Real '80s: R&B

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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
As a budget release, the triple-disc Real '80s: R&B isn't too bad, taking a random sampling of R&B hits from across the decade. Party tracks and ballads are put into equal consideration, so there's a rather broad assortment at play. Highlights include Tom Browne's "Funkin' for Jamaica," Locksmith's "Unlock the Funk," Evelyn "Champagne" King's "I'm in Love," 5 Star's "Let Me Be the One," Hall & Oates' "I Can't Go for That No Can Do," and the Pointer Sisters' "Slow Hand." The Run-D.M.C./Aerosmith collaboration on "Walk This Way" and Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock's "It Takes Two" are a little out of place, a bit too raucous for ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
As a budget release, the triple-disc Real '80s: R&B isn't too bad, taking a random sampling of R&B hits from across the decade. Party tracks and ballads are put into equal consideration, so there's a rather broad assortment at play. Highlights include Tom Browne's "Funkin' for Jamaica," Locksmith's "Unlock the Funk," Evelyn "Champagne" King's "I'm in Love," 5 Star's "Let Me Be the One," Hall & Oates' "I Can't Go for That No Can Do," and the Pointer Sisters' "Slow Hand." The Run-D.M.C./Aerosmith collaboration on "Walk This Way" and Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock's "It Takes Two" are a little out of place, a bit too raucous for their company.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/30/2004
  • Label: Bmg Special Product
  • UPC: 755174814426
  • Catalog Number: 48144
  • Sales rank: 62,518

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Funkin' for Jamaica (4:41)
  2. 2 United Together (5:03)
  3. 3 96 Tears (3:29)
  4. 4 A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do) - Ray Parker, Jr. & Raydio (4:06)
  5. 5 Slow Hand (3:52)
  6. 6 Wide Receiver, Pt. 1 - Michael Henderson (4:03)
  7. 7 Unlock the Funk (4:28)
  8. 8 Blue Jeans - Chocolate Milk (4:00)
  9. 9 I'm in Love (3:53)
  10. 10 The Magic Man - Robert Winters & Fall (4:24)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Dynamite (4:15)
  2. 2 Keep It Confidential (3:50)
  3. 3 I Can't Go for That (No Can Do) (3:52)
  4. 4 Deeper in Love - Tavares (4:54)
  5. 5 I Am Somebody - Glenn Jones (3:52)
  6. 6 Walk This Way - Run-D.M.C. (3:41)
  7. 7 Love Come Down (3:42)
  8. 8 All of Me for All of You - 9.9 (4:59)
  9. 9 Too Tough (5:38)
  10. 10 Let Me Be the One - 5 Star (4:42)
Disc 3
  1. 1 It Takes Two - Rob Base (5:00)
  2. 2 I'll Always Love You (4:19)
  3. 3 Love Changes (4:43)
  4. 4 Come Go With Me - Exposé (4:18)
  5. 5 Don't Turn Around (3:49)
  6. 6 Indestructible (4:31)
  7. 7 The Best of Me - Kiara (4:40)
  8. 8 Watch Out (4:24)
  9. 9 Sticks and Stones - Grady Harrell (4:35)
  10. 10 Love Power - Jeffrey Osborne (4:33)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Joe Perry Composer
Patrice Rushen Composer
Tom Browne Composer
Ellie Greenwich Composer
Phil Perry Composer
Burt Bacharach Composer
Carole Bayer Sager Composer
Sheree Brown Composer
Daryl Hall Composer
Ian Foster Composer
Andy Goldmark Composer
Michael Clark Composer
Josh Sklair Composer
John Bettis Composer
Lloyd Chiate Composer
Jimmy George Composer
Narada Michael Walden Composer
John Oates Composer
Ray Parker Jr. Composer
Michael Price Composer
Darryl Ross Composer
Kashif Saleem Composer
Bobby Sandstrom Composer
Skip Scarborough Composer
Steven Tyler Composer
B.J. Wilson Composer
Robert Winters Composer
Steve George Composer
Lincoln Haynes Composer
Robert Ginyard Composer
Rudy Martinez Composer
Toni Smith Composer
R. Dewey Composer
Andre Cleveland Composer
Sara Allen Composer
J.K. Simmons Composer
J. Cohen Composer
Chuck Jackson Composer
Michael Price Composer
Jeffrey Cohen Composer
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