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One of the most seminal and influential releases of late '80s, Guy's self-titled debut album did more than its part to popularize new jack swing, a style that would soon become inescapable on urban contemporary radio. Teddy Riley didn't actually invent new jack swing with Guy -- he'd already gott...

A popular attraction on the Chicago blues circuit, Syl Johnson has often found his recordings in the blues sections of CD stores. But truth be told, his solo albums have generally had a lot more to do with soul than the blues. Even though Antone's advised retailers to file Bridge to a Legacy unde...

Having Chubby Checker sing variations on "The Twist" theme in different languages was a brilliant marketing move when ABBA's multi-lingual success is observed in retrospect, and while Madonna and Barry Manilow might have made bigger splashes with "La Isla Bonita" and "En el Copa" respectively, no...

Jerry Butler was known as the Ice Man and his smooth voice shines on this ten-song budget collection of his late-'60s work for Mercury Records, in particular 1968's The Iceman Cometh and 1969's Ice on Ice. His two biggest hits from the era are here; "Only the Strong Survive" and "Hey Western Unio...

The obvious antecedent for singer Conchita Campos is another New York-based female singer/pianist with a mixed American and South Asian heritage, Norah Jones.

And on her seven-song debut EP, So It Goes... (which is actually credited to her band, Conchita's Collective, with three songs perf...

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