[the Living Word]
(Music CD - 1989)
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Title: Wattstax
[the living word]
[sound recording]
Published: Berkeley, CA : Stax : Fantasy, [1989], p1972.
Characteristics: 2 sound discs :,digital, stereo. ;,4 3/4 in.
Notes: "Live concert music from the original movie soundtrack."--Container.
Previously released on LP: Stax STS-2-3010.
Notes reproduced from original liner inserted in container.
Subtitle from container.
Compact disc.
Contents: Disc 1. Oh la de da (4:48)
I like the things about me (6:09)
Respect yourself (4:33)
I'll take you there (5:15)
Knock on wood (3:37)
Lay your loving on me (3:28)
I like what you're doing (to me) (3:26)
Gee whiz (2:52)
I have a God who loves (4:04)
The breakdown (3:56)
Do the funky chicken (4:30)
Do the funky penguin (5:37).
Disc 2. Son of Shaft ; Feel it (8:25)
I can't turn you loose (3:38)
Killing floor (3:29)
I'll play the blues for you (5:38)
Angel of mercy (6:36)
I don't know what this world is coming to (6:50)
Hearsay (6:50)
Ain't no sunshine (16:50).
Local Note: 1
Performers: Sung & played by the Staple Singers (disc 1, tracks 1-4), Eddie Floyd (disc 1, tracks 5-6), Carla Thomas (disc 1, tracks 7-9), Rufus Thomas (disc 1, tracks 10-12), the Bar-Kays (disc 2, tracks 1-2), Albert King (disc 2, tracks 3-5), the Soul Children (disc 2, tracks 6-7), and Isaac Hayes (disc 2, track 8).
Event: Recorded live at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Aug. 20, 1972; "Oh la de da" and "Lay your loving on me" rerecorded at Paramount Studios, Muscle Shoals Sound Studios, and Ardent Studios.
System Details: Analog recordings; digitally remastered.
Subject Headings: Motion picture music Excerpts. Soul music. African Americans Music.
Topical Term: Motion picture music
Soul music.
African Americans
Publisher No: 2SCD-88007-2
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