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9 thoughts on “ Dont Call Me Brother - The OJays - Ship Ahoy (Vinyl, LP)

  1. Ship Ahoy, Ship Ahoy, Ship Ahoy, Ship Ahoy!!!!! Once again The O'Jays behind the genius of Gamble & Huff belt out another classic album. Again like with "Back Stabbers", the social conscious is all over this record. 6 of 8 songs covers everything from abuse of money, to the polluted air.
  2. A pivotal album from The O'Jays – and an undeniable Philly classic! The record was the third the group cut for the Philadelphia International label – but it was really the first one that pushed their strong righteous soul agenda, sort of a mix of message-oriented lyrics and heavy soul (ala The Temptations), fused with the warmer more sophisticated styles of the Philly sound!
  3. rows · Watch the video for Don't Call Me Brother from The O'Jays's Ship Ahoy for free, and see .
  4. PLEASE NOTE: This item will ship in weeks. Tracklist: Put Your Hands Together Ship Ahoy This Air I Breathe You Got Your Hooks in Me For the Love of Money Now That We Found Love Don't Call Me Brother People Keep Tellin' Me.
  5. Limited vinyl LP repressing in gatefold jacket. Includes digital download. Ship Ahoy is a soul/R&B album by Philadelphia trio The O'Jays, originally released on .
  6. Love, relationships, money and power-those were the themes of this LP, a classic O'Jays blend of funky soul and social commentary. Their R&B smashes "Put Your Hands Together" (the No. 2 hit and a bonus live version) and "For the Love of Money" (No. 3 hit) join "This Air I Breathe," "People Keep Tellin' Me," "Don't Call Me Brother," and more!
  7. * Items below may differ depending on the release. Review With its ominous sound effects of tempestuous oceans and whips cracking in the air, Ship Ahoy's title track vividly evokes the journey of African slaves to the New krisinnieckansuftadingnerneuramkebu.coinfo nine-minute epic is the centerpiece of a album that found the Gamble and Huff-produced O'Jays ready to take their socially aware R&B workouts to ambitious new.
  8. The "other" O'Jays album is a masterpiece. Ship Ahoy combined shattering message tracks and stunning love songs in a fashion matched only by Curtis Mayfield's finest material. From the album cover showing a slave ship to the memorable title song and incredible "For the Love of Money," Gamble and Huff addressed every social ill from envy to racism and greed.

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