This evening on “Great Soul Performances” we’ll go back to the year 1968. There were many big hits that year, there were comeback artists as well as stars on the rise. A partial list of stars includes: Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell, Jerry Butler, the Intruders, the Delfonics, Stevie Wonder, B.B. King, the Dells, Eugene Pitt & the Jive Five, Peaches & Herb, Solomon Burke and a whole lot more. You’ll hear them, as well as the big news stories and entertainment stories that occurred that year. Our look back to 1968 begins at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT & 4PM PT. Join me for the memories later this evening, at the home of the hits, where it will be 1968 on RadioMaxMusic.Com.
Now that the 31st Olympiad is in the record books and the world’s athletes have left beautiful Rio de Janeiro, is back to musical business. This evening on “Great Soul Performances,” we’ll be hearing from the likes of: Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell, the Emotions, Los Lobos, the Impressions, Arthur Prysock, the O’Jays, Skip Mahoney & the Casuals, the Cadillacs, Jr. Walker & the All-Stars, Sonny Til & the Orioles, the Coasters; live in concert at the World Famous Apollo Theatre and many others. Join me at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT & 4PM PT for the best music on the internet. That’s “Great Soul Performances” on RadioMaxMusic.Com.
Congratulations to Michael Phelps on winning his 19th Gold Medal in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil yesterday. With that in mind, on “Great Soul Performances” this evening, we will play songs relating to Rio and the Olympics by artists like: Astrud Gilberto & Stan Getz, Nat “King” Cole, the Two Step Orchestra; Gloria & Tony Nazzaro (my cousins), the Ritchie Family, Barry Manilow, Xavier Cugat, and also songs by Jimmy Castor, Joe Bataan, the Four Tops, Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell, the Vibrations, the Magnificent Men, another from my fellow WWRL “Soul Brother,” Imhotep Gary Byrd, Curtis Mayfield; live in concert from the Bitter End in New York City and several others. The “Samba” begins at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT and 4PM PT. So, will I see you later? Looking for you when I lay “Great Soul Performances” on your ears at the “Home of the Hits,” RadioMaxMusic.Com.