Melvin Van Peebles ‎– The Melvin Van Peebles Collection

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Stax ‎– 2SCD-88040-2
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2 × CD, Album, Compilation, Reissue, Remastered
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Tracklist

Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song
1-1 Sweetback Losing His Cherry 2:45
1-2 Sweetback Getting It Uptight And Preaching It So Hard The Bourgeois Reggin Angels In Heaven Turn Around 5:00
1-3 Come On Feet Do Your Thing 4:15
1-4 Sweetback's Theme 7:36
1-5 Hoppin' John 2:25
1-6 Mojo Woman 2:55
1-7 Sanra Z 4:01
1-8 Reggin Hangin On In There As Best They Can 4:27
1-9 Won't Bleed Me 2:41
1-10 The Man Tries Running His Usual Game But Sweetback's Jones Is So Strong He Wastes The Hounds (Yeah! Yeah! And Besides That Will Be Coming Back Takin' Names & Collecting Dues) 4:25
Don't Play Us Cheap
2-1 You Cut Up The Clothes In The Closet Of My Dreams (Mrs. Washington & Company) 5:45
2-2 Break That Party And Opening (David, Trinity & Company) 2:15
2-3 The Eight Day Week (Mr. Percy & Company) 0:45
2-4 Saturday Night (Company) 1:15
2-5 The Bowsers Thing (Instrumental) 3:55
2-6 The Book Of Life (Mr. Bowsers & Company) 4:20
2-7 Quittin' Time (Mr. Washington & Company) 7:05
2-8 Ain't Love Grand (Instrumental) 4:17
2-9 I'm A Bad Character (Trinity & Company) 3:37
2-10 Know Your Business (Instrumental) 1:45
2-11 Feast On Me (Mrs. Bowser & Company) 3:25
2-12 Ain't Love Grand (Earnestine & Company) 4:10
2-13 Break That Party (Instrumental) 3:00
2-14 Someday It Seems That It Just Don't Even Pay To Get Out Of Bed (Rat & Cockroach) 3:25
2-15 Quartet (Instrumental) 5:45
2-16 The Phoney Game (David & Company) 1:40
2-17 It Makes No Difference (Miss Maybell & Company) 2:30
2-18 Bad Character Bossa Nova (Instrumental) 3:35
2-20 Quartet (Earnestine, Miss Maybell, David, Trinity, & The Johnsons) 4:05
2-21 The Washingtons Thing (Instrumental) 5:00
2-22 (If You See A Devil) Smash Him (Company) 2:23

Credits

Notes

Disc 1 Recorded October and November 1970
Disc 2 Recorded [May 1972] and mixed at Advantage Sound Studios, New York City.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 25218-8840-2 0

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