Various ‎– Carolina Funk: First In Funk 1968-1977

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Now-Again Records ‎– NA5036, Jazzman ‎– none
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1 Primitive (6) Creation Of Music
Bass – Cotdney UlmerPercussion – Jake McCloud, Kenny "Big" HopkinsProducer – Johnnie DopsonSaxophone – Kurtis RiversVocals, Guitar – James Sharp
3:14
2 Gamith Darkness
Producer – Hoyt Sullivan
2:52
3 Innersouls Just Take Your Time
Bass – JC Martin*Engineer – Harry DealGuitar [Rhythm] – Sammy BowensLead Vocals, Saxophone [Baritone] – Otis WareLead Vocals, Trumpet – Leroy PoseyProducer – Dick PlemmonsVoice [Intro], Drums – Norris "Country" DuckettVoice [Intro], Saxophone [Tenor] – Stanley Baird
2:45
4 Dynamite Singletary Super Good
Brass – Unknown ArtistDrums – Frog (5)Guitar – Oliver (14)Guitar [Bass] – John (37)Lead Vocals – Henry "Dynamite" SingletaryOrgan – Unknown ArtistProducer – Bob Riley*
1:58
5 Mongoose (3) King Cobra
Bass – Sylvester PalmerDrums – Unknown ArtistEngineer – Jim StantonKeyboards, Flute – Alvin "Ray" PalmerLead Vocals, Guitar – Van MaybinProducer, Arranged By – Mongoose (3)Saxophone [Tenor] – Stanley HackettTrombone – Fred Curry
3:54
6 Soul Impossibles Interpretation - Soul Power No. 1
Backing Vocals – Julio (9)Guitar – Willie "Bubba" BrownLead Vocals – Clyde PerkinsOrgan – Dan WaltersProducer – Howard A. Knight, Jr.Trumpet – Ivory Joseph
3:54
7 Carleen & The Groovers Can We Rap
Bass – David StevensDrums – Carleen Jean ButlerEngineer – Joel Johnson (2)Guitar – John Scott (9)Producer, Trumpet, Voice – Clary ButlerSaxophone – Leon "Shorty" Harris
2:12
8 Sundia* Stand Up And Be A Man
Bass – Earl "Lil" WarpDrums – Robert Brown (28)Engineer – Jim StantonGuitar – Austin JonesHorns, Reeds – Big John (2)Keyboards – Rex GarvinLead Vocals, Guitar – Sundia GarvinProducer – Rex GarvinVoice [Background] – Hump (2)
3:36
9 Shirlean Williams & The Tempo's Band Ease It To Me
Drums, Vocals – Dwight (2)Guitar – Willie "Cookie" LiggettLeader, Vocals, Bass – Nolla MainorPercussion – Richard Thompson (4)Producer – Jones*, Long*Saxophone [Tenor] – Unknown Artist
2:17
10 Frankie & The Damons Bad Woman
Guitar – John Wilson (14)Organ – Chip CrawfordProducer, Drums – Frank PresnellSaxophone [Tenor] – Ben RunkieTrombone – Dave BeckleyTrumpet – Rick Price (3)Vocals – Joseph Lee Faison
2:56
11 Roy Roberts You Ain't Miss It
Vocals, Guitar – Roy Roberts
2:06
12 Communicators & Black Experience Band The Road
Drums – Linwood ParkerGuitar [Bass] – Willie Hill (2)Guitar [Lead] – Willis NormanGuitar [Rhythm] – Roy HubertProducer – E. W. McCuller, Paul TruittSaxophone [Tenor] – Eli BrownTrombone – James "Butch" BartonTrumpet – Charles Bailey (2)
3:22
13 The Soul Drifters* Funky Brother
Bass – Carl HigginsDrums – Alvin GlennEngineer – Jim StantonLeader, Guitar – Leonard CoburnProducer – The Soul Drifters*Saxophone [Tenor] – Johnny Boyd, Joseph ParlerTrumpet – Ronald Pinkney
5:55
14 James Reese & The Progressions Let's Go (It's Summertime)
Bass – Robert GoforthDrums – Willie Hill (2)Engineer – Bob Edwards (3), Otis ForrestFrench Horn – Unknown ArtistGuitar – Levan "Pap" BevinsPercussion – McKinley CollierProducer – Rudolph Riley, William S. Douglas, Jr.Saxophone [Tenor] – Joe Hardy (4)Saxophone [Tenor], Reeds – Rudolph RileyTrombone – Alexander NicholsTrombone, Organ – James Reese
2:49
15 Paul Burton (The Stinger)* So Very Hard To Make It (Without You)
Bass – Donald YoungDrums – Charles SpannGuitar – Luther MackProducer – Willie J. RandolphSaxophone [Tenor] – Ronald MitchellTrombone – Adam Smith (4)Trumpet – Danny Spencer (4)Vocals – Paul Burton (3)
3:53
16 Wally Coco* Message To Society
Producer, Vocals – Wallace Coleman
5:45
17 Anthony Burns Doing What You Need To Do
Bass – Alvin SullivanDrums – Eddie PresleyGuitar – George SullivanOrgan – Johnny LatimoreProducer, Leader, Vocals – Anthony BurnsSaxophone – Mac Small
5:26
18 The Black Exotics Theme Of Blackbyrds
Bass – Michael BurnettDrums – Tony HughsGuitar – James Duggan (2)Keyboards – Horace ErvingProducer – Sonny ThomasSaxophone – Darryl PetersonTrombone – James EverheartTrumpet – Freddy Peterson, Raymond Hunter
3:25
19 Donnie Brown* Funky Mind
Bass – Rafael MilesDrums – Carl HinesGuitar – Robert Crawford (2)Producer, Vocals – Donnie Brown*
2:56
20 George Campbell (2) Good Time
Guitar – Lester "Kool" TimmonsProducer, Leader, Vocals – George Campbell (2)
2:09
21 J.D.'s Funky Party Time (Edit) 4:33
22 The Ultimates (3) Progressive Movement
Bass – "Applejack" WaltersDrums – Herbert JacksonProducer, Guitar – Percy HooperTrumpet – Vernon SimsVocals, Organ – Jackie Gray
3:49

Notes

Released on Now-Again Records (CD only) for the U.S. and Canada, under exclusive license from Jazzman (UK)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: >NA5036VACAR B95073 V/A CAROLINA FUNK
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L532
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 9229
  • Barcode: 659457503628

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
JMANCD 018 Various Carolina Funk(CD, Comp) Jazzman JMANCD 018 UK 2007 Sell This Version
JMANLP 018 Various Carolina Funk(2xLP, Comp) Jazzman JMANLP 018 UK 2007 Sell This Version

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