One-Derful! "The One-Derful Collection: Mar-V-Lus Records (Volume 2)"

One-Derful! "The One-Derful Collection: Mar-V-Lus Records (Volume 2)"

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  • The second installment of the One-derful! Collection focuses on Mar-V-Lus, the teen-oriented imprint of this legendary R&B label group.
  • This series marks the first in-depth study of what was once one of Chicago’s most prominent African-American run labels.
  • Includes 10 tracks that have never been released before! 

One-derful! was a record label group in Chicago that was part of the city's famous Record Row and stood as one of the city's most prominent African-American-run music business forces. Their sub-label, Mar-V-Lus, led the charge for scads of R&B gold, floor-filling dance grooves, heartsick ballads, and teeny-bopper pop, releasing essential cuts from Johnny Sayles, Josephine Taylor, The Blenders, Alvin Cash, Miss Madeline & The Young Folk, and honey-voiced teen R&B group The Du-Ettes.

Within the grooves of these 25 tracks lie classic dance numbers from Alvin Cash, pure harmonies from The Du-Ettes, soulful funk from Josephine Taylor, aching deep ballads from Johnny Sayles, teen laments from Miss Madeline & The Young Folk, and Detroit influenced uptempo floor fillers from Joseph Moore, The Blenders, and The Ulti-mations, plus 10 tracks that were never issued!

Track List:

1) Josephine Taylor - For You My Love
2) Johnny Sayles - Don’t Turn Your Back On Me
3) Alvin Cash & The Crawlers - Sweatin’
4) The Du-Ettes - Stop, Call The Cop
5) The Blenders - Love Is A Good Thing Goin’
6) Miss Madeline - Behave Yourself
7) Alvin Cash & The Crawlers – Twine Time
8) The Du-Ettes - If You Need Me
9) Josephine Taylor – Ordinary Guy
10) The Blenders - Your Love Has Got Me Down
11) Cicero Blake - You’re Gonna Be Sorry
12) Miss Madeline - Lonely Girl
13) The Ulti-mations - Would I Do It Over
14) Josephine Taylor - Your Love Picks Me Up
15) The Young Folk - Joey
16) The Du-Ettes - I’m Gonna Love You
17) Joseph Moore - I Still Can’t Get You
18) Vicky Clay - Oh It’s All Right
19) Johnny Sayles - Whole Lot of Lovin'
20) Alvin Cash & The Registers - The Philly Freeze
21) Josephine Taylor - I Want A Man
22) Baby Miracles - I Feel Good All Over
23) The Du-Ettes - Hello Tommy  
24) Johnny Sayles - You Told A Lie
25) The Ultimations – Sad Souvenirs

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