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RihannaGood Girl Gone Bad ... LP
Def Jam, 2008. Near Mint- 2LP ... $24.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the insert. Cover has marker through the barcode and is bent a bit at the opening.)

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RihannaLoud ... LP
Def Jam, 2010. Sealed 2LP Gatefold ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Original vinyl release from 2016.)

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Cheryl Pepsii RileyMe Myself & I (voc, realization mix)/Child (part 2) ... 12-inch
Columbia, 1988. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has light wear, a promo stamp, and some clear tape on back.)

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Rinder & Lewis/CandidoLust/Thousand Fingerman ... 12-inch
White Label, 1970s. Near Mint- ... $14.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(NOTE – Label on A-side is titled "Seven Deadly Sins".)

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Minnie RipertonAdventures In Paradise ... CD
Capitol (Japan), 1975. New Copy ... $13.99
Maybe our favorite-ever album from Minnie Riperton during the 70s – a sweet, smooth jazzy gem that really makes some of the best use of her vocals! There's a sophistication here that's a great 70s counterpart to Minnie's earlier work with Charles Stepney – served up here in a very ... read more CD
(Part of the Free Soul 20th Anniversary series!)

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Minnie RipertonAdventures In Paradise ... LP
Epic, 1975. Very Good+ ... Just Sold Out!
Maybe our favorite-ever album from Minnie Riperton during the 70s – a sweet, smooth jazzy gem that really makes some of the best use of her vocals! There's a sophistication here that's a great 70s counterpart to Minnie's earlier work with Charles Stepney – served up here in a very ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing, including the printed inner sleeve.)
Also available Adventures In Paradise ... CD 13.99

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Minnie RipertonHer Chess Years – Featuring The Gems & Rotary Connection – 50th Anniversary Collection ... CD
Chess/Music On Vinyl (UK), Late 60s. New Copy ... $9.99
Great early work by Minnie Riperton – featuring tracks that she recorded as a female soul singer, plus later work recorded with the groundbreaking group Rotary Connection! The set's got some of Minnie's earliest singles for the Chess label – including "All Of It", "Lonel ... read more CD

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Minnie RipertonHer Chess Years – Featuring The Gems & Rotary Connection – 50th Anniversary Collection ... CD
MCA/Chess, Late 60s. Used ... $12.99
Great early work by Minnie Riperton – featuring tracks that she recorded as a female soul singer, plus later work recorded with the groundbreaking group Rotary Connection! The set's got some of Minnie's earliest singles for the Chess label – including "All Of It", "Lonel ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Minnie RipertonPerfect Angel ... LP
Epic, 1974. Very Good ... Just Sold Out!
Minnie Riperton's first album for Epic – and the record that broke her from a hip Chicago underground artist into one of the seventies' biggest female soul stars! The record moves past the baroque soul of Minnie's early years with Rotary Connection and Charles Stepney – and hits a mix ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing.)

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✨✧ Hector RiveraAt The Party With Hector Rivera (with bonus tracks) ... CD
BGP (UK), Late 60s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A monster album of Latin soul – arguably the greatest record ever cut by Hector Rivera! The record's a rare cooker that never lets up at all – a non-stop boogaloo party that definitely lives up to its swinging cover image – and which is quite different than most other albums from ... (Latin, Soul) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available At The Party With Hector Rivera ... LP 9.99

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Rockie RobbinsGood Life ... CD
Expansion (UK), 2019. New Copy ... $15.99
The great Rockie Robbins is back in action – and it's as if hardly a year has passed since his classic run in 80s soul! Robbins looks surprisingly youthful on the cover, and sounds even more so on the album – supported by these great grooves that have a positive flow and a very upbeat ... read more CD

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✨✧ Chuck RobersonI Don't Think You Heard Me Yet ... LP
Traction, 1987. Sealed ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Shrinkwrap is aged, with a hole in front and loose on back.)

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Elder Jeffrey Roberson & The New Life SingersOld Time Way ... LP
Black Diamond/High Jazz (Switzerland), 1982. New Copy (reissue)... $30.99 31.98
From his look on the cover, Jeffrey Roberson is hardly an "elder" – although he definitely brings a sense of wisdom and knowledge to the spirit of the grooves on this set! The album's one of those great lost crossovers between gospel and modern soul – upbeat and clubby on ... (Gospel, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download!)

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Fenton RobinsonSomebody Loan Me A Dime (2nd pressing) ... LP
Alligator, 1974. Near Mint- ... $19.99
One of the better albums on the Alligator Records label from Chicago – a set by Fenton Robinson that's not far different from his earlier work on the 77/Sound Stage Seven label! There's a feel here that's pretty great – slightly southern in inflection, and not as Chicago-cliched as ... (Blues, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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LC Robinson, Lafayette Thomas, & Dave AlexanderOakland Blues – Bluesmakers Series ... LP
World Pacific, 1969. Near Mint- ... $11.99
A great collection of under-discovered artists from the Oakland scene – all working with arrangements and musical direction by Jimmy McCracklin! (Blues, Soul) LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing – with insert!)

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Roscoe RobinsonWhy Must It End ... LP
Sound Stage 7/Charly (UK), Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $11.99
Deep soul from Roscoe Robinson – a singer who hardly ever got his due, but who made some killer singles at the end of the 60s! Roscoe's got a style that's rooted in the south, but has funkier touches too – a blend that marks his time spent both in the south and up in Chicago – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout hole.)

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Smokey RobinsonOne Heartbeat ... CD
Motown, 1987. Used ... $4.99
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✨✧ Smokey RobinsonSolo Anthology ... CD
Motown, 1970s/1980s. Used 2 CDs ... $12.99
Sweet solo work from Smokey Robinson – some of our favorite Motown recordings of the 70s! Although Smokey first kicked off his successful career with The Miracles, he really made a strong move when he broke with the group during the early 70s, and emerged on his own to cut some totally great ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Smokey Robinson & The Miracles1957/1972 ... LP
Tamla, 1972. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... $3.99
A nice little live set – recorded in 1972, right at the end of Smokey's association with The Miracles. The set's got some nice longer versions of older tunes, and some relatively complicated arrangements from Thomas "Beans" Bowles. Titles include "Got To Be There", " ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(In the textured cover, with some ring & edge wear and some splitting on the top seam.)

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✨✧ Smokey Robinson & The MiraclesAnthology ... LP
Motown, 1960s/Early 70s. Near Mint- 3LP Gatefold ... $14.99
3LPs – and a heck of a lot of wonderful tracks from The Miracles! Titles include "Ooo Baby Baby", "My Girl Has Gone", "That's What Love Is Made Of", "I've Been Good To You", "Got A Job", "Bad Girl", "Baby Baby Don't Cry", ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Missing booklet. Cover has some wear and a residue spot from an old sticker.)

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✨✧ Smokey Robinson & The MiraclesFour In Blue ... LP
Tamla, 1969. Sealed ... $14.99
Although Smokey and crew are pictured in the front in the usual staid Motown matching suits – their hipper garb on the back cover belies the nice direction they've taken with this album, which shows the band hitting a more heavy soul style that's touched by a lot of the grooviness going ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Shrinkwrap is aged and shopworn, with sticker remnants and some tears. Cover has a cut corner.)

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Smokey Robinson & The MiraclesGoing To A Go Go ... CD
Tamla (Japan), 1965. New Copy ... $13.99
Legendary stuff from Smokey Robinson and his wonderful group – a killer set from the second all-male version of The Miracles – recorded with some wonderfully soaring harmonies! The group's got a nice bite on the bottom here – a groove to go with the "go go" promised in ... read more CD
(Part of the Motown Did It First Series!)

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Smokey Robinson & The MiraclesTears Of A Clown (aka Make It Happen) ... CD
Motown (Japan), 1966. New Copy ... $13.99
About as classic as you can get for late 60s Miracles! Smokey's vocals are in perfect form, and the group still has that 60s falsetto harmony sound, with lots of fragile bits and strong group backing. Includes the huge hit "Tears Of A Clown", plus a motherlode of great originals that ... read more CD
(Part of the Motown Did It First Series!)

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Smokey Robinson & The MiraclesTime Out ... LP
Tamla, 1969. Very Good ... $6.99
Kind of a mixed bag of numbers from Smokey and the group – who are clearly searching around here for a new sound that will take them into the 70s, working in a number of different modes – all of them still pretty nice, thanks to the always-great vocal talents of the group. Titles ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has some wear.)

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Smokey Robinson & The MiraclesWhat Love Has Joined Together ... LP
Tamla, 1970. Very Good ... $8.99
Excellent work by Smokey – recorded with a super-heavy vibe that's very different than his 60s work! The record has an amazingly large conception of arrangements – mostly handled by Smokey, and done in a complicated baroque harmony style that points forward towards his later Quiet ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has some wear and splitting.)

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Vicki Sue RobinsonVicki Sue Robinson (with bonus tracks) ... CD
RCA (Japan), 1976. New Copy ... $13.99
Full on disco from Vicki Sue Robinson – a bit crossover at times, but handled with a top-shelf approach all the way through! Maestro Warren Schatz produced and arranged the set – and the tunes have a smoothly grooving approach that really lets Vicki flow out nicely in advance of the ... read more CD
(Part of the Disco Fever 40 series!)

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Rochester Veasley Band (Cornell Rochester/Gerald Veasley)One Minute Of Love ... LP
Gramavision (Germany), 1985. Near Mint- ... $6.99
An unusual mix of jazz and soul – much quirkier than you might expect, thanks to a core group that features Willie Williams on tenor and soprano sax, and Uri Caine on keyboards – plus guest work from John Zorn on alto and James Blood Ulmer on guitar! (Jazz, Soul) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light edge wear.)

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Rockin Dopsie & His Cajun TwistersHold On! ... LP
GNP/Crescendo, 1983. Near Mint- ... $6.99
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(Cover has a cut corner.)

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✨✧ RockwellSomebody's Watching Me ... LP
Motown, 1983. Near Mint- ... $3.99
One of the strangest acts to come from Motown in the early 80s – and almost more of a new wave record than a soul one! The standout hit here is the title track "Somebody's Watching Me" – an odd electro tune that has Rockwell speaking/singing these paranoid lyrics with a vague ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring and edge wear, with a small sticker remnant.)

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Jess RodenPlayer Not The Game ... CD
Island (Japan), 1977. New Copy ... $13.99
The continuing evolution of the great Jess Roden – an lesser-known 70s talent who emerged from the jazz rock scene in the UK at the end of the 60s – but who's working here in a much more sophisticated mode! Jess always had a lot of soul in his style right from the start – that ... (Rock, Soul) read more CD
(Part of the Free Soul 20th Anniversary series!)

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Nile Rodgers & ChicIt's About Time ... LP
Universal, 2018. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $24.99 29.99
Nile Rodgers isn't on the cover, but he's definitely in the grooves – giving us an updated version of the classic Chic sound – complete with all the best snapping rhythms and plenty of riffing guitar! Rodgers opened the door for plenty of guests this time around – voices who push ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available It's About Time (with bonus track) ... CD 13.99

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Nile Rodgers & ChicIt's About Time (with bonus track) ... CD
Universal, 2018. New Copy ... $13.99 14.98
Nile Rodgers isn't on the cover, but he's definitely in the grooves – giving us an updated version of the classic Chic sound – complete with all the best snapping rhythms and plenty of riffing guitar! Rodgers opened the door for plenty of guests this time around – voices who push ... read more CD
Also available It's About Time ... LP 24.99

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✨✧ Roger (Roger Troutman)Many Facets Of Roger ... LP
Warner, 1981. Very Good ... $3.99
There's many facets of Roger – and they're all pretty darn funky! From this vantage point, all we can think of is that Roger Troutman must have had some sort of crystal ball to see into the hip hop sampling future – either that, or he was busy cooking up west coast gangster funk drones ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has some wear and a sticker spot.)

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DJ RogersLove Brought Me Back (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Columbia/Soulmusic.com (UK), 1978. Used ... $6.99
One of our favorite albums ever from the mighty DJ Rogers – one of the most positive, powerful voices in 70s soul music! The set's a sublime Rogers showcase all the way through – as DJ wrote, arranged, and produced the whole record – in partnership with the Earth Wind & Fire ... read more CD

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Lee RogersSock Some Love Power To Me ... LP
Soul Tay Shus, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Hard and heavy soul tracks from Lee Rogers – an excellent Detroit singer from the 60s, with a sock-solid approach that's all-Northern Soul all the way! The set's one of the first we've ever seen dedicated to Lee's work – and it features 15 tracks from the D-Town, Wheelsville, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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RonettesRonettes Featuring Veronica ... LP
Colpix, 1961. Very Good+ ... $39.99
A girl group soul classic – the first-ever Ronettes album, recorded in the years before the group first hooked up with Phil Spector! Even back on this album from 1961, it's clear that the girls had a sound that would be huge – and they're working here with early (and great) production ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Light blue label pressing. NOTE – Cover is heavily stained and flaky at the bottom 2 inches.)

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Rose BrothersEverything's Coming Up Roses ... CD
Muscle Shoals Sound/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1986. New Copy ... $13.99
Everything's coming up for the Rose Brothers here – sounding better on this second set than on their debut, with a style that really shows the group coming into their own! The quartet have an approach that takes an older 70s group style, and finds a way to make it work within a contemporary ... read more CD
(Part of the Malaco Definitive Collection, The Truth Of Southern Soul Series!)

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Rose BrothersRose Brothers ... CD
Muscle Shoals Sound/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1985. New Copy ... $13.99
Modern Muscle Shoals material from The Rose Brothers – a male quartet with one foot in an older harmony soul mode, and the other firmly set into the bigger modes of the 80s! Mellower moments mix with electro elements on this debut album – with a vibe that's almost more east coast than ... read more CD
(Part of the Malaco Definitive Collection, The Truth Of Southern Soul Series!)
Also available Rose Brothers ... LP 0.99

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Rose BrothersRose Brothers ... LP
Muscle Shoals Sound, 1985. Very Good ... $0.99
Modern Muscle Shoals material from The Rose Brothers – a male quartet with one foot in an older harmony soul mode, and the other firmly set into the bigger modes of the 80s! Mellower moments mix with electro elements on this debut album – with a vibe that's almost more east coast than ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has wear and initals in red marker.)
Also available Rose Brothers ... CD 13.99

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Rose RoyceGolden Touch ... LP
Whitfield, 1980. Very Good+ ... $4.99
A well-rounded little set from Rose Royce – one that has the group hitting equally on uptempo funky tracks and chilled-out mellower numbers – the latter of which feature plenty of sweet moogy touches, in the group's best mode! There are standout moments, but overall the album has more ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light wear.)

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Rose RoyceIn Full Bloom ... CD
Whitfield/Warner, 1977. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A big one for Norman Whitfield – who found in Rose Royce what he'd been lacking for years – a hit group ready to handle a number of styles, all well, and all with an adventurous style that would break them past the legions of lackluster funky soul groups of the late 70s. The record ... read more CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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✨✧ Rose RoyceRose Royce's Greatest Hits ... CD
Whitfield/Warner, Late 70s. Used ... $5.99
You know, these guys were so big that we sometimes forget how great they really were. This compilation's a great reminder, and it's filled with some killer 70's soul tracks like the totally sublime original version of "Love Don't Live Here Any More", a cut that still sends shivers down ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Rose RoyceVery Best Of Rose Royce ... CD
Rhino, Late 70s/Early 80s. Used ... $11.99
16 classic tracks by one of the last great soul groups of the 70s! The set begins with their huge theme to the film "Car Wash", then runs through some of their more sublime, subtler numbers – like "I Wanna Get Next To You", "I'm Going Down", "Wishing On A ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Diana RossDiana (2CD expanded & remastered edition) ... CD
Motown, 1980. Used 2 CDs ... $14.99
A hugely expanded version of this dancefloor classic from Diana Ross! The original album Diana was a big one for Ross – produced by Bernard Edwards and Nile Rogers of Chic, and done with a snapping disco groove that pushed Ross into some new territory in the clubs and the charts. The ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Diana RossEaten Alive ... CD
RCA, 1985. Used ... $6.99
Michael Jackson gave Diana Ross the big title hit for this set – a track that also features his own guest vocals too – but most of the record was handled strongly by Barry Gibb, who not only co-produced the set, but wrote most of the material as well! Ross has a strong crossover feel ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Diana RossLady Sings The Blues ... LP
Motown, 1972. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... Just Sold Out!
On the one hand, our jazz snob side wonders why Diana Ross would be picked to star as Billie Holiday, but on the other, it makes perfect sense, as this soundtrack to the film was made during the early 70s, when she was at the top of her career, and one of the highest profile female soul singers. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the booklet. Cover has light wear.)

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Diana RossWhy Do Fools Fall In Love (with bonus tracks) ... CD
RCA/FTG, 1981. New Copy ... $8.99 12.98
Diana Ross makes a big break with Motown for this debut set on RCA – a set that also has the singer making a nice stylistic break as well! The set's got Diana reinventing herself in so many different modes for the 80s – as Ross herself is sitting at the production helm for the record, ... read more CD

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Diana Ross & The Supremes25th Anniversary Vol 1 ... CD
Motown, Mid 60s. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Diana Ross & The Supremes25th Anniversary Vol 2 ... CD
Motown, Mid 60s. Used ... $7.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Diana Ross & The SupremesSupreme Rarities 1960 to 1969 – Motown Lost & Found (4 X 180 gram vinyl box set) ... LP
Motown/Hip-O Select, 1960s. New Copy 4LP (reissue)... $54.99 60.00
A great little set that once again proves that longstanding rule – that with vintage Motown, even the obscure bits are completely top shelf! As you'd guess from the title, this package is overflowing with rare material from Diana Ross & The Supremes – all pulled from that legendary ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(4 X 180 gram vinyl box set!)

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Jackie RossFull Bloom (80s pressing) ... LP
Chess, 1964. Very Good ... $4.99
One of the greatest female soul moments on Chess Records in the 60s – and that's saying a lot, given that the label also recorded Etta James! Jackie Ross is a singer who's way more Chicago than most of the bigger names on Chess – and works here with that perfect blend of soul and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(80s pressing on MCA/Chess. Cover has a cut corner and a stain at the bottom.)

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✨✧ Jackie RossNew Beginning ... LP
Golden Ear, 1980. Very Good+ ... Just Sold Out!
Very obscure later work from Jackie Ross – recorded in her years after Chess Records, with a sound that's a lot more mature than before! The style here is a bit like Marlena Shaw in the late 70s – a sophisticated blend of soul, jazz, and a little bit of club – served up with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some ring & edge wear.)

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Jackie Ross/Little MiltonIn Perspective ... LP
Golden Ear, 1981. Very Good+ 2LP ... $34.99
A cool little follow-up to Jackie Ross' other album on Golden Ear – and an unusual set that's split with Little Milton! The 2LP set is quite an odd one for an indie, but is filled with great material – some with Jackie solo, some with Milton – and some with the pair singing ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some ring & edge wear and splitting in the bottom seam.)

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Jackie Ross/Nella Dodds/Jan Bradley/Mitty CollierSoul Boppin' Ladies Vol 1 ... CD
Marginal (Belgium), 1960s. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Jimmy RossFirst True Love Affair (long, short) ... 12-inch
Quality/RFC (Canada), 1982. Very Good- ... $4.99
A great little club groover from Jimmy – kind of a mixture of European disco and weird flanged-out pop – recorded in Italy, with some pretty cool lead vocals! The single offers up 2 Larry Levan mixes too! 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Rotary ConnectionDinner Music ... LP
Cadet, 1969. Very Good ... $9.99
Beautiful spacey soul and righteous rock/soul grooves from one of the most enigmatic groups ever to come out of the Chicago soul scene! The drummer really kicks it on this one – and more than a few cuts have a nice backbeat to them, and the record probably has a bit more of a rock feel than ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cadet Concept pressing. Cover has a mostly split spine.)

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Barbara RoyWith All My Love (orig, dub) ... 12-inch
Ascot, Early 80s. Near Mint- ... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Ruby & The RomanticsGreatest Hits Album ... LP
Kapp, Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... $2.99
Fantastic harmony soul – in a class by itself! Ruby's lovely voice is right out front in the mix, and she's backed up by the all-male Romantics with a sweet soaring tone that blows away other male/female combos like Gladys Knight & The Pips or The Sensations. This greatest hits includes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(MCA pressing.)

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Ruby & The RomanticsOur Day Will Come – The Very Best Of Ruby & The Romantics ... CD
RPM (UK), Mid 60s. New Copy 2CD ... $15.99
The best collection we've ever seen of work by this amazing 60s harmony group – 43 tracks in all, packaged as a double CD set with a great set of notes! The package features tracks (all of them?) from Ruby's years at the Kapp label – a time when the group was working on a very fine ... read more CD

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Ruby & The RomanticsVery Best Of Ruby & The Romantics ... CD
Taragon, Early/Mid 60s. Used ... $4.99
10 tracks in all, including "Day Dreaming", "Young Wings Can Fly", "Our Everlasting Love", "Does He Really Care For Me", "Baby Come Home", "When You're Young & In Love", "My Summer Love", "Our Day Will Come", and ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Jimmy RuffinBest Of Jimmy Ruffin – 20th Century Masters Millenium Collection ... CD
Motown, Late 60s/Early 70s. Used ... $2.99
Killer solo work from Jimmy Ruffin – a selection of 10 tunes pulled from his 60s solo recordings for Motown, plus one tune cut with brother David, when they were working briefly as the Ruffin Brothers. Titles include "What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted", "I've Passed This Way ... read more CD
(BMG Direct pressing.)

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Jimmy RuffinJimmy Ruffin Sings Top Ten ... CD
Motown, 1966. Used ... $11.99
A great full length album from Motown's mighty Jimmy Ruffin – and a set with a lot deeper soul sound than you'd guess from the "top ten" in the title! The music's not commercial, but some of the sharpest Motown soul of the time – the kind of work that made the young Jimmy as ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Jimmy RuffinRuff 'N Ready ... LP
SOUL, 1969. Very Good- ... $9.99
A tremendous little album from Jimmy Ruffin – as "ruff" as the title implies, with a much deeper groove than you might find from other Motown releases at the time! The style here is really wonderful – rich, heartfelt vocals from Jimmy that easily match the best of the Detroit ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Purple label pressing . Cover has some wear with a split top seam.)

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Ruffin BrothersI Am My Brother's Keeper (expanded edition) ... CD
SOUL/Motown/Hip-O Select, 1970. Used ... $24.99
A stunner from the Ruffin Brothers – their one album as a duo, 1970's underappreciated I Am My Brother's Keeper! Here Jimmy and David Ruffin lay down a warm, wonderful set of great late 60s Motown grooves – emotive covers and a bunch of great originals with nice touches of ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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RufusRufus Featuring Chaka Khan (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
MCA/Universal (Japan), 1975. Used ... $9.99
Great work by one of the archetypal funky soul bands of the 70s – and a group whose impact is still being felt today! Of course, one of the reasons for that is Chaka Khan's incredible vocals – caught here at a prime early point, and very nicely set against some warm electric keyboards ... read more CD
(Includes obi!)

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Rufus & ChakaMasterjam ... CD
MCA, 1979. Used ... $9.99
A definite masterjam from Chaka Khan and Rufus – one of the group's last key efforts together – produced to perfection by the mighty Quincy Jones! Chaka's vocals are sublime right from the start – taking on the soaring majesty she'd use on her initial solo recordings – and ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Rufus featuring Chaka KhanAin't Nobody/Stay ... 12-inch
Warner, 1983. Very Good- (pic cover)... $14.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo. Cover has light wear.)

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Rufus featuring Chaka KhanRags To Rufus ... LP
ABC, 1974. Very Good+ ... $14.99
One of those records that everyone seemed to own, back in the day – and for good reason, too – as Rufus and Chaka have a way of opening ears of folks who dig so many different styles – from soul to rock to funk and jazz – but all with a groove that's totally their own! The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label stereo pressing. Cover has some splitting in the top seam.)

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Rufus featuring Chaka KhanStompin' At The Savoy – Live ... CD
Warner, 1983. Used ... $9.99
One of the last albums that Rufus and Chaka Khan ever recorded together – and one of the best, as well! The set's a surprisingly great blend of live material and studio cuts – concert material taking up three sides of the 2LP set, and studio tracks on the last side – working ... read more CD
(Out of print first CD pressing, packaged in two individual jewel cases. Sticker remnant on booklet cover.)

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Rufus With Chaka KhanAsk Rufus ... CD
MCA, 1977. Used ... $8.99
One of our favorite albums ever from Rufus and Chaka Khan – a sublime 70s set in which the group's sound totally comes together, and finds a really special sound that's all its own! The blend of elements here is perfect – the group's funky jazz instrumentation, and Chaka Khan's warm ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Rufus & Chaka KhanOne Million Kisses (double a-side promo) ... 12-inch
Warner, 1983. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Rufus & Chaka KhanStreet Player (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
MCA (Japan), 1978. Used Gatefold ... $34.99
Stunning work from Rufus & Chaka Khan – still very much at the height of their powers on this late 70s release – and still doing things at a level that nobody else can touch! The blend of jazz and soul is completely sublime – given a bit of extra help on arrangements by Clare ... read more CD
(Out of print. Includes obi!)

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Bobby RushMan Can Give It – But He Can't Take It ... LP
LaJam, 1988. Near Mint- ... $7.99
(Blues, Soul) LP, Vinyl record album

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Otis RushMourning In The Morning (colored vinyl pressing) ... LP
Atlantic/Sundazed, 1969. New Copy (reissue)... $23.99 24.99
A funky bit of blues from Otis Rush – the guitarist's debut album, and a surprisingly great batch of tracks recorded at Fame Studios! Production is by Mike Bloomfield and Nick Gravenites, who are clearly going for more of a crossover sound than Rick Hall might have given the set – but ... (Blues, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Patrice RushenHaven't You Heard – The Best Of Patrice Rushen ... CD
Rhino/Elektra, Late 70s/Early 80s. Used ... $11.99
Classic smooth soul and jazzy funk from the great Patrice Rushen – a great little overview of her essential sides for Elektra Records! Although Patrice first cut her teeth in the heady fusion scene of the Fantasy label, by the time she moved to Elektra, she'd really tightened up her groove a ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Patrice RushenPrelusion ... LP
Prestige, 1974. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
A great set from Patrice Rushen – very different than her later R&B work from the 80s! The record's her first, and at the time, Patrice was much more of a jazz artist – working here with a cool west coast set of players (Joe Henderson on tenor, Hadley Caliman on alto and soprano, ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Eddie RussSee The Light ... LP
Monument/Soul Brother (UK), 1976. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99
A beautiful album of spacey jazz funk! Eddie Russ was a 70s keyboard genius – right up there with Lonnie Liston Smith and Herbie Hancock in our book, although he never reached the fame of either of those players. This album's one of Eddie's best – and it's got a smoothly produced soul ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available See The Light ... LP 9.99

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Eddie RussSee The Light ... LP
Monument, 1976. Sealed ... $9.99
A beautiful album of spacey jazz funk! Eddie Russ was a 70s keyboard genius – right up there with Lonnie Liston Smith and Herbie Hancock in our book, although he never reached the fame of either of those players. This album's one of Eddie's best – and it's got a smoothly produced soul ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Recent Soul Brother reissue.)
Also available See The Light ... LP 18.99

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Eddie RussTake A Look At Yourself ... LP
Monument/Soul Brother (UK), 1978. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99
A funky fusion classic from keyboardist Eddie Russ – and quite possibly his most fully developed album ever! Eddie's working here at a level that's right up there with Weldon Irvine, Lonnie Liston Smith, and Bobby Lyle – a wonderful fusion of jazz and soul that's carried off perfectly ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Arthur RussellWorld Of Arthur Russell (3LP set) ... LP
Soul Jazz (UK), 1980s. New Copy 3LP ... $29.99 31.99
Music beyond description – a unique blend of disco, funk, avant garde, and dub – the wonderful world of the late Arthur Russell! Russell was a bass player by trade, but he was schooled in both classical and Eastern music forms – and brought an incredibly fresh vision to his work ... (Rock, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Newly remastered in 2018!)

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SadaneOne Way Love Affair ... LP
Warner, 1981. Very Good+ ... $4.99
A brilliant first album from Marc Sadane – an artist who never hit big at the time, but who really shines here in a set of mellow and modern soul tracks that's completely sublime! Sadane gets great production help from the team of Mtume and Reggie Lucas – who set his wonderful vocals ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Missing the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light wear.)

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SadeDiamond Life ... LP
Portrait, 1985. Very Good ... $16.99
Think what you want – we think this is a damn great soul album! Sure, the record was a crossover classic that got played to death back in the 80s – but give it a listen now, and you'll be stunned to hear how fresh it sounds, and how much it reminds you of all the British soul acts that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Non-gatefold pressing, including the printed inner sleeve.)
Also available Diamond Life (Japanese pressing) ... CD 14.99

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SadeDiamond Life (Japanese pressing) ... CD
Portrait/Sony (Japan), 1985. Used ... $14.99
Think what you want – we think this is a damn great soul album! Sure, the record was a crossover classic that got played to death back in the 80s – but give it a listen now, and you'll be stunned to hear how fresh it sounds, and how much it reminds you of all the British soul acts that ... read more CD
(Out of Blu-Spec CD pressing.)
Also available Diamond Life ... LP 16.99

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SadeLove Deluxe ... CD
Epic, 1992. Used ... $1.99
Sade's last LP from the early 90s before she went into her brief recording and performing hiatus. Like the preceding records, the approach is heavy on the jazz side of things, with a crisp, spare touch on the production and a wonderfully soulful feel to the songwriting. At this point she no ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ SadePromise ... LP
Portrait, 1985. Very Good+ ... $19.99
Sade's second album, and while it's not totally sublime as the first, it's still a damn great set with a smooth jazzy vibe that will have you coming back again and again! Includes the lovely "The Sweetest Taboo", plus "Is It A Crime", "War Of The Hearts", "Mr ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Non-gatefold pressing, includes inner sleeve.)
Also available Promise (Audio Fidelity) ... LP 99.99

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✨✧ SadePromise (Audio Fidelity) ... LP
Portrait/Audio Fidelity, 1985. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $99.99
Sade's second album, and while it's not totally sublime as the first, it's still a damn great set with a smooth jazzy vibe that will have you coming back again and again! Includes the lovely "The Sweetest Taboo", plus "Is It A Crime", "War Of The Hearts", "Mr ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition #1870.)
Also available Promise ... LP 19.99

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✨✧ SadeStronger Than Pride (Audio Fidelity) ... LP
Epic/Audio Fidelity, 1988. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $99.99
Another nice one from Sade – perhaps not as edgey as some of her earlier work, recorded in a slightly smoother style, but still quite nice to our ears – as Sade's always been a pleasure, no matter what the setting! Includes the nicely grooving "Nothing Can Come Between Us", ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition #1632.)

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SadisticsSadistics – The Best ... CD
Victor (Japan), 1980. New Copy ... $16.99
Forget the name of the group, because these guys are way too warm and smooth to be sadistic at all – and instead come across with all the best soulful qualities of the Japanese fusion scene at the end of the 70s! Most tracks have vocals, but there's also plenty of great work on guitar with a ... (Jazz, Soul) read more CD
(Part of the Adlib Presents Victor Japanese Fusion series!)

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Salsoul OrchestraNice 'N' Naasty/Salsoul 3001 ... 12-inch
Salsoul, 1976. Near Mint- ... $4.99
Back to back slammers from Salsoul Orchestra! "Nice N Naasty" has a great funky bit on the intro – setting the scene for a jaunty groove that's not nearly as kitshcy as you'd expect from the title, and which has all the sweet Salsoul touches firmly in place! "3001" is ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record
(In a Salsoul sleeve. Labels have small stickers.)

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Sam & DaveDouble Dynamite ... LP
Stax, 1966. Very Good+ ... $49.99
Sublime early Stax work from Sam & Dave – the kind of record that forever changed the way the male voice was used in group soul music! The rhythms on the tunes are totally raw – bass, drums, and guitar that are kind of fused into a dirty funky bottom that proves a perfect foil for ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Light blue label pressing. Labels have a name in pen. Cover has a cutout hole, light wear, and a bit of aging.)

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Joe Sample & Lalah HathawaySong Lives On ... CD
GRP, 1999. Used ... $2.99
A wonderful collaboration between vocalist Lalah Hathaway and keyboardist Joe Sample – one of Lalah's few sessions from this under-recorded point in her career – and a set that's quit different than the straighter soul of her earlier music! Sample's warm tones really bring out a lot in ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Santa FeSanta Fe ... LP
Ampex, 1971. Very Good Gatefold ... $11.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Jorge SantanaLove The Way – The Solo 70s Recordings (Jorge Santana/It's All About Love) ... CD
Tomato/Omnivore, 1978/1979. New Copy ... $14.99 16.98
Two albums from Jorge Santana – back to back in a single set, and long overdue! First up is the self-titled Jorge Santana album – a stone 70s classic from Carlos Santana's lesser-known brother – a set that effortlessly brings together Latin and soul, often with the same sort of ... read more CD

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✨✧ Santiago (Neftali Santiago)22 Somerset Drive – 1976 to 1978 ... CD
Manufactured, Mid 70s. New Copy ... $11.99
Never-heard work from drummer Neftali Santiago – one of the founding forces of legendary funk group Mandrill – working here alone in the mid 70s, during a time when he was taking a break from the group! The music is fantastic – the best sort of 70s funk ensemble mode – ... read more CD

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Larry SantosJust A Man ... LP
Evolution, 1969. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a bumped corner, a cutout hole, and some gloss creases.)

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✨✧ Johnny SaylesJohnny Sayles Story ... CD
Official, 1960s. Used ... $14.99
Rare work by this Chicago hard soul legend! Johnny Sayles came out of the same 60s scene that fostered some of Chicago's heavier soul singers of the 60s – like Tyrone Davis and Syl Johnson – and although he recorded for some of the same labels as them, with production that was often in ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Boz ScaggsDown Two Then Left ... LP
Columbia, 1977. Very Good ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Boz ScaggsSlow Dancer (2nd cover) ... LP
Columbia, 1974. Very Good ... $1.99
One of Boz Scaggs most soulful albums thanks to production from Johnny Bristol, and arrangements from HB Barnum! Titles include "Slow Dancer", "I Got Your Number", "Hercules", "Take It For Granted", and "Pain Of Love". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Scherrie & SusayePartners ... CD
Motown (Japan), 1979. New Copy ... $13.99
A surprisingly great album from these two former member of The Supremes – Scherrie Payne & Susaye Greene-Brown – put together with production help from Eugene McDaniels, who really helps give the whole thing a hipper spin than some of the girls' more famous work from before! There's ... read more CD
(Part of the Motown Did It First Series!)

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Lalo SchifrinNo One Home ... LP
Tabu, 1979. Very Good+ ... $19.99
A sweet set of fusiony soul from Lalo Schifrin – a great little record that's almost better than most of his other late 70s efforts, including some of his soundtrack work! The album's in the same territory that Quincy Jones was hitting at the time – at its core, a set of funky electric ... (Jazz, Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light staining and waviness on the bottom 3 inches.)
Also available No One Home (with bonus tracks) ... CD 13.99
 
 



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