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    DanteWhat Cha Been Up To?Palace Outfitters
    Two tracks of 1980s bedroom drum machine soul. These songs were recorded to four track by teenage brothers Dante and Tyrone at their home in Philadelphia.
    • Dante – What Cha Been Up To?
    • Dante – Get Down On The Dance Floor
    Dexter StoryBahirSoundway
    Dexter Story's 'Bahir' album is inspired by East Africa, with the help of an all-star cast from the USA and people he met on his journey through Africa....
    • Dexter Story – Techawit
    • Dexter Story – Bila (feat. Kibrom Birhane)
    • Dexter Story – Gold (feat. Sudan Archives)
    • Dexter Story – Ras (feat. Haile Supreme)
    • Dexter Story – Mamdooh
    • Dexter Story – Buna Be Chow (feat. Jimetta Rose)
    • Dexter Story – Electric Gurage
    • Dexter Story – Jijiga Jijiya (feat. Marie Daulne)
    • Dexter Story – Chemin De Fer
    • Dexter Story – Desta's Groove
    • Dexter Story – Shuruba Song (feat. Hamelmal Abate)
    • Dexter Story – Bahir (feat. Endeguena Mulu)
    DJ Spinna / XL Middleton & Zackey Force FunkNew Directions In Funk Vol. 4Soul Clap
    The 'New Directions In Funk' series returns with a 45 featuring three giants of the funk / house, DJ Spinna, XL Middleton & Zackey Force Funk. The artists...
    • DJ Spinna / XL Middleton & Zackey Force Funk – Dig
    • DJ Spinna / XL Middleton & Zackey Force Funk – Shotgun Lover
    Gospel Majors Of Louisville, KYReach OutJubilee
    Original gospel lp
      • Original LP£10.00
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      AbrahamsTascam's Revenge / SundialAbrahams
      Wicked, cinematic funk 45 that finally sees the light of day! Abrahams explores the sound of 60's india, 70's funk and oddball, euro-cinema on these two...
      • Abrahams – Tascam's Revenge
      • Abrahams – Sundial
      Gregg JacksonOne For The Road (The Nigel Lowis Remixes)Izipho Soul
      Revered soul producer, Nigel Lowis respectfully remixes this modern soul classic from 1982 into a surefire, dancefloor-friendly heater!
      • Gregg Jackson – One For The Road (Uptown Mix)
      • Gregg Jackson – One For The Road (Downtown Mix)
      Sampled FunkVarious ArtistsWagram
      A collection of original tracks as sampled by the likes of Daft Punk, Snoop Dogg, Method Man & Redman, Jamie xx and more! Featuring music by greats such...
        Sampled SoulVarious ArtistsWagram
        A collection of original tracks as sampled by the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Dr Dre, Massive Attack and more! Featuring music by greats such as Etta...
          • 2×LP£16.99
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          Al GreenPrecious Lord (1982)Myrrh
          Al Green gospel LP
            • Original LP£10.00
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            Aretha FranklinSparkle (1976)Atlantic
            Soundtrack to the film starring Irene Cara, composed and produced by Curtis Mayfield, with the wicked track 'Jump'.
            • Aretha Franklin – sparkle
            • Original LP£30.00
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            Bar-KaysCopy KatVolt
            Killer funk tune! Vinyl VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're...
            • Bar-Kays – Copy Kat
            B. LanceRollin' ManAtlantic (1972)
            Very rare southern funky rock/blue eyed soul from Bobby Lance - who recorded just two albums First Peace (1971) and this one in 1972. Features on Soul...
            • B. Lance – Hot Wood And Coal
            • B. Lance – She Made Me A Man
            • B. Lance – John The Rollin' Man
            • Original LP£25.00
              Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Very good and RARE USA orig. gatefold sleeve and mint vinyl in orig. shrinkwrap opened once. KILLER!

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            MegatonDigginDCA
            Killer laid-back moody mellow folk-funk instrumental cut
            • Megaton – Diggin
            • Original 7"£10.00
              Vinyl condition: VG-Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 7" vinyl has some noise
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            FlowerHeat (1979)MCA Records
            Disco 79
              • Original LP£8.99
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              Ramsey LewisThe Piano Player (1969)Cadet
              Wicked spaced-out Charles Stepney/Richard Evans production on Cadet from 1969. Features a great version of "Whenever, Wherever" as also played by Rotary...
                • Original LP£15.00
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl, pen mark on front, age wear
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                Phyllis HymanDeliver The Love / No One Can Love (1977)Buddah Records
                WICKEDDDDDD TUNE!!!! This tune is wicked! Chuggin soulful disco monster. We love this! Unplayed original USA 45
                • Phyllis Hyman – Deliver The Love
                Peace, Love & HappinessHaving A Party / We Come To Party (1979)Abab
                RARE independent late 70s Modern Soul/Funk/Boogie. The A is a nice tune but the B side has is a definite rare groove bomb (with a funny sing-a-long intro) Unplayed...
                • Peace, Love & Happiness – Having A Party
                • Peace, Love & Happiness – We Come To Party
                Living SoundThe Living Sound (1973)Light Records
                Crazy christian funk and soul
                  • Original LP£15.00
                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl

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                  Mike & The CensationsDon't Mess With Me / There Is Nothing I Can Do About ItLuv N' Haight
                  Super sweet, low-rider soul, as sampled by Nicolas Jaar and many others. Killer!
                  • Mike & The Censations – Don't Mess With Me
                  • Mike & The Censations – There Is Nothing I Can Do About It
                  The OlympicsMine ExclusivelySoul Fox Records
                  Northern soul monster!Original unplayed USA 7"Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of...
                  • The Olympics – Mine Exclusively (Instrumental)
                  The Valentine BrothersMoney's Too Tight (To Mention) (1982)Bridge Records (5)
                  It's a classic!Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl VG only /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're...
                  • The Valentine Brothers – Money's Too Tight (To Mention)
                  The RimshotsSuper Disco (1976)Stang Records
                  Funky disco groover Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl VG /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're...
                  • The Rimshots – Super Disco
                  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...
                  • Sweet Music – I Get Lifted
                  • Sweet Music – I Get Lifted (Instrumental)
                  • Original 7"£10.00
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                  New World MusicIntellectual ThinkingNumero Group
                  Numero reissue this gloopy, syrupy Californian electrofunk / proto-techno gem from 1985. BIG on the wants list!
                  • New World Music – Intellectual Thinking
                  • New World Music – Across The Water (Edit)
                  • New World Music – Music For All People
                  Patti LabelleIt's Alright With Me (1979)Epic
                  Featuring the classic soul-disco title track from Philly's first lady!
                  • Patti Labelle – It's Alright With Me
                  • Original LP£10.00
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                  BADBADNOTGOOD & Little DragonTriedNinja Tune
                  Canadian jazz group BADBADNOTGOOD unite with Swedish electronic band Little Dragon for a beautiful and melancholic single, 'Tried'.The single follows a...
                  • BADBADNOTGOOD & Little Dragon – Tried
                  Chaka KhanChaka Khan (1982)Warner Bros. Records
                  Produced by Arif Mardin
                    • Original LP£7.99
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                    Ronnie FosterDelight (1979)CBS
                    Top fusion from keyboardist Foster with heavyweight accompaniment from Ndugu Chancler, George Benson, Phyllis Hyman and more.
                    • Ronnie Foster – Argentina
                    • Original LP£9.99
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                    OmniDon't Be Selfish / Keys To The City (1980)Fountain Records
                    Wicked soulful boogie funk jazz fusion on the flip 'Keys to the City' VG+/VG+
                      James BrownI Got You (I Feel Good)King Records (3)
                      Seminal stuff
                        • Original LP£40.00
                          Vinyl condition: VGSleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl LP original first pressing MONO black King label, thick card, taped top spine, surface marks plays well
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                        LabelleNightbirds (1974)Epic
                        Voulez-vous coucher...it's creole "Lady Marmalade"!
                        • Labelle – Lady Marmalade
                        • Original LP£9.99
                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl, some sleeve wear
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                        FunkadelicOne Nation Under A Groove (1978)Warner Bros
                        AWESOME, classic p-funk from George Clinton and Co! Essential album!
                        • Funkadelic – One Nation Under One Groove
                        • Original LP£30.00
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                        Lucky Brown & The S.G.'sSweet Tea (With My Sweetie)Tramp Tapes
                        A solid deepfunk 2-sider complete with a Texas barbecued guitar feature up front, and jalapeño spiced trombone to take out side one. Then, on the flip:...
                        • Lucky Brown & The S.G.'s – Sweet Tea (With My Sweetie)
                        • Lucky Brown & The S.G.'s – More Sweet Tea
                        14KTThe Power of Same (inc. Kaidi Tatham remix)First Word Records
                        LA beatmaker, 14KT comes correct with some heavy soul vibes for First Word! Backed with a fix from the one and only Kaidi Tatham!
                        • 14KT – The Power of Same (feat. Muhsinah)
                        • 14KT – The Power of Same (Kaidi Tatham Remix) [feat. Muhsinah]
                        Carlton Jumel Smith / Cold Diamond & MinkThis Is What Love Looks LikeTimmion
                        Prolific soul man Carlton Jumel Smith made a fresh opening into deep vintage soul sounds with his Timmion single debut. Now he's back for more with the...
                        • Carlton Jumel Smith – This Is What Love Looks Like! (feat. Cold Diamond & Mink)
                        • Cold Diamond & Mink – This Is What Love Looks Like! (Instrumental)
                        • 1. Carlton Jumel Smith – This Is What Love Looks Like! (feat. Cold Diamond & Mink)
                        • 2. Cold Diamond & Mink – This Is What Love Looks Like! (Instrumental)
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                        Sticky FingersWastin' My Love / Party Song (1979)Prelude Records
                        Stormin NYC disco on Prelude, 79, produced by Francois Kervorkian Unplayed original USA 45 Original USA 7"Vinyl NM- /Sleeve NM-100% Guarantee on this...
                        • Sticky Fingers – Wastin' My Love
                        Aretha FranklinArethaArista
                          • Original LP£10.00
                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl , writing on cover
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                          The JacksonsDestiny (1978)Epic
                          "Blame It on The Boogie", "Shake Your Body Down To The Ground" - the last great Jacksons album - a disco masterpiece!Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+...
                            • Original LP£9.99
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                            Ramsey LewisSolar Wind (1974)CBS
                            Nice, relaxed mid-70s release of funky sounds from Ramsey Lewis. Includes version of 'Summer Breeze'.
                              • Original LP£15.00
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                              Gloria GaynorStories (1980)Polydor
                                • Original LP£7.99
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                                Lani HallSweet Bird (1976)A&M Records
                                The fantastic ex-vocalist from Sergio Mendes' group.
                                  • Original LP£9.99
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                                  L.T.D.Togetherness (1978)A&M Records
                                  1978 LP
                                  • L.T.D. – Holding On (When Love Is Gone)
                                  • Original LP£10.00
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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...
                                  • Ramsey Lewis Trio – Slipping Into Darkness
                                  • Ramsey Lewis Trio – People Make The World Go Round
                                  • Original LP£15.00
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                                  Al Hudson & The PartnersYou Can Do It / I Don't Want You To Leave Me (1979)MCA Records
                                    • Original 12"£6.99
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                                    Aretha FranklinAlmighty Fire (1978)Atlantic
                                    Aretha, 78, produced by Curtis MayfieldOriginal USA vinyl minst, sealed, opened once
                                      • Original LP£15.00
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                                      Isaac HayesDon't Let Go (1979)Polydor
                                      • Isaac Hayes – Don't Let Go
                                      • Original LP£10.00
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                                      Rick JamesGlowGordy
                                      Boogie funk, 1985