At 12 tracks, Very Best of the Righteous Brothers: Unchained Melody is considerably lighter than the ambitious double-disc Rhino Anthology, and it doesn't cover nearly as much ground; in other words, no "Rock & Roll Heaven" or any other '70s material is here. However, for those listeners who want a straight-up dose of the biggest Righteous Brothers' hits, this offers the peaks of their peak, highlighted, naturally, by "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'," "Unchained Melody," "(You're My) Soul and Inspiration," and "Little Latin Lupe Lu.
Here is a collection of 159 titles, 227 CDs in the Elvis Presley - Follow That Dream Series (1999-2016). All of these have covers and many have very nice artwork. Several have full booklet scans as well.
This is the definitive collection: all 711 master recordings as released during Elvis’ lifetime, mastered from the original analog master tapes where available. Each recording has been carefully restored to achieve the best sound reproduction ever without compromising the audio quality of the original master. The collection also contains 103 additional rare recordings and a 240-page hardbound book featuring an annotated discography, original album artwork, rare and classic photos, a complete song index and an essay by Peter Guralnick. Housed in a beautiful, limited edition display case, THE COMPLETE ELVIS PRESLEY MASTERS is an indispensable piece of music history and the one collection no true connoisseur should be without.
The home-grown British answer to Frank Sinatra, Matt Monro's hugely successful career spanned three decades and 100 million record sales, and, twenty-five years after his death Matt Monro's music resounds as strongly as ever. Matt Monro died on 7th February 1985, and to mark the 25th anniversary EMI are releasing The Greatest containing Matt's most notable songs, from the classic "Portrait of My Love" to the hauntingly beautiful "Softly as I Leave You". Also included are "Walk Away", "Born Free", "My Kind of Girl" and "Yesterday" as well as the previously unreleased "I’ll Never Fall In Love Again".
Without Chet Atkins, country music may never have crossed over into the pop charts in the '50s and '60s. Although he recorded hundreds of solo records, Atkins' largest influence came as a session musician and a record producer. During the '50s and '60s, he helped create the Nashville sound, a style of country music that owed nearly as much to pop as it did to honky tonks.
LeAnn Rimes (born August 28, 1982) is an American country musician. She is known for her rich vocals and her rise to fame at the age of 14—becoming the youngest country music star since Tanya Tucker in 1972. Rimes made her breakthrough into country music in 1996. Her debut album, Blue, reached Number 1 on the Top Country Albums chart and was certified "multi-platinum" in sales by the Recording Industry Association of America. The collection includes studio albums from 1996 to 2007, and two compilation albums.
He was born in 1941 in Romania in the city Gaeshty, not far from Bucharest. In 14 years, George has not been adopted in the Bucharest Music Lyceum in the accordion class. Almost by force, he was forced to go to the class of pan-flute. Talented students demonstrated not only hard work in classes, he discovered an incredible talent for classical instruments, which, according to Greek mythology, the god of shepherds Pan cut the reed in order to impress the lovely nymphs. Zamfir impressed by his playing, not only teachers of the conservatory, already at 18, he won first prize at the national competition. Having experience derizhera pianist and musician continued to improve his musical instrument. In order to expand the repertoire for the pan-flute, he increased the number of handsets on the flute, first to 22, then to 25, and finally to 30. It gave such opportunities to perform music on a pan-flute, which would have been unthinkable for this simple tool. During the 50-year history of his artistic activities, Gheorghe Zamfir has recorded over 200 LPs and CD discs, had sold more than 40 million of his recordings, including more than 90 gold and platinum albums. His compositions are played in the films "What Happens in America", "Kill Bill". The repertoire is very diverse artist - along with gypsy melodies heard in his performance and well-known works of Puccini, Mozart, Verdi, Schubert, in his own treatment.