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Playlist for Saturday, December 14, 2019

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Be-Bop Santa Claus / Babs Gonzales / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Children’s Christmas Song / The Supremes / The Best of The Supremes, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas / Bing Crosby / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Everyone’s A Kid at Christmas Time / Stevie Wonder / The Best of Stevie Wonder, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • Here Comes Santa Claus / Gene Autry / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Merry Christmas Baby / Charles Brown / Charles Brown’s Cool Christmas Blues / Bullseye Blues
  • Kissin’ by the Mistletoe / Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Sony BMG
  • Let’s Make Christmas Mean Something This Year, Parts 1 and 2 / James Brown / The Best of James Brown, The Christmas Collection / Polydor
  • Jingle Bell Rock / The Platters / The Best of The Platters, The Christmas Collection / Mercury
  • Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! / Lena Horne / Ultimate Soul Christmas / EMI
  • Little Saint Nick / The Beach Boys / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Holly Leaves and Christmas Trees / Elvis Presley / Elvis Christmas / RCA
  • Santa Claus Is Coming to Town / The Pointer Sisters / A Very Special Christmas / A&M
  • Christmas Night in Harlem / Louis Armstrong and His All-Stars / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • My Favorite Things/We Three Kings of Orient Are / Larry Carlton / Christmas At My House / MCA

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • On A Snowy Christmas Night / Elvis Presley / Elvis Christmas / RCA
  • Winter Wonderland / Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Sony BMG
  • Back Door Santa / Bon Jovi / A Very Special Christmas / A&M
  • One Parent Christmas / Saffire, The Uppity Blues Women / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree / Bill Haley and The Comets / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Pretty Paper / Roy Orbison / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Run Rudolph Run / Chuck Berry / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • Please Come Home for Christmas / Charles Brown / Cool Christmas Blues / Bullseye Blues
  • Christmas Celebration / B.B. King / Even Santa Gets the Blues / Pointblank Classic Records
  • Silver Bells / Bebe and CeCe Winans / Ultimate Soul Christmas / EMI
  • Jingle Bells / Gisele MacKenzie with The Ray Charles Orchestra and Chorus / Stars of Christmas / Sony
  • The Happy Elf / Harry Connick, Jr. / Harry for the Holidays / Columbia
  • Frosty the Snowman / Harry Connick, Jr. / Harry for the Holidays / Columbia
  • Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me) / Elvis Presley / Elvis Christmas / RCA
  • The Christmas Song (instrumental) / Larry Carlton / Christmas At My House / MCA

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Deck the Halls with Boogie Woogie / Katie Webster / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • You’re All I Want for Christmas / Brook Benton / The Soul of Christmas, Vol. 2 / MALACO
  • O Christmas Tree / The Impressions / A Soulful Christmas / LaserLight
  • Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas / Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas / Verve
  • Louisiana Christmas Day / Aaron Neville / Aaron Neville’s Soulful Christmas / A&M
  • I’m Your Santa / Lil’ Ed and The Blues Imperials / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • Merry Christmas Baby / Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Vauncing Chimes / Bobby Watson and Horizon / Yule Struttin’, A Blue Note Christmas / Blue Note
  • Deck Us All with Boston Charlie / Lambert, Hendricks and Ross / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays / Perry Como and The Ray Charles Singers / The Definitive American Songbook, A Vintage Christmas / Liberty
  • Have A Holly Jolly Christmas / Johnny Mathis / Winter Wonderland / Sony BMG
  • Silver Bells / Martha Reeves and members of the Life Choir / A Soulful Christmas / LaserLight
  • Cold December Nights / Boyz II Men / Ultimate Soul Christmas / EMI
  • Sleigh Ride / Eddie Daniels / A GRP Christmas Collection / GRP

Playlist for Saturday, December 7, 2019

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Lover’s Holiday / Peggy Scott and Jo Jo Benson / Beach Music Anthology / Ripete
  • Green Eyes / The Ravens / Beach Music Anthology, Vol. 1 / Ripete
  • I Want Elvis for Christmas / The Holly Twins with Eddie Cochran / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Dedicated to The One I Love / The “5” Royales / Soul and Swagger, The Complete “5” Royales 1951-1967 / Rock Beat
  • Christmas Comes but Once A Year / Albert King / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • Proud Mary / Ike and Tina Turner / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • Got to Get You Off My Mind / Solomon Burke / Soul Spectacular! / Rhino
  • Winter Wonderland / Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Sony BMG
  • Corrine Corrina / Big Joe Turner / Atlantic Rhythm and Blues 1947-1974 / Atlantic
  • You’re All I Want for Christmas / Brook Benton / The Soul of Christmas, Vol. 2 / MALACO
  • Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer / Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas / Verve
  • Boogie Woogie Santa Claus / Charles Brown / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) / Carmen McRae / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia
  • Winter Wonderland / Elvis Presley / Elvis Christmas / RCA
  • I Wonder as I Wonder / Grover Washington, Jr. / Breath of Heaven, A Holiday Collection / Columbia

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Sleigh Ride / James Brown / R&B Soul Christmas / Direct Source
  • Snap Your Fingers / Joe Henderson / Birth of Soul / Kent Soul
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus / John Cougar Mellencamp / A Very Special Christmas / A&M
  • This Time of the Year / Ray Charles / The Spirit of Christmas / Columbia
  • White Christmas / The Four Tops featuring Aretha Franklin / The Best of the Four Tops, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • Slow Hand / Pointer Sisters / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • I Want to Come Home for Christmas / Marvin Gaye / A Season of Soul, A Classic R&B Christmas / Universal
  • Dig That Crazy Santa Claus / Oscar McLollie and His Honey Jumpers / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Sugar Sugar / Wilson Pickett / In the Midnight Hour / Flashback
  • You’ve Really Got A Hold on Me / The Miracles / The Motown Box / Shout
  • God Red Ye Merry, Gentlemen / Paquito D’Rivera / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia
  • Take Me in Your Arms (Rock Me A Little While) / Kim Weston / The Motown Box / Shout
  • Five Pound Box of Money / Pearl Bailey / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • I’ll Be Your Santa Baby / Rufus Thomas / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • Christmas / Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) / The Arthur Blythe Quartet / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia
  • I’ll Be Home for Christmas/Sleigh Ride / Eliane Elias / Yule Struttin’, A Blue Note Christmas / Blue Note

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Baby, It’s Cold Outside / Dianne Reeves and Lou Rawls / Jazz to the World / Blue Note
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  • Water Brother / George Benson / Tell It Like It Is / A&M
  • Santa Claus Go Straight to the Ghetto / James Brown / The Best of James Brown, The Christmas Collection / Polydor
  • Frosty the Snowman / Johnny Mathis / Winter Wonderland / Sony BMG
  • What Christmas Means to Me / Stevie Wonder / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • Basin Street Blues / The Mills Brothers / The Mills Brothers’ Great Hits / MCA
  • Oh Tannenbaum / Wynton Marsalis / Crescent City Christmas Card / Columbia
  • Sleigh Ride / Three Degrees / Soulful Christmas / Music of Your Life
  • Christmas Everyday / Smokey Robinson and The Miracles / The Best of Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • That Makes Christmas Day / Rufus and Carla Thomas / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • Stay with Me / Charles Brown / Charles Brown’s Cool Christmas Blues / Bullseye Blues
  • I’ll Be Home for Christmas / The Stylistics / Ultimate Soul Christmas / EMI
  • Santa Done Got Hip / The Marquees / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Can This Be Christmas / The Falcons / Street Corner St. Nicks, A Doo Wop Christmas / Rhino
  • Little Saint Nick / The Beach Boys / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Santa Claus Is Coming to Town / Dave Valentin / A GRP Christmas Collection / GRP

Playlist for Saturday, November 30, 2019

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • One Fine Day / The Chiffons / One Fine Day and Other Favorites / CEMA
  • There Goes My Baby / The Drifters / Rites of Rhythm and Blues, Vol. 2 / Motown
  • It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) / Betty Everett / Greatest Hits / KRB
  • You Don’t Know Like I Know / Sam and Dave / Soul Man and Other Hits / Rhino
  • I Can’t Help Myself / The Four Tops / Motown Legends, Vol. 1 / CSG Music
  • I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) / The Temptations / The Temptations’ Number 1s / Motown
  • Mr. Lee / The Pointer Sisters / Rock, Rhythm and Blues / Warner Brothers
  • Winter Wonderland / Booker T and the MGs / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow / The Rivingtons / Glory Days of Rock N’ Roll, Doo-Wop-Golden Classics / Time Life
  • The Happening / Diana Ross and The Supremes / Greatest Hits / Duchese
  • Every Day Will Be Like A Holiday / William Bell / Beg, Scream and Shout! / Rhino
  • Cool Yule / Louis Armstrong and The Commanders / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • The Boy from New York City / The Ad Libs / Wonder Women, The History of the Girl Group Sound / Rhino
  • Don’t Mess with Bill / The Marvelettes / Best of Soul, When A Man Loves A Woman / Madacy
  • Give Love on Christmas Day / The Jackson Five / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Go Tell It on the Mountain / Yellowjackets / GRP Christmas Collection, Vol. III / GRP

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Christmas Celebration / B.B. King / Even Santa Gets the Blues / Pointblank Classic Records
  • Starting All Over Again / Mel and Tim / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Stax
  • The Letter / Joe Cocker / Sounds of the Seventies, 1970 / Time/Life Music
  • Blowing Away / The Fifth Dimension / The Definitive Collection / Arista
  • Whammer Jammer / The Legendary Rhythm and Blues Revue / Command Performance / Delta Groove
  • Precious, Precious / Isaac Hayes / The Very Best of Isaac Hayes / Stax
  • When You Dance / Billy Storm / Phil Spector’s Flips and Rarities / Phil Spector
  • We Wanna See Santa Do the Mambo / Big John Greer / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Everybody Dance Now / Soul City / Hipshaker / Goldmine
  • Don’t Cry No More / Bobby Bland / Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 – The Duke Recordings / MCA
  • She Shot A Hole In My Soul / Clifford Curry / Beach Music Anthology / Ripete
  • The Monkey / Dave Bartholomew / The Best of New Orleans Rhythm and Blues, Vol. 1 / Rhino
  • Play That Funky Music / Wild Cherry / Play that Funk / Collectables
  • Poetry Man / Queen Latifah / Trav’lin’ Light / Verve
  • Jingle Bells / Duke Ellington / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • (It’s A) Happy Holiday / The Shells / Street Corner St. Nicks / Rhino
  • I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm / The Mills Brothers / Street Corner St. Nicks / Rhino
  • Fannie Mae / Buster Brown / Beach Music Anthology / Ripete
  • Flip Flop and Fly / Big Joe Turner / Atlantic Rhythm and Blues 1947-1974 / Atlantic
  • I Won’t Be the Fool Anymore / The Persuasions / Good News / Rounder
  • All I Have to Do Is Dream / The Everly Brothers / 20 Track Collection / Quality
  • Monster Holiday / Lon Chaney, Jr. / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Look in My Eyes / The Chantels / The Heart of Rock’n’Roll, 1961 / Time Life
  • Ain’t Got No Home / Clarence “Frogman” Henry / Four by Four, Vol. 4 / Stardust
  • It’s Your Thing / The Isley Brothers / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • Beans and Corn Bread / Louis Jordan / Johnny Otis Presents the Best of R&B, Vol. 2 / LaserLight
  • I’ll Be Home for Christmas / The Platters / The Best of The Platters, The Christmas Collection / Mercury
  • What Christmas Means to Me / Stevie Wonder / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • We Are Family / Sister Sledge / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • Deck the Halls / Herbie Hancock / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia

Playlist for Saturday, November 23, 2019

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • C’mon Everybody / Eddie Cochran / Somethin’ Else / Razor and Tie
  • Mama Didn’t Lie / Jan Bradley / Birth of Soul / Kent Soul
  • The Love I Lost / Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes / The Sound of Philadelphia, Gamble and Huff’s Greatest Hits / Philadelphia International/Legacy
  • The Day I Found Myself / Honey Cone / Go Girl! Soul Sisters Tellin’ It Like It Is / Rhino
  • I Want You Back / Jackson 5 / The Ultimate Collection / Motown
  • Some of Your Loving / Johnny Nash / Phil Spector’s Flips and Rarities / Phil Spector
  • Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie / Mary Wells / Complete Jubilee Sessions / Sequel
  • Starting All Over Again / Mel and Tim / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Stax
  • Walk Away Renee / The Four Tops / The Definitive Collection / Motown
  • It’s All Right / The Impressions / Soul Spectacular! / Rhino
  • Hushabye / The Mystics / Glory Days of Rock N’ Roll, Doo-Wop-Golden Classics / Time Life
  • Back in My Arms Again / The Supremes / The Motown Box, Dancing in the Streets / Shout/Motown
  • Footin’ It / George Benson / Shape of Things to Come / A&M
  • String of Pearls / Glenn Miller / Glenn Miller / Direct Source

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Easier Said Than Done / The Essex / Early Girls, Vol. 1 / Ace
  • Sukiyaki / A Taste of Honey / Golden Honey / Capitol
  • Tangled Up in Blue / Ben Sidran / Dylan Different / Bonsai
  • Too Late to Turn Back Now / Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose / Body + Soul the 70s, Lovin’ You / Time Life
  • You Should Be Dancing / Bee Gees / The Ultimate Bee Gees / Reprise
  • Then He Kissed Me / The Crystals / 70 Ounces of Rock and Gold / Compose
  • Hot Child in the City / Nick Gilder / 70s Music Explosion, Boogie Fever / Time Life
  • Miracles / Jefferson Starship / 70s Music Explosion, Fire / Time Life
  • Tainted Love / Gloria Jones / Beg, Scream and Shout! / Rhino
  • Come Back My Love / The Wrens / Doo-Wop Dreams, Legends of Doo-Wop / Dynamic Nostalgia
  • Five O’clock World / The Vogues / I Love Rock and Roll / Priority
  • Un-Break My Heart / Toni Braxton / Ultimate Divas / Arista
  • I Was Made to Love Her / Stevie Wonder / The Best of Stevie Wonder, The Millennium Collection / Motown
  • Take Five (Take Another Five) / Grover Washington, Jr. / I Like Jazz Two! / Columbia

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Be-Bop-A-Lula / Gene Vincent / Happy Days 50s and 60s / Madacy
  • Reunited / Peaches and Herb / At Their Best / PolyGram
  • Ain’t No Mountain High Enough / Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell / The Motown Box, Reflections / Shout/Motown
  • Tramp / Otis Redding and Carla Thomas / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Stax
  • River Deep Mountain High / Ike and Tina Turner / Mastercuts, Funk / Mastercuts
  • Crazy / Patsy Cline / The Heart of Rock’n’Roll 1961 / Time Life
  • So Excited / B.B. King / Completely Well / Chess
  • Early in the Mornin’ / Cyndi Lauper, B.B. King, Allen Toussaint / Memphis Blues / Mercer Street Records
  • Hound Dog / Elvis Presley / Super Hits of the 50s / Rhino
  • Why Can’t We Be Friends / War / Brown Eyed Soul, Vol. 2 / Rhino
  • Up for the Down Stroke / Parliament / Funk Classics The 70s / Rebound Records
  • Zydeco Boogaloo / Buckwheat Zydeco / Allegator Stomp, Vol 2 – Cajun and Zydeco Classics / Rhino
  • Watermelon Man / Mongo Santamaria / Soulful Grooves, R&B Instrumental Classics, Vol. 1 / HIP-O

Playlist for Saturday, November 16, 2019

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Walking in Rhythm / The Blackbyrds / Solid Gold Soul 1975 / Time Life
  • Cry Baby / Garnet Mimms and The Enchanters / Cry Baby / Collectables
  • Just A Little Bit / Rosco Gordon / Rock, Rhythm and Doo-Wop, Vol 2 – More of the Greatest Songs from Early Rock’N’Roll / Rhino
  • Angel Baby / Rosie and The Originals / Early Girls, Vol. 1 / Ace
  • Love Me / Billy Stewart / The Best of Billy Stewart, The Millennium Collection / MCA Chess
  • Boom Boom / Rufus Thomas / Walking the Dog / Collectables
  • Mustang Sally / Wilson Pickett / The Very Best of Wilson Pickett / Rhino
  • The Bluebird, The Buzzard, and The Oriole / Bobby Day / Rockin’ Bobby Day Robin, Golden Classics / Collectables
  • Nightshift / The Commodores / Motown Number 1s, Vol. 2 / Motown
  • Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me) / The Temptations / Motown Number 1s, Vol. 2 / Motown
  • Shake It Up / Dazz Band / Let It Whip / Collectables
  • Last Night I Didn’t Get to Sleep at All / The Fifth Dimension / The Definitive Collection / Arista
  • Are You Ready? / Pacific Gas and Electric / Soul Hits of the 70s, Vol. 2 / Rhino
  • Talkin’ Stuff / Carl Wolfe / The Instrumental Memphis Music Sampler / Inside Memphis

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Set the Night to Music / Roberta Flack and Max Priest / Set the Night to Music / Atlantic
  • Smoke Gets In Your Eyes / The Platters / Best Of Soul: When A Man Loves A Woman / Madacy
  • I Know / Barbara George / Best of “Sue” Records / Collectables
  • Barefootin’ / Robert Parker / Beach Music Anthology / Ripete
  • I Just Want to Celebrate / Rare Earth / Hits of the 70s / Madacy
  • It’s Just A Matter of Time / Brook Benton / Senior Prom / Warner Special Products
  • 16 Candles / The Crests / The Best of the Doo-Wop Ballads / Rhino
  • The Stroll / The Diamonds / Hits of the 50s / Madacy
  • Rockin’ Robin / Bobby Day / The Class and Rendezvous Story / Ace
  • It’s All Right / The Impressions / Soul Spectacular! / Rhino
  • Going to a Go-Go / The Miracles / Rhythm and Blues 1966 / Time Life
  • Cruisin / Smokey Robinson / My World, The Definitive Collection / Motown
  • Best of My Love / The Emotions / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • At Last / Michael Brecker / Bluesiana Hot Sauce / Shanachie

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • The Whole World Is A Stage / The Fantastic Four / Beg, Scream and Shout! / Rhino
  • Dizzy Dizzy World / Timmy Thomas / Why Can’t We Live Together / West Side
  • Sister Rosa / The Neville Brothers / Live on Planet Earth / A&M
  • Dreaming’s Out of Season / The Montclairs / Dreaming Out of Season with Phil Perry / Paula
  • Down to the Nightclub / Tower of Power / Bump City / Warner Archives
  • Swanee River Rock (Talkin’ Bout That River) / Ray Charles / Let the Good Times Roll / Warner
  • Uptight (Everything’s Alright) / Stevie Wonder / Motown Legends, Vol. 3 / GSC Music
  • You Can’t Hurry Love / The Supremes / Billboard 1966 / Rhino
  • Give Me Just a Little More Time / Chairman of the Board / Soul Hits of the 70s, Vol. 1 / Rhino
  • A Change is Gonna Come / The Neville Brothers / Yellow Moon / A&M Records
  • Boogie Nights / Heatwave / Heatwave’s Greatest Hits / Epic
  • Oh Girl / The Chi-Lites / K-Tel Presents- Sweet Soul Music / K-Tel
  • Super Freak / Rick James / Now That’s What I Call Motown / Motown
  • Fools Rush In / Randy Napoleon / The Jukebox Crowd / Gut String