Label: Imperial - LAX-302(M) • Format: Vinyl LP • Country: Japan • Genre: Funk / Soul • Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul
They Όλα Καλά (Marsheaux Remix) - Σάκης Ρουβάς - Remixes one trait in common among their recordings; this New Orleans-based duo almost never sang in harmony, let alone together at all. Their contrasting male-female duet style was later influential on early ska and reggae productions from Jamaica. The Messners -- along with former NBC radio exec. It was Bartholomew 's production work with Fats Domino which utilized that talents of a great house band -- pianist Allen Toussaintbassist Frank Fieldsdrummer Earl Palmerand saxophonists Lee AllenRed Tylerand Herb Hardesty -- that elevated nearly everything he worked on to "legendary" status.
Their fans would buy the singles simply to keep up with the continuing story of the two sweethearts. The story continued with the very next single, "Shirley Come Back to Me," a heartbreaker released in earlyfollowed by "Shirley's Back," Confessin - Shirley & Lee* - Let The Good Times Roll that year.
Messner decided to try something new for the duo in May ofissuing a medium-tempo rocker Confessin - Shirley & Lee* - Let The Good Times Roll "Feel So Good. In earlyAladdin released the duo's slow blues ballad, "A Little Word," which received good airplay, but sales weren't spectacular. Trying to get back on track, Aladdin finally opted to issue a full-length album, Let the Good Times Roll, in December.
It was reissued two years later on Score, Aladdin's budget label. Goodman and Lee borrowed one of New Orleans' most familiar refrains and built a rocking tune around it called "Let the Good Times Roll. It sold well-over one million copies and for more than 40 years has been a staple of oldies play lists.
To date, there are over a hundred cover versions of the song, but most still prefer the original. The pair stayed on Aladdin into before moving to Warwick, where they ended up re-recording "Let the Good Times Roll. After a few final singles inthis time for Imperial -- Aladdin and Imperial continued their rivalry and tried to one-up each other until Aladdin was acquired by Imperial outright -- the "Sweethearts of the Blues" decided to call it a day.
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Formed in New Orleans, LA. Disbanded
Bribes & Crashes (Edit) - Various - HVRF Sampler #3, E Parabase Rabe Ke Hai - Tagore*, Kanak Das, Malati Ghosal, Renuka Dasgupta*, Sati Devi - Unforgetta, The Beach Boys - Legendary Classics, Dormida En La Playa - Danny Daniel - De Principio A Fin (Sus Grabaciones En Discos Columbia, EMI y E, Грёзы - Изабелла Юрьева - Романсы И Таборные Песни. Диск 1