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Syl Johnson, Is It Because I'm Black: 50th Anniversary Edition (2xLP)



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DESCRIPTION

Coming hot on the heels of his first full length, the self-proclaimed "most sampled artist of all time" released the groundbreaking black concept LP Is It Because I'm Black a full 13 months before Marvin Gaye asked What's Going On? Rumbling hard past any notion of a sophomore jinx, Syl delivered a bracing, inspiring, and politically charged R&B document. "The 'lost' voice that cut the deepest, burned the hardest, and kept the best pace with the hall-of-famers." -Jonathan Lethem

TRACKLIST

It Is Because I'm Black

Come Together

Together, Forever

Concrete Reservation

Black Balloons

Walk A Mile In My Shoes

I'm Talkin' 'Bout Freedom

Right On


RELEASE DATE

3 MAI 2019


LABEL

NUMERO GROUP