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Playlists with tracks by Vessie Simmons

Saturday 9th January 2021
09:00
The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show
Big Funk & Soul releases in 2021 (Part 2)
9 / 24 Tracks
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Broadcast
Craig takes us through a stack of funk & soul tunes, planned for release in 2021.

Maceo Parker Homeboy
The Staple Singers For What It's Worth
Brownout Flaximus (Renegades Of Jazz Bboy Edit)
Tammi Terrell Come On And See Me
Little Ann Sweep It Out In The Shed
Vessie Simmons I Can Make It On My Own
Sister Sledge As
Les Inferno Fire'll Burn You
The True Loves Objects in Mirrror
The Young Holt Trio Ain't There Something That Money Can't Buy
Al Jarreau Rainbow In Your Eyes (Live Version)
Tommy Hunt The Clown
Big Ella It Takes A Lot Of Loving (To Satisfy Me)
Napoleon Demps Norma Jean
Patterson Twins Gonna Find A True Love (mikeandtess edit 4 friends)
DJ Tron Wallcreeper
Quantic & Eddie Roberts The Clock Won't Tick
Durand Jones & The Indications Young Americans
El Chicano What's Going On
Slick Walk Young Jazzy
Eli "Paperboy" Reed I'm Bringing Home Good News
Sy Smith You Got To Be A Man (feat. Sy Smith)
Etta James And Sugar Pie DeSanto In The Basement (Part One)
Klue Superstition Rework
Saturday 19th January 2019
10:00
The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show
19/01/2019
20 / 43 Tracks
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Broadcast
Three whole hours of funk and souk dance floor shimmy-shakers.

Cheryl Lynn Got To Be Real
Incredible Bongo Band Apache
Aretha Franklin The House That Jack Built
Bill Withers Let It Be
Smoove & Turrell You Don't Know
Maceo Parker Homeboy
Fatback Band Spanish Hustle
United Future Organization Flying Saucer
Detroit Emeralds Baby Let Me Take You (In My Arms)
The New Mastersounds Idris
Dr. Horse Jack, That Cat Was Clean
Toquinho Zana
The Kingstonians Hold Down
Vessie Simmons I Can Make It On My Own
Erma Franklin Son Of A Preacher Man
Johnny Lytle Selim
Peter Croce Get Up And Boogie
Conan The Selector The Game
Roy Ellis And Transilvanians Ska Almighty
D/troit Let There Be Rock
Kerbside Collection Cajun Jollof
Alexis Evans I Made A Deal With Myself
Debra Anderson Funny How We've Changed Places
Lance Ferguson's Rare Groove Spectrum Smokey Joe's La La
Stevie Wonder Joy
Laura Vane Invisible (feat. Laura Vane)
Big Ella It Takes A Lot Of Loving (To Satisfy Me)
Liquid Soul No Cents
Brother Jack McDuff And David Newman Duffin' Around
The Soul Kids Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
Manu Chao Senegal Fast Food (Shaka Loves You Remix) (feat. Manu Chao)
Casbah 73 To Be Free
The Staple Singers It's Been A Change
Hot 8 Brass Band Give Me The Night
Mavis John Use My Body (SLY Edit)
Chain Reaction Search For Tomorrow
The Steptones Success Don't Come Easy
Noah Colour Blind (feat. Noah)
Charles Earland Murilley
Jack Hammer Swim (Wonderlove Short Re-edit)
Non Given Feature Fish-Offset Flippers (Fish Remaster)
U.S. Navy Port Authority Soul Band Can't Get Down, If You Can't Get Up
Jackson Sloan Perfect Day (feat. Jackson Sloan)
Saturday 28th May 2016
18:00
The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show
28/05/2016
23 / 40 Tracks
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Broadcast
Craig Charles plays funk and soul sounds.

Four Tops It’s The Same Old Song
Odyssey Don't Tell Me Tell Her
Zach Deputy And The Hashtags Ride With Me
Rosey Jones Have Love Will Travel
Zoowax No Travel No See
Rim and Kasa Love Me For Real (Nik Weston Edit)
Freda Payne Band Of Gold
The Meters Cissy Strut
Edwin Starr 25 Miles
Gene Harris As
Jimmy Ruffin He Who Picks A Rose
Maceo Parker Homeboy
Bobby “Blue” Bland Turn On Your Love Light
Helen Reddy Hit The Road Jack
Jimmy Smith Got My Mojo Working
Rick James Super Freak
6ix Toys Sisters Of Soul, Brothers Of Funk (Greg Wilson Version)
Johnny Pate Shaft in Africa
Kool & The Gang Jungle Jazz
The Contours Just A Little Misunderstanding
Vessie Simmons I Can Make It On My Own
Long Travel Groove Isolation Funk
Smoove & Turrell Coming Home
Anne Leonardo Travelling Stranger
Mark Stevens House Of Love (feat. Chaka Khan, Taka Boom & Mark Stevens)
Candi Staton The Best Thing You Ever Had
Lamont Dozier Fish Ain’t Biting
Velvet Hammer Happy
Earl Grant Hide Nor Hair
Fab Samperi In The River (Ursula 1000 Mix)
Ghetto Cats Funky Soul
Marta Ren & The Groovelets I'm Coming Home
George Duke Scuse Me Miss (Aroop Roy Mix)
Armenian TV & Radio Orchestr Prelude/In The Sunlight
Brenda Boykin Hard Swing Travelling Man
U-Roy and Alice Russell A Life Worth Living (feat. U-Roy and Alice Russell)
Deee‐Lite Groove Is In The Heart (The Reflex Bootsy Call)
El Chicano What’s Going On
Gemma & the Travellers Don't Look For Me
Beverley Knight Middle Of Love
Saturday 12th April 2014
18:00
The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show
'Pee Wee' Ellis v Fred Wesley Fight Club
21 / 30 Tracks
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Broadcast
Craig referees a musical Fight Club between Fred Wesley and 'Pee Wee' Ellis.

Curtis Mayfield Move On Up
Donny Hathaway The Ghetto
Four Tops Baby I Need Your Lovin'
Jaco Pastorius The Chicken
Cymande Brothers On The Slide
Esther Phillips Home Is Where The Hatred Is
Fatback Band, The Spanish Hustle
George Benson Dance
Mary Wells Can't You See (You're Losing Me)
Esther Phillips Catch Me I?m Falling
The Undisputed Truth You + Me = Love
James Brown Sportin' Life
Pee Wee Ellis Slanky
Fred Wesley In Love In LA
The J.B.'s Get On The Good Foot
Brass Construction Changin'
The Spandettes Let's Go To The Beach
Vessie Simmons I Can Make It On My Own
James Brown Cold Sweat
Count Basie Down For The Count
Charles Earland Sing A Simple Song
Bruno Carr Tippin
Mr. President Candyman
Young-Holt Unlimited Ain't There Something Money Can't Buy (Live Medley)
Blue Mode Smell Like Teen Spirit
Featurecast Chuck Bery
The Brother Jack McDuff Quartet Grease Monkey
Down to the Bone Dig It
Sam Cooke Everybody Loves To Cha-Cha-Cha
Van Morrison You Make Me Feel So Free