Category: R&B

Ted Hawkins (1994)

Ted Hawkins (1994)

“….I’m wringing wet with sweat, my throat’s on fire and my hand is aching. But I had to keep going…” “Cold and Bitter Tears – The Songs of Ted Hawkins” is a tribute album...

Allen Toussaint (1996)

Allen Toussaint (1996)

“If I was to say my joy, piano is first.”     I loved Allen Toussaint before I knew who Allen Toussaint was.

Curtis Mayfield (1996)

Curtis Mayfield (1996)

“It isn’t every day a 54-year-old quadriplegic records a record….”   There are comeback stories. And then there’s Curtis Mayfield’s comeback story. In mid-August, 1990, he was about to perform at an outdoor concert...