SHAKATAK

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British jazz-funk combo Shakatak formed in London in 1980. Originally comprising keyboardists Bill Sharpe and Nigel Wright, guitarist Keith Winter, bassist Steve Underwood, and drummer Roger Odell, the group quickly scored an underground hit with its debut single "Steppin'," cracking the British Top 50 the following year with the singles "Livin' in the UK" and "Brazilian Dawn." Their debut LP, Drivin' Hard, was also well-received, and with the 1982 follow-up Nightbirds, Shakatak (which replaced Underwood with bassist George Anderson) scored their first Top 20 hit in "Easier Said Than Done"; the disc's title track also rocketed into the Top Ten. Nightbirds also introduced singer Jill Saward, who emerged as Shakatak's lead vocalist with the band's fifth album, 1984's Down on the Street, which notched the hit "Watching You"; 1985's Live preceded the release of the group's next studio effort, Day by Day. A series of largely instrumental albums including Into read more...
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In The Blue ZoneIn The Blue Zone
Secret Records 2019
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Best Of: ShakatakBest Of: Shakatak
Secret Records 2013
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The CollectionThe Collection
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Polygram UK 2000
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AfterglowAfterglow
Secret Records 2011
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12 Mixes12 Mixes
Secret Records 2012
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More 12 Inch MixesMore 12 Inch Mixes
Secret Records 2013
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Out of This WorldOut of This World
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Secret Records 2018
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Night BirdsNight Birds
Secret 2014
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Full Circle + Let The Piano PlayFull Circle + Let The Piano Play
Secret Records 2019
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Dinner JazzDinner Jazz
Passion Jazz 2006
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SHAKATAK Discography

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SHAKATAK Drivin' Hard album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Drivin' Hard
RnB 1981
SHAKATAK Night Birds album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Night Birds
RnB 1982
SHAKATAK Invitations album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Invitations
RnB 1982
SHAKATAK Out Of This World album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Out Of This World
RnB 1983
SHAKATAK Down On The Street album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Down On The Street
RnB 1984
SHAKATAK City Rhythm album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
City Rhythm
RnB 1985
SHAKATAK Into The Blue album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Into The Blue
RnB 1986
SHAKATAK Never Stop Your Love album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Never Stop Your Love
RnB 1987
SHAKATAK Golden Wings album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Golden Wings
RnB 1987
SHAKATAK Manic & Cool album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Manic & Cool
RnB 1988
SHAKATAK Da Makani album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Da Makani
RnB 1988
SHAKATAK Niteflite album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Niteflite
RnB 1989
SHAKATAK Turn The Music Up album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Turn The Music Up
RnB 1989
SHAKATAK Fiesta album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fiesta
RnB 1990
SHAKATAK Bitter Sweet album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bitter Sweet
RnB 1991
SHAKATAK Utopia album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Utopia
RnB 1991
SHAKATAK Christmas Dreams album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Christmas Dreams
RnB 1992
SHAKATAK Street Level album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Street Level
RnB 1992
SHAKATAK Under The Sun album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Under The Sun
RnB 1993
SHAKATAK The Christmas Album (aka Tonight's The Night / The Christmas Album) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Christmas Album (aka Tonight's The Night / The Christmas Album)
RnB 1993
SHAKATAK Full Circle album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Full Circle
RnB 1994
SHAKATAK Let's Start Over Again album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Let's Start Over Again
RnB 1996
SHAKATAK Let The Piano Play album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Let The Piano Play
RnB 1997
SHAKATAK ‘Shinin’ On’ album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
‘Shinin’ On’
RnB 1998
SHAKATAK View From The City album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
View From The City
RnB 1998
SHAKATAK Magic album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Magic
RnB 1999
SHAKATAK Under Your Spell album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Under Your Spell
RnB 2001
SHAKATAK Blue Savannah album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Blue Savannah
RnB 2003
SHAKATAK Beautiful Day album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Beautiful Day
RnB 2005
SHAKATAK Emotionally Blue (aka Two Hearts) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Emotionally Blue (aka Two Hearts)
RnB 2007
SHAKATAK Afterglow album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Afterglow
RnB 2009
SHAKATAK Across The World album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Across The World
RnB 2011
SHAKATAK Once Upon A Time - The Acoustic Sessions album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Once Upon A Time - The Acoustic Sessions
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2013
SHAKATAK On The Corner album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
On The Corner
RnB 2014
SHAKATAK Times and Places album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Times and Places
RnB 2016
SHAKATAK In The Blue Zone album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In The Blue Zone
RnB 2019

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SHAKATAK live albums

SHAKATAK Live In Japan album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live In Japan
RnB 1984
SHAKATAK Live! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live!
RnB 1985
SHAKATAK Live At The Duo Music Exchange Tokyo 2005 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At The Duo Music Exchange Tokyo 2005
RnB 2006

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SHAKATAK re-issues & compilations

SHAKATAK The Collection (aka Easier Said Than Done) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Collection (aka Easier Said Than Done)
RnB 1996
SHAKATAK Full Circle + Let The Piano Play album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Full Circle + Let The Piano Play
RnB 2019

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World Premium Arists Series 100's SHAKATAK Live at duo MUSIC EXCHANGE
RnB 2006
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Live At The Duo Music Exchange
RnB 2019

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