Stax CEO Shocked To Find That Atlantic Records Really Owns All Their Masters

Stax Records owner Jim Stewart refused to re-sign a distribution deal with Atlantic Records and terminated…

The Drifters Record “There Goes My Baby” While Acting As Pallbearers For “Screamin” Jay Hawkins

The Drifters recorded their classic single “There Goes My Baby,” today (March 6, 1959). This was…

Stalker Busted For Threatening To Kill Roberta Flack

A man was arrested and charged with stalking legendary singer Roberta Flack today (March 3, 1995).…

THE DRIFTERS RECORD FOUR HITS IN ONE SESSION

The Drifters hit the recording studio today (February 1, 1961), where they recorded four of their…

ARETHA FRANKLIN’S HUSBAND FLIPS OUT, SHOTS FIRED DURING DEBUT SESSION

Aretha Franklin was in Muscle Shoals, Alabama today (January 24, 1967), where she laid down her…