Way You Wanna”

The funky People's Choice scored big in '71 and bigger in '75...

The Intrigues

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Intrigues, “In A Moment”

Working with Philly Soul legend Thom Bell the Intrigues had their biggest hit...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Billy Paul, “Me and Mrs. Jones”

Billy Paul's career was not limited to one hit single...

Soul Serenade - Jerry Butler

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Jerry Butler, “A Brand New Me”

One great song, three great versions. Which is your favorite?...

The Stylistics

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Stylistics, “Stop, Look, Listen (To Your Heart)”

"Stop, Look, Listen" began a chart roll for the team of the Stylistics and producer Thom Bell...

Popblerd!

5 Artists Who Should Be On Season 7 of UnSung

Who should appear on the upcoming season of UnSung? We take a look....

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Blue Magic, “Sideshow”

The Philly vocal group Blue Magic are best known for their huge 1974 hit "Sideshow," but they sent hits up the R&B charts for several years...

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 6

Our look at AM Gold's 1963 entry tackles five very different tunes - from folk to soul to country....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Human Nature, “Reach Out”

“In the style of the boy-band vocal bands of the time, Human Nature became Australia’s most successful pop group of the...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 4/22/72

Jason Hare is back for another installment of Chart Attack! -- and this week, he takes us all the way back to April 22, 1972, and a top 10...