Denise LaSalle
American R&B, soul and blues singer, songwriter, and record producer
Denise LaSalle
Denise LaSalle is an American blues and R&B/soul singer, songwriter, and record producer.
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Carnet de Luce Lamarche - Messager LaSalle
Google News - over 5 years
Samedi 20 août, 9h-19h, 7765 Denise, LaSalle (angle Thierry ou Serge), au profit du programme de sports géré par les bénévoles pour handicapés intellectuels. Dons acceptés. Suzanne ou Vince, 366-6965. L'Association des personnes et parents seuls invite
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Photo by Jeff McAdory - DeSoto Appeal
Google News - over 5 years
On any given night, patrons at his clubs might see performers such as Ike and Tina Turner, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Fred Ford, Stan Kenton, Lou Rawls, Little Richard, Denise LaSalle, Joe Simon, Count Basie, Albert King and Tyrone Davis
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Scenes From R.L.'s Blues Palace #2 - Dallas Observer
Google News - over 5 years
... RL's South Dallas stage has earned quite the national reputation, hosting many notable area and road acts, including ZZ Hill, Buddy Ace, Johnnie Taylor, Little Johnny Taylor, Little Milton, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Bobby Rush and Denise LaSalle
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Blues Singer Dorothy Moore to Appear at 2011 Sunflower Festival, 8/12 -14 - Broadway World
Google News - over 5 years
... and received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Monterey Bay Blues Festival. In July she was honored at the Jackson Music Awards for the Kings and Queens of Southern Soul with Bobby Rush, Willie Clayton, Millie Jackson, and Denise LaSalle
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A Short Drive From Cary: Durham Blues Festival - CaryCitizen
Google News - over 5 years
Past shows have featured Bo Diddley, Taj Mahal, Etta James, Ruth Brown, Aaron and Charles Neville, Bobby Blue Bland, Denise LaSalle, KoKo Taylor, Shemika Copeland, Buddy Guy, Dr. John, Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes, Keb' Mo, Otis Rush and many others
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Spotlight on Kenny Flye & Special T - Frost Illustrated
Google News - over 5 years
My favorite blues singer is Denise LaSalle that's why I sing a lot of her songs. “As far as my future plans I'm going to keep singing the blues because I like to cater to the older crowd. I like for them to come out wherever we perform because I know
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Today in History - Kitsap Sun
Google News - over 5 years
Soul singer Denise LaSalle is 77. Soul singer William Bell is 72. International Tennis Hall of Famer Margaret Court is 69. Violinist Pinchas Zukerman is 63. Actor-singer Ruben Blades is 63. Rock composer-musician Stewart Copeland is 59
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Sweet Home: July 2011 - Illinois Entertainer Magazine
Google News - over 5 years
Lousie offers accomplished covers here like her tongue-in-cheek run through Denise LaSalle's “Learning How To Cheat On You,” and her funky treatment of Ann Peebles' “I Can't Stand The Rain.” But the highlights are the originals
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Southern Soul: Some thoughts on Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett and '60s soul music - Cross Rhythms
Google News - over 5 years
... A Southern Soul Story 1961-1977' and the award winning Dave Godin compilations keeping the flame alive as the emotion-drenched works of Percy Sledge, Denise LaSalle, Bobby Womack, Laura Lee, Joe Tex and dozens more are listened to and revered
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Weekend Planner - Jackson Clarion Ledger
Google News - over 5 years
At 4 pm, the Medgar Evers Annual Blues Show kicks off at The Room, 421 Woodrow Wilson Ave., with music from Denise Lasalle, Chick Willis and more ($40 at the door). •It's the official Kick-off to Summer at the Mississippi Farmers Market, 8 am to 2 pm,
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BB King making trek to Indianola for concert - Jackson Clarion Ledger
Google News - over 5 years
The show, which starts at 4 pm and costs $40, will feature Denise LaSalle, Millie Jackson, Chick Willis, Pat Brown, Dennis Fountain, the Rev. Joe A Washington, Dr. D, Walt Love, Labrardo and Lina. Scott Barretta is an Oxford-based writer and music
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Die runde Stunde - ByteFM Magazin
Google News - over 5 years
In diesem Sinne lässt Götz Bühler in dieser Sendung erfahrene Frauen zu Wort kommen - von Soul-Ladies wie Aretha Franklin oder Denise Lasalle bis zu Jazz-Damen wie Irene Reid, deren Song eigentlich auch ein Motto dieser Sendung sein könnte: A man only
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Music Awards Honor Blues Artists - Voice of America
Google News - almost 6 years
This year's inductees into the Blues Hall of Fame, honored during a ceremony on May 4, included Robert Cray, John Hammond, Big Maybelle, Alberta Hunter, JB Lenoir, and singer-songwriter Denise LaSalle. LaSalle, 71, says her sound has always been a mix
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Midshipman to face court-martial in rape - Annapolis Capital
Google News - almost 6 years
In her stead, "Queen of the Blues" Denise LaSalle will appear in the same slot Saturday afternoon. "She and her husband are driving in their van from Memphis. They left (Thursday) night," Hooker said
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Hammond joins class of 2011 Blues Hall of Fame - North Shore News
Google News - almost 6 years
Other artists and builders who made the grade as members of the class of the Blues Foundation's 2011 Blues Hall of Fame are: Robert Cray; Denise LaSalle; Alberta Hunter; JB Lenoir.; Vee Jay Records founders Vivian Carter and Jimmy Bracken;
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Buddy Guy récolte quatre Blues Music Awards - Rue Frontenac
Google News - almost 6 years
Il a été remis à Dr John (Malcolm Rebennack). À l'occasion de ce 32 e gala des Blues Music Awards, six personnes ont été intronisées au Blues Hall Of Fame : Robert Cray, John Hammond, Denise LaSalle, Big Maybelle, Alberta Hunter et JB Lenoir
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Nostalgic note: 2011 Blues Music Awards honor present as well as past - DeSoto Appeal
Google News - almost 6 years
Among the performers were rock legends The Steve Miller Band, first time BMA nominees in the blues rock category, and soul blues legend Denise LaSalle, who in a ceremony the night before was enshrined in the foundation's Blues Hall of Fame
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Awards, music, hall of famers set for Blues Foundation event on Thursday - DeSoto Appeal
Google News - almost 6 years
In the early days of the Blues Music Awards, Denise LaSalle was a staple of the annual event put on by the Memphis-based Blues Foundation. "I used to go all the time until I found out I couldn't win," said the Jackson, Tenn
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Ava Hope LaSalle-Floch - Daily Inter Lake
Google News - almost 6 years
Ava Hope LaSalle-Floch, daughter of Bryce Floch and Denise LaSalle of Kalispell, was born April 4 at Kalispell Regional Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 21 inches long. Ava joins Heather, LaSalle, 10, Preston LaSalle, 9,
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Record company building damaged in Jackson tornado - Picayune Item
Google News - almost 6 years
So Malaco welcomed performers such as Johnny Taylor, Denise LaSalle, Little Milton and Bobby Blue Bland. “No matter how you look at it, 150000 records sold is a lot,” Stephenson said. Malaco's spot in the music industry was sealed
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Denise LaSalle
    FORTIES
  • 2015
    On June 6, 2015, LaSalle was inducted into the Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame.
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  • 2013
    In 2013 and 2014, LaSalle was nominated for a Blues Music Award in the 'Soul Blues Female Artist' category.
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  • 2011
    In 2011, she was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame.
    More Details Hide Details LaSalle now lives with her husband, James E. Wolfe, in Jackson, Tennessee, where she opened a restaurant called Blues Legend Café. The restaurant was located at 436 E. Main Street and has since closed.
  • 2010
    After more than a decade away, when she recorded three albums with small Memphis-based soul-blues label, Ecko, she returned to Malaco for her 2010 outing called "24 Hour Woman".
    More Details Hide Details She continues to work as a live performer, particularly at festivals, and more recently has branched out into the gospel genre.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1984
    LaSalle appeared at the 1984 and 1993 versions of the Long Beach Blues Festival, and also in 1993, she performed at the San Francisco Blues Festival.
    More Details Hide Details Her album Smokin' In Bed (1997) sold well.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1979
    Her co-penned song, "Married, But Not to Each Other" (#16 R&B) was included in the 1979 The Best of Barbara Mandrell, compilation album.
    More Details Hide Details In the early 1980s, she signed as a singer and songwriter with Malaco Records, for whom she released a string of critically acclaimed albums over more than 20 years, starting with Lady in the Street (1983) and Right Place, Right Time (1984). Both albums became major successes among soul blues, R&B and soul fans and on urban radio stations. In 1985, she enjoyed her only recognition in the UK Singles Chart, when her cover version of Rockin' Sidney's, "My Toot Toot", reached #6.
  • OTHER
  • 1967
    She sat in with R&B musicians and wrote songs, influenced by country music as well as the blues, before winning a recording contract with Chess Records in 1967.
    More Details Hide Details Her first single, "A Love Reputation" was a modest regional hit. She established an independent production company, Crajon, with her then husband Bill Jones. Her song "Trapped By A Thing Called Love" (1971) was released on Detroit-based Westbound Records. This reached #1 on the national R&B chart and #13 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song ranked at #85 on the 1971 year-end chart. The RIAA gold disc award was made on November 30, 1971 for a million sales. She also wrote successful follow-ups, "Now Run And Tell That" and "Man Sized Job" which made #3 and #4 in the R&B Top Ten and also charted in the Hot 100. Her early hits were recorded at the Hi recording studios in Memphis, operated by Willie Mitchell, using the cream of southern session players. She continued to have hits on Westbound and then on ABC Records through the mid-1970s, including "Love Me Right" (#10 R&B, #80 pop) She continued to produce and perform live.
  • 1939
    Born on July 16, 1939.
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