A self-explanatory C90 compilation tape of golden moments from the catalogues of Stax and Atlantic. Sweet Soul Man was adapted from a Sam Cooke song called Yeah, Man and was turned by Arthur Conley and Otis Redding into a tribute to soul music. Several artists name-checked in the song follow on the tape, but not James Brown as he did not record for those labels

Part 1:
Aretha Franklin - Chain of fools (Full Length Version)

(from Lady Soul, 1967/6/23 R)
Arthur Conley - Sweet soul music
(A-side of single, 1967/1/20 R)
Sam and Dave - Soothe me
(A-side of single, 1967/5/17 R)
Wilson Pickett - 634-5789
(A-side of single, 1966)
Otis Redding - That's how strong my love is
(cover of OV Wright)
(B-side of Mr Pitiful, 1964)
Carla Thomas - B-A-B-Y
(A-side of single, 1966)
Don Covay - See saw
(A-side of single, 1965/6/30 R)
Booker T and the MGs - Time is tight (LP Version)
(from Uptight, 1969)
LaVern Baker - Jim Dandy
(cover of Ruth Brown)
(A-side of single, 1955/12/21 R)
Ray Charles - What'd I say
(A-side of single, 1959)
Solomon Burke - Down in the valley
(A-side of single, 1962/4/4 R)
Clarence Carter - Slip away
(A-side of single, 1968/4/8 R)
Kim Weston - When something is wrong with my baby

(cover of Sam and Dave)
(A-side of single, 1971)
Percy Sledge - It tears me up
(A-side of single, 1966)
Aretha Franklin - Do right woman, do right man
(B-side of I Never Loved A Man The Way I Loved You, 1967)

Part 2:
Rex Garvin & the Mighty Cravers - Sock it to 'em JB

(A-side of single, 1968)
Stick McGhee - Drinkin' wine spo-dee-o-dee
(A-side of single, 1949)
Joe Turner - Flip flop and fly
(A-side of single, 1955)
LaVern Baker - Voodoo voodoo
(A-side of single, 1958/9/11 R)
Sam and Dave - Blame me (Don't blame my heart)
(B-side of You Don't Know Like I Know, 1965/10/25 R)
Wilson Pickett - Land of 1,000 dances
(cover of Chris Kenner)
(A-side of single, 1966/5/11 R)
Don Covay - You've got me on the critical list
(A-side of single, 1967/8/24 R)
Solomon Burke - Everybody needs somebody to love
(A-side of single, 1964)
Otis Redding - Pain in my heart
(cover of Irma Thomas/Ruler Of My Heart)
(A-side of 3rd single, 1964)
Drifters - Under the boardwalk
(A-side of single, 1964)
Mable John - Sweet devil
(unreleased at the time, 1960s)
Barbara Lewis - I can't break away (from your love)
(A-side of single, 1969)
Isaac Hayes - Theme from Shaft
(A-side of single, 1971)
Johnnie Taylor - Who's making love
(A-side of single, 1977)
Ruby Johnson - Need your love so bad
(cover of Little Willie John)
(unreleased at the time, 1960s)
Albert King - Born under a bad sign
(A-side of single, 1967)
Aretha Franklin - Let it be
(cover of the Beatles)
(A-side of single, 1970)


T: 90.33 
compiled 23 June 2001

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