Soul music, originating in the late 50s and 60s from African American communities, combined gospel and rhythm & blues. This 2LP compilation showcases classic soul songs and funky stompers by influential artists on labels like Motown, Atlantic, and Stax.  

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  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Includes insert
  • Part of the Collected compilation series with the best from each genre
  • 2LP soul compilation featuring classic soul gems by Curtis Mayfield, Bill Withers, James Brown, Otis Redding, Donny Hathaway, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye a.o.
  • Limited edition of 2000 individually numbered copies on yellow (LP1) and orange (LP2) coloured vinyl
Catalog # : MOVLP3449 Format : 2 LP, 180 gram Releasedate : July 28 2023
Barcode : 0600753979471 Sleeve : 6mm Original Release : 2023 

Soul music originated in the African American community throughout the United States in the late 50s and 60s. Having its roots in African American gospel music and rhythm & blues, it became popular for dancing and listening with prominent record labels as Motown, Atlantic and Stax. On this 2LP compilation classic soul songs by Curtis Mayfield, Marlene Shaw, Bill Withers, and Aretha Franklin are paired with funky soul stompers by James Brown, Sly & The Family Stone, The Isley Brothers, and poetic soul by Gil Scott-Heron, Marvin Gaye, The Impressions and many more influential artists and groups.

Soul Collected is available as a limited edition of 2000 individually numbered copies on yellow (LP2) and orange (LP2) coloured vinyl and includes an insert.


Side A

1. Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up
2. Marlena Shaw - California Soul
3. James Brown - The Payback Pt. 1
4. Bill Withers - Use Me
5. Minnie Riperton - Inside My Love
6. Sly & The Family Stone - Stand!
7. Bobby Womack - I'm A Midnight Mover
8. The Delfonics - Ready Or Not Here I Come (Can't Hide From Love)
9. Gil Scott-Heron - The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Side B

1. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
2. Wilson Pickett - In The Midnight Hour
3. Ike & Tina Turner - Workin' Together
4. Clarence Carter - Patches
5. Jerry Butler - Never Give You Up
6. Irma Thomas - Anyone Who Knows What Love Is (Will
7. Willie Hightower - Walk A Mile In My Shoes
8. The Isley Brothers - That Lady Pt. 1

Side C

1. Fontella Bass - Rescue Me
2. Otis Redding - Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)
3. Donny Hathaway - The Ghetto Pt. 1
4. Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Second That Emotion
5. Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
6. The Impressions - People Get Ready
7. Odetta - hit Or Miss
8. The Brothers Johnson - Strawberry Letter 23

Side D

1. Isaac Hayes - Walk On By
2. Solomon Burke - Everbody Needs Somebody To Love
3. The Staple Singers - The Weight
4. The Temptations - War
5. Freda Payne - Band Of Gold
6. James Carr - The Dark End Of The Street
7. Etta James - I'd Rather Go Blind
8. Lamont Dozier - Fish Ain't Bitin'