10 classic Soul albums

A Listmania! list by Murali (South Croydon, UK)
 
Lady Soul
1.  Lady Soul by Aretha Franklin
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  "Aretha is the finest vocalist I've heard and this is very possibly her best album. Absolutely essential."
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One Night Stand!: Live At The Harlem Square Club
2.  One Night Stand!: Live At The Harlem Square Club by Sam Cooke
The list author says:
  "I love Sam's studio work but on the road he was something else. This is a harder, grittier Sam Cooke."
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Live At The Apollo (1962)
3.  Live At The Apollo (1962) by James Brown
The list author says:
  "This is James Brown at his funky and soulful best. A master performer at the height of his powers."
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Call Me [Us Import]
4.  Call Me [Us Import] by Al Green
The list author says:
  "Al Green turns on the style in arguably his smoothest and most flawless work. A real lesson in vocal delivery."
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What's Going On - Deluxe Edition
5.  What's Going On - Deluxe Edition by Marvin Gaye
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  "Marvin Gaye's masterpiece. A powerful concept album that features great vocals and arrangements."
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Stand
6.  Stand by Sly & The Family Stone
The list author says:
  "This is probably the most enjoyable Sly and the Family Stone album. Funky and catchy, every track is a winner."
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The Definitive Ray Charles
7.  The Definitive Ray Charles by Ray Charles
The list author says:
  "A great collection of Ray Charles's diverse and hugely influential hits that spans his long career."
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Songs In The Key Of Life
8.  Songs In The Key Of Life by Stevie Wonder
The list author says:
  "What is striking about this double album is the sheer variety of Wonder's songwriting. For me this stands as his best album."
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Dusty In Memphis
9.  Dusty In Memphis by Dusty Springfield
The list author says:
  "Overlooked and underrated for so long, this album is a true gem. The vocals and the production set it apart."
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Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul
10.  Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul by Otis Redding
The list author says:
  "My favourite Otis Redding album. Backed by Booker T and the MGs, Otis sings covers and originals in a fine, mature voice."
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