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Worlds Funkiest Covers
Various - World's Funkiest Covers
(CD/LP) Cultures of Soul Records, 2011-11-15

Carefully selected by Deano Sounds, World's Funkiest Covers features some of the funkiest covers from around the world and throughout time. The album includes a wide range of styles including deep funk, latin soul, hard salsa, soul, afro beat, and cumbia. From the Ebony Rhythm Band's deep funk cover of Light My Fire to the soulful version of Purple Haze by Johnny Jones and the King Casuals, the unforgettable tracks keep on coming. There's also plenty of hard pounding salsa with Ray Barretto's cover of Pastime Paradise, Mongo Santamaria's cover of Cloud Nine and Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra's cover of Spoon's I Turn My Camera On. More recent artists include Mighty Mo and the Winchester 7 and Nostalgia 77 covering The Message and Seven Nation Army, respectively. This Cultures of Soul collection features unique versions of classics songs not easily found in the marketplace today and we'll publish tomorrow (nov 22) the free companion mix to this compilation, because this labl nicely knows how to Molest Laura the Paris DJs way!!

Worlds Funkiest Covers
Various - World's Funkiest Covers
(CD/LP) Cultures of Soul Records, 2011-11-15

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Tracklisting :
01. Johnny Jones and the King Casuals - Purple Haze (Jimi Hendrix cover)
02. Mighty Mo and the Winchester Seven - The Next Message (Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five cover)
03. Afrosound - Jungle Fever (Chakachas cover)
04. Fruko y sus Tesos - Bang Bang (New Swing Sextet cover)
05. Nostalgia 77 - Seven Nation Army (The White Stripes cover)
06. Ray Barretto - Pastime Paradise (Stevie Wonder cover)
07. Mongo Santamaria - Cloud Nine (The Temptations cover)
08. Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra - I Turn My Camera On (Spoon cover)
09. Ebony Rhythm Band - Light My Fire (The Doors cover)
10. The Johnny Frigo Sextet - Scorpio (Dennis Coffey cover) *
11. Antibalas - Rat Race (Bob Marley cover) *
* CD-only bonus tracks

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