Albums of the Year 2008: #9

#9 Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings - 100 Days 100 Nights

I've a real strong feeling this album will explode next year, especially if you're a fan of Amy Winehouse and Mark Ronson, and find yourself impatient for their next release. This album takes what they do, throw it in a time machine back to 1973 (when samplers weren't invented and white people didn't make funk) and let it grow organically, and with no interruption from greedy A&R's. "100 Days 100 Nights" is a great fun soul album, with massive hooks and mighty chorus'. If you have even a passing interest in funk, this is something you really should be listening to.

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