May 30, · compilation on Global TV featuring urban hits of the'70s from Grover Washington Jr., Donny Hathaway, CurtisMayfield, James Brown, Billy Cobham, Isaac Hayes, QuincyJones, Bootsy Collins, Courtney Pine, Sly Stone and more!24 tracks total.5/5(1).
And Bobby Womack's world-weary rasp spray-paints a harsh picture of ghetto life in "Across th Street" (more recently heard in Jackie Brown). Unlike these screen gems, not all blaxploitation films were crime dramas, and not all their soundtracks were soul, as we'll find out in Next Steps/5(23).
As a result, Blaxploitation, Vol. 2: The Sequel boasts plenty of enticing rarities like "Let's Clean Up the Ghetto" by the Philadelphia All-Stars, a funky message tune voiced by a collection of the stars from the Philadelphia-International label (including Lou Rawls and Teddy Pendergrass).6/
Apr 22, · Many tracks contained on this album have continued their legacy, spawning the samples of todays hip-hop culture. Overall, The Best of Blaxploitation is a must have, enjoyable listening from the first track to the last, and never ending replay value. You will not be disapointed/5(6).