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To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic Wattstax event that took place at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum on 20th August 1972, Stax Records reissues “Wattstax: The Living Word 2”. These two LP’s are cut from the original tapes by Chris Muth and feature performances by The Emotions, Johnnie Taylor, Kim Weston, Isaac Hayes and more.
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic Wattstax event that took place at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum on 20th August 1972, Stax Records reissues “Wattstax: The Living Word 2”. These two LP’s are cut from the original tapes by Chris Muth and feature performances by The Emotions, Johnnie Taylor, Kim Weston, Isaac Hayes and more.
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The Living Word: Wattstax 2 [2LP]
Artist: Various Artists
Format: Vinyl
New: Available $29.98
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DISC: 1

1. Jessie Jackson – Introduction
2. Kim Weston – Lift Every Voice And Sing
3. The Rance Allen Group – Lying On The Truth
4. Jimmy Jones – Someone Greater Than You And I
5. The Golden 13 – Old Time Religion
6. The Emotions – Peace Be Still
7. Richard Pryor – Saturday Night
8. Richard Pryor – Blue Note
9. Richard Pryor – Back Room
10. David Porter Show – Introduction
11. David Porter Show – Ain't That Loving You (For More Reasons Than One)
12. David Porter Show – Can't See You When I Want To
13. David Porter Show – Reach Out And Touch
14. David Porter Show – Finale
15. Richard Pryor – Arrest
16. Richard Pryor – Line Up

DISC: 2

1. Johnnie Taylor Show – Introduction
2. Johnnie Taylor Show – Steal Away
3. Johnnie Taylor Show – Stop Doggin' Me
4. Johnnie Taylor Show – Jody's Got Your Girl And Gone
5. Little Milton – Walking The Back Streets And Crying
6. Richard Pryor – Niggers
7. The Emotions – Group Introduction
8. The Emotions – So I Can Love You
9. The Emotions – Show Me How
10. Richard Pryor – Negroes
11. The Dramatics – Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get
12. Richard Pryor – Handshake
13. Mel & Tim – I May Not Be What You Want
14. Richard Pryor – Wino Get A Job
15. Isaac Hayes – Rolling Down A Mountainside

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To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic Wattstax event that took place at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum on 20th August 1972, Stax Records reissues “Wattstax: The Living Word 2”. These two LP’s are cut from the original tapes by Chris Muth and feature performances by The Emotions, Johnnie Taylor, Kim Weston, Isaac Hayes and more.

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