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The Incredible Fly

  • "Want the Body"/"The Incredible Fly" [Superfly 12-inch, 1981] B+

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"Want the Body"/"The Incredible Fly" [Superfly 12-inch, 1981]
Over identical funkified synthesizer drones and syndrum interjections, the I.F. intones in a Marvin Gaye-influenced singsong falsetto on two-key new-r&b themes: The Ineluctable Modality of the Carnal on side one, Makers of the New R&B on side two. B+