The 2CD, 35-track set is digitally remastered...

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‘The Essential Sly & The Family Stone’ contains the Seventies funk legends’ finest moments digitally remastered. It’s released on April 7 through Epic/Legacy.

The full tracklisting is:

Disc 1


‘I Can Not Make It’

‘Dance To The Music’

‘Are You Ready?’





‘Don’t Call Me Nigger, Whitey’

‘I Want To Take You Higher’

‘Somebody’s Watching You’

‘Sing A Simple Song’

‘Everyday People’

‘You Can Make It If You Try’

‘Hot Fun In The Summertime’

‘Everybody Is A Star’

‘Thank You (Falletinme Be Mice Elf Agin)’

Disc 2

‘Family Affair’

‘Luv N’ Haight’


‘(You Caught Me) Smilin”

‘Runnin’ Away’

‘Brave & Strong’

‘Just Like A Baby’

‘Thank You For Talkin’ To Me, Africa’

‘In Time’

‘If You Want Me To Stay’


‘Skin I’m In’

‘Babies Makin’ Babies’

‘If It Were Left To Me’

‘Time For Livin’

‘Loose Booty’

‘I Get High On You’