Episode 83 – Betty Harris

Welcome to this week’s episode of Sisters Sing Soul.

This week’s episode features songs from Betty Harris.

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Betty Harris

Here’s where you can find the songs in this episode:

Betty Harris

‘Cry To Me’, ‘His Kiss’, ‘Why Don’t You Tell Him’, ‘What A Sad Feeling’, ‘I Don’t Want To Hear It’, ‘What’d I Do Wrong’, ‘Mean Man’ and ‘Can’t Last Much Longer’ — From the Album “Betty Harris: Soul Perfection Plus” — Westside Records

 

 



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We’ll be off for the next few months during our annual summer hiatus, but be sure to still check in as we’ll be posting lots of great content. We’ll be back in the fall with more, all-new episodes.

Thanks for listening!

Episode 82 – Esther Phillips Part II

Welcome to this week’s episode of Sisters Sing Soul.

This week’s episode features more songs from Esther Phillips.

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Esther Phillips

Here’s where you can find the songs in this episode:

Esther Phillips

‘Hello Walls’, ‘Brand New Day’, ‘Set Me Free’, ‘Crazy Love’ and ‘Catch Me I’m Falling’ — From the Album “Esther Phillips: The Country Side Of Esther Phillips/Set Me Free” — Collectables Records

‘From A Whisper To A Scream’ and ‘Pure Natural Love’ — From the Album “Esther Phillips: The Kudu Years 1971-1977” — Raven Records

‘Too Many Roads’ — Found on YouTube



Please feel free to comment below with any questions or observations.

In next week’s episode, we’ll feature music from Betty Harris.

Thanks for listening!

Episode 81 – The Girl Group Sound, Part II: Darlene Love & The Apollas

Welcome to this week’s episode of Sisters Sing Soul.

This week’s episode features songs from Darlene Love and The Apollas.

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Darlene Love

Here’s where you can find the songs in this episode.

Darlene Love

‘The Gospel Truth’, ‘Good, Good Lovin’, ‘So Much Love’ and ‘Mr. Fix-it’  — From the album “So Much Love: A Darlene Love Anthology” — Ace Records

 


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The Apollas

The Apollas

‘It’s Mighty Nice’, ‘Lock Me In Your Heart’, ‘Who Would Want Me Now’ and ‘I’ve Got So Used To Loving You’ — From the album “The Apollas: Absolutely Right” — Ace Records

 


Please feel free to comment below with any questions or observations.

We’ll be off for a few weeks, but will be back with an all-new episode soon featuring more music from Esther Phillips.

Thanks for listening!

Episode 80 – Irma Thomas Part III & “Standing Room Only”

Welcome to this week’s episode of Sisters Sing Soul.

This week’s episode features songs from Irma Thomas & two artists’ interpretations of “Standing Room Only”.

Here’s where you can find the songs in this episode.

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Irma Thomas

Irma Thomas

‘He’s My Guy’ — From The Album “Sweet Soul Queen of New Orleans: The Irma Thomas Collection” — Razor & Tie Records

‘Here I Am, Take Me’ — From The Album “Irma Thomas: Something Good/The Muscle Shoals Sessions” — MCA Records

‘These Four Walls’ — From The Album “Irma Thomas: A Woman’s Viewpoint” — Ace Records’ Kent Soul label

‘She’s Taken My Part’ — From The Album “Irma Thomas: Full Time Woman” — Rhino Records

‘Life At The End Of The Road’ — From The Album “Irma Thomas: My Heart’s In Memphis” — Rounder Records

‘Cold Rain’ — From The Album “Irma Thomas: Simply Grand” — Rounder Records


The song “Standing Room Only” can be found on:

Kim Tolliver — Found on YouTube

Gwen McCrae — From The Album “Gwen McCrae: Psychic Hot Line” — Goldwax Records

 

Please feel free to comment below with any questions or observations.

Next week’s episode will feature songs from Darlene Love & The Apollas.

Thanks for listening!

Episode 79 – Doris Allen, Geraldine Hunt & “It’s Bad For Me To See You”

Welcome to this week’s episode of Sisters Sing Soul.

This week’s episode features songs from Doris Allen, Geraldine Hunt & two artists’ interpretations of “It’s Bad For Me To See You”.

Here’s where you can find the songs in this episode.

Doris Allen

‘A Shell Of A Woman’, ‘Hanging Heavy On My Mind’, ‘Full Time Fool’, and ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ — From The Album “Doris Allen: A Shell Of A  Woman” — Soulscape Records


Geraldine Hunt

‘Cold Blood’ and ‘You Brought Joy — Found on YouTube


The song “It’s Bad For Me To See You” can be found on:

Betty Wright— From The Album “Betty Wright: Danger High Voltage” — Soul Brother Records

Yvonne Fair — From The Album “Yvonne Fair: The Bitch Is Black” — Motown Records

Please feel free to comment below with any questions or observations.

Next week’s episode will feature a third set of songs from Irma Thomas.

Thanks for listening!

Episode 78 – Gladys Knight Part III

Welcome to this week’s episode of Sisters Sing Soul.

This week’s episode features a third set of songs from Gladys Knight.

Here’s where you can find the songs in this episode:

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Gladys Knight

Gladys Knight

‘Guess Who’ — From the Album “Gladys Knight & The Pips: The Empress Of Soul” — Not Now Records

‘That’s The Way Love Is’ — From the Album “Gladys Knight & The Pips: Everybody Needs Love/Feelin’ Bluesy” — Motown Records

‘Signed Gladys’, ‘Can You Give Me Love With A Guarantee’ and ‘No One Could Love You More’ — From the Album “Gladys Knight & The Pips: If I Were Your Woman/Standing Ovation” — Motown Records

‘All I Need Is Time’ — From the Album “Gladys Knight and The Pips: Neither One Of Us/All I Need Is Time” — Motown Records

‘I’ve Got To Use My Imagination’ and ‘So Sad The Song’ — From the Album “The Best Of Gladys Knight & The Pips” — Buddah Records



Please feel free to comment below with any questions or observations.

We’ll be away for a few weeks, but we’ll be back with a new episode featuring music from Doris Allen & Geraldine Hunt.

Thanks for listening!

Episode 77 – Thelma Houston & “Tears On My Pillow”

Welcome to this week’s episode of Sisters Sing Soul.

This week’s episode features songs from Thelma Houston & two artists’ interpretations of “Tears On My Pillow”.

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Thelma Houston

Here’s where you can find the songs in this episode.

Thelma Houston

‘Stealing In The Name Of The Lord’, ‘There Is A God’, ‘I Ain’t Going Nowhere’, ‘There’s No Such Thing As Love’, ‘And I Never Did’, & ‘I Ain’t That Easy To Lose’ — From The Album “Thelma Houston: The Mowest Album” — Soulmusic Records


The song “Tears On My Pillow” can be found on:

Gwen McCrae — From The Album “Gwen McCrae: Rockin Chair/Something So Right” — EMI Records

Frankie Gearing — Found on YouTube

 

Please feel free to comment below with any questions or observations.

Next week’s episode will feature more songs from the incomparable Gladys Knight.

Thanks for listening!