Playlist: 08/11/07

Across 110th Street
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Concerts in the New York/Metropolitan Area:

Monday, August 20th: Classic Soul Night, Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series, live in Brooklyn, featuring the O’Jays and the Spinners, see http://brooklynconcerts.com/classicsoul.html for more information.

Friday, August 24th, Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes featuring Sharron Paige, live at the Tralf Music Hall, Buffalo, NY 

Sunday, September 9th, Earth Wind and Fire, with Taylor Hicks, live at the Nikon Theatre, Jones Beach, NY

The Budos Band, currently on tour, see scheduled dates athttp://www.daptonerecords.com 

Saturday, August 11th, 2007: Playlist

1. Bobby Womack – Across 110th Street [1972 album,Across 110th Street, Label: Charly] 

2. The Ohio Players – Skin Tight [1974 album, Skin Tight, Label: Mercury]

3. Syl Johnson – Feelin’ Frisky [1973 album, Back for a Taste of Your Love , Label: Hi, also available on 2000 compilation,The Complete Syl Johnson on Hi Records, Label: Hi]

4. The Dramatics – (Gimme Some) Good Soul Music [1972 album, Whatcha See is Whatcha Get , Label: Stax]

5. Willie Hutch – Mack Man (Got to Get Over) [1973 album,The Mack, Label: Motown]

6. Johnny Adams – I Don’t Worry Myself [1976 album,Reconsider Me, Label: Collectables, also available on 1994 compilation, Grits & Grooves, Label: Instant]

7. Howard Tate – Sweet Love Child [2004 compilation, Get It While You Can: The Complete Legendary Verve Sessions, Label: Hip-O Select]

8. James Brown – Give It Up or Turnit Loose [1971 album,Revolution of the Mind, Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III, Label: Polydor]

9. James Brown – Superbad [1971 album, Revolution of the Mind, Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III , Label: Polydor]

10. The Last Word (The J.B.’s) – Keep On Bumpin’ Before You Give Out of Gas [1995 compilation, Funky Good Time: The Anthology, Label: Polydor] 

11. James Brown – It’s a New Day So Let a Man Come Out and Do the Popcorn [1971 album, Revolution of the Mind, Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III, Label: Polydor]

12. Maceo & The Macks (The J.B.’s) – Cross the Track (We Better Go Back) [1995 compilation, Funky Good Time: The Anthology, Label: Polydor]

13. Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – My Man Is a Mean Man [2005 album, Naturally, Label: Daptone]

14. Betty Wright – Clean Up Woman [1972 album, I Love the Way You Love Me, Label: Alston, also available on 2000 compilation, The Very Best of Betty Wright, Label: Rhino]

15. Bobby Womack – A Woman’s Gotta Have It [1972 album,Understanding, Label: The Right Stuff, also available on 2006 compilation, The Definitive Collection, Label: Mastercuts/Artist]

16. Roberta Flack – Compared to What [1969 album, First Take, Label: Atlantic]

17. Ann Sexton – You’re Gonna Miss Me [1995 compilation,You’re Gonna Miss Me, Label: Charly, also available on 1994 compilation, Grits & Grooves , Label: Instant]

18. Ted Taylor – Something Strange is Going On in My House [1971 album, Taylor Made, Label: Jewel, also available on 1994 compilation, Grits & Grooves, Label: Instant]

19. Al Green – Full of Fire [1976 album, Full of Fire, Label: Motown, also available on 2007 compilation, The Definitive Greatest Hits, Label: Capitol/EMI]

20. Sam & Dave – Place Nobody Can Find [1969 compilation,The Best of Sam & Dave, Label: Atlantic, also available on 1991 compilation, The Complete Stax-Volt Singles 1959-1968, Label: Atlantic]

21. Sam Cooke – Chain Gang

22. Eli “Paperboy” Reed & The True Loves – It’s Easier [2007 EP, The Satisfier, Label: Q Division Records,http://www.elipaperboyreed.com/]

23. Otis Redding – Try A Little Tenderness [1966 album,Complete and Unbelievable: The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul, Label: Rhino]

24. Otis Redding – It’s Growing [1966 album, The Soul Album, Label: Rhino]

25. Aretha Franklin – Spanish Harlem [1968 album, The Queen of Soul, Label: Harmony]

26. Fela Kuti – Viva Nigeria [1994 album, The ’69 Los Angeles Sessions, Label: Stern’s]

27. Fela Kuti – Obe [1994 album, The ’69 Los Angeles Sessions, Label: Stern’s]

28. Fela Kuti – Ako [1994 album, The ’69 Los Angeles Sessions, Label: Stern’s]

29. Funkadelic – Cholly (Funk Getting Ready to Roll) [1978 album, One Nation Under a Groove , Label: Priority]

30. Parliament – Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof off the Sucker) [1976 album, Mothership Connection, Label: Casablanca]

31. Booker T. & the MGs – Green Onions [1962 album, Green Onions, Label: Atlantic]

32. Stevie Wonder – Living for the City [1973 album,Innervisions, Label: Motown]

33. Marvin Gaye – The World is Rated X [2001 re-release,Let’s Get It On: Deluxe Edition, Label: Motown, also available on 1995 compilation, Anthology, Label: Motown]

34. Larry Graham & Graham Central Station – Can You Handle It? [1973 album, Graham Central Station, Label: Collectables]

35. Johnnie Taylor – I Am Somebody, Pt. 1 [1977 compilation, Chronicle: The 20 Greatest Hits , Label: Stax]

36. Syl Johnson – Please Don’t Give Up On Me [2000 compilation, The Complete Syl Johnson on Hi Records, Label: Hi]

37. Syl Johnson – ‘Bout to Make Me Leave Home [2000 compilation, The Complete Syl Johnson on Hi Records, Label: Hi]

38. William Bell – It’s Happening All Over [1967 album, The Soul of a Bell, Label: Stax] 

39. William Bell – Do Right Woman, Do Right Man [1967 album, The Soul of a Bell, Label: Stax]

40. Jerry Butler – Never Give You Up [1968 album, The Ice Man Cometh, Label: Mercury, also available on 2001 compilation, The Philadelphia Sessions, Label: Mercury]

41. Eddie Floyd – Raise Your Hand [1967 album, Knock On Wood, Label: Stax]

42. William Bell – Tribute to A King [2007 compilation, The Very Best of William Bell, Label: Stax, also available on 1991 compilation, The Complete Stax-Volt Singles 1959-1968, Label: Atlantic]

43. Otis Redding – Change is Gonna Come [1968 album,(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Baby/Sweet Lorene, Label: Volt, also available on 1993 compilation, Otis! The Definitive Otis Redding, Label: Rhino]

44. George Jackson – Aretha, Sing One for Me [1989 compilation, The Hi Records Story , Label: Hi]

45. Aretha Franklin – Son of a Preacher Man [1970 album,This Girl’s In Love With You, Label: Rhino, also available on 1992 compilation, Queen of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings, Label: Rhino]

46. Aretha Franklin – Try Matty’s [1970 album, Spirit in the Dark, Label: Rhino, also available on 1992 compilation,Queen of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings, Label: Rhino]

47. Aretha Franklin – The Thrill is Gone [1970 album, Spirit in the Dark, Label: Rhino, also available on 1992 compilation,Queen of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings, Label: Rhino]

48. Aretha Franklin – You and Me [1970 album, Spirit in the Dark, Label: Rhino, also available on 1992 compilation,Queen of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings, Label: Rhino]

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