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OSW: Out Of Thin Air, Volume 4


And now that my voice is up to par, and my life is in a constant state of abnormality, I am happy to say that I’m back. Thanks to all y’all who came across my way. I really didn’t expect it, and I got love going right back to you.

Old School Wednesday: Out Of Thin Air, Volume IV.

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Podcast/mix available here. [Click to play or right click-save as to download.]

01 – Quincy Jones – Ai No Corrida
02 – Rufus featuring Chaka Khan – At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up)
03 – Patrice Rushen – Never Gonna Give You Up
04 – Shalamar – I Can Make You Feel Good
05 – Ca$hflow – Mine All Mine
06 – Prince and the Revolution – She’s Always in My Hair
07 – Shuggie Otis – Inspiration Information
08 – Al Jarreau – Says
09 – Real Thing – Rainin’ Through My Sunshine
10 – Boz Scaggs – Jo-Jo
11 – Melba Moore – Falling
12 – Sade – Kiss of Life
13 – Phyllis Hyman – Be Careful (How You Treat My Love)
14 – Anita Baker – Will You Be Mine
15 – Perri – The Caves Of Altimira

I’ll have more about this mix as time permits, but just off the top of my head, At Midnight is my absolute favorite uptemp cut by Rufus, Will You Be Mine is one of my favorite cuts by Anita, and
Phyllis Hyman, Al Jarreau, and Perri have the three lesser-known tracks of the mix that always make me feel warm inside everytime I hear them.

Take it light.

5 Responses “OSW: Out Of Thin Air, Volume 4”

  1. 13 December 2006 at 06:05

    I’m doing the “Happy Dance”, I’m doing the “Happy Dance”; cause EJ’s back with a new mix this week…
    I’m doing the “Happy Dance”, I’m doing the “Happy Dance”. {smile} Lovin’ the Rufus cut too, one of my favorites also. Then you give us Quincy, Sade, Phyllis and you slip in “Jo-Jo” by Boz! This one was worth the wait.

  2. 13 December 2006 at 09:18

    You got me started on Shuggie Otis and now I can’t let go. Thanks for making my morning, music man. 😉

  3. ms. alex
    13 December 2006 at 09:42

    So glad you are feeling betta. I always tried to hit those high notes in ‘At Midnight’. It was one of my fave fast cuts from Chaka, too. Take care, ms. alex

  4. 13 December 2006 at 14:15

    Ah, you picked a gem from Anita’s The Songstress album!

  5. MoniMoni
    13 December 2006 at 23:01

    Welcome Back!

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