The 20 most underrated R&B albums of all time

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No. 8 The Young Mods’ Forgotten Story (1969) by The Impressions

The Impressions churned out some of the Sixties best soul music, fusing catchy pop hooks with the earthiness of down-home gospel. This is their most complete and ambitious album. Curtis Mayfield’s songwriting was beginning to hit its peak and songs like “Mighty Mighty (Spade & Whitey)” gave fans an idea where Mayfield’s solo career would go.

Stereo Williams
Stereo Williams

Todd "Stereo" Williams, entertainment writer based in New York City. He co-founded Thirty 2 Oh 1 Productions, an indie film company.



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