Take a soulful trip from the handclappin’, hopscotchin’ sidewalks of New York with Shirley Ellis, down to New Orleans to do the Te-Ta-Ta with K-Doe and on up to Memphis for some soul stew from Otis and Sam & Dave. Through the unbeknownst participation of all these soul masters, Hipshakers & Heartbreakers follows the chronology of a ragged man who had it all then sadly lost it.

Hipshakers & Heartbreakers Vol. I

Shirley Ellis – The Clapping Song (Congress 234)
Otis Redding – Nobody’s Fault But Mine (ATCO 6612)
Bobby Bland – Yield Not To Temptation (Duke 352)
Sam & Dave – I’ve Got Everything I Need (Stax 189)
Ernie K-Doe – Te-Ta-Te-Ta-Ta (Minit 627)
Jimmy Hughes – A Shot Of Rhythm & Blues (Fame 1006)
Darrell Banks – Open The Door To Your Heart (Revilot 201)
Ben E. King – It’s All Over (ATCO 6315)
Fred Waters – It’s A Little Bit Late (ref-o-ree 701)
George Perkins & The Silver Stars – Cryin’ In The Street (Silver Fox 18)
O.V. Wright – I Was Born All Over (Back Beat 620)

Previously: Fais Do-Do: Volume 1 & Volume 2 // Maison Dufrene – A Mixtape

2 Responses to “Aquarium Drunkard Presents: Hipshakers & Heartbreakers Vol. I”

  1. these jams are killer. as always. god bless you.

  2. […] Hipshakers & Heartbreakers Volume I and Volume […]

Leave a Reply

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>