(via Bobby Womack, Songwriter and Musician, Dies at 70 - NYTimes.com)

Bobby Womack, who spanned the American soul music era, touring as a gospel singer in the 1950s, playing guitar in Sam Cooke’s backup band in the early ’60s, writing hit songs recorded by Wilson Pickett and the Rolling Stones and composing music that broke onto the pop charts, has died, a spokeswoman for his record label said on Friday night. He was 70…

(via Bobby Womack, Songwriter and Musician, Dies at 70 - NYTimes.com)

Bobby Womack, who spanned the American soul music era, touring as a gospel singer in the 1950s, playing guitar in Sam Cooke’s backup band in the early ’60s, writing hit songs recorded by Wilson Pickett and the Rolling Stones and composing music that broke onto the pop charts, has died, a spokeswoman for his record label said on Friday night. He was 70…

blackhistoryalbum:

THE “KING” RICHARD
—— Little Richard backstage. Photographed by Harry Hammond 1962

blackhistoryalbum:

THE “KING” RICHARD

—— Little Richard backstage. Photographed by Harry Hammond
1962

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holysoul:

The Village Soul Choir The Cat Walk

One of the all time jams.

(via darksilenceinsuburbia)

ArtistThe Village Soul Choir
TitleThe Cat Walk
AlbumSoul Sesame Street
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axemansjazz:

Johnny Jones & the King Casuals - Soul Poppin’

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ArtistJohnny Jones & the King Casuals
TitleSoul Poppin'
AlbumNight Train to Nashville, Vol.2: Music City Rhythm & Blues, 1945-1970 [disc 2]
smithsonianlibraries:

From Hans Christian Oersted’s Der Geist in der Natur (1850) Published shortly before his death, Oersted’s “The Soul in Nature” outlined the Danish chemist and physicist’s philosophy and views on a wide variety of subjects. Factoid du jour: the oersted (Oe), the centimeter-gram-second unit of magnetic H-field strength, is named after him.

smithsonianlibraries:


From Hans Christian Oersted’s Der Geist in der Natur (1850) 
Published shortly before his death, Oersted’s “The Soul in Nature” outlined the Danish chemist and physicist’s philosophy and views on a wide variety of subjects. 
Factoid du jour: the oersted (Oe), the centimeter-gram-second unit of magnetic H-field strength, is named after him.

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axemansjazz:

Pancho Villa & the Bandits - Ain’t That Bad.

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ArtistPancho Villa And The Bandits
TitleAin't That Bad
AlbumKogar's Tassel Twirler 45's
room42:

chaboneobaiarroyoallende:

Patricia Ann Cole aka P. P. Arnold…cantante

The Time Has Come

room42:

chaboneobaiarroyoallende:

Patricia Ann Cole aka P. P. Arnold…cantante

The Time Has Come

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toomuchsoulsmusic:

The Intruders-Cowboys to Girls

Never gets old♫♥

ArtistThe Intruders
TitleCowboys To Girls

too—much—soul:

Green Door