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Joe Tex - From The Roots ... Came The Rapper download album

  • Performer: Joe Tex
  • Title: From The Roots ... Came The Rapper
  • Genre: Funk & Soul
  • Released: 2002
  • MP3 album: 1820 mb
  • FLAC album: 1826 mb
  • Rating: 4.3/5
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Joe Tex - From The Roots ... Came The Rapper download album

You're Right, Joe Tex. Southern Soul. Skinny Legs And All. Customers who bought this item also bought. The Fame Singles Volume 1, 1966-70.

com lists a gazillion compilations in Joe Tex's name. THE BEST OF JOE TEX (King, 1965) More early recordings from the vaults, from Joe's time on the King label, who recorded him as a serious blues belter in the Little Willie John tradition. He sounds good, yet even then he liked to cut up once in a while. The whole situation regarding "Fever" (see intro) must have stung him bad, since he's coming back with a nasty answer record called "Pneumonia" ("If you put your cotton-pickin' hands around me, I'm gonna hit you with this rocking chair").

Interpret: Joe Tex. Album titlle: From The Roots Came The Rapper. Year of publication 2002. Nashville producer Buddy Killen was on the verge of losing dynamic soul singer Joe Tex after releasing 10 Tex 45s on his Dial label starting in 1961. One day he called me," said the late Killen. He said, 'Hey, man, how about letting me go?

Исполнитель: Joe Tex. 320 kbit. Hate yourself in the morning. Исполнитель: Joe Tex.

The era this material represents wasn't an artistic or commercial high-water mark in Tex's career, although it's OK. Like his late-'60s sides, it bridges smooth soul with funk and anticipates rap, though it's a little lusher than his slightly earlier stuff. From From the Roots Came the Rapper itself, a highlight is the epic, eight-minute version of "Oh Me Oh My (I'm a Fool for You Baby)," which naturally includes some extended spoken sections


1 Oh Me Oh My (I'm A Fool For You Baby) 8:37
2 There's No Buisness Like Love Buisness 3:02
3 The Baby Is Mine 3:38
4 Somethings In Life Are Worth Dying For 3:37
5 Hate Yourself In The Morning 3:28
6 Lovin' Man 2:56
7 The Only Way I Know How To Love You 3:10
8 I Can Do It Better 2:29
9 Chained In The Mind 3:59
10 I'll Never Fall In Love Again 11:20
11 All The Heaven A Man Really Needs 3:04
12 Let's Go Somewhere And Talk 4:20
13 Under Your Powerful Love 3:40
14 Trying To Win Your Love 2:25
15 A Mother's Prayer 2:41
16 Rain Go Away 2:33
17 For My Woman 3:34
18 King Thaddeus 4:25
19 Lesley 3:28
20 Papa's Dream 2:53

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Kent Records
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sony ATV Tree
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Ace Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Ace Records Ltd.


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Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 29667 22162 7
  • Label Code: LC 09671
  • Rights Society: MCPS

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