Various ‎– What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves 1967-1977

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Rhino Records (2) ‎– R2 77635
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4 × CD, Compilation
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1-1 The Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band* Spreadin' Honey 2:25
1-2 Bar-Kays Soul Finger 2:21
1-3 Brother Jack McDuff The Shadow Of Your Smile 3:55
1-4 Jimmy Norman Gangsters Of Love (Parts I & II) 4:10
1-5 Rufus Thomas The Memphis Train 2:33
1-6 Grassella Oliphant Get Out Of My Life Woman 2:44
1-7 Eddie Harris Live Right Now 2:49
1-8 Natural Bridge Bunch Pig Snootss, Part I 2:36
1-9 The Freedom Sounds* Soul Sound System
Featuring – Wayne Henderson
5:34
1-10 Clarence Carter Snatching It Back 2:41
1-11 Artie Christopher Stoned Soul 1:56
1-12 The T.S.U. Toronadoes Getting The Corners 2:27
1-13 Tony Alvon & The Belairs Sexy Coffee Pot 2:28
1-14 Mark Putney Don't Come Around Here Anymore 2:44
1-15 The Commodores* Keep On Dancing 2:39
1-16 The Southshore Commission* Right On Brother - Part I 2:40
1-17 Eldridge Holmes Pop, Popcorn Children 2:53
1-18 Cold Grits It's Your Thing 2:52
1-19 Soul Angels* It's All In Your Mind 2:49
1-20 Johnny Cameron & The Camerons Funky John 2:48
1-21 Joyce Jones (2) Help Me Make Up My Mind 2:45
1-22 Lou Johnson Rock Me Baby 2:15
1-23 The Noble Knights Sing A Simple Song 2:57
1-24 Titus Turner Do You Dig It 2:13
1-25 Phil Moore Jr.* Funky Canyon 2:38
1-26 The Fabulous Counts Jan Jan 2:17
1-27 The Rhine Oaks Tampin 3:02
2-1 Cyril Neville Gossip 2:38
2-2 The Mighty Hannibal Somebody In The World For You 2:55
2-3 Little Sister Stanga 3:42
2-4 Ananda Shankar Jumpin' Jack Flash 3:40
2-5 Brute Force The Deacon 4:32
2-6 Don Covay & The Jefferson Lemon Blues Band* Sookie Sookie 2:44
2-7 Clarence Wheeler/The Enforcers* Right On 4:41
2-8 Curtis Mayfield (Don't Worry) If There's A Hell Below We're All Going To Go 3:28
2-9 Johnny Harris Stepping Stones 5:24
2-10 6ix I'm Just Like You 3:08
2-11 The Unemployment* Funky Thing - Part I 3:06
2-12 Shirley Scott Messie Bessie 4:19
2-13 Willie West Fairchild 3:20
2-14 The Gaturs Cold Bear 2:55
2-15 Mongo Santamaria I Can't Get Next To You 2:44
2-16 Lulu Feelin' Alright 3:02
2-17 Memphis Horns* Soul Bowl 3:21
2-18 Hammer (4) Tuane 3:07
2-19 Johnny Tolbert & De Thangs Take It Off - Part II 3:17
2-20 Harlem River Drive Seeds Of Life
Featuring – Eddie Palmieri, Jimmy Norman
5:09
2-21 Wilson Pickett Engine Number 9 2:50
3-1 Baby Huey & The Baby Sitters* Hard Times 3:21
3-2 Houseguest* What So Never The Dance - Pt. 1 & 2 3:59
3-3 Eugene McDaniels Headless Heroes 3:34
3-4 Wade Marcus Spinning Wheel 3:58
3-5 Earth, Wind & Fire Bad Tune 4:42
3-6 Rasputin's Stash Mr. Cool 3:34
3-7 Junior Mance Don't Cha Hear Me Callin' To Ya 5:09
3-8 The Stovall Sisters Hang On In There 3:16
3-9 The Beginning Of The End Funky Nassau (Part III) 2:00
3-10 Mark Holder/The Positives* Whatever's Fair 2:42
3-11 Ed Robinson (2) Face It 2:25
3-12 Young-Holt Unlimited* Wah Wah Man 3:47
3-13 Aretha Franklin Rock Steady (Alternate Mix) 4:32
3-14 Black Haze Express Won't Nobody Listen 4:17
3-15 Allen Toussaint Goin' Down 2:59
3-16 Malo (2) Suavecito 3:27
3-17 Charles Wright You Gotta Know Whatcha Doin' 3:58
3-18 Tami Lynn Mo Jo Hanna 3:26
3-19 King Curtis Ridin' Thumb 3:10
3-20 Macondo (2) Almendra 3:46
3-21 Little Richard Nuki Suki 5:30
4-1 United 8 Getting Uptown (To Get Down) 2:46
4-2 Howard Tate 8 Days On The Road 2:40
4-3 Labelle Moon Shadow 4:25
4-4 Society's Bag Let It Crawl 2:37
4-5 Black Heat Wanaoh 3:54
4-6 Clarence Reid If It Was Good Enough For Daddy 3:05
4-7 Claudia Lennear Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky 3:46
4-8 The Mystic Moods* Cosmic Sea 2:37
4-9 Cold Blood Kissing My Love 6:06
4-10 Seatrain Flute Thing 3:23
4-11 The Meters Chug Chug Chug-A-Lug (Push N' Shove) Part II 3:29
4-12 Freddi / Henchi & The Soul Setters* Funky To The Bone 2:42
4-13 Bobby Byrd Try It Again 3:36
4-14 Cornell Dupree Teasin' 3:55
4-15 Dr. John (Everybody Wanna Get Rich) Rite Away 2:44
4-16 Oscar Brown, Jr.* Chicken Heads 2:40
4-17 Funk Factory Rien Ne Va Plus 5:18
4-18 Herbie Mann Cajun Moon 3:08
4-19 Darrow Fletcher Improve 2:51
4-20 Faze-O Riding High 5:21
4-21 Fred Wesley & The Horny Horns Four Play 3:34
4-22 Eddie Hazel California Dreamin' 4:04

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
R7 74167 Various What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves(25x7", Single, RP, Mul + Box, Comp, Ltd) Rhino Records (2) R7 74167 US 2013 Sell This Version
R7 74167 Various What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves(25x7" + Box, Comp, Ltd) Rhino Records (2) R7 74167 US 2006 Sell This Version
R2 77635 Various What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves(4xCDr, Comp, Promo) Rhino Records (2) R2 77635 US 2006 Sell This Version
PRCD 400157 Various Selections From What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977)(CDr, Comp, Promo, Wat) Rhino Records (2) PRCD 400157 US 2006 Sell This Version
R2 77635 Various What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves(4xCD, Comp + Box) Rhino Records (2) R2 77635 US 2006 Sell This Version

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theCtotheO

theCtotheO

September 4, 2016
edited about 1 year ago
Is there really a Funky Nassau Part III? : )
Must be a typo, track sounds exactly like Funky Nassau Part II
Rikuff

Rikuff

January 28, 2014
Wonderful album