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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!
R. Dean TaylorI Think, Therefore I Am (1970)Rare Earth
Funk soulful rock on Motown offshoot Rare EarthOriginal = USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG (has wear) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
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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...
Ümit Aksu OrkestrasıBermuda Şeytan ÜçgeniZel Zele
London-based label Zel Zele arrive with the reissue of Ümit Aksu Orkestrası’s 1975, hard-hitting, big-band / orchestral funk roller ‘Bermuda Şeytan...
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Roberta FlackFirst Take (1969)Atlantic
This essential album includes the classic protest song "Compared To What", the sultry "Tryin' Times" and more! A sumptuous fusion of soul and jazz balladry...
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Little MiltonGrits Ain't Groceries (1969)Chess
Killer Chicago funky soul on Chess. Mint original unplayed USA vinyl, drill hoe, Chess company sleeve.UNPLAYED ORIGINAL USA 45
Effie SmithHarper Valley P.T.A. Gossip / The Natural (1968)Eee Cee Records
WICKED, WICKED 60s funky rhythm and blues version of Jeannie C Riley's HArper Valley PTA - how awesome is that? Plus a lesson in hair processing on the...
Stevie WonderSongs In The Key Of LifeUniversal
One of his best ever albums. Essential. From "Black Man" and "Pastime Paradise" to "I Wish" and "As" this album is with good reason regarded as one of...
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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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Brother To BrotherChance With You (1976)Turbo Records
Seriously funky Ron Hardy/Larry Levan fave! Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of...
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Daryl Hall And John OatesDaryl Hall And John Oates (1975)RCA
Mid-70s blue-eyed soul par excellence from the Hall and the Oat.Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl...
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Vincent & PesciLittle People Blues (1972)Mainstream Records
Nice big band Funky jazzy instrumental tune on Mainstream.Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ unplayed /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at...
Johnny HammondThunder & Lightning (1973)Kudu
HEAVY organ funk on CTI/Kudu , arranged by Pee Wee Ellis, produced by Creed Taylor Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on...
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Ramsey Lewis TrioUpendo Ni Pamoja (1972)Columbia
Features the essential version of War's 'Slipping Into Darkness' and a moody 'People Make The World Go Round"! Ramsey Lewis, Cleveland Eaton and Maurice...
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The Chocolate Jam Co.A Chocolate Jam (1979)Epic
Boogie funk 12" 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...
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LimeBabe We're Gonna Love Tonight (1982)Prism
Electro boogie soul Original = USA 12" Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not...
Instant FunkBodyshine (1979)Salsoul Records
Original = USA Vinyl 12" Salsoul VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
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Jack Moss & The Soul InjectionsDo You Believe ItTramp Records
Tramp Records reissue the classic Jack Moss & Soul Injections 45, 'Do You Believe It'. A highly sought and scarcely seen record for both soul and funk...
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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,...
Mill Street DepoI May Be Right, I May Be Wrong / You Won't Support Me (1976)Stang Records
HEAVY Loft/Garage vibe uplifting proto-disco soulful bomb. This is a BAD TUNE! Unplayed original USA 45 Original USA 7"Vinyl NM- /Sleeve NM-100% Guarantee...
Ruby AndrewsJust Loving You / The Love I NeedEverland
Big, big soul dancer from 1968 as played on the northern soul scene! Nice replica Zodiac Records label too!
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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...
Sammy Davis Jr.Now (1972)MGM Records
Sammy Davis gets down with some groovy toons including funky nuff cut of Shaft (which is produced here by Isaac Hayes), although it's a little hard to...
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Save The ChildrenOriginal Motion Picture Soundtrack (1973)Motown
Live Motown album soundtrack - loads of killer tunes. USA original gatefold vinylOriginal = USA Double Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ gatefold 100% Guarantee on...
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The Final SecondsSociety / Lost On A Highway (1973)Boo-Kou
RARE Heavy wah-wah guitar Blaxploitation/Black Power funk bomb! Unplayed original USA 45 Original USA 7"Vinyl NM- /Sleeve NM-100% Guarantee on this and...
Lenny WhiteStreamline (1978)Elektra
Cosmic Funk produced by Don Mizell!Original = USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if...
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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...
ProphecyWhat Ever's Your Sign (You Got To Be Mine) (1975)Mainstream Records
WICKED rare groove funk. Arr. by TOMMY STEWART! KILLER. Original USA VInyl VG w/minor label wear (listen audio) Original USA...
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!
Robert BanksA MIghty Good Way (1967)MGM
Soul Gospel 60s groover. Mint unplayed 45
K.I.D.Don't Stop (1981)Sam Records
Boogie electro Funk on S.A.M  ORIG USA 45
Maze featuring Frankie BeverlyGolden Time Of Day (1978)Capitol
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James BrownJames Brown Plays James Brown - Today & Yesterday - James Brown At The Organ (1965)Smash Records (4)
Original USA VinylVinyl VG, sleeve VG+High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
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A Hero Ain't Nothin' But A SandwichOriginal Motion Picture Soundtrack by Hubert LawsColumbia Records (1978)
Hubert Laws soundtrack 1978 filmOriginal = USA Vinyl NM- /Sleeve NM- MINT SEALED OPENED ONCE 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
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SlapbackParty Hardy / Back Again (1982)Magic Touch Records
Big boogie funk soul tune - tough.Mint unplayed original independent label USA 45.
K-Maestro ShowbandPlease Stay / Boys Will Be Boys (1988)Starstream Record Co.
Obscure one-off Independent soul/boogie 12"Original = Original USA 12"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
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The United ImageThe African Bump / Hit ManBranding Iron Records
Heavyweight funk 45 out of Philadelphia. The group became Double Exposure Mint unplayed USA 45
Hugh MasekelaThe Boy's Doin' It (1975)Casablanca
Includes the wicked funky 'Doin' It'.Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ (in shrink)100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe...
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Alec R. CostandinosTrocadéro Bleu Citron (1978)RCA Victor
Wicked disco soundtrack from euro-disco from Cerrone-partner in crime Alec R CostandinosOriginal = USA Vinyl NM- /Sleeve NM- MINT SEALED OPENED ONCE, CUTOUT 100%...
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Harold Melvin & The Blue NotesWake Up EverybodyPhiladelphia International Records 1975
Seminal - w/Wake Up Everybody, Don't Leave Me This Way. Nuff tunes. Original USA Vinyl LP VG+ /Sleeve VG (bottom spine unglued) 100% Guarantee on this...
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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...
The EsquiresAnd Get AwayBunky
Classy Northern Soul! MINT Unplayed original 45 copy.
AlishaBaby Talk (1985)Vanguard
Electro freestyleOriginal = USA 12" 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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