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Craig has a Soundway Records Special on the Funk and Soul Show. The label specialises in African and South American music.

Soundway Records Special on the Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show. Soundway Records specialise in African and South American music. Craig chats to Hugo Mendez one of the compilers for the label on what it's like working for a niche label and how they come across the music which is mostly from the 60's and 70s. Forgotten gems which remain forgotten had it not been for labels like Soundway.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Mr Cool

    Rasputin's Stash

    • Rhino.
  • The Port Angels

    Angel Food Pt.1

    • Vampi Soul.
  • Sven Hammond Soul


    • VG Music.
  • The Black Lillies


    • Freestyle.
  • Side Effect

    Honky Tonk Scat

    • BGP.
  • Soopasoul feat John Turrell

    Summer Sun

    • Jalapeno.
  • The Sweet Divines

    Don't You Ever

    • Lola’s World.
  • Eli "Paperboy" Reed

    (Doin' The) Boom Boom

    • Q Division.
  • Aretha Franklin

    Chain Of Fools

    • WEA.
  • The Contours

    Baby Hit and Run

    • Universal.
  • Big Maybelle

    I've Got A Feelin

    • Fryers.
  • Ikebe Shakedown

    Up In The Trees

    • Mocambo.
  • Frank Wilson

    Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)

    • Motown.
  • Little Francisco Greaves

    Moving & Grooving

    • Soundway Records.
  • ไวพจน์ เพชรสุพรรณ

    Ding Dong

    • Soundway Records.
  • Sahara All Stars of Jos

    Take Your Soul

    • Soundway Records.
  • Sons of Truth

    Son of Deacon

    • BGP.
  • Tito Lopez

    The Stealer

    • White Label.
  • The New Birth

    Never Can Say Goodbye

    • Superbird.
  • The Grits


    • Freestyle.
  • The Mouse Outfit

    We're On The Top

  • Bobby “Blue” Bland

    Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City

  • Untitled


  • Maceo and All the King’s Men

    Thank You For Letting Me Be Myself Again

  • Untitled


  • The Fabulous Shalimars

    Funky Line Part 1

  • Untitled

    (Goldmine Soul Supply)

  • Smoove & Turrell

    Track 4

    • White Label.
  • The Blackberries


    • Motown.
  • The Bahama Soul Club

    Funky Nassau

    • Buyu Records.
  • Fred Astaire

    Puttin' on the Ritz

    • Chinchin Records.
  • Marsuino

    Sandro Brugnolini

    • Vampi Soul.
  • Third Avenue Blues Band

    Bad Moon Rising

    • White Label.
  • Iris Bell Trio feat Butch Miles

    Somethin' Else

    • White Label.
  • Aretha Franklin

    (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman

    • WEA.
  • The Jolly Boys


    • Wall of Sound.
  • Aretha Franklin

    Money Won't Change You

    • WEA.
  • Eddie Harris

    Live Right Now

    • Warner Jazz.
  • Sister Rosetta Tharpe & Marie Knight - Up Above My Head

  • Freda Payne

    Band of Gold

    • Castle Music.
  • DJ Graham B

    It's Alright Now

    • White Label.
  • Bobby Hutcherson

    Family Affair

    • Blue Note.