How funk burst out of the black community at a time of self-discovery and social change.
With Roberta Flack, Dusty Springfield, the Flying Lizards, Kim Wilde and Robert Palmer.
The Soul II Soul frontman tells his tale of the 1980s, a time of radical social change.
With Earth, Wind & Fire, Kool & the Gang, Average White Band and Herbie Hancock.
With Cilla Black, Jimmy Helms, Dionne Warwick, the Osmonds, India Arie and James Morrison.
Earth, Wind & Fire conclude this year's coverage with a celebratory disco knees-up.
With Aretha Franklin, Roberta Flack, Gladys Knight, Randy Crawford, Beyonce and many more.
Singer Laura Mvula visits New York to explore the Nina Simone songs that mean most to her.
Film about one of the most exciting underground British club movements of the 1970s.
Profile of soul singer Roberta Flack, who charted an atypical path to fame in the 1970s.
Featuring The Tears of a Clown, I Second That Emotion and The Tracks of My Tears.
Film about the studio where some of America's most creative and defiant music was made.
Documentary about the legendary soul singer Otis Redding, using unseen home movies.
Film telling the story of late-flowering 62-year-old soul singer Charles Bradley.
Afro-American soul artists help celebrate Ghana's independence in this 1971 concert.
Documentary bringing the diverse and fascinating musical career of Bobby Womack to life.
Concert filmed in Norway in 1967, with Booker T & The MGs, Sam and Dave and Otis Redding.
Barry White live in concert at the Royal Albert Hall in 1975.
With concert footage and interviews, an intimate portrait of soul legend Bill Withers.
How singer-songwriter Lionel Richie achieved a dream of becoming 'as big as the Beatles'.
A selection of Lionel Richie's greatest moments from the BBC archives.
A Christmas concert featuring classic festive carols with a gospel and soul twist.
With Aretha Franklin, Dusty Springfield, Isaac Hayes, Solomon Burke and Percy Sledge.