Posts Tagged ‘Carla Thomas’

New Years Resolution

January 1, 2022

“New Years Resolution,” written by Stax Records staffers Randle CatronWillie Dean “Deanie” Parker Catron, and Mary Frierson, recorded by Otis Redding and Carla Thomas in 1967.

Related:

Stax Museum website

“Rudyard Kipling’s Little-Known Poem on New Year’s Resolutions,” Ellen C. Caldwell, JSTOR Daily

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Gee Whiz, It’s Christmas

December 23, 2021

“Gee Whiz, It’s Christmas,” written by Carla ThomasSteve Cropper, and Vincent Trauth, recorded by Carla Thomas in 1963. The title alludes to the hit record Ms. Thomas recorded when she was 16, “Gee Whiz (Look at His Eyes).”

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When Something Is Wrong With My Baby

July 31, 2021

“When Something Is Wrong With My Baby,” written by David Porter and Isaac Hayes, recorded by Otis Redding and Carla Thomas, 1967. Accompanists include Booker T. & the M.G.’s, Isaac Hayes on piano, and the Memphis Horns

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Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow

June 13, 2021

Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow,” written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King, recorded by Carla Thomas, 1966.

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To Love Somebody

April 10, 2021

“To Love Somebody,” written by Barry Gibb and Robin Gibb, recorded by Carla Thomas in 1970; unreleased until 2013.

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New Years Resolution

January 1, 2021

“New Years Resolution,” written by Stax Records staffers Randle CatronWillie Dean “Deanie” Parker Catron, and Mary Frierson, recorded by Otis Redding and Carla Thomas in 1967.

Related:

Stax Museum website

“Rudyard Kipling’s Little-Known Poem on New Year’s Resolutions,” Ellen C. Caldwell, JSTOR Daily

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Pick Up the Pieces

February 2, 2020

“Pick Up the Pieces,” written by Don Davis, Fred Briggs, and Kent Barker, recorded by Carla Thomas, 1967. A Motown-y take from a Memphis Soul princess.

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New Years Resolution

January 1, 2020

“New Years Resolution,” written by Stax Records staffers Randle CatronWillie Dean “Deanie” Parker Catron, and Mary Frierson, recorded by Otis Redding and Carla Thomas in 1967.

Related:

Stax Museum website

“Rudyard Kipling’s Little-Known Poem on New Year’s Resolutions,” Ellen C. Caldwell, JSTOR Daily

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New Year’s Resolution

January 1, 2019

“New Year’s Resolution,” written by Randle CatronWilla Dean “Deanie” Parker, and Mary Frierson; recorded by Otis Redding and Carla Thomas in 1968.

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New Years Resolution

December 31, 2017

“New Years Resolution,” written by Stax Records staffers Randle CatronWillie Dean “Deanie” Parker Catron, and Mary Frierson, recorded by Otis Redding and Carla Thomas in 1967.

Related:

Stax Museum website

“Rudyard Kipling’s Little-Known Poem on New Year’s Resolutions,” Ellen C. Caldwell, JSTOR Daily

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