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  1. Was Smokey just his professional name? Do his...

    Was Smokey just his professional name?

    Do his personal friends call him Smokey or William/Bill?

    Iíve wondered the same about Magic Johnson
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    Iíd say the Isley brothers just for their...

    Iíd say the Isley brothers just for their longevity and versatility

    They adapted with soul musicís changes and remained relevant and popular decades after their debut
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    That sounds right

    That sounds right
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    Itís been a while since I really listened to his...

    Itís been a while since I really listened to his stuff but I didnít think of Bobby Womack
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    Soulís Best Screamer?

    When I say screamer I donít mean a powerhouse gospel styled shouter

    I mean an actual scream

    The contenders:

    James Brown: as Eddie Murphy once said, to James a scream was a lyric

    Wilson...
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    Meridian MS to honor David Ruffin

    If you donít know him by name, youíve probably heard him sing about ďsunshine on a cloudy day.ĒSoon, a street and a sidewalk in Meridian will bear the name of David Ruffin.Ruffin, who was born in...
  7. Gotta say I do love that MJ logo

    Gotta say

    I do love that MJ logo
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    Agreed I loved their stuff Some of the...

    Agreed

    I loved their stuff

    Some of the items I didnít get at the time are now selling for crazy amounts on eBay
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    Patti Austin

    Patti Austin
  10. Billy Prestonís version of You Are So Beautiful...

    Billy Prestonís version of You Are So Beautiful (I know he wrote it) is the only version of the song I can stand

    I really donít like Joe Cockerís hit version
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    Songs you like better live

    Are there any songs that you were Ďmehí on the studio version but loved when you heard it performed live?

    Ideally by the same artist but not necessary

    I saw Earth Wind & Fire years ago and...
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    That was always the reason given but does it make...

    That was always the reason given but does it make sense?

    What was to stop Motown from paying her bills anyway?

    Were there rumors that it wasnít Tammi right away when the album came out or did...
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    Country and metal are my too least favorite...

    Country and metal are my too least favorite genres too

    But I think these are very creative and well done

    Iíve certainly heard worse Motown covers
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FuOuUixdSvY

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FuOuUixdSvY
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9LArNV5pkU

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9LArNV5pkU
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dz7RGARtAgc

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dz7RGARtAgc
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uzWkJByjCc

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uzWkJByjCc
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    Motown Mashups

    Cool stuff


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=57SNPbxi0r0
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    Does Grace Jones need an Unsung?

    Does Grace Jones need an Unsung?
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    That is sad and disturbing ĎNever even heard...

    That is sad and disturbing

    ĎNever even heard of Richard Pryor?í

    How is that possible? It would be like never even hearing of Muhammad Ali
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    Richard Pryor is hardly unsung But I feel his...

    Richard Pryor is hardly unsung

    But I feel his TV shows are

    Iíd love an episode of unsung Hollywood on both his short lived (4 episodes) sketch comedy show - precursor to in living color

    And...
  22. You should sneak in to see this one too, for old...

    You should sneak in to see this one too, for old times sake
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    I know they are more jazz/world music than soul...

    I know they are more jazz/world music than soul but should Hugh Masekela and Manu Dibango have an unsung episode?
  24. How do you approach a ďnewĒ artist?

    SCENARIO: You hear a great soul song that youíre not familiar with

    This is not a ďnewĒ artist but an older one (say 60s/70s) that either

    A: Youíve never heard of

    Or

    B: For whatever...
  25. I agree but Iíd add 2-3 years to that timeframe ...

    I agree but Iíd add 2-3 years to that timeframe

    Once sound effects, synthesizers and other electronic sounds started appearing more I lose interest

    On my artist anthology/box sets once we get...
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