Label: Buddah Records - BDS 5636 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album Gatefold • Country: Jamaica • Genre: Funk / Soul • Style: Soul, Funk
Relaunching themselves as New Birthdropping "The" from their name following a break with their manager, and subsequently New Birth - Blind Baby to a new label, the band rebounded with the first of two LPs John Legend - Get Lifted (SACD) for Buddah in With sweet melody and subtle arrangements, "Dream Merchant" informs this album, setting the bar that the band would use in crafting a set that remains sleepy and dreamy throughout, with only a couple New Birth - Blind Baby exceptions.
Both the title track and the closing "Epilogue" utilized sexy spoken word over quiet melody, while "Forever" emerges as another well-constructed ballad. But, as comfortable as New Birth are across these tracks, so are they across more traditional funk numbers, most notably the off-kilter "Blind Man" and brass-heavy "Granddaddy.
Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Styles Disco Soul Funk.
In Love Sweet Dreams. Track Listing. Bind Baby. New Birth. Dream Merchant. I Remember Well. Blind Man. Why Did I. James Baker. Dream Merchant J. Epilogue James Baker.
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