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• Soulmusic Records is proud to present an expanded edition of “Love Attack”, the 1988 Columbia album by the late and legendary Isaac Hayes.

• Already established as a ‘70s musical icon, “Black Moses” (as he became known) had created a global audience thanks to his groundbreaking 1969 concept-driven “Hot Buttered Soul” set and the Oscar-winning ‘Theme From Shaft’ alongside a series of best-selling albums for Stax Records (where he began his career as a songwriter and producer with David Porter, creating hits for Sam & Dave and Carla Thomas among others).

• By 1986, when Isaac signed with Columbia Records, he was coming out of a hiatus from recording; with the release of “U-Turn”, he faced a very different marketplace: utilizing then-new technology, Isaac scored a double-sided U.S. R&B top 10 hit single with ‘Ike’s Rap’ and ‘Hey Girl’.

• He approached the follow up LP “Love Attack” in much the same manner and while it didn’t yield the same kind of chart success, the album contained a number of musical gems including a remake of ‘I Stand Accused’ which he’d cut for his 1970 solo debut “The Isaac Hayes Movement”; a sexy cover of the 1975 Major Harris hit, ‘Love Won’t Let Me Wait’; a version of Billy Joel’s ‘She’s Got A Way’; and the dance-driven original ‘Showdown.’

• This 2016 expanded edition includes four mixes of ‘Showdown’ along with the non-album ‘b’ side. ‘Curious’; stellar notes from UK writer Charles Waring; and great remastering by Donald Cleveland.

Track Listing:

1. LOVE ATTACK
2. LET ME BE YOUR EVERYTHING
3. SHOWDOWN
4. EYE OF THE STORM
5. ACCUSED RAP
6. I STAND ACCUSED ’88 (featuring BRENDA JONES WILLIAMS)
7. SHE’S GOT A WAY
8. FOREPLAY RAP
9. LOVE WON’T LET ME WAIT (featuring YASMIN JONES)

BONUS TRACKS
10. CURIOUS (Non-album ‘B’ side)
11. SHOWDOWN (12″ Radio Mix) (With Beep)
12. SHOWDOWN (US Columbia single edit)
13. SHOWDOWN (12″ Extended) (Without Beep)
14. SHOWDOWN (Instrumental 12″ Dub)

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1. LOVE ATTACK

2. LET ME BE YOUR EVERYTHING

3. SHOWDOWN

4. EYE OF THE STORM

5. ACCUSED RAP

6. I STAND ACCUSED '88 (featuring BRENDA JONES WILLIAMS)

7. SHE'S GOT A WAY

8. FOREPLAY RAP

9. LOVE WON'T LET ME WAIT (featuring YASMIN JONES)



BONUS TRACKS


10. CURIOUS (Non-album 'B' side)

11. SHOWDOWN (12" Radio Mix) (With Beep)

12. SHOWDOWN (US Columbia single edit)

13. SHOWDOWN (12" Extended) (Without Beep)

14. SHOWDOWN (Instrumental 12" Dub)


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