Scripting is disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires JavaScript to function correctly.
Style sheets are disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires style sheets to function correctly.
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Enlarge       Note

20 Golden Greats

LP (Item 946017) Tamla/Motown (UK), 1979 — Condition: Near Mint-

(UK pressing. Cover has a promo sticker.)

Near Mint - (minus)

  • Black vinyl that may show a slight amount of dust or dirt.
  • Should still be very shiny under a light, even with slight amount of dust on surface.
  • One or two small marks that would make an otherwise near perfect record slightly less so. These marks cannot be too deep, and should only be surface marks that won't affect play, but might detract from the looks.
  • May have some flaws and discoloration in the vinyl, but only those that would be intrinsic to the pressing. These should disappear when the record is tilted under the light, and will only show up when looking straight at the record. (Buddah and ABC pressings from the 70's are a good example of this.)
  • May have some slight marks from aging of the paper sleeve on the vinyl.
  • Possible minor surface noise when played.

Additional Marks & Notes

If something is noteworthy, we try to note it in the comments — especially if it is an oddity that is the only wrong thing about the record. This might include, but isn't limited to, warped records, tracks that skip, cover damage or wear as noted above, or strictly cosmetic flaws.



You might be interested


Gladys Knight & The Pips

Pipe Dreams – Original Soundtrack
Buddah, 1976. Sealed
After hitting big as a singer on the soundtrack for Claudine, Gladys Knight finally got her chance in front of the camera for Pipe Dreams – a record that featured her both as the star on film and on the soundtrack! The styles here are a bit more wider-ranging than the usual 70s soundtrack of ... LP, Vinyl record album

Brenda Holloway

Every Little Bit Hurts
Tamla/Motown, 1964. Near Mint-
Classic heartbreaking soul from Brenda Holloway – one of the weepiest early records on Motown, as you might guess from the title! The style here is almost more New York uptown than Detroit at times – a fair bit like Maxine Brown with its mix of strength and fragility on the vocals, and ... LP, Vinyl record album

Jimmy & David Ruffin

Superstar Series Volume 8
Motown, 1980. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album

Jimmy Ruffin

20 Golden Classics
Motown/EMI (UK), Late 60s. Near Mint-
A nice UK collection – filled with early solo work by Jimmy Ruffin on Motown! Titles include "As Long As There Is Love", "What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted"," Gonn Give Her All The Love I've Got", "This Guy's In Love With You", "World So Wide ... LP, Vinyl record album
Motown/Natural Resources, 1960s/1970s. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album

Bonnie Pointer

Bonnie Pointer (1979)
Motown, 1979. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles

1957/1972
Tamla, 1972. Very Good 2LP Gatefold
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", " ... LP, Vinyl record album

Glady's Knight & The Pips/Rare Earth/Commodores

Motown Anthology Series
Motown, 1995. Very Good+
... LP, Vinyl record album

Bobby Moore & The Rhythm Aces

Searching For My Love
Checker, Mid 60s. Near Mint-
A wonderful album of southern soul – and the only full-length LP cut by Bobby Moore and his long-lived Rhythm Aces combo! The group's the sort that slaved away endlessly in live shows all over the south – playing on their own, or providing extra backup for countless big stars touring ... LP, Vinyl record album

Sylvester

Sylvester
Fantasy, 1977. Near Mint-
Sylvester's first album for Fantasy – a reworking of his older groove into one that we love more than any other that he ever used – a smooth modern soul style, not really disco, but with a driving approach that would certainly have worked well in the clubs! You gotta give Syl credit ... LP, Vinyl record album
 



⇑ Top