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    Aretha: The Queen of SoulA Life in PhotographsSterling
    DELUXE HEAVY LARGE FORMAT USA INPORT HARDBACK BOOK. 50% OFF - that's £10 OFF!!! NUFF PIX! Loads and loads of amazing photographs by Meredith Ochs documenting...
    PrinceA Private ViewSt Martins Press
    SUPERB USA HARDBACK BOOK. 50% OFF RRP - THAT's £14 OFF!!!! NOT AVAILABLE NEW ON AMAZON & A BARGAIN! Introduced by Beyonce, wicked rare pix and text...
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    The Kingdom of ZydecoBy Michael Tisserand
    IMPORT USA PAPERBACK BOOK 50% OFF RETAIL PRICE. CHEAPER THAN AMAZON! There’s a musical kingdom in the American South that’s not marked on any map....
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    Gotta Go Gotta FlowLife, Love, and Lust on Chicago's South Side From the SeventiesCity Files Press
    DELUXE IMPORT USA HARDBACK BOOK. OVER £20 OFF - MORE THAN 60% OFF. A GREAT BOOKAWESOME BACK - wicked photos Chicago black club life in the 1970s. Accompanied...
    Maurice WhiteMy Life With Earth, Wind & FireAmistad
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK OVER 50% OFF! £10 OFF!!! My Life with Earth Wind, and Fire is an intimate, moving, and beautiful memoir from a man whose creativity...
    Mister Good Times: The Enthralling Life Story of a Legendary DJBy Norman JayDialogue Books
    It's Norman Jay's life innit - Buy this book! Norman Jay is the man! This is a wicked book covering Norman's DJ'ing life in music - Notting Hill Carnival,...
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    The Record Players: DJ RevolutionariesBy Bill Brewster and Frank BroughtonVirgin Books
    OVER 60% OFF RETAIL PRICE - ESSENTIAL BOOK!From the writers of 'Last Night A DJ Saved My Life', Bill Brewster & Frank Broughton have come up trumps again...
    PrinceThe Beautiful OnesCentury
    Prince was a musical genius, one of the most talented, beloved, accomplished, popular, and acclaimed musicians in pop history. But he wasn't only a musician―he...
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    What Happened Miss Simone?A BiographyCanongate
    OVER 50% OFF THIS USA HARDBACK IMPORT BOOK! Nina Simone rules! Great biography
    MotownBy Adam WhiteThames & Hudson
    This book delves deep into the success stories of Motown s powerhouse creative team, including the Holland-Dozier-Holland triumvirate, and unpicks backstories...
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    In The Spiritby Michael P Smith
    Wicked New Orleans pix!
    Otis ReddingAn Unfinished LifeCrown Archetype
    GREAT BOOK!!! SUPERB USA HARDBACK BOOK 50% OFF!!! THAT's £10 OFF!! In Otis Redding: An Unfinished Life, Jonathan Gould finally does justice to Redding's...
    SoulMemphis' Original SoundOfficina Libraria
    OVER 60% OFF THIS SUPER DELUXE LARGE FORMAT USA PHOTOGRAPHY BOOK. This book's mission is to document the legends of the Memphis soul music business. Photographer...
    Once in a Great CityA Detroit StorySimon & Schuster
    Import USA Hardback edition book NEARLY 75% OFF!!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON! As David Maraniss captures it with power and affection, Detroit summed up America's...
    Traveling SoulThe Life Of Curtis MayfieldChicago Review Press
    Curtis Mayfield was one of the seminal vocalists and most talented guitarists of his era, and his music played a vital role in the civil rights movement:...
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    Memphis Rent PartyThe Blues, Rock & Soul in Music's HometownBloomsbury
    WICKED BOOK!!!USA HARDBACK BOOK NEARLY 50% OFF!!!!The fabled city of Memphis has been essential to American music--home of the blues, the birthplace of...
    Curtis Mayfield: People Never Give Upby Peter BurnsSanctuary
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    Detroit 67The Year That Changed SoulBy Stuart CosgrovePolygon
    WICKED BOOK ONLY £5!!!!Detroit 67 is the story of Motor City in the year that changed everything. Twelve chapters take you on a turbulent year-long journey...
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    The Story of MotownBy Peter BenjaminsonRare bird books
    In January 1959 Berry Gordy borrowed $800 from his family and founded the Detroit-based record company that in less than a decade was to become the largest...
    The Most BeautifulMy Life With PrinceTrapeze
    50% OFF!!!! PAPERBACKIn The Most Beautiful, a title inspired by the hit song Prince wrote about their legendary love story, Mayte Garcia for the first...
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    Soul SurvivorA Biography of Al GreenDa Capo
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK 60% OFF!!!!Soul Survivor is the biography of a man whose life is the embodiment of the collision between the sacred and the profane,...
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    PrinceInside the Music and the MasksSt Martin's Griffin
    NEW USA IMPORT PAPERBACK £6 BARGAIN! Prince is the first book to give full treatment to his thirty-five-year career. Acclaimed music journalist Ronin...
    Brothas Be, Yo Like George, Ain't That Funkin' Kinda Hard on You?A Memoir by George ClintonAtria Books
    Import USA Paperback edition book OVER 50% OFF! Now, finally, after fifty years in the business, George Clinton is ready to deliver the whole P-Funk saga....
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    Kill 'Em and LeaveSearching for the Real James BrownOrion books
    The music of James Brown was almost a genre in its own right, and he was one of the biggest and most influential cultural figures of the twentieth century....
    The Soul Of New OrleansA Legacy Of Rhythm And BluesSwallow Publications
    Great book featuring studies and interviews with lots of 60s New Orleans legends. RECOMMENDED.
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    Where Did Our Love Go?The Rise And Fall Of The Motown SoundOmnibus Press
    Secondhand paperback in good conditionThe acclaimed best selling story of Tamla Motown records - the most successful independent record label in the world....
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    Sacred SteelInside an African American Steel Guitar TraditionUniversity of Illinois Press
    50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! LOVELY USA IMPORT PAPERBACK BOOK! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!!! Author Robert L. Stone follows the sound of steel guitar into the...
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    Mary WellsThe Tumultuous Life of Motown's First SuperstarChicago Review Press
    66% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! LOVELY USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!!!Complete with never-before-revealed details about the sex, violence,...
    Dreams to RememberOtis Redding, Stax Records, and the Transformation of Southern SoulLiveright
    60% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! DELUXE USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!!!!Based on numerous new interviews and prodigious research, Dreams to...
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    Going For A Song: A Chronicle of the UK Record Shopby Garth CartwrightFlood Gallery Publishing
    Garth Cartwright has travelled the length and breadth of the country, conducting more than 100 interviews with some of the icons of the record shop trade...
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    David RitzRespect: The Life Of Aretha FranklinLittle Brown
    30% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! LOVELY DELUXE USA IMPORT EDITION HARDBACK BOOK!!! This expansive portrait of the music legend reveals both her strengths and...
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    I Would Die 4 UWhy Prince Became an IconAtria Books
    50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK! - CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!!! "The Ultimate Prince book" QUEST LOVE
    Take Me To The RiverAl Green: An AutobiographyChicago Review Press
    OVER 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! LOVELY USA IMPORT PAPERBACK BOOK! Take Me to the River is an inspiring, unsparing, and ultimately transforming autobiography....
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    The Philly Sound BOOKPhiladelphia Soul Music and its R&B Rootsby Dave Moore (UK) and Jason Thornton (US)
    ABSOLUTELY MIND-BLOWING & STUNNING 700-page hardback book! FREE UK SHIPPING!!!!! Everything you ever wanted to know about the music of Philadelphia....
    Say It Loud (2009)My Memories Of James Brown By Don RhodesThe Lyons Press
    When Don Rhodes took his seat not far behind Michael Jackson at the funeral of the "Godfather of Soul" on December 30, 2006, it marked the close of a forty-year...
    BackbeatEarl Palmer's StorySmithsonian Institute Press
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 50% OFF. INTERESTED IN NEW ORLEANS FUNK - 100%read about New Orleans finest drummer!There he is, drumming on "Tutti Frutti," "You've...
    The Soundtrack of My LifeBy Clive DavisSimon & Schuster
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK OVER 50% OFF!! In The Soundtrack of My Life, music legend Clive Davis recounts an extraordinary five-decade career in the music...
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    MotownThe Sound of Young AmericaThames & Hudson
    The definitive, authorised visual history of the Detroit-based independent record company which became a style unto itself, a prolific and hugely successful...
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    You Are Not Alone: Michael: Through a Brother's Eyesby Jermaine JacksonSimon & Schuster
    You Are Not Alone is an intimate, loving portrait of Michael Jackson, by his brother Jermaine, illuminating the private man like never before. It is an...
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    The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture and Styleby Nelson GeorgeHarper Collins
    NEW USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK! 33% OFF!! An authoritative history of the groundbreaking syndicated television show that has become an icon of American...
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    Sweet Soul MusicRhythm And Blues And The Southern Dream Of Freedom By Peter GuralnickCanongate
    In a narrative that captures all the tumult and liberating energy of a country in division and transition, Sweet Soul Music is the story of the birth of...
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    You Should Be DancingMy Life With The Bee GeesECW PRESS
    You Should Be Dancing: My Life with the Bee Gees is an engaging and fun insider s look at an important time in music history, as chronicled by the drummer...
    BensonThe AutobiographyDa Capo
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK - 60% OFF!!!!Benson: The Autobiography follows George's remarkable rise from the ghettos of Pittsburgh to the stages of South...
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    A Change Is Gonna ComeMusic, Race And The Soul Of AmericaCanongate Books
    This volume chronicles more than 40 years of black music: from the hopeful, angry refrains of the Freedom Movement to the slick pop of Motown; from Woodstock...
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    Amy Amy AmyThe Amy Winehouse StoryOmnibus Press
    £6.99!"Author Nick Johnstone unravels the all too short life and career of one of Britain’s most brilliant and troubled stars. Amy Amy Amy tracks Winehouse’s...
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    Jackie ShaneAny Other WayNumero Group
    Known by some as one of the greatest singers and most riveting stage presences in soul music, Jackie Shane has remained largely unknown outside...
    • Jackie Shane – Sticks And Stones
    • Jackie Shane – Any Other Way
    • Jackie Shane – In My Tenement
    • Jackie Shane – Comin' Down
    • Jackie Shane – Money (That's What I Want)
    • Jackie Shane – I've Really Got The Blues
    • Jackie Shane – Send Me Some Lovin'
    • Jackie Shane – You Are My Sunshine
    • Jackie Shane – Stand Up Straight And Tall
    • Jackie Shane – Knock On Wood (live)
    Life After DarkA History of British Nightclubs & Music VenuesBy Dave Haslam
    Nightclubs and music venues are often the source of a lifetime's music taste, best friends and vivid memories. They can define a town, a city or a generation,...
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    What's Going On?Marvin Gaye And The Last Days Of The Motown SoundCanongate
    OUT OF PRINT PAPERBACK BOOK - £8 here, new copies currently start at £25 on AmazonOne the most important soul albums ever made, What's Going On established...
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