Friday, November 14, 2008

Friday Night Dancin'

On this Friday, I think I will post my favorite Taka Boom track in "Night Dancin'". This song was included as the leading single off of her 1979 self-titled debut album. I was happy to find this record when I visited my hometown of Sacramento, Ca. this past summer. For those that don't know, Taka Boom, who's name is really Yvonne Stevens, is the sister of Chaka Khan. Even though I think "Night Dancin'" is by far the best track off of her self-titled record, I also find myself enjoying other album cuts like "Red Hot" and "Cloud Dancer". Now go enjoy your Friday night!

Taka Boom - Night Dancin'

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4 comments:

Robert said...

Great choice! I have Taka's 3 LPs and she's terrific. What a shame that she hasn't had the attention her sister (who is awesome, of course) has had.

aicha disco said...

my fave is "red hot" a little bit lower tempo comparated to "night dancing" but works perfectly as it s very dramatic / electronic. i love that tune.

Dj Andee Bee said...

I have another version of this track, different mix, still good stuff thou

Anonymous said...

Hi TJ, Thanks a lot for the introduction this wonderful LP. The link does not work anymore. Greetings from Asia :-)