575-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. The Hi-Five – Let’s Go All The Way (1981) [LP:The Other Side Of Us] ~ Titlewave
  2. Alfonzo Surrett – Gimme Your Love (1980) [LP:Comin’ Out] ~ MCA
  3. Denise LaSalle – Lady In The Streets (1983) [LP:Lady In The Streets] ~ Malaco
  4. The L.A. Boppers – La La Means I Love You (1981) [LP:Boptime] ~ Mercury
  5. Dennis Coffey – Someone Special (1978) [LP:A Sweet Taste Of Sin] ~ Westbound
  6. Caesar Frazier – I Got To Have Your Love (1978) [LP:Another Life] ~ Westbound
  7. Samuel Jonathan Johnson – You (1978) [LP:My Music] ~ Columbia
  8. Billy Stewart – What Have I Done (1968) ~ Chess
  9. Billy Stewart – To Love To Love (1966) ~ Chess
  10. Big Lee Dowell & The Cannonballs – What I Done Wrong ~ Cannonball
  11. Sharon McMahan – I Have No Choice ~ {Hayley}
  12. Rare Silk – New York Afternoon (1983) [LP:New Weave] ~ Polydor
  13. The Exits – You Got To Have Money (1967) ~ Gemini
  14. Fontella Bass – I’m Leaving The Choice To You (1972) ~ Paula
  15. The Optimistics – You Put Something New In My Life (1971) [LP:The Optimistics] ~ Turbo
  16. Creative Source – Let Me Be The One (1974) [LP:Migration] ~ Sussex
  17. Martha Reeves & The Vandellas – In And Out Of Life (1971) [LP:Black Magic] ~ Tamla Motown
  18. Major Harris – Walkin’ In The Footsteps (1976) [LP:Jealousy] ~ Atlantic
  19. The Originals – Come Away With Me (1979) [LP:Come Away With Me] ~ Fantasy
  20. Akira Jimbo – Our Sweet Melody (1989) [LP:Palette] ~ Optimism
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574-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Booker T. Jones – The Best Of You (1980) [LP:The Best Of You] ~ A&M
  2. Latoya Jackson – Camp Kuchi Kaiai (1981) [LP:My Special Love] ~ Polydor
  3. Spunk – Love Looks Good On You (1981) [LP:Tighten It Up] ~ Gold Coast Entertainment
  4. The Cool Notes – Why Can’t We Be Friends (1981) [LP:Down To Earth] ~ Mass Media Music
  5. Chew – See The Light (1983) [LP:See The Light] ~ Capitol
  6. J.P. Rodgers Jr. – I Enjoy Your Love (1982) [LP:Good Taste In Love] ~ Inculcation
  7. Woods Empire – Universal Love (1981) [LP:Universal Love] ~ Tabu
  8. Barbara Lewis – How Can I Tell (1970) [LP:The Many Grooves Of Barbara Lewis] ~ Enterprise
  9. Segments Of Time – Tears Keep Falling (1972) [LP:Segments Of Time] ~ Sussex
  10. The Voices Of East Harlem – Rare So Rare (1974) [LP:Can You Feel It] ~ Just Sunshine
  11. Cal Tjader & Charlie Byrd – Tambu (Tombo In 7/4) (1974) [LP:Tambu] ~ Fantasy
  12. Michael Henderson – In The Night Time (1978) [LP:In The Night Time] ~ Buddah
  13. Candi Staton – One More Chance On Love (1977) [LP:Music Speaks Louder Than Words] ~ Warner Bros.
  14. Prince Phillip Mitchell – Only Smoke Remains (1978) [LP:Make It Good] ~ Atlantic
  15. Tina Charles – I’ll Be Your Light (In Your Moment Of Darkness) (1977) [LP:Heart ‘N’ Soul] ~ CBS
  16. The Soul Children – Merry-Go-Round (1977) [LP:Where Is Your Woman Tonight] ~ Epic
  17. The Billion Dollar Band – Love’s Sweet Notion (1977) [LP:The Billion Dollar Band] ~ Good Sound
  18. Ingram – Mi Sabrina Tequana (My Sister’s Daughter) (1977) [LP:That’s All!] ~ H&L
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573-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Platinum Hook – ‘Til I Met You (1978) [LP:Platinum Hook] ~ Motown
  2. Ronnie McNeir – Light My Fire (1984) [LP:The Ronnie McNeir Experience] ~ Capitol
  3. Harry Ray – Love Is A Game (1982) [LP:It’s Good To Be Home] ~ Sugar Hill
  4. Tierra – Wanna Get Together Again (1981) [LP:Together Again] ~ The Boardwalk Entertainment Co
  5. Nytro – I’ve Paid My Dues (1979) [LP:Return To Nytropolis] ~ Whitfield
  6. Circle O’Fire – Have It Your Way (1978) [LP:Escape Hatch] ~ Stax
  7. Enchantment – Sunshine (1976) [LP:Enchantment] ~ Desert Moon
  8. Cornelius Brothers And Sister Rose – I Just Can’t Stop Loving You (1973) [LP:Big Time Lover] ~ United Artists
  9. Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose – Too Late To Turn Back Now (1972) [LP:Cornelius Brothers And Sister Rose] ~ United Artists
  10. Bloodstone – You Know We’ve Learned (1972) [LP:Natural High] ~ Decca
  11. Carl Carlton – I Wanna Be With You (1975) [LP:I Wanna Be With You] ~ abc
  12. PAZ – Bags (1983) [LP:Look Inside] ~ Paladin
  13. Lenard Lidell – Fallen Out Of Love (1983) [LP:Afternoon Affair] ~ JARA
  14. Goodie – You And I (1982) [LP:Call Me Goodie] ~ Total Experience
  15. Anglo Saxon Brown – Straighten It Up (1976) [LP:Songs For Evolution] ~ Atlantic
  16. Johnny Bristol – Do It To My Mind (1976) [LP:Bristol’s Cream] ~ Atlantic
  17. Creative Source – Under Your Spell (1976) [LP:Consider The Source] ~ Polydor
  18. Jackson Sisters – Boy You’re Dynamite (1976) [LP:Jackson Sisters] ~ Tiger Lily
  19. Weldon Irvine – Feelin’ Mellow (1973) [LP:Time Capsule] ~ Nodlew Music
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572-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. The Whispers – Is It Good To You (1990) [LP:More Of The Night] ~ Capitol
  2. Denise LaSalle – When We’re Makin’ Love (1992) [LP:Love Me Right] ~ Malaco
  3. Gwen Guthrie – Sweet Bitter Love (1990) [LP:Hot Times ] ~ Repite
  4. Solomon Burke – Use Me, But Leave My Mind Alone (1997) [LP:The Definition Of Soul] ~ Pointblank
  5. Jeffree – Love Loan (1996) [LP:Call It Love] ~ Creative Outlet International
  6. Phyrework – More Than A Dream (1978) [LP:Phyrework] ~ Mercury
  7. Edwin Starr – Jealous (1978) [LP:Clean] ~ 20th Century
  8. Beverly & Duane – We Got To Stick Together (1978) [LP:Beverly & Duane] ~ Ariola
  9. Creative Source – Thank You For Loving Me (1975) [LP:Pass The Feelin’ On] ~ Polydor
  10. Jean Shy – What Can I Do, I’m So In Love With You (1976) ~ Fantasy
  11. Ron Keith and Ladys – Can’t Live Without You (1975) ~ A&M
  12. Ramsey Lewis Trio – The “In” Crowd (1965) [LP:The “In” Crowd] ~ Argo
  13. Five Flights Up – Do What You Wanna Do (1970) ~ T.A.
  14. Annette Poindexter & Pieces Of Peace – – Wayward Dream (1970) ~ Twinight
  15. O.T. Sykes – Come Be My Lady (1982) [LP:First Love] ~ Fun City
  16. Eighties Ladies – He Is Mine Forever (1980) [LP:Ladies Of The 80s] ~ Uno Melodic
  17. The Mighty Pope – If You Want A Love Affair (1977) [LP:The Mighty Pope] ~ RCA
  18. The Mighty Pope – If That’s The Way You Want It (1977) [LP:The Mighty Pope] ~ RCA
  19. Michael Naura – Black Pigeon (1975) [LP:Vanessa] ~ ECM
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571-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Opus 7 – Dancin’ To A Love Song (1979) [LP:Thoughts] ~ Source
  2. Grace Jones – Sorry (1976) ~ Beam Junction
  3. Bobby Hebb – True I Love You (1975) ~ Laurie
  4. Jimmy James And The Vagabonds – Want You So Much (1976) ~ Pye
  5. Brown Sugar – I’m Going Through Changes Now (1976) ~ Capitol
  6. The Impressions – I’ll Always Be There (1974) [LP:Finally Got Myself Together] ~ Curtom
  7. The Aristocrats – Let’s Get Together Now (1973) ~ Warner Bros.
  8. Eleanore Mills – Same Routine (1974) [LP:This Is Eleanore Mills] ~ Astroscope
  9. Shock – Each And Every Day (1981) [LP:Shock] ~ Fantasy
  10. Wax – April Lady (1981) [LP:Do You Believe In Magic] ~ RCA Victor
  11. Plush – We Got The Love (1981) [LP:Plush ] ~ RCA
  12. Johnny Lytle – Killiano (1968) [LP:Be Proud] ~ Solid State
  13. Lenny Welch – Wait A While Longer (1968) ~ Mercury
  14. Scientists Of Soul – Be’s That Way Sometimes (1969) ~ Kashe Recording Company
  15. The Internationals – Beautiful Philosophy (1970) ~ D’ar Recording Company
  16. Quinn Harris – I’ll Always Love You ~ M.L.E.
  17. Eddie Kendricks – Date With The Rain (1972) [LP:People…Hold On] ~ Tamla
  18. Freddie Scott – Girl I Love You (1970) [LP:I Shall Be Released] ~ Probe
  19. Leon Ware – Girl, Girl, Girl (1974) ~ Paramount
  20. Vanessa Kendrick – How Can I Do What’s Right (1973) ~ Glades
  21. Reggie Garner – That Ain’t The Way (You Make Love) (1974) ~ ABC
  22. Maryann Farra & Satin Soul – Living In The Footsteps Of Another Girl (1975) [LP:Never Gonna Leave You] ~ Brunswick
  23. Liza Minnelli – Use Me (1973) [LP:The Singer] ~ CBS
  24. Lee Ritenour – Countdown (Captain Fingers) (1981) [LP:Rit] ~ Elektra
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570-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Earth, Wind & Fire – Runnin’ (1977) [LP:All ‘N All] ~ CBS
  2. Idris Muhammad Ft Sakinah Muhammad – I’m A Believer (1972) ~ Prestige
  3. Mokie, J.J. & R.O.B. – Evervessing Moods (1972) [LP:Speed Of Light] ~ Sun, Moon And Stars
  4. Bobby Patterson – Everything Good To You (Don’t Have To Be Good For You) (1972) [LP:It’s Just A Matter Of Time] ~ Paula
  5. Bobby McClure – You’ve Got The Makings (1981) ~ B-Mac
  6. Rainbow Brown – It Ain’t No Big Thing (1981) [LP:Rainbow Brown] ~ Pap
  7. Bobby Story – If Every Man Had A Woman Like You (1982) [LP:Storyteller] ~ Proud
  8. Charles Wright And The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band – Love Land (1969) [LP:{In The Jungle, Babe] ~ Warner Bros.
  9. Johnny Moore – Thank You Baby (1969) ~ Mercury
  10. Clydie King – Soft And Gentle Ways (1966) ~ Imperial
  11. Dynells – Call On Me (1968) ~ ATCO
  12. Billy Larkin & The Delegates – Pigmy Part 1 (1969) ~ Pacific Jazz
  13. Gloria Scott – That’s What You Say (Everytime You’re Near Me) (1974) [LP:What Am I Gonna Do] ~ Casablanca
  14. Thee Image – Alone With You (1975) ~ Manticore
  15. Melvin Davis – You Made Me Over (1973) ~ Invictus
  16. Debbie Taylor – Just Don’t Pay (1975) ~ Arista
  17. Tyrone Davis – We Were In Love Then (1979) [LP:In The Mood With Tyrone Davis] ~ Columbia
  18. Positive Force – Tell Me What You See (1979) ~ Sugar Hill
  19. Leon Ware – Love Is A Simple Thing (1979) [LP:Inside Is Love] ~ Fabulous
  20. Five Special – The More I Get To Know You (Part 1) (1976) ~ Mercury
  21. The Drifters – Pour Your Little Heart Out (1979) ~ Epic
  22. Salena Jones – The More I See You (1970) [LP:Everybody Talkin’ About Salena Jones] ~ CBS
  23. Salena Jones – Spinning Wheel (1970) [LP:Everybody Talkin’ About Salena Jones] ~ CBS
  24. Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson – It’s Your World (1976) [LP:It’s Your World] ~ Arista
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569-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Fowler Brothers – Mr. Butterfly (1988) [LP:Breakfast For Dinosaurs] ~ Fossil
  2. L.V. Johnson – I Love You, I Need You, I Want You (1981) ~ ICA
  3. Norfolk – Together (1980) ~ Barbara Jean International
  4. Crystal Clear – Stay With Me (1980) ~ Polydor
  5. One Way Featuring Al Hudson – I’m In Love With Lovin’ You (1980) [LP:One Way Featuring Al Hudson] ~ MCA
  6. Luckey Jamal Davis – Vacate (1978) ~ Big City
  7. Freda Payne – Tell Me Please (1978) [LP:Supernatural High] ~ Capitol
  8. Sharon Ridley – Where Did You Learn To Make Love The Way You Do (1978) [LP:Stay A While With Me] ~ Sussex
  9. The Independents – Couldn’t Hear Nobody Say (I Love You Like I Do) (1972) [LP:The First Time We Met] ~ Wand
  10. Tyrone Davis – It’s All In the Game (1973) [LP:It’s All In the Game] ~ Dakar
  11. Hyla Parker – Joe (1974) ~ Cheri
  12. Sheila Landis And Her Bandits Of Bebop – Parenthe – Seziure (1981) [LP:Guess I’ll Call It Love (Penso Que Seja Amor)] ~ SheLan
  13. The Main Ingredient – Looks Like Rain (1974) [LP:Euphrates River] ~ RCA Victor
  14. Shirley Alston – Can’t Stop Singin’ (‘Bout The Boy I Love) (1975) ~ Prodigal
  15. The Magictones – There’s Nothing Better Than Love (1968) ~ Mah’s
  16. Clydie King – Love Now, Pay Later (1969) ~ Minit
  17. Deon Jackson – I Need A Love Like Yours (1968) ~ Carla
  18. Tower Of Power – You Ought To Be Having Fun (1976) ~ CBS
  19. Leone Thomas – Thank You Baby (1975) ~ Don
  20. Major Lance – You’re Everything I Need (1975) ~ Siris
  21. Brenda Holloway – My World Is Crumbling (unreleased) ~ Tamla Motown
  22. Dee Dee Warwick – You Tore My Wall Down (unreleased) ~ {Real Gone Music}
  23. The 107th Street Stickball Team – On Old Broadway (1969) ~ Dorado
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568-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. L.R. Superstars – I Just Can’t Say It (1990) [LP:Sayin’ It] ~ Rare Grooves
  2. The Dramatics – Key To The World (1994) [LP:Mellow Drama] ~ Groovesville
  3. Bobby Bland – I’m Glad (1998) [LP:Memphis Monday Morning] ~ Malaco
  4. O.C. Smith – We’re Making Love, We’re Making Music (1982) [LP:Love Changes] ~ South Bay
  5. Tony Fox – Love, Let Love And Be Loved (1981) [LP:The Beginning] ~ Blaster
  6. Lenard Lidell – Can’t Get You Out Of My Mind (1983) [LP:Afternoon Affair] ~ JARA
  7. Caress – I Just Want To Spend My Life With You (1977) [LP:Caress] ~ PAP
  8. Touch Of Class – You Got To Know Better (1976) [LP:I’m In Heaven] ~ Midland International
  9. Love Committee – Tired Of Being A Fool (1978) [LP:Law & Order] ~ Salsoul
  10. Imperial Wonders – You Live Only Once (1972) ~ Sound Foundation
  11. The Whatnauts – I Dig Your Act (1971) [LP:Reaching For The Stars] ~ Stang
  12. Cybill Shepherd – Triste (1980) [LP:Mad About The Boy] ~ Inner City
  13. Sidney Joe Qualls – Where The Lillies Grow (1974) [LP:I Enjoy Loving You] ~ Dakar
  14. Silent Majority – Something New About You (1971) ~ Hot Wax
  15. Black Nasty – I Have No Choice (1973) [LP:Talking To The People] ~ Enterprise
  16. Jerry Butler – Let’s Make Love (1978) [LP:Nothing Says I Love You Like I Love You] ~ Philadelphia International
  17. Black Ice – The Wine Is Bitter (But The Grapes Are Sweet) (1976) [LP:Black Ice] ~ HDM
  18. Eleanore Mills – I’m Gonna Get You (1974) [LP:This Is Eleanore Mills] ~ Astroscope
  19. Sandra Wright – Midnight Affair (1974) [LP:Wounded Woman] ~ Demon
  20. Philip James – Keep On Lovin (1974) ~ Longwood
  21. James Reese And The Progressions – Let’s Go (It’s Summertime) (1969) ~ Najma
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567-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Sammie Relford – Is My Love Over Due (1979) [LP:We Are Stronger Together] ~ Space City USA
  2. Freda Payne – I Hear Rumours (1975) [LP:Out Of Payne Comes Love] ~ abc
  3. Tavares With Freda Payne – I Wanna See You Soon (1977) ~ Capitol
  4. T & T – Something On My Mind ~ Cobra
  5. Dyson’s Faces – Welcome To All This Love Again (1977) [LP:Dyson’s Faces] ~ DRR
  6. Gwen McCrae – He Keeps Something Groovy Going On (1974) [LP:Gwen McCrae] ~ Cat
  7. Al Hudson And The Soul Partners – Trying To Prove My Love (1977) [LP:Especially For You] ~ abc
  8. Archie Bell & The Drells – Real Good Feeling (1977) [LP:Hard Not To Like It] ~ Philadelphia International
  9. Fred Parris And The Satins – Let Me Be The Last One (1982) [LP:Fred Parris And The Satins] ~ Elektra
  10. Mighty Clouds of Joy – Glow Love (1981) [LP:Cloudburst] ~ Myrrh
  11. Frederick Knight – When It Ain’t Right With My Baby (1980) ~ Juana
  12. Lee Oskar – Feelin’ Happy (1978) [LP:Before The Rain] ~ Elektra
  13. Freddy Butler – That’s When I Need You (1967) [LP:With A Dab Of Soul] ~ Kapp
  14. Barbara Lewis – Thankful For What I Got (1968) ~ Atlantic
  15. Lee Williams And The Cymbals – It’s Everything About You (That I Love) (1968) ~ Carnival
  16. 5th Dimension – Workin’ On A Groovy Thing (1969) [LP:The Age Of Aquarius] ~ Soul City
  17. Lee Bates – (What Am I Gonna Do) What Am I Gonna Say (1975) ~ IX Chains
  18. Loleatta Holloway – I Know Where You’re Coming From (1975) [LP:Cry To Me] ~ Aware
  19. Margie Joseph – I Can’t Move No Mountains (1975) [LP:Margie] ~ Atlantic
  20. Johnny Johnson & The Bandwagon – I Don’t Know Why (1972) ~ Stateside
  21. Donny Mann – I’m A Weak Man (1971) ~ Wooden nickel
  22. Ernie Hines – Electrified Love (1972) [LP:Electrified] ~ We Produce
  23. Gil Scott Heron & Brian Jackson – Willing (1980) [LP:1980] ~ Arista
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566-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Rick Holmes – Remember To Remember (1981) ~ Gold Mink
  2. Milton Wright – She Can Have Anything She Wants (1977) [LP:Spaced] ~ Alston
  3. Coke Escovedo – Make It Sweet (1975) [LP:Coke] ~ Mercury
  4. Billy Keene – Somebody Please (1970) ~ Ronn
  5. Chuck Overton – Is It Possible (1970) ~ Kapp
  6. Barbara Lewis – Do I Deserve It Baby (1970) [LP:The Many Grooves Of Barbara Lewis] ~ Enterprise
  7. Carrie Lucas – Hello Stranger (1984) [LP:Horsin’ Around] ~ Constellation
  8. Superior Movement – Guilty (1982) [LP:The Key To Your Heart] ~ Chycago International Music (C.I.M.)
  9. Khemistry – Can You Feel My Love (1982) [LP:Khemistry] ~ Columbia
  10. Mark IV – If You Can’t Tell Me Something Good (1982) ~ Brite Lite
  11. Sharon McMahan – Get Out Of My Life (1973) ~ Columbia
  12. Wilie Tee – Teasin’ You Again (1972) ~ Gatur
  13. Festivals – Take Your Time (1971) ~ Colossus
  14. Claudio Roditi – Madalena (1984) [LP:Red On Red] ~ Greenestreet
  15. Albert Jones – You And Your Love (1977) ~ Candy Apple
  16. Flowers – We Can Make It Happen (1976) ~ LA Xpressio
  17. The Temprees – Your Love (Is All I Need) (1974) [LP:Three] ~ We Produce
  18. The Dells – Bring Back The Love Of Yesterday (1974) [LP:The Mighty Mighty Dells] ~ Cadet
  19. The Ebonys – You’re The Reason Why (1973) ~ Philadelphia International
  20. Bettye LaVette – You’ll Wake Up Wiser (1972) ~ ATCO
  21. Bob James – Nautilus (1974) [LP:One] ~ CTI
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