Harlem Underground Band
HARLEM UNDERGROUND (LP)
12" Vinyl UK
1976 street funk classic back on vinyl.
Featuring a young George Benson, Willis Jackson and Ann Winley the Harlem Underground Band’s first album (Harlem Underground) was released on Paul Winley’s respected label ‘Winley Records’ in 1976.
This is a legendary street funk record that’s highly sampled by hip-hop artists such as Eric B and Rakim, Genius, Medina Green, Smif-N-Wessun and of course Tone-Loc – listen to the track ‘Smokin’ Cheeba-cheeba’.
Reissued on 140g black vinyl with original artwork and printed inner sleeve. [info sheet from distr.]