Soul & Funk

Collection by Oliver Euler

197 
Pins
 • 
173.13k 
Followers

I only got seventh-grade education, but I have a doctorate in funk, and I like to put that to good use. - James Brown

Oliver Euler
Sam Cooke, 1963. “Sam Cooke was the best singer who ever lived, no contest.” - Jerry Wexler. Maybe not the best but great! Love his voice and songs.

We Had Faces Then

Sam Cooke, 1963. “Sam Cooke was the best singer who ever lived, no contest.” - Jerry Wexler

A very young Aretha with her biggest crush (and musical idol), Sam Cooke, possibly an early 1960s photo (1963, 1964-ish).

awesome people hanging out together

Aretha Franklin and Sam Cooke

Bo Diddley presents Troy Michael Andrews (Trombone Shorty) at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 1990 • Michael P. Smith Photography

Loading...

Bo Diddley presents Troy Michael Andrews (Trombone Shorty) at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 1990 • Michael P. Smith Photography

Gregory Porter. I have recently become aware of his song "There will be no love dying". This gentleman is an artist.

Gregory Porter on Amazon Music

Check out Gregory Porter on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.

Gregory Porter: The Voice of a New Generation | iRock Jazz

Gregory Porter: The Voice of a New Generation

Jazz is timeless, ageless, and limitless, yet there is a box people try to put the music, its musicians and singers in. Gregory Porter is like jazz, timeless and limitless however, his voice transcends what we hear today. It’s a classic – like Nat King Cole or Billy Eckstine. There ...

Bo Diddley and The Duchess

Norma-Jean “The Duchess” Wofford (1942-2005) -...

From 1962 to 1966 she was the rhythm guitar player for The Great Bo Diddley and his band the Bo-ettes along with Gloria Morgan and Lily Bee Bee Jameson. After 1966 she left the band, got married and started a family. Married name Robinson. Date of birth tentative. Burial unknown.

Bo Diddley - In the 1950s, as a founder of rock ’n’ roll, Bo Diddley, along with Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis and a few others, helped to reshape the sound of popular music worldwide, building on the templates of blues, Southern gospel, R & B and postwar black American vernacular culture. His original style of rhythm and blues influenced generations of musicians. And his Bo Diddley syncopated beat, three strokes/rest/two strokes, became a stock rhythm of rock ’n’ roll.

Wedding Song: I'm a Man | Woman Getting Married

If you don't know it already, I'm a big fan of non-traditional wedding music (having walked down the aisle to Nina Simone's "Feeling Good"). If you love a

Sam Cooke

YouTube

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.

GREGORY PORTER

GREGORY PORTER

Gregory Porter Gregory Porter (born November 4, 1971) is an American jazz vocalist, songwriter and actor. Porter won the 2014 Grammy ...

Gregory Porter - "Be Good (Lion's Song)" Official Video

Gregory Porter - "Be Good (Lion's Song)" Official Video

Director Pierre Bennu visually compliments Gregory Porter's intense lyrics and smooth, soulful vocals with vibrant colors and whimsical storytelling in the o...

Gregory Porter won the 2014 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album for "Liquid Spirit" at the 56th annual awards at the Staples Center on Su...

Gregory Porter 'Liquid Spirit' | Live Studio Session

Live from the KNKX studios, Grammy-nominated singer, Gregory Porter, performs the title track of his upcoming Blue Note Records release, "Liquid Spirit."Voca...