The Main Ingredient

Soul Retrospective: The Main Ingredient

The much-loved group, The Main Ingredient, went through a few changes before they became one R&B music’s favorite acts. The group was formed in Harlem, New York in 1964 and was known by names such as The Poets and the […]

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Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes

Soul Retrospective: Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes

Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes was one of the most popular and influential groups of the 1970s, having begun their ascent

UNSPECIFIED - CIRCA 1970:  Photo of Norman Whitfield  Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images

Soul Retrospective: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack for ‘Car Wash’

Car Wash was a 1976 film about the triumphs and travails in a day of the life at the Dee-Luxe Car Wash,

Eddie Kendricks

Soul Retrospective: Eddie Kendricks

Eddie Kendricks’ departure from the Temptations sent shockwaves through the music world. The soft-spoken and erudite Kendricks was the tenor/falsetto voice on such hits

Roy Ayers

Soul Retrospective: Roy Ayers

Vibraphonist, singer, and producer Roy Ayers is a master of many musical styles and genres, from acid-jazz, jazz-funk to romantic ballads

shaft-soundtrack

Soul Retrospective: Isaac Hayes’ ‘Shaft’

Isaac Hayes’ career was one of a quick maturation process and a sense of musicality that often outstripped his peers. He had spent the

the-commodores

Soul Retrospective: The Commodores

The Commodores stand as one of the biggest acts from Motown records. The band came to the label during the Motown's early

Jackson 5

Soul Retrospective: The Jackson 5

The Jackson 5 remains one of the most popular and well-loved R&B/pop of all time. Formed in 1964, the group consisted of

In this 1982 performance, comedian Richard Pryor makes fun of his well-known difficulties with cocaine.

Soul Retrospective: Richard Pryor

[caption id="attachment_32739" align="aligncenter" width="300"] In this 1982 performance, comedian Richard Pryor makes fun of his well-known difficulties with cocaine.[/caption]

Richard Pryor is one of the

Grover Washington Jr

Soul Retrospective: Grover Washington Jr.

Grover Washington Jr. had a tremendous run of classic albums in the '70s and '80s including best selling titles like



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