Soul Circuit with Margi Hatch

Recent Posts

Playlist for Saturday, November 14, 2015

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • Sam Cooke / Portrait of a Legend 1951-1964 / Another Saturday Night / Abkco
  • Ruby and The Romantics / The Very Best of Ruby and The Romantics / Our Day Will Come / KAPP
  • Barry White / Solid Gold Soul 1975 / You’re the First, the Last, My Everything / Time Life
  • Freda Payne / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 2 / Band of Gold / Rhino
  • Diana Ross and The Supremes / Motown Legends, Volume 3 / Someday We’ll Be Together / GSC Music
  • Sam The Sham and The Pharaohs / 70 Ounces of Rock and Gold / Little Red Riding Hood / Compose
  • Laura Lee / Go Girl! Soul Sisters Tellin’ It Like It Is / Women’s Love Rights / Rhino
  • Otis Clay / The Hi Records Story / Trying to Live My Life without You / Hi Records
  • Aretha Franklin / 30 Greatest Hits / You’re All I Need to Get By / Atlantic
  • The Righteous Brothers / Unchained Melody / You’ve Lost that Lovin’ Feelin’ / Verve
  • Al Green / Unchained Melody / Take Me to the River / Hi Records
  • The Persuasions / Good News / All I Have To Do Is Dream / Rounder
  • Ray Charles / His Greatest Hits – Uh Huh / Baby, It’s Cold Outside / Sandstone
  • Ramsey Lewis / 70 Ounces of Rock and Gold / The IN Crowd / Compose

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • Lee Dorsey / Working in the Coalmine / Can You Hear Me? / Collectables
  • Fats Domino / His 28 Greatest Hits / Blueberry Hill / The Entertainers
  • P.D. Smith / P.D. Smith Sings the Blues – Black Tide Rising / Dodging through Waldo / pdsmith.net
  • Buddy Holly / The Best of Buddy Holly – The Millennium Collection / Words Of Love / MCA
  • The Miracles featuring Billy Griffin / Now That’s What I Call Motown / Love Machine / Motown
  • The Entertainers / Shaggers Beach Music Favorites / Ten Ways of Loving You / Surfside Records
  • The Fuzz / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 4 / I Love You for All Seasons / Rhino
  • Soul Brothers Six / The Roots of Funk – In Yo’ Face / Some Kind of Wonderful / Rhino
  • The Isley Brothers / The Definitive Collection / Floatin’ On Your Love / HIP-O
  • Percy Sledge / 70 Ounces of Rock and Gold / When A Man Loves A Woman / Compose
  • Stevie Wonder / The Best of Stevie Wonder – the Millennium Collection / I Was Made to Love Her / Motown
  • The Stylistics / The Best of The Stylistics / You Make Me Feel Brand New / Amherst
  • A Taste of Honey / Best of Soul 70s / Boogie Oogie Oogie / Madacy
  • Ross Traut and Steve Rodby / The Great Lawn / Up On The Roof / Columbia
  • The Ramrods / A Blast From the Past / You Can’t Sit Down / Cargo Records

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

artist / album / selection / label

  • Ray Charles and Gladys Knight / Genius Loves Company / Heaven Help Us All / Hear
  • Queen Latifah / Trav’lin’ Light / Poetry Man / Verve
  • Redbone / Back to the 70s / Come and Get Your Love / Dominion
  • Earth, Wind and Fire / Best of Soul 70s / Got To Get You Into My Life / Madacy/Sony
  • Barbara Acklin / Chicago Cool Breezin’ / After You / West Side
  • Tyrone Davis / Chicago Cool Breezin’ / What Goes Up (Must Come Down) / West Side
  • Big Maybelle / Chicago Classics / Candy / IEG
  • Pinetop Perkins / Telarc’s Got More Blues – New Blue for 2000 / Hi-Heel Sneakers / Telarc
  • Eddie Cochran / Somethin’ Else – The Fine Hits of Eddie Cochran / Hallelujah I Love Her So / Razor and Tie
  • Betty Everett / Greatest Hits / I Need You So / KRB
  • John Lee Hooker / The Best of Great Blues Masters / Boom Boom / St. Clair
  • Bob Dylan / The Best of Bob Dylan / Things Have Changed / Columbia
  • Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. / Body + Soul the 70s – Natural High / You Don’t Have to Be a Star (To Be in My Show) / Time Life

Playlist for Saturday, November 7, 2015

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern
artist / album / selection / label

  • Eugene Church / The Class and Rendezvous Story / Good News / Ace
  • Ben E. King / The Greatest Soul Music Hits of All Time / Stand By Me / Rhino
  • The Ad Libs / Wonder Women – The History of the Girl Group Sound / The Boy from New York City / Rhino
  • Mabel John / Rites of Rhythm and Blues, Volume 2 / Able Mabel / Motown
  • Hues Corporation / Rock the Boat: Golden Classics / Rock the Boat (12″ version) / Collectables
  • Stevie Wonder / Motown Legends, Volume 1 / For Once In My Life / CSG Music
  • Al Jarreau / Breakin’ Away / Teach Me Tonight / Warner Brothers
  • Irma Thomas / Time Is On My Side / Break-A-Way / Minit
  • Earth, Wind, and Fire / The Best of Earth, Wind and Fire, Volume 2 / Saturday Nite / Columbia
  • The O’Jays / From the Beginning / There’s Someone Waiting (Back Home) / MCA
  • The Fleetwoods / The Very Best of the Fleetwoods / Unchained Melody (a cappella version) / EMI
  • The Righteous Brothers / Unchained Melody / (You’re My) Soul and Inspiration / Verve
  • Fontella Bass / Beach Music Anthology, Volume 1 / Rescue Me (1965) / Ripete
  • George Benson / Tell It Like It Is / Are You Happy? / A&M
  • Jimmy Smith / Soulful Grooves – R&B Instrumental Classics, Volume 1 / Midnight Special, Part 1 / HIP-O

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern
artist / album / selection / label

  • R.B. Greaves / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 1 / Take A Letter Maria / Rhino
  • Carl Perkins / The Ultimate Jukebox Hits of the 50s – Volume 5 / Blue Suede Shoes / Collectables
  • Frankie Lymon / Rock ‘N Roll / Jailhouse Rock / Collectors’ Choice
  • The Shirelles / Early Girls, Volume 1 / Dedicated to the One I Love / Ace
  • Little Richard / 70 Ounces of Rock and Gold / Good Golly Miss Molly / Compose
  • The Temptations / Motown Legends, Volume 1 / Beauty’s Only Skin Deep / CSG Music
  • Marvin Gaye / Motown Legends, Volume 2 / I’ll Be Doggone / CSG Music
  • The Contours / Motown Legends, Volume 3 / Do You Love Me / GSC Music
  • The Four Tops / Rhythm and Blues 1966 / Reach Out, I’ll Be There / Time Life
  • The Four Tops / Motown Legends, Volume 1 / I Can’t Help Myself / CSG Music
  • The Platters / Best Of Soul: When A Man Loves A Woman / Twilight Time / Madacy
  • Aretha Franklin / 30 Greatest Hits / Spanish Harlem / Atlantic
  • Smokey Robinson and The Miracles / Motown Legends, Volume 3 / I Second That Emotion / GSC Music
  • Dr. John / The Very Best of Dr. John / Right Place Wrong Time / Rhino
  • Van Morrison / Van Morrison At The Movies / Gloria / EMI
    Arturo Sandoval / (I Got No Kick Against) Modern Jazz / Blackbird / GRP

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern
artist / album / selection / label

  • The Champs / Rock Instrumental Classics, Volume 1: The Fifties / Tequila / Rhino
  • Smokey Robinson and The Miracles / Motown Legends, Volume 1 / Shop Around / CSG Music
  • The Mar-Keys / The Greatest Soul Music of Hits of All Time / Last Night / Rhino
  • Carla Thomas / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / B-A-B-Y / Stax
  • Chairman of the Board / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 4 / Chairman of the Board / Rhino
  • The Dells / The Best of the Doo-Wop Ballads / Oh What A Nite / Rhino
  • Betty Everett / Greatest Hits / I Need You So / KRB
  • Billy Stewart / The Best of Billy Stewart – The Millennium Collection / Love Me / MCA Chess
  • Martha and The Vandellas / The Motown Box, Disc 3: Reflections / Jimmy Mack / Shout/Motown
  • Aretha Franklin / 30 Greatest Hits / Share Your Love with Me / Atlantic
  • Ray Charles and Natalie Cole / Genius Loves Company / Fever / Hear
  • Queen Ida and Her Zydeco Band / Allegator Stomp, Volume 2: Cajun and Zydeco Classics / My Girl Josephine / Rhino
  • The Friends of Distinction / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 1 / Going in Circles / Rhino
  • Louis Armstrong / What A Wonderful World / What A Wonderful World / MCA
  • Tuck Andress / Reckless Precision / Man in the Mirror / Windham Hill Jazz

Playlist for Saturday, October 24, 2015

Hour One

artist / album / selection / label

  • Nina Simone / Check Out Your Mind: Funk and Soul Classics / Save Me / Universal
  • Otis Redding / A Rock and Roll Tribute to Motown / My Girl / Rhino
  • Salsoul Orchestra / Disco Nice and Nasty / Nice ‘N’ Nasty / Priority
  • Roy Brown / The Best of New Orleans Rhythm and Blues, Volume 1 / Let The Four Winds Blow / Rhino
  • Charlie Rich / The Hi Records Story / Love Is After Me / Hi Records
  • Jerry Butler / The Essential Jerry Butler / Moody Woman / PolyGram
  • The Contours / The Very Best of The Contours / Pa, I Need A Car / Motown
  • The Clovers / Beach Music ClassicsVolume 2 / Drive It Home / Ripete
  • John JT Thompson / This Way That Way / Dance Little Sister Dance / Music by the Spring
  • The Jimmys / gimme / Girl All Woman / Brown Cow Productions
  • Wilbert Harrison / Beach Music Anthology / Kansas City / Ripete
  • Walter Jackson / Chicago Cool Breezin’ / Touching In The Dark / West Side
  • Titus “Tee” Turner / Soulville / Sticks and Stones / Collectables
  • The Tokens / The Doo Wop Collection / Tonight I Fell In Love / Madacy
  • The Persuasions / Good News / Message from Maria / Rounder
  • Booker T and the MGs / Green Onions / Comin’ Home Baby / Atlantic

Hour Two

artist / album / selection / label

  • Mary Wells / Complete Jubilee Sessions / Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie / Sequel
  • Marvin Gaye / Let’s Get It On / Let’s Get It On / Motown
  • The First Choice / Philly Golden Classics / Guess What Mary Jones Did / Collectable
  • George McCrae / Rock Your Baby / Winners Together, Losers Apart / Planet Song
  • Little Milton / Cheatin’ Habit / Shake, Rattle, and Roll / MALACO
  • LaVern Baker / LaVern/LaVern Baker / Romance in the Dark / Collectables
  • Ben E. King / The Ultimate Collection – Stand By Me / Amor / Atlantic
  • Ray Charles / His Greatest Hits – Uh Huh / Don’t Change On Me / Sandstone
  • The Fifth Dimension / The Definitive Collection / Carpet Man / Arista
  • The Ronettes / The Very Best of the Ronettes – Be My Baby / (The Best Part of) Breakin’ Up / EMI
  • Johnny Rivers / Hipshaker / Secret Agent Man / Goldmine
  • The Four Tops / Motown Meets the Beatles / Eleanor Rigby / Motown
  • Muddy Waters / Muddy “Mississippi” Waters Live / Got My Mojo Working / Epic
  • Michael Brecker / Bluesiana Hot Sauce / At Last / Shanachie

Hour Three

artist / album / selection / label

  • Count Basie and His Orchestra / Good Time Blues / Frankie and Johnnie / Pablo
  • The Four Tops / Greatest Hits / Ask the Lonely / Duchesse
  • Dusty Springfield / Gold / Am I The Same Girl? / HIP-O
  • Aaron Neville / Warm Your Heart / Angola Bound / AandM
  • Heatwave / Heatwave’s Greatest Hits / Boogie Nights / Epic
  • David Porter / Complete Stax-Volt Singles 1959-1968 / Can’t See You When I Want To / Atlantic
  • Johnnie Taylor / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Cheaper To Keep Her / Stax
  • Clifton Chenier / Allegator Stomp, Volume 2 – Cajun and Zydeco Classics / Choo Choo Ch-Boogie / Rhino
  • Muddy Waters / Muddy “Mississippi” Waters Live / Corrina, Corrina / Epic
  • The Contours / The Very Best of The Contours / Determination / Motown
  • Jerry Butler / Beach Music Anthology / For Your Precious Love / Ripete
  • Ray Charles / His Greatest Hits – Uh Huh / If You Were Mine / Sandstone
  • Mary Wells / Motown Legends – Volume 1 / My Guy / CSG Music
  • The Intruders / Cowboys to Girls – the Best of The Intruders / Together / Legacy
  • Booker T and the MGs / Complete Stax-Volt Singles 1959-1968 / Can’t Be Still / Atlantic

Playlist for Saturday, October 17, 2015

Hour One

artist / album / selection / label

  • Sly and The Family Stone / Greatest Hits / Everyday People / Epic / Legacy
  • Aretha Franklin / Covered By Aretha / People Get Ready / American Beat
  • Jackie Wilson / Chicago Cool Breezin’ / You Brought About A Change In Me / West Side
  • Ray Charles / His Greatest Hits – Uh Huh / Don’t Change On Me / Sandstone
  • Seal / Soul / A Change is Gonna Come / Warner Brothers
  • Dionne Warwick / I Say A Little Prayer for You / Alfie / BCI
  • Dyke and The Blazers / Soul Spectacular! / We Got More Soul / Rhino
  • Earth, Wind and Fire / The Best of Earth, Wind and Fire, Volume 2 / Love’s Holiday / Columbia
  • Emil O’Connor / Phil Spector’s Flips and Rarieites / Some of Your Lovin’ / Phil Spector
  • The Sapphires / Who Do You Love – Golden Classics / Where Is Johnny Now? / Collectables
  • The Spinners / The Very Best of The Spinners / The Rubberband Man / Rhino
  • Diana Ross and The Supremes / Motown Legends – Come See About Me / Those D.J. Shows / PolyGram
  • The Staple Singers / The Staple Swingers / Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom Boom) / Stax
  • George Benson / Shape Of Things To Come / Last Train To Clarksville / A&M

Hour Two

artist / album / selection / label

  • The Contours / The Very Best of The Contours / Can You Do It / Motown
  • Betty Everett / Greatest Hits / Chained to Your Love / KRB
  • The Four Tops / Greatest Hits / Cherish / Duchesse
  • Aretha Franklin / Aretha: Lady Soul / Come Back Baby / Rhino
  • Maceo and The Macks / Check Out Your Mind: Funk and Soul Classics / Cross The Track (We Better Go Back) / Universal
  • Orleans / Boogie Nights / Dance with Me (live) / Columbia River Entertainment Group
  • The Neville Brothers / Treacherous – The History of the Neville Brothers 1955-1985 / Dancing Jones / Rhino
  • Lionel Richie / The Best of Lionel Richie / Dancing on the Ceiling / Motown
  • Wild Cherry / Play That Funk / Play That Funky Music / Collectables
  • Teena Marie / Super Hits / If I Were A Bell / Epic / Legacy
  • Stevie Wonder / The Definitive Collection / You Are The Sunshine of My Life / Motown
  • Roberta Flack / Killing Me Softly / Killing Me Softly with His Song / Atlantic
  • The Bar-Kays / The Greatest Soul Music Hits of All Time / Soul Finger / Rhino

Hour Three

artist / album / selection / label

  • George Benson / Tell It Like It Is / Water Brother / A&M
  • The Rascals / The Very Best of The Rascals / A Ray of Hope / Rhino
  • William Bell / Birth of Soul / Any Other Way (out-take w / strings) / Kent Soul
  • The Supremes / Motown Number 1s, Volume 2 / Baby Love / Motown
  • Frankie Lymon / Rock ‘N Roll / Buzz Buzz Buzz / Collectors’ Choice
  • Sam Cooke / The Best of Sam Cooke / Bring it On Home to Me / RCA / Legacy
  • Eddie Cochran / Somethin’ Else / Cut Across Shorty / Razor and Tie
  • Lee Dorsey / Working in the Coalmine / Ride Your Pony / Collectables
  • Ray Charles and The Count Basic Orchestra / Ray Sings, Basie Swings / Busted / Concord / Hear
  • Stories / 70s Music Explosion – Afternoon Delight / Brother Louie / Time Life
  • Soul Generation / Soul Generation / Take a Little Time / Collectables
  • Dionne Warwick / The Very Best of Dionne Warwick / Do You Know the Way to San Jose / Rhino
  • Robert and Johnny / Doo Wop’s Greatest Hits / We Belong Together / K-Tel
  • Murray Kellum / The Hi Records Story / Long Tall Texan / Hi Records
  • James Brown Soul Train / Check Out Your Mind : Funk and Soul Classics / Honky Tonk / Universal
  • King Curtis / Memphis Soul Stew / Ode to Billy Joe / Collectables
  • Otis Rush / Right Place, Wrong Time / Easy Go / Hightone

Playlist for Saturday, October 10, 2015

Hour One

artist / album / song / label

  • Aretha Franklin / Covered By Aretha / Groovin’ / American Beat
  • Barbara Acklin / Chicago Classics / Love Makes A Woman / IEG
  • Bill Withers / Just As I Am / Ain’t No Sunshine / Columbia / Legacy
  • Doris Troy / Soul Spectacular!, Disc 1 / Just One Look / Rhino
  • Eugene Church / The Class & Rendezvous Story / Miami / Ace
  • The Trammps / Beach Music Classics, Volume 2 / Hold Back the Night / Ripete
  • The Visitors / Chicago Cool Breezin’, Disc 1 / I’m In Danger / West Side
  • Barbara Acklin / Chicago Classics / Just Ain’t No Love / IEG
  • Rufus Thomas / Complete Stax-Volt Singles 1959-1968, Disc 4 / Jump Back / Atlantic
  • The Clovers / Doo Wop – Sh-Boom / Fool Fool Fool / Time Music
  • The Crows / Doo-Wop Dreams – Legends of Doo-Wop, Disc 2 / I Love You So / Dynamic Nostalgia
  • Shirley Ellis / Early Girls, Volume 1 / The Name Game / Ace
  • The Commodores / Now That’s What I Call Motown / Brickhouse / Motown
  • Seal / Soul / Stand By Me / Warner Brothers
  • The Crusaders / Soulful Grooves – R&B Instrumental Classics, Volume 1 / Put It Where You Want It / HIP-O
  • Hugh Masekela / Soulful Grooves – R&B Instrumental Classics, Volume 1 / Grazing in the Grass / HIP-O

Hour Two

artist / album / song / label

  • The Pointer Sisters / Rock, Rhythm & Blues / Mr. Lee / Warner Brothers
  • Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons / Sherry & Other Hits / Candy Girl / Flashback
  • Roy Orbison / The Essential Roy Orbison / Candy Man / Legacy
  • The Astors / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Candy / Stax
  • Ray Charles & James Taylor / Genius Loves Company / Sweet Potato Pie / Concord / Hear
  • Three Degrees / The Sound of Philadelphia: Gamble & Huff’s Greatest Hits / When Will I See You Again / Philadelphia International / Legacy
  • Tina Turner / Tina Turner Essential Collection / Sugar, Sugar / Madacy
  • Daryl Hall & John Oates / 70s Music Explosion – Fire / Rich Girl / Time Life
  • Tower of Power / Bump City / Down to the Nightclub / Warner Archives
  • Johnny Mathis / This Heart of Mine / Chances Are / CBS
  • Lee Dorsey / Working in the Coalmine / Do Re Mi / Collectables
  • James Brown / 40th Anniversary Collection / Get On The Good Foot / Polydor
  • Jerry Lee Lewis / Rites of Rhythm & Blues, Volume 2 / Great Balls Of Fire / Motown
  • Natalie Cole & Nat King Cole / Unforgettable with Love Natalie Cole / Unforgettable / Elektra
  • Michael Brecker / Bluesiana Hot Sauce / At Last / Shanachie

Hour Three

artist / album / song / label

  • Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters / Atlantic Rhythm & Blues 1947-1974, Volume 2 – 1952-1955 / Money Honey / Atlantic
  • Roy Hamilton / The Monkey Time & Other R&B Hits / You Can Have Her / Sony
  • Sam & Dave / Rare Soul – Beach Music Classics, Volume 2 / Soothe Me / Warner Special Products
  • Sam Cooke / The Best of Sam Cooke / Win Your Love for Me / RCA / Legacy
  • Stevie Wonder / Motown Legends, Volume 3 / Uptight (Everything’s Alright) / GSC Music
  • The Blackbyrds / Solid Gold Soul 1975 / Walking in Rhythm / Time Life
  • The Edwin Hawkins Singers / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 1 / Oh Happy Day / Rhino
  • The Fifth Dimension / The Definitive Collection / Aquarius / Let the Sun Shine In / Arista
  • The Staple Singers / Soul Hits of the 70s, Volume 4 / Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom Boom) / Rhino
  • The Four Seasons / The Four Seasons’ Hits / Gypsy Woman / Curb
  • Nick Gilder / 70s Music Explosion – Boogie Fever / Hot Child in the City / Time Life
  • Smiley Lewis / The Best of New Orleans Rhythm & Blues, Volume 1 / I Hear You Knocking / Rhino
  • Fats Domino / His 28 Greatest Hits / Jambalaya (on the bayou) live / The Entertainers
  • Bo Junior / Hipshaker / Coffee Pot, Part 2 / Goldmine