JOHNSON, SYL - (BLACK) DIFFERENT STROKES/IT IS BECAUSE I'M BLACK

JOHNSON, SYL - (BLACK) DIFFERENT STROKES/IT IS BECAUSE I'M BLACK

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Label: NUMERO GROUP

Release date: 15/10/2021

Barcode: 0825764707374

Catalog no.: ESLP0000073

Item ID: 511349

Two of Syl Johnson's biggest cuts, appearing on the same 7" for the first time. Syl's infinitely sampled 1968 sock-soul gem 'Different Strokes' takes up the A-side, while 1969's moody, political deep soul burner 'Is It Because I'm Black' comes in its original single edit.

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