7 CD / Motown / 2016-06-24Tracks: What's Going On; What's Happening Brother; Flyin' High (In the Friendly Sky); Save the Children; God Is Love; Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology); Right On; Wholly Holy; Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holl...
Artists: Marvin Gaye
Recording information: Marvin Gaye Studios, London, England; Seawest Recording Studio.
Illustrator: Ernie Barnes.
Photographer: Jim Britt.
Marvin Gaye's artistic peak -- an 11-yea...continue...
8 CD / Motown / 2016-06-24Artists: Marvin Gaye
1 CD / / 2016-06-17Artists: Chakuza
1 CD / Def Jam (USA) / 2016-06-17Artists: YG (Keenon Jackson)
So crazy he follows up his 2014 debut My Krazy Life with Still Brazy, Compton rapper YG is a swaggering contradiction. He can spit gangsta lyrics like "I go broke rob fools for their jewelry/Stick yo ...continue...
1 CD / Jalapeno Records / 2016-06-17Artists: The Allergies
1 CD / Supernova Records / 2016-06-17Artists: Xola
1 CD / Hoodoo / 2016-06-17Artists: Mickey & Sylvia
1 CD / Dreamcovers Records / 2016-06-17Artists: Aretha Franklin
Producer: John Hammond, Sr. .
Arrangers: Bob Mersey; Richard Wess....continue...
1 CD / Cold Busted / 2016-06-17Artists: Axion117
1 CD / Def Jam (USA) / 2016-06-17Tracks: Pops Hot (Intro); Don't Come to LA - (featuring Bricc Baby/Sad Boy); Who Shot Me?; Word Is Bond - (featuring Slim 400); Twist My Fingaz; Good Times Interlude - (featuring Syke 800/Marley Blu/Burnt Ou...
Artists: YG (Keenon Jackson)
Recording information: Encore Studios, Burbank, CA; Paramount Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA; Poolside Studios, Universal City, CA; The Mothership, Inglewood, CA; UMPG Studios, Santa Monica, CA.
1 CD / / 2016-06-17Tracks: I Belong to You; Give Myself Over; Fearless; Fingerprint of Me
Artists: Laura Hawthorne
1 CD / Empire (USA) / 2016-06-17Artists: June
1 CD / Groove Line Records (Disco Reissues / 2016-06-17Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / / 2016-06-17Artists: Souldia/Rymz
1 CD / eOne / 2016-06-17Tracks: Support Compton - (featuring Payso/J3); Roped Off - (featuring Problem/Boogie); Hit the News; Bullshit; Can't Wait; Gang Signs; Unfollow Me Bitch - (featuring Problem); Chronic, The - (featuring AV/A...
Artists: The Game (Rap)
Director: Kendra Ellis.
Supporting a three-part television documentary series that bears its name, Streets of Compton comes off as a street release from the Game, running with a guest list that...continue...
1 CD / Rhino (Label) / 2016-06-17Tracks: Middle of Love; When I See You Again; Private Number; All Things Must Change; I Can't Stand the Rain; Red Flag; Don't Play That Song for Me; Still Here; Sitting on the Edge; Hound Dog; I Won't Be Loo...
Artists: Beverley Knight
Audio Mixer: Darrell Thorp.
Recording information: Royal Studios, Memphis, USA.
Photographer: Nicholas Lam....continue...
2 CD / Cherry Red / 2016-06-17Artists: Mass Production
1 CD / / 2016-06-17Artists: The Temptations (Motown)
Arguably Motown's longest-running and most consistent act, the Temptations were top-notch, and this single-disc Motown sampler offers plenty of proof of that, including the classic singles "Ain't Too ...continue...
1 CD / Soul Music (UK R&B) / 2016-06-17Tracks: Love Attack; Let Me Be Your Everything; Showdown; Eye of the Storm; Accused Rap; I Stand Accused; She's Got a Way; Foreplay Rap; Love Won't Let Me Wait; Curious; Showdown [7" Version]; Showdown [12" ...
Artists: Isaac Hayes
Personnel: Isaac Hayes (vocals, piano, synthesizers); Bill Mueller (guitar); Gerald Jackson (synthesizers, programming); Ronnie Garrett (bass); Myra Walker, Brenda Jones Williams (background vocals)....continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-17Artists: Marvin Gaye
Personnel includes: Marvin Gaye, Tammi Terrell, Kim Weston (vocals); The Vandellas (background vocals).
Producers include: Smokey Robinson, Ashford & Simpson, Ivy Jo Hunter, Norman Whitfield, H...continue...
1 CD / Numero / 2016-06-17Tracks: Portrait of God's Love, A - Cindy & The Playmates; How Could You Love Him - Shades of Brown; Girl in the Window, The - The Mist; Reach for the Truth - The Puzzle People; Fool Like Me, A - The Enchant...
Artists: Various Artists
Editor: Judson Picco....continue...
1 CD / Fahrenheit / 2016-06-17Tracks: Saint Helens; Afternoon Afterparty; Composure; From Tac With Love; Game Tight; In the Cuts (Neosporin); Shivers; Sunday Mobbin; Mysterious; Get It While I Can; Razor Tongue Radio; Rely Alone; Henchme...
Artists: Greg Double
1 CD / Fahrenheit / 2016-06-17Tracks: Interactive Virtual Auditory Application; Pardigm Shift; Sono'theism; Stereogram; Channeling Sun Ra; C'6 Au'79; Her Metamorphosis; We Speak in Tones; Rhythmic Cognition Theory, Pt. 1; Hunters Point S...
Artists: Oji & the Ascension Team
1 CD / City Hall / 2016-06-17Tracks: Intro; Collateral, The; Two on One; Louie Shades - (featuring Da Unda Dogg); Just Wanna; P**sy Ain't Life - (featuring Louieville Sluggah); Talk That Money - (featuring Da Unda Dogg); My City - (feat...
Artists: Montana Montana Montana/Sleep Dank
1 CD / Swamp Jam / 2016-06-17Tracks: Trippin on Down; Church Street Blues; Ballad of Tommy Decker, The (Prince of Haight); Dead Flowers; Roots; Down to the River; Pine Box; Alley of the Oaks; Into the Old; Legacy; 26 on the List; Swamp ...
Artists: The Brothers Comatose
Audio Mixer: Matt Wright .
Recording information: Prairie Sun in Cotati, CA....continue...
1 CD / Swamp Jam / 2016-06-17Tracks: Modern Day Sinners; Pie for Breakfast; Scout, The; 120 East; Sterings; Morning Time; Feels Like the Devil; Pennies Are Money Too; Sleep; Van Song, The; Blackbirds
Artists: The Brothers Comatose
1 CD / Essential Media Mod / 2016-06-13Artists: Donnie Tatem/Marki Fields
1 CD / Essential Media / 2016-06-13Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Essential Media / 2016-06-13Artists: Art Austin/Carol Williams
1 CD / Essential Media Mod / 2016-06-13Artists: Herman Kelly
1 CD / Essential Media Mod / 2016-06-13Artists: Glenn Leonard (Vocals)
1 CD / Essential Media Mod / 2016-06-13Artists: Barbara Mason
A well-done collection originally recorded in the early `80s under the charge of Butch Ingram, who plays off of both of Mason's personas, the sweet & innocent and the mature woman. The Philadelphian's...continue...
2 CD / Essential Media Mod / 2016-06-13Artists: Blowfly
1 CD / Galapagos Music / 2016-06-10Artists: Jewels Hunter
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: The J.B.'s
Extended live "funkafizing" including a ten-minute version of the #1 R&B hit "Doing It to Death." Written, produced, and arranged by James Brown. ~ Rob Bowman...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Johnny Bristol
The prolific Johnny Bristol made his name at Motown as a writer and producer of tracks like Diana Ross & the Supremes' "Someday We'll Be Together," a song he co-wrote years before. In 1974, he did a s...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Fred Wesley/Fred Wesley & the New J.B.'s
The last of the Fred Wesley and the JB's albums. "Breakin' Bread" and "Makin' Love" charted R&B. The funk is still much in evidence, although some new twists and turns manifest themselves on the "rapp...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Lou Rawls
Lou Rawls began his roll onto the R&B and pop charts with this 1966 work. He was now doing soul material, songs where his gospel background and instincts took over, and he simply wailed, soared, and s...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Tracks: Marvin Meets Miles; Inner City Blues; Trouble Man; You Sure Love To Ball; Let's Get It On; What's Goin On; After the Dance; I Want You; Got To Give It Up; You Sure Love To Ball [Miles Version]; Marvi...
Artists: Johnny Britt
1 CD / Mezonic / 2016-06-10Tracks: Come to America; Back Against the Wall; Motivation; Small Town Girl; Seductive Measures; Plastic Surgery; Ghetto Authors; All the Way - (featuring Dearest/Brinaddy); Victory Laps; Riding; African Gir...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Philthy Rich
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Apathy (Rapper)
1 CD / St. Records / 2016-06-10Artists: Superstah Snuk
1 CD / Soul Brother / 2016-06-10Artists: Madcliff
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Nomadic Massive
1 CD / Empire Distribution / 2016-06-10Artists: Mozzy
1 CD / Vizztone / 2016-06-10Artists: Nick Schnebelen Band
1 CD / Sargent House / 2016-06-10Tracks: Better of Me; Daydream; Lost at Sea; All I Had; Mercy; Hold Your Hand; Falling Away; Rope; Every Word; Thunderstorms
Artists: Empty Houses
Audio Mixer: Graham Marsh .
Recording information: Parhelion Studios, Atlanta, GA.
Daydream is the vintage convertible-friendly full-length debut of Empty Houses, a wryly named Detroit t...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Sch
1 CD / Because Music / 2016-06-10Tracks: Avec Des Si; Gin Fizz; Cinema; Super Hero; Rester Avec Toi; Musique; Single Boy; Qu'est-Ce Qu'on Est Bien; Club 27; Angel Dark
Artists: Les Fils du Calvaire