May 28, 2013

AKIKO KOSAKA – “Love is smiling” (1983)

Here’s another fine selection from the Japanese Rare Soul sessions. Taken from Akiko Kosaka’s 1983 LP “Again” released on Philips Records in Japan. Enjoy!

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May 23, 2013

THE TEMPTATIONS – “What else?” (1981)

It’s about time to get tempted Soul-wise……Only The Temptations know how to do it. Any objections ????

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May 17, 2013

BETTY WRIGHT with MARLON JACKSON – “I promise you” (1983)

First and foremost I wanna thank once again my friend SoulLakis from Volos who never stops to amaze me when it comes to choosing soulful stuff for my Blog. A couple of weeks ago he sent me this wonderful duet and I promised him right away that deserves to be posted big time !!!!

Taken from Betty Wright’s 1983 LP “Back at you” released on Epic Records.

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May 12, 2013

PAUL ANKA – “No way out” (1983)

Here’s an exceptionally tasteful melody co-written by Paul Anka and Michael McDonald. Taken from Anka’s 1983 LP “Walk a fine line” released on Columbia Records. This same song was used for the 1987 film “No way out” starring Kevin Costner and Gene Hackman.

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May 06, 2013

JANICE BULLUCK – “Do you really love me?” (1987)

I’m back in action in full effect. Enjoy this great midtempo produced by William Bell. Taken from her 1987 LP “Don’t start a fire” released on Wilbe Recording Corp.
And remember; only SOUL music can provide such thrills……

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