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NEW SOUL & JAZZ-FUNK RELEASES IN 2006-2007

Check also new reissue soul / funk CDs

US = U.S. Release
EU = EU Release
UK = No U.S. release, only released in UK
JAP = No U.S./European release, released in Japan only

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DECEMBER 2007 RELEASES


MARY J. BLIGE Growing Pains
MARIO Go
JAHEIM Making Of A Man

NOVEMBER 2007 RELEASES


IMPROMP2 It Is What It Is
ALICIA KEYS As I Am
KEITH SWEAT Christmas of Love
BOYZ II MEN Motown A Journey Through Hitsville USA
L.T.D. Bringing It Home
CARL SIMS Can't Stop Me
BETTY HARRIS Intuition
VARIOUS City Teacher (Original Sound Track) UK
TABITHA KING Mind Games
DEITRICK HADDON Together in Worship
SHAI Love Cycle

OCTOBER 2007 RELEASES


PHILLIP MANUEL PM
WILL DOWNING After Tonight
LORENZO OWENS Better Days: The Encore
JEAN CARN, SHIRLEY JONES & CHERRELLE Ladies Night Out (Live)
MELLO MELLO An Abstract Love Story
EVERETTE HARP My Inspiration
DIONNE WARWICK My Favorite Time of the Year
THE ISLEY BROTHERS feat. RONALD ISLEY I'll Be Home for Christmas
PATTI LaBELLE Miss Patti's Christmas
SOUNDS OF BLACKNESS The Night Before Christmas Vol. 2
FLOYD TAYLOR You Still Got It
LOLA Give Her What She Wants
ROBBI SPENCER Speak 2 Me
CARLA DIAMOND Unearthed
MONIQUE FORD Ladies Get Your Own
PATRICK HENRY Contagious
INOBE Spiritual Soul
YOLANDA ADAMS What a Wonderful Time
WOMACK & WOMACK Zek: Circular Motion
LUTHER VANDROSS Love, Luther (4-CD Box)
ARETHA FRANKLIN Rare & Unreleased Recordings from the Golden Reign of the Queen of Soul 2-CD
ANGIE STONE Art of Love & War
TAMIA Between Friends/A Gift Between Friends
ERIC MARIENTHAL Just around the Corner
CARLTON BLOUNT All I Need Is One
THE TEMPTATIONS Back to the Front
OLA ONABULE Devoured Man UK
TREY SONGZ Trey Day
PEABO BRYSON Missing You
SHARON JONES 100 Days, 100 Nights
FATHERS CHILDREN – Sky Is the Limit
DAVINA Return to Soul JAP

SEPTEMBER 2007 RELEASES


CHAKA KHAN Funk This
JILL SCOTT Real Thing: Words and Sounds, Vol. 3
RAHSAAN PATTERSON Wines & Spirits UK
ME'SHELL NDEGEOCELLO The World Has Made Me the Man of My Dreams
E.U. AND FRIENDS School Daze Revisited
QUEEN LATIFAH Trav'lin Light
KEYSHIA COLE Just Like You
BABYFACE Playlist
THE WHISPERS Live from Las Vegas CD/DVD
BARBARA MASON Feeling Blue
MARC NELSON Marc: My Words
THREE TENORS OF SOUL All the Way from Philadelphia
ANN NESBY This Is Love
BETTYE LAVETTE Scene of the Crime
APRIL HILL Love 360 UK
CARLA THOMAS Live at the Bohemian Caverns
LIONEL RICHIE Live in Paris CD/DVD
MARVIN WINANS Alone but Not Alone
TRIN-I-TEE 5:7
ISRAEL & NEW BREED A Deeper Level (Live)
TERRY BLACK Selfish
RAUL MIDON A World Within A World
O'BRYAN F1rst
KENDRA ROSS New Voice
CHRIS BOTTI Italia
KIRK WHALUM Roundtrip

AUGUST 2007 RELEASES


LEDISI Lost and Found (US Verve)
PHILLIP MANUEL Love Happened to Me
TONY LINDSAY – Tony Lindsay
CHI-LITES Live in Concert CD/DVD
MELBA MOORE Live in Concert CD/DVD
DELFONICS Live in Concert CD/DVD
THELMA HOUSTON A Woman's Touch
CHANDRA CURRELLEY The Real Me
NAJEE Rising Sun
SEAN JONES Caleidoscope
RICK BRAUN/RICHARD ELLIOT: R'n'R
KEITE YOUNG The Raise and Fall of Keite Young
CON FUNK SHUN Let Me Put Love on Your Mind (compilation)
GAP BAND Drop the Bomb (compilation)
ONYX feat. TERENCE BLANCHART Right Now
STERLING HARRISON South of the Snooty Fox
MEN AT LARGE Back on Top
CHRIS JASPER Invincible
USHER 8701
HAROLD MELVIN & THE BLUE NOTES Live in Concert CD/DVD
EDWIN STARR Live in Concert CD/DVD
MASHAA Anytime, Anyplace, Anywhere (prod. by Willie Mitchell)
MARCOS HERNANDEZ Endless Nights
LISA McCLENDON Family Soul 2007

JULY 2007 RELEASES


KOOL & THE GANG Still Kool
MARGARET MURPHY In Full Bloom
MARCUS JOHNSON The Phoenix
THE DELLS Live from New York City CD / DVD
THE TEMPTATIONS REVIEW feat DENNIS EDWARDS Live in Concert CD/DVD
RAY, GOODMAN & BROWN Live in Concert: Greatest Hits CD/DVD
THE CHI-LITES Live in HD CD/DVD
TAMMY HARRIS Natural Vibe

JUNE 2007 RELEASES

TINA GLENN You Can Make It (gospel)
GINA GREEN Tell Um (gospel)
CHRIS BOLTON Believe (gospel)
MARVIN SAPP Thirsty (gospel)
SOCCORRO Love's Experience
RICKEY RUSH A Slow Rush
EDDIE & GERALD LEVERT Something to Talk About
KEITH SWEAT Sweat Hotel (Live) CD / DVD
PHIL PERRY Mighty Love
BOBBY RUSH Raw
GLORIA LYNNE From My Heart to Yours
BARBARA CARR It's My Time
ADINA HOWARD Private Show
DOWN TO THE BONE Supercharged
EUGE GROOVE Born to Groove (with vocals cuts by Ali Ollie Woodson and Jeffrey Osborne)
SPYRO GYRA Good to Go-Go
JONATHAN BUTLER Brand New Day
KLOUD 9 Yearning for Your Love (US version with bonus tracks, earlier released in UK)
DONNIE Daily News
CARL THOMAS So Much Better
CHUCK LOVE Bring Enough to Spill Some (house music)
ULTRA NATÉ Grime, Silk & Thunder (house music
RAW ARTISTIC SOUL You Got Rhythm Too (house music)
CHRISETTE MICHELE I Am

MAY 2007 RELEASES


EBONY ALLEYNE Never Look Back UK
SPUR OF THE MOMENT Urban Renewal
DERICK HUGHES All for Love (Reissue of the 2000 album)
MAYSA Feel the Fire
RICK JAMES Deeper Still
HOWARD HEWETT If Only
AMEL LARRIEUX Lovely Standards
NORWOOD Just Norwood
BOBBY VALENTINO Special Occasion
MARVA WRIGHT After the Levees Broke
DARLENE McCOY Darlene McCoy
GORDON CHAMBERS Love Stories

APRIL 2007 RELEASES

ANTHONY HAMILTON Southern Comfort
DENIECE WILLIAMS Love, Niecy Style
JOE Ain't Nothing Like Me
CHUCK BROWN We're About the Business
NORMAN BROWN Stay with Me
JEFF LORBER He Had a Hat
BEVERLEY KNIGHT Music City Soul UK
BOB JAMES Angels of Shanghai
PJ MORTON BAND Perfect Song
TERRY CUMMINGS T.C. Finally
ANN NESBY The Best of Live (CD+DVD)
RUBY TURNER Live at Ronnie Scott's (+Bonus CD Live at the M.A.C.)

MARCH 2007 RELEASES

ADRIANA EVANS El Camino
VARIOUS ARTISTS Interpretations: Celebrating the Music of Earth, Wind and Fire
JULIE DEXTER & KHARI SIMMONS Moon Bossa (US Copy)
KIM WATERS You Are My Lady
MACY GRAY Big
MARQUES HOUSTON Veteran
JOSS STONE Introducing Joss Stone
SHIRLEY MURDOCK Soulfood
PATTI AUSTIN Avant Gershwin

FEBRUARY 2007 RELEASES

MIKELYN RODERICK (ex-By All Means member) Copasetic Is UK
DONNIE WILLIAMS & PARK PLACE Just Like Magic
GERALD LEVERT In My Songs
WILSON MEADOWS Go on and Cry
ELAINE STEPTER The Woman I Am
SAKAI Dream Big (reissue with 1 bonus cut)
JOHNNIE TAYLOR Live at the Summit Club
THE BAR-KAYS House Party
RANDY CRAWFORD / JOE SAMPLE Feeling Good
FREDDIE JACKSON Greatest Hits (18 tracks)
JENNY BURTON I Think on These Things

JANUARY 2007 RELEASES

MARIO BIONDI Handful of Soul (Published in Italy)
ELISABETH WITHERS It Can Happen to Anyone
SUNSHINE ANDERSON Sunshine at Midnight
LENNY WILLIAMS It Must Be Love
NATALIE COLE Love Songs (compilation)
VESTA Distant Lover
JILL SCOTT Collaborations
DONNIE RAY Smooth Operator
MARVA WRIGHT Do Right Woman
DIANA ROSS I Love You (US Release, + CD/DVD)

DECEMBER 2006 RELEASES

MARY J. BLIGE Reflections: Retrospective
BRIAN McKNIGHT Ten
CIARA Evolution
JIMMY LEVINE Share My Love


NOVEMBER 2006 RELEASES


DAVID SEA Love Makes the World Go Round
TAMIA Between Friends
VICTOR FIELDS Thinking of You
ROSIE GAINES Welcome to My World
FRANK McCOMB The Truth Vol 2. (UK Expansion)
VARIOUS Forever, For Always, For Luther, Volume 2
DIONNE WARWICK My Friends & Me
JON B. Holiday Wishes: From Me to You


OCTOBER 2006 RELEASES


JOHN LEGEND Once Again
KELLY PRICE This Is Who I Am
KARL FRIERSON Soulprint
BRIAN CULBERTSON Soulful Christmas
MILLIE JACKSON Soul Circuit Retrospectives
WILSON MEADOWS Love Bomb
TERRY CALLIER Life Lessons: The Best of Terry Callier
SILK Always and Forever
THE SOUNDS OF BLACKNESS The Night Before Christmas II
GEORGE BENSON & AL JARREAU Giving It up (Concord Jazz CD)
JHELISA Primitive Guide to Being There
BOOTSY COLLINS Christmas Is 4 Ever
MARY MARY A Mary Mary Christmas
OLETA ADAMS Christmas Time with Oleta
KENNY LATTIMORE & CHANTÉ MOORE Uncovered/Covered (2-CD)
RUBEN STUDDARD Return
WILLIE CLAYTON Gifted
JOCELYN BROWN Unreleased UK
RAY CHARLES w. COUNT BASIE ORCHESTRA Ray Sings, Basie Swings
GLADYS KNIGHT Before Me (Her 1st Verve album)
INCOGNITO Bees+Things+Flowers UK
DIANA ROSS I Love You UK
K-CI My Book
MONICA The Makings of Me
GARY TAYLOR Retro Blackness
VARIOUS Soul Togetherness 2006 UK

SEPTEMBER 2006 RELEASES

MIKI HOWARD Pillow Talk: Miki Howard Sings the R&B Classics
NATALIE COLE Leavin'
FREDDIE JACKSON Transitions CD+DVD
SOLOMON BURKE Nashville
VALENTINE BROTHERS The First Take (reissue of 1982 album) UK
DON BLACKMAN Don Blackman (reissue of 1982 album) UK
BONEY JAMES Shine
JANET JACKSON 20 Y.O.
ANTHONY DAVID The Red Day Chronicles
AARON NEVILLE Bring It on Home... The Soul Classics
NATALIE Everything New
VIKTER DUPLAIX Bold and Beautiful
LIONEL RICHIE Coming Home
LOU RAWLS Merry Christmas, Baby
BEYONCE B'Day
VISION Introspection (gospel)
GOVERNOR Son of Pain
IKE TURNER Risin' with the Blues

AUGUST 2006 RELEASES

SOPHIA DARCELL Soul Eclectic
THE SPINNERS In Concert (DVD)
SAM MOORE Overnight Sensational
BILLY GRIFFIN Like Water (US release)
TERISA GRIFFIN My Naked Soul
ELIANE ELIAS Around the City
CHERYL PEPSII RILEY Let Me Be Me
BILLY GRIFFIN Like Water
BEAU WILLIAMS The Greatest Love
VICKIE WINANS Woman to Woman: Songs of Life
LYFE JENNINGS Phoenix
JODY WATLEY The Makeover
STERLING WILLIAMS Brand New Man
OMAR CUNNINGHAM Worth the Wait
PATRICK GREEN Southern Soul

JULY 2006 RELEASES


KENNY THOMAS Crazy World UK
JAMES DAY Better Days UK
GLENN JONES Forever: Timeless R&B Classics
SOUL PROVIDERS Soul Providers Featuring Bob Baldwin
JEANNIE ORTEGA No Place Like Brooklyn
ROY AYERS Perfection
BOB JAMES Hands Down
ANGELA BLAIR It's All About Love
THE RIPPINGTONS The 20th Anniversary
OSCAR TONEY JR. For Your Precious Love: The Complete Bell Recordings
LETOYA Letoya
PHARRELL In My Mind
STARPOINT Object of My Desire and Other Hits (Rhino compilation)
VANESSA RANDALL Take a Chance
RAY PARKER JR. I'm Free!
LEON MCNEAL What Goes Up, Must Come Down
RODNEY JERKINS Versatility
GWEN McCRAE Gwen McCrae Sings TK


JUNE 2006 RELEASES

INDIA.ARIE Testimony: Vol. 1, Life & Relationship
BETTY LAVETTE Child of the Seventies
GEORGE DUKE In a Mellow Tone
DONELL JONES Journey of a Gemini
BRAND NEW HEAVIES Get Used to It
SMOKEY ROBINSON Timeless Love
DIANA ROSS Blue
PRESTON GLASS Street Corner Prophecy
WILL DOWNING 20th Century Masters: Millennium Collection (Remastered)
FRED WESLEY & SWING 'N JAZZ ALL-STARS It Don't Mean a Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing
WAYMAN TISDALE Way Up!
PETER WHITE Playin' Favourites
MARILYN SCOTT Innocent of Nothing
ROB WHITE Let It Ride
DONALD HARRISON Survivor
REGINA CARTER I'll Be Seeing You: A Sentimental Journey

MAY 2006 RELEASES


LYNNE FIDDMONT Flow
MARVA KING Soul Sistah UK
KATHLEEN BERTRAND New Standards
EVERETTE HARP In the Moment
MARION MEADOWS Dressed to Chill
TIERRA Tierra Live
L.J. REYNOLDS Through the Storm
OMAR Sing If You Want It UK
TY STEPHENS Aquarian Mind
TERRI WALKER I Am (UK)
NU LIFE Nu Life (UK)
TEENA MARIE Sapphire
THE ISLEY BROTHERS Baby Makin' Music
ROBIN McKELLE Introducing Robin McKelle
BOBBY POWELL Louisiana Soul
TONY RICH Pictures
CHRISTIAN McBRIDE Live at Tonic
THE ROY HARGROVE QUINTET Nothing Serious
ROY HARGROVE/THE RH FACTOR Distractions

APRIL 2006 RELEASES


JACQUI NOBLE Releasing Expressions
THE FOUR TOPS From The Heart
CASSANDRA WILSON Thunderbird
WILTON FELDER Let's Spend Some Time
AMEL LARRIEUX Morning
ANN NESBY In the Spirit
HIL ST. SOUL SOULidified
GROOVE COLLECTIVE People People Music Music
MINDI ABAIR Life Less Ordinary
J. BLACKFOOT It Ain't Over Till It's Over
IRMA THOMAS After the Rain
ANGELA BOFILL Live from Manila
TONY TERRY Changed
VARIOUS Kloud 9 Presents the Vibe Room (UK Expansion)
PHILIPPE SAISSE TRIO The Body and Soul Sessions
VAN HUNT On the Jungle Floor
GEORGIA ANNE MULDROW Worthnothings
LARRY LEVAN Journey into Paradise: The Larry Levan Story
MEL WAITERS Throw Back Days
CANDI STATON His Hands

MARCH 2006 RELEASES:


PIECES OF A DREAM Pillow Talk
GERALD ALBRIGHT New Beginnings
DENNIS EDWARDS & THE TEMPTATIONS REVIEW Look What the Lord Has Done
PHIL PERRY The Classic Love Songs
TEDDY PENDERGRASS Teddy Live in '79 (DVD)
FELTON PILATE Nothing But Love Spoken Here
TAKE 6 Feels Good
PAMELA WILLIAMS Elixir
PRINCE 3121
JAVIER Left of Center
NYR Nyr UK 4/05
RALPH TRESVANT RizzWaFaire
ERIC DARIUS Just Getting Started

FEBRUARY 2006 RELEASES:



MAYSA Sweet Classic Soul
TEMIKA MOORE Doing Just Fine
BROWN BABY GIRL Brown Baby Girl
LORI PERRY I Found It In You
SHANICE Every Woman Dreams
THE WHISPERS For Your Ears Only 4/05
HOWARD TATE Live
TOM SCOTT Bebop United
JAHEIM Ghetto Classics
URSULA RUCKER Ma'at Mama
STEVE 'THE SCOTSMAN' HARVEY The Everyday People Project - Volume One UK 4/05

JANUARY 2006 RELEASES:

V The Revelation Is Now Televised
THE TEMPTATIONS Reflections (new recordings of old Motown classics)
HEATHER HEADLEY In My Mind
LISA McCLENDON Live from the House of Blues
N'DAMBI A Weird Kinda Wonderful 4/05
THE PERSUADERS Made to Be Loved
DONALD McCOLLUM U Don't Want My Love UK 4/05
VARIOUS Luxury Soul 2006 (Expansion, 3-CD box) UK
KAREN CLARK-SHEARD It's Not Over (Live in Concert)
CARL SIMS I'm Ready 4/05
MAXINE BRAHAM If... UK 4/05
DONNIE RAY Don't Stop My Part 4/05


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