578-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Theatre West – Searching For Ourselves (1978) [LP:Bow To The People] ~ Black Fire
  2. The Shirelles – No Sugar Tonight (1971) [LP:Happy And In Love] ~ RCA Victor
  3. Bobby Reed – The Time Is Right For Love (1970) ~ Bell
  4. Ty Hunter – I Don’t See Me In Your Eyes Anymore (1972) ~ Invictus
  5. Kashif – Help Yourself To My Love (1983) [LP:Kashif] ~ Arista
  6. Oliver Cheatham – Don’t Pop The Question (If You Can’t Take The Answer) ~ {Soul Junction}
  7. Marlena Shaw – Haven’t We Been In Love Before (1979) [LP:Take A Bite] ~ Columbia
  8. Johnny Bristol – I’m Waiting On Love (1979) [LP:Strangers (LP)] ~ Atlantic
  9. Jim Spencer and Son Rize – The Blues Are Out To Get Me (1979) ~ Armada
  10. Experience Unlimited – Second Time Around (1981) ~ Vermack
  11. The Temptations – Take Me Away (1980) ~ Motown
  12. Twylyte 81 – Can I Change (1981) [LP:The First Coming] ~ JSR
  13. Willie Hutch – That’s What I Call Lovin’ You (1969) [LP:Soul Portrait] ~ RCA
  14. Brenda & The Tabulations – Hey Boy (1967) [LP:Dry Your Eyes] ~ Dionn
  15. Gene Middleton – No One To Love You ~ Andee
  16. Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland – Where My Baby Went (1973) [LP:His California Album] ~ Dunhill
  17. Sebastian Williams – Get Your Point Over (1974) ~ Ovide
  18. Windy City – Hey It’s Over (1974) ~ Innovation II
  19. Four Flights – All I Want Is You (1978) ~ Almeria
  20. Sylvia Striplin – All Alone (1981) [LP:Give Me Your Love] ~ Uno Melodic
  21. Cecil Lyde – I’ll Make It On My Own (1981) ~ Alwest
  22. Ren Woods – If You Come With Me (1982) [LP:Azz Izz] ~ Elektra
  23. Faith Hope & Charity – I’m Ready For A New Love (1978) ~ 20th Century
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577-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. The Individuals – Together (We Can Make Something Happen) (1976) [LP:Together (We Can Make Something Happen)] ~ P.I.P.
  2. Lemuria – Hunk Of Heaven (1978) [LP:Lemuria] ~ Heaven
  3. Banda Black Rio – Melissa (1980) [LP:Saci Perere] ~ RCA
  4. Freedom – I Give You Love (1981) [LP:Changes Of Time] ~ Malaco
  5. Betty Wright – Make Me Love The Rain (1981) [LP:Betty Wright] ~ Epic
  6. Zingara – You Sho’ Know How To Love Me (1981) [LP:Zingara] ~ Wheel
  7. Aldora Britton – No Cookies In My Bag (1969) ~ Decca
  8. The Knight Brothers – Tried So Hard To Please Her (1968) ~ Mercury
  9. The Mystiques – So Good To Have You Home Again (1969) ~ Twinight
  10. The California Playboys – I’ve Got To Find Myself Another Girl (1976) [LP:Trying To Become A Millionaire] ~ Loadstone
  11. Momie-O – You’re Welcome Stop On By (1975) ~ I Dentify
  12. Don Wilkerson – Dem Tambourines (1963) [LP:Preach Brother!] ~ Blue Note
  13. Johnny Maestro & The Crests – I’m Stepping Out Of The Picture (1965) ~ Scepter
  14. Kenny Lynch – Movin’ Away (1967) ~ His Master’s Voice
  15. Ruby Winters – Better (1967) ~ Diamond
  16. Georgetta Banks – Sweetly And Completely (1965) ~ G-Note
  17. The O’Jays – I Dig Your Act (1967) ~ Bell
  18. The Harvey Averne Dozen – Think It Over (1968) [LP:Viva Soul] ~ Atlantic
  19. Rita Graham – My Cup Runneth Over (1969) [LP:Vibrations] ~ Tangerine
  20. James Bradley – I Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love (1979) [LP:James Bradley] ~ Malaco
  21. Brothers By Choice – Baby You Really Got Me Going (1978) [LP:Brothers By Choice] ~ Ala
  22. Z.Z. Hill – Universal Love (1978) [LP:Let’s Make A Deal] ~ Columbia
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576-Rare grooves & modern soul flavours


  1. Tyrone Thomas & The Whole Darn Family – Seven Minutes Of Funk (1976) [LP:Has Arrived] ~ Soul International
  2. Moody Scott – My Lovely Lady (1983) ~ Straight Ahead
  3. Leon Bryant – Just The Way You Like It (1981) [LP:Leon Bryant] ~ De-Lite
  4. O.V. Wright – That’s The Way I Feel About Cha (1978) [LP:The Bottom Line] ~ Hi
  5. Chicago Gangsters – Blind Over You (1975) [LP:I Choose You] ~ Gold Plate
  6. Vaneese & Carolyn – I’m Losing You (1977) ~ Polydor
  7. Kim Weston – Love Don’t Let Me Down (1970) [LP:Big Brass Four Poster] ~ People
  8. Charlie “Cole Black” Brown – I’ve Got Your Love (1973) ~ Jewel
  9. Herman George – What Have You Got (1975) ~ Bet
  10. Deco – I’m So Glad I Met You (1983) [LP:Fresh Idea] ~ Qwest
  11. Richard Jon Smith – This Is The Moment (1983) [LP:Richard Jon Smith] ~ Jive
  12. Bossa Nostra – Crickets Sing For Anamaria (1995) [LP:Solaria] ~ Irma Thomas
  13. The Manhattans – I Can’t Stand For You To Leave Me (1971) ~ Deluxe
  14. Alice Clark – Don’t You Care (1972) [LP:Alice Clark] ~ Mainstream
  15. The Fuzz – I’m So Glad (1973) ~ Calla
  16. Spice – I’m So Glad To Say (1976) [LP:Let There Be Spice] ~ TSG
  17. The Individuals – Never Too Late (1976) [LP:Together (We Can Make Something Happen)] ~ P.I.P.
  18. Minnie Riperton – Memory Band (1970) [LP:Come To My Garden] ~ GRT
  19. Ben Sidran – About Love (1971) [LP:Feel Your Groove] ~ Capitol
  20. The Right Track – Baby I Love You (1978) [LP:Destination Unlimited] ~ True Soul
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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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