Luther Vandross’ “If This World Were Mine” with Cheryl Lynn has been included in a new 44-track Spotify playlist by former First Lady Michelle Obama, who dedicated the playlist to her husband, 44th U.S. President Barack Obama, for Valentine’s Day. Listen to Luther in the playlist below!
Luther won four GRAMMY Awards® on this day in 2004, including Song of the Year for “Dance With My Father.” Revisit this gorgeous song below:
Already a recognizable voice on albums by disco hitmakers Chic, Luther could be heard on the Chic-produced “We Are Family” by Sister Sledge, released on this day in 1979. Listen here:
“Gotta stop to love / And let’s celebrate, celebrate the love we got…” Luther scored his second Billboard No. 1 R&B single with “Stop to Love” on January 17, 1987. Watch Now:
Everybody kiss somebody! This Is Christmas was certified Gold by the RIAA on this day in 1995!
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Give Me the Reason became Luther’s fifth straight No. 1 album on the Billboard R&B chart 30 years ago today! What’s your favorite track from this LP?
Any Love, Luther’s sixth album, was his sixth Billboard R&B album chart-topper on this day in 1988!
“It’s Over Now” peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart on this day in 1985–his eighth R&B Top 10 hit!