Christmas Ain’t Christmas (Without The One You Love) – The Today Show – 2008

Title  Christmas Ain’t Christmas (Without The One You Love)
Composer  Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff
Live at  The Today Show (Season #57, Episode #258)
Year  2008 (December 25)
Country  USA

I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) / (Instrumental) – 7″ – 1986

Audio  –  Video

Title  I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) / I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) (Instrumental)
Label  Arista
Catalogue #  AS1-9559
Format  7″ – 45 RPM
Year  1986
Country  USA
With  George Michael  [A]

A  I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)  [Simon Climie, Dennis Morgan]
B  I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) (Instrumental)  [Simon Climie, Dennis Morgan]

Hush, Hush, Sweet Charlotte – Lyrics

Title  Hush, Hush, Sweet Charlotte
Composer  Henry Frank DeVol, Mack David
Composition’s Year  1964
First Recording Artist  Al Martino
Aretha’s First Recording Year  1999

Lyrics
Hush hush, sweet Charlotte
Charlotte, don’t you cry
Hush hush, sweet Charlotte
I’ll love you till I die

Hold me darling, hold me tight
And wipe the tears from your eye
You weep because you had a dream last night
You dreamed I said goodbye

Oh, hush hush, sweet Charlotte
Charlotte, don’t you cry
Oh, hush hush, sweet Charlotte
I’ll love you till I die

Català – Calla, Calla, Dolça Charlotte
Calla, calla, dolça Charlotte
Charlotte, no ploris
Calla, calla, dolça Charlotte
T’estimaré fins que mori

Abraça’m estimada, abraça’m fort
I neteja les llàgrimes dels teus ulls
Plores perquè vas tenir un somni anit
Vas somiar que m’acomiadava

Oh, calla, calla, dolça Charlotte
Charlotte, no ploris
Oh, calla, calla, dolça Charlotte
T’estimaré fins que mori

Respect – Fillmore West – 1971

Title  Respect
Composer  Otis Redding
Live at  Fillmore West, San Francisco, California
Year  1971 (March 7)
Country  USA

With The King Pin Orchestra
Saxophone & Director  King Curtis
Organ   Billy Preston
Guitar  Cornell Dupree
Bass  Jerry Jemmott
Piano  Truman Thomas
Drums  Bernard Purdie
Percussion, Drums  Pancho Morales
Backing Vocals  Brenda Bryant, Margaret Branch, Pat Smith
Tenor Sax  Andrew Love, Lou Collins
Trumpet  Wayne Jackson, Roger Hobbs
Trombone  Jack Hale
Baritone Sax  Jimmy Mitchell

You’re All I Need To Get By / Pullin’ – 7″ – 1971

Audio  –  Video

Title  You’re All I Need To Get By / Pullin’
Label  Atlantic
Catalogue #  45-2787
Format  7″ – 45 RPM
Year  1971
Country  USA

A  You’re All I Need To Get By  [Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson]
B  Pullin’  [Aretha Franklin]

Shotgun – Lyrics

Title  Shotgun
Composer  Autry DeWalt
Composition’s Year  1965
First Recording Artist  Junior Walker & the All Stars
Aretha’s First Recording Year  1999

Lyrics
Shotgun shoot ’em ‘fore he run now
Do the jerk baby
Oh, oh, do the jerk now

Put on your high-heeled shoes
Yeah, we’re goin’ down town, we’re gonna play the blues
We’re gonna pick tomatoes, hey, we’re gonna mash potatoes, oh, oh

Shotgun, ah ah, shoot ’em ‘fore he run now
Oh, do the jerk baby
Well, well, do the jerk now

I said it’s twine time
I said it’s twine time
I mean it’s twine time
Twine time
Well now shotgun

Català – Escopeta
Escopeta, dispara-la abans que corri, ara
Balla el jerk, noi
Oh, oh, balla el jerk ara

Posa’t les sabates de taló alt
Sí, anem cap al centre de la ciutat, anem a tocar blues
Recollirem tomàquets, ei, aixafarem patates, oh, oh

Escopeta, ah ah, dispara-la abans que corri, ara
Oh, balla el jerk, noi
Bé, bé, balla el jerk ara

He dit que és hora d’entrellaçar-se
He dit que és hora d’entrellaçar-se
Vull dir que és hora d’entrellaçar-se
Hora d’entrellaçar-se
Bé, ara escopeta

Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody (with Four Tops) – Motown On Showtime – 1986

Title  Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody
Composer  Joe Young, Sam M. Lewis, Jean Schwartz
Live at  Motown On Showtime (Episode #1)
Year  1986 (August 24)
Country  USA
With  Four Tops

Another Night / Kind Of Man – 7″ Japan – 1986

Audio  –  Video

Title  Another Night / Kind Of Man
Label  Arista
Catalogue #  7RS-131
Format  7″ – 45 RPM
Year  1986
Country  Japan

A  Another Night  [Beppe Cantarelli, Roy Freeland]
B  Kind Of Man  [Aretha Franklin]

Happy Birthday To You – Lyrics

Title  Happy Birthday To You
Composer  Patty Hill, Mildred J. Hill
Composition’s Year  1893
First Recording Artist  Ray Nichols And His Four Towers Orchestra
Aretha’s First Recording Year  2014

Lyrics
Happy birthday to you
Happy birthday to you
Happy birthday dear Taylor
Happy birthday to, to you

Català – Feliç aniversari Per Tu
Feliç aniversari per tu
Feliç aniversari per tu
Feliç aniversari estimada Taylor
Feliç aniversari, per tu

Freeway Of Love – Aretha Franklin Christmas Party, Detroit – 2014

Title  Freeway Of Love
Composer  Narada Michael Walden, Jeffrey Cohen
Live at  Aretha Franklin Christmas Party, MotorCity Casino Hotel, Detroit, Michigan
Year  2014 (December 2?)
Country  USA