Sun Ra Singles Volume 1: The Definitive 45s Collection 1952-1961

      • 1. Sun Ra – I Am An Instrument
      • 2. Sun Ra – I Am Strange
      • 3. The Nu Sounds – Chicago Usa
      • 4. The Nu Sounds – Spaceship Lullaby
      • 5. The Cosmic Rays – Daddy's Gonna Tell You No Lie
      • 6. The Nu Sounds – A Foggy Day
      • 7. Billie Hawkins – I'm Coming Home
      • 8. Billie Hawkins – Last Call For Love
      • 9. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Soft Talk
      • 10. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Super Blonde
      • 11. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Saturn
      • 12. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Call For All Demons
      • 13. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Demon's Lullaby
      • 14. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Supersonic Jazz
      • 15. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Medicine For A Nightmare
      • 16. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Urnack
      • 17. The Qualities – It's Christmas Time
      • 18. The Qualities – Happy New Year To You!
      • 19. Yochanan – M Uck M Uck (Matt Matt)
      • 20. Yochanan – Hot Skillet Moma
      • 21. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Bye Bye
      • 22. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Somebody's In Love
      • 23. The Cosmic Rays – Dreaming
      • 24. Sun Ra – Daddy's Gonna Tell You No Lie
      • 25. The Sun Ra Arkestra – October
      • 26. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Adventure In Space
      • 27. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Hours After
      • 28. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Great Balls Of Fire
      • 29. Hatty Randolph – Round Midnight
      • 30. Hatty Randolph – Back In Your Own Back Yard
      • 31. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Saturn
      • 32. The Sun Ra Arkestra – Velvet
      • 33. Yochanan – The Sun One
      • 34. Yochanan – Message To Earthman
      • 35. Yochanan – The Sun Man Speaks

      Strut present the definitive collection of singles released by Sun Ra across his illustrious career.This is Volume 1, 1952-1961. Released prolifically during the 1950s and more sporadically thereafter, primarily on the Saturn label, the 45s offer one-off meteorites from Ra’s prolific cosmic journey, tracing the development of his forward-thinking “Space-Bop” and his unique take on jazz and blues traditions.

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