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Claudine – Original Soundtrack

LP (Item 9495) Buddah, 1974 — Condition: Very Good+
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(€2.16 || £1.77 || ¥304) (approx.)
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A wonderful mid 70s set from Gladys Knight & The Pips – a soundtrack date written and produced by Curtis Mayfield, who really helps bring a lot of depth to their music! Curtis really helps Knight and the group get out of some of their hit cliches of the 70s, and find some hipper space for the setting of the film – a mixture of some of the mellower tracks that Gladys' always sparkles on, mixed with some badder-stepping numbers that further deepen the groove – and which has kept the album alive over the years, thanks to some key hip hop samples. Tracks include the sublime "The Makings Of You", plus "Mr Welfare Man", "To Be Invisible", "Claudine Theme", "On and On", and "Hold On". (Cover has a cutout hole, a few creases, and tape on the spine.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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