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Playlist for Saturday, December 19, 2015

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • Babs Gonzales / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz & R&B Classics / Be-Bop Santa Claus / Rhino
  • The Supremes / The Best of The Supremes – The Christmas Collection / Children’s Christmas Song / Motown
  • Johnny Mathis / Winter Wonderland / It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas / Sony BMG
  • Stevie Wonder / The Best of Stevie Wonder – The Christmas Collection / Everyone’s A Kid At Christmas Time / Motown
  • Gene Autry / Ultimate Christmas Album, Volume 2 / Here Comes Santa Claus / Collectables
  • The Holly Twins with Eddie Cochran / Legends of Christmas Past – A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / I Want Elvis for Christmas / EMI
  • Charles Brown / Charles Brown’s Cool Christmas Blues / Merry Christmas Baby / Bullseye Blues
  • Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Kissin’ by the Mistletoe / Sony BMG
  • James Brown / The Best of James Brown – The Christmas Collection / Let’s Make Christmas Mean Something This Year, Parts 1&2 / Polydor
  • Bobby Helms / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Jingle Bell Rock / Collectables
  • Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas / Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! / Verve
  • The Beach Boys / Legends of Christmas Past – A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / Little Saint Nick / EMI
  • The Impressions / A Soulful Christmas / O Christmas Tree / LaserLight
  • Manhattan Transfer / The Christmas Album / Santa Claus Is Coming To Town/Santa Man (medley) / Columbia
  • Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz & R&B Classics / Christmas Night In Harlem / Rhino
  • Count Basie / Yule Struttin’ – A Blue Note Christmas / Jingle Bells / Blue Note

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • Wynton Marsalis / Crescent City Christmas Card / Twas the Night Before Christmas / Columbia
  • Ray Charles / The Spirit of Christmas / Winter Wonderland / Rhino
  • Bon Jovi / A Very Special Christmas / Back Door Santa / A&M
  • Saffire – The Uppity Blues Women / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / One Parent Christmas / Alligator
  • Louis Armstrong & The Commanders / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz & R&B Classics / Cool Yule / Rhino
  • Roy Orbison / Ultimate Christmas Album, Volume 2 / Pretty Paper / Collectables
  • Chuck Berry / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Run Rudolph Run / Collectables
  • Little Johnny Taylor / Christmas In Soulsville / Please Come Home for Christmas / Stax
  • B.B. King / Even Santa Gets the Blues / Christmas Celebration / Pointblank Classic Records
  • Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas / Sleigh Ride / Verve
  • Sam Cooke / The Wonderful World of Sam Cooke / Moonlight in Vermont / REMEMBER
  • Elvis Presley / Elvis Christmas / Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me) / RCA
  • Denise Montana & The Salsoul Orchestra / Ultimate Christmas Album, Volume 2 / Merry Christmas All / Collectables
  • Larry Carlton / Christmas At My House / My Favorite Things/We Three Kings of Orient Are / MCA

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • Katie Webster / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Deck the Halls with Boogie Woogie / Alligator
  • Brook Benton / R&B Soul Christmas / You’re All I Want for Christmas / Direct Source
  • Chicago / O Christmas Tree / O Christmas Tree / Chicago
  • The O’Jays / Ultimate Soul Christmas / Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas / EMI
  • Aaron Neville / Aaron Neville’s Soulful Christmas / Louisiana Christmas Day / A&M
  • Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / I’m Your Santa / Alligator
  • Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz & R&B Classics / Merry Christmas Baby / Rhino
  • Bobby Watson & Horizon / Yule Struttin’ – A Blue Note Christmas / Vauncing Chimes / Blue Note
  • Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Winter Wonderland / Sony BMG
  • Perry Como & The Ray Charles Singers / The Definitive American Songbook – A Vintage Christmas / There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays / Liberty
  • Stevie Wonder / The Definitive Collection / Overjoyed / Motown
  • James Brown / The Best of James Brown – The Christmas Collection / Santa Claus Go Straight to the Ghetto / Polydor
  • Dexter Gordon / Yule Struttin’ – A Blue Note Christmas / Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas / Blue Note

Playlist for Saturday, December 12, 2015

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / tune / label

  • Peggy Scott and Jo Jo Benson / Beach Music Anthology / Lover’s Holiday / Ripete
  • The Ravens / Beach Music Anthology, Volume 1 / Green Eyes / Ripete
  • The Holly Twins with Eddie Cochran / Legends of Christmas Past – A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / I Want Elvis for Christmas / EMI
  • The Shirelles / Early Girls, Volume 1 / Dedicated to the One I Love / Ace
  • Albert King / Christmas In Soulsville / Christmas Comes But Once A Year / Stax
  • Ike and Tina Turner / We Are Family – Classic Soul Groups / Proud Mary / Time Life
  • Solomon Burke / Soul Spectacular! / Got To Get You Off My Mind / Rhino
  • Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Winter Wonderland / Sony BMG
  • Joe Turner / Johnny Otis Presents The Best of R&B / Corrina, Corrina / LaserLight
  • Brook Benton / The Soul of Christmas, Volume 2 / You’re All I Want for Christmas / MALACO
  • The Showmen / Beach Music Classics, Volume 2 / 39-21-46 / Ripete
  • The Melodeers / Ultimate Christmas Album, Volume 2 / Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer / Collectables
  • Charles Brown / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Boogie Woogie Santa Claus / Alligator
  • Natalie Cole / Soul Train Christmas Starfest / The Christmas Song / Soul Train
  • Diana Ross and The Supremes / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Silver Bells / Collectables
  • Booker T and the MGs / Christmas In Soulsville / Winter Wonderland / Stax
  • Grover Washington, Jr. / Breath of Heaven – A Holiday Collection / I Wonder As I Wonder / Columbia

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / tune / label

  • James Brown / R&B Soul Christmas / Sleigh Ride / Direct Source
  • Joe Henderson / Birth of Soul / Snap Your Fingers / Kent Soul
  • John Cougar Mellencamp / A Very Special Christmas / I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus / A&M
  • Clyde McPhatter and The Drifters / Atlantic Rhythm and Blues 1947-1974, Volume 2 – 1952-1955 / White Christmas / Atlantic
  • Marvin Gaye / A Season of Soul – A Classic R&B Christmas / I Want to Come Home for Christmas / Universal
  • Bobby Bland / Greatest Hits, Volume 1 – The Duke Recordings / Don’t Cry No More / MCA
  • Oscar McLollie and His Honey Jumpers / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Dig That Crazy Santa Claus / Rhino
  • Wilson Pickett / In the Midnight Hour / Sugar Sugar / Flashback
  • Paquito D’Rivera / Jingle Bell Jazz / God Red Ye Merry, Gentlemen / Columbia
  • Pearl Bailey / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Five Pound Box of Money / Rhino
  • Rufus Thomas / Christmas In Soulsville / I’ll Be Your Santa Baby / Stax
  • Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Christmas / Alligator
  • Bobby Marchan / An Introduction to New Orleans R&B / Snoopin’ and Accusin’ / Fuel
  • The Arthur Blythe Quartet / Jingle Bell Jazz / The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) / Columbia
  • Eliane Elias / Yule Struttin’ – A Blue Note Christmas / I’ll Be Home for Christmas/Sleigh Ride / Blue Note

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / tune / label

  • Rufus Thomas / Christmas In Soulsville / I’ll Be Your Santa Baby / Stax
  • James Brown / The Best of James Brown – The Christmas Collection / Santa Claus Go Straight to the Ghetto / Polydor
  • Johnny Mathis / Winter Wonderland / Frosty the Snowman / Sony BMG
  • Stevie Wonder / The Ultimate Christmas Album / What Christmas Means To Me / Collectables
  • The Mills Brothers / The Mills Brothers’ Great Hits / Basin Street Blues / MCA
  • Wynton Marsalis / Crescent City Christmas Card / O Come All Ye Faithful / Columbia
  • Eric Clapton / Casey Kasem presents America’s Top Ten Hits – 1970s – The Singer/Songwriters / Lay Down Sally / Top Sail
  • Three Degrees / Soulful Christmas / Sleigh Ride / Music of Your Life
  • Smokey Robinson and The Miracles / The Best of Smokey Robinson and The Miracles – The Christmas Collection / Christmas Everyday / Motown
  • Rufus and Carla Thomas / Christmas In Soulsville / That Makes Christmas Day / Stax
  • Charles Brown / Charles Brown’s Cool Christmas Blues / Stay with Me / Bullseye Blues
  • The Marquees / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Santa Done Got Hip / Rhino
  • The Stylistics / Ultimate Soul Christmas / I’ll Be Home for Christmas / EMI
  • The Falcons / Street Corner St. Nicks – A Doo Wop Christmas / Can This Be Christmas / Rhino
  • The Beach Boys / Legends of Christmas Past – A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / Little Saint Nick / EMI
  • Stevie Wonder / The Definitive Collection / Sir Duke / Motown

Playlist for Saturday, December 5, 2015

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • The Chiffons / One Fine Day & Other Favorites / One Fine Day / CEMA
  • The Drifters / Rites of Rhythm & Blues, Volume 2 / There Goes My Baby / Motown
  • Betty Everett / Wonder Women – The History of the Girl Group Sound / The Shoop Shoop Song / Rhino
  • Sam & Dave / Soul Man & Other Hits / You Don’t Know Like I Know / Rhino
  • The Four Tops / Motown Legends, Volume 1 / I Can’t Help Myself / CSG Music
  • The Temptations / The Temptations’ Number 1s / I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) / Motown
  • The Pointer Sisters / Rock, Rhythm & Blues / Mr. Lee / Warner Bros
  • The Ramrods / A Blast From the Past / Paper Boy / Cargo Records
  • The Rivingtons / Glory Days Of Rock N’ Roll- Doo-Wop-Golden Classics / Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow / Time Life
  • Diana Ross & The Supremes / Greatest Hits / The Happening / Duchese
  • William Bell / Beg, Scream & Shout! The Big Ol’ Box of 60s Soul / Every Day Will Be Like A Holiday / Rhino
  • The Ad Libs / Wonder Women – The History of the Girl Group Sound / The Boy from New York City / Rhino
  • Louis Armstrong & The Commanders / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz & R&B Classics / Cool Yule / Rhino
  • The Marvelettes / Best Of Soul: When A Man Loves A Woman / Don’t Mess With Bill / Madacy
  • Dionne Warwick / The Very Best of Dionne Warwick / Trains And Boats And Planes / Rhino
  • Jackson 5 / Ultimate Christmas Album, Volume 2 / Give Love On Christmas Day / Collectables
  • Stanley Jordan / Stolen Moments / Over the Rainbow / Somethin Else

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • B.B. King / Even Santa Gets the Blues / Christmas Celebration / Pointblank Classic Records
  • Mel & Tim / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Starting All Over Again / Stax
  • The Box Tops / Sixties Classics, Volume 2 / The Letter / BMG
  • The Fifth Dimension / The Definitive Collection / Blowing Away / Arista
  • The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue / Command Performance / Whammer Jammer / Delta Groove
  • O.V. Wright / The Hi Records Story / Precious, Precious / Hi Records
  • The Turbans / Billboard Top R&B Hits – 1955 / When You Dance / Rhino
  • Big John Greer / Hipsters’ Holiday – Vocal Jazz & R&B Classics / We Wanna See Santa Do The Mambo / Rhino
  • Soul City / Hipshaker / Everybody Dance Now / Goldmine
  • Cyndi Lauper / Memphis Blues / Don’t Cry No More / Mercer Street
  • Clifford Curry / Beach Music Anthology / She Shot A Hole In My Soul / Ripete
  • Dave Bartholomew / The Best of New Orleans Rhythm & Blues, Volume 1 / The Monkey / Rhino
  • Wild Cherry / Play That Funk / Play That Funky Music / Collectables
  • Seal / Soul / Here I Am (Come and Take Me) / Warner Bros
  • Monty Alexander / Monty Meets Sly & Robbie / Soulful Strut / Telarc

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • The Shells / Street Corner St. Nicks / (It’s A) Happy Holiday / Rhino
  • The Mills Brothers / Street Corner St. Nicks / I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm / Rhino
  • Buster Brown / Beach Music Anthology / Fannie Mae / Ripete
  • Joe Turner / Atlantic Rhythm & Blues 1947-1974, Volume 2: 1952-1955 / Flip Flop and Fly / Atlantic
  • The Persuasions / Good News / I Won’t Be the Fool Anymore / Rounder
  • The Everly Brothers / 20 Track Collection / All I Have To Do Is Dream / Quality
  • Lon Chaney, Jr. / Legends of Christmas Past – A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / Monster Holiday / EMI
  • The Chantels / The Heart of Rock’n’Roll 1961 / Look in My Eyes / Time Life
  • Clarence “Frogman” Henry / Four by Four, Volume 4 / Ain’t Got No Home / Stardust
  • Booker T. & The MGs / The Best of Booker T. & The MGs / It’s Your Thing / Stax
  • Louis Jordan / Johnny Otis Presents The Best of R&B, Volume 2 / Beans and Corn Bread / LaserLight
  • The Platters / Best Of Soul: When A Man Loves A Woman / Smoke Gets In Your Eyes / Madacy
  • Stevie Wonder / The Ultimate Christmas Album / What Christmas Means To Me / Collectables
  • Sister Sledge / We Are Family – Classic Soul Groups / We Are Family / Time Life
  • Dexter Gordon / Yule Struttin’ – A Blue Note Christmas / Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas / Blue Note

Playlist for Saturday, November 28, 2015

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

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

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

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

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • The Fantastic Four / The Big Ol’ Box of 60s Soul – Beg 1 / The Whole World Is A Stage / Rhino
  • Timmy Thomas / Why Can’t We Live Together / Dizzy Dizzy World / West Side
  • Neville Brothers / Live on the Double Planet / Sister Rosa / A&M
  • Tower of Power / Bump City / Down to the Nightclub / Warner Archives
  • The Montclairs / Dreaming Out of Season with Phil Perry / Dreaming’s Out of Season / Paula
  • Ray Charles / Let the Good Times Roll / Swanee River Rock (Talkin’ Bout That River) / Warner
  • Stevie Wonder / Motown Legends, Volume 3 / Uptight (Everything’s Alright) / GSC Music
  • The Supremes / Billboard 1966 / You Can’t Hurry Love / Rhino
  • Chairmen of the Board / The Best of Chairmen of the Board / Give Me Just A Little More Time / EMI-Capitol
  • The Neville Brothers / Yellow Moon / Yellow Moon / A&M Records
  • Heatwave / Heatwave’s Greatest Hits / Boogie Nights / Epic
  • The Chi-Lites / Classic Soul Love Songs / Oh Girl / Masters

Playlist for Saturday, November 21, 2015

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

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

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

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

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • The Fantastic Four / The Big Ol’ Box of 60s Soul – Beg 1 / The Whole World Is A Stage / Rhino
  • Timmy Thomas / Why Can’t We Live Together / Dizzy Dizzy World / West Side
  • Neville Brothers / Live on the Double Planet / Sister Rosa / A&M
  • Tower of Power / Bump City / Down to the Nightclub / Warner Archives
  • The Montclairs / Dreaming Out of Season with Phil Perry / Dreaming’s Out of Season / Paula
  • Ray Charles / Let the Good Times Roll / Swanee River Rock (Talkin’ Bout That River) / Warner
  • Stevie Wonder / Motown Legends, Volume 3 / Uptight (Everything’s Alright) / GSC Music
  • The Supremes / Billboard 1966 / You Can’t Hurry Love / Rhino
  • Chairmen of the Board / The Best of Chairmen of the Board / Give Me Just A Little More Time / EMI-Capitol
  • The Neville Brothers / Yellow Moon / Yellow Moon / A&M Records
  • Heatwave / Heatwave’s Greatest Hits / Boogie Nights / Epic
  • The Chi-Lites / Classic Soul Love Songs / Oh Girl / Masters
  • Rick James / Now That’s What I Call Motown / Super Freak / Motown
  • Randy Napoleon / The Jukebox Crowd / Fools Rush In / Gut String