Tag: Elton John

Song Of The Day: Jake Shears, “Sad Song Backwards”

Taken from the Freida Jean Records release, Jake Shears.

Birds Of A Feather: The Page One Recordings (RPM Records)

Sisters Irene and Doreen Chanter’s sole album as Birds Of A Feather found them in the company of a soon-to-be-famous songwriter and management that had hopes for repeating that success. Their sole album might not have reached those lofty heights, but it is a superb album on its own.

Joan Armatrading Whatever’s For Us (Esoteric/Cherry Red)

The 1972 debut of British singer/songwriter Joan Armatrading might owe a bit to Elton John (for obvious reasons), but it is a fine introduction to an underrated talent.