November 30, 2013

COFFEE – “Love’s alive” (1982)

Female trio from Chicago performs a wonderful stepper taken from their 2nd LP entitled “Second cup” released on De-Lite Records in 1982. Produced by Tony Valor.

Download file below (320 kbps) – Time 3:21  

November 24, 2013

KEVIN OWENS with LUTHER VANDROSS – “You’re my everything” (1991)

Here’s a delectable duet between Kevin & Luther putting a new spin on the Temptations’ classic 1967 hit. Taken from Kevin’s only LP entitled “That time again” released on JBR Records in 1991.

Download file below (320 kbps) – Time 5:25

November 19, 2013

TAKESHI ITOH feat. Cindy Fee – “This masquerade” (1984)

My UK friend Paul Grestock surprised me once again with this exceptional cover version of Leon Russell’s classic. Taken from Japanese saxman TAKESHI ITOH’s debut LP “Dear hearts” released on Columbia Records in 1984 in Japan. Personnel include Nathan East, Steve Lukather, Marcus Miller, Paul Jackson Jr., John Robinson and Larry Williams among others.

Download file below (320 kbps) – Time 6:03

November 14, 2013

NIKITA GERMAINE – “My lovin’ man” (1999)

Here’s a lesser-known sensual treat by Nikita Germaine who possesses a unique voice and an inimitable signing style.

Download file below (320 kbps) – Time 3:50

November 09, 2013

DECO – “Delicious” (1983)

Multi-talented ATTALA ZANE GILES and PHILLIP INGRAM (of the Group SWITCH), formed the duo DECO for only one album in 1983. Enjoy this great stepper which was also covered by TERRY STEELE in 1990.

Download file below (320 kbps) – Time 4:52

November 04, 2013

RENE & ANGELA – “Everything we do” (1980)

33 years after this classic release, I can go on listening to this gem over and over again! To me, the magic of this song is beyond compare. A true evidence why music is the best invention of mankind. Period.

Download file below (320 kbps) – Time 5:17