• Eighties Ladies – Ladies Of The Eighties
    • Eighties Ladies – Turned On To You
    • 1. Ladies Of The Eighties
    • 2. Tell Him
    • 3. He Is Mine Forever
    • 4. Ladies Of The Eighties (Instrumental)
    • 5. I Knew That Love
    • 6. It's Easy To Move
    • 7. Sing Me
    • 8. Turned On To You

    Reissue of this amazing, one-off album produced by Roy Ayers! Vocal group Eighties Ladies was made up of the talented Susan Beaubian, Marva Hicks, Vivian Prince, Denie Corbett & Sylvia Striplin backed by an all-star line-up Roy Ayers band (including Rick James who shares the production).

    The anthemic ‘Turned on To You” and “Ladies of the Eighties” are both included in this absolutely classic boogie-funk-jazz-soul album from the start of the 80s.

    Other Releases by Eighties Ladies

    Eighties LadiesTurned On To You / Ladies Of The EightiesExpansion Records
    Iconic rare groove classic 'Turned On To You' from Denie Corbett, Marva Hicks, Susan Beaubian, Sylvia Striplin and Vivian Prince aka Eighties Ladies -...
    • Eighties Ladies – Turned On To You
    • Eighties Ladies – Ladies Of The Eighties

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    Al Hudson & The PartnersEspecially For You / CherishExpansion Records
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        Bill BrandonThe Streets Got My LadyExpansion Records
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          Sylvia StriplinGive Me Your LoveExpansion Records
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          • Sylvia Striplin – You Can't Turn Me Away
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          • Eighties Ladies – Turned On To You
          • Eighties Ladies – Ladies Of The Eighties
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          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...
          • Sylvia Striplin – You Can't Turn Me Away
          • Sylvia Striplin – Give Me Your Love
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          Pharoah SandersYou Got To Have FreedomExpansion Records
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          Gwen McCraeKeep The Fire Burning / Funky SensationExpansion Records
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          Keni BurkeRisin' To The Top / Hang TightExpansion Records
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          • Keni Burke – Risin' To The Top
          • Keni Burke – Hang Tight
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          • Norman Connors – Captain Connors (12" Mix)
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            • 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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            Ethel BeattyI Know You Care / It's Your LoveExpansion Records
            The two glorious 80s boogie tracks written and produced by Roy Ayers are released here on 7” single for the very first time. The two songs were...
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