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DON COVAY

  • 01. Yo-Yo (Part 1)
    02. I Don’t Think I Can Make It
    03. Three Time Loser
    04. An Ugly Woman (Is Twice As Sweet)
    05. Yo-Yo (Part 2)
    06. Love Is Sweeter On The Other Side
    07. You Can’t Get Something For Nothing
    08. Your Love Has Got To Me
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    DON COVAY

    Funky Yo-Yo

    [engl] 
    Groovy funk, hot R&B and angelic gospel and soul from 1977 by one of the leading figures in the 1960s soul music explosion, who worked as composer and producer with the likes of Chubby Checker and Aretha Franklin for example, but also acted as member of the doo wop act THE RAINBOWS. Don Convay (1938 ” 2015) was a gifted man when it came to music and this shows in his 1977 album “Funky Yo Yo”. It starts with a hot blooded and steamy funk tune, the first part of the title track, that comes with an up tempo beat dragging everybody from his seat to get into a really unleashed dancing. On the ever pulsating rhythms you find some nice guitar and piano harmonies and riffs that push the tune into a rock direction without losing the funk spirit. The vocals and backing vocals often seem to talk to each other and sometimes even are spoken and not sung, even though this was far from the rap music that turned up later. Don Convay and his female backing singers laugh and shout at each other in a state of joy. Great one to heat up the audience. Now the pace gets slowed down and a soulful ballad named “I don’t think I can make it” flows in gently with a three quarter beat, a beautiful organ and heart warming lead vocals that have a similar timbre like Mick Jagger or Van Morrison, who in fact always wanted to sound like black guys.
    Format
    LP
    Release-Datum
    12.08.2019
    Genre
    Soul / Funk / Jazz
    Preis
    20,00 EUR
    Bestand
    am Lager
    Anzahl
    Warenkorb
     
 

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    DON COVAY

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    Izipho Zam

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    GIFT OF DREAMS

    The Gift

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