Leon Ware Why I Came To California / Can I Touch You There

    • 12" EXPAND112£10.99
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      • 1. Why I Came To California
      • 2. Can I Touch You There

      Expansion reissue the super rare promo-only 12" of Leon Ware's signature tune!

      Other Releases by Leon Ware

      Leon WareWhat's Your Name / Inside Your LoveExpansion
      Both these killer tracks feature on the classic “Inside is Love” LP from 1979. Two modern soul dancefloor fillers, previously both released...
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      The legendary Leon Ware is joined by an all-star line up, Syreeta, Bobby Womack, Minnie Ripperton, Vesta Williams and Donny Hathaway!

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        Reissue of this sought-after contemporary jazz dance classic! Super catchy and backed with a more broken beat / house mix from Opolopo.
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        • Mario Biondi and The High Five Quintet – This Is What You Are (Opolopo Mix)
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        Debra LawsOn My OwnExpansion
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        • Michael Wycoff – Tell Me Love
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        Expansion focus on Roy Ayers' legendary Uno Melodic label, picking key tracks from the likes of Eighties Ladies, Ethel Beatty, Bobbi Humphrey, Sylvia Striplin...
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        • Roy Ayers – Chicago
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        • Eighties Ladies – Ladies Of The Eighties
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        Ned DohenyTo Prove My Love / Guess Who's Looking For Love AgainExpansion
        Expansion issue two essential classics from the king of A.O.R., Ned Doheny! 
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        Leon WareWhat's Your Name / Inside Your LoveExpansion
        Both these killer tracks feature on the classic “Inside is Love” LP from 1979. Two modern soul dancefloor fillers, previously both released...
        • Leon Ware – What's Your Name
        • Leon Ware – Inside Your Love
        Al JohnsonI'm Back For More / I've Got My Second WindExpansion
        Two timeless modern soul classics taken from Al Johnson's debut LP 'Peaceful'. 'I'm Back For More' features a killer duet with Jean Carn. Don't sleep! 
        • Al Johnson – I'm Back For More
        • Al Johnson – I've Got My Second Wind
        Spyder TurnerI've Been Waitin' / Get DownExpansion
        Mid 70's upbeat modern soul gem - “I’ve Been Waiting” has been in particular high demand, original copies exchanging hands for vast sums....
        • Spyder Turner – I've Been Waitin
        • Spyder Turner – Get Down
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          Two classic albums from Ozone, originally released on Motown in 1981 and '82.
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                  • Dazzle – Walk Before You Run
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                  • Dazzle – All
                  • Dazzle – You Dazzle Me!!!
                  • Dazzle – Reaching
                  • Dazzle – Slipped Disco
                  • Dazzle – Walk Before You Run (Original 7" Edited Version)
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                    Modern soul masterpiece with original copies exchanging hands for £1,500...Safe yourself some dignity and cop this excellent reissue from the good people...
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                    • Dayton – let go
                    Leon WareLeon Ware and FriendsExpansion
                    The legendary Leon Ware is joined by an all-star line up, Syreeta, Bobby Womack, Minnie Ripperton, Vesta Williams and Donny Hathaway!

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