Rest in Paradise: Tyrone Davis

Today, February 9, 2005, Tyrone Davis passed away in Hinsdale, Illinois. Davis has a 1979 song called ‘Ain’t Nothing I Can Do,’ and 24 years later, Beyonce sampled it in the ‘Be With You’ track of her debut solo studio album ‘Dangerously In Love.”   Tyrone Davis and Beyonce share a commonality – Columbia Records. Both…

Music Birthday: Carole King

Today, February 9, 1942, Carole King Klein was born in Manhattan, NY. Carole’s 1971 hit ‘It’s Too Late’ earned gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America. The certification date was July 21, 1971, marking Carole’s first certification from the RIAA.  Lou Adler produced ‘It’s Too Late,’ and it’s included on her sophomore studio…

Music Birthday: Anderson .Paak

Today, February 8, 1986, Anderson .Paak was born Brandon Paak Anderson in Oxnard, California. Now a three time Grammy winner, .Paak earned his first Grammy at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards, for his single called ‘Bubblin’.’  The song is a production by Jahlil Beats and Antwon Wonder, and it was released on May 17, 2018….