Club America: All-Night Dancing At The MapletonVarious Artists

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  • 7. Wilfred Edwards And The Caribs – Tell Me Darling
  • 8. El Dorados – Lights Are Low
  • 9. Ray Charles – Hit The Road Jack
  • 10. Percy Mayfield – Loose Lips
  • 11. Sarah Vaughan – Oh Lover
  • 12. John Lee Hooker – I'm Going Upstairs
  • 13. Chaz + 2 – Soup-Bone
  • 14. Eric Humpty Dumpty Morris Drumbago All Stars – Humpty Dumpty
  • 15. Cab Kaye with His Music from Ghana – Everything Is Go
  • 16. King Pleasure vocal with Teacho And Band – Moody Mood For Love

The Mapleton Hotel, in the heart of London’s West End, was the original home of the legendary Flamingo Club. However, it is a little known fact that there was a second club, cloistered in the basement of the Mapleton, the ‘Americana’. Here is a collection of the clubs biggest anthems from the clubs heyday!

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