Various ‎– Essential Blaxploitation

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Metro Tins ‎– METRTN046
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1-1 Curtis Mayfield Superfly
Written-By – Mayfield*
3:53
1-2 Lightnin' Rod Sport
Written-By – Lightnin' Rod
2:35
1-3 Aaron Neville Hercules
Written-By – Toussaint*
4:12
1-4 Bobby Womack Harlem Clavinette
Written-By – Johnson*
2:12
1-5 The Meters Ease Back
Written-By – Neville*, Porter*, Modeliste*, Nocentelli*
3:08
1-6 Joe Tex Papa Was Too
Written-By – Tex*
2:56
1-7 Curtis Mayfield Pusherman
Written-By – Mayfield*
5:01
1-8 The Impressions On The Move
Written-By – Simon*
4:17
1-9 Maceo & All The King's Men Mag-Poo
Written-By – Kellum*, Odom*, Nolen*, Davis*, Parker*, Parker*, Griffi*
3:19
1-10 Funkadelic Cholly (Funk Getting Ready To Roll)
Written-By – Clinton*, Morrison*, Collins*
4:26
1-11 Gil Scott-Heron And Brian Jackson The Bottle
Written-By – Scott-Heron*
5:12
1-12 The Staple Singers Funky Love
Written-By – Mayfield*
4:47
1-13 Bobby Womack Harlem Love Theme
Written-By – Johnson*
3:11
1-14 Curtis Mayfield No Thing On Me (Cocaine Song)
Written-By – Mayfield*
4:54
1-15 Leroy Hutson So Nice
Written-By – Littles*
7:05
1-16 Minnie Ripperton* Oh, By The Way
Written-By – Stepney*, White*, Rudolph*
3:04
1-17 Bobby Womack If You Don't Want My Love
Written-By – Womack*, DeWitty*
2:51
1-18 Linda Clifford Gypsy Lady
Written-By – Mayfield*, Askey*
3:32
1-19 Jesse Anderson Mighty, Mighty
Written-By – Mayfield*
2:17
1-20 Curtis Mayfield Freddie's Dead
Written-By – Mayfield*
5:21
2-1 The Impressions Mister Keyes
Written-By – Simon*
2:42
2-2 Mavis Staples Chocolate City
Written-By – Mayfield*, Thompson*, Gibson*, Burke*, Joseph*, Tufo*
5:14
2-3 Funkadelic One Nation Under A Groove
Written-By – Shider*, Clinton*, Morrison*
7:27
2-4 Sir Joe Quarterman & Free Soul (I Got) So Much Trouble In My Mind
Written-By – Quarterman*
3:11
2-5 Ground Hog* Bumpin' - Part 1
Written-By – Hagan*Written-By [Uncredited] – Hutson*
2:49
2-6 Joe Tex I Gotcha
Written-By – Tex*
2:13
2-7 Lee Dorsey Yes, We Can - Part 1
Written-By – Toussaint*
4:48
2-8 Goliath* Roving Minstrel
Written-By – Unknown Artist
3:00
2-9 The Meters Groovy Lady
Written-By – Modeliste*, Nocentelli*
2:44
2-10 Billy Butler The Saga Of Sadie Lee
Written-By – Butler*, Mason*
6:50
2-11 Curtis Mayfield A Heavy Dude
Written-By – Mayfield*
4:04
2-12 Gil Scott-Heron And Brian Jackson Your Daddy Loves You
Written-By – Scott-Heron*
2:57
2-13 Maceo & All The King's Men Southwick
Written-By – Kellum*, Odum*, Nolen*, Davis*, Parker*, Parker*, Griffith*
3:26
2-14 Jesse Anderson Readings In Astrology
Written-By – Mayfield*
2:39
2-15 Betty Harris There's A Break In The Road
Written-By – Toussaint*
2:43
2-16 Willie West Fair Child
Written-By – Toussaint*
3:21
2-17 The Meters Pungee
Written-By – Neville*, Porter*, Modeliste*, Nocentelli*
2:55
2-18 Warren Lee Underdog Backstreet
Written-By – Taylor*
2:45
2-19 The Staple Singers After Sex
Written-By – Mayfield*
6:45
2-20 Lee Dorsey Freedom For The Stallion
Written-By – Toussaint*
2:57
3-1 Bobby Womack Across 110th Street
Written-By – Womack*, Johnson*
3:51
3-2 Linda Clifford Runaway Love
Written-By – Askey*
7:02
3-3 Joe Tex Ain't Gonna Bump No More (With No Big Fat Woman)
Written-By – McGinty*, Killen*
6:37
3-4 The Impressions Make A Resolution
Written-By – Unknown ArtistWritten-By [Uncredited] – Lowrell Simon, Rich Tufo
3:06
3-5 Curtis Mayfield Billy Jack
Written-By – Mayfield*
3:53
3-6 The Notations Superpeople
Written-By – Dickenson*
3:46
3-7 Rasputin Stash* I Can Feel Your Love Jones
Written-By – Scott*
4:08
3-8 The Impressions Loving Power
Written-By – Jackson*, Yancy*
3:07
3-9 Alder Ray Black* And The Fame Gang Just Because The Package Has Been Unwrapped And Opened
Written-By – Jackson*
3:04
3-10 Prime Mates Hot Tamales - Part 1
Written-By – Fayard*
2:20
3-11 Joe Tex Skinny Legs And All
Written-By – Tex*
3:05
3-12 Ironing Board Sam Man Of The Street
Written-By – Toussaint*, Moore*
3:22
3-13 Ike Turner And The Kings Of Rhythm* Thinking Black
Written-By – Turner*
2:38
3-14 Bobby Womack Hang On In There - Instrumental
Written-By – Womack*
2:48
3-15 Betty Davis She's A Woman
Written-By – Davis*
7:05
3-16 Funkadelic Oh, I
Written-By – Shider*
4:53
3-17 Bobby Franklin's Insanity Bring It On Down To Me - Part 1
Written-By – Franklin*, Crawford*, Hopkins*, Anthony*
2:34
3-18 Curtis Mayfield Junkie Chase
Written-By – Mayfield*
1:38
3-19 Moses Dillard & Tex-Town Display I've Got To Find A Way (To Hide My Hurt) - Part 1
Written-By – Dillard*
3:24
3-20 Warren Lee Mama Said We Can't Get Married
Written-By – Taylor*
2:53

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Notes

Essential Blaxploitation - 3 CDs of ghetto super bad funk.
A Union Square Production.

3 tracks from Funkadelic (1-10, 2-3, 3-16) are not listed on metal box and sleeves (hidden tracks). However, back of the box says "60 bad, bad tunes from..." instead of 57. There is actually a 57-song version, without the three not listed Funkadelic songs.
In Poland distributed by Mystic Production.

Given "Total playing time" for each CD doesn't include hidden Funkadelic tracks.
CD 1: 74:03 (actual is: 78:23)
CD 2: 68:17 (75:39)
CD 3: 70:36 (75:23)

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  • Barcode: 6 98458 65462 5

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