There is no “Shutdown” at RadioMax. Therefore on “Great Soul Performances” tonight at 7PM ET, you’ll hear: Joe Tex, Jackson Five, Five Stairsteps, Jackie Wilson, Dells, Rufus & Chaka Khan, Four Tops, Trammps, Avons, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Timothy Wilson, a cut from the new CD from my surrogate son Kid Kyle, from their acapella album; taken from practice tapes, Sheps, Joel & the Dymensions, Tower of Power (live) and more.
Then following on “Great Soul Performances 2: The 80s,” I received so many positive responses about last week’s “1980s Remakes,” we’re doing it again today with songs from artists like: The Impressions, Stephanie Mills, Tierra, Natalie Cole & Peabo Bryson, War, Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville, Manhattans, Richard “Dimples” Fields, Larry Graham, Blues Brothers, New Edition and several others. The “80s Remakes” begins at 9PM ET. It’s gonna be exciting this evening when I come your way with “Great Soul Performances” and “Great Soul Performances 2: The 80s” on RadioMaxMusic.Com. DON’T MISS IT!
This is Passover and Easter Week where we are hopefully with our families and doing a lot of spiritual reflecting. This evening, I want you to join me for some musical reflection on “Great Soul Performances,” where you will hear songs by: James Gadson with the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band, Tito Puente, the Temptations, Sam & Dave, First Choice, Dyke & the Blazers, Joe Tex, James Brown & Vickie Anderson, the Mighty Sparrow, Chuck Jackson & Maxine Brown, Pete Wingfield & the Olympic Runners, Freddie Scott, Buddy Miles; “live in concert” and more. We get underway at 6PM ET, 5PM CT, 4PM MT and 3PM PT with “Great Soul Performances.” I’ll be looking for you later this evening at the “Home Of The Hits,” RadioMaxMusic.Com. With Easter Sunday coming up this Sunday, that means that Monday April 17th is the start of “Beach Music Season” and our Monday show will be dedicated to “Beach Music.” Be here, or be square!
I think I’m going to have a wonderful show for you later this evening when “Great Soul Performances” comes your way. On the playlist: Jerry Butler, the Spinners, Joe Tex, the Intruders, Kim Weston, Stevie Wonder, Gene Chandler, Ruth Brown, Deon Jackson, the Joe Cuba Sextet, plus a few cuts from the “Echoes Of Etta, Live At Joe’s Pub, New York City” CD, featuring William Blake & Michael Thomas Murray with their fantastic tribute to Etta James. You’ll also hear from Etta James the soloist and Etta with Harvey Fuqua. In concert will be the “Genius of Soul” Ray Charles and believe me, a lot more. Join me at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT and 4PM PT. You see, it’s gonna a good time this evening at the “Best Station On The Internet” as we bring you “Great Soul Performances, only on RadioMaxMusic.Com.
This evening, “Great Soul Performances” rolls out our annual Christmas show. This year though, I’ll be playing a lot of songs that I haven’t for you before, or songs that I haven’t played in several years. So, on Santa’s list will be artists (or elves) such as: Sam Cooke, of course, Nat “King” Cole, Johnny Otis with Little Esther & Mel Walker, Joe Tex, the Moonglows, the Supremes, Charles Brown, Freddie King, the O’Jays, James Brown, Pearl Bailey, Louis Jordan, a selection from Kid Kyle and yours truly, plus a couple of tracks from the brand new Christmas CD by the Coasters called, “Christmas With the Coasters,” Darlene Love; live in concert, and a sleigh full of other holiday treats. Santa, Rudolph and the other Reindeer, will be leading the charge at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT & 4PM PT, coming down the chimney at RadioMaxMusic.Com.
Programming Note: Tomorrow on “Great Soul Performances 2: The 80s,” it’ll be day 2 of our Christmas show, will all those holiday songs from the 1980’s. Also next weekend, both shows will be ringing out the old year and ringing in the new, with a weekend of Pre-New Year’s Eve tunes to keep you in a very festive mood. So please join me for “Great Soul Performances” and “Great Soul Performances 2: The 80s.” A Stocking Stuffer from me to you. Ho! Ho! Ho! (There You Go Again, Calling Me “Out My Name!”)
Well, with this massive, oppressive heatwave gripping the nation, let’s cool it off with some “Sweet Soul Music” this evening on “Great Soul Performances.” On tap I’ve got songs by: The Temptations, Brenda & the Tabulations, Joe Tex, the Unifics, MFSB, New York City, Ron Tyson & the Ethics, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Donnie Elbert, Patti LaBelle & the Bluebelles, Lou Rawls, Donna Summer; live in concert in N.Y.C. and a “cooler” full of other fantastic songs by fantastic artists. The party begins at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT and 4PM PT. I’ll be looking for your “face in the place” here with “Great Soul Performances” on RadioMaxMusic.Com.
Hey now hey, it’s Saturday and time once again for “Great Soul Performances” this evening where you’ll hear: Joe Tex, the Temptations, Vickie Anderson, Chuck Jackson & Maxine Brown, James Brown, Pharell Williams, Dyke & the Blazers, Jackie Wilson, Little Anthony & the Imperials, Barry White, Darlene Love; live in concert, and another installment of my conversation with the late Brook Benton. A lot on the plate today and I don’t want you to miss any of it, so join me at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT, and 4PM PT following the encore performance of last Sunday’s “Great Soul Performances 2: The 80’s” at 5PM eastern.
FYI: Next Saturday is the 4th of July and we’ll celebrate by partying and dancing at your favorite dance emporium with nothing but “Disco Music” on G.S.P.. So look me up later today where the legends of soul live, RadioMaxMusic.Com.
This evening on “Great Soul Performances,” we were originally going to present our annual “Thanksgiving Special,” however with the passing of Jimmy Ruffin this past Wednesday, I decided to postpone the scheduled show until next Saturday and to salute Jimmy Ruffin instead. So on the show aside from our tribute to Mr. Ruffin, you’ll hear: Joe Tex, the People’s Choice, Linda Clifford, the Impressions, Ike & Tina Turner, Jay Wiggins, Ecstasy, Passion & Pain, the Isley Brothers, Jimmy Castor, Little Anthony & the Imperials, the Ravens, Aaron “T-Bone” Walker (live in concert) and many others. We’ll kick it off at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT and 4PM PT. It should prove to be a very eclectic show.
I’m also thinking about my Commander-In-Chief when I was in the U.S. Army who was assassinated on this day, November 22, 1963, John F. Kennedy. Powerful memories of that day. So join me later this evening for “Great Soul Performances” on the best station on the internet, RadioMaxMusic.com. Have a great Thanksgiving this coming Thursday and don’t forget the rescheduled “Thanksgiving Special” next Saturday. Later Gator!