Category Archives: Gladys Knight and the Pips

Just Because

This came on the ipod yesterday. I’ve said it before but at the risk of repeating myself, you can keep your Aretha’s, Diana’s,  Martha’s et al, Gladys had and still has the best voice out of all of them. Gladys … Continue reading

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Gladys Knight

Did you catch Gladys Knight on Later last week? What an incredible voice she still has. She has always been my favourite of the really famous soul singers. Her performance was in stark contrast, sadly to that of Martha Reeves, … Continue reading

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Its Friday . . . Let’s Dance

Today it’s the turn of 2 big hitters in the world of soul. One each from 2 of the most influential labels of the 60’s, Stax and Motown. First up is a track from my all time favorite soul album … Continue reading

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