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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    Damon HarrisDamon (1978)Fantasy WMOT Records
    Classic Paradise Garage tune 'It's Music'
      • Original LP£10.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl, sleeve wear
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      The Fatback BandFired Up 'N' Kickin' (1978)Spring Records
      Fatback, 78
        • Original LP£8.99
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA LP Vinyl

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        Crown Heights Affair(Do It) The French Way (1977)De-Lite Records
        Groovy disco in original pic sleeve!
        • Crown Heights Affair – (Do It) The French Way
        • Original 7"£8.00
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl

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        Percy FaithDisco Party (1975)Columbia
        Percy gets down to the disco groove
          • Original LP£10.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl
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          Gregg DiamondGregg Diamond's Star Cruiser (1978)Marlin
          Disco 78 on TK offshoot Marlin label
            • Original LP£9.99
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA LP Vinyl

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            Ashford & SimpsonNobody Knows (1979)Warner Bros. Records
              • Original 12"£8.00
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl,
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              KC & The Sunshine BandGet Down Tonight (1975)T.K. Records
              Classic funky disco bomb
              • KC & The Sunshine Band – Get Down Tonight
              • Original 7"£8.00
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED ORIG USA 45
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              Norman ConnorsOnce I've Been There / Romantic Journey (1977)Buddah Records
              HEAVY jazz boogie soul fusion
              • Norman Connors – Once I've Been There
              • Original 7"£10.00
                Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Unplayed original USA 45

                Original USA 7"
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              Crown Heights AffairSay A Prayer For TwoDe-Lite Records
              Killer disco party classic from 1975!
              • Crown Heights Affair – Say A Prayer For Two (U.S. Remix)
              • Original 7"£10.00
                Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Unplayed original USA 45
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              Side EffectGoin' BananasFantasy
              Rare groove disco/funk tune
              • Side Effect – Goin' Bananas
              • Original 7"£7.99
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 7"Vinyl UNPLAYED few minor pops etc

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              Thelma HoustonAny Way You Like It (1976)Motown/EMI
              Seminal Disco/Soul with the classic 'Don't Leave Me This Way'.
              • Thelma Houston – don't leave me this way
              • Original LP£9.99
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl
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              Ralph MacDonaldCounterpoint (1979)Marlin
              Disco fusion from percussionist Ralph MacDonald, featuring 'Discolypso'
                • Original LP£9.99
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA vinyl
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                Average White BandShine (1980)RCA
                  • Original LP£7.99
                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl
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                  SlaveVisions Of The Lite (1982)Cotillion
                    • Original LP£10.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA vinyl,
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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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                        Ray DahrougeI Can See Him Makin' Love To You, Baby (1979)Polydor
                        Nice Modern Soul tune
                          • Original 12"£15.00
                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl,
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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"£10.00
                            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: VG+Sleeve 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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                            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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                            Eddie DrennonDisco JamCasablanca
                            A wicked latin-flavoured disco jam!
                            • Eddie Drennon – Disco Jam
                            • Original 7"£10.00
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+unplayed original 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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                            StargardTheme Song From "Which Way Is Up" / Disco Rufus (1977)MCA Records
                            CLASSIC funky disco tune
                            • Stargard – Theme Song From "Which Way Is Up"
                            • Original 7"£7.99
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl

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                            Cerrone VAngelina (1979)Atlantic
                            Epic disco grooviness.
                              • Original LP£10.00
                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl

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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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                                Cerrone IVThe Golden Touch (1978)CBS
                                Seminal euro-disco with the cosmic "Music Of Life". Classic.
                                • Cerrone IV – Music Of Life
                                • Original LP£15.00
                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl in shrink cutout

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                                Johnny BristolBristol's Creme (1976)Atlantic
                                1976 lp usa orig vinyl
                                  • Original LP£12.00
                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl

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                                  King ErrissonL.A. Bound (1977)Westbound Records
                                  Nice funk disco LP on Westbound
                                    • Original LP£12.00
                                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal= Original USA vinyl LP
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                                    Hot Plate (1980)Various ArtistsUnidisc
                                      • Original 12"£6.00
                                        Vinyl condition: VGSleeve condition: VG+
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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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                                      CharoOlé Olé (1978)Salsoul Records
                                      Amazingly on pink vinyl!
                                      • Charo – Olé Olé
                                      • Original 12"£8.99
                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl in Salsoul house sleeve

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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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                                        Sea LevelOn The Edge (1978)Capricorn Records
                                        Jazz Fusion from southern rock/Allman Brothers offshoot players Sea Level.
                                          • Original LP£9.99
                                            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
                                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                          The Ritchie FamilyBad Reputation (1979)Casablanca
                                          Disco madne
                                            • Original LP£8.99
                                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl.
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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: VGOriginal USA 12"Vinyl

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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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                                            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
                                                  VoyageVoyage 3 (1980)Marlin
                                                  French euro disco on TK offshoot Marlin label
                                                    • Original LP£10.00
                                                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl in shrink

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                                                    Bettye LavetteDoin' The Best That I Can (1978)West End Records
                                                    Orig USA 12"
                                                      • Original 12"£9.99
                                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Orig USA 12" in West End house bag in shrink
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