Chocolate City is the third album by the funk band Parliament, released in 1975. It was a "tribute to Washington . where the group had been particularly popular.
Chocolate City" is a song by the funk band Parliament, the lead track of their 1975 album of the same name. It was also released as a two-part single, the first from the album. The song's largely spoken vocals (delivered by George Clinton) express pride in "Chocolate Cities", that is, cities with a majority black population. The song also reflects on the solidarity of African-American society at the time
Parliament's second album for Casablanca, following Up for the Down Stroke (1974), Chocolate City isn't one of the group's better-known albums. Unlike its predecessor and successive albums such as Mothership Connection (1976), it lacks a signature hit; even though the title track and "Ride On" charted as singles, they're minor in comparison to definitive classics such as "Up for the Down Stroke" and "Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof Off the Sucker)
Cold Blooded is a 1983 Rick James album, released on the Gordy Records imprint of Motown Records. The title track was written with actress Linda Blair in mind, whom Rick was dating at the time. Come Get It. is Rick James and the Stone City Bands debut album on Motown sub-label Gordy Records. It was released in April 1978, the singles, You and I and Mary Jane pushed Come Get It. to 2 Platinum status. Street Songs (album). Street Songs is the fifth album by American musician Rick James, released in April 1981 via Gordy Records. Give It to Me Baby, the song and single from the album. It spent five weeks at the top spot, the fifth song on the album, Super Freak, was one of James biggest hits.
Wonderful (Rick James album). Studio album by Rick James. Wonderful is a 1988 Rick James album. It was released on the Reprise Records label. The album includes the hit song "Loosey's Rap", which topped the US R&B Charts for one week in August, 1988.
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|A||–Rick James||You And I||8:04|
|B||–ESG||The Dance (Futura's Graffiti Mix)
Remix – Futura
|TB02||Rick James / ESG||Rick James / ESG - Chocolate City Edits (12", Unofficial)||Chocolate City Edits||TB02||US||2006|