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Muhammad Speaks Vol 1, Part 1 – Wants & Beliefs

LP (Item 77805) Muhammed's Mosque of Islam, Early 60s — Condition: Used
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Elijah Muhammad speaks out on this self-released LP from (we think) some time in the 60's. Kind of eerie, with a spooky recording quality, and a voice that sounds like it's come back from the dead. Heavy stuff, though, and a nice relic of the man, with striking photos on both the front and back cover. (Cover has some wear.)  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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