Sade

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British soul/smooth jazz group formed out of the ashes of London funk group Pride, and named after their lead singer. The group has had a remarkably stable line-up over more than three decades and comprises Sade Adu (vocals), Paul S. Denman (bass), Andrew Hale (keyboards) and Stuart Matthewman (sax).

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KNJC 0463 Sade - Diamond Life album art Sade Diamond Life (Album) Epic, Epic KNJC 0463 Chile 1984 Sell This Version
PC 85-37 Sade - Westwood One Startrak Profile album art Sade Westwood One Startrak Profile Westwood One Radio Networks PC 85-37 US 1985 Sell This Version
CN 4518/S Sade - In Concert-348 album art Sade In Concert-348 BBC Transcription Services CN 4518/S UK 1985 Sell This Version
RK 40263 Sade - Promise album art Sade Promise (Album) Epic RK 40263 US 1985 Sell This Version
TCH-85-F Sade - Budweiser Concert Hour album art Sade Budweiser Concert Hour(LP, Transcription) Westwood One TCH-85-F US 1985 Sell This Version
SC-01 Sade - Miller Sound Express Concert Series Feat. Sade 87-1 album art Sade Miller Sound Express Concert Series Feat. Sade 87-1(2xLP, Transcription) Westwood One Radio Networks SC-01 US 1986 Sell This Version
460497 4, 460497 Sade - Stronger Than Pride album art Sade Stronger Than Pride (Album) Epic 460497 4, 460497 Yugoslavia 1988 Sell This Version
472626 4 Sade - Love Deluxe album art Sade Love Deluxe (Album) Epic 472626 4 UK 1992 Sell This Version
500766 2, 500766.2 Sade - Lovers Rock album art Sade Lovers Rock (Album) Epic 500766 2, 500766.2 Asia 2000 Sell This Version
none Sade Interview(CDr, Promo) Epic none Germany 2000 Sell This Version
506125.2 Sade - Lovers Live album art Sade Lovers Live (Album) Epic, Epic 506125.2 Asia 2002 Sell This Version
88697649972 Sade - Soldier Of Love album art Sade Soldier Of Love (Album) RCA, Epic, Sony Music 88697649972 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
88691977359 Sade - Bring Me Home | Live 2011 album art Sade Bring Me Home | Live 2011 (Album) RCA, Sony Music 88691977359 Indonesia 2012 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SC-72080 Sade - Smooth Operator / Hang On To Your Love album art Sade Smooth Operator / Hang On To Your Love (Single) Collectables SC-72080 Mexico 1984 Sell This Version
ES 12123 Sade - Smooth Operator album art Sade Smooth Operator (Single, Maxi) Epic, Epic ES 12123 New Zealand 1984 Sell This Version
12EXP 05122 Sade - Hang On To Your Love album art Sade Hang On To Your Love (Single, Maxi) Epic 12EXP 05122 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
A 4137 Sade - Your Love Is King album art Sade Your Love Is King (Maxi, Single) Epic, Epic, Epic A 4137 UK 1983 Sell This Version
ES 12145 Sade - When Am I Going To Make A Living album art Sade When Am I Going To Make A Living (Single, Maxi) Epic ES 12145 Australia 1984 Sell This Version
JC 15129 Sade - Buongiorno Bambina / Your Love Is King album art Eros Ramazzotti / Sade Eros Ramazzotti / Sade - Buongiorno Bambina / Your Love Is King(7", Jukebox) DDD, Epic JC 15129 Italy 1984 Sell This Version
A 12.6609 Sade - The Sweetest Taboo album art Sade The Sweetest Taboo (Single, Maxi) Epic A 12.6609 1985 Sell This Version
37-06121 Sade - Is It A Crime? album art Sade Is It A Crime? (Single, Maxi) Epic, Epic 37-06121 US 1985 Sell This Version
JC 15136 Sade - Una Storia Importante / Smooth Operator album art Eros Ramazzotti / Sade Eros Ramazzotti / Sade - Una Storia Importante / Smooth Operator(7", Jukebox) DDD, Epic JC 15136 Italy 1985 Sell This Version
12EXP 05375 Sade - Never As Good As The First Time album art Sade Never As Good As The First Time (Single, Maxi) Epic, Epic 12EXP 05375 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
7CDN 74 Sade - New Day For You / Turn My Back On You album art Basia / Sade Basia / Sade - New Day For You / Turn My Back On You(7", Promo) Epic 7CDN 74 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
EAS 01499 Sade - Love Is Stronger Than Pride album art Sade Love Is Stronger Than Pride (Single, Maxi) Epic, Epic EAS 01499 US 1988 Sell This Version

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palprod

palprod

April 17, 2021
edited 8 months ago
Moi je voulais juste dire un truck, elle est trop, trop, trop belle Shade, A l'intérieur comme a l'extérieur en plus de chanter super bien ! Voila c'est dit !!! C'est ce genre de femme que j'aime! ;-)
SebCrateDigger

SebCrateDigger

September 5, 2020
edited about 1 year ago
She has the face and the voice of the sensuality. My Love since i was 7 years old in 1983.
wlad40

wlad40

September 3, 2020
On 9th October 2020 boxset features remastered versions of all of Sade’s studio albums:
Sade: This Far (Boxset) (180g) (Half-Speed Remastered) (Limited Edition)

https://store.sade.com/
Livysound

Livysound

November 18, 2014
The ultimate female vocalist with presence and performance of a goddess! Sade's music is for any time, any place , any where! If your stuck where to start then immerse yourself into the " Stronger than pride " album.....nothing will come between you!
Risingson

Risingson

February 2, 2004
Crossover at its best, the Sade group began as a "jazz" outfit, performing catchy pop songs with some sax and keyboards to make it sound somewhat jazzy. Things began to become interesting with "Stronger than pride", where the songs were way more subtle, and not very far from Soul II Soul in tracks like "Paradise" or "Turn my back on you" - though the album really shines on a couple of gorgeous ballads, "love is stronger than pride" and "haunt me". Years later, "Love delux" could be considered their most electronic album, as "Cherish the day" or "Feel no pain" are very close to dreamy trip-hop. It sold even more copies than the albums before, and by now it's their most interesting work (also check the Nelle Hopper's mix of "Feel no pain"). Their latest album, "Lover's rock", is a relaxed mainstream pop album which is great because the band has found their place for their music. After many mixes (Ben Watt picked up "By your side", and there seem to be a lot of bootleg mixes out there) they released a live album and DVD. Sade and her boys have managed to be consistent during the years, but what's even better, their songs have been enjoyed by fans of very different styles. You could put "Smooth operator" next to Matt Bianco, but also "Cherish the day" next to Crustation. That's quite an achievement.

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