Sarah Webster Fabio Boss Soul: 12 Poems by Sarah Webster Fabio (1972)

Smithsonian Folkways
  • 1. Work it out
  • 2. Boss Soul
  • 3. Soul Through a Lickin' Stick
  • 4. Glimpses
  • 5. Fungi and Calau
  • 6. After Birmingham
  • 7. A Lesson Twice Learned
  • 8. Panther Caged
  • 9. Black back "Sheeba's Puppies"
  • 10. Rainbow sign
  • 11. A Mover "Place in the Sun"

Tough, tough, tough proto-female rap featuring raw percussion and super-funky accompaniment. This is like Gil Scott Heron's '125th and Lennox' album meets ESG! WICKED!!!

Includes Glimpses as featured on the recent Soul Jazz Records album Fly Girls!

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