Classic Duets

Marvin Gaye - Marvin Gaye & His Women: 21 Classic Duets (1985)  Music

Posted by TmanHome at July 21, 2016
Marvin Gaye - Marvin Gaye & His Women: 21 Classic Duets (1985)

Marvin Gaye - Marvin Gaye & His Women: 21 Classic Duets (1985)
Funk, Soul | MP3 320 kbps CBR | 457 min | 132 MB
Label: Motown | Rel: 1985

Choice entrees featuring Marvin Gaye and his duet darlings, Mary Wells, Kim Weston, Tammi Terrell, and Diana Ross. Gaye's efforts with Diana Ross have only two representatives, but they both sizzle. "You're a Special Part of Me" and "My Mistake" had the potential to enter the Top 10 but neither did, though both made inroads on the charts. The former is an uptempo, lavish production with a driving beat. The latter is a lovely, deceivingly fast testimonial, Gaye's and Ross' voices gel on the delightful romp. Mary Wells, Gaye's first partner, teams with him for two songs, the two-sided hit they enjoyed, "Once Upon a Time," a floating, moody ballad, and the rollicking "What's the Matter with You Baby." Kim Weston fares better, four of her waxings with Gaye made the cut. Everyone's down with "It's Take Two," but are you familiar with the yearning, silky smooth "I Want You Round," or the melodic proclamation of bliss "It's Got to Be a Miracle (This Thing Called Love)"? Twelve of the 21 tracks are Gaye and Terrell sides.

Frank Sinatra - Classic Duets (2003)  

Posted by robi62 at Aug. 6, 2013
Frank Sinatra - Classic Duets (2003)

Frank Sinatra - Classic Duets (2003)
Video: NTSC, MPEG-2 at 5 739 Kbps, 720 x 480 (1.333) at 29.970 fps | Audio: AC-3 2 channels at 192 Kbps, 48.0 KHz
Genre: Jazz | Label: Arts Alliance Amer | Copy: Untouched | Release Date: 10 Jun 2003 | Runtime: 62 min. | 4,26 GB (DVD5)

In October 1957, Frank Sinatra, riding a "comeback" wave in which his acting and singing careers soared, gave TV a second shot on ABC, five years removed from an inauspicious two-year stint on CBS. The hybrid variety-drama show, done his way according to the record books, proved limp in the ratings as a weekly offering, and he played out the final two years of his three-year contract in a series of specials.
Aretha Franklin - Jewels In The Crown: All-Star Duets With The Queen (2007) [Japanese Edition] RE-UP

Aretha Franklin - Jewels In The Crown: All-Star Duets With The Queen (2007) [Japanese Edition]
R&B, Pop/Rock | EAC Rip | FLAC, Img+CUE+LOG+Full Scans-600dpi (JPEG) | 69:08 Min | 609,31 Mb
Label: BMG Japan (Japan) | Released: 2007, December, 19

Jewels In The Crown is a duets compilation album by American Soul singer Aretha Franklin. It was released in 2007 by Arista, and comprises a combination of classic duets spanning Franklin's career, and two newly recorded duets with Fantasia and John Legend. It also contains two live duets, one from 1993, the other from 1998. The album concludes with Franklin's noted rendition of "Nessun Dorma" from the Grammy Awards of 1998, when she filled in last minute for Luciano Pavarotti. The album peaked at a moderate #54 on the Billboard main album chart and at #7 on the US R&B Album Chart, reportedly selling close to 20,000 copies during its chart run. As of October, 2009 the album has reportedly sold 107,000 copies in the US and about 140,000 worldwide.
Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time - All Star Duets (2014) {MightyCord Records MCR 1002} (ft. Garth Brooks)

Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time - All Star Duets (2014) {MightyCord Records MCR 1002} (ft. Garth Brooks)
XLD rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 277 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 102 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 19 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 2014 MightyCord Records | MCR 1002
Country / Bluegrass / Honky Tonk / Traditional Country / Traditional Bluegrass / Progressive Bluegrass

Songwriter, band leader, and background vocalist Larry Cordle invited several of his famous friends to join him on the album, appropriately titled All-Star Duets, with songs Larry wrote for them. Dierks Bentley, Garth Brooks, Kenny Chesney, Terri Clark, Kevin Denny, Diamond Rio, Alison Krauss, Kathy Mattea, Daryle Singletary, Travis Tritt, Del McCoury, Rick Skaggs and Trisha Yearwood all make appearances on the project.

Chris Botti - To Love Again: The Duets (2005)  Music

Posted by popsakov at April 7, 2017
Chris Botti - To Love Again: The Duets (2005)

Chris Botti - To Love Again: The Duets (2005)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 342 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 173 Mb
Scans Included (PNG, 350 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Mainstream Jazz / Smooth Jazz / Crossover Jazz / Contemporary Jazz / Standards
© 2006 Sony BMG Music / Columbia #82876828652

Trumpeter Chris Botti's To Love Again: The Duets picks up where his stellar 2004 release When I Fall in Love leaves off, with more gorgeously lush and heartfelt orchestral jazz via the London Session Orchestra. This time showcasing guest vocalists – as well as a handful of instrumental tracks – Botti takes an even more classicist approach than before and once again brings to mind such iconic jazz albums as Clifford Brown with Strings and Miles Davis' Porgy and Bess. Largely known as a smooth jazz artist with a sweet trumpet tone, it wasn't until When I Fall in Love that Botti dropped the smooth jazz synthesizers and pop-oriented compositions in favor of Gil Evans-style jazz orchestrations and an acoustic backing quartet…

Elton John - 5 Classic Albums 1970-1973 (2012) 5CD Box Set [Re-Up]  Music

Posted by Designol at March 25, 2017
Elton John - 5 Classic Albums 1970-1973 (2012) 5CD Box Set [Re-Up]

Elton John - 5 Classic Albums 1970-1973 (2012) 5CD Box Set
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 1.7 Gb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 755 Mb | Scans included
Classic Rock, Soft Rock, Pop/Rock | Label: Mercury/Universal | # 00602537069118 | 04:21:12

Elton John's Classic Album Selection (1970-73) box set is comprised of five of the music legend's most influential and critical acclaimed albums: Elton John, Tumbleweed Connection, Madman Across The Water, Honky Chateau, and Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player. These albums (now including selected bonus tracks) provided the backbone of Elton’s early career and were the source of a series of breakthrough hits which would propel him to become one of the most successful British artists of all time.
Frank Sinatra - Duets: Twentieth Anniversary (2013) {Deluxe Edition}

Frank Sinatra - Duets: Twentieth Anniversary (2013) {Deluxe Edition}
2CD | EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 743 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 321 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 600 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Vocal Jazz, Pop, Easy Listening | Capitol Records / Universal Music #B0019451-02

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of Frank Sinatra's groundbreaking and highly successful album, Duets, Capitol/UMe will release a newly-remastered Sinatra Duets - Twentieth Anniversary 2CD Deluxe Edition bringing together the original Duets, and the follow-up Duets II, together in one deluxe package. Included on the 2CD deluxe edition are two never-before-released recordings: 'One for My Baby (And One More for the Road)' featuring Tom Scott and 'Embraceable You' with Tanya Tucker plus the rare bonus tracks 'Fly Me to the Moon' with George Strait and two versions of 'My Way' one recorded with Luciano Pavarotti and the other with Willie Nelson.

V.A. - Classic Rock Presents: Prog Spawn (2008)  Music

Posted by gribovar at Dec. 3, 2016
V.A. - Classic Rock Presents: Prog Spawn (2008)

V.A. - Classic Rock Presents: Prog Spawn (2008)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue+log) - 481 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 165 MB | Covers - 86 MB
Genre: Progressive Rock | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Future (ROC122-09-08)

The twelve song collection of cuts presents a new generation of prog artists. Mystery, Big Big Train, The Pineapple Thief, No-Man, Panic Room, Mostly Autumn, Manning and more.

Johnny Cash - The Greatest: Duets (2012)  Music

Posted by popsakov at Nov. 12, 2016
Johnny Cash - The Greatest: Duets (2012)

Johnny Cash - The Greatest: Duets (2012)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 252 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 103 Mb
Scans (JPG, 600 dpi) ~ 24 Mb | RAR 5% Recovery
Country | Columbia / Legacy / Sony Music #88691903362

As part of Columbia/Legacy's ongoing celebration of Johnny Cash's 80th Birthday in 2012, the label assembled a series of compilations under the rubric "The Greatest." The concept of this 14-track compilation is clear: it is a collection of duets Cash cut for Columbia between 1967 and 1985. Some of these cuts appeared on albums by other artists ("Girl from the North Country" is pulled from Bob Dylan's Nashville Skyline), some were not released at the time (his George Jones duet "I Got Stripes" was a bonus track on the 2002 reissue of Silver), some are pulled from Cash's TV show (the opening "I've Been Everywhere" with Lynn Anderson)…

Tony Bennett - An American Classic (2006)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Oct. 24, 2016
Tony Bennett - An American Classic (2006)

Tony Bennett - An American Classic (2006)
Blu-Ray: MPEG-2 Video, 1080i, 29.970fps, 16:9 / LPCM 2.0, 2304 Kbps
Jazz, Pop | Columbia | 00:42:31 | ~ 24.43 Gb

Following it's successful broadcast on NBC this past Thanksgiving, the Emmy and Grammy-award winning "Tony Bennett: An American Classic" was released on Blu-ray December 12, 2006. Created and directed by acclaimed director Rob Marshall (Chicago and Memoirs of a Geisha), An American Classic is a ground breaking show staged as a contemporary reinvention of the variety special…