COLOURFUL
D I S C O Now: D I S C O
Email Me
Call +44 (0) 203 239 7575
D I S C O Next: D I S C O
Starts 8PM

The Greats - Soul II Soul The Greats - Soul II Soul
Audio biography of the world renown collective

28/05/2018 9AM | THEGREATS | Floriane McBain


Audio biography exploring the extensive talent and amazing career of one the UK’s world known collectives. Best known for hit tracks ‘Back To Life (However do You Want Me)' and ‘Keep On Movin’.


 

+1

Related - the greats

The Greats - Soul II Soul

Audio biography of the world renown collective


28/05/2018 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Earth, Wind and Fire

Audio biography of the one of the best selling bands of all time


08/05/2018 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Luther Vandross

Audio biography of the legendary heavyweight artist with the silky voice of soul who died 1 July 2005


24/04/2018 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Al Green

Audio biography of The Reverend best known for the hit Let's Stay Together


17/04/2018 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Aretha Franklin

Audio biography of the incomparable Queen of Soul


27/03/2018 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Natalie Cole

Audio biography of the life of the beautiful and talented Natalie Cole who rose to fame in the 70s in her late legendary father's footsteps


13/02/2018 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Nina Simone

Audio biography of the skilful musical storyteller, who used her unique talent to create a legacy of empowerment, passion, liberation and love through a magnificent colourful body of works


01/01/2018 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Tammi Terrell

Audio biography of the singing sensation whose life came to an abrupt and tragic end at the height of her fame


02/05/2017 9AM | THE GREATS | More
New Edition

We explore the career of one of the ‘first’ and most popular boy bands who rose to the height of success in the 1980’s and 90’s


17/04/2017 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Morgan Heritage

Audio biography of the Grammy Award winning Royal Family of Reggae, Morgan Heritage


17/04/2017 8AM | THE GREATS | More
The Jones Girls

Audio biography of the three sisters known for their big hits ‘You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else" and the classic "Nights Over Egypt"


11/04/2017 9AM | THE GREATS | More
En Vogue

Audio biography of the sassy, sexy, intelligent girls from En Vogue


04/04/2017 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Chaka Khan

Audio biography of the singer-songwriter whose career spans four decades including as the frontwoman of the funk band Rufus


28/03/2017 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Candi Staton

Audio biography of the soul and gospel singer, best known for her 1976 disco chart-topper "Young Hearts Run Free"


07/03/2017 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Smokey Robinson

Audio biography of the super talented and iconic Motown giant


28/02/2017 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Barry White

Audio biography of 3-time Grammy Award winner whose distinctive bass-baritone voice and raunchy lyrics made him an icon of sexy soul


26/11/2016 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Anita Baker

Audio biography of the talented, elegant and sensational lady with the lush soaring voice and hits including 'Sweet Love' , 'Just Because', 'Caught Up In A Rapture' and more


19/11/2016 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Tina Turner

Audio biography of the life of the remarkable and iconic Tina Turner


15/11/2016 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Minnie Riperton

Audio biography of one of soul music’s most unique and unforgettable voices, tragically cut short.


08/11/2016 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Dennis Emmanuel Brown

Audio biography of the crown prince of reggae music


29/10/2016 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Peter Tosh

Audio biography of multi-instrumentalist, co-founder of The Wailers, and a reggae great


22/10/2016 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Millie Jackson

Audio biography of the underrated singer songwriter


27/09/2016 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Jimmy Cliff

Audio biography celebrating the life and career of reggae legend, Jimmy Cliff


27/08/2016 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Randy Crawford

Audio biography of the unmistakable sweet singing vocalist


23/07/2016 7AM | THE GREATS | More
The Temptations

Audio biography of one of the most successful groups in music history with a career spanning over five decades


19/07/2016 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Stevie Wonder

Audio biography touching on some of the numerous milestones in the life of Stevie Wonder


17/05/2016 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Sam Cooke

Audio biography of the king of soul


12/01/2016 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Patti Labelle

Audio biography of the inspirational life of singer, actress and 70s icon


05/12/2015 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Curtis Mayfield

Audio biography of superfly and prolific artists of the blaxploitation era


28/11/2015 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Dinah Washington

Audio biography of the life and timeless voice of Dinah Washington


21/11/2015 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Dionne Warwick

Audio biography of the life and success of the legendary soul superstar


10/10/2015 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Marcia Griffiths

Audio biography of the 'empress of reggae music'


04/10/2015 8PM | THE GREATS | More
Mary Wells

Audio biography of 'the first superstar and queen of Motown'


03/10/2015 7AM | THE GREATS | More
The Staple Singers

Audio biography of the gospel, soul and RnB singing group


23/06/2015 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Wilson Pickett

Audio biography of one of the major figures in the development of American soul music


21/06/2015 8PM | THE GREATS | More
Dorothy Dandridge

Audio biography of African-American film and theatre actress, singer and dancer


16/06/2015 9AM | THE GREATS | More
James Brown

Audio biography of "The Godfather of Soul" music


07/06/2015 8PM | THE GREATS | More
Errol Brown

Audio biography of singer/songwriter and frontman of funk band Hot Chocolate, Errol Brown


31/05/2015 8PM | THE GREATS | More
Bessie Smith

Audio biography of The Empress of the Blues


19/05/2015 9AM | THE GREATS | More
BB King

Audio biography of the Blues Hall of famer, 15 Grammy Award winner, and Grammy Lifetime Achievement award winner


17/05/2015 8PM | THE GREATS | More
Etta James

Audio biography of a short but enjoyed career


12/05/2015 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Ben E King

Audio biography touching on the elegant and beautiful songs of the legend


10/05/2015 7PM | THE GREATS | More
Otis Redding

Audio biography of The Big O and officially the King of Soul


10/05/2015 8PM | THE GREATS | More
Percy Sledge

Audio biography of the man who put soul into soul songs


03/05/2015 8PM | THE GREATS | More
Carla Thomas

Audio biography of the Queen of the Memphis sound


28/04/2015 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Arthur Conley

Audio biography of Arthur Lee Conley, the under-rated soul singer best known for the 1967 hit "Sweet Soul Music"


26/04/2015 7PM | THE GREATS | More
Eartha Kitt

Audio biography highlighting 'the most exciting woman in the world’, Eartha Kitt.


18/04/2015 8AM | THE GREATS | More
Billie Holiday

Audio biography of the beautiful and tragic Billie Holiday on the 100th year of her birth


18/04/2015 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Betty Everett

Audio biography of the under-appreciated Betty Everett


18/04/2015 7AM | THE GREATS | More
Bo Diddley

Audio biography of the brilliant Bo Diddley who invented Rock and Roll


05/04/2015 8PM | THE GREATS | More

Recent

UK Black Business Show 2018 UK Black Business Show 2018

Created to inspire and connect black business owners and professionals working in various industries.


13/10/2018 9AM | EVENT | More
The LUKAS (Latin UK Awards)

Europe’s only Latin entertainment awards ceremony celebrating the growing global impact of Latin American, Spanish and Portuguese music, dance, arts and sport


09/08/2018 7PM | EVENT | More
The London Jobs Fair is Coming to Lambeth Town Hall The London Jobs Fair is Coming to Lambeth Town Hall

Sharpen up you CV, mark the date in your diary and plan to make a day of it


21/06/2018 10AM | EVENT | More
Chef Patrick Williams Chef Patrick Williams

Soul Food is cuisine that is steeped in heritage and tradition, with each locale having its own story and own flavours


13/06/2018 9AM | GUEST | More
Windrush Stories
0:00
0:00
Windrush Stories

The recent Windrush scandal highlights the on-going challenges relating to identity and belonging and made Floriane McBain think about what her grandparents endured with migrating from Grenada


10/06/2018 9AM | STORY | More
Under The Spotlight (UTS: South) Under The Spotlight (UTS: South)

Showcases some of London’s amazing rising talents, this time focusing on South London


10/06/2018 7PM | EVENT | More
Jo Caesar Jo Caesar

A singer/songwriter from East London who has worked and performed with a variety of musicians and artists that include Luciano, Bounty Killer, Mafia and Fluxy, Gappy Ranks, King Sounds and Caron Wheeler.


10/06/2018 5PM | GUEST | More
La Clave Fest 2018 La Clave Fest 2018

London's favourite Latin festival, celebrating the best Latin music and dance is back, with Colourful Radio as Media Partner


09/06/2018 12PM | EVENT | More
The Codfather - Adam Randall
0:00
0:00
The Codfather - Adam Randall

Delia talks to Adam Randall, co-owner of The Codfather - Proper Fish and Chips in Charleston


07/06/2018 9AM | GUEST | More
Ania Chagowska
0:00
0:00
Ania Chagowska

As well as being the founder and organiser of El Sol Warsaw Salsa Festival, Ania Chagowska is also a performer, dance instructor, team leader and dance school owner.


06/06/2018 10PM | GUEST | More
Shinehead
0:00
0:00
Shinehead

Shinehead began his music career by performing for different New York reggae dancehall sound systems in the 1980s, most notably Tony Screw's Downbeat The Ruler, based in The Bronx.


03/06/2018 12AM | GUEST | More
Yaw Peprah Yaw Peprah

Yaw works in Cape town as a chief business officer for an investment promotion agency called Wesgro, which promotes the City of Cape Town and the five regions of the Western Cape


02/06/2018 4PM | GUEST | More
Great Evening with the Colourful Radio Family Great Evening with the Colourful Radio Family

Photo-bombed by newly appointed director of The Africa Centre Kenneth Olumuyiwa Tharp CBE


01/06/2018 6PM | STORY | More
Ernestia Fraser Ernestia Fraser

Fraser's book Carnival of Love - A Tale of a Bahamian Family is a memoir that explores the meaning of love and family in a fractured household


31/05/2018 9AM | GUEST | More
Jeanette Young Jeanette Young

Jeanette is a Fashion Designer, Stylist and Speaker, is a graduate of the London College of Fashion.


29/05/2018 11AM | GUEST | More
Colourful Radio Broadcast LIVE from Pop Up Africa Colourful Radio Broadcast LIVE from Pop Up Africa

Pop Up Africa returned to Spitalfields E1 on Bank Holiday Monday 28th May 2018 to host the much-loved Africa at Spitalfields event.


28/05/2018 10AM | STORY | More
The Greats - Soul II Soul The Greats - Soul II Soul

Audio biography of the world renown collective


28/05/2018 9AM | THE GREATS | More
Joe Lowther
0:00
0:00
Joe Lowther

Joe is the CEO of a thrilling organisation - Kick London, whose mission is to transform young peoples lives, with God’s love through sport and support.


27/05/2018 7AM | GUEST | More
Lyndon Wissart Lyndon Wissart

Author of the book The Inspired Diabetic about Healthy Lifestyle, Nutrition, Fitness Exercise and Diabetes


23/05/2018 11AM | GUEST | More
Kenneth Olumuyiwa Tharp CBE Kenneth Olumuyiwa Tharp CBE

Newly appointed director of The Africa Centre


21/05/2018 11AM | GUEST | More