July 28, 2010

CAROL WILLIAMS – “Just feel” (1976)

If you’re into the Salsoul sound, this one will knock you out!!! A magical combination between Carol’s sweet vocals and the unmistakable sound of the Salsoul Orchestra. Written by the one and only Vince Montana Jr. Taken from her debut LP “’Lectric lady” released on Salsoul Records in 1976.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 4:17

July 23, 2010

WILLIAM DeVAUGHN – “Figures can’t calculate” (1980)

Pure smooth Modern Soul, just the way you want it. Need I say more? Title track from his 1980 LP released on TEC Records.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 3:44

July 17, 2010

CINDY MIZELLE – “My favourite song” (1994)

Cindy is one of the most sought-after session singers possessing an extensive vocal range. She’s best known for as an outstanding backing singer for Luther Vandross, both in the studio and on stage.

Here’s a wonderful soulful melody co-written and co-produced by Reggie Griffin. Taken from her only self-titled CD album released on EastWest Records in 1994.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 4:22

July 12, 2010

JOHN KLEMMER feat. BILI THEDFORD – “Magnificent madness” (1980)

Magnificent Jazzy Soul at its best! Sax player John Klemmer teams up with great vocalist Bili Thedford providing a flawless mellow groove. It’s the title track from his 1980 LP released on Elektra Records.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 6:06

July 07, 2010

VIOLA WILLS – “Your love” (1979)

Here’s a hidden gem by the late Viola Wills which appeared only as a B-side on her 7” single “Gonna get along without you now” released on Hansa Records in 1979.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 2:55

July 02, 2010

THE BLACKBYRDS – “Soft & easy” (1977)

This is definitely the sexiest track ever recorded by the legendary Jazz-Funk Fusion band The Blackbyrds. Taken from their LP “Action” released on Fantasy Records in 1977.

Download file below (320 kbps) Total time 4:23