GrantLOVE – 420-2015

Harlem Underground Band – Cheeba Cheeba
Steve Miller Band – Fly Like An Eagle
Soul Seachers – Ashley’s Roach Clip
BT Express – This House Is Smokin’
Freda Payne – I Get High
Michael Mcdonald – I Keep Forgetting
James Brown – Stoned To The Bone
Rick James – Mary Jane
Temptations – Cloud Nine
George McCrae – I Get Lifted

GrantLOVE – Sorrow, Tears & Blood

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Dedicated to the families who have lost someone to senseless violence, unbreakable addictions, and those killed simply out of fear or misguided ignorance. I pray for us all.

Malcolm X – Speaks On Black Power
Fela Kuti – Sorrow,Tears & Blood
Roy Ayers – Red, Black & Green
Les McCann – Talk To The People
Mandrill – Gilly Hines
The Whatnauts – Message From A Black Man
Grady Tate – Be Black Baby
The O’Jays – When The World’s At Peace
Milt Jackson – People Make The World Go Round
James Brown – Say It Loud, I’m Black And I’m Proud
Vera Hall – Trouble So Hard
ARC Choir – Jesus Walks

GrantLOVE – The Park Jams IV

James Brown – Give it up or Turn it Loose
War – Galaxy
Bongolian – Bongo Head
Mandrill – Mango Meat
Pieces of a Dream – Mount Airy Groove
Soul Searchers – We the People
Brass Construction – Movin’
Asha Puthli – Space Talk
Coke Escovedo – I Wouldn’t Change a Thing
Average White Band – School Boy Crush
Baby Huey – Hard Times
Dexter Wansel – Latin Love
Jackson Five – What You Don’t Know
Ohio Players – Funky Worm
Herbie Hancock – Watermelon Man
Larry Young – Turn Off the Lights
Parliament – Mothership Connection
Fatback Band – King Tim III
James Brown – Super Bad
The Meters – Same Old Thing

GrantLOVE – The Park Jams III

The series continues with more of the music that laid the foundation for Hip Hop music. Make sure you listen throughout, there are breaks galore in this set. Hope you enjoy.

Jean- Jacques Perry – E.V.A
Soul Searchers – Blow Your Whistle
Ronnie Hudson – West Coast Poplock
Incredible Bongo Band – Let There Be Drums
Cheryl Lynn – To Be Real
Al Foster Band – The Night Of The Wolf
Jimmy ‘Bo’ Horne – Dance Across the Floor
Maurice Starr – Electric Funky Drummer
Rhythm Heritage – Theme From S.W.A.T
Tito Puente – Hit the Bongo
Manu Dibango – African Battle
M.F.S.B. – Family Affair
Art Of Noise – Beat Box
B.T. Express – Energy Level
George Kranz – Trommeltranz (Din Daa Daa)

GrantLOVE The Park Jams II

The series continues with more of the music that laid the foundation for Hip Hop music. Make sure you listen throughout, there are breaks galore in this set. Hope you enjoy.

“It’s not Old, if it’s New to you” – GrantLOVE

All The People – Cramp your Style

Dennis Coffey & Detroit Guitar Band – Scorpio

Lonnie Liston Smith – Expansions

Maceo & The Macks – Cross The Track

Baby Huey – Listen To Me

Gwen McCrae – Funky Sensation

Chic – Good Times

Rufus Thomas – Itch & Scratch

The Honeydrippers – Impeach The President

Trouble Funk – Let’s Get Small

James Brown – The Payback

Booker T & The MG’s – Melting Pot

Fred Wesley & The JB’s – Blow Your Head

The Headhunters – God Made Me Funky

GrantLOVE – The Park Jams I

A PARK JAM REVISIT (Originally posted in 2009)

Tyrone Thomas & The Whole Damn Family – Seven Minutes Of Funk
Freedom – Get Up And Dance
Jimmy Castor Bunch – It’s Just Begun
Mohawks – The Champ
Esther Williams – Last Night Changed It All
Chicago Gangstas – Gangsta Boogie
T-Connection – Groove To Get Down
20th Century Steel Band – Heaven And Hell (Is On Earth)
Incredible Bongo Band – Apache
Blackbyrds – Rock Creek Park
Herman Kelly & Life – Dance To The Drummers beat
The Whatnauts – Help Is On The Way
Kraftwerk – Trans Europe Express
Liquid Liquid – Cavern
Headhunters – God Made Me Funky


All about those classic singalongs. That Boom Bap sound, simple dope beats with rhymes you could understand. Hope you enjoy this flashback.

Boogie Down Productions – Criminal Minded
Run-D.M.C. – Sucker M.C.’s
Slick Rick & Doug E. Fresh – La-Di-Da-Di
Eric B and Rakim – Eric B is President
Schoolly D – P.S.K. (What Does It Mean)
Fat Boys – Stick ‘Em
Just Ice – Latoya
Stetsasonic – Sally
Ultramagnetic MCs – Ego Trippin
Special Ed – I got it made
Beastie Boys – Paul Revere
Grandmaster Flash & Furious 5 – Larry Love
Malcolm Maclaren – Buffalo Gals
Planet Patrol – Play At Your Own Risk