For the Love of the Cuff [ep] / Live from Planet Earth volume 1.1



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For the Love of the Cuff EP / Live from Planet Earth volume 1.1
by Nia I’man Smith

Brothas and Sistas, It is with great sadness that I report the cold pimp slap of winter is officially upon us. Between landlords that lock up the thermostat because your adjusting it “makes the gas bill go up” and the shame that comes with trying to weatherproof your windows using saran wrap, winter is surely the season that finds most folks looking for alternate sources of heat. So while I personally maintain a strict "anti-cuff" policy, in the spirit of realizing that everybody isn’t satisfied with just their degrees keeping them warm on these cold ass nights, we present to you the For the Love of the Cuff EP: Live from Planet Earth volume 1.1.

Guaranteed to get you and your seasonal boo hotter than a good space heater, we've carefully compiled over TWO hours of the best Cognac fueled old school and bump and grind new school slow jams for all your cuffing needs. So download the A-Side and the B-Side, stuff that comforter in the back of the closet, pull out the bearskin rug, and if you end up going half on a baby as a result of some Tyrone Davis or Tiombe Lockhart, just promise that you’ll name her (or him) Nia. It's only fair.




A-Side (download)

01. Ain’t Nothin I can Do: Tyrone Davis
02. Butterfly: Herbie Hancock
03. Creepin: Stevie Wonder
04. Devika [Goddess Chant}: Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes
05. Do It Again: New Birth
06. Everlasting Love: Rufus featuring Chaka Khan
07. Getting It On: Leroy Hutson
08. Gimme a Little Action: Sylvia
09. Holiday: Leon Ware
10. I Love You More and More: Tom Brock
11. I Too Am Wanting: Syreeta
12. It’s Your Love: Ethel Beatty
13. I Want More, More, and Then Some : Nina Simone
14. It's Your Love: Ethel Beatty
15. Let Me Love You: Michael Henderson
16. Let Me Ride: Windy City
17. Listen to My Song: Darondo
18. Raunchy Rita: Elvin Jones and Richard Davis
19. That’s All Right With Me: Esther Phillips
20. Tunji: John Coltrane
21. When I Found You: Patrice Rushen
22. Wild and Peaceful: Kool & The Gang


B-Side (download)

01. Alone With An Angel: Georgia Anne Muldrow
02. Bass Head Jazz: Cee-Lo Green
03. Billie Jean: Aloe Blacc & The Grand Scheme
04. Day: Quadron
05. DIRTYLAPDANCER: The Mag-Nif
06. Electric Man : Prince
07. Everyday: Jamiroqui
08. Finer Things: J*Davey
09. Gloria (Zodiac Lovers): Adrian Younge
10. Hey: King
11. I Said: Full Crate &Mar
12. Love Song #1: Me’Shell N’degeOcello
13. Off The Late Night: Diamond District
14. The Panties: Mara Hruby
15. Return of the Caribbean Cowboy: Nicky Lars
16. Seconds: Little Dragon (Syd The Kid Remix)
17. Sex (I’m A): Lovage
18. She Needs Me: Jamie Lidell
19. Sexy Suzy on a Sunday: Tiombe Lockhart
20. Sweat: Peter Hadar
21. Take You High: Glenn Lewis
22. The Girl of My Dreams: Coultrain
23. Wait: The Tao Of Slick

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