Ms Grapevine and MarvalusOne have teamed up to create a meme titled Old School Friday and I got to give them props, a wonderful addition to my Friday life.I made a mad dash to sign up to join! If you want to join in the Old School Fun then go HERE for the guidelines.
I have so many female singers. Wow, a vast array of choices. But here goes.
This song brings back so many memories. This song is often imitated, never duplicated.
This sister has such a smooth and sultry sound. Even in this era Dionne Warwich has one of the most recognizable voices in the industry.
Marcia Griffiths started her career in 1964. From 1970 to 1974 she worked together with Bob Andy in the group Bob and Marcia, on the Harry J label. Between 1974 and 1981 she was a member of the I-Threes, a background group, which supported Bob Marley & the Wailers.
I had to do one more from the Queen of Reggae
and speaking of Queens. YOu know Irie gots to give big up to the all time Queen of Soul ..
I know many folks give the "white soul" award to Teena Marie but Janis Joplin was who I grew up on, that lady could blow, check out this song from the 1969 Woodstock Vintage
okay getting carried away but one more..
dropping the energy a bit with a classic. Sorry Mariah but you can't touch my girl Minnie Riperton (may she rest in peace).