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Hot Butterfly

LP (Item 3033) Polydor, 1978 — Condition: Used
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Bionic Boogie — Hot Butterfly (Japanese pressing) ... CD 13.99
Bionic Boogie — Hot Butterfly (with bonus tracks) ... CD 15.99

A dancefloor classic! The album's the second by Gregg Diamond's Bionic Boogie, and head and shoulders above the rest – a sublime blend of soul and club that's hardly been matched again! Diamond manages to make things groove, but never loses sight of the soulful styles that make the record so great – and works here with key contributions from a young Luther Vandross, who gives the album some of the same strong vocal arrangements he brought to his own first two albums on Atlantic! Luther sings lead on the album's legendary track "Hot Butterfly", and works in a group with Cissy Houston on other tracks – sweetly soaring with vocals that go far beyond most disco efforts of the time. Simply sublime, and with classics that include "Hot Butterfly", "Paradise", "Cream (Always Rises To The Top)", "Chains", and "When The Sh*t Hits The Fan (Rocket Pocket)". (Cover has some ring & edge wear, and unglued top seam, and a promo stamp.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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