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FamilyScreams Of Passion (extended version)/Yes (LP version) ... 12-inch
Paisley Park, 1985. Very Good (pic cover)... $6.99
Of all the various pieces of the Paisley Park empire, this is probably the one we most fondly return to. A great mid tempo groover, that could be a standout single on one of Prince's album from the time. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Family VibesStrange Fruit ... LP
United Artists, 1972. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $14.99
Post-Tina, Ike Turner changed the name of his band to The Family Vibes, and put out a few nice records of mostly instrumental funk. Given that most of the band members were guys, he probably didn't push them around that much (and there were a lot of them, so they could probably gang up on him ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Fantastic FourBYOF (Bring Your Own Funk) (double a-side single) ... 12-inch
Westbound, 1978. Very Good+ ... $3.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)

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Fantastic FourGot To Have Your Love/BYOF (Bring Your Own Funk) ... CD
Westbound (UK), 1977. New Copy ... $11.99 18.99
A pair of albums from this overlooked Detroit soul group – back to back on a single CD! On Got To Have Your Love, Fantastic Four are a hell of a harmony group – and one who still hold strong through this second chapter of their career – by avoiding any of the cheaper cliches of ... read more CD
Also available Got To Have Your Love/BYOF (Bring Your Own Funk) ... CD 8.99

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Fantastic FourGot To Have Your Love/BYOF (Bring Your Own Funk) ... CD
Westbound (UK), 1977. Used ... $8.99
A pair of albums from this overlooked Detroit soul group – back to back on a single CD! On Got To Have Your Love, Fantastic Four are a hell of a harmony group – and one who still hold strong through this second chapter of their career – by avoiding any of the cheaper cliches of ... read more CD
Also available Got To Have Your Love/BYOF (Bring Your Own Funk) ... CD 11.99

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✨✧ Fantasy(Hey Who's Gotta) Funky Song (inst)/You Can't Lose What You Never Had (inst)/Too Much Too Soon (inst)/Love Explosion (inst) ... 12-inch
Pavillion, 1981. Used ... Just Sold Out!
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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Farley Jackmaster FunkBest Of Farley Jackmaster Funk ... CD
Trax, 1980s. Used ... $9.99
Finally on CD! Farley's one of the greatest Chicago House legends, known around these parts not just for his groundbreaking DJ work, but for these seminal tracks that helped lay the blueprint for the sound that would take over clubs worldwide! Farley's 12"s for the Trax label were the heart ... read more CD
(Out of print. Please note: many of these tracks were mastered off of vinyl sources, with sound quality that reflects that.)

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Maryann Farra & Satin SoulNever Gonna Leave You (with bonus track) ... CD
Brunswick/Solid (Japan), 1976. New Copy ... $13.99
A 70s indie club classic – and the only album we've ever seen from Maryann Farra & Satin Soul! The group have a sound that's equal parts Brunswick Chicago soul and New York early disco groove – a combination that's brought out even more by the production talents of disco maestro ... read more CD

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✨✧ Fat Larry's BandFascination/Center City ... 12-inch
Atlantic/WMOT, 1976. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In an Atlantic/Atco Disco sleeve.)

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Fat Larry's BandLookin For Love ... LP
Fantasy/WMOT, 1979. Very Good+ ... $14.99
A really great album – one of Larry's best – a smooth soulful batch of groovers, more Philly than funk, and handled to perfection with lots of jazzy touches on the instrumentation! The arrangements are really great – with nice parts where the vocals drop out and let piano, guitar ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a large name in marker and some pen.)

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Fat Larry's BandOff The Wall ... LP
Stax, 1977. Very Good ... $11.99
One of the best albums that "Fat" Larry James and his band ever cut for Stax – funky soul mixed with smooth east coast production, kind of an extension of the indie sound of groups on labels like Buddah and Roulette in the mid 70s, taken up a few more notches, and handled with a lot ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a large name in marker on both sides & some pen. Labels have some pen.)

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✨✧ Fatback(Do The) Boogie Woogie (double a-side single) ... 12-inch
Spring, 1978. Near Mint- ... $4.99
Fatback hitting the dancefloors hard with an extended boogie number – a tight groover with a lot of bass, and in the mode of the group's later Spring Records groove! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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✨✧ FatbackBrite Lites Big City ... LP
Spring, 1979. Near Mint- ... $7.99
Was there ever a group that was sharper than Fatback? With a record like this, it's hard to imagine that there was – because the groove is right and the sound is tight – served up in a seamless combination of basslines, beats, and riffs! The set follows the pattern of a few of their ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp.)

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✨✧ FatbackIs This The Future? ... LP
Spring, 1983. Sealed ... $4.99
The sound of the future, circa 1983 – a time when Fatback were continuing their great run of grooves from the 70s – but also picking up a fresh element from the old school scene of the time! Case in point is the great title cut here – which has almost an early hip hop sort of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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FatbackWith Love ... LP
Spring, 1983. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Fatback are very firmly in an 80s mode here – using a bit more keyboards, beats, and electro touches than before, but still staying true to their funky inspirations! The style's somewhat more contemporarily commercial than a few of the group's previous records – clearly trying for a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo, with pen on the labels. Cover has a large name in marker, some pen, and light wear.)

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✨✧ Fatback BandDisco Crazy/The Joint (You And Me) ... 12-inch
Polydor, 1976. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $9.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has light wear.)

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Fatback BandPeople Music ... CD
Deep Beats (UK), 1973. Used ... $16.99
The classic! This is the great LP of hard funky cuts that perfectly sums up the Fatback style that you've heard so much about – but which you can't find on much of their late 70s albums. Loads of great hard funk cuts, with cool crowd noises and a non-stop groove all the way through. ... read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available People Music ... LP 9.99

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Fatback BandPeople Music ... LP
Perception, 1973. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Essential reissue of one of the greatest funk albums ever! This is the great LP of hard funky cuts that perfectly sums up the Fatback style that you've heard so much about – but which you can't find on much of their late 70s albums! The whole album is filled to the brim with loads of great ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available People Music ... CD 16.99

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Father's ChildrenFather's Children (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Mercury/Vocalion (UK), 1979. New Copy ... $18.99
A lost classic from Father's Children – the group's only album ever, but an impeccably produced set – thanks to the efforts of Wayne Henderson's At Home Productions team! The groove here is similar to that forged by Henderson over at Fantasy – soul, but inflected with plenty of ... read more CD

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Father's ChildrenWho's Gonna Save The World ... LP
Numero, 1973. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $24.99
Incredible stuff – a never-issued funky soul record from the 70s – but one that you'll proudly stack next to your rare classics from Ramp, 24-Carat Black, and James Mason! Like work by all three of those acts, this early set by Father's Children is massive righteous – filled with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the inserts.)

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✨✧ Alma FayeIt's Over (long, short) ... 12-inch
Casablanca, 1979. Very Good+ ... $3.99
A slow-building groove from Alma Faye – one that spins out over 8 minutes in this promo version! 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Full color label promo in a Casablanca sleeve.)

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Faze-OGood Thang ... LP
Atlantic, 1978. Very Good ... $11.99
A definite good thang from Faze-O – easily the masters of snakey funk at the end of the 70s! The set's got loads of great elements that echo the group's Riding High debut – a groove that never goes too far over the top, and which kicks back at a pace that so many others would copy a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp, large name in marker, some pen, and a tracklist sticker. Labels have some pen.)

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FCC (Funky Communication Company)Do You Believe In Magic ... CD
RCA (Japan), 1980. New Copy ... $9.99
They're not the same FCC that controls the airwaves in the US – but instead, the Funky Communications Committee – who work here with some great southern production from the team of Clayton Ivey and Terry Woodford! The record's got a glow that's kind of post-Muscle Shoals – maybe ... read more CD
(Part of the great AOR City series from Japan!)

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FelaMusic Is The Weapon Of The Future Vol 1 ... CD
Exworks, 1970s. Used ... $6.99
Not much of a package – but some nice music! The set features previously unissued studio versions of 3 classic Fela tunes – "Go Slow", "Roforofo Fight", and "Suffering & Smiling – and they're all done in slightly different versions that each run on ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ FelaVinyl Box Set #3 (London Scene/Shakara/Afrodisiac/Gentlemen/Upside Down/Zombie/ITT) (7LP box set) ... LP
Knitting Factory, 1970s. Near Mint- 7LP Box Set (reissue)... $199.99
A stunning set of work from the legendary Fela Kuti – seven full albums, served up in an ultra-limited box set – all hand-chosen by the equally legendary Brian Eno! Eno was a key supporter of Afro Funk in the 70s, and it's no surprise that just about every record here is one of Fela's ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the booklet.)

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✨✧ Fela & Ginger BakerFela & Ginger Baker Live! (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Knitting Factory, 1971. New Copy (reissue)... $17.99 19.98
A really seminal album from Fela Kuti – searing live set that pairs him with drummer Ginger Baker – formerly of Cream, and a huge supporter of Fela's music on the UK scene! Baker had already picked up a lot of Fela's influence in his music – and rather than the record being one ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Fela & Africa 70Afrodisiac (180 gram pressing – with download) ... LP
Knitting Factory, Early 70s. New Copy (reissue)... Just Sold Out!
A stunner from Fela – a record that really leaps right into the groove right from the very first note – then never lets up at all! Igo Chiko provides some fantastic tenor sax solos on the tunes – and both Tunde Williams and Eddie Faychum serve up some killer trumpet – while ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Fela & Africa 70Alagbon Close (180 gram gold vinyl pressing) ... LP
Knitting Factory, 1975. New Copy (reissue)... $15.99 24.99
One of the lesser-known 70s session from Fela – but a great one too, and a record that captures the Africa 70 group at all their early raw best! Tracks are both very long – stretching for a side of the record apiece – and the title track "Alagbon Close" features some ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition color vinyl pressing – with download!)

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Fela & Africa 70He Miss Road ... CD
Sterns (UK), Early 70s. Used ... $7.99
A gem of a set from the legendary Fela Kuti – a classic set of Nigerian grooves produced by Ginger Baker – who was already a frequent musical partner of Fela! The set's got a sharp groove right from the start, and possibly some slighty darker elements than some of Kuti's other records ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Fela & Africa 70Roforofo Fight (180 gram red vinyl pressing – with download) ... LP
Knitting Factory, 1972. New Copy (reissue)... $22.99 24.98
A brilliant album from Fela – and one that shows him really coming into his own, with that tremendous new sound that would go onto influence decades of musicians! The title track – "Roforofo Fight" – is a side-long jam that instantly sets a new standard for African funk ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition colored vinyl pressing – with download!)

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Fela & Africa 70Shakara (180 gram pressing – with download) ... LP
Knitting Factory, 1971. New Copy (reissue)... $17.99 19.98
The cover image here really demonstrates the charisma of Fela at his height – dozens of topless women, kneeling around the maestro and spelling out the number 70 – but to us, the music is what really shows the man's power – a bold, progressive statement of the new energy bubbling ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Fela & Africa 70VIP/Authority Stealing ... CD
Barclay/MCA, 1979/1980. Used ... $6.99
Two albums on one CD – and they both have killer long tracks that are released here in their entirey, without the cutting up that you'd get if they were split out over both sides of an album. "V.I.P." stands for "Vagabonds In Power", and the track was recorded live by ... (Global Grooves, Soul) read more CD
(Does not include slipcover from the image.)

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Wilton FelderWe All Have A Star ... LP
ABC, 1978. Very Good ... $0.99
Solo sounds from Crusaders reedman Wilton Felder – a really great set that's very much in the best vibe of his larger group at the time – yet one that also offers up a stronger focus on Wilton's sublime solo work on tenor! The album's got plenty of Crusaders help on board – given ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Jose FelicianoEl Fantastico/Sombras – Una Voz Una Guitarra ... CD
RCA/El (UK), 1967. New Copy ... $6.99 14.99
Two Spanish language albums from Jose Feliciano – back to back on a single CD! First up is El Fantastico – one of the first albums ever from the young Jose Feliciano – and a set that shows that he was already on his way to huge international fame! The lyrics here are all in ... read more CD

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Jose FelicianoFireworks ... LP
RCA, 1970. Very Good ... $1.99
Classic work by Jose in the style he forged in LA at the end of the 60s – a mix of 60s pop and soul with that wonderful Latin style he used, the one that made his vocals and guitar cry slightly with the rhythms, taking conventional and familiar songs, and opening them up in a whole new way, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing in the textured cover, including the insert.)

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Jose FelicianoI'm Never Gonna Change ... LP
EMI, 1989. Sealed ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Jose FelicianoPassion Of Feliciano ... CD
BMG, 1997. Used ... $2.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Maynard FergusonHot ... LP
Columbia, 1979. Near Mint- ... $3.99
Full on disco grooving from Maynard – a fact that's apparent from the album's first cut – "Rocky II Disco"! The track takes off from Bill Conti's original Rocky theme with a nice kind of funky soundtrack approach – leaving room for a tenor sax solo, and featuring some ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Maynard FergusonNew Vintage ... LP
Columbia, 1977. Very Good+ ... $3.99
Maynard really grooves it up on this one – playing with a group that's even larger than some of his early 70s funk sessions, in a style that's got traces of disco and R&B-styled fusion! The set was arranged, conducted, and produced by Jay Chataway – who's going for a nice smooth ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Rebecca FergusonHeaven ... CD
Simco, 2011. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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FerraraWuthering Heights (with bonus track) ... CD
Essential, 1979. Used ... $8.99
Proof that the scope of disco could reach out and transform just about anything it wanted – side one of the album features a disco-fied interpretation of Emily Bronte's novel "Wuthering Heights"! The side-long tune is a bit over the top lyrically, but actually sounds pretty nice ... read more CD
(On demand CDr pressing.)

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Fertile GroundBlack Is. . . ... CD
Blackout, 2004. Used ... $14.99
Essential wisdom, knowledge, and grooves from one of the greatest groups going! Fertile Ground may hail from Baltimore, but they've got a global impact – and are one of the few combos we can think of with a power to rival the most righteous groups of the 70s. Fertile Ground's power lies not ... (Neo Soul, Soul) read more CD
(Out of print, digipack case has some edgewear.)

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Fertile GroundSeasons Change ... CD
Blackout, 2002. Used ... $11.99
The third album by Fertile Ground – an incredible leap from the previous two, and proof that the group is really going places! The original trio is expanded to a sextet – growing in sound as the group has grown in spirit – filling in their approach with some wonderfully warm ... (Neo Soul, Soul) read more CD
(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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5th DimensionJuly 5th Album ... LP
Soul City, 1970. Very Good ... $1.99
This record features an array of familiar tunes done in that breezy 5th Dimension style. Most of the songs were arranged by Bones Howe, Bob Alcivar and Bill Holman but Marty Paich, Jim Webb and Johnny Rivers, who ran the Soul City label, get arranging and producing credits as well. Lots of great ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ 5th DimensionLove's Lines Angles & Rhymes ... LP
Bell, 1971. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $2.99
The cover to this one has The 5th Dimension sporting some heavy-duty outfits – and the album's got an equally bold sound to match! The group's still in very familiar territory here – working under the direction of Bones Howe – but they're also completely confident in their bag ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Fold-out gatefold is intact. Cover has a cut corner.)

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✨✧ 52nd StreetCool As Ice/Twice As Nice ... 12-inch
Factory/A&M, 1983. Very Good+ ... $9.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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52nd StreetTell Me (How It Feels) (extended, edit, dub) ... 12-inch
MCA, 1984. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $5.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(NOTE: MISSING COVER. COMES IN A PLAIN SLEEVE.)

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Fiidla & the Chocolat WireworksState Of Things ... CD
Fiidla, 2004. Used ... $4.99
(Neo Soul, Soul) CD
(Digipack case has some edgewear.)

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First ChoiceDelusions (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Gold Mind/Big Break (UK), 1977. Used ... $10.99
One of the best records ever cut by this soulful Philly female trio! The album's one of the first on Salsoul's Gold Mind subsidiary – and it features sparkling club production by the Harris/Baker/Young team – a landmark force not only in Philly disco, but 70s female soul as well – ... read more CD

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First ChoicePlayer (original, Mike Maurro rmx) ... 12-inch
Philly Groove/Brook Side, Mid 70s. New Copy ... $6.99
A killer – and one of the earliest Philly club tracks! The tune's a hard-grooving two-part monster arranged and written by Norman Harris – tight rhythms steeped in strings, rolling, dipping, turning in a way that really works magic with the vocals of the ladies! Mike Maurro does a ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record

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First CircleBoys Night Out ... LP
EMI, 1987. Very Good ... $2.99
An overlooked killer from First Circle – the only album ever cut by this obscure Brooklyn group, and a sweet set of 80s groove all the way through! There's a tight bounce to the whole record – thanks in part to production from Randy Muller, who gives the set the same focus and energy ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear & a cutout hole.)

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First CircleMiracle Worker (remix, ext edit, single edit)/Workin' Up A Sweat (radical rusty mix)/Get Off it ... 12-inch
EMI, 1987. Near Mint- ... $2.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ First ClassGoing First Class ... LP
All Platinum, 1976. Sealed ... $14.99
The one and only album from First Class – an east coast harmony group from the 70s, and one who work proudly here in some of the more uptempo styles of the time! Tracks here are often a bit extended, and filled with warmly clubby touches that are a nice All Platinum answer to the sound of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Lisa FischerSo Intense ... CD
Elektra, 1991. Used ... $1.99
Nothing super-intense, but a great solo moment from Lisa Fischer – a vocalist who'd previously worked with Luther Vandross and The Rolling Stones, and who steps out on her own in this classic early 90s set! The music's got a bouncy approach to soul that reflects Lisa's professional roots ... read more CD
(Out of print, punch through barcode & booklet.)

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✨✧ Eddie FisherEddie Fisher & The Next One Hundred Years ... CD
Cadet/Verve, 1970. Used ... $13.99
Madly tripped out guitar funk – and a real turning point in the career of guitarist Eddie Fisher! Eddie began his career as a straighter guitarist on the St Louis scene – and although his first album for Cadet was a relatively traditional soul-jazz outing, this one's a wild batch of ... (Jazz, Soul) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Eddie Fisher & The Next One Hundred Years ... LP 9.99

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✨✧ Eddie FisherEddie Fisher & The Next One Hundred Years ... LP
Cadet, 1970. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Madly tripped out guitar funk – and a real turning point in the career of guitarist Eddie Fisher! Eddie began his career as a straighter guitarist on the St Louis scene – and although his first album for Cadet was a relatively traditional soul-jazz outing, this one's a wild batch of ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Eddie Fisher & The Next One Hundred Years ... CD 13.99

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Five KeysDream On ... CD
Charly, Early 50s. Used ... $6.99
Wonderful doo wop work from The Five Keys – pulled from their classic sides of the early 50s, some of the best vocal group material recorded at the time! The group were always a few notches above their contemporaries – and sing with a style there that's a wonderful blend of early ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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5 RoyalesMonkey Hips & Rice – The 5 Royales Anthology ... CD
King/Rhino, 1950s. Used 2 CDs ... $9.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Five Royales17 Hits ... LP
King, 1978. Very Good+ ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Five SatinsGreatest Hits Volume 1 ... LP
Ember, Late 50s. Sealed ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Shrinkwrap is a bit shopworn.)

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✨✧ Five SpecialFive Special ... LP
Elektra, 1979. Used ... Just Sold Out!
The debut album from Five Special – a wonderful group who push an older harmony soul style firmly into the 80s groove generation! Decked out in skinny ties, suspenders, and soft linen jackets, Five Special manage to keep the vocals sweet while picking up the groove – working with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has a promo stamp and some edge wear.)

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Five SpecialTrak'n ... LP
Elektra, 1981. Very Good ... $3.99
A groovy little move for Five Special – a set that still has the best funkier touches of their previous album, but which also brings in some more electro elements as well! There's a wicked groove on the guitar here – at least on the more upbeat tracks – kind of a riffing edge ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear, with some moisture staining.)

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Five StairstepsFive Stairsteps (Windy C) ... LP
Windy C, 1967. Very Good- ... $29.99
A landmark album of sweet soul – recorded by this youthful group that included a 13 year old Kenny Burke! The kids were brought together by their parents Clarence and Betty Burke, but it was Curtis Mayfield who really gave them a push – as he discovered them, produced them, and wrote ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has a split spine, small splits in the seams, and some stians and doodles on back.)

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Five Stairsteps & CubieOur Family Portrait ... LP
Buddah, 1970. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $9.99
A true family portrait of the Five Stairsteps – a group who first came to light on a host of wonderful indie singles in Chicago, stepping forth here on a great full length for Buddah Records! All the best elements of the group's early singles are still in place – including production ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Five StarLuxury Of Life ... LP
RCA, 1985. Near Mint- ... $3.99
Nice mid 80s UK pop soul from Five Star – sweet family act that's kind of in the mode that's a bit of an unofficial British answer to the cheery family pop soul vibe of groups like DeBarge and New Edition at the time – and a sweet one! Lean, lightly thumping synth soul backdrops and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch & light wear.)

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5000 Volts5000 Volts (Japanese pressing) ... LP
Philips (Japan), Mid 70s. Near Mint- ... $18.99
Very groovy work from 5000 Volts – one of the first pop disco groups to come onto the 70s scene in the UK – and a quartet with the lovely Tina Charles in the lead! The style here is a bit like Charles' solo work – but more funky overall, and more electrified too – with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing – with obi!)

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Roberta FlackBlue Lights In The Basement ... LP
Atlantic, 1977. Very Good ... $1.99
A sweet 70s classic from Roberta Flack – recorded with a mellow jazzy undercurrent that really fits the spirit of the title! The set's a bit more varied in moods than some of Flack's previous Atlantic efforts – showing a stretching of wings from Roberta, but still very much in some ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Roberta FlackFirst Take ... LP
Atlantic, 1969. Near Mint- ... $9.99
What can we say? We've heard this one a million times, it sold over a million copies – but it's still incredible! The record is Roberta's first, and it features her in a mellow trio format, augmented by some occasional larger arrangements by William Fischer. At most points, though, the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red & green Broadway label pressing.)

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Roberta FlackKilling Me Softly ... CD
Atlantic, 1973. Used ... $2.99
Roberta Flack at her most masterful – balancing righteous soul at it's most spiritually resonant and more mainstream accessible melodies – from her classic years at Atlantic when she was forging a whole new sound that was a unique blend of soul, jazz, and spiritualism. Each of Roberta's ... read more CD
(BMG music club pressing.)
Also available Killing Me Softly ... LP 8.99

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Roberta FlackKilling Me Softly ... LP
Atlantic, 1973. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $8.99
Roberta Flack at her most masterful – balancing righteous soul at it's most spiritually resonant and more mainstream accessible melodies – from her classic years at Atlantic when she was forging a whole new sound that was a unique blend of soul, jazz, and spiritualism. Each of Roberta's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original die-cut cover.)
Also available Killing Me Softly ... CD 2.99

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✨✧ Roberta Flack & Donny HathawayRoberta Flack & Donny Hathaway ... LP
Atlantic, 1972. Used Gatefold ... Just Sold Out!
An amazing record from the team of Flack & Hathaway – one of the hippest duos in soul! Individually, each had taken the music to new heights and new audiences, through the use of jazzy phrasing and sophisticated lyrics, while never selling out in the way that earlier pop soul acts had ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some splitting in the spine.)

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✨✧ Roberta Flack & Donny HathawayRoberta Flack Featuring Donny Hathaway ... LP
Atlantic, 1979. Near Mint- ... $8.99
Beautiful duo soul from the all-time great Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway – released right around the time of Donny's tragic passing! The set was co-produced by Eric Mercury and Flack – and it has a lot of great vocals from Roberta, with as masterfully paired with Donny as always ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve.)

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Roberta Flack & Peabo BrysonLive & More ... CD
Atlantic, 1980. Used 2CD ... $14.99
A double album from Roberta & Peabo – with some nicely recorded tracks from a gig at The Holiday Star Theater in Merrillville, IN (not too far south of Chicago) in the dawn of the 80s – and some tight studio material, too! It's got a some terrific live versions of some of the ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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FlamingosFlamingos ... LP
Checker, 1958. Very Good+ ... $11.99
Stunning early work by one of the best vocal groups of the 50s – raw harmony sides by The Flamingos, recorded for Chess Records in the years before their smoother later tracks for End! The style here is much closer to the streets – heavy on vocal interplay, with usually just a bit of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing with deep groove.)

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FlamingosSound Of The Flamingos ... LP
End, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $26.99
A totally hard to find harmony vocal set on the End label, with nothing but pure heavenly east coast harmonies. Unlike other groups, who added a lot of filler to their LPs, the Flamingos always sang top notch material, so this set plays more like an album than the collection-of-singles type sets ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Early End pressing. Cover has clear tape on the top seam, light wear, and a price sticker remnant.)

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FlirtationsSounds Like The Flirtations (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Deram/RPM (UK), 1969. Used ... $9.99
Killer work from The Flirtations – originally an American group, but one who made a hip step to the UK in the mid 60s – where they began backing a lot of big artists, and also recorded this rare gem on their own! The sound is a wonderful blend of American soul and 60s UK girl pop ... read more CD

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FloatersFloat On ... CD
MCA, 1977. Used ... $5.99
Not to be confused with the Floaters first album, this is a pretty tasty batch of tracks from the group's short run on ABC records in the late 70s. The centerpiece of the CD is the title cut – "Float On" – the group's enduring favorite, and a massive track that's presented ... read more CD

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FloatersFloaters ... LP
ABC, 1977. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Their classic, with the great long version of "Float On", which is a monster soul cut that stands tall with steppers and rappers alike. It's probably the best track they ever did, and it's all here in a version that's nearly 12 minutes long – with loads of samples that you'll ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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FlyersYou're My Lady ... CD
Sustain, 1979. New Copy ... $12.99 13.98
A Berlin disco group from the late 70s, but one who are maybe a bit more organic than some of their contemporaries – as their approach here feels more like that of a cohesive band, and maybe a bit less like some of the larger studio projects of the German disco years! The tunes feature both ... read more CD

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Billy FosterBilly Foster & Audio ... CD
Equistar, 1983. New Copy ... $7.99
A wonderfully obscure set of jazzy soul from keyboardist Billy Foster – a musician who's been making waves on the scene in Gary, Indiana for many decades – but has never fully gotten his due! This project captures a younger Billy – working in a soul-based mode that blends vocals ... (Jazz, Soul) read more CD

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Billy FosterPortrait ... CD
Equistar, 2005. Used ... $1.99
An overlooked set from the Gary scene – one of a handful of albums by pianist Billy Foster – a musician, radio host, and educator – with a legacy that almost makes him the Ramsey Lewis of his hometown! Billy cut some more keyboard-heavy albums in the 80s, but this record's a ... (Jazz, Soul) read more CD

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Ronnie FosterMidnight Plane/Nassau Day ... 12-inch
Columbia, 1978. Near Mint- ... $4.99
2 great numbers from Ronnie's Love Satellite LP. "Midnight Plane"s a great slow-building tune from Ronnie – one that's a bit more soul-oriented than some of his jazzier tunes from the Columbia years, but in a great way! The tune begins with a lyric over most of the rhythm – ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Four TopsAnthology ... CD
Motown, 1960s/1970s. Used 2CD ... $8.99
A pretty darn big collection of work from the 4 Tops – collecting the best of their early years at Motown on up through the 70s. There's a total of 41 tracks on the set!! CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Four TopsAnthology ... LP
Motown, 1960s/1970s. Very Good 3LP Gatefold ... $3.99
A pretty darn big collection of work from the 4 Tops – collecting the best of their early years at Motown on up through the 70s. There's a total of 39 tracks on the set, and titles include "Baby I Need Your Loving", "Ask The Lonely", "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Four TopsAt The Top ... LP
ABC, 1978. Near Mint- ... $4.99
One of their great ABC albums – with Philly soul production by Norman Harris, and titles that include "Bits & Pieces", "Help", "This House", "Inside A Brokenhearted Man", "When Your Dreams Take Wing & Fly", and "Put It On The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Four TopsChanging Times ... LP
Motown, 1970. Sealed ... $9.99
A very hip album from the Four Tops – cut with kind of a political/social edge, and a heavy vibe that was similar to what the Temptations had been using on some of their important albums for Motown at the end of the 60s. In fact, this one's got so much of that righteous Temps vibe that we ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has a cut corner.)

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Four TopsFour Tops ... CD
Motown (Japan), 1964. Used ... $11.99
The first full album from The Four Tops – and a tremendous showcase for their wonderful harmony vocals! The group has an organic quality that's wonderful enough on its own – one of the tightest, most fully-formed of all the Motown groups – but they get pushed strongly over the ... read more CD

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Four TopsFour Tops Live ... LP
Motown, 1966. Very Good+ ... $5.99
One of the hardest, rawest Four Tops album on 60s Motown – a unique live session, recorded at the Roostertail Nightclub in Detroit – with a sound that shows that the Tops could maybe shine even more away from the studio! Levi Stubbs' leads are especially incredible – not just a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing, with deep groove. Cover has light wear, some splitting on the spine, and a cutout hole.)

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Four TopsFour Tops Second Album ... LP
Motown, 1965. Very Good ... $8.99
The Four Tops' second album – and quite possibly the most hitbound of all their early Motown work! The album's overflowing with classic numbers – and features the perennial favorites "I Can't Help Myself" and "It's The Same Old Song" – as well as a totally ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Reissue pressing. Cover has some wear.)

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Four TopsHELP (double a-side single) ... 12-inch
ABC, 1978. Near Mint- ... $2.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo in an ABC Disco sleeve.)

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Four TopsNature Planned It ... CD
Motown/Elemental (France), 1972. New Copy Gatefold ... $13.99
Why did Motown ever let the Four Tops get away? This album was their last for the label – and it's an excellent one, filled with soul, sweetness, and some of the best arrangements the group had in their later years! The soul component is super-high – with tight group instrumentation ... read more CD
(Limited edition!)
Also available Nature Planned It ... LP 4.99

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✨✧ Four TopsNature Planned It ... LP
Motown, 1972. Very Good ... $4.99
Why did Motown ever let the Four Tops get away? This album was their last for the label – and it's an excellent one, filled with soul, sweetness, and some of the best arrangements the group had in their later years! The soul component is super-high – with tight group instrumentation ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout notch.)
Also available Nature Planned It ... CD 13.99

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✨✧ Four TopsNight Lights Harmony ... LP
ABC, 1975. Sealed ... $4.99
Proof that the Four Tops on ABC was always a good thing – and an overlooked gem that shows the group still working at a higher level than most of their 70s soul contemporaries! The sound here has definitely moved away from the Motown years – into a smoother, sweeter CA groove – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Four TopsStill Waters Run Deep ... LP
Motown, 1970. Very Good- ... $3.99
One of the last albums the Four Tops ever issued on Motown – but also one of the best, and a set that really has the group taking off in a strong new direction for the 70s! Frank Wilson's at the production helm, and the set has all these cool little twists and turns that work perfectly with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover & labels have a name in marker.)

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Four TopsYesterday's Dreams ... LP
Motown, 1968. Very Good- ... $0.99
A mix of pop and soul – but in the hands of the Four Tops, just about any song takes on a new soulful life! The record features their minor hit "Yesterday's Dreams" – plus groovy versions of "Sunny", "Never My Love", "Daydream Believer", and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch, splitting & some wear.)

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✨✧ Fourteen Karat SoulLovers' Fantasy ... LP
Catamount, 1977. Near Mint- ... $14.99
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(Cover has light wear.)

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FoxyParty Boys ... CD
Dash/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1979. New Copy ... $13.99
Ish and the Foxy crew still going strong at the end of the 80s – although here, they seem to have dropped some of their Miami disco approach and are going for a sound that's got more of a New York new wave influence overall! There's almost some Ze Records touches on a few numbers – ... read more CD

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Aretha FranklinAretha Arrives ... LP
Atlantic, 1967. Very Good ... $14.99
Aretha Arrives in great style – and a mixture between her earlier vocal jazz years at Columbia, and her later southern soul sides of the 60s! Arif Mardin is already arranging Aretha's work at this point, and the backing group includes southern soul studio giants like Spooner Oldham, Tommy ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue & green label pressing. Cover has some wear, minor splitting & a cutout notch.)

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✨✧ Aretha FranklinAretha Now ... LP
Atlantic, 1968. Very Good ... $16.99
One of a handful of crucial early Aretha Franklin albums for Atlantic – and a key example of her genius pairing with arranger Arif Mardin! Instrumental backing is by a hard burning Memphis/Muscle Shoals lineup that includes Spooner Oldham on electric piano and organ, Tommy Cogbill on guitar, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing with Bell Sound stamp. Cover has a large name in marker and some pen on front & back. Labels have some pen.)

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✨✧ Aretha FranklinLet Me In Your Life ... LP
Atlantic, 1974. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Aretha Franklin and electric piano – a really great combination that makes for a whole new level of soulfulness in the 70s! The album's one of Franklin's greatest of the decade – a deepening of the sound she first brought to Atlantic in the 60s, and a maturation of that groove – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch.)
 
 



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