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Craig Charles explores the best in funk and soul, from the roots of black music through to the current club sounds, with classic tracks, new releases and sessions.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Parliament - P-Funk "Wants To Get Funked Up"

  • The Platters

    "Sweet Sweet Lovin'"

    • Castle.
  • Deep Street Soul feat Tia Hunter

    "Kick Out The Jams"

  • Untitled

    (Freestyle Recordings)

  • Les Cappuccino

    "My Generation"

    • Acid Jazz.
  • Nick Pride & The Pimptones

    "Deeper Pimp (Smoove Retouch"

    • Wack Records.
  • Dean Parrish

    "I'm On My Way"

    • Universal.
  • Larry Saunders

    "On The Real Side"

    • Castle.
  • Brownout

    "Ayer Y Hoy"

    • Six Degrees Records.
  • Sven Hammond Soul feat Corrina Greyson

    "Lookin' Up, Turning Round"

    • Hammondbeat Records.
  • Untitled

    Lefties Soul Connection in session

  • Johnny Caswell

    "You Don't Love Me Anymore"

    • Castle.
  • Untitled

    Lefties Soul Connection session track

  • DJ Shadow

    "Organ Grinder"

    • Session.
  • Untitled

    Chuck Jackson- “These Chains Of Love (Are Breaking Me Down)” (Castle)

  • Ray Charles

    "I've Got A Woman"- Live

    • Rhino/WSM.
  • Gerardo Frisina introducing Emily Jones


  • Untitled

    (Schema Records)

  • Untitled

    Laura Vane & The Vipertones-“Roof Off” extended mix

  • Untitled


  • The Sunburst Band

    "Put a Lyric in It"

    • Expansion Records.
  • The Summer Set

    "Oh Miss Stone"

    • Acid Jazz.
  • Twisted Tongue

    "E.T Boogie"

    • Acid Jazz.
  • Stevie Wonder

    "Fingertips Pt.2"

    • Universal.
  • Lefties Soul Connection

    "Doing The Thing"

    • Session.
  • Lefties Soul Connection

    "Code 99"

    • Session.
  • Lefties Soul Connection

    "Slingshot Part 2"

    • Session.
  • Hey Stoney Face

    "Mary Love"

    • Kent Dance.
  • Detroit Emeralds

    "You're Getting' A Little Too Smart"

    • Ace Records.
  • Jimi Tenor / Tony Allen - "Against The Wall"

  • The Houston Outlaws

    "Sweet Thing"

    • BGP.
  • Stedapol CC Watt


    • White.
  • Speak Low

    "Soul is What You Got"

    • Love Monk.
  • Randy Crawford

    "Rio Je Janeiro" Juju Orchestra Remix

    • White.
  • The Sugarhill Gang


    • Universal.
  • Ashford & Simpson

    "Stay Free"

    • Warner Bros Records.
  • Timewarp inc.

    "Funky Bob Timbales" (BMD remix feat. Nawias)

    • Timewarp Music.
  • Untitled


  • Zhané

    "Hey Mr DJ"

    • Pure Music.
  • Lou Donaldson

    "Brother Soul"

    • Blue Note.