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  • 1. Zambezi
  • 2. A Love Song

TUFF and Killer Richard Evans instrumental production! Soaring strings, tuff funk bass and drums. Written by Donny Hathaway!

Original unplayed USA 45

Other Releases by The Soulful Strings

The Soulful StringsGroovin' With The Soulful Strings (1967)Cadet
Includes the seminal 'Burning Spear'. Classic Chicago Chess deepness produced by the great Richard Evans in 1967.
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The Soulful StringsPaint It Black (1966)Cadet Records
Chess records produced and arranged by Richard Evans Original = USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG (has age wear, top spine part split) 100% Guarantee on this...
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Other Releases on Cadet

The DellsBelieve Me/ Oh What A Night (1969)Cadet
Wicked stormin' 60s Soul tune Arr by Charles Stepney. MINT UNPLAYED ORIG 45
The Soulful StringsGroovin' With The Soulful Strings (1967)Cadet
Includes the seminal 'Burning Spear'. Classic Chicago Chess deepness produced by the great Richard Evans in 1967.
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Ramsey LewisUp Pops (1967)Cadet
Classic Richard Evans production at the mighty Chess Records from 1967. featuring mainstay of the label Ramsey Lewis in full flow along with Cleveland...
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The DellsGive Your Baby A Standing Ovation (1973)Cadet
Wicked funky vocal soul on Cadet. Produced by Charles Stepney!!! Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
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Soulful StringsAnother Exposure (1968)Cadet
Killer Charles Stepney and Richard Evans of the deep, deep orchestral house band at Chess studios, 1968. On fire - check out 'Soul Message'. Rare. Original...
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Jack McDuffCheck This Out (1972)Cadet
Recorded live for Cadet, even 'Three Blind Mice' sounds funky! Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG (bit of wear) 100% Guarantee on this and...
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The Ramsey Lewis Trio Hang On Ramsey! (1965)Cadet
Ramsey, Eldee Young and Red Holt in the zone on this mid-sixties Cadet album.
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Kenny BurrellOde To 52nd Street (1967)Cadet
Wicked album produced by Richard Evans! Recorded at Chess Records, 1967! Original = USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
Ramsey LewisBack To The Roots (1971)Cadet
Ramsey Lewis trio get back to their roots on this 1971 album for Chess/Cadet. ORIGINAL USA VINYL die cut sleeveOriginal = Original USA pressing gatefold...
Ramsey LewisWade In The Water (1966)Cadet
Killer album arranged and conducted by Richard Evans Original =USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG- (spine part split at bottom and side/taped)100% Guarantee on...
Ray BryantQuizas, Quizas, Quizas/After Hours (1969)Cadet
Groovy Jazz instrumental produced by the great Richard Evans Original Chess Records unplayed USA 45
Etta JamesI Got You Babe (1967)Cadet
Great funky version of the Sonny & Cher classic ! Produced by Rick Hall at Etta's classic Muscle Shoals sessions. UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl VG /Sleeve...
Odell Brown And The Organ-izersDucky (1967)Cadet
Killer funky jazz instrumentals from '67 from Chicago group based around organist Odell Brown. A wicked album of soul jazz - loads of soul covers and originals...
Ramsey LewisThe Movie Album (1966)Cadet
Big all-star line-up of orchestra, strings and brass backing Ramsey Lewis, Cleveland Eaton and Maurice White. Classic Chess sound from 1966! Original...
The DellsI Want My MommaCadet
Funky Dells!
Jack McDuffThe Heatin' System (1972)Cadet
This record is KILLER. Very rare, hardcore funk jazz!!
The DellsHallways Of My Mind (1969)Cadet
Quality soul! Arranged by the great Charles Stepney, Chess Records (1969) Mint unplayed original USA 45
Terry CallierWhat Color Is Love (1973)Cadet
Definitive collaboration between Terry Callier and Charles Stepney for Cadet. Features "Dancing Girl" and "You Goin Miss Your Candyman"
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Soulful StringsIn Concert (1969)Cadet
Live recording in Chicago arranged and conducted by Richard Evans!
Phil UpchurchYou Don't Have To KnowCadet
Arranged and produced by the great Charles Stepney!
The DellsThe Dells Sing Dionne Warwicke's Greatest Hits (1972)Cadet
Produced by Charles Stepney on Cadet with Phil Upchurch and members of The Pharoahs on backing...what higher recommendation do you need?!Original USA Vinyl...
Marlena ShawThe Spice Of Life (1969)Cadet
All-time seminal album from Marlena Shaw recorded for Chess in 1969, arranged and produced by the great Charles Stepney and Richard Evans, featuring the...
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Dorothy AshbyAfro-Harping (1968)Cadet
Definitive deep funky album from harpist Dorothy Ashby. Excellent late 60's soulful jazz harp recorded for Chess with arrangements by Richard Evans and...
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Rotary ConnectionHey LoveCadet
BACK IN PRINT - LONG OUT!Essential psychedelic soul/rock Rotary Connection album featuring the legendary "I Am The Black Gold Of The Sun", "Love Has Fallen...
Bo DiddleyThe Black GladiatorCadet
On his 1970 album 'The Black Gladiator', Bo Diddley turns his trademark style on its head and ventures into the unknown with a swaggering psychedelic funk...
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Eddie FisherEddie Fisher & The Next One Hundred Years (1970)Cadet
Tripped out guitar funk, released on Chess, 1970 but recorded in St Louis under the direction of the great Oliver Sain.
Bo DiddleyWhere It All Began (1972)Cadet
Super-rare heavy funk album from Bo
Phil UpchurchPhil UpchurchCadet
Includes the big tune "Black Gold", later made famous by Rotary Connection!
Dorothy AshbyThe Rubaiyat Of Dorothy AshbyCadet
Classic album from jazz harpist Dorothy Ashby, originally released in 1970 on the Cadet label, and produced by Richard Evans! Her funkiest album...
Rotary ConnectionSongs / Hey LoveCadet
Essential psychedelic soul/rock! Loads of classic tracks here including Respect, I Am The Black Gold Of The Sun, The Weight, Sunshine Of Your Love, Love...
Reuben WilsonGot To Get Your OwnCadet
The title track is the ultimate fast funky party tune!

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