Category: Classical

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  1. I'd only heard a handful of Z.Z. Hill songs, on various compilations, over the years, but it was enough for me to gamble on buying this 2-CD set. I'm happy to report that my gamble paid off. These are excellent recordings, made from /5(4).
  2. Z.Z. Hill The Best Thing That's Happened to Me () Released as United Artists , Did not chart Under the guidance of his brother Matt, with whom he had just recorded the Top 20 R&B hit "Don’t Make Me Pay For His Mistakes" on Matt's independent Hill label, Z.Z. next struck a .
  3. Having learned earlier this week that a cover of the classic soul song “Steal Away” was the last single Bobbie Gentry released, I did a minor bit of digging. As I wrote Tuesday: It’s a tune that Jimmy Hughes wrote and took to No. 2 on the Billboard R&B chart in although I know Etta James’ version and Johnny Taylor’s cover better.
  4. All about the album of Z.z. Hill - Z.Z. Z.z. Hill's album Z.Z. | united artists records | UA-LAG | US from on United Artists records. All information of this Soul or Funk Album .
  5. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Keep On Lovin' You on Discogs. Label: United Artists Records - UA-LAG,Hill Records - UA-LAG • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • Genre: Funk / Soul • Style: Funk, Soul.
  6. Both tunes are available on the CD reissue of The Brand New Z.Z. Hill, the album he recorded with Swamp Dogg. Swamp Dogg had bought Hill's contract and now owned the rights to these and other Quinvy recordings. Z.Z. Hill's tenure at Atlantic was brief, limited to one single.
  7. When his older brother Matt Hill (a budding record producer with his own label, M.H.) invited Z.Z. to go west to Southern California, the young singer did. His debut single on M.H., the gutsy shuffle "You Were Wrong" (recorded in an L.A. garage studio), showed up on the pop chart for a week in
  8. I'd only heard a handful of Z.Z. Hill songs, on various compilations, over the years, but it was enough for me to gamble on buying this 2-CD set. I'm happy to report that my gamble paid off. These are excellent recordings, made from /5(5).
  9. May 22,  · Whereas "Country Love" may sound a bit too derivative on the chorus, the plaintive, rollicking "The Best I Ever Had" is sheer magic, with Hill's at times almost velvety vocal. Equally impressive is the lamenting "Two Wrongs Don't Make a Right", which is richly enhanced by a churchy organ in the background and infectious horns.