Posts tagged "Quincy Jones"
Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 13)

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 13)

DeBarge hits Number One for the first time, and we discuss #1s from Chaka and Miss Patti in the latest Jheri Curl Chronicles podcast.

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 3)

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast (Episode 3)

Episode 3 of the Jheri Curl Chronicles is up, and we’re going from Jamaica (the island) to Jamaica (NY), with a stop to pick up George Benson.

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast, Episode 1

Blerd Radio Presents: The Jheri Curl Chronicles Podcast, Episode 1

Mike Joseph and Thomas Inskeep discuss #1 R&B hits from Michael Jackson, Shalamar and The Brothers Johnson in the first Jheri Curl Chronicles podcast.

Blerd Radio 2016 | Episode 1; Son Of Chart Attack (1/1/83)

Blerd Radio 2016 | Episode 1; Son Of Chart Attack (1/1/83)

New Blerd Radio podcast, and we’re headed back to 1983 to sample some Toto-licious chart delights! Does that sound gross?

Flyte Brothers XXV: Patti Austin's "The Heat Of Heat"

Flyte Brothers XXV: Patti Austin’s “The Heat Of Heat”

Jam and Lewis meet Patti Austin-the result is appropriately heat-inducing.

Jheri Curl Special: Ranking Every #1 R&B Hit Of The ’80s From Worst To First (20-11)

Jheri Curl Special: Ranking Every #1 R&B Hit Of The ’80s From Worst To First (20-11)

We give it up for DeBarge in the next-to-last installment of our ranking of each #1 R&B hit of the ’80s.

Michael Jackson Talks Quincy, "Ben" & Perfection In Rare 1980 Interview

Michael Jackson Talks Quincy, “Ben” & Perfection In Rare 1980 Interview

A rare interview given by Michael Jackson during his first blush with adult solo success has surfaced. Give it a listen.

Blerd Appreciation: Off The Wall

Blerd Appreciation: Off The Wall

A classic album turns 35. Life ain’t so bad at all, indeed…

The Best Michael Jackson Documentary Ever: Even Badder On DVD

The Best Michael Jackson Documentary Ever: Even Badder On DVD

Behold–the best MJ documentary ever. Now on DVD.

bLISTerd: The 100 Best R&B Songs of the ’90s (#90-#81)

bLISTerd: The 100 Best R&B Songs of the ’90s (#90-#81)

The King of Pop is all over this installment of the Best R&B songs of the ’90s, placing three songs here. Find out who else made the cut as the list continues!

Diggin’ In The Crates: “Donna Summer”

No one benefited from the disco explosion more than Donna Summer. A Boston-bred singer/actress who found herself performing in Germany, she hooked up with European producers Giorgio Moroder and Pete Bellotte and proceeded to light up the latter half of the Seventies with a thunderous voice and a collection of hits that traversed a wider musical terrain than many folks give her credit for. Beginning her run of hits with some funk-laden erotic cooing on the Barry White-esque “Love To […]

Duet or Don’t, Volume 1: The Wonder of Michael

Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder were Motown prodigies who went on to become Grammy-winning behemoths. Mike Duquette takes a look at their collaborations in the first volume of “Duet or Don’t”!