Funkadelic Uncle Jam Wants You 180g LP
Funkadelic Uncle Jam Wants You 180g LP
Genre: Funk
Label: Charly
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

Share:

Funkadelic Uncle Jam Wants You 180g LP

Funkadelic

$22.99
 
 
 
Availability: Backordered
In Stock An In Stock item is available to ship normally within 24 business hours.
Preorder A Preorder is an item that has not yet been released. Typically the label will set a projected release date (that is subject to change). If a projected release date is known, we will include this in the description in red. Other Preorders are set to release "TBA." This means that release date is yet "To Be Announced". The Preorder can be released anywhere between weeks, months or years from its initial announcement.
Backordered An Out Of Stock item is an item that we normally have available to ship but we are temporarily out of. We do not have a specific date when it will be coming.
Awaiting Repress Awaiting repress titles are in the process of being repressed by the label. No ETA is available at this time.
Expected On When an item is Out Of Stock and we have an estimated date when our stock should arrive, we list that date on our website in the part's description. It is not guaranteed.
Special Order A Special Order item is an item that we do not stock but can order from the manufacturer. Typical order times are located within the product description.
SKU:
CHALP164
UPC:
5060767440513

1979 Album Remastered On 180g Vinyl LP!
Features A 15-Minutes Version Of Their Hit Single "(Not Just) Knee Deep"!

Masterminded by the larger-than-life figure of George Clinton, Funkadelic was a key component of his influential P-Funk empire. Funkadelic's unique combination of Rock, Psychedelia and Soul led to the band to crossing over into the pop mainstream and gaining an international following, to become one of the most important groups in the evolution of funk.

'Uncle Jam Wants You' was the band's eleventh studio LP released in 1979. More militant in tone than its predecessor 'One Nation Under A Groove' which described a Funk utopia, 'Uncle Jam's' stated mandate was to "rescue dance music from the blahs".

The album features a 15-minute version of what was to become the band's last hit single "(Not Just) Knee Deep", an edited version of which made no.1 in the US R&B chart. Uncle Jam... had a huge influence on the hip-hop scene, notably the legendary Uncle Jam's Army.

This was Funkadelic's first album since 1972 not to feature a cover design by artist Pedro Bell (although he did contribute to the interior design). A reference to the "Uncle Sam Wants You!" US Army recruitment poster, the sleeve depicts George Clinton aka Dr Funkenstein in a Huey Newton Black Panthers pose.

Features

  • 180g Vinyl
  • Remastered
  • Deluxe gatefold facsimile packaging
  • Made in Germany

Selections

Side 1:

  1. Freak Of The Week
  2. (Not Just) Knee Deep

Side 2:

  1. Uncle Jam
  2. Field Maneuvers
  3. Holly Wants To Go To California
  4. Foot Soldiers (Star-Spangled Funky)
Description

1979 Album Remastered On 180g Vinyl LP!
Features A 15-Minutes Version Of Their Hit Single "(Not Just) Knee Deep"!

Masterminded by the larger-than-life figure of George Clinton, Funkadelic was a key component of his influential P-Funk empire. Funkadelic's unique combination of Rock, Psychedelia and Soul led to the band to crossing over into the pop mainstream and gaining an international following, to become one of the most important groups in the evolution of funk.

'Uncle Jam Wants You' was the band's eleventh studio LP released in 1979. More militant in tone than its predecessor 'One Nation Under A Groove' which described a Funk utopia, 'Uncle Jam's' stated mandate was to "rescue dance music from the blahs".

The album features a 15-minute version of what was to become the band's last hit single "(Not Just) Knee Deep", an edited version of which made no.1 in the US R&B chart. Uncle Jam... had a huge influence on the hip-hop scene, notably the legendary Uncle Jam's Army.

This was Funkadelic's first album since 1972 not to feature a cover design by artist Pedro Bell (although he did contribute to the interior design). A reference to the "Uncle Sam Wants You!" US Army recruitment poster, the sleeve depicts George Clinton aka Dr Funkenstein in a Huey Newton Black Panthers pose.

Features

  • 180g Vinyl
  • Remastered
  • Deluxe gatefold facsimile packaging
  • Made in Germany

Selections

Side 1:

  1. Freak Of The Week
  2. (Not Just) Knee Deep

Side 2:

  1. Uncle Jam
  2. Field Maneuvers
  3. Holly Wants To Go To California
  4. Foot Soldiers (Star-Spangled Funky)
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Funk
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Funkadelic
Title
Uncle Jam Wants You
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
06-30-2020
Release Date
12-23-2020
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
back to top