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Album-by-album, track-by-track, a look at the entire Diana Ross discography...

I Love You (2007): EXTENDED POST!

Diana Ross finally returned to the upper reaches of the U.S. album charts in 2007, with the release of her album I Love You.  Read more about the album in my extended (with all-new research and advertising images) post HERE! Advertisements

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Every Day Is A New Day (1999): EXTENDED POST!

Next year will mark the 20th anniversary of the final Motown studio album released by Diana Ross, 1999’s Every Day Is A New Day.  Following up the sparkling and energetic Take Me Higher (1995), the album presents its vocalist in a darker, more … Continue reading

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Take Me Higher (1995): EXTENDED POST!

In the lengthy discography of solo Diana Ross projects, few are as fully satisfying as 1995’s Take Me Higher.  A seamless collection of contemporary soul, the Motown release is as classy and cohesive an album as the singer had ever recorded, … Continue reading

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The Force Behind The Power (1991): EXTENDED POST!

An album that sounds better and better every year, 1991’s The Force Behind The Power gave Diana monumental success around the world, particularly with the #2 U.K. hit “When You Tell Me That You Love Me.”  My opinion of the album has … Continue reading

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Ms. Ross Scores A 6th #1 Dance Hit!

In a remarkable move, “I’m Coming Out/Upside Down 2018” moves up one notch to #1 on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart, becoming Diana’s sixth dance chart-topper!  Back in 1980, “Upside Down” and “I’m Coming Out” topped the same chart … Continue reading

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Workin’ Overtime (1989): EXTENDED POST!

As Diana Ross enjoys yet another major hit on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart with the new remix of “I’m Coming Out/Upside Down 2018” (which sits at #3 this week), we look back at an album that gave the … Continue reading

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Diana Returns to Top 20

From THE DIANA ROSS PROJECT on Instagram: Congratulations to Ms. Diana Ross on scoring another Top 20 hit on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart!  “I’m Coming Out/Upside Down 2018” moves to #18 in its third week on the chart … Continue reading

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Red Hot Rhythm & Blues (1987): EXTENDED POST!

Diana Ross brought another chapter in her storied career to a close with 1987’s Red Hot Rhythm & Blues, her final LP under contract to RCA Records.  Read all about the making of the album and my thoughts on every one … Continue reading

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“Down”…Moves Up!

From THE DIANA ROSS PROJECT on Instagram: “I’m Coming Out/Upside Down 2018” moves up to #31 in its second week on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart. Congratulations, Ms. Ross!!

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Diana’s Back on the Charts…Again!

Perfectly timed for Pride month, a pair of Diana Ross classics is back on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart.  For the week of June 16, 2018, “I’m Coming Out/Upside Down 2018” debuts at #42.  Here’s hoping it follows the … Continue reading

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