Various - The Curtom Story - Curtis Mayfield's School Of 20th Century Soul

Various - The Curtom Story - Curtis Mayfield's School Of 20th Century Soul Singer: Various
Title: The Curtom Story - Curtis Mayfield's School Of 20th Century Soul
Label: Metro Doubles ‎– METRDCD516
Type: 2 x CD, Compilation
Country: UK
Date of released: 2003
Category: Funk / Soul
Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Funk
MP3 RAR album: 1856 mb
FLAC RAR album: 1314 mb
Album rating: 3.8
Genre: Funk / Soul


1-01 Curtis Mayfield Superfly
1-02 The Notations Superpeople
1-03 Curtis Mayfield Pusherman
1-04 Curtis Mayfield Eddie You Should Know Better
1-05 Curtis Mayfield Freddie's Dead (Original Single Version)
1-06 Jesse Anderson Readings In Astrology
1-07 Jesse Anderson Mighty Mighty (Instrumental)
1-08 Five Stairsteps & Cubie* Don't Change Your Love
1-09 Five Stairsteps Danger! She's A Stranger
1-10 Five Stairsteps & Cubie* Stay Close To Me
1-11 The Fascinations Girls Are Out To Get You
1-12 Brooks Brothers Come See (Instrumental)
1-13 Jamo Thomas I Spy (For The FBI)
1-14 The Fascinations Can't Stay Away From You
1-15 Five Stairsteps & Cubie* Love's Happening
1-16 Curtis Mayfield Give Me Your Love
1-17 Linda Clifford Runaway Love (Full 12")
1-18 Leroy Hutson Never Know What You Can Do (Give It A Try)
1-19 Arnold Blair Trying To Get Next To You
1-20 Leroy Hutson Lucky Fellow
1-21 Linda Clifford I Can't Let This Good Thing Get Away
2-01 Curtis Mayfield Billy Jack
2-02 Curtis Mayfield Do Do Wap Is Strong In Here
2-03 Leroy Hutson Blackberry Jam
2-04 Mavis Staples Chocolate City
2-05 Mavis Staples Koochie, Koochie, Koochie
2-06 Fred Wesley House Party (Full 12")
2-07 Linda Clifford Don't Give It Up
2-08 Leroy Hutson So Nice
2-09 The Natural Four Free
2-10 Five Stairsteps World Of Fantasy
2-11 June Conquest All I Need
2-12 Marvin Smith Who Will Do Your Running Now
2-13 Major Lance Little Young Lover
2-14 Five Stairsteps Your Love Has Changed Me
2-15 Jesse Anderson Let Me Back In
2-16 The Impressions First Impressions
2-17 Curtis Mayfield Tripping Out (Full Length Version)

Companies, etc.

  • Licensed From – ApS
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Union Square Music
  • Copyright (c) – Union Square Music


  • Art Direction – Crush
  • Compiled By – Johnny Chandler
  • Design – Crush
  • Illustration – Autumn Whitehurst
  • Sleeve Notes – Johnny Chandler


Classic 60's soul, funk, northern and 70's crossover, 2-step and boogie. It's all here, courtesy of Chicago legend Curtis Mayfield whose label Curtom and it's affiliates, Windy C, Mayfield, Gemigo and Thomas helped spearhead developments in soul music from the mid 60's to the early 80's.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): METRDCD 516 ONE 01 DISCTRONICS
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): METRDCD 516 TWO 01 DISCTRONICS
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1 and 2): IFPI L503
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1 and 2): IFPI 04AJ
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1 and 2): IFPI 0472
  • Other: MADE IN THE UK


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