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Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Mavis Staples & Curtis Mayfield - A Piece of the Action (1977)


1. Chocolate City
2. Of Whom Shall I Be Afraid
3. Orientation
4. Piece of the Action
5. Good Lovin' Daddy
6. 'Til Blossoms Bloom
7. Koochie Koochie Koochie
8. Getting Deeper




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Not Curtis Mayfield's best, this album nevertheless showcases the great voice of Mavis Staples and contains several interesting, almost P-funk style, instrumentals.

Movie Review
A Piece of the Action (1977)

2 comments:

jcmoss33 said...

I agree. This is not Curtis' best work but his "not best" is still better than most. Thanks

Tarik: God's Gift said...

I love this soundtrack and the movie. A beautiful piece of work by Mavis and Curtis.

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