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Sons and Daughters of Lite / Let the Sun Shine in
Album:Let the Sun Shine in Collection:General
Artist:Sons and Daughters of Lite Added:02/2000
Label:Luv 'n' Haight Records 

Recent Airplay
1.Tue, 20 Sep 16:SOL·MAX·ION
Clean Copper Radio
4.Tue, 20 Aug 13:Sunshine
Good Day Sunshine! (Full Moon)
2.Tue, 15 Oct 13:Sunshine
Sunshine . . . in the Afternoon (almost Full Moon)
5.Tue, 09 Jul 13:Sunshine
Good Day Sunshine (with Rick Stevens of T.O.P.)
3.Tue, 17 Sep 13:Sunshine
Good Day Sunshine (Full Moon)
6.Wed, 02 Jan 13:Sunshine
Sunshine . . . in the Afternoon -- New Year!

Album Review
The Dead Kenny-Gs
Reviewed 2001-08-06 
Luv 'n Haight re-issue of an obscure (except to collectors) early 70's soul album. Jazzy and funky plus hints of African, Latin, and other world flavors. Prominent use of percussion and strong black sisters on vocals. Similar to Roy Ayers or Donald Byrd's 'A New Perspective' (from the vocals). All tracks are good, the best is track 6, then try 4, 5, and 1.
1) Popular raregroove. Long mellow intro with electric piano and alternating female/male vocals, then at -5:06 track gets funkier, adding bass, afro-cuban rhythm, and horns.
2) Earnest male soul vocals with female backup on straight soul track.
3) Funky Latin/fusion flavor with chanting female chorus, horns, and a couple of spacey solos.
4) Up-tempo, female vocals plus flute, sax, trumpet, electric piano, trombone, vibes(?), and bass all take a turn jamming with a synthesizer.
5) Female vocals and flute over Latin flavored bass
6) Instrumental. African flavored funk (Fela-esque) featuring baritone sax, horns, and bas

Track Listing
1.Let the Sun Shine in 4.A Real Thing
2.Fly Away 5.Ju Ju's Door
3.Operation Feed Yourself 6.Darkuman Junktion