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Stephanie MillsSweet Sensation ... CD
20th Century/Universal (Japan), 1980. New Copy ... $13.99
Stephanie Mills in fine formation here – working with the team of James Mtume and Reggie Lucas, who helped the lady reach the heights of her career in the early 80s! The sound here is catchy and contemporary, but hardly ever too commercial – just relaxed and grooving, in a mode that lets Stephanie's vocals flow nicely over the top, but with a bit more of an easygoing feel than in her records of previous years. As usual, Lucas and Mtume bring a nice touch of jazz into the album – a subtle warmth that makes the best moments sparkle, really resonating nicely with Mills' vocals. Titles include the massive hit "Never Knew Love Like This Before" – plus "Sweet Sensation", "Try My Love", "I Just Wanna Say", 'Wish That You Were Mine", "D-a-n-c-i-n'", "Still Mine", and "Mixture Of Love". CD

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Stephanie MillsWhatcha Gonna Do With My Lovin'? (with bonus tracks) ... CD
20th Century/Big Break (UK), 1979. New Copy ... $14.99
Soaring soul from Stephanie Mills – one of the lady's all-time hits, and for good reason too! The album really gives Stephanie's great voice a lot of focus – an upbeat, uptempo groove that sets her firmly on the dancefloor, but always with a touch of class – and a lot more depth than some of the easy come/easy go disco divas of her day! Thanks here is clearly due to the team of Reggie Lucas and Mtume – who strike strongly with the album as one of their key early productions – the sort of work that really helped push mainstream soul a bit further at the end of the 70s, and set some new tones for a lot of growth in the next decade. The keyboards on the record are almost as nice as the vocals – played by Hubert Eaves and Harry Whitaker with a nice degree of sensitivity – hardly the stronger keyboard voice of the early 80s soul scene, and often with a dose of jazziness that's really appreciated. Titles include "Whatcha Gonna Do With My Lovin'", "Deeper Inside Your Love", "Feel The Fire", "Put Your Body In It", "Starlight", and "Don't Stop Dancin". ^This Big Break UK remastered edition has 6 bonus tracks: "Better Than Ever", ""Whatcha Gonna Do With My Lovin' (12" Remix)", "You Can Get Over (12" Remix)", "Put Your Body In It (12" Remix)" and more. CD

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Stephanie MillsFor The First Time (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Motown/Big Break (UK), 1975. New Copy ... Around August 4, 2014
An early effort for a then young Stephanie Mills. The set here's produced by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, so it would appear she was being groomed to be the next Dionne Warwick, and though she acquits herself quite well in their lush pop-soul settings, it wouldn't be until years later that she'd achieve wider success. Still, this albums filled with solid performances, including "No One Remembers My Name", "Loneliness Remembers (What Happiness Forgets)", "This Empty Place", "The Way I Fell About You", and "All The Way To Paradise". CD

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New Stephanie MillsI've Got The Cure (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Casablanca/Soulmusic.com (UK), 1984. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
Bubbling 80s soul from Stephanie Mills – a set that has the singer's vocals really working strongly with some catchy rhythms that nicely balance between the clubs and the charts! Stephanie's almost in Deniece Williams territory here – working with a groove that's got plenty of potential to cross over to bigger markets – yet still marked by the really rich, full vocal approach that made her a winner right from the start! The backings definitely have that hook-heavy quality you'd hear in mainstream 80s soul – but Mills' approach more than makes the songs her own – even when things are grooving. Titles include "In My Life", "The Medicine Song", "Edge Of The Razor", "Undercover", and "Rough Trade". CD features three bonus tracks – "Edge Of The Razor (dance mix)", "Edge Of The Razor (dub mix)", and "The Medicine Song (Mark Berry 12" mix)". CD
 
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Mtume, Lucas, & OthersBest Of Mtume & Lucas ... CD
Expansion (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $11.99
Smooth and jazzy soul from the team of James Mtume and Reggie Lucas – two of the finest producers and arrangers in their field! The set brings together tracks recorded by the pair with a host of different artists across a host of different labels – offering for the first time a true picture of the genius of Mtume, and featuring a load of excellent cuts that are appearing on CD for the first time ever! Mtume himself cut a few famous albums on Columbia, some with Lucas, and together the pair worked across a variety of labels in the late 70s and early 80s – taking modern soul to the next level with a really top-shelf sound! The package is a 15-track monster, filled with loads of great tracks we're happy to have together – and titles include "Love Lock", "Closer I Get To You", and "Juicy Fruit" by Mtume; "Under Your Spell" and "You Know How To Love Me" by Phyllis Hyman, "Never Too Late For Your Lovin" and "Step In The Light" by Sunfire, "What Cha Gonna Do With My Lovin" by Stephanie Mills, "Got To Be Love" by The Spinners, "If I Had A Chance" by Rena Scott, "Back To You" and "Now Is The Time For Love" by Lou Rawls, "Keep Going On" by Gary Bartz, and "Two Hearts" by Stephanie Mills & Teddy Pendergrass. CD

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New VariousHorse Meat Disco 2 ... CD
Strut (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Club soul and disco from late 70s & early 80s its deepest, most hedonistically appealing realms – as celebrated by the Horse Meat Disco nights with resident DJs James Hillard, Jim Stanton, Severino & Filthy Luka – a second helping of said grooves for Strut Records! Underground disco love from NYC to Italy, featuring Leonore O'Malley, Stephanie Mills, El Coclo, First Love and more! Mixed CD includes "First Be A Woman" by Leonore O'Malley, "You Can Get It Over" by Stephanie Mills, "Don't Say Goodnight" by First Love, "Touch Me Now" by Bravo, "Fire To Desire" by Cyclades, "Afrodesia" by El Coco, "I'm Not In Love (Girl, You're In Love)" by Scherrie Payne, "Hot To Trot" by Lourett Russell Grang, "Cherchez Pas" by Madleen Kane and "Feels Good" by Electra feat Tara Butler. CD

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New VariousDisco Giants – 20 Full Length Disco Classics Of The 80s ... CD
Vinyl Masterpiece (Netherlands), Early 80s. New Copy 2CD ... Out Of Stock
Way more than you'd expect from the title and cover – not a batch of familiar disco hits, but a treasure trove of club classics from the early 80s! Sure, some of the artists here are familiar – but most of them are from the indie side of the spectrum, and even the few big stars are represented by either non-hit tracks, or hard to find remixes that make this collection well worth seeking out! And given the early 80s focus of the track selection, there's less disco here than 80s groove and boogie-styled rhythms – heavy on the beats and keyboards, and still filled with plenty of great vocals. 20 tracks on 2CDs – with titles that include "Dreamer (long vocal)" by BB&Q Band, "Nights Of Pleasure (Nick Martinelli mix)" by Loose Ends, "You Can't Run From My Love" by Stephanie Mills, "I'm Out To Catch" by Leon Haywood, "Just Another Lover (12" mix)" by Johnny Kemp, "Fall Down" by Tramaine, "I Feel For You (12" mix)" by Chaka Khan, "Got To Be Real" by Selection, "Garden Of Eve (long)" by Yvonne Gage, "The Rhythm Of The Jungle" by The Quick, "Burnin Love" by Con Funk Shun, "I Need You" by Network, "Love Take Over" by Five Star, and "To Be With You" by Maxx Traxx. CD
 
 
 



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