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    Johnny ScottFeeling With FeelingsPortra Records
    Independent label Modern soul/crossover blues LP Original = Original USA LP Vinyl NM-/Sleeve NM- (in shrink) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
      Cheryl PattersonForgive Me / He's A Stallion (1988)Gallery II Records
      Independent label Modern soul/crossover original 12" Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl NM-/Sleeve NM- (in shrink) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
      • Cheryl Patterson – Forgive Me
      Eddie DrennonIt Don'T Mean A Thing (1978)Casablanca
      Latin disco soulOriginal = USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
        Pieces Of A DreamJoyride (1986)Elektra
        Original = Original USA pressing LP VG+ /Sleeve NM- in shrink100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy...
        Pointer SistersMercury Rising (1986)RCA Victor
        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 we're...
          Ashford & SimpsonSend It (1977)Warner Bros
          Includes the huge disco hits "Don't Cost You Nothing" and "Bourgie Bourgie"
          • Ashford & Simpson – By Way Of Love's Express
          • Ashford & Simpson – Let Love Use Me
          • Ashford & Simpson – Don't Cost You Nothing
          • Ashford & Simpson – Send It
          • Ashford & Simpson – Top Of The Stairs
          • Ashford & Simpson – Too Bad
          • Ashford & Simpson – Bourgie Bourgie
          • Ashford & Simpson – Waited Too Long
          • Ashford & Simpson – Don't Cost You Nothing (12" Disco Mix) BONUS CD TRACK
          • Ashford & Simpson – Bourgié Bourgié (Joe Claussell's Classic Remix) BONUS CD TRACK
          • Ashford & Simpson – Send It (Single Version) BONUS CD TRACK
          • Ashford & Simpson – Don't Cost You Nothing (Single Version) BONUS CD TRACK
          • Original LP£10.00
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          Ernie Lee BanksAre You Ready To Be Loved (1990)After Dark Records
          Modern soul/crossover original 12" Original = Original USA 12" Vinyl NM-/Sleeve NM- (in shrink) 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
          • Ernie Lee Banks – Are You Ready To Be Loved
          The Philly Sound BOOKPhiladelphia Soul Music and its R&B Rootsby Dave Moore (UK) and Jason Thornton (US)
          B 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...
          Betty WrightOne Step Up, Two Steps Back (1984)Jamaica Records
          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 we're not happy' or...
          • Betty Wright – One Step Up, Two Steps Back
          David HudsonPump It (1979)Alston Records
          Alston/TK Disco 78Original USA 12" Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy...
          • David Hudson – Pump It
          Sunny & The SunlinersGet Down / Cross My HeartBig Crown Records
          Reissue of two rare Sunny & The Sunliners' cover versions! On the a-side is a version of 'Get Down' backed with their take on Billy Stewart's classic 'Cross...
          • Sunny & The Sunliners – Get Down
          • Sunny & The Sunliners – Cross My Heart
          Pure IceLive & Let LiveKris Records
          Independent label early 70s 'Staple Singers' styled Soul-Funk mover!Unplayed original USA 45 Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ (unplayed deadstock but has some...
          • Pure Ice – Live & Let Live
          Club Classics: 50 Years Of Northern SoulVarious ArtistsCharly
          Definitive northern soul collection from Charly - everyone a winner!
          • Linda Jones – You Hit Me Like TNT
          • Benny Spellman – Fortune Teller
          • Clarence Murray – Don’t Talk Like That
          • Little Richie – Just Another Heartache
          • Alvin Cash & The The Crawlers – Twine Time
          • Lee Dorsey – Ride Your Pony
          • The COD’S – Michael
          • The Du-ettes – Every Beat Of My Heart
          • The Sharpees – Do The 45
          • Joe Simon – The Girl’s Alright With Me
          Mo KoloursInner SymbolsFive Easy Pieces
          Raw, lo-fi electronic soul music from 22a affiliate, Mo Kolours! Layered up from vocal loops, percussion and primitive drum machine sequences before being...
          • Mo Kolours – For Real
          • Mo Kolours – Mental Time Dub
          • Mo Kolours – Right Before My Eyes
          • Mo Kolours – Without Strife
          • Mo Kolours – Fade Away
          • Mo Kolours – Real With You
          • Mo Kolours – Thanks and Praise
          • Mo Kolours – We People
          • Mo Kolours – My Love Medley
          • Mo Kolours – Inner Symbols
          • Mo Kolours – Go To Sleep
          • Mo Kolours – Push It Now
          • Mo Kolours – Sacred Drums
          Leroy HutsonLove Oh LoveAcid Jazz
          Acid Jazz reissue of Leroy Hutson’s first solo album after leaving The Impressions. Considered one of the best soul albums released in the summer of...
          • Leroy Hutson – So In Love With You
          • Leroy Hutson – Love Oh Love
          • Leroy Hutson – When You Smile
          • Leroy Hutson – Getting It On (Theme For The "Jay Johnson Affair")
          • Leroy Hutson – Time Brings On A Change
          • Leroy Hutson – I'll Be There, I'll Still Care
          • Leroy Hutson – I'm In Love With You Girl
          • Leroy Hutson – As Long As There's Love Around
          Gil Scott-HeronPieces Of A Man (1971)Flying Dutchman
          Must-have Gil Scott-Heron album featuring "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" and "Home Is Where The Hatred Is".
          • Gil Scott-Heron – The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
          • Gil Scott-Heron – Lady Day And John Coltrane
          • Gil Scott-Heron – Home Is Where The Hatred Is
          • Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man
          Leroy HutsonUnforgettableAcid Jazz
          Acid Jazz present the deluxe reissue of ‘Unforgettable’, Leroy Hutson's seventh and final album on Curtom Records. Features ‘Right Or Wrong’, ‘(You...
          • Leroy Hutson – Unforgettable
          • Leroy Hutson – (You Put The) Funk In My Life
          • Leroy Hutson – Right Or Wrong
          • Leroy Hutson – So Nice
          • Leroy Hutson – Lonely Without You
          • Leroy Hutson – More Where That Came From
          • Leroy Hutson – So Nice (Extended)
          • Leroy Hutson – Now That I Found You
          • Leroy Hutson – Love You Down
          100% Pure PoisonWindy C CollectionDynamite Cuts
          Key tracks from this classic jazz-funk rarity from 1974 gets reissued into 45s collection via Dynamite Cuts. Limited 2x7"pack available now!
          • 100% Pure Poison – Windy C
          • 100% Pure Poison – Puppet on a chain
          • 100% Pure Poison – No more city, no more country
          • 100% Pure Poison – Hole in my shoes
          Northern Soul Story: The Start Of An EraVarious ArtistsJasmine Records
          A killer selection of rare and collectible, original American recordings that would themselves influence the kind of recordings that would actually define...
          The ShacksThe ShacksBig Crown Records
          Lysergic pop duo from US expand on their EP of the same title with an LP re-release plus bonus tracks that weren't on the 10".
          • The Shacks – This Strange Effect
          • The Shacks – Left It With The Moon
          • The Shacks – Orchids
          • The Shacks – Audrey Hepburn
          • The Shacks – Tidal Waves
          • The Shacks – Rain
          • The Shacks – Hands In Your Pockets
          • The Shacks – Strange Boy
          • The Shacks – Fly Fishing
          • The Shacks – Audrey (Spending All My Time With You)
          • The Shacks – No Surprise
          Stevens & FosterI Want To Be Love / What Would I HaveEverland
          Very little is know about the apparent duo Stevens & Foster who had this self produced release in 1977 on the Jerri Records label from Atlanta, Georgia...
          • Stevens & Foster – What Would I Have If I Didn't Have You
          • Stevens & Foster – I Want To Be Love
          Coke EscovedoI Won't Change A Thing / RebirthExpansion Records
          Expansion reissue this hugely in demand northern / crossover soul record from Mexican / American percussion legend, Coke Escovedo!
          • Coke Escovedo – I Won't Change A Thing
          • Coke Escovedo – Rebirth
          Jackson SistersJackson SistersMr. Bongo
          Mr. Bongo reissue the group's only album album, originally released in 1976. Includes the massive rare-groove classic, 'I Believe In Miracles'! ESSENTIAL...
          • Jackson Sisters – When Your Love Is Gone
          • Jackson Sisters – Maybe
          • Jackson Sisters – Why Do Fools Fall In Love
          • Jackson Sisters – Day In The Blue
          • Jackson Sisters – Rockin' On My Porch
          • Jackson Sisters – Boy, You're Dynamite
          • Jackson Sisters – Rock Steady
          • Jackson Sisters – Miracles
          • Jackson Sisters – (Why Can't We Be) More Than Just Friends
          • Jackson Sisters – Shake Her Loose
          SeptimusWe Want A Piece Of The PieCultures Of Soul
          The album We Want A Piece Of The Pie is the product of a joint effort between Los Angeles songwriter/producer Anthony Browne and the Woolfolk Brothers...
          • Septimus – We Want A Piece Of The Pie
          • Septimus – You're A Mind Blower
          • Septimus – Take Love Where You Find It
          • Septimus – The Funks On You
          • Septimus – Love Will Find A Way
          • Septimus – Jeepers Creepers
          • Septimus – Party Ya'll
          • Septimus – We Want A Piece Of The Pie (Reprise)
          Yazmin LaceyWhen the Sun Dips 90 DegreesFirst Word Records
          First Word presents a new EP from singer songwriter and former Brownswood bubbler Yazmin Lacey. Laid back, neo-soul vibes!
          • Yazmin Lacey – 90 Degrees
          • Yazmin Lacey – Something My Heart Trusts
          • Yazmin Lacey – Burn & Rise
          • Yazmin Lacey – Heaven
          • Yazmin Lacey – Body Needs Healing
          The MajesticsClass A / Key To LoveSoul Jazz Records
          Unbelievably rare old-school party rap 45 single - recently sold for £600 on discogs! NEW LTD. edition of 300 copies. Only available EXCLUSIVELY to...
          • The Majestics – Class A
          • The Majestics – Key To Love
          O.V. WrightFour & Twenty EldersCreed Records
          Southern soul
          • O.V. Wright – Four & Twenty Elders
          • Original 7"£15.00
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          Steve MasonEverything is Gonna Be Alright / There’s a Man UpstairsThe Preservation Project
          The Preservation Project unearth this rousing, super-rare gospel monster from Steve Mason!
          • Steve Mason – Everything is Gonna Be Alright
          • Steve Mason – There’s a Man Upstairs
          Dos SantosLogosInternational Anthem Recording Company
          Another hot record coming straight out of Chicago courtesy of the good people at International Anthem. Anyone who copped a copy of the Dos Santos 7" earlier...
          • Dos Santos – Acábame
          • Dos Santos – Córdva
          • Dos Santos – Return Y Regreso
          • Dos Santos – Logos
          • Dos Santos – Caminante
          • Dos Santos – Purísima
          • Dos Santos – Manos Ajenas (Touch You Every Day)
          • Dos Santos – How Far Are We From Here?
          • Dos Santos – Coda
          • Dos Santos – Sole Party
          • Dos Santos – (You Are) My Revolution
          • LP£21.99
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          OKeh 'The R&B Years 1953-62'Various ArtistsOutta Sight
          A collection of classics from OKeh's crucial R&B era! Featuring gems from the likes of Big Maybelle, Titus Turner and more!
          • Titus Turner – Big Mary's
          • Jolly Boy Shepard – You Care
          • Big Maybelle – I Got A Feeling
          • Marie Knight – Come On Baby (Hold My Hand)
          • Billy La Mont – I'm Gonna Try
          InfinityPut Everything in PlaceAthens Of The North
          Athens Of The North's reissue this killer disco-funk gem from Infinity - another monster, crossover dancer that's gone well under the radar!
          • Infinity – Put Everything in Place
          • Infinity – Party Man
          InfinityQueen Of My UniverseAthens Of The North
          Top modern soul / disco obscurity by Infinity that goes for big money! Big spin for all the usual disco suspects. Don't sleep!!!
          • Infinity – Queen of My Universe
          • Infinity – Up
          Sunny & The SunlinersLittle Brown Eyed SoulBig Crown Records
          A sweet, low rider / brown eyed soul music classic from 1968, reissued via Big Crown!
          • Sunny & The Sunliners – Cross My Heart
          • Sunny & The Sunliners – Outside Looking In
          • Sunny & The Sunliners – I'll Be There
          • Sunny & The Sunliners – Together
          • Sunny & The Sunliners – Boogaloo Down Broadway
          Kenny LupperDo The Best You Can / He Is So Wonderful (1975)Mankind
          Uplifting soulful gospel groover (1975) Unplayed original USA 45 Original USA 7"Vinyl NM- /Sleeve NM-100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at...
          • Kenny Lupper – Do The Best You Can
          Oscar Brown Jr.Feel The Fire / The Lone Ranger (1973)Atlantic
          Groovy funky soul jazz on Atlantic 73 Unplayed original USA 45 Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ (unplayed but some minor backgrounds pops etc) /Sleeve NM-100%...
          • Oscar Brown Jr. – Feel The Fire
          Robin KenyattaStompin' At The Savoy (1974)Atlantic
          Unusual jazz album as it brings together not only jazz groovers like Billy Harper (Strata East), Brazil's finest arranger Deodato and is part recorded...
            Kadhja BonetChildqueenFat Possum Records
            Equal parts compelling and experimental, this stunning, vivid soul album from a truly unique talent, Kadhja Bonet - huge recommendation from us!
            • Kadhja Bonet – Procession
            • Kadhja Bonet – Childqueen
            • Kadhja Bonet – Another Time Lover
            • Kadhja Bonet – Delphine
            • Kadhja Bonet – Thoughts Around Tea
            • Kadhja Bonet – Joy
            • Kadhja Bonet – Wings
            • Kadhja Bonet – Mother Maybe
            • Kadhja Bonet – Second Wind
            • New LP (Coloured Vinyl)£17.99
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            ADC BandLong Stroke (1978)Cotillion
            Boogie funk 78
              • Original LP£10.00
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              King CurtisPlays The Great Memphis HitsATCO Records
              Legendary sax man does MemphisOriginal = USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're...
              • King Curtis – Hold On, I'm Comin'
              • King Curtis – Green Onions
              Jonny DropThe Looking GlassAlbert’s Favourites
              Albert's Favourites have pulled some blinding releases out the bag for 2018, The Expansions and Modified Man are the pick of the bunch for us here so far....
              • Jonny Drop – The Looking Glass feat. Sarah Williams White (7" Version)
              • Jonny Drop – The Looking Glass feat. Sarah Williams White (Julien Dyne Remix)
              Eloise LawsEloise Laws (1980)Liberty
              1980 album Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG (wear)100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
                MNEKLanguageVirgin EMI Records
                Still only 23 years old, MNEK has already clocked up an astonishing ten years in the business, having signed a publishing deal aged just 14. With his early...
                  CerroneLove In C Minor (1977)Cotillion
                  Epic disco grooviness.
                  • Cerrone – Love In C Minor
                  • Cerrone – Black Is Black
                  • Cerrone – Midnite Lady
                  • Original LP£12.00
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                  SyreetaSet My Love In Motion (1981)Tamla
                  Essential album from Mrs Stevie Wonder featuring the super-tough Larry Levan Paradise Garage classic "Can't Shake Your Love"! Tip!
                  • Syreeta – Can't Shake Your Love
                  • Original LP£9.99
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                  MandrillSolidUnited Artists
                  Wicked psych-y cosmic latin jazz funk from Brooklyn's Mandrill. Includes the seminal Nuyorican latin fave 'Solid'
                  • Mandrill – Solid
                  • Reissue LP£12.99
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                  Aretha FranklinSoul '69 (1969)Atlantic
                  Another unquestionably ESSENTIAL late-sixties standard-setting soul album from the undisputed queen of soul, Aretha Franklin! This is truly amazing music...
                    • CD£7.99
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                    • Original LP£25.00
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                    Creative SourceCreative Source (1973)Polydor
                    Superb soul album featuring the classic tracks: "You Cant Hide Love" & "Who Is He And What Is He To You". A must have album.
                    • Creative Source – You Can't Hide Love
                    • Creative Source – Who Is He And What Is He To You
                    • Original LP£20.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl gatefold, some sleeve wear, sticker removal mark
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                    • Reissue LP£12.99
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                    • CD£14.99
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                    The Du-RitesGamma Ray Funk / Fish SammichOld Maid Entertainment
                    Multi-instrumentalists J-Zone (Jay Mumford) and Pablo Martin re-ignite their Du-Rites project with this new double sided funk attack!
                    • The Du-Rites – Gamma Ray Funk
                    • The Du-Rites – Fish Sammich