NEW Voluptuous Vignette Print Of The Month, Free (and optional) with orders of $50+!
SUMMER SALE! All Prints & Stickers $9.99 when you buy 3 or more!

Various ‎– Black Explosion (1974) UK Press

View More From: Various

$ 29.99

Make An Offer

Complete all fields below.

We will respond within 24hrs. Any acceptance of offers or counter offers made by us are good for 24 hrs.

Black Explosion is a compilation album of classic 70's funk, soul and disco hits.

Style: Soul, Funk, Disco

Vinyl: VG+ / EX (small scratch on the first track of Side 2 that creates a few light pops near the end of the song.)

Cover: VG+ (minor staining and cover damage front bottom left corner and back bottom right corner, scratch on front.)

Label: Ronco ‎– BPR 2008

Country: UK


A1 Love Unlimited Orchestra Love's Theme
A2 First Choice Armed And Extremely Dangerous
A3 Wilson Pickett Soft Soul Boogie Woogie
A4 Tony Clarke Landslide
A5 Limmie & Family Cookin' A Walkin' Miracle
A6 Jimmy Helms Gonna Make You An Offer You Can't Refuse
A7 The Delfonics Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time)
A8 Gladys Knight And The Pips I've Got To Use My Imagination
A9 The Whispers A Mother For My Children
A10 The Dells Sing A Rainbow/Love Is Blue
A11 New York City I'm Doing Fine Now
A12 Sly & The Family Stone Dance To The Music
B1 Barry White Honey Please, Can't Ya See
B2 Jimmy Ruffin Tell Me What You Want
B3 The O'Jays Love Train
B4 Isaac Hayes Theme From Shaft
B5 The Stylistics I'm Stone In Love With You
B6 Johnny Nash There Are More Questions Than Answers
B7 OC Smith La La Peace Song
B8 Billy Paul Brown Baby
B9 The Main Ingredient Everybody Plays The Fool
B10 Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes The Love I Lost
B11 Johnny Johnson And The Bandwagon (Blame It) On The Pony Express
B12 Aretha Franklin  Soulville


All our regularly priced used vinyl goes through and 10 minute Ultra Sonic cleaning (the best cleaning) and is then graded visually under bright light, with a partial play grading when deemed nessary.

We encourage you to view all the pictures and read our comments on the conditions, as we find these to be more beneficial than a standard grade. Occasionally we'll use a grade range (ie: VG / VG+) for either vinyl or cover if condition is borderline and hard to stick in one category.

NOTE: We do not grade or mention the condition of original printed inner sleeves (if the record has them) though we will often picture them if included. If this is a concern of yours you can contact us and ask us.


Vinyl - only given to sealed records, or records we personally acquired new, opened them but never played. Of course since the record is sealed we cannot guarantee there are no pressing flaws or minor warping, and since most of the sealed records we sell are out of print and collectible if opened they cannot be returned as the value has been decreased, if we make an exception it maybe subject to a 50% restocking fee.

Cover - is still sealed.

Near Mint (NM):

Vinyl - a unsealed record that looks nearly flawless.

Cover - may have light typical storage wear.

Excellent (EX):

Vinyl - may have one or two light scuff marks but should play just as well as a NM record.

Cover - has some very minor cosmetic issue, like a light crease, light ring wear, nothing that is very noticeable.

Very Good Plus (VG+):

Vinyl - will look played, may have some scuffs and light surface marks / scratches.  May have light surface noise such as pops, clicks and crackles but it should be occasional and not consistent and not overwhelming. May have light warping but it should not affect the play.

Cover - will have noticeable wear such as ring wear, seam splitting, writing on cover, creases, etc.  Could be a couple items (not all) and they should not be major.

Very Good (VG):

Vinyl - will look VERY played, have lot of marks, scuffs, scratches (possibly deep), play with noticeable maybe even consistent background noise but is still listenable.  May have warping but it should not affect play.

Cover - will have a couple cosmetic issues ring wear, seam splitting, writing on cover, creases, etc and it will be very pronounce.

Good (G):

Vinyl - will play but will have a lot of issues and have a lot of loud background noise.  We will rarely list a record in this condition.

Cover - cover is damaged to a point where it is not usable to house a record. All the seams are split, the panels are moldy, major writing all over, etc.  The only time we'll list a record with a cover in this shape is if it's rare or the record is in great shape.

Orders ship within two business days.

Rest assured, unlike MANY sellers and even large companies, we know how to ship vinyl (and LaserDiscs) correctly! We used high quality mailers, two to three cardboard stiffners and if the album you are buying is used it is shipped outside the cover to prevent damage to the seams in transit. When it comes to shipping LaserDiscs we don't always ship outside the cover as in transit seam wear is not as common. If you want your discs shipped outside the cover feel free to note that at checkout in the message box.

See our new shipping page HERE for all rates and information.

Please note we no longer ship to the following:
Germany - because of your LUCID packaging registration requirements
UK (including Ireland & Scotland) - because of your Brexit VAT registration requirements