June 26, 2011

ALFIE SILAS – “Stay with me” (1983)

Check this mellow nugget produced by Larry Graham. Taken from Alfie’s LP “Be yourself” released on RCA Records in 1983.

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June 21, 2011

LAMONT DOZIER – “I ain’t playing” (1981)

Lamont Dozier is one of the most important songwriters and record producers responsible for numerous hits and rare recordings since the late ‘50s. To honor his precious contribution, I chose an exquisite stepper taken from his “Lamont” LP released on M&M Records in 1981.

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June 16, 2011

BODY – “Possession” (1987)

Here’s a wonderful sexy stepper co-produced by Michael J. Powell and Sir Gant. Taken from their debut self-titled album released on MCA Records in 1987.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 4:52

June 11, 2011

SAM DEES – “Love calls” (Previously unreleased)

He is one of the most prolific composers and lyricists of the modern era. His mega hit “One in a million you” recorded by Larry Graham in 1980, was the defining moment in his career. Here I have the pleasure of presenting one of his best previously unreleased gems. Enjoy !!!

Download file below (320 kbps) Total time 4:57

June 06, 2011

A TASTE OF HONEY – “Your love” (1979)

A taste of smooth heaven! A stellar production by Larry & Alphonso Mizell (aka The Mizell Brothers). Taken from the group’s 2nd LP “Another taste” released on Capitol Records in 1979.

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June 01, 2011

GRADY TATE – “Follow the path” (1970)

One of the most underrated Soul-Jazz crooners. He’s mostly famous as a first-rate session drummer and during the ‘70s he was a member of the “New York Jazz Quartet”. Here’s a delightful performance taken from his 2nd LP entitled “After the long drive home” released on Skye Records in 1970.

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