Wednesday, September 14

Vicki Anderson: Mother Popcorn - The Anthology

"James Brown said in his autobiography that Vicki Anderson was the best singer he ever had in his revue, which should give you a hint as to her ability when you consider that JB's revue also employed the likes of Lyn Collins and Marva Whitney, who were amazing singers. This collection is the only release of Vicki Anderson's material that is currently available. The majority of the material contained here is from her work with the James Brown band, from the mid ‘60s to the early ‘70s, starting with a live version of ‘Message from the Soul Sisters', with its extremely catchy piano riff and a vampin' groove by the JB's. ..."
Classic and Rare Soul Sisters 50s - 70s
W - Vicki Anderson
YouTube: Mother Popcorn (2004)