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V/A - Shaolin Soul: Episode 3 (2xLP + CD)

$27.99

Reissue of Shaolin Soul Episode 2, originally released in 2014. One of three LP reissues celebrating the 20th anniversary of 1998's Shaolin Soul Episode 1 (BEC 5543356). Legendary deep soul French compilations featuring many soul classics, sometimes forgotten, which have been sampled countless times by some of the biggest hip-hop acts. Available for the first time on vinyl + CD. Original packaging strictly reproduced. Cut from original masters. Double-LP comes in a gatefold sleeve; Includes CD.

Episode 3 features The Jimmy Castor Bunch, Ann Peebles, The Dells, The Dramatics, Sydney Joe Qualls, Jackie Moore, The Supremes, Judy Clay, Barbara & The Browns, Willie Mitchell, Joe Tex, The Sweet Inspirations, Bobby Bland, B.B. King, Rufus Thomas, Freddie Waters, David Porter, Dionne Warwick, Ann Sexton, The Rimshots, and The Persuasions.

Tracklist:
1. The Jimmy Castor Bunch – Creation (Epilogue)
2. Ann Peebles – The Handwriting Is On The Wall
3. The Dramatics – Tune Up
4. Sidney Joe Qualls – How Can You Say Goodbye
5. Jackie Moore – If
6. The Supremes – It’s Time To Break Down
7. Judy Clay – It Ain’t Long Enough
8. Barbara & The Browns – In My Heart
9. Willie Mitchell – Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
10. Joe Tex – I’ll Never Do You Wrong
11. The Sweet Inspirations – You Roam When You Don’t Get It At Home
12. Bobby Bland – Ain’t No Love In The Heart Of The City
13. B.B. King – Chains And Things
14. Rufus Thomas – The Breakdown (Part II)
15. Freddie Waters – Groovin’ On My Baby’s Love
16. David Porter – Hang On Sloopy
17. Dionne Warwick – You’re Gonna Need Me
18. Ann Sexton – I’m His Wife (You’re Just A Friend)
19. The Rimshots – Takin’ It
20. The Persuasions – Gypsy Woman