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Artist: Sparks, Melvin
Title: I'm Funky Now
Format: CD
Label: WESTBOUND - UK
Catalog Number:161
Barcode:029667086820 itemnumber=1000122031
Price: $16.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: SOUL
Release Date: 12/8/2017
Availability: Not Currently In Stock
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A previously unreleased album by funky jazz hero Melvin Sparks. This would have been his third album for the Westbound group of labels, but after being mastered, and a limited number of acetates produced, it was pulled from the release schedules and apart from one track on a compilation (1999's "Alright! Black American Dance Music From The Disco Era") was never heard. Recorded in 1976 with the finest Detroit session musicians, it pays lip service to the then-current success of disco, but doesn't pander. Instead what you get is a heavily funky, orchestrated version of his usual style, with some fine grooves and some beautiful mellow moments.

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