Ruckus Roboticus just released a dope mix, that we wanted to share with you today. We’re sure you’ve come across his name before, be it as a member of Ninja Tune’s Solid Steel Radio Crew, as guest at The Rub or when he remixes industry heavyweights. In best Thanksgiving tradition his new mix is called “I’m Thankful” .

It is in the spirit of Thanksgiving that I present my new mix: “I’m Thankful”. It’s a musical tribute to all the people and things I’m thankful for everyday (not just on Thanksgiving). In the mix is classic reggae, funk, soul, jazz, and R n’ B…. all of which will have you singing to yourself, the words of Spanky Wilson: “Thank you for the rhythm, and the rolling beat, thank you for the melody and the harmony so sweet … Oh yes, I’m thankful!”

Tracklist:

  • Bob Marley “Thank You Lord” (HIP-O)
  • Kashmere Stage Band “Thank You” (Now-Again)
  • Sly And The Family Stone “Thankful N’ Thoughtful” (Epic)
  • Donovan Carless “Be Thankful” (VP Records)
  • Spanky Wilson And The Quantic Soul Orchestra “I’m Thankful (Pt. 1)” (Tru Thoughts)
  • Otis Redding “I Wanna Thank You” (Stax)
  • Earth Wind & Fire “Gratitude” (Columbia)
  • Afrika Bambaataa “Thank You” (Celluloid)
  • Melvin Sparks “Thank You (Pt. 1)” (Prestige)
  • Maceo And All The King’s Men “Thank You” (House Of The Fox)
  • Biz Markie “Something For The Radio” (Cold Chillin’)
  • Donald Byrd “Thank You For Funking Up My Life” (Elektra)
  • William DeVaugh “Be Thankful For What You’ve Got” (WMOT Records)
  • Mighty Voices Of Wonder “I Thank You Lord” (Numero Group)
  • Sam And Dave “I Thank You” (Atlantic)
  • Fred Wesley & The J.B.’s “Interlude” (People Records)
  • The J.B.’s “Thank You For Lettin’ Me Be Myself And You Be Yours” (People Records)
  • Gus Poole “Hallelujah, Alright, Amen” (Novasonic)
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