Random Soul

This Mix is just a mash-up of all soul artists that I listen to on the daily.This one include the essentials, isaac hayes,earth wind and fire, and a bunch of other artists, ladies and gents Random soul

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Random Soul

1.Isaac Hayes-(They Long To Be)Close To You/Black Moses(Deluxe Edition)

2.Earth,Wind,and Fire-That`s The Way of World/Greatest`s Hits

3.Isaac Hayes-Walk On By/Ultimate Isaac Hayes:Can You Dig it?

4.Millie Jackson-I Can`t Say Goodbye/Lovingly Yours

5.Jerry Butler-Let It Be Me/The Ice Man

6.Curtis Mayfield-Think(instrumental)/Superfly:Deluxe 25th Anniversary Edition

7.The O`Jays-Don`t Call Me Brother/Ship Ahoy

8.Marvin Gaye-Inner City Blues(Make Me Wanna Holler)/What`s Going On(Deluxe Edition)

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Knockout Mix

With this mix I just started listening to nothing but oldies and go to sleep, so then I thought about Boney James, Grover Washington Jr., and Roy Ayers. Now to the people out there that are looking at this blog I am a bit of country music fan, So I`m just letting everybody know that this is The Afro Beat we play music from every genre so if want to see a mix from your musical taste get at me. Remember to comment,subscribe,and request for new mixes Anyways, this mix is for the people who just love sleeping all day.

Knockout Mix

1.Boney James- Everything Matters/Contact

2.Euge Groove-Babylon/Sunday Morning

3.MF Doom-Vervain/Metalfingers Presents: Special Herbs, The Box Set Vol. 0-9

4.Pharaoh Sanders-Astral Traveling/Thembi (1998 Reissue)

5.Red Garland Trio-Mort`s Report/Manteca

6.Roy Ayers-Painted Desert/Ubiquity

7.Lonnie Liston Smith-City Of Lights/Silhouettes

8.Lonnie Liston Smith-Silhouettes/Silhouettes

9.Grover Washington Jr.-East River Drive/Anthology

10.Walter Beasley-Sleep Tight/Won`t You Let Me Love You

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Modern Funksmanship

This Mix is a Tribute to those hitmakers ,in my opinion, who base their style of music off of Old-School funk/Electro-Funk and incorporate they into the music they create today . This mix will feature the stylings of Dam-Funk, Flying Lotus, and, many more artists, Ladies and Gents Modern Funksmanship.

Modern Funksmanship


2.Dam-Funk-The Sky is Ours/Toeachizown

3.Shafiq Husayn-Love Still Hurts/Shafiq En’ A-Free-Ka

4.Shafiq Husayn-Dust & Kisses ft. Noni Lamar/Shafiq En’ A-Free-Ka

5.Waajeed-Tron/The War LP

6.Koushik-Only Dreaming/Be With

7.Dr.Who Dat?-Deep Blaque/Beat Journey

8.Flying Lotus-1983/1983

9.Madlib-Slim`s Return/Slim`s Return

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Smooth Love

This mix I have created  for the people out there who are looking to curl to up to that special someone in front warm fire this fall and winter. This mix features a lil bit of slow jazz and a lil bit of uptempo (but still smooth) jazz as well. It also feature R&B greats such as Major Harris and Teddy Pendergrass. Here it is Smooth Love

Smooth Love

1.Luther Vandross-Your Secret Love/Discover Further

2.Roy Ayers-Searching/The Best Of Roy Ayers

3.Rose Royce-I Wanna Get Next To You/Greatest Hits

4.Roberta Flack-Feel Like Makin’ Love/Rhino Hi-Five: Roberta Flack

5.Dionne Warwick-Who Can I Turn To/The Dionne Warwick Collection

6.Grover Washington Jr.-The Best Is Yet to Come/Anthology

7.Boney James-Deep Time/Contact

8.Lonnie Liston Smith-City of Lights/Silhouettes

9.Teddy Pendergrass-Love T.K.O./The Essential

10.Grover Washington Jr.-Moonstreams/Feels So Good

11.Bobby Caldwell-What You Won`t Do For Love/What You Won`t Do For Love

12.Bob James-Maputo/Double Vision

13.Earl Klugh-Heart String/Heart String

14.Spyro Gyra-Heart of The Night/Heart Of The Night

15.Major Harris-Love Won`t Let Me Wait/My Way

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My Apologies

Sorry to my readers for the delay on my mixes. I`ve been a bit busy these past few days trying to move into my new home Thank you for your continued reading of The Afro Beat, and I will be posting more mixes very soon.

Thank You Very Much,

Thelonious J

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This mix is a compilation of instrumentals done by various producers

in the jazz and indie hip-hop genres. This mix will include dome more Donald Harrison

Pete Rock,Madlib, and Spyro Gyra. It will also feature a little bit of Damu the Fudgemunk, and more Wynton Marsalis and Gerald Albright.

I hope you enjoy the Afrostrumentals.

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1.Pete Rock- The Boss/Petestrumentals

2.Nicolay-Good Days Are Gone (instrumetal)/Here (Extended Edition)

3.Spyro Gyra- Morning Dance/The Very Best of Spyro Gyra


5.Madlib-The Payback(Gotta)/Beat Konducta, Vol 1-2: Movie Scenes

6. The Foreign Exchange-Nic`s Groove (instrumental)/Connected (Instrumentals)

7. Damu The Fudgemunk-Figment/How It Should Sound-Volume 1&2

8.Donald Harrison-New Hope/Free Style

9.J-Dilla-Dilla Says Go/Donuts

10.Madlib-Indian Hump/Beat Konducta in India

11.Pete Rock-A Little Soul/Petestrumentals

12.Pete Rock-Pete`s Jazz/Petestrumentals

13.Boney James-Deep Time/Contact

14.Wynton Marsalis-Sunflowers/The Marciac

15.Roy Hargrove-Strasbourg/St.Denis\Earfood

16.Gerald Albright-New Beginnings/NewBeginnings

17.Wayman Tisdale-Summer Breeze/In The Zone

18.Wayman Tisdale-One on One/Rebound

19.David Benoit-Drive Time/Best Of David Benoit 1987-1995

20.Madlib-Outerlimit (Space Ho)/Beat Konducta, Vol 1-2 Movie Scenes

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The Afro Mix

This is My personal mix that I concocted today I was in an upbeat mood through-out the week, and felt soulful as all get out so I had put in the elements Earth,Wind,and Fire. Then, I had to through in some Blackbyrds ,if you know the group,and then hit with a little Friends of Distinction. Then finish it off with some Zapp & Roger. This mix i have dedicated to The Afro Beat

Here it is The Afro Mix

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The Afro Mix

1.Earth,Wind,and Fire-Devotion/Elements of Love: The Ballads

2.The Friends Of Distinction-Grazing in The Grass/The Best of Friends of Distinction

3.The Roy Ayers Ubiquity-Everybody Loves the Sunshine/Everybody loves the The Sunshine

4.The Friends of Distinction-Going in Circles/The Friends of Distinction

5.Curtis Mayfield-Move on Up (Extended LP Version)/Curtis!

6.Isaac Hayes-Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymystic/Hot-Buttered Soul

7.Isaac Hayes-Theme From Shaft (2009 Mix)/Shaft (Deluxe Edition)

8.Sly and The Family Stone- I Want To Take You Higher/Higher

9.Love Unlimited Orchestra-Love`s Theme/The Best of Love Unlimited Orchestra

10.The BlackByrds-Rock Creek Park/City Life & Unfinished Business

11.Ohio Players-O-H-I-O/Funk On Fire-The Mercury Anthology

12.Parliament-Mothership Connection (Star Child)/The Best of Parliament: Give Up The Funk

13.Parliament-P-Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up)/The Best of Parliament: Give Up The Funk

14.B&T Express- Do It Til You`re Satisfied/Do It Til You`re Satisfied

15.Zapp and Roger-Do It Roger/All The Greatest Hits

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