written by nickolas ashford and valerie simpson
licensed courtesy of valerie simpson, hopsack & silk production, inc. published by nick-o-val music company, inc. (ascap)
official release groovin recordings 2017
LOVE WILL FIX IT: BEST OF ASHFORD & SIMPSON (2LP, 180 GR)
2x12" Vinyl, 180gr UK22.08.16
love will fix it: the best of ashford &, simpson is a comprehensive double vinyl lp spanning the legendary song-writing duos own recording career with warner bros. records from 1973 to 1981. the husband and wife team of nickolas and valerie established themselves in the 1960s as one of motown records many successful hit making partnerships (aint no mountain high enough, youre all i need to get by). the duo added even more depth, emotion and musicality to their self-produced recordings. this newly remastered, comprehensive groove line records release features 19 of the duos classic progressive 70s r&b duets including it seems to hang on, send it, dont cost you nothing, found a cure, bourgie bourgie, love dont make it right, is it still good to ya, aint it a shame and one more try, of which the latter four titles are represented here in their extended form, and many of which are mixed by valeries brother jimmy, regarded as an early innovator and enduring influence on dance music. groove line records cut no corners when making sure that each and every one of our releases has the highest quality performance possible. newly remastered from the original tapes and half-speed mastered by matt colton at alchemy, its housed in a gatefold sleeve featuring liner notes penned by christian john wikane. love will fix it: the best of ashford & simpson is an essential addition to any serious r&b, soul, funk and disco vinyl collector.
ashford & simpsons return to europe for the first time in 20 years is celebrated with the release of this 16 classic song compilation on limited edition double album. nicholas ashford & valerie simpson are soul icons responsible for gold and platinum hits through the 60s, 70s and 80s for such artists as marvin gaye, chaka khan, diana ross and gladys knight (their solo hits include >solid<). this is the first time many of these have been assembled on one collection, but expansion have gone one step further by combining the hits with seminal disco records like >over & over< (sylvester), the two-step anthem >keep away girls< (stephanie mills), the awesome >california soul< (by marlena shaw, as utilized by kfc), the modern soul smash >top of the stairs< (collins & collins) and an exclusive remix of >aint no mountain high enough< (marvin gaye/tammi terrell).
r&bs most enduring duo nickolas ashford & valerie simpson sure know how to make it right when it comes to soulful r&b gems and lush dance grooves from golden era of 70s soul and disco. they recorded for warner bros. from 73 through to the early 80s, and rhinos ashford & simpson - the warner bros. years: the 12 inch collection both rediscovers and re-imagines the best of those years.
db aint confessing anything on this 2nd episode of the new db edits series, but his edits still land on the 10 most wanted list! hunt em down, hes clever as a fox. jump out of the plane! on the a side you get a true disco classic in ashford & simpsons 1979 smash hit found a cure. still sure to pack the dancefloor in 2008, in chicago, and the rest of the world. on the b side we have from the obscenely rare kitchy leftfield disco not disco classic, gichy dan cowboy and gangsters, produced by kid creole. it originally came out in 1981 and more recently appeared on the excellent mutant disco compilation. dont sleep on this one! limited...
2007 collection of r&b and pop classics written by the talented duo. long before they became hitmakers themselves in the 70s and 80s, nickolas ashford and valerie simpson were successful songwriters. this comp features many of their finest ...
REMIXED WITH LOVE BY JOEY NEGRO VOL.3 PART 1 (2LP)
2x12" Vinyl D26.10.18
remixed with love volume 3 is the latest edition of what has become the industry-leading disco remix series. no one knows this era of music better than dave lee, who under his joey negro alias once again turns his impeccable hand to some of the best-loved records ever committed to wax.
top-3cd-box mit 35 erstklassigen r&b/soul-tunes! darunter exklusive tracks von eric benet, cool million (im exklusiven jd73 remix) und real, sowie cd-erstveröffentlichungen rarer klassiker von june yamagishi feat. bobby womack und victor haynes. ferner dabei: maysa leak, rahsaan patterson, ashford & simpson, incognito, joey negro, reel people, ray gaskins feat. roy ayers u.v.a.!