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  1. Zamba Zamba

    Zamba Zamba

    Sangre Joven

    Genres: Brazilian, Soul Funk, Tropical, Vocal Jazz, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    First ever official reissue of Zamba Zamba by Peruvian band Sangre Joven! Originally released in 1975 by MAG (Lima | Peru) the 7inch vinyl is hardly available and a...

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  2. Colors

    Colors

    Gondwana Orchestra

    Genres: Jazz, Modal Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 12 inch

    Matthew Halsall first met the La-based, spiritual jazz vocal legend, Dwight Trible(Kamasi Washington, Pharoah Sanders and Horace Tapscott) at the Joy of Jazz Festiv...

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  3. I'm a Woman

    I'm a Woman

    Connie Kaye Trio

    Genres: Jazz, Mod, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Not only rare as hens' teeth but also supergood, this rhythm'n'blues killer is still totally unknown in the world of record collectors. If you dig late 1960s rhythm...

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  4. I'm On My Way

    I'm On My Way

    Barbara Dane

    Genres: Blues, Jukebox RnB, Jump Blues, Mod, Popcorn, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Top popcorn mod dancer, sheer class!

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  5. Heaven & Earth

    Heaven & Earth

    Kamasi Washington

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Modal Jazz, Modern Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 5 x LP

    There's a growing feeling both inside and outside jazz that Kamasi Washington could well turn out to be one of the style's all-time greats. He's certainly making al...

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    • £49.99
  6. What's Your Game

    What's Your Game

    Rama Dyushambee

    Genres: Folk Funk, Funky Jazz, Jazz Funk, Nu Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    The basic feel of the songs is Jazz, but you also find a portion of Funk and lots of spirituality in them too. Whether you like your Jazz funky or your Funk jazzy -...

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  7. When The Sun Dips 90 Degrees

    When The Sun Dips 90 Degrees

    Yazmin Lacey

    Genres: Broken Beat, Downtempo, Jazz Funk, Nu Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 12 inch

    First Word Records is very proud to present a brand new EP from Yazmin Lacey - 'When The Sun Dips 90 Degrees'.

    This EP follows on from her two recent single...

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  8. (Where Is The) Sunshine

    (Where Is The) Sunshine

    Kalima

    Genres: Beats, Beats Dancefloor, Boogie, Funk, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Modern Soul, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Absolutely brilliant 70s cosmic jazz-funk-soul 45 that's SO rare! Mesmerizing!

    For its third release, Chuwanaga goes back in the past with the reissue of &l...

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  9. Earth

    Earth

    Emanative

    Genres: Beats Downtempo, Funky Jazz, Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: CD

    Orbiting somewhere between the interplanetary funk of Sun Ra and the cinematic experimentation of ...

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  10. Carcara

    Carcara

    Nancy Ames

    Genres: Brazilian, Latin, Latin Jazz, Latin Soul, Mod, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Cracking Brasil jazz double sider that will set your dancefloor alight!

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  11. Butterfly

    Butterfly

    Kimiko Kasai

    Genres: Boogie, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: LP

    Oh yes! First ever official reissue of the positively sublime and very rare Butterfly LP, recorded in Tokyo in 1979 by Japanese songstress Kimiko Kasai and jazz leg...

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    • £21.99
  12. Earth

    Earth

    Emanative

    Genres: Beats Downtempo, Funky Jazz, Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    Orbiting somewhere between the interplanetary funk of Sun Ra and the cinematic experimentation of ...

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    • £18.99
  13. Maiden Voyage

    Maiden Voyage

    Kellee Patterson

    Genres: Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: LP

    Fantastic album on Black Jazz, originally released in 1974 and featuring a great vocal version of Herbie Hancock's "Maiden Voyage". Produced by Gene Russell, ...

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  14. Eastern Soul

    Eastern Soul

    Tavia Abarbanel

    Genres: Exotica, Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 12 inch

    Yemenite-Jazz legend Tsvia Abarbanel, celebrated on this much anticipated 12" by Fortuna Records. Including two previously unreleased tracks! Throbbing spiritual ja...

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  15. Down Here On The Ground

    Down Here On The Ground

    Keither Florence & The Associates

    Genres: Funk, Funk Rock, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Keither Florence second 45 for Tramp Records contains "Down Here On The Ground which some of you may already know from its inclusion on the 5th volume of the famed ...

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  16. Unchain My Heart

    Unchain My Heart

    Johnny Lewis

    Genres: Jazz, Jukebox RnB, Mod, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Raw rhythm & blues out of Seattle! Camelot Records, operated by Jan Kurtis Skugstad from 1964 to 1966, released an astounding number of singles and even full le...

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  17. Moon In Libra

    Moon In Libra

    S-Tone Inc.

    Genres: Brazilian, Jazz Fusion, Modern Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    "Moon In Libra" is the fifth album by Stefano Tirone aka S-Tone Inc; it follows the same artistic path of the previous ones with a renewed passion for the Brazilian...

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  18. Drown My Heart

    Drown My Heart

    David Coleman

    Genres: Latin, Latin Soul, Mod, Northern Soul, Popcorn, Soul, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Two New York latin soul bangers from legendary band leader Hector Rivera and vocalist David Coleman.. Hector wrote and arranged for many famous latinaires such as R...

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  19. Devapriya

    Devapriya

    Braz Gonsalves

    Genres: Instrumental, Jazz, Modal Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal Jazz, WorldFormat: 10 inch

    After Ananda Shankar there are very few other Indian jazzmen that can be named to have spanned the continental musical barriers of East and West. Those who have stu...

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  20. #1

    #1

    Guy One

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Ethnic, Funk, Funky Jazz, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Releasing an album into the world is a special moment for any artist but when you're an artist who grew up in remote northern Ghana with no schooling, spending a li...

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  21. Cleo

    Cleo

    Charlotte Dos Santos

    Genres: Beats Downtempo, Jazz Funk, Modern Soul, Soul, Sweet Soul, Vocal JazzFormat: LP

    The debut album for singer/songwriter/producer, Charlotte Dos Santos. Born in Norway, Charlotte combines sweet soul, jazz and fusion with a warm sense of storytelli...

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  22. Two Sisters From Bagdad

    Two Sisters From Bagdad

    La Vice & Co.

    Genres: Funk, Funky Jazz, Gospel, Soul, Soul Funk, Vocal JazzFormat: CD

    Known in the record collecting world as an incredibly rare album with literally just a handful of known copies, we present for the first time the full length album ...

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  23. Black Man’s Cry: The Inspiration of Fela Kuti

    Black Man’s Cry: The Inspiration of Fela Kuti

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Beats, Cumbia, InstrumentalFormat: 2 x LP

    This Fela Estate-approved anthology includes rare and previously unreleased music from Nigeria, Ghana, Colombia, Trinidad and more. This compilation focuses o...

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    • £19.99
  24. Inspirations

    Inspirations

    Dwight Trible

    Genres: Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Modal Jazz, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 2 x LP

    Manchester based trumpeter, composer, arranger and producer Matthew Halsall has carved out a unique niche for himself as both a band-leader and producer delving dee...

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  25. Ebo Taylor and the Pelikans

    Ebo Taylor and the Pelikans

    Ebo Taylor

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    One of the rarest Ebo Taylor LPs by far, includes the seminal Ghana Funk anthem 'Come Along' - vintage highlife and Ghanian funk!

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  26. One Step Ahead

    One Step Ahead

    Aretha Franklin

    Genres: Northern Soul, Popcorn, Soul, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    You may know Aretha Franklin's scintillating "One Step Ahead" from its vital role in the Oscar-winning movie Moonlight. You may also know it as providing the beauti...

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    • £13.99
  27. Freedom Of Speech

    Freedom Of Speech

    Billy Parker's Fourth World

    Genres: Jazz, Modal Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: LP

    One of the best, most desirable and most elusive of the Strata East albums, here at last is the deep jazz classic from drummer Billy Parker. Features the key track ...

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  28. Attica Blues

    Attica Blues

    Archie Shepp

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    The two main cuts from Archie Shepp's class outing 'Attica Blues' album, protest jazz written by Shepp in 1972 in response to the Attica prison riots. Excellent qua...

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  29. Music is my Sanctuary

    Music is my Sanctuary

    Gary Bartz

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Rare Grooves, Soul Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Double-sided '70s jazz-funk classics from Gary Bartz. Excellent quality official release from Universal Music Japan that's been executed at a high standard. Sharp c...

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  30. Ordinary Joe

    Ordinary Joe

    Terry Callier

    Genres: Folk Funk, Mod, Northern Soul, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Two of the best takes from the legend that is Terry Callier! Often bootlegged but here is the real deal, an official release from Universal Music Japan. Sharp cover...

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  31. The Price I Had to Pay

    The Price I Had to Pay

    Dede Copeland

    Genres: Northern Soul, Sister Funk, Soul, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Ervin Rucker started out as a pianist and composer in the 1950s. After he released his sole single on Musette he changed his name to Big Daddy Rucker in the late 60...

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  32. A Spirit Speaks

    A Spirit Speaks

    Descendents of Mike & Phoebe

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz, Jazz Fusion, Modal Jazz, Spiritual Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: LP

    Beautiful  Superfly reissue of classic spiritual jazz LP from Strata East! Bill Lee’s family band is a must have album for all spiritual jazz fans, inclu...

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  33. I Got Hope

    I Got Hope

    Lutz Krajenski

    Genres: Funk, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Modern Soul, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    As our label is celebrating its ten years anniversary in 2017 it's about time for an appraisal. we asked LUTZ KRAJENSKI - an exceptionally gifted Jazz arranger and ...

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  34. My Name Is Nicole Willis

    My Name Is Nicole Willis

    Nicole Willis & Umo Jazz Orchestra

    Genres: Jazz, Northern Soul, Sister Funk, Soul, Soul Funk, Vocal JazzFormat: LP

    Nicole Willis, known for her collaborations with The Soul Investigators & Jimi Tenor produces an album including some of the tracks she composed with the former...

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  35. African Funk Experimentals

    African Funk Experimentals

    Jo Tongo

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Our hero, Jo Tongo (born Joseph Ekambi Tongo Mpondo) was born and raised in Douala Cameroon. In 1964 he headed off to Paris to begin Pharmaceutical studies. Somewhe...

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  36. Guadi

    Guadi

    Vibration Black Finger

    Genres: Funky Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Fusion, Nu Jazz, Soul Jazz, Vocal JazzFormat: 12 inch

    Lascelle Lascelles (aka Lascelle Gordon) is the man behind Vibration Black Finger. As one of the house DJs at London's hipper-than-hip Wag Club in the 1980...

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