Monday, May 6, 2024

VA - I'll Be Loving You, Yes I Will, Rare Soul Sides [2021]


VA - I'll Be Loving You, Yes I Will, Rare Soul Sides [2021]

“VA - I’ll Be Loving You, Yes I Will, Rare Soul Sides” is a compilation that truly stands out in the realm of R&B and Soul music. Released in 2021, it serves as a testament to the timeless appeal of soulful melodies and heartfelt lyrics. The album is a delightful journey through various moods and emotions, each track offering a unique narrative that engages the listener. The artists’ performances are exceptional, their voices resonating with raw emotion and authenticity that is rare in today’s music scene. Their ability to convey deep feelings through their music is truly commendable.

The production quality of the album is top-notch. The sound engineering team has done an excellent job in ensuring a balanced mix, allowing each instrument to shine without overpowering the vocals. The result is a clean, crisp sound that enhances the overall listening experience. The lyrics of the songs are thought-provoking and relatable, adding a layer of depth to the music. They touch upon universal themes of love, loss, and hope, making the album resonate with a wide range of listeners.

“VA - I’ll Be Loving You, Yes I Will, Rare Soul Sides” is a beautifully crafted album that showcases the artists’ musical prowess and creativity. It is a must-listen for any music lover and a valuable addition to any music collection. (B)




Track list.

01 Soul Brothers Six - I'll Be Loving You 2:19

02 Bettye Swann - Suspicious Minds 3:42

03 Marva Lee - If You Can't Be True 2:41

04 Baby Washington - Breakfast In Bed 3:10

05 Four Shells - Reputation 2:50

06 William Bell - What'cha Gonna' Do 2:37

07 Irma Thomas - Fancy 4:44

08 Johnny Daye - I Need Somebody 2:45

09 Carla Thomas - Every Ounce Of Strength 2:12

10 Sam Dees - Come Back Strong 3:05

11 Three Degrees - Collage 3:00

12 Toby Lark - Shake A Hand 2:53

13 Barbara & The Browns - In My Heart 2:49

14 Crossroads - Coming Home To You Baby 2:26

15 Sweet Inspirations - Don't Go 2:15

16 Triumphs - Raw Dough 2:11

17 Mike Williams - Love Have Mercy 2:43

18 Esther Phillips - Tonight I'll Be Staying Here With You 2:48

19 Na Allen - No Easy Way Down 2:53

20 Arthur Conley - Nobody's Fault But Mine 2:21

21 Judy Clay - I Got To Love Somebody's Baby 3:28

22 Dee Dee Sharp - A Woman Will Do Wrong 2:55

23 Mary Wells - Mind Reader 2:17

24 Barbara Stephens - I Don't Worry 2:22

25 Memphis Horns - Soul Bowl 3:20