July 29, 2012

BUDDY MILES – “I’m just a kiss away” (1974)

Here’s a serious “Mellow-Soul-Heaven” goodie written & produced by Johnny Bristol but most importantly arranged by the great H.B. Barnum.
Many thanks to an anonymous viewer who reminded us this “Soul beauty” from the mid-70s.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 3:09 http://www.divshare.com/download/19232394-a46

July 23, 2012

JEAN CARNE – “You are all I need” (1976)

Simply one of the best compositions written by the great Dexter Wansel. Cinematic intro grows into one of the finest Philly Soul gems of the ‘70s. Taken from Jean Carne’s debut self-titled LP released on Philadelphia Intl. Records in 1976.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 5:29 http://www.divshare.com/download/19190202-587

July 16, 2012

GENE DUNLAP feat. The Ridgeways – “Before you break my heart” (1981)

This is the first single released by drummer Gene Dunlap featuring the heavenly vocals of The Ridgeway Sisters. Taken from his debut LP “It’s just the way I feel” released on Capitol Records in 1981.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 6:03

July 10, 2012

LILLO THOMAS – “Joy of your love” (1983)

Nowadays this track may sound like a typical Urban ‘80s Soul ballad, but believe me after three decades, this unique sound has a classic quality second to none. Taken from Lillo’s debut LP “Let me be yours” released in Capitol Records in 1983.

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

July 03, 2012

D’NESSA – “Love won’t let me wait” (1997)

Exquisite cover version of the famous Major Harris’ classic. Taken from D’Nessa’s debut CD album “All about you” released only in Japan in 1997 on Rip Curl Recordings. Produced by Osny Melo. D’Nessa’s full name is Donessa W. Perry born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia.

Download file below (320 kbps)Total time 5:07