Tag Archives: Bobby Womack

Wednesday Open Thread

Happy HUMP Day, Everyone! We’re in for another 8-10 inches of snow today… I’m in the mood for love songs, crackling fireplace, and stretched out on a thick rug…Imma stop right here.. LOL Anyhoo… enjoy some MORE Maxwell Harold Melvin … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Original Music & Covers

Hope you’re enjoying this trek down memory lane. CALIFORNIA DREAMIN’ “California Dreamin’” is a song written by John Phillips and Michelle Phillips and first recorded by The Mamas & the Papas, released as a single in 1965. The song is … Continue reading

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Bobby Womack: Legendary Soul Singer Dies At 70

Bobby Womack, who spanned the American soul music era, touring as a gospel singer in the 1950s, playing guitar in Sam Cooke’s backup band in the early ’60s, writing hit songs recorded by Wilson Pickett and the Rolling Stones and … Continue reading

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