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  1. The best soul singer you never heard of is headed to the Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | San Jose Mercury News

    Over the past five decades Rick Estrin has performed with many of the nation's most renowned blues and soul singers, and he doesn't mince any words when it comes to Wee Willie Walker. According to the award-winning harmonica ace, the Memphis-born Walker "is the greatest, deepest soul singer in the world today, period! His artistry is on the same level as legends like Johnnie Taylor, Sam Cooke, O.V. Wright and Otis Redding."

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  2. William Bell's legacy continues to ring true for Stax RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... age 39. Then illness and age sent another wave of Stax players to the exit in the 21st century: Isaac Hayes, Johnnie Taylor, Rufus Thomas. Stax itself underwent one of the great resurrections in music. The Memphis-based label began proper in 1961 ...

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  3. William Bell's legacy continues to ring true for Stax RecordsRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... age 39. Then illness and age sent another wave of Stax players to the exit in the 21st century: Isaac Hayes, Johnnie Taylor, Rufus Thomas. Stax itself underwent one of the great resurrections in music. The Memphis-based label began proper in 1961 ...

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  4. Buddy Guy and the Damn Right Blues Band Heats Up a Summer Night at the Sandler CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... as the crowd loved hearing the stories they came to hear him sing and play and he didn't disappoint, from Johnnie Taylor's "Who's Making Love" ( the audience sang the chorus, "Who's making love to your old lady, while you were out making love"), ...

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  5. Melissa Etheridge talks music, beating cancer and her five months at BerkleeRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... B.B. King, the Staple Singers and other American music greats. But Etheridge made some modifications to Johnnie Taylor's 1968 hit, "Who's Making Love," including changing the refrain "Who's making love to your old lady?" to "Who's making love to ...

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  6. Hop on Pops Dub NationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Mission Mission

    ... music from the 50's and 60's. Sets are comprised of legit renditions of classics by Elmore James, Little Johnnie Taylor, Bobby Blue Bland and many other legends of the style, as well as originals. Come join DJ Sonny Phono as he curates a night of ...

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  7. Valerie June arrives in her own timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... June explains that it's about life cycles and journeys. Her father (whose enthusiasm for gospel, R&B and Johnnie Taylor soul-blues was a big part of her musical upbringing) died in November. When she left the hospital that night she met a new baby ...

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