Soul: Keep On Keeping On

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Episode 6 of 10

Duration: 29 minutes

Imported American soul was big news in the UK in the 1970s. Before the Brits developed their own brand of soul, the Americans were over here showing us how it was done and being appreciated by all and sundry.

The series continues with classic performances from the kings and queens of soul, including Aretha Franklin, Billy Preston, the Tams, Curtis Mayfield, Bill Withers, the Stylistics, Gil Scott-Heron and the Jacksons.

Music Played

8 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

Credits

Executive Producer
Mark Cooper
Producer
Stephanie McWhinnie

Broadcasts

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