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October 30, 2011, 11:08 am
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This one is for the music connaisseurs!!

Roy Ayers – We Live In Brooklyn Baby
Ge-Ology – Brooklyn (Instrumental)
Smif-N-Wessun – Homw Sweet Home
Dj Shadow – Hindsight
Roy Ayers – Red, Black and Green
X Clan – Raise The Flag
Roy Ayers – Aint Got Time
Black Star – Little Brother
CL Smooth & Pete Rock – Carmel City
Roy Ayers – Mystic Voyage
Dj Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – Just Kicking It
Roy Ayers – The Boogie Back
Ultramagnetic MC’s – Funky (Original 12 Version)
Roy Ayers and Carl Clay – Shinning Symbol
Redman – Creepin’
Ramp – Daylight
A Tribe Called Quest – Bonita Applebum
Roy Ayers – Everybody Loves The Sunshine
Common – Book Of Life
Brand Nubian – Wake Up (Reprise In The Sunshine)
Roy Ayers – Searching
Erykah Badu – Searching (Live)
CL Smooth and Pete Rock – Searchin
Pharcyde – Passin’ Me By (Fly As Pie Remix)
Roy Ayers – Third Eye
The Roots – Proceed II (Feat Roy Ayers)

Eighties Ladies by strangefruitmusic
April 29, 2010, 12:05 am
Filed under: music, Old Soul | Tags: , ,

Soul Jazz are set to reissue Eighties Ladies‘ album Ladies of The Eightiesthrough their Universal Sound imprint.

Originally released by Uno Melodic Records in, yep, 1980, Ladies of The Eighties is a classic boogie-funk-meets-jazz-and-soul LP produced by Roy Ayers with Rick James.

Vocals are handle by the Eighties Ladies – Susan Beaubian, Marva Hicks, Vivian Prince, Denie Corbett and Sylvia Striplin – and they’re backed by an all-star Roy Ayers band. Soul Jazz describe Ladies of The Eighties , which features the anthems ‘Ladies of The Eighties’ and ‘Turned On To You’, as “one of the rarest of all classic boogie albums”, and original copies are regularly sold for over £100.

All tracks have been remastered the album for the Universal Sound reissue, which features original artwork and is available on special edition CD and deluxe heavyweight card packaged gatefold vinyl. It’s due out on April 5.