November reissues: Michael Henderson, Jimmy Castor, “Ain’t Nothing But A House Party” – 60s & Early 70s Club Soul Classics, Howard Hewett
A solid retrospective of the award-winning recording artist, producer, songwriter and musician Michael Henderson’s hit-filled tenure (1976-1983) wih Buddah Records. Stellar liner notes by Billboard senior editor Gail Mitchell include extensive quotes and track-by-track commentary from Michael, who passed away in July 2022.
Unique compilation of 45 tracks. featuring all of Jimmy Castor’s R&B chart hits with Smash, RCA and Atlantic and key album cuts; with liner notes by MOJO and Record Collector journalist Charles Waring.
Named after the Philadelphia based The Show Stoppers’ major UK hit, ‘‘Ain’t Nothing But A House Party,’ this is a superb collection of 60s and 70s club classics includes 89 tracks by Darrell Banks, Bobby Bland, Darrow Fletcher, James & Bobby Purify, Jackie Lee, Edwin Starr, Rex Garvin & The Mighty Cravers, Chairmen Of The Board, Garnet Mimms, Little Richard, Willie Tee, Shirley Ellis, The Temptations, Martha & The Vandellas, The Soul Sisters, Curtis Mayfield and many more!
Deluxe collection of expanded editions of the four best-selling albums by the ever-soulful Howard Hewett, featuring 56 tracks, includes liner notes by SoulMusic Records’ founder David Nathan with extensive 2022 quotes and comments from Howard.