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    Retta YoungYoung And RestlessExpansion Records
    First reissues of this beautiful soul album from 1976. Originals of this one going for big money online. The CD is the first issue here in this...
    • Retta Young – Really Really
    • Retta Young – Now Or Never
    • Retta Young – Just Look Into His Eyes
    • Retta Young – We're So In Love
    • Retta Young – I Love My Jim
    • Retta Young – My Love Is On His Way
    • Retta Young – That's How Some Men Are
    • Retta Young – Our Way Of Loving
    • Retta Young – Let's Make Up For Lost Time
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    The Como MamasMove UpstairsDaptone Records
    Third album on Daptone records from gospel queens The Como Mamas. This is one of the heaviest albums Daptone have cut to date - raw and...
    • The Como Mamas – Move Upstairs
    • The Como Mamas – Out Of The Wilderness
    • The Como Mamas – Count Your Blessings
    • The Como Mamas – He's Calling Me
    • The Como Mamas – 99 And A Half Won't Do
    • The Como Mamas – Almighty God Mighty God
    • The Como Mamas – I Can't Thank Him Enough
    • The Como Mamas – So Good To Me
    • The Como Mamas – Glory Glory Hallelujah
    • The Como Mamas – He's Mine
    • The Como Mamas – I Know I've Been Changed
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    I Want To Take You HigherThe Life and Times of Sly & The Family StoneBackbeat Books
    Author Jeff Kaliss scored the first face-to-face interview with the reclusive superstar in over 20 years, making this book a must-read for any rock 'n'...
    The PretendersJust Be Yourself (Kon Remix) / Just Be Yourself (Extended Version)Family Groove Records
    The Pretenders "Just Be Yourself" is a highly in demand and hard to find Modern Soul track originally found on Carnival Records. The excellent Family...
    • The Pretenders – Just Be Yourself (Kon Remix)
    • The Pretenders – Just Be Yourself (Extended Version)
    John & Arthur SimmsNever Had A Dream Come True (1980)Casablanca
    Hmm ballad
    • John & Arthur Simms – Never Had A Dream Come True (Mono)
    Susan PhillipsSoft Sexy SoulSoul Brother Records
    One of the most elusive Soul LP’s of all time, a truly Holy Grail album. Few copies have ever surfaced, it is so rare that many collectors doubt if it...
      BreakwaterWork It Out - The Very Best Of Breakwater (RSD 2017)Expansion
      This limited edition release offers a unique collection of Breakwater’s finest recordings from their time at Arista. This critically acclaimed music...
        MainstreamModern Soul 1969-1976VariousKent Dance
        The New York label concentrated on soul in the 70s: Philly-style dancers, beautiful ballads and smouldering southern productions. Featuring Lenny...
          OC SmithHickory Holler Revisited (1968)Columbia
          O.C. Smith began as a jazz vocalist and later moved into country and R&B. The Louisiana vocalist was hired to replace Joe Williams in Count Basie's band...
            Rodney FranklinMarathon (1984)Columbia
            Fusion, 84. Orig UK vinyl
              • Original LP£8.99
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              José FelicianoSouled (1968)RCA Victor
              Original USA vinylOriginal = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're...
                Soul 70Collectors 7" Box SetSoul Jazz Records
                LAST COPIES EVER!! GOING FAST!! Soul Jazz Records’  Soul 7” Box Set comprising five fantastic 70s soul seven-inch singles reproduced...
                • Arnold Blair – Trying To Get Next To You
                • Arnold Blair – I Won The Big Deal
                • Brief Encounter – Total Satisfaction
                • Brief Encounter – Human
                • Johnny Adams – Feel The Beat, Feel The Heat
                • Johnny Adams – Spanish Harlem
                • Norma Jean – I've Taken Over
                • Norma Jean – Raising Hell
                • Richard Brown – Sweet and Kind
                • Richard Brown – Don't Listen To The Grapevine
                VariousTexas Soul '66 (RSD 2017)History Of Soul
                This is the third LP in HoS's highly regarded series of Texas soul albums, with the timeframe moving onto 1966. By this time, soul, in all its forms...
                  Twinkie ClarkAwake O ZionAthens of the North
                  Gospel disco dance-floor filler from one of The Clark Sisters! First time on a 7" - another essential one from AOTN!  
                  • Twinkie Clark – Awake O Zion
                  • Twinkie Clark – Power
                  Lou RawlsLive! (1966)Capitol Records
                  Produced by David Axelrod
                    • Original LP£10.00
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                    First ChoiceGuilty / Wake Up To Me (1974)Philly Groove Records
                    Classic Philly disco original 45
                    • First Choice – Guilty
                    Sly StoneHigh On YouEpic
                    Sly Stone, 1975
                      • LP (180 gram)£18.99
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                      Teena MarieOoo La La La: The Epic AnthologySoulMusic Records
                      SoulMusic Records presents “Ooo La La La – The Epic Anthology,” a superb 2-CD set by the late, great Teena Marie, who remains revered as...
                      Killer Philly sound album - with MFSB, produced by Thom Bell. 'I'm Gonna Getcha' is a wicked tune!
                      • Spinners – I'm Gonna Getcha
                      • Original LP£9.99
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                      Area Code 615Trip In The CountryPolydor
                      RARE ALBUM! THE definitive delta swamp rock/country-meets-rock-jazz-soul album. Groundbreaking release for A-team Nashville session players who wanted...
                      • Area Code 615 – Stone Fox Chase
                      • Area Code 615 – Devil Weed And Me (Buffalo Herd)
                      Ashford & SimpsonStay Free (1979)Warner
                      Includes the classic Paradise Garage anthem "Stay Free"USA ORIGINAL VINYL
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Found A Cure
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Stay Free
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Dance Forever
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Nobody Knows
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Crazy
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Finally Got To Me
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Follow Your Heart
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Found A Cure (Single Version) [CD only bonus track]
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Nobody Knows (Single Version) [CD only bonus track]
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Stay Free (Mike Maurro Groove Mix) [CD only bonus track]
                      • Ashford & Simpson – Found A Cure (A Tom Moulton Mix) [CD only bonus track]
                      James Brown's Funky People (Part 2)VariousGet On Down
                      Part 2 of this essential collection - repressed and given a fresh, shiny new look!This is another amazing collection of James Brown’s funky friends,...
                      • Bobby Byrd – I Know You Got Soul
                      • Hank Ballard & The Midnight Lovers – From The Love Side
                      • Marva Whitney – What Do I Have To Do To Prove My Love To You
                      • Maceo & The Macks – Soul Power '74
                      • 1. Bobby Byrd – I Know You Got Soul
                      • 2. Hank Ballard & The Midnight Lovers – From The Love Side
                      • 3. Marva Whitney – What Do I Have To Do To Prove My Love To You
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                      Sammy Davis Jr.Portrait Of Sammy Davis, Jr. (1972)MGM Records
                      With groovy die-cut sleeve
                        • Original LP£10.00
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                        Earth, Wind & FireBrazilian RhymeAthens Of The North
                        Another big one from The Athens Of The North Camp - The full vocal, never before released version of Brazilian Rhyme! The track is an uncredited...
                        • Earth, Wind & Fire – BRAZILIAN RHYME (Unreleased Extended Mix)
                        • Earth, Wind & Fire – My Love
                        Dellie HoskieI'll Take You There / A Change Is Gonna ComeNoble Records
                        Rare independent 45 cut by unknown singer of The Staple Singers' I'll Take You There, c. 72Orig. USA 45
                        • Dellie Hoskie – I'll Take You There
                        Earth, Wind & Fire The Best Of Earth Wind & Fire Vol. I (1978)CBS
                        The best of EWF's late seventies period and the only album where you can get the tracks "September" and "Love Music"!
                          • LP + Download Code£21.99
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                          • Original LP£7.99
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                          Frank-OFlashbacks (1987)Traction Records
                          Orig. USA vinyl LP from great southern soul singer Frank-O
                            The DellsI Want My MommaCadet
                            Funky Dells!
                            • The Dells – I Want My Momma
                            Ned Doheny Hard Candy Be With Records
                            Remastered reissue of the hugely indemand 1976 ‘Hard Candy’ LP from South California singer/songwriter Ned Doheny. A man with a beautiful voice...
                            • Ned Doheny – Get It Up For Love
                            • Ned Doheny – If You Should Fall
                            Thelma Houston & Jerry ButlerThelma & Jerry (1977)Motown
                            Thelma Houston and Jerry Butler, 'together for the first time'! Recorded in Chicago, 1977, with versions of Stevie's "Joy Inside My Tears" and...
                              Vinyl finally in stock! Highly anticipated 2nd album from bass virtuoso - Thundercat! Featuring an all star cast including Flying Lotus, Kendrick...
                              • Thundercat – Rabbot Ho
                              • Thundercat – Captain Stupido
                              • Thundercat – Uh Uh
                              • Thundercat – Bus in These Streets
                              • Thundercat – A Fan’s Mail (Tron Song Suite II)
                              • Thundercat – Lava Lamp
                              • Thundercat – Jethro
                              • Thundercat – Day & Night
                              • Thundercat – Show You The Way [ft. Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins]
                              • Thundercat – Walk on By [ft. Kendrick Lamar]
                              • Thundercat – Blackkk
                              • Thundercat – Tokyo
                              • Thundercat – Jameel’s Space Ride
                              • Thundercat – Friend Zone
                              • Thundercat – Them Changes
                              • Thundercat – Where I’m Going
                              • Thundercat – Drink Dat [ft. Wiz Khalifa]
                              • Thundercat – Inferno
                              • Thundercat – I Am Crazy
                              • Thundercat – 3AM
                              • Thundercat – Drunk
                              • Thundercat – The Turn Down [ft. Pharrell]
                              • Thundercat – DUI
                              Cat StevensIzitso (1977)A&M
                              Disco not disco classic from Cat Stevens! The proto-electro quirky dance track "Was Dog A Doughnut" was well ahead of its time and still sounds fresh today...
                              • Cat Stevens – was dog a doughnut
                              Douglas BanksI Just Kept On DancingSoul Tribe
                              Etta James and Doug Banks 7" released in 2016 and the first time these two killer tracks have been pressed as one.
                                Twisted Wheel IIVariousOutta Sight
                                From its opening in 1963 until its final emotive all-nighter, starring US soul legend Edwin Starr in January 1971, the Twisted Wheel played host to almost...
                                • The O'Jays – I Dig Your Act
                                • Jackie Lee – The Duck
                                • Roscoe Robinson – That's Enough
                                • Betty Everett – I've Got A Claim For You
                                • The Jaynettes – Sally, Go Round The Roses
                                Harlem River DriveIdle HandsSoul Brother Records
                                Eddie and Charlie Palmieri's group Harlem River Drive with the legendary Pretty Purdie on drums! Latin fuelled jazz funk fusion at it's finest! 
                                • Harlem River Drive – Idle Hands
                                • Harlem River Drive – Seeds Of Life
                                The Last SultanThe Life And Times Of Ahmet ErtegunSimon & Schuster
                                Import USA Paperback edition book 40% Off Original price! The Last Sultan is the definitive biography of a man who changed popular culture throughout...
                                John FreemanDynamite (1977)Dakar Records
                                Funk tune! Vocal + instrumentalOriginal unplayed USA 45
                                • John Freeman – Dynamite
                                HosannaHipit (1975)Calla Records
                                Funk proto-disco soulful tune
                                • Hosanna – Hipit - Part 1 (Vocal)
                                Hard DriversSince I Was a Little GirlAthens Of The North
                                This Disco Funk Banger was discovered reasonably late in the game on the Deepfunk scene,. Vivian Lee's big powerful vocal over the pushy backing is what...
                                • Hard Drivers – Since I Was a Little Girl
                                • Hard Drivers – Straight Talk