Seal “Kiss From A Rose”

“Kiss from a Rose” was written in 1987, several years prior to the release of Seal’s eponymous debut album from 1991. After writing the song, Seal felt “embarrassed by it” and “threw the tape in the corner.” Seal did not present it to producer Trevor Horn until the recording sessions for Seal II. In 2015, […]

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Ramblin Rose | Nat King Cole

“Ramblin’ Rose” written by brothers Noel and Joe Sherman was recorded by Nat King Cole on 6/19/1962 as part of his million selling country/western theme LP, Ramblin’ Rose (And More), released by Capitol Records as a single , reaching #1 on the Billboard Easy Listening chart, #2 on both the Billboard and Cash Box charts, […]

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“CRY” Ray Charles

Charles pioneered the soul music genre during the 1950s by combining blues, jazz, rhythm and blues, and gospel styles into the music he recorded for Atlantic. He contributed to the integration of country music, rhythm and blues, and pop music during the 1960s with his crossover success on ABC Records, notably with his two Modern […]

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