Posts Tagged: Social

WAR – Deliver The World

Orgasmic, soulful and yet rough album by the legendary WAR band. Grooves vary from song to song, sometimes you feel the blues, jazz, or very often funk vibe, all permeated with extended jams and beautiful solos. But, thinking of it as a whole, it’s

WAR – Deliver The World

Orgasmic, soulful and yet rough album by the legendary WAR band. Grooves vary from song to song, sometimes you feel the blues, jazz, or very often funk vibe, all permeated with extended jams and beautiful solos. But, thinking of it as a whole, it’s

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Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On (Original Detroit Mix)

Death of Marvin’s close friend Tammi Terrell, coke addiction, fallout of his marriage, struggling with Motown Records, suicide attempt, rockets, moon shots, Vietnam, poverty, social chaos, riots, brutal police and political crisis is What was actually Going On while Marvin was producing this

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Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On (Original Detroit Mix)

Death of Marvin’s close friend Tammi Terrell, coke addiction, fallout of his marriage, struggling with Motown Records, suicide attempt, rockets, moon shots, Vietnam, poverty, social chaos, riots, brutal police and political crisis is What was actually Going On while Marvin was producing this

Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson – Bridges

Six years after Pieces of a Man release, which you had an opportunity to hear in one of my previous posts, Heron is still the same guy. He’s social, political, rebellious…But, he for sure sings with more skill, depending less on

Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson – Bridges

Six years after Pieces of a Man release, which you had an opportunity to hear in one of my previous posts, Heron is still the same guy. He’s social, political, rebellious…But, he for sure sings with more skill, depending less on

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Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man

Rebellious, painful, filled with bitterness and tenderness, sometimes optimistic and even naive, rooted in the blues and jazz influences to which Scott-Heron referred to as “bluesology, the science of how things feel”, this album Heron definitely sings with ache in his voice. Pieces of

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Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man

Rebellious, painful, filled with bitterness and tenderness, sometimes optimistic and even naive, rooted in the blues and jazz influences to which Scott-Heron referred to as “bluesology, the science of how things feel”, this album Heron definitely sings with ache in his voice. Pieces of

Stevie Wonder – Innervisions

After the release of Talking Book, Wonder said: “We as a people are not interested in ‘baby, baby’ songs any more, there’s more to life than that.” As a result, Innervisions, released in 1973 for Motown Records, is like a snapshot

Stevie Wonder – Innervisions

After the release of Talking Book, Wonder said: “We as a people are not interested in ‘baby, baby’ songs any more, there’s more to life than that.” As a result, Innervisions, released in 1973 for Motown Records, is like a snapshot

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Curtis Mayfield – Roots

Opening with the hit “Get Down,” this album soars on some of the sweetest and most eloquent – yet driving – soul sounds heard up to that time. Roots, released in 1971 for Curtom records, flows and resonants through the

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Curtis Mayfield – Roots

Opening with the hit “Get Down,” this album soars on some of the sweetest and most eloquent – yet driving – soul sounds heard up to that time. Roots, released in 1971 for Curtom records, flows and resonants through the

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Donny Hathaway – Everything Is Everything

Soulful album permeated with pain, love, politics and the ghetto spirit. Everything Is Everything is the first studio album by American soul artist Donny Hathaway, which was released on July 1, 1970 on the Atco label. With this debut LP, Donny

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Donny Hathaway – Everything Is Everything

Soulful album permeated with pain, love, politics and the ghetto spirit. Everything Is Everything is the first studio album by American soul artist Donny Hathaway, which was released on July 1, 1970 on the Atco label. With this debut LP, Donny