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Dj Abdel - Outstanding (The Gap Band) (À l'Ancienne Vol.2)
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Frankie Smith - Double Dutch Bus (Official Music Video)
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Zapp - More Bounce To The Ounce (Official Audio)
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Shalamar - "A Night To Remember" (Official Video)
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Midnight Star - Wet My Whistle
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Midnight Star - No Parking On The Dance Floor (Official Music Video)
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One Nation Under A Groove - Funkadelic (1978)
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Midnight Star - Electricity
Midnight Star - Electricity Lyrics: Electricity... I've got the power to energize I've got the power to magnetize I'll fill you up with my energy You'll be my toy I'll be your electricity You've got my head all wired up It seems I never can't get enough It feels so good don't you ever stop You never let me touch and love your body So won't you come a little closer to me You'll be my toy I'll be your electricity Let me charge your body baby (Electricity) Energize me (Electricity) Use me (Electricity) [?] Well come one energize me You've got the key remote control I'll be your slave mind body and soul Just plug me up and let the party begin So hit the switch baby let me just flow I'm good for you baby this you know So won't you come a little closer to me You'll be my toy I'll be your electricity Energize me (Electricity) (Electricity) Don't you wanna turn me on (Electricity) And turn me on Well come one energize me Energize me (You've got the power to energize) Energize me (Do it to me with your energy) Ooh I wanna be your electricity I've got the power to energize I've got the power to magnetize I've got the power to energize I've got the power to magnetize (Say it loud) I've got the power to energize (Say it loud) Electricity You saiy you need a jump? (Electricity) Come on energize me (Electricity...) -- More great funk/soul music: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvfKFZOdWC4SvqpA2wfDGehHehYWWQzZu © 1983 SOLAR Records #MidnightStar #Soul #Funk