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On September 8, 2017.

On September 8, 2017, “Megaforce Records” label released “Shade”, the sixth Living Colour studio album. It was recorded 2013 – 2017, and was produced by Andre Betts.


  • Vernon Reid– acoustic and electric guitar
  • Corey Glover– vocals
  • Will Calhoun– vocals, drums, photography
  • Doug Wimbish– bass
  • Andre Betts – keyboards, arranger, engineer,programming, remixing, band photography
  • Roosevelt Collier – lap steel guitar
  • Marc Cary – organ
  • George Clinton – vocals
  • Bernard Fowler – vocals
  • Jason Craig – vocals

Track listing:

  1. Freedom of Expression (F.O.X.) – Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish
  2. Preachin’ Blues – Robert Johnson
  3. Come On – Andre Betts, Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish
  4. Program – Andre Betts, Bernard Hawkins, Kendra Jones
  5. Who Shot Ya? – Christopher Wallace
  6. Always Wrong – Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish
  7. Blak Out – Andre Betts, Kendra Jones, Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish
  8. Pattern in Time – Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish
  9. Who’s That – Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish
  10. Glass Teeth – Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish
  11. Invisible – Andre Betts, Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish
  12. Inner City Blues – Marvin Gaye
  13. Two Sides – Andre Betts, Kendra Jones, Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish

In August 1983.

In August 1983, “Columbia” label released “Future Shock”, the thirty-fifth Herbie Hancock album. It was recorded in 1983, at “OAO Studios” and “RPM Studios” in New York City, “Garage Sale Recording” in Los Angeles, and was produced by Herbie Hancock and material. The album’s cover art was derived from a work by David Em. In 1984, Herbie Hancock won “Grammy” award for best R&B performance. The album was certified Platinum in US by the “RIIA”.


  • Herbie Hancock– piano, synthesizer, Fairlight CMI, keyboards
  • Bill Laswell– electric bass
  • S.T.– turntables, “FX”
  • Pete Cosey– electric guitar
  • Michael Beinhorn– keyboards
  • Daniel Poncé – percussion
  • Sly Dunbar– drums, percussion
  • Dwight Jackson Jr. – lead vocals
  • Lamar Wright – lead vocals
  • Bernard Fowler, S.T., Roger Trilling, Nicky Skopelitis– backing vocals
  • Dominick Maita – engineer
  • Martin Bisi – engineer
  • Dave Jerden – mix
  • Howie Weinberg – mastering

Track listing:

All tracks by Herbie Hancock, Michael James Beinhorn and Bill O. Laswell, except where noted.

  1. Rockit
  2. Future Shock – Curtis Mayfield
  3. TFS
  4. Earth Beat
  5. Autodrive
  6. Rough


On September 18, 2015.


On September 18, 2015, “Republic Records” label released “Crosseyed Heart”, the third Keith Richards solo album. It was recorded in 2015, and was produced by Keith Richards and Steve Jordan. It was Richards’ first studio album in 23 years since “Main Offender”.


  • Keith Richards– lead and backing vocals, electric and acoustic guitars, bass guitar, piano, keyboards, wurlitzer, farfisa organ, electric sitar, tiple
  • Steve Jordan– drums, percussion, backing vocals, vibes
  • Waddy Wachtel– lead, acoustic and slide guitar, backing vocals
  • Ivan Neville– keyboards, Hammond organ, backing vocals, wurlitzer
  • Bobby Keys- saxophone
  • Babi Floyd – backing vocals
  • Sarah Dash– backing vocals
  • Norah Jones– duet vocals
  • Bernard Fowler– backing vocals
  • Larry Campbell – pedal steel, violin, fiddle
  • Meegan Voss – backing vocals
  • Paul Nowinski – bass guitar, viola, gamba
  • Kevin Batchelor – trumpet
  • Clifton Anderson – trombone
  • Charles Dougherty – tenor saxophone
  • Aaron Neville- backing vocals
  • Charles Hodges – backing vocals, piano, Hammond organ
  • Harlem Gospel Choir – backing vocals
  • Pino Palladino- bass guitar
  • Blondie Chaplin – backing vocals
  • Pierre DeBeauport – acoustic guitar
  • Ben Cauley – trumpet
  • Spooner Oldham – Hammond organ
  • Jack Hale – trombone
  • Lannie McMillan – tenor saxophone
  • Jim Horn – baritone saxophone

Track listing:

All tracks by Keith Richards and Steve Jordan, except where noted..

  1. Crosseyed Heart – Keith Richards
  2. Heartstopper
  3. Amnesia
  4. Robbed Blind – Keith Richards
  5. Trouble
  6. Love Overdue – Gregory Isaacs
  7. Nothing On Me
  8. Suspicious – Keith Richards
  9. Blues In the Morning
  10. Something For Nothing
  11. Illusion – Keith Richards, Steve Jordan, Norah Jones
  12. Just a Gift
  13. Goodnight Irene – Huddie Ledbetter, Alan Lomax
  14. Substantial Damage
  15. Lover’s Plea – Keith Richards, Steve Jordan, David Porter

On August 29, 1989.

Steel Wheels

On August 29, 1989, “Rolling Stones” label released “Steel Wheels”, the 19th Rolling Stones studio album. It was recorded March – June 1989, at “Air Studios” in Montserrat, and was produced by Chris Kimsey and The Glimmer Twins. The album was certified 3 x Platinum in Canada by “Music Canada”, and 2 x Platinum in the US by the “RIIA”. “Steel Wheels” was the last Bill Wyman’s full-length studio album with The Rolling Stones.


  • Mick Jagger– lead and backing vocals, electric and acoustic guitars; harmonica, percussion, keyboards
  • Keith Richards– electric, acoustic and classical guitar, backing vocals; lead vocals, bicycle spokes
  • Ronnie Wood– electric and acoustic guitar, bass guitar and acoustic bass, backing vocals, dobro
  • Bill Wyman– bass guitar
  • Charlie Watts– drums
  • Chuck Leavell– organ, piano, keyboards
  • Matt Clifford – electricand acoustic piano, clavinet, harmonium, percussion programming, strings
  • Sarah Dash– backing vocals
  • Lisa Fischer– backing vocals
  • Bernard Fowler– backing vocals
  • Luis Jardim– percussion
  • Phil Beer– mandolin, fiddle
  • The Kick Horns– brass
  • Roddy Lorimer– trumpet
  • The Master Musicians of Jajouka led by Bachir AttarFarafina – African-Moroccan instruments
  • Sonia Morgan – backing vocals
  • Tessa Niles– backing vocals
  • Recording engineer – Christopher Marc Potter
  • Assistant engineer – Rupert Coulson
  • Recorded at Air Studios, Montserrat
  • Mixed by Michael Brauer, Christopher Marc Potter, Chris Kimsey
  • Art direction and design – John Warwicker
  • Logo design – Mark Morton
  • Mastering – Ted Jensen

Track listing:

All tracks by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, except “Almost Hear You Sigh” co-written by Steve Jordan.

  1. Sad Sad sad
  2. Mixed Emotions
  3. Terrifying
  4. Hold On to Your Heart
  5. Hearts for Sale
  6. Blinded by Love
  7. Rock and a Hard Place
  8. Can’t Be Seen
  9. Almost Hear Your Sign
  10. Continental Drift
  11. Break the Spell
  12. Slipping Away


On July 11, 1994.

Voodoo Lounge

On July 11, 1994, “Virgin” label released “Voodoo Lounge”, the twentieth Rolling Stones studio album. It was recorded September 1993 – April 1994, and was produced by Don Was and The Glimmer Twins. “Voodoo Lounge” is the band’s first album without Bill Wyman on bass, and the last Rolling Stones album published on cassette. The album was certified 3 x Platinum in Canada by “Music Canada”; Platinum in Germany by “BVMI”; Platinum in Mexico by “AMPROFON”; Platinum in Netherlands by “NVPI” and 2 x Platinum in the US by the “RIIA”.


  • Mick Jagger– lead and backing vocals, electric and acoustic guitars, harmonica, maracas, castanets
  • Keith Richards– electric and acoustic guitars, backing vocals; lead vocals,  piano, tambourine
  • Ronnie Wood– electric, pedal steel, acoustic, slide and lap steel guitars, backing vocals
  • Charlie Watts– drums, tambourine
  • Darryl Jones– bass guitar
  • Frankie Gavin– fiddle, pennywhistle
  • Mark Isham– trumpet
  • Luís Jardim– percussion, shaker
  • Flaco Jimenez– accordion
  • Phil Jones – percussion
  • David McMurray –saxophone
  • Ivan Neville– backing vocals, organ
  • Benmont Tench– organ, piano, accordion
  • Chuck Leavell– piano, organ, harmonium, harpsichord
  • Bernard Fowler– backing vocals
  • Bobby Womack– backing vocals
  • Max Baca – bajo sexto
  • Lenny Castro– percussion
  • Pierre de Beauport – acoustic guitar
  • David Campbell– string arrangement

Track listing:

All tracks by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards.

  1. Love is Strong
  2. You Got Me Rocking
  3. Sparks Will Fly
  4. The Worst
  5. New faces
  6. Moon Is Up
  7. Out of Tears
  8. I Go Wild
  9. Brand New Car
  10. Sweethearts Together
  11. Suck on Jugular
  12. Blinded by rainbows
  13. Baby Break It Down
  14. Thru and Thru

On February 19, 1983.


On February 19, 1983, “CBS” label released “She’s the Boss”, the debut Mick Jagger solo album. It was recorded May – November 1984, and was produced by Mick Jagger, Bill Laswell and Nile Rodgers.


  • Mick Jagger – lead and backing vocals
  • Wally Badarou– synthesizer
  • Jeff Beck– guitar
  • Paul Buckmaster– strings arrangement on “Hard Woman”
  • John “Rabbit” Bundrick– synthesizer
  • Ray Cooper– percussion
  • Aïyb Dieng– shaker
  • Sly Dunbar– drums
  • Bernard Edwards– bass guitar
  • Steve Ferrone– drums
  • Anton Fier– percussion
  • Anton Fig– drums
  • Guy Fletcher– synthesizer
  • Bernard Fowler– backing vocals
  • Jan Hammer– piano
  • Herbie Hancock– organ, synthesizer
  • Colin Hodgkinson – bass guitar
  • Bill Laswell– bass guitar, synthesizer
  • Chuck Leavell– organ
  • Ron Magness – synthesizer
  • Eddie Martinez– guitar
  • Alfa Pickett – rapping
  • Lenny Pickett– saxophone
  • Daniel Ponce – percussion, bata drum
  • Nile Rodgers– guitar
  • Robert Sabino– keyboards, piano, synthesizer
  • Robbie Shakespeare– bass guitar
  • Michael Shrieve – drums
  • E. Smith– guitar
  • Tony Thompson– drums
  • Fonzi Thornton– backing vocals
  • Pete Townshend– guitar

Track listing:

  1. Lonely at the Top – Mick Jagger and Keith Richards
  2. 1/2 a Loaf – Mick Jagger
  3. Running Out of Luck – Mick Jagger
  4. Turn the Girl Loose – Mick Jagger
  5. Hard Woman – Mick Jagger
  6. Just Another Night – Mick Jagger
  7. Lucky in Love – Mick Jagger and Carlos Alomar
  8. Secrets – Mick Jagger
  9. She’s the Boss – Mick Jagger and Carlos Alomar