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Flashback: "Walk On By" by Isaac Hayes

I’m not the biggest fan of remade songs, generally. Just like I’m not the biggest fan of movies being remade. But there are exceptions to everything in life, and this is one of them. 39 more words

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780. Shaft - Isaac Hayes

 

Brief Background: Shaft is the soundtrack to the 1971 film of the same name. The theme song was originally written by Hayes after he was told he would receive a chance to audition for the lead part if the song materialized. 286 more words

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Stax writers Isaac Hayes and David Porter had been confounded for hours late into the night, trying to prepare for a recording session the next day. 69 more words

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like thunder, lightening, the way you love me is frightening

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We are of course dedicated to capturing the people and spirits who give birth to the sounds we hear: the singers and instrumentalists. 488 more words

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Isaacy Hayes – Walk On By

I first heard this song in that Wu-Tang sample RZA flipped, “I Can’t Go To Sleep.”  That song was super dope.   68 more words

Hold On I’m Coming - Lyrics

Title  Hold On I’m Coming
Composer  David Porter, Isaac Hayes
Composition’s Year  1965
First Recording Artist  Sam & Dave
Aretha’s First Recording Year  1981

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