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THE SOUL OF HIP HOP

The Soul of Hip Hop out now includes original Stax hits of the ’60s and ’70s later sampled by contemporary hip-hop artists. This All-Star Stax set includes artists Isaac Hayes, Booker T & The MGs, The Emotions, William Bell, David Porter, The Bar-Kays, The Dramatics, Rufus Thomas, Little Milton and many more.


Tracklisting :


• 24-CARAT BLACK – “Ghetto: Misfortune’s Wealth”
• THE EMOTIONS – “Blind Alley”
• BOOKER T. & THE MGs – “Melting Pot”
• THE BAR-KAYS – “Humpin’”

• THE DRAMATICS – “Get Up and Get Down”
• ISAAC HAYES – “Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymistic”
• ISAAC HAYES – “Hung Up On My Baby”
• DAVID PORTER – “I’m Afraid the Masquerade Is Over”
• WENDY RENE – “After the Laughter (Comes Tears)”
• CHARMELS – “As Long As I’ve Got You”
• THE SWEET INSPIRATIONS – “Why Marry”
• RUFUS THOMAS – “Do the Funky Penguin (Part 1)”
• LITTLE MILTON – “Packed Up and Took My Mind”
• WILLIAM BELL – “I Forgot To Be Your Lover”



Respect Yourself: Stax Records Documentary (4.39)




STAX on Wiki.

STAX 50th Anniversary blog (including a Stax radio online).

STAX Museum of American soul music site.

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