A Night with Ashford and Simpson at ‘Club Soul!’
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Again what a phenomeanl performance from Nick O’ Val!!!!! Believe they didnt have any of their own music recorded as of yet…though our gal Val’s ‘Silly Wasn’t I’ which was a moderate hit and ‘Genius 1 and 2 was performed on Soul, some near 40 years yonder! Great version they did of the Jackson’s ‘I Wanna Be Where you Are’….later immortized by the ‘Wiz Kid’ herself……Ms. Stephanie Mills!!! Valerie cuts thingsfull throttle on ‘Drink The Wine’…a wow vocal verite here!
Hopscotch and Silk music WILL forever live on!
Thanks for posting up this excellent near 1 hour set!
Saw Val in her tribute to Nick Ashford this past Dec 10th at the Star Plaza Merrillville Indiana when she was support for the Whispers! The show was orig to be with hubby Nick…but she still went out and did the show anyhey! That was wonderfull……she did ‘Silly Was
December 13, 1972
Actress Cicely Tyson and bluesman Taj Mahal talk about the movie Sounder, which starred Tyson and Mahal; Mahal also does some selections from his soundtrack to it. Exuma, a folksinger who uses some Bahamian rhythms, also performs. Hosted by Ellis Haizlip.
November 1, 1972
Funk/soul collective New Birth, Inc. with the Nite-Liters; doo-wop group the Moonglows. Host: DJ Gerry Bledsoe
November 29, 1972
“Journey To The Sun” Actor Ron O’Neal talks about Superfly and his career; Singer/songwriter Zulema; and funk-jazz ensemble Black Heat, featuring David ‘Fathead’ Newman. Hosted by Ellis Haizlip.
January 10, 1973
“Elements”, with Earth, Wind & Fire and Linda Hopkins & the Soul Quintet.
November 3, 1971
“The Roots of Black Protest”
March 1, 1972
“The Young People’s Show”
October 4, 1972
An evening with free-jazz artist Rahsaan Roland Kirk and his group.
November 15, 1972
“Shades of Soul, Part I” One of two episodes devoted to the Latin side of Soul!.
November 17, 1971