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Issac Hayes Black Moses Soul Funk Goodness

Advantages: A lovely soul funk storytellign album
Disadvantages: May Be Too Long For Some People

Issac Hayes Black Moses originally released in 1972 is an absolute killer soul funk album with classic grooves and deep beats. With some exceptional tunes filled with heart and darkness coming from experience of a broken marriage. Black Moses tells a stor ...

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Butter Me Up, Isaac!

Advantages: Incredible re-working of popular songs. Flawless song structure.
Disadvantages: Some may not have the patience to allow the songs to unwind.

Isaac Hayes - Hot Buttered Soul (1969) Producer: Al Bell, Marvell Thomas, Allen Jones # Walk On By # Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymistic # One Woman # By the Time I get to Phoenix Careful, Not to Walk On By... Release ...

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Progressive soul from the original Mack Daddy

Advantages: Superb singing and arrangements
Disadvantages: None

Isaac Hayes, he of the booming yet sultry monotone, made famous again in the late 90's as the voice of Chef in South Park, brought out this album in 1968. It was a good time to be recording in Memphis; Stax records were revitalised with a new poun ...

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Hayes proves longer IS better

Advantages: classic soul
Disadvantages: not short to listen to

Before Isaac Hayes was 'Chef' in South Park, he was 'Isaac Hayes - soul prophet'. 'Hot Buttered Soul' is one of the top ten soul albums of all time, and possibly the best ever soul debut album, most acts taking time to deliver their best in this genre. Ha ...

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Sophisticated soul from Stax songwriter.

Advantages: A high water mark for the great Stax label, and you can hear why.
Disadvantages: South Park fans may be dissapointed.

Hayes revolutionised soul music with this, his second outing. The first symphonically orchestrated concept soul LP (blimey, quite a mouthful). It only contained four tracks, but four is more than enough with the sheer power and intensity on show here. ...

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