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Johnnie TaylorAin't That Lovin' You / Blues In The NightSoul Brother Records
Johnnie Taylor is revered as one of the all time great Soul singers. He replaced Sam Cooke as the lead singer of the Soul Stirrers and started recording...
Neneh CherryBroken PoliticsSmalltown Supersound
Neneh Cherry’s fifth solo album, Broken Politics (produced by Four Tet), continues to expand her ever-widening sonic palette, crafting truly singular...
Gilles Peterson & Brownswood Recordings present: Future Bubblers 2.0Various ArtistsBrownswood Recordings / Future Bubblers
Another showcase some of the promising talent from the music underground via this second volume of the 'Future Bubblers' series. Features future gems from...
  • 1. Skinny Pelembe, Chloe Beth Smith & Field Notes Choir – Laxmi Flying
  • 2. Mali Hayes, Medikul & R.Lyle – Are You
  • 3. Nashe xx – Bad Mind
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Sylvia StriplinGive Me Your LoveExpansion Records
Expansion Records reissue of the Sylvia Striplin classic LP, Give Me Your Love! Originally released in 1981 on Roy Ayers's Uno Melodic Records, this album...
Esther PhillipsHome Is Where the Hatred Is / I've Never Found a ManKudu
Wicked version of the Gil Scott-Heron classic, 'Home Is Where The Hatred Is' from soul queen, Esther Phillips!
EnergizePiece of Class / Star of The DiscoRain & Shine
Super rare, sought after, modern soul delight out of Marin County, California from back in 1979. Necessary reissue via Rain & Shine!
Shaolin Soul: Episodes 1, 2 , 3Various ArtistsBecause Music
The killer Shaolin Soul collection now available on CD. More than 3h hours of soul classics sampled countless times by legendary hip-hop acts such as RZA...
Skull SnapsSkull SnapsMr Bongo
Official reissue from Mr Bongo, widely available for the first time in forty-five years, featuring one of the most sampled breaks in history...SKULL SNAPS...
Soul Togetherness 2018: 15 Modern Soul Room GemsVarious ArtistsExpansion
Expansion continue with their 'Soul Togetherness' and compile their favourite contemporary soul release from 2018! Feat. new music from the likes of DJ...
Teddy PendergrassHeaven Only Knows (1983)Philadelphia International
Teddy on Philly! Featuring "Heaven Only Knows" and McFadden & Whitehead's "You And Me For Right Now"!Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG 100%...
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Funk For The People: Rare 45s From The Archives Of Robert PerlmanVarious ArtistsRocafort Records
"Perlman's got beats and it ain't no secret." - The Beastie Boys This lyric might have slid right by you while you were listening to Ill Communication,...
Thee Baby Cuffs & Cold Diamond & MinkMy My My BabyTimmion
Timmion drop next installment in Cold Diamond & Mink's soul investigations, introducing the three part harmony group from California. "My My My Baby" is...
Tyree Glenn Jr.SuperbadTramp Records
Tramp Records drop another killer funk 45, this time turning to Tyree Glenn Jr's amazing version of James Brown's 'Superbad' and the deadly funk jam, 'Ma(r)l...
Leon WareWhy I Came To California / Can I Touch You ThereExpansion
Expansion reissue the super rare promo-only 12" of Leon Ware's signature tune!
VictorAmerikan DreadMusic From Memory
Originally pressed on a now hard to find 7", this gem crosses over the dub, disco, rock and new wave. This reissue via Music From Memory features new...
Michał UrbaniakEcstasy / Want's Ta Make You Feel Good (1978)Marlin
Wicked fusion funk tune.Unplayed original USA 45
Chantal CurtisGet Another Love (1979)Keylock Records
CLASSIC and deep soul/disco tune.
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Sweet MusicI Get Lifted (1976)Wand
BOMB funky VOCAL + INSTRUMENTAL cut of George McRae/ KC and Sunshine Band's WICKED Miami funk tune. Large! ORIG USA FUNK 45 GROOVER If anything the instrumental...
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Harvey MasonMarching In The Street (1975)Arista
It's a classic ...
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Divine SituationThe Problem Solver EPMoton Records Inc.
Gospel know;ledge, Greg Belson is back under his Divine Situation guise on Moton for another rousing EP of tough gospel disco edits!
Andraé CrouchDon't Give Up (1981)Warner Bros. Records
Gospel 81Original USA Vinyl LP VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not...
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Norman ConnorsGive The Drummer Some/For You Everything (1977)Buddah Records
We love the flip to this - Give The Drummer Some is tough Afro-drums Dingwalls/Art Blakey stylee all the way - HEAVY!
Dionne WarwickMake Way For Dionne Warwick (1964)Scepter Records
w/ Walk On By and nuff toons Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if...
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Jerry Butler & Jerry PetersMelindo Latino / I’m Gonna Love You Just A Little Bit More BabeMr Bongo
Another wicked 45 reissue from the Mr bongo camp. Jerry Butler & Jerry Peters classic soundtrack cut 'Melindo Latino' taken from the awesome ‘Melinda’...
The Average White BandWarmer Communications (1978)Atlantic
Featuring "Your Love Is A Miracle"! Original USA Vinyl LP VG+ /Sleeve VG+ (cutout) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe...
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Esther Phillips W/BeckWhat A Diff'rence A Day Makes (1975)Kudu
Stellar CTI, Creed Taylor production, arranged by and featuring guitarist Joe Beck, that gave Esther her biggest hit, the discotastic title track, but...
Billy Butler & InfinityWhatever’s Fair / Simple ThingsMr Bongo
Killer northern soul reissue from Mr Bongo. Billy Butler & Infinity's ‘Whatever’s Fair’ is a storming Northern Soul cut of the highest order, 'Simple...
Saturday Night Feverby H.B. GilmourBantom Books
secondhand usa paperback, some creasing
Candi StatonHouse Of Love (1978)Atlantic
1978 albumOriginal = Original USA LP Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy...
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Rick ClarkeLove with a StrangerLocal Records
33 years after it's first release Rick Clarke's street soul simmerdown on Local Records, 'Love With A Stranger' gets a much welcomed official reissue,...
Will Sessions & Amp Fiddler feat. Dames BrownRendezvousSessions Sounds
Will Sessions, Amp Fiddler, and Dames Brown drop some KILLER 70's progressive funk and boogie vibes! 'Rendezvous' gets a HUGE recommendation from us!
Bubbha Thomas & The Lightmen Plus OneCountry Fried ChickenNow-Again Records
Jazz, funk, disco and boogie from the unlikely city of Houston, Texas: the definitive issue, with bonus tracks, mastered from the original tapes! Drummer,...
The Sonics / S.C.A.M.Find Myself Another Girl / SpookyBig Crown Records
Dionne WarwickI'll Never Fall In Love Again Scepter (1970)
ClassicOriginal = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
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The WhispersLove Is Where You Find ItSolar
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79.5PredictionsBig Crown Records
Album debut from Brooklyn-based troupe, 79.5 who meld funk, R&B, soul jazz and boogie into this colourful sounding release for Big Crown!
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David AxelrodSongs Of ExperienceNow-Again Records
Now-Again reissue another late 60's landmark album from visionary producer, David Axelrod who experimented mixing many instruments and genres (rock, jazz,...
The Midnight HourThe Midnight HourLinear Labs
Panoramic, widescreen hip-hop / jazz from the The Midnight Hour aka Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Adrian Younge, alongside a tight rhythm section and a full...
The Bacao Rhythm & Steel BandThe Serpent’s MouthBig Crown Records
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band are back on their second album with an explosive fusion of funk, soul, hip-hop, jazz-funk and tropical music via the distinctive...
K.C And The Sunshine BandWho Do Ya Love (1978)T.K
1978 Miami discotastic album Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe -...
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Freddie Scott(You) Got What I NeedBe With Records
Neck-snapping soul masterpiece from Freddie Scott, famously sampled by Biz Markie for his melancholic pop-rap hit "Just A Friend" and a surefire piano-driven...
Side OnMagicBe With Records
A certified UK boogie bomb, originally released in 1982, and coming hot on the heels of the Pink Rhythm reissue from Be With Records. Insane synth-heavy...
Elder Jeffrey Roberson And The New Life SingersOld Time WayHigh Jazz Records
High Jazz reissue this superb gospel / modern soul / boogie LP written, composed and produced by Jeffrey Roberson, first released in 1982 on Black Diamond...
Shaolin Soul: Episode 4 EPVarious ArtistsBecause Music
Features the extended version of ‘Float On’ by The Floaters and a rare vocal version of Marvin Gaye’s ‘I’ve Got Mine’ - released in conjuction...
  • 1. The Floaters – Float On (Extended Version)
  • 2. Marvin Gaye – I’ve Got Mine (Original Vocal Version of “Turn On Some Music”)
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PagesHearthaches & PainSuncut
Suncut are back with a stunning double header from an obscure US outfit, Pages - a one-off, unique production masterminded by none other than Detroit jazz...
SkinshapeLife & LoveDloaw & Co.
Written, Recorded and Produced by Will Dorey at the Arch Studio, London, and in his bedroom. Great melting pot of styles and tunes, D.I.Y. Funk Soul Jazz....
Joseph MalikTake A LeftRamrock Red
Don't miss this...Limited Monster 7" ‘Take A Left’ is a stomping RnB monster of epic proportions that would be at home in a 1950’s juke joint from...
Gloria TaylorDeep Inside You / World That's Not RealExpansion
Killer, heartbreaking deep soul CLASSIC by Gloria Taylor - reissued via Expansion!
The Masqueraders / The Gentlemen FourDo You Love Me Baby / You Can't Keep A Good Man DownOutta Sight
Classic soul tunes reissued via Outta Sight and pressed with authentic Wand records style labels!
MildlifePhase IIResearch Records
Mildlife quartet are back with a double dose of hard-hitting, kosmiche and instrumental funk vibes!