In case those Funky Soundtrack Sensations (MCCD568) weren’t enough for you then hot on their heels comes 70s Funk Sensations, 18 slices of funky stuff for those who like to groove. This selection doesn’t just concentrate on the early 70s but instead follows the funk in its many guises throughout the decade. Proceedings kick-off with one of New Oleans finest and funkiest; Lee Dorsey whose dirty love plea Give It Up is a true gem. Kool & The Gang quickly weigh-in with the Pulp Fiction made famous Jungle Boogie, James Brown with the rarity The Drunk and Rose Royce with the party classic Car Wash. If things aren’t hotting up by now Ike & Tina Turner, Funkadelic and Teddy Pendergrass should send temperatures sky high. Prepare to sweat.
• Features 18 classics and rarities culled from the entire decade.
• Includes chart hits by Rose Royce, Ike & Tina Turner, Teddy Pendergrass, Kool & The Gang and BT Express.
• Sleevenotes by the sensational Tony Fasides (Kiss, Music Week).