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Junior Parker's Love Ain't Nothin' But A Business Goin' On reissue on Mr Bongo's Groove Merchant Records is a treasure trove of funk, soul, and blues that showcases Parker's undeniable talent and enduring legacy. Originally released in 1970 under the title The Outside Man and later reissued with the iconic car cover in 1971, this album captures Parker's buttery vocals and soulful grooves at their finest. From smokey blues to raw funk outings and orchestrated soul ballads, Parker effortlessly navigates through various musical styles with finesse. The album's standout feature is its three Beatles cover versions, including 'Taxman', 'Lady Madonna', and 'Tomorrow Never Knows'. Parker's reinterpretation of these classics breathes new life into them, infusing elements of New Orleans funk, psychedelic soul, and funky blues. The influence of Parker's music is undeniable, with his tracks being sampled by iconic artists such as A Tribe Called Quest, DJ Shadow, and De La Soul. His ability to blend genres and create timeless grooves solidifies his status as a Blues Hall of Fame inductee and a legend in the music industry.


Junior Parker - Love Ain't Nothin' But A Business Goin' On

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