Bell Biv Devoe —
Poison ... LP MCA/Get On Down, 1990. New Copy (reissue)...
A second chapter for boy band 80s soul! After Bobby Brown set off on his own, the remaining three members of New Edition decided to remain a group and give it a go, and far from being a sad collection of the leftover members, their debut album was actually one of many successful New Jack Swing ... (Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Breakout brilliance from Bobby Brown – and actually not his first solo record – but its certainly the first one to really show the world he could stand so strongly on his own strongly after leaving New Edition! Given the tight production from LA & Babyface, among others, the ... (Soul) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A landmark effort from the Legendary Roots Crew – one that a lot of folks hail as their greatest album – and there's a strong case to be made for that! Jazzy soul backdrops and lyrics that are both personally and culturally reflective – and it's also the best produced Roots album ... (Hip Hop) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition indie store exclusive for Record Store Day 2013.)
Talib Kweli —
Quality ... LP MCA, 2002. New Copy (reissue)...
Around September 16, 2014
Once again, Talib Kweli delivers the goods, with thoughtful rhymes over tight, snappin' beats, and more than just a touch of soul to keep things nice! Guest appearances from Bilal, Black Thought, Mos Def, the Cocoa Brovaz, Pharoah Monche and Mos Def alongside production by the Soulquarians, Kanye ... (Hip Hop) read moreLP, Vinyl record album