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Issue 1099

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UB40: Bigga Baggariddimn (SoNo Recording Group) REVIEW @bluesandsoul.com

UB40: Bigga Baggariddimn (SoNo Recording Group)

UB40 the irrefutable and undisputed kings of reggae are back and back with a bang. It's been over a whopping 35-years since the original "Baggariddim" album was released, so here it is the follow-up...

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The Bongolian: Harlem Hipshake (Blow Up Records) REVIEW @bluesandsoul.com

The Bongolian: Harlem Hipshake (Blow Up Records)

Bongolian delivers an irresistible blending of Latin and soul music, which will significantly help to bring about the rise of the Afro-Latin funk revolution and we know who will be leading it! A knock out delight!

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Brain Damage Meets Big Youth: Beyond The Blue (Side 7 - Jarring Effects)

Brain Damage Meets Big Youth: Beyond The Blue (Code 7 - Jarring Effects)

Jamaican vocalist Big Youth returns to the fray in an extremely ebullient mood in conjunction with French producer Brain Damage and Samual Clayton, who sadly passed while making this album...

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João Selva: Navegar (Underdog Records)

Don't get me wrong I love Samba, Bossa and Latin but when it's given a funkier edge my ears prick up. Here JS has cleverly melded styles much in the way Manu Chao did years ago...

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Treasure Isle Presents Soul Power '68 - Various Artists (REVIEW)

Soul Power '68: Various Artists (Cherry Red Records)

1968 was a very impactful year on the vibrant soul scene of the day. Many will recall 1968 as the year that soul music found its political voice...

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Win Victor Chukwu & The Black Irokos albums

Win Victor Chukwu & The Black Irokos CD’s

We have 5 Victor Chukwu & The Black Irokos double CD’s containing “Akalaka” and “The Power” albums up for grabs. All you have to do to win a copy is to answer our artist related question...

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The Wailers: One World (Sony Music Latin) album review

The Wailers: One World (Sony Music Latin)

Bob Marley's legacy continues in the shape of his former band because this collection of songs are going to open the floodgates to a younger generation, keen on uplifting and contemporary reggae...

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Soul Love Now: The Black Fire Records Story 1975-1993 (Strut)

Strut continue their excellent work with this sterling compilation bringing together classics and rarities from the seminal spiritual jazz and conscious soul label Black Fire, spanning 1975 to 199...

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Kutiman : Wachaga

Kutiman teams up the with the Wachaga nation tribe, a group of indigenous villages who live around the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and comes up with a thoroughly unique concept

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The Wailers & Guests: One World One Prayer (Sony Music Latin)

The Wailers are back with a bang with their 1st single in over 25 years! Celebrating unity around the world in the shape of their vibey new release "One World, One Prayer" ft. Skip Marley, Farruko, Shaggy & Cedella Marley...

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