Slacker Logo
Tuning

Album

Old School Jams, Vol. 4

ON AIR
Advertisement

Other albums by

5/20/2003
In the late '70s and early '80s, the oft-overlapping territories of rap, disco, funk, and R&B gave the world so many wonderful singles that, decades after the era came to pass, multi-volume series were still attempting to sew up all that was great about it. The fourth volume of Old School Jams doesn't exactly uncover a bounty of completely forgotten gems from the same period, but with its two discs it makes for a documentation that's almost as good as any other. One can't really go wrong with any selection of singles that touched the R&B charts during this time, and this is no exception. Positive Force's "We Got the Funk" (a Sugar Hill classic that should be at least half as popular as "Rapper's Delight"), Evelyn "Champagne" King's "Love Come Down," Whodini's "The Freaks Come Out at Night," D Train's "Keep On," the O'Jays' "For the Love of Money," Vaughan Mason's "Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll," and Earth, Wind & Fire's "Let's Groove" make for just a portion of what's available here. ~ Andy Kellman
Read More Read Less

  1. # Song Length
  2. 1 White Lines (Don't Do It) [Original 12" Version] featuring Grandmaster Flash PT7M37S
  3. 2 Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll [Original Version] by Vaughan Mason PT5M26S
  4. 3 Love Come Down [12" Version] by Evelyn "Champagne" King PT6M4S
  5. 4 Dazz [Original 12" Version] by Brick PT5M36S
  6. 5 Lets Groove [Album Version] by Earth, Wind & Fire PT5M35S
  7. 6 Jump to It [Original Extended Version] by Aretha Franklin PT6M34S
  8. 7 Wet My Whistle [Original 12" Version] by Midnight Star PT5M1S
  9. 8 Get Down Saturday Night [Special Extended Version] by Oliver Cheatham PT7M29S
  10. 9 Hey DJ [Original 12" Mix] by World Famous Supreme Team PT6M14S
  11. 10 Freaks Come Out at Night [Original Version] by Whodini PT4M40S
  12. 11 The Bottle [Original Mix] by Gil Scott-Heron PT5M5S
  13. 12 Rock Creek Park [Original Mix] by The Blackbyrds PT4M26S
  14. 13 Between the Sheets [Album Version] by The Isley Brothers PT5M36S
  15. 1 More Bounce to the Ounce [LP Version] featuring Zapp PT5M10S
  16. 2 Set It Off [Extended Vocal Mix] by Strafe PT7M12S
  17. 3 I.O.U. [Extended 12" Version] by The Freeze PT5M26S
  18. 4 Let the Music Play [Extended Classic Mix] by Shannon PT4M37S
  19. 5 Funkin' for Jamaica [Original 12" Mix] by Tom Browne PT4M39S
  20. 6 Double Dutch Bus [Original 12" Mix] by Frankie Smith PT8M21S
  21. 7 For the Love of Money [Original Album Version] by The O'Jays PT7M15S
  22. 8 Keep On [12" Remix] by D Train PT7M20S
  23. 9 Before I Let Go [Original Version] by Maze PT6M6S
  24. 10 It's a Love Thing [12" Extended Mix] by The Whispers PT5M4S
  25. 11 Somebody Else's Guy [Original Version] by Jocelyn Brown PT6M24S
  26. 12 We Got the Funk [Original Version] by Positive Force PT7M17S
  27. 13 Sexual Healing [Alternate Vocal Mix] by Marvin Gaye PT4M49S
Powered by Humans

Great radio is all about unexpected connections--the kind that an algorithm can't predict. We're working hard so you can be the ultimate slacker. Pick a station and hear the difference.

Most Popular Stations

Keep Listening

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by
Radio that listens to you

Search by artist, song or activity (yes, activity) and we'll suggest some stations.

STATIONS FEATURING '' STATIONS RELATED TO '' STATIONS RELATED TO ''

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

Looking for something more specific? Try full search.

  • Listen for free on virtually any device
  • Choose from hundreds of exclusive hand-crafted radio stations
  • Skip up to 6 songs per hour
  • Create your own stations from our library of millions of songs
  • All the benefits of the Free plan plus:
  • Ad-free listening
  • Unlimited song skips
  • Offline stations for data-free listening
  • Play songs and albums on-demand
  • Create custom playlists
  • Listen to offline playlists and albums, data-free
  • Along with all of the benefits of Radio Plus

Today on Slacker

Check out the latest picks and recommendations from our curators. As you "heart" and ban songs and artists, these suggestions will reflect your personal taste in music.

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

After you play a station, we'll provide recommendations here. Until then, check out some of our most popular stations.

Advertisement
 Stations

START YOUR COLLECTION NOW

We love that you're here, so we've created this space to store everything that you save or create. Don't be shy!

Keep Listening

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

We like all of our stations but you may like some more than others. Save them for quick access here. Think you can top our curators? Once you've created a custom station, it will show up here.

Once you save an artist, you can access them here.

Your Albums

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

Save all your favorite albums, and find them here. Make this your own virtual record library! Give Slacker Premium a shot! Play songs and albums whenever you want, or create your own playlists.


Your Playlists

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

You have the power of Slacker Premium, so create as many playlists as you like. Once you do, you can find them all here. Give Slacker Premium a shot. Play songs and albums whenever you want, or create your own playlists.


Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by



Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

  1.   Song Artist Relevance
  2.  

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

Albums

Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

Songs

  1.   Song Artist Relevance
  2.  

Artist

ON AIR
Advertisement

Top Related Artists


Stations Featuring

    Advertisement
    0}"> song 1}">s

    0}">
     song 1}">s by

Artists Related to


Top Songs by

  1.   Song Popularity
  2.   featuring by

Albums by

    Advertisement
    0}"> song 1}">s

    0}">
     song 1}">s by

Album

ON AIR
Advertisement

Other albums by


DISC

  1. # Song Length
  2. featuring by

Song

ON AIR
Advertisement


Stations Featuring ""

    Advertisement
    0}"> song 1}">s

    0}">
     song 1}">s by

Albums Featuring ""

    Advertisement
    0}"> song 1}">s

    0}">
     song 1}">s by

Station

Hosted by
Advertisement

Artists on

Drag the categories to set your preferred order of play. You can also pick your preferred content under applicable categories.

Artists on

Enjoying this station? A fellow slacker worked hard to create it. Have you created a custom station to call your own yet?

Find:
Showing of

Every time you ban an artist, we'll list them here. If you change your mind, this is the place to make up, and add them back to your Slacker experience.

Find:
Showing of

  1.   Song Album Artist

Every time you heart or ban a song, we'll list it here. If you change your mind, this is the place to do it.


Top Songs on

  1.   Song Artist Popularity
  2.  

Playlist

ON AIR
Advertisement

Other Playlists

Create Date:

Tracks on ()

  1.   Song Artist Album Length
 icon

stations


Advertisement
0}"> song 1}">s

0}">
 song 1}">s by

Host Details

Advertisement

More Slacker Hosts


Slacker Stations hosted by

    Advertisement
    0}"> song 1}">s

    0}">
     song 1}">s by



Play audio stream at 320kbps for the best sound, if your connection supports it (Subscribers Only)
(Allow explicit lyrics during playback)
  • On
  • Off
Turn headline news on or off for ALL stations (Subscribers Only)
  • On
  • Off
Turn sports updates on or off for ALL stations (Subscribers Only)



You are connected to Google+


You are connected to Facebook

 

ViewModel Data for

Loading Sliders...

 

UPGRADE TO
RADIO PLUS
TO VIEW THE UPCOMING SONG

 

LIVE STREAM...

LIVE STREAM...