For some songs, it’s almost a cardinal sin to say that the remake was better than the original, but every now and then one comes along and blows the original away. SoulTrain.com breaks down the top ten remakes that surpassed […]
Aretha Franklin holds a Grammy Legend Award and a Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award, and now she adds the induction to the GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame.
The all-time undisputed Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin had recorded a number of albums on the Columbia label from 1960 to 1965, but those recordings never showcased the
Let’s talk cover songs. From bar bands to superstar hit makers, artists of every genre have done them (some better than others); and while the list could go
Veteran songwriter Carole King will be crowned BMI Icon during the 60th Annual Pop Music Awards, slated for Tuesday, May 15 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in
There have been many great singing duets over the years: Marvin & Tammi, Peaches & Herb, Mickey & Sylvia. But anyone who was watching a Soul Train episode
By 1973, Soul Train had become a national phenomenon. Its creator and host, Don Cornelius, has said that when big-name artists such as The Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder