Soul Hits of the '70s [Sony Box Set]

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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Soul Hits of the '70s, a three-disc box set released by Sony, digs a little deeper than the major hits without sacrificing its appeal. While there are several common hits here -- such as Billy Paul's "Me and Mrs. Jones," Heatwave's "Boogie Nights," and Wild Cherry's "Play That Funky Music" -- that have been included on a lot of other compilations, the percentage of impossible-to-wear-out and underappreciated classics is too high to disregard. Any set that features Deniece Williams' "Free," the Three Degrees' "When Will I See You Again," Gladys Knight & the Pips' "Midnight Train to Georgia," and MFSB's "T.S.O.P. (The Sound of Philadelphia)" has to have a good amount of ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Soul Hits of the '70s, a three-disc box set released by Sony, digs a little deeper than the major hits without sacrificing its appeal. While there are several common hits here -- such as Billy Paul's "Me and Mrs. Jones," Heatwave's "Boogie Nights," and Wild Cherry's "Play That Funky Music" -- that have been included on a lot of other compilations, the percentage of impossible-to-wear-out and underappreciated classics is too high to disregard. Any set that features Deniece Williams' "Free," the Three Degrees' "When Will I See You Again," Gladys Knight & the Pips' "Midnight Train to Georgia," and MFSB's "T.S.O.P. (The Sound of Philadelphia)" has to have a good amount of worth to just about anyone but the most seasoned soul fan.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/1/2002
  • Label: Sony Cmg Mkt Group
  • UPC: 074646102626
  • Catalog Number: 61026
  • Sales rank: 21,886

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Lean on Me - Bill Withers (4:20)
  2. 2 Kiss and Say Goodbye - The Manhattans (4:30)
  3. 3 Love Train - The O'Jays (3:01)
  4. 4 Am I Black Enough for You? - Billy Paul (5:20)
  5. 5 That Lady, Pts. 1 and 2 - The Isley Brothers (5:38)
  6. 6 Your Love - Billy Davis Jr. (3:54)
  7. 7 Best of My Love - The Emotions (3:44)
  8. 8 You Ought to Be Havin' Fun - Tower of Power (3:08)
  9. 9 Got to Be Real - Cheryl Lynn (3:53)
  10. 10 Disco Lady - Johnnie Taylor (4:30)
  11. 11 I'll Always Love My Mama - The Intruders (6:40)
  12. 12 What Can I Do for You - Labelle (4:05)
  13. 13 T.S.O.P. (The Sound of Philadelphia) - MFSB (5:49)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Sing a Song - Earth, Wind & Fire (3:27)
  2. 2 If You Don't Know Me by Now - Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes (3:29)
  3. 3 Don't Take Your Love - The Manhattans (3:30)
  4. 4 Do It Any Way You Wanna - People's Choice (3:16)
  5. 5 When Will I See You Again - The Three Degrees (3:02)
  6. 6 Me and Mrs. Jones - Billy Paul (4:48)
  7. 7 Too Much, Too Little, Too Late - Johnny Mathis (3:02)
  8. 8 You Don't Have to Be a Star (To Be in My Show) - Billy Davis Jr. (4:39)
  9. 9 Dazz - Brick (5:39)
  10. 10 Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry (5:02)
  11. 11 Ain't Gonna Bump No More (With No Big Fat Woman) - Joe Tex (3:33)
  12. 12 Shout It Out - B.T. Express (5:47)
  13. 13 Yu-Ma/Go Away Little Boy - Marlena Shaw (6:51)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Boogie Nights - Heatwave (5:05)
  2. 2 Lady Marmalade - Patti LaBelle (4:00)
  3. 3 In the Mood - Tyrone Davis (4:10)
  4. 4 What a Diff'rence a Day Makes - Esther Phillips (4:32)
  5. 5 Love Brought Me Back - D.J. Rogers (5:32)
  6. 6 Love Is So Good When You're Stealing It - Z.Z. Hill (4:27)
  7. 7 Free - Deniece Williams (5:59)
  8. 8 Midnight Train to Georgia - Gladys Knight & the Pips (3:00)
  9. 9 You Are My Friend - Patti LaBelle (4:40)
  10. 10 Say You Love Me - Patti Austin (5:39)
  11. 11 Reach for It - George Duke (4:58)
  12. 12 Where Do We Go from Here? - The Trammps (3:47)
  13. 13 Pictures and Memories - Marlena Shaw (4:36)
  14. 14 Farther on Down the Road - Joe Simon (3:07)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
James R. Budd Ellison Composer
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  • Posted July 26, 2013

    This triple album makes an interesting and very strong addition

    This triple album makes an interesting and very strong addition to my R&B genre,

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