Sounds of the Universe first began as a shop specialising in rare original vinyl - over 25 years ago! We source original vinyl from all around the world - America, Brazil, Venezuela, Cuba, Mexico, Nigeria, Europe, Jamaica and even further afield. We sell original albums, 45s, 12”s (and books too!).

    All our original vinyl is 100% guaranteed. This means if you are not happy with the condition when you receive it, just return it to us and we will refund your money - no problem.

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    KockyRemone (1979)Windsong Records
    Nice independent disco tune
      • Original 12"£10.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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      Eastside ConnectionYou're So Right For Me (1978)Creole Records
      Great funky disco tune
        • Original 12"£10.00
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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        Company BFascinated (1986)Atlantic
        electro - disco Larry Levan fave!
        • Company B – Fascinated (Club Mix)
        • Original 12"£20.00
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 12"Vinyl

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        Timmy ThomasFreak In, Freak Out (1978)T.K. Disco
        Disco 78 on TK
        • Timmy Thomas – Freak In, Freak Out
        • Original 12"£8.00
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+USA orig in shrink
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        IngramThat's All / I Don't Want To Be AloneH & L Records
        One-sided 12" promo only in shrink (same cover as LP but it's a 12")
          • Original 12"£12.00
            Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-
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          Lee MooreReachin' Out (For Your Love)Source Records (4)
            • Original 12"£7.99
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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            Bobby KentJuice (1980)Fusion Records
            Boogie funk - excellent condition
              • Original LP£12.00
                Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Original = Original USA Vinyl (in shrink, opened once)

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              The WhispersOpen Up Your Love (1977)Soul Train
                • Original LP£9.00
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original UK Vinyl w/ poster
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                Pumpkin DeliveryThe Creeper (1977)Wing And A Prayer
                Wicked spacey disco funk tune. Came out on Creole in UK, this is unplayed USA original version
                • Pumpkin Delivery – The Creeper (Special Long Version)
                • Original 7"£20.00
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 7"Vinyl UNPLAYED

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                Rare EssenceDisco Fever / Huff & Puff (1978)Major Records (4)
                Ron Hardy/Music Box fave! Heavy spacey funky-disco - Wicked tune!
                • Rare Essence – Disco Fever
                • Original 7"£10.00
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed Original USA 45
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                Cleveland EatonBama Boogie Woogie / The Funky Cello (1978)Gull
                Disco classic 12" from 1978! Blue vinyl!
                • Cleveland Eaton – bama boogie woogie
                • Cleveland Eaton – the funky cello
                • Original 12"£7.99
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original UKVinyl

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                The TrammpsThe Trammps III (1977)Atlantic
                Produced by Baker- Harris. Mixed by Tom Moulton. Class!
                  • Original LP£9.99
                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl

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                  T.U.M.E.The Ultimate Musical Experience (1975)MGM Records
                  Quality funky soul boogie LP
                    • Original LP£12.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA vinyl
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                    Fuse OneSilkCTI Records
                    Nice fusion on 45! ORIGINAL!
                    • Fuse One – Silk
                    • Original 7"£8.99
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45.

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                    Casey Jones(Get Up Off Your) Rusty Dusty / Bring The Sunshine InE.P.I. Records (2)
                    Nice rare groove bumpin funk tune
                    • Casey Jones – (Get Up Off Your) Rusty Dusty
                    • Original 7"£8.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED ORIGINAL USA 45
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                    Chuck JacksonI'm Needing You, Wanting You / Shine, Shine, Shine (1975)All Platinum
                    Heavy rockin disco tune
                    • Chuck Jackson – I'm Needing You, Wanting You
                    Tamiko JonesLet It Flow / Cloudy (1976)Atlantis Records II
                    Funky disco bomb tune - A Tom Moulton Mix. USA ORIGINAL LABEL PRESSING
                    • Tamiko Jones – Let It Flow
                    • Original 7"£8.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED ORIG USA PRESSING OF THIS CLASSIC TUNE minor pops etc
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                    Freida NorwoodYour Love (Is Getting Better All The Time)Tra-San Records
                    Nice independent disco
                    • Freida Norwood – Your Love (Is Getting Better All The Time)
                    • Original 7"£8.00
                      Vinyl condition: VGSleeve condition: VG+Original USA 7"Vinyl UNPLAYED but minor pops etc

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                    Deadly PoisonAccapella DJ Lovin Disco (1972)Curricane Records
                    Conceived in mind to blow your mind! Insane accapella disco rap - we lovin' it!
                      • Original 7"£10.00
                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 45 unplayed but minor pops
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                      Hamilton Junior HighAn Open Letter To The President (I Believe In America) (1980)Chopper Records
                      A disco letter to the president - completely crazy + jazzy disco instrumental on the flip
                      • Hamilton Junior High – Theme From The "White House"
                      • Original 7"£8.00
                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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                      QuartzBeyond The Clouds / For Geromine (1978)Marlin
                      Wicked Miami disco on this TK offshoot
                      • Quartz – Beyond The Clouds
                      • Original 7"£7.99
                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl

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                      Betty WrightEverybody Was Rockin' / Show Your Girl (1976)Alston Records
                      Sound of Miami
                      • Betty Wright – Everybody Was Rockin'
                      • Original 7"£8.00
                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original UNPLAYED USA 45
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                      Willie HobbsLet's Steal Away (1979)Bandit (2)
                      Wicked funky soulful uplifting jam
                      • Willie Hobbs – Let's Steal Away
                      • Original 7"£8.99
                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed original USA 45
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                      ChicReal People (1980)Atlantic
                      Original 1980 LP
                        • Original LP£10.00
                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl,
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                        The Brothers JohnsonWinners A&M (1981)
                        Boogie funk soul
                          • Original LP£8.99
                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl

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                          Peace, Love & HappinessHaving A Party / We Come To Party (1979)Abab
                          RARE independent late 70s Modern Soul/Funk/Boogie. The A is a nice tune but the B side has is a definite rare groove bomb (with a funny sing-a-long intro) Unplayed...
                          • Peace, Love & Happiness – Having A Party
                          • Peace, Love & Happiness – We Come To Party
                          • Original 7"£50.00
                            Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Original USA 7"Vinyl
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                          Santa EsmeraldaBeauty (1978)Casablanca
                          C'est disco non? mais oui
                            • Original LP£8.99
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP
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                            USA European ConnectionCome Into My Heart (1978)Marlin
                            Seminal Miami Disco on T.K offshoot Marlin Records! Of Boris Midney's druggy soundscapes for the disco round, this may be his only album that must be heard...
                              • Original LP£10.00
                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl

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                              Symbol 8Party Life / Who's That Sexy Lady (1977)Shock Records
                              Party Funk tune ! ORIG USA FUNK 45
                              • Symbol 8 – Who's That Sexy Lady
                              • Original 7"£10.00
                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Unplayed Original USA 45
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                              TavaresStraight From The Heart (1979)Capitol Records
                              Disco 79 Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy...
                              • Tavares – Straight From The Heart
                              • Original 12"£7.99
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                              USA-European ConnectionI'd Like To Get Closer/Do Me Good (1979)T.K. Disco
                              DIsco 79 on TK
                              • USA-European Connection – I'd Like To Get Closer/Do Me Good
                              • Original 12"£7.99
                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                              Rose RoyceIn Full Bloom (1977)Whitfield
                              Produced by Norman Whitfield - stone cold classic! Wishing on a Star, It Makes You Feel Like Dancin' ...
                                • Original LP£8.99
                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl

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                                Bell & JamesLivin' It Up (Friday Night) (1978)A&M Records
                                  • Original 12"£6.99
                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12"Vinyl

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                                  The TrammpsSlipping Out (1980)Atlantic
                                  1980 LP
                                    • Original LP£10.00
                                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl
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                                    Coati MundiThe Former 12 Year Old Genius (1983)Virgin
                                    Wicked Kid Creole offshoot latin/disco project
                                      • Original LP£8.99
                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl

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                                      Jon Wite GroupTheme From A Summer Place (1975)Cenpro
                                      CRAZY sweet synth funk disco instrumental! Check the audio and you won't get it out of your head! Cenpro Records 1975 UNPLAYED Original USA...
                                      • Jon Wite Group – Theme From A Summer Place
                                      Vivian ReedReady And Waiting (1979)United Artists Records
                                        • Original LP£12.00
                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl

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                                        TrilogyLatin Love (1987)Prism
                                        latin freestyle
                                          • Original 12"£7.99
                                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 12"
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                                          Alec R. Costandinos & The Syncophonic OrchestraSynergy (1979)Casablanca
                                          • Alec R. Costandinos & The Syncophonic Orchestra – Synergy (feat. Alirol & Jacquet)
                                          • Original 12"£8.00
                                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl
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                                          Gary TomsTurn It Out (1977)MCA Records
                                            • Original LP£10.00
                                              Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Original USA LP MINT SEALED OPENED ONCE
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                                            Joe SimonHappy Birthday, Baby (1979)Spring Records
                                            Soul LP 79 from Joe Simon
                                              • Original LP£12.00
                                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl in original shrink

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                                              New ExperienceProve It To Me (1984)Philly World Records
                                                • Original 12"£6.00
                                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl

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                                                Anita WardSweet Surrender (1979)Juana
                                                Produced by Frederick Knight
                                                  • Original LP£10.00
                                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl in shrink
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                                                  Kat ManduTheme From Dynasty (Dance Version) (1986)Matra
                                                    • Original 12"£7.99
                                                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl in shrink

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                                                    The Michael Zager BandLet's All Chant (1978)Private Stock
                                                    Classic disco
                                                      • Original LP£8.00
                                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl LP
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                                                      Denise McCannI Have A Destiny / I Like The Look (1979)Butterfly Records (7)
                                                        • Original 12"£6.99
                                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl

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                                                        VelveteenWild Rain (1983)Atlantic
                                                          • Original 12"£6.99
                                                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl

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                                                          Al Hudson & The PartnersDance Get Down (Feel The Groove)ABC Records
                                                            • Original 12"£6.99
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