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Britney Spears - Blackout (CD)

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Britney Spears - Blackout (CD)
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104

The Bible of pop music

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This album holds a very special place in the hearts of all Britney fans, as it was released during a very turbulent time in Spears' career. In spite of her personal struggles, Blackout is the album that most pop singers tried to imitate. Without Blackout there would be no Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, and Ariana Grande.

The album is described as a dance-pop album, with house, dubstep, RnB, Euro-Disco, and EDM influences. It's hard to pick out a particular highlight from this album, as ALL songs are incredible.

The album gave us 3 singles (all of which have become iconic): "Gimme More", "Piece of Me", and "Break The Ice". "Radar" was planned to be released as the 4th and final single off of Blackout, but was scrapped when Spears' begun work on her 6th studio album: Circus. However, due to a contract Spears had with the producers of "Radar" (Bloodshy and Avant), Jive records was obligated to release it as a single. It is for this reason that the track "Radar" can be found on both Blackout and Circus, respectively, and the track was then released as the 4th single off the Circus album.

Blackout is the album in which Spears' premiered her icon line: "It's Britney Bitch!". The album has been certified Platinum 8 times (1 in Australia, 1 in Canada, 1 in Ireland, 4x in Russia, and 1in The United States), and has won Britney Spears a "Best Album of the Year" award.

To date, this album remains a staple in any Britney Spears fans collection, and is widely considered Spears' best album of her career.

Madonna - The Girlie Show (Vinyl)

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Madonna - The Girlie Show (Vinyl)
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167

One star because it's Madonna...

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This has to be one of the worst bootlegs I have come encountered.
The sound is "muddy" and it is really not a pleasure to listen to this.
One star only because it's Madonna (i am sure of that at least) and this particular output is no reflection on her talent.
After some of the drivel delivered over the past years, I was hoping for some of the 90's material live in concert.
Alas, this will be at the back of the collection, never to be touched again.... :(

Siouxsie & Banshees - Best of (CD)

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Siouxsie & Banshees - Best of (CD)
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137

Siouxsie & The Banshees - Best

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a Great Thanx to Raru for being on time and also reasonably priced CD, that would otherwise not be found in stores. In typical fashion, this band does not disappoint. This collection does not include "This town aint big enough" and "passenger" but otherwise satisfying. For us die hard 80's Alternative fans, this is a must. Nice music not found on mainstream scenes.

Little Mix - LM5 (Booklet) (CD)

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Little Mix - LM5 (Booklet) (CD)
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54
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R 91
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Dont bother

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If you like glory days this is not for you

Ginny Owens - Love Be the Loudest (CD)

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Ginny Owens - Love Be the Loudest (CD)
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203

Excellent

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Nothing beats going to a live performance, this is the only reason for 4/5 star rating. A lovely cd with original songs. Truly inspiring!

Monsta X - Take.1 Are You There (CD)

Monsta X - Take.1 Are You There (CD)
Unreleased
Price
415

Monsta X album

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Great Album! Love the photo cards & -book! Neatly and safely packed, very impressed!

Subterranean Masquerade - Suspended Animation Dreams (CD)

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Subterranean Masquerade - Suspended Animation Dreams (CD)
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26

Surprised

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A brilliant recording from an unknown bank, get it !

Taylor Swift - Reputation: Volume 1 (CD)

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Taylor Swift - Reputation: Volume 1 (CD)
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518

Perfect

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This is the exact Target exclusive edition that you see in the videos on youtube. 100% worth the purchase!

Sisters of Mercy - Floodland (Vinyl)

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Sisters of Mercy - Floodland (Vinyl)
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335

Vinyl record

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After a bit of a delayed start, but with super friendly staff support, finally received my record in just over 6 weeks. Was sealed but inner sleeve was a bit damaged. Sound quality of vinyl is good, no scratches. Very happy with order.

Mercedes Sosa - Misa Criolla (CD)

Mercedes Sosa - Misa Criolla (CD)
Unreleased
Price
146

Excellent !!!

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A very good recording with great sensitivity.

Sometimes Ms Sosa's voice can be a bit dry - in this recording she is perfect

Strongly recommended

Phillip Phillips - Collateral (CD)

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Phillip Phillips - Collateral (CD)
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219

Phil Phil!

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Best one yet! I hope for the next one soon!

Phillip Phillips - World From The Side Of The Moon (CD)

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Phillip Phillips - World From The Side Of The Moon (CD)
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205

Phillip Phillip is the Best

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Phillip Phillips rocks! As usual...

Miriam Makeba - In Concert Pata Pata Makeba (CD)

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Miriam Makeba - In Concert Pata Pata Makeba (CD)
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284

Still Looking for this CD

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I am desperately looking for this CD Box, would be most delighted if I can get it, been looking for it for years

Hotep Idris Galeta - Malay Tone Poem (CD)

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Hotep Idris Galeta - Malay Tone Poem (CD)
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75

Brilliant Album

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This is a brilliantly produced album executed with German precision. Cape Town After Midnight takes me to places I have never been. This is a masterpiece, a true collector's item.

I highly recommend this album

Twisted Sister - The Best of the Atlantic Years (CD)

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Twisted Sister - The Best of the Atlantic Years (CD)
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117

Rating and Review of Twisted Sister - Best of Atlantic Years

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For a die hard fan of this band or 80's Rock, this is GREAT! None of the versions were tampered with and therefore sounds as good as it did back then. The bonus track was a real surprise. They made the song their own. All in all, a good rounded noisy rock album with the best of a great band.

Jonas Blue - Blue (CD)

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Jonas Blue - Blue (CD)
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60

Review Jonas Blue - Blue

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Fairly good album, which somehow gets repetitive in beat and sound. Overall not too bad. The most played songs on the radio are the best on the album.

Marina & the Diamonds - Froot (Limited Edtion) (CD)

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Marina & the Diamonds - Froot (Limited Edtion) (CD)
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114

Cardboard case

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Prefer normal crystal case for a CD.

Greta Van Fleet - Anthem of the Peaceful Army (Vinyl)

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Greta Van Fleet - Anthem of the Peaceful Army (Vinyl)
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335

Magnificent

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It's hard to imagine that this is a fairly new rock band (having only formed in 2012), and yet their guitar riffs take me back to a simpler time - camping trips, road trips and listening to 1970 and 80s rock on the road. I can't recommend this album more. I'd say this one and Wolfmother's 2005 album deserve to be in any Rock fans collection.

Aled Jones & Russell Watson - In Harmony (CD)

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Aled Jones & Russell Watson - In Harmony (CD)
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231

THE BEST CD EVER

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Both Aled Jones and Russel Watson are top solo artists and together as a duo they are excellent. Please, you two, make some more recordings!!!!

Slipknot - We Are Not Your Kind (CD)

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Slipknot - We Are Not Your Kind (CD)
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326

Solid

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Quick delivery, exactly as advertised, can't go wrong.

David Simmons - Love Tonight (CD)

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David Simmons - Love Tonight (CD)
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233

CD purchase

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Awesome service.The CD arrived in top class packaging.Your service deserves 6 stars. Its always pleasure doing business with you.

Bring Me the Horizon - That's the Spirit (CD)

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Bring Me the Horizon - That's the Spirit (CD)
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76

Classic

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A truly great album!

Conway Twitty - 20 Best of Must Have Hits (CD)

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Conway Twitty - 20 Best of Must Have Hits (CD)
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218

Nice compilation of album cuts and hits

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If you love original classic Country Music, this one is definately for you. Conway Twitty was a one-of-a-kind singer whose ability to wrench emotion ouf of simple lyrics places him among the best Country legends of all-time. He was more than just a country crooner, his renditions were intensely soulful which accounts for his 40 Billboard number one hits during his career. This compilation contains original recordings which already makes it pure Country gold (I hate re-recordings). A few of Conway's lesser available hits such as his excellent version of Don Gibson's I can't stop loving you (a number one hit), I'm not through loving you yet (a number three hit) and The Image of me (a number 5 hit) showcase Conway at his commercial best. The true gems are the more difficult to find album cuts that touches your heart repeatedly. His versions of Life turned her that way, Blue eyes crying in the rain and Dim Lights, Thick Smoke and Loud Loud Music are beautiful. His own compositions such as Just like a stranger and Dim lonely places remind us of how well he understood the Country lyrical tradition. My personal favourites are his version of George Jones' Tender years and his wonderful duet with Sam Moore, Rainy night in Georgia. George's 1961 hit, Tender years, remains one of George's most beautiful Country recordings. Conway keeps true to George's style and his sometimes croaking and mostly tender and emotive voice compliments the heartbreaking lyrics beautifully. Have you ever stood in the dark at a window, somewhere in South Africa with a glass of red wine in your hand and watched the rain pouring down? It feels as if you are transported to better times when life seemed not to be so complicated. I have experienced it, and in the background Conway Twitty and Sam Moore's version of Brook Benton and Tony Joe White's Rainy night in Georgia was playing in the CD-player. I wasn't in Georgia but it didn't matter because as they sing, "Lord, I believe it's raining all over the world", everything felt absolutely perfect and peaceful. It almost felt as if they were there with me in person, old souls sharing a moment of bliss. Their two totally different voices come together for a very special soulful duet that I will always count among my favourite duets. There are a few very good Conway Twitty Country collections (the original MCA releases) and reissues available (the Poker two albums on one CD), some very good, others not as good (because of re-recordings and not great remastering), but this one is good. I wish they would release Conway's early and mid 1970's albums on CD. There are some excellent songs and great performances of Conway that need to be heard again. Conway's Rock 'n Roll recordings are well represented on CD, they are wonderful, check them out.

Black Sabbath - Never Say Die! (Vinyl)

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Black Sabbath - Never Say Die! (Vinyl)
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Price
616

Disappointed

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This product is not as advertised. It is just the vinyl and does not include the bonus cd edition as advertised.

Raru Admin Note: We have updated the Product Details now. Thank you for letting is know.

Joe Malinga - Ithi Gqi (CD)

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Joe Malinga - Ithi Gqi (CD)
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538

Joe Malinga's

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Joe Malinga was born in Eswatini but his family moved to Ermelo in Mpumalanga when he was 6 months old. He finished studies back in Eswatini. He was then employed by the Swazi Times as a Journalist and got an opportunity to travel to the US on work/study tour.

While in the States he got a chance to visit various Jazz clubs and he decided not to return but travelled to Europe to study Jazz specialising in Flute and Sax. He recorded 4 albums while there and got to perform with the likes of Dudu Pukwana, Johnny Dyani, Chris Mcgregor and many exiled SA musicians. He now lectures music at the University of Venda in Limpopo
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