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Willie Kizart

Willie Kizart was an American electric blues guitarist best known for being a member of Ike Turners Kings of Rhythm in the 1950s. Kizart played guitar on "Rocket 88" in 1951, which is considered by some accounts to be the first rock and roll reco ...


Bebop & Beyond

Bebop & Beyond is a jazz tribute bebop ensemble led by saxophonist Mel Martin. Bebop and Beyond features Martin, George Cables, Warren Gale, John Handy, Eddie Marshall, Frank Tusa. Plays Dizzy Gillespie features Martin, Vince Lateano, George Cabl ...


Miikweed family

According to APG II, the Asclepiadaceae, commonly known as milkweed family, is a former plant family now treated as a subfamily in the Apocynaceae. They form a group of perennial herbs, twining shrubs, lianas or rarely trees but notably also cont ...


Brown-Roach Quintet


Bud Powells Modernists


Dizzy Gillespie Big Band


The Jazz Epistles

The Jazz Epistles were South Africas first important bebop band. Inspired by Art Blakeys Jazz Messengers, its members included Dollar Brand on piano, Kippie Moeketsi on alto saxophone, Jonas Gwangwa on trombone, Hugh Masekela on trumpet, Johnny G ...


Bebop cellists


Bebop clarinetists


Bebop double-bassists


Bebop drummers


Bebop flautists


Bebop guitarists


Bebop harmonica players


Bebop organists


Bebop percussionists


Bebop pianists


Bebop saxophonists


Bebop trombonists


Bebop trumpeters


Bebop vibraphonists


The Family Stand

The Family Stand is a New York based soul and R&B group, active since the late 1980s, consisting of Sandra St. Victor, Peter Lord Moreland, and V. Jeffrey Smith.


Little Memphis Blues Orchestra

Little Memphis Blues Orchestra is the band formerly known as the Taylor Hicks Band. Taylor Hicks assembled the band about two years before he won American Idol in 2006. The band was initially formed in Alabama, but has since based themselves thro ...


Midwest City (group)

Midwest City is an R&B group signed to Universal/Motown. The group is composed of two sets of brothers, all born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. They began as gospel a cappella singers before transitioning into R&B. Their names are Shay, Tone ...


SugaRush Beat Company

SugaRush Beat Company is a musical group consisting of singers Rahsaan Patterson and Ida Corr. The band formed in 2005, when Patterson was touring in Australia to promote his third album After Hours. While staying in Melbourne he met Rogers, when ...


Kulcha (band)

Kulcha is an Australian R&B band. The Sydney based band is a four piece group of Samoan and Maori ancestry. Their self titled debut album was nominated for a 1995 ARIA Award for Best Pop Release Kulcha was nominated for the best new group, an ...


Sixtyfive Cadillac

Sixtyfive Cadillac was founded in 1990. After preliminary rehearsals in June the group played their first concert on August 25, 1990, for over a five hundred fans in legendary" Welcome” club in Hutzel north of Soltau, Germany. More than five hund ...



Soultans is an all-male R&B band notable predominantly in Europe, but also for signing on for a short contract with BMG. The Soultans originally consisted of three members and is based in Germany, although two of its members have English ties ...



Cherlise is an American R&B singer signed to Rico Loves label Division1 and Universal Motown. Cherlise was born in Miami, Florida, United States. Cherlise released her first single Love U Right in 2011, from her mixtape Groundzero.


Eurodisco compilation albums


Eurodisco remix albums


Hanging Gardens (Classixx album)

Hanging Gardens is the debut studio album by Los Angeles-based electronic music production duo Classixx, consisting of Michael David and Tyler Blake. The duo had been making tracks since 2007 but did not decide to release a full-length album unti ...


Canadian Hi-NRG groups


Creme dCocoa

The ensemble was founded in 1978 by three members of the Ambassadors and one of The Ebonys after both groups disbanded about the same time early that year. The groups debut single was "Do What You Feel", followed by a full-length entitled "Funked ...


Crown Heights Affair

Originally known as Ben Iverson and the Nue Dey Express on Britne Records, founded by then-bassist Donnie Linton, the group was renamed for a neighborhood in Brooklyn. The line-up consisted of Phillip Thomas vocals, William Anderson guitar/vocals ...


Dr. Buzzards Original Savannah Band

Dr. Buzzards Original Savannah Band was a big band- and swing-influenced disco band, formed in the Bronx, New York. They are best known for their #1 US dance hit, "Cherchez La Femme/Se Si Bon", from their self-titled debut album.


Facts of Life (band)

Facts of Life was an American soul/disco group formed by producer Millie Jackson, whose members were Jean Davis, Keith Williams, and Chuck Carter. They signed to independent label Kayvette Records, and a single, "Caught in the Middle", got airpla ...


Mass Production (band)

Mass Production is an American funk/disco musical group, best known for their 1979 hit, Firecracker. Based in Norfolk, Virginia, the ten-piece group had a series of minor R&B hits in the late 1970s and early 1980s. "Firecracker" is commonly m ...



Niteflyte was an American funk group, whose main members were Howard Johnson and Sandy Torano. They released an album on Ariola Records in 1979, which peaked at #59 on the Billboard Soul Albums chart, and a single, "If You Want It", which hit #37 ...


Promises (group)

Promises was a Canadian-based pop group which was founded 1978 in Thousand Oaks, California. The members were siblings Leslie Maria Knauer, Jed Knauer and Benny Knauer. Their father Peter Knauer was a German from Hamburg who moved with his childr ...


USA European Connection

USA European Connection was a disco group featuring vocals by Leza Holmes, Renne Johnson, and Sharon Williams. In 1978 USA European Connection hit #1 on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart with the Come into My Heart album. The genius behind USA ...


The Witness Protection Programme

The Witness Protection Programme is an American retro disco indie band featuring Martin Clancy. The band has enjoyed considerable chart success reaching the Top 40 in the Billboard Dance Charts with its hit "Flatfoot" and the Top 20 hit "You Cant ...


American disco girl groups


Shes The Queen

Shes The Queen are an American electropop duo based in New York City with roots in both Pop music and Nu-Disco. They released their debut, self-titled EP in 2011 to rave reviews and recently signed to the newly formed electronic rumors label.


Electro house EPs


Electro house remix albums


Aggrotech albums


Boogie compilation albums


Deep funk compilation albums


G-funk compilation albums

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