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Rags To Rufus

LP (Item 27871) ABC, 1974 — Condition: Very Good-
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A classic early album by Chaka Khan and the jazzy soul group Rufus – and the record that pushed them over the top, chartwise! The album features their huuuuuge hit "Tell Me Something Good", a simply incredible workout that was the perfect mainstream showcase for Chaka's great voice, made even better by the use of one of those cool Peter Frampton-vocoder thingies. The album also features some other excellent material that's a bit more restrained, and more in the band's usual jazz funk mode – like "Ain't Nothing But A Maybe", "You Got The Love", "Smokin Room", and "Sideways". (Cover has splitting on the seams and a small sticker in one corner.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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