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Shaft
by Isaac Hayes

 
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Overview

Track Listing

1 Theme from Shaft
2 Bumpy's Lament
3 Walk from Regio's
4 Ellie's Love Theme
5 Shaft's Cab Ride
6 Cafe Regio's
7 Early Sunday Morning
8 Be Yourself
9 Friend's Place, A
10 Soulsville
11 No Name Bar
12 Bumpy's Blues
13 Shaft Strikes Again
14 Do Your Thing
15 End Theme, The
16 Theme from Shaft - (Remix, remix)


Featured Artist: The Memphis Horns

Genre: R&B
 
Details
  • Genre: Soundtracks & Scores
  • Release Date: November 2009
  • Label: Concord
  • Format: CD
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Audio Format: Stereo
  • Producer: Isaac Hayes; Chris Clough (Reissue)
  • Engineer: Dave Purple; Bobby Manuel
 
Music Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Spin (p.70) - "[T]he man's true genius was as an arranger, and his marvelously tricky blend of funk and Bacharach-like sophistication is in perfect balance here."

Entertainment Weekly (10/12/01, p.36) - Ranked #40 in EW's "100 Best Movie Soundtracks" - "...A funkafied mama jama..."

Entertainment Weekly (10/12/01, p.36) - Ranked #40 in EW's "100 Best Movie Soundtracks" - "...A funkafied mama jama..."

Q (10/00, pp.142-4) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...It single-handedly enhanced the reputation of a stylish but dull feature, and helped give rise to an entire movie genre. The potency of that track...highlights Hayes; top-flight skills as a composer....its lasting impact is more obvious..."

Q (10/00, pp.142-4) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...It single-handedly enhanced the reputation of a stylish but dull feature, and helped give rise to an entire movie genre. The potency of that track...highlights Hayes; top-flight skills as a composer....its lasting impact is more obvious..."

Mojo (Publisher) (6/02, p.66) - Included in Mojo's "100 Coolest Movie Soundtracks".

Mojo (Publisher) (11/99, p.132) - "...boasting Issac Hayes' brilliant score. The main theme proved unstoppable, an award-winner that resulted in countless similar funk fiestas..."

Mojo (Publisher) (10/00, p.100) - "...The melodramatic strings, sleazy horns and wacca-wacca guitars are all present, but it still feels as ersatz as an old Top Of The Pops compilation album..."

Mojo (Publisher) (6/02, p.66) - Included in Mojo's "100 Coolest Movie Soundtracks".

Mojo (Publisher) (11/99, p.132) - "...boasting Issac Hayes' brilliant score. The main theme proved unstoppable, an award-winner that resulted in countless similar funk fiestas..."

Uncut (magazine) (p.88) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he ghetto lament 'Soulsville' and the symphonic chill of 'Do Your Thing' endure as exemplars of '70s soul."

 
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