12 09 2010

Bunch ‘O’ Funk

28 03 2010

props to MOFUNK1… peep his youtube channel for a playlist of funky gems!!!


Dexter Wansel

12 12 2009

A keyboardist/producer/vocalist, Dexter Wansel was a major force in the explosion of the Philadelphia sound during the ’70s and’80s. He formed his first groups with Stanley Clarke during highschool. Wansel signed a solo deal with Philadelphia International Records in 1976 and the company issued his debut LP “Life on Mars”. The title cut was a favorite on the fusion circuit. Wansel recorded other LPs in the same style during the late ’70s. He is recognized for his impact as a writer, producer, conductor and arranger. He worked closely with M.F.S.B, and their 1980 release ” Mysteries of the World”. Wansel worked with a variety of recording legends as a writer and/or producer. Such artists as Patti Labelle, Teddy Pendergrass, Billy Paul, Jerry Butler, The Stylistics, Jean Carne, Stevie Wonder, The Jacksons , and the late Phyllis Hyman and Grover Washington Jr. His music has influenced and been used by more recent artist such as Jay-Z, The Lox, Jamiroquai, Incognito,! Junior, Loose Ends and many others.

Life on Mars

The Sweetest Pain

Here is a new group Biblio who sampled “the sweetest pain” to get something special of their own goin!
Bibio – Lovers’ Carvings (Leatherette remix)

Eddie Murphy on James Brown, Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson

3 12 2009

Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder

3 12 2009

Stevie Wonder- People make the world go round (talkbox) (Live in Stockholm)

13 10 2009

WOW… Of course we all know Stevie is one of the greatest songwriter, performer, musician of all times! We are all blessed to live in a time when we can see this genius perform live. I found this clip and it blew my mind… not only did he cover one of my favorite songs he did it in such a way that rocked me to my core!
so once again… WOW!!!!!!