Including Donald Byrd, Nik Kershaw, Carole King, Warrant and Beck, Bogert & Appice amongst others
Today we're not only celebrating the new releases that are now in stores, but also the release date of Armin van Buuren's brand new album Feel Again. In addition to the digital release, Feel Again is now also available for pre-order as a limited edition deluxe 3LP box-set. Read all about it here, but first, our releases that are in stores as of today:
It includes the 50th anniversary edition of the self-titled album by the supergroup Beck, Bogert & Appice.The Don Nix-produced album is pressed on translucent red coloured vinyl. In stores is also the jazz-funk essential Street Lady by Donald Byrd and the career-spanning 2LP Nik Kershaw Collected.
We're happy to reissue Carole King's Tapestry: Live In Hyde Park, which was the first time the album was performed live from start to finish. The 2LP is available on purple & gold marbled vinyl and is the first of several reissues of her catalogue, so make sure to keep an aye on our socials for more announcements.
Available on vinyl for the first time is Comparsa by Deep Forest. The album mixes ethnic with electronic sounds and is available on crystal clear vinyl. Pressed on white coloured vinyl, is the 2012 album 90 by the Belgian jazz harmonica virtuoso Toots Thielemans, which he recorded together with the European Quartet.
Several reissues are now in stores on coloured vinyl, including Warrant Cherry Pie, Natalie Imbruglia Male, and The 1st Album & Let's Talk About Love by Modern Talking. Available on black vinyl is Nate Dogg Music And Me.
From Dutch origin, we present Kleine Jongen by André Hazes on green coloured vinyl and the compilation album featuring the very best of 15 seasons of Beste Zangers, available on orange coloured vinyl.
The 1st Album is the gigantic debut studio album by German duo Modern Talking. The album spawned two singles, with "You're My Heart, You're My Soul” topping the charts in Germany (where it spent four weeks at the top), Austria, Switzerland and Belgium, while charting inside the top five in France, Norway and Sweden.
Let's Talk About Love is the second studio album by German duo Modern Talking, earning them a platinum certification for shipments in excess of 500.000 copies in Germany. "Cheri, Cheri Lady" was released as a single and reached the top of the charts in many countries, like Germany, Austria, Finland, and Spain. Modern Talking was a German duo consisting of Thomas Anders and Dieter Bohlen.
American glam metal band Warrant released their second studio album Cherry Pie in 1990, which became their best-known and highest-selling release. It peaked at #7 on the Billboard 200 and featured two hit singles, “Cherry Pie” and “I Saw Red”.
The rock supergroup Beck, Bogert & Appice was formed in 1972 by Jeff Beck, evolving from the Jeff Beck Group. They only released one studio album, Beck, Bogert & Appice, which came out in 1973 and features a mix of (hard) rock, blues and funk and contains Beck's version of Stevie Wonder's "Superstition". It was produced by Don Nix, who is one of the more obscure figures in Southern soul and rock and has worked with Freddie King and Furry Lewis amongst others
Donald Byrd's 1973 album Street Lady was produced by Larry Mizell and contains the classic jazz-funk tracks "Lansana's Priestress" and "Street Lady". Personnel playing on the album include Fonce Mizell (Larry's brother) on clavinet, trumpet, vocals and Harvey Mason on drums. Some of the songs on this record were later sampled by artists like Jungle Brothers, Del the Funky Homosapien, and Theo Parrish amongst others.
Male is a collection of famous songs by male artists, including Cat Stevens, Damien Rice, Tom Petty, Pete Townsend, and Zac Brown amongst others. The album is produced by Billy Mann, who has also worked with Pink, John Legend, Celine Dion, Martina McBride, and Sting.The album features the single "Instant Crush", which was her first single in six years and was originally recorded by Daft Punk and Julian Casablancas (The Strokes).
The album Music & Me was led by the single “I Got Love”, which remains one of Nate Dogg's biggest hits to this day, alongside the title track. The album featured guest appearances by Dr. Dre, Xzibit, Kurupt, Fabolous, Ludacris, Pharoahe Monch and Snoop Dogg amongst others. Music & Me peaked at #3 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart.
Op deze 2LP staat een compilatie van de grootste hits uit de 15 seizoenen Beste Zangers, inclusief "Door De Wind" van Miss Montreal, "Duurt Te Lang" van Davina Michelle, "Pa Olvidarte" van Emma Heesters en Rolf Sanchez en "Grijs" van Jaap Reesema. Deze hits zijn gekozen door de fans van het programma, om het op deze manier écht Het Beste van Beste Zangers te verzamelen.
On 3 July 2016, Carole King performed at the British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park. This concert was the first time her album Tapestry was performed live from start to finish. On stage she was accompanied by a full band and guest performers, including her daughter Louise Goffin and the Laurence Olivier Award-winning West End cast of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.
After releasing his solo debut album Human Racing in February 1984, Kershaw's career went into hyper overdrive. He released eight singles that entered the Top 40 of the UK Singles Chart during the decade, including "Wouldn't It Be Good", "Dancing Girls", "I Won't Let the Sun Go Down on Me", "Human Racing", "The Riddle", "Wide Boy", "Don Quixote" and "When a Heart Beats". Kershaw follow-up album The Riddle came out only nine months later and he appeared at the dual-venue concert Live Aid in 1985.
Toots Thielemans recorded 90 as the European Quartet together with pianist Karel Boehlee, bassplayer Hein Van De Geyn and Hans van Oosterhout on drums. The album features two compositions from Antonio Carlos Jobim, "Wave" and "One Note Samba", "Dat Mistige Rooie Beest" from Rogier van Otterloo, "In Your Own Sweet Way" from Dave Brubeck and 7 more tracks.
André Hazes' album Kleine Jongen was oorspronkelijk uitbracht in 1990. De hit single “Kleine Jongen” bereikte de nummer 7 positie in de Nederlandse Single Top 100 en het gelijknamige album behaalde de nummer 7 positie in de Nederlandse Album Top 100. Het nummer "Hoogste Tijd" kwam nooit uit als single, maar is nog altijd te horen in cafés en kroegen als laatste plaat voor sluitingstijd.
Comparsa is the third studio release by the musical group Deep Forest. The group consists of the duo Michel Sanchez and Éric Mouquet and are known by composing a style of world music, mixing ethnic with electronic sounds and beats. Comparsa features a pronounced focus on Latin and Caribbean grooves, provided by musicians from Cuba, Belize, Mexico and Madagascar, among other places.