MEMPHIS SOUND • MEMPHIS SOUL

Memphis, Tennessee soul music juggernaut of the South. Home to Stax and Hi Records, Sun Recording studio which infamously released Elvis' first album, and is also the birthplace of ARETHA FRANKLIN. Not proof enough? I'm sure by the end of the show you'll have heard some super familiar sounds. So get acquainted with Memphis Sound. 

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Playlist

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  1. SEE SAW by Sam and Dave on SEE SAW (Atlantic) $ Buy
  2. Green Onions by Booker T & The MG's on Green Onions (Stax) $ Buy
  3. I Got A Woman by Booker T & The MG's on Green Onions (Stax) $ Buy
  4. 'Cause I Love You by Rufus & Carla on 'Cause I Love You (Satellite Records) $ Buy
  5. Fat Man by Don Covay on See saw (Atlantic) $ Buy
  6. You'll Lose a Good Thing by Carla Thomas on Hidden Gems ( Stax) $ Buy
  7. Monkey Time '69 by The Mad Lads on The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Lads (Volt Records) $ Buy
  8. Don't Have to Shop Around by The Mad Lads on Don't Have to Shop Around (Volt Records) $ Buy
  9. Fool in Love by Veltones on Fool in Love (Satellite) $ Buy
  10. Mr. Big Stuff by Jean Knight on Mr. Big Stuff (Stax) $ Buy
  11. Love Me Right by Aretha Franklin on Jump to It (Arita) $ Buy
  12. Stay Fly by Three 6 Mafia on Most Known Unknown (Columbia Records) $ Buy
  13. Hung Up on my Baby by Isaac Hayes on Three Tough Guys (Enterprise Records) $ Buy
  14. Try a Little Tenderness by Otis Redding on Try a Little Tenderness (Volt) $ Buy
  15. Sunny by Booker T & The MGs on Hip Hug-Her (Stax) $ Buy
  16. B-A-B-Y by Carla Thomas on B-A-B-Y (STAX) $ Buy
  17. It Takes Two by Marvin Gaye and Kim Weston on Take Two (Tamla) $ Buy
  18. Break
  19. Cry Me A River by Justin Timberlake on Justified (Jive) $ Buy