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Soul Jazz, which was the most popular jazz style of the 1960's, differs from bebop and hard bop (from which it originally developed) in that the emphasis is on the rhythmic groove. Although soloists follow the chords as in bop, the basslines (often played by an organist if not a string bassist) dance rather than stick strictly to a four-to-the bar walking pattern. The musicians build their accompaniment around the bassline and, although there are often strong melodies, it is the catchiness of the groove and the amount of heat generated by the soloists that determine whether the performance is successful.

Soul Jazz's roots trace back to pianist Horace Silver whose funky style infus ...
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BACK STREET BROTHER - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2012
Jive Ass Sleepers Shady funky Jazz with a 70s soundtrack feel. Laidback funk groove with jazzy guitar, percussion, piano, upright bass and orchestral string builds creating a slight feeling of tension. Great for tough, cool characters, undercover cops, spies, blaxploitation and urban settings. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
532384 2:04 Medium 110   


BACK IN THE BIG TIME - (by Bjorn Lynne)  Year: 2007
Bjorn Lynne Back in the Big Time: Breezy and suave. Horns, wah-wah guitar, hip-hop jazz drums and a groovy bass line to boot. Swing beat. Streetwise and very feel-good. Scat vocal on the chorus. Composer: Bjorn Lynne (PRS). Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
262804 4:51 Med Slow 99   


NEXT TO YOU - (by Robert Johnson)  Year: 1997
Robert Johnson Up tempo jazzy r&b groove with sax and scat vocals. Swinging fun, great rocking sweet song in the vibe of Al Jarreau. Hot Male Vocals hot and sweet, sexy, romantic comedy or new romance. Teasing, squeezing, feeling love is good, wants to hold his best gal pal. Urban club, wine bar, restaurant. Male Vocals, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
354878 6:36 Med Slow 100   


TAKE IT DOWN - (by ElevenTwelve)  Year: 2011
ElevenTwelve Funky, hip, and cool - this one's all about SWAGGER and ATTITUDE! With a powerful horn section, driving bass, and strong beat, this track goes from zero to funky in zero seconds! Think of crowded city streets turning to watch as the hipster struts along knowing he's the center of attention. Instrumental, Dramatic, Whimsical Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
488896 1:33 Medium 120   
30sec - RnB, Funk
488899 0:33 Medium 120   
15sec A - Jazz, Soul Jazz
488898 0:17 Medium 120   
15sec B - Jazz, Soul Jazz
488897 0:17 Medium 120   


STAY THE NIGHT - (by Jimmy Reid)  Year: 2001
Jimmy Reid soulful sax ballad with influences of Brian Mcknight and David Foster, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
274881 5:02 Medium 120   


MOTOWN SOUND 3:52 - (by The Music Bakery)  Year: 2008
The Music Bakery Up-Tempo: The soul of the mid 60s. Featuring all the classic Detroit drum riffs and horn licks. Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
280125 3:56 Medium 122   
60sec A - Jazz, Soul Jazz
280129 1:05 Medium 122   
60sec B - Jazz, Soul Jazz
280126 1:05 Medium 122   
15sec A - Jazz, Soul Jazz
280131 0:21 Medium 122   
15sec B - Jazz, Soul Jazz
280128 0:22 Med Slow 97   
30sec A - Jazz, Soul Jazz
280127 0:36 Medium 122   
30sec B - Jazz, Soul Jazz
280130 0:36 Medium 122   


NYC LOUNGE LIZARD - (by David B. McDonald)  Year: 2006
David B. McDonald Loungey, Good feeling groove W/Sax Gtr/Leads Vinyl scratches Funky,Smokey, somewhat sleazy, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz
240017 1:00 Medium 120   


EUCALYPT - (by Alexander Peck)  Year: 2008
Alexander Peck 60's style Jazz Funk at 117bpm. Fender rhodes piano (w/ solo) , B3 organ (w/solo), electric bass & drums. Like the Eucalyptus tree itself, this tune bares many unique twists and turns with a strongly rooted foundation. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
324978 4:46 Medium 117   
Variation - Jazz, Swing Ensembles
324993 5:23 Medium 122   


MANHATTAN - (by Steve Urwin)  Year: 2007
Steve Urwin A very henry mancini style of light romantic theme, violin, tinkly piano with very gentle rhythmic backing, acoustic bass prominence. delightful backing voices towards the end. Melody simple but memorable. A great swish TV theme. Sixties movie theme, great for mad men TV show, beautiful & romantic, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
271621 3:33 Med Slow 100   
60sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
360935 1:03 Med Slow 100   
30sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
360956 0:30 Med Slow 100   
15sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
360957 0:16 Med Slow 100   


FUNK IN THE TRUNK - (by Music For TV and Games)  Year: 2008
Music For TV and Games Cool up tempo funk. Bass, Rhodes, pads, synths and hip drum groove. | Usage: full piece composed to be looped or edited for Mobile Games, Flash Games & Advertising, Title Card and Gameplay. Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
286714 1:06 Medium 120   


OCEAN VIEW - (by E.L. Mahon)  Year: 2008
E.L. Mahon Sweet music with soprano sax lead and vocal scat, inspired while living in Hawaii in 1999. Light upbeat & elegant with a modern sense of being in a particular place. Ripples of inspiration enjoying Pacific Ocean views. Seaside inn, romance, elegance, happiness joy friendship. Snappy & flirtatious. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
326196 8:10 Very Fast 174   


JAZZY HAZE - (by Steve Urwin)  Year: 2008
Steve Urwin mellow vibe that cruises through the glow of the day.Soft top driving -cool bass line that moves it softy along,cocktail party music.Sophisticated smart suits and designer wear.A latin groove + creeps in to fatten the groove.bass player gets a little crazy. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
318385 3:36 Medium 120   
30sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
361199 0:30 Medium 120   
15sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
361200 0:17 Medium 120   
Loop - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
361201 0:11 Medium 120   
60sec - Jazz, Soul Jazz  
361198 1:00 Medium 120   


PIECES OF MINE - (by Hanjo Gabler)  Year: 2014
Hanjo Gabler Totally serene and relaxing, sinking in a pool of tranquil notes... Dreamy stillness and space. Reflective, chilled ultra lounge vibes. Perfect atmosphere and mood for a late night film scene. Fit for luxury retail products, bar /club / restauarant music, a nature program, or chill out Spa. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
635489 3:52 Medium 125   


GOODBYE (UNDER MOON) - (by Deep Sister)  Year: 2013
Deep Sister Check out this smokey track featuring a silky smooth female vocal. Minimal Jazz arrangement... but still remains very dynamic. Sensual urban vibes combine with the late night realizations that things took a wrong turn and it's time to make a change. The perfect track for adult based situations. Female Vocals, Jazz, Lounge Jazz Vocals
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Lounge Jazz Vocals
608046 3:21 Med Slow 95   
30sec (Instrumental) - Jazz, Soul Jazz
613196 0:31 Med Slow 95   
60sec (Instrumental Loop) - Jazz, Soul Jazz
613197 1:01 Med Slow 95   
Variation A (Instrumental) - Jazz, Lounge Jazz Vocals
608113 3:24 Med Slow 95   
Variation B (Under Score) - Jazz, Lounge Jazz Vocals
609669 3:24 Med Slow 95   


MAR DE LAS CALMAS - (by VenueConnection)  Year: 2008
VenueConnection You wouldn't believe this is a first take vocals and lyrics improvisation on jazzy backings, but it is. This superb jazz/soul track features an amazing horns and strings section and unmatchable male vocals by Karl Frierson. As soon as you listen to it you'll be flowing on the calming sea! Male Vocals, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
352021 3:38 Fast 150   


STAY AT HOME - (by VenueConnection)  Year: 2008
VenueConnection Jazzy Billie Holiday style vocals mixed with modern electronic & some Flamenco flavour! Sweet beats and a surprise end note. Elegant female chanteuse sings the lush melody and sweet lyrics about falling in love and enjoying romantic evenings at home. Sassy catwalk, Dolce & Gabbana, Escada, fashion. Female Vocals, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
351985 3:07 Medium 107   


LOUNGE LIZARD COSMIC COCKTAILS - (by MX47)  Year: 2010
MX47 Chill out music with a cool laidback lounge vibe. Relaxing and atmospheric featuring groovy sounds from Hollywood’s finest studio musicians. Designed for easy listening, upscale ambiance, modern Muzak, shopping malls, hotel lobbies, elevators, cocktail receptions and environmental atmospheres. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
388833 4:00 Med Slow 90   


BEAUTIFUL DREAM - (by Mark Allaway)  Year: 2006
Mark Allaway Beautiful jazz ballad featuring real alto saxophone. Relaxing and mellow this track would provide a great underscore for romantic orientated media. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
248053 2:38 Mixed 83   


NOT SO BLUE - (by Marston Smith)  Year: 2001
Marston Smith Seductive romantic dreamy and alluring. Elegant high fashion, Paris cafe, artsy SoHo, dramatic epic love song. Moody, nostalgic soundtrack. Charming delicate and cautious. Passionate, sentimental alluring sensual. New car commercial, diamonds, rich lifestyles. Movie, TV, Soap Opera, new romance, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
452984 4:41 Med Slow 98   


RELAX - (by Simon Stockhausen)  Year: 2000
Simon Stockhausen Passionate downtempo soul jazz track with Blues influences featuring a magnificent saxophone/sax ensemble, guitar, double bass, percussion and organ, very relaxed and easy. Perfect music for historic movies, 1920s, Film Noir and Gangster movies. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
330871 3:14 Slow 72   


A WHIRLWIND ROMANCE - (by Skip Peck)  Year: 2012
Skip Peck The melody spins in circles and the harmony and rhythm hold it all together featuring piano, vibes, guitar, bass and drums. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
673158 3:03 Med Slow 95   


R&B IN C - (by Richy Kicklighter)  Year: 1990
Richy Kicklighter moving inspirational r&b,snap your fingers, guitar instrumental soul jazz, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
296578 5:58 Very Fast 180   


BIG BERTHA - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2014
Jive Ass Sleepers Groovy Jazz with a loose and funky New Orleans style beat, punchy horns, slick piano and cool upright bass. Great for projects with attitude, swagger and soul. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
686316 3:45 Med Slow 96   


WALKING TALL - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2015
Jive Ass Sleepers Groovy, uplifting Soul Jazz with a carefree and retro feel. Features trumpet, sax, piano, upright bass and drums. Celebrating, socializing, having fun and enjoying life. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
731300 1:21 Med Fast 136   


SHEIKH AND SHIMMER - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2012
Jive Ass Sleepers Groovy 60s style Soul Jazz with an exotic, Eastern style melody. A lively, swinging track perfect for accompanying any sexy party or fun retro project. Influenced by Ramsey Lewis, Horace Silver and vintage Blue Note records. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
529415 3:40 Very Fast 204   


SOUL JAZZ - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2011
Jive Ass Sleepers Taking you back to a time when jazz artists became influenced by soul music in the 60s. Simple melodies and loose funky rhyhms featuring horn section, piano, bass and drums. Upbeat and positive, perfect for injecting some sophisticated soul into your project. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
474588 3:00 Medium 120   


JUST FOR YOU - (by Richy Kicklighter)  Year: 1995
Richy Kicklighter Remember me, cool groove r&b jazz funk , soulful with a touch of urban, guitar instrumental, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
296581 5:25 Med Slow 89   


EVERGLADES - (by Richy Kicklighter)  Year: 1998
Richy Kicklighter cool jazz..... blue soul jazz, groove, funk, guitar instrumental, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
312721 3:50 Med Slow 103   


STRANGELAND - (by Richy Kicklighter)  Year: 1998
Richy Kicklighter r&b jazz guitar instrumental with a blues feel or touch, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
312728 6:00 Med Slow 93   


IN THE DISTANCE - (by Richy Kicklighter)  Year: 1999
Richy Kicklighter in the pocket soul groove funk guitar instrumental, happy cool magical, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
312730 4:44 Med Slow 100   


HEY YOU - (by Richy Kicklighter)  Year: 1999
Richy Kicklighter new age jazz guitar instrumental , melodic , island groove, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
312739 5:36 Med Slow 80   


SHABADA SWING - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2013
Jive Ass Sleepers Fun, cool, groovy Jazz with a retro 60s feel. Catchy brass and organ hook with swinging drums, upright bass, electric piano and handclaps. For stylish trend setters, first class travelers, high end urban fashionistas and posh party goers. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
611929 2:20 Medium 113   


LAYING DOWN THE FUNK - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2013
Jive Ass Sleepers Vintage style soul-jazz with an irresistible funky groove. Fun, cool and hip 60s throwback with brass, flute, organ, piano, upright bass and drums perfect for your next sexy party. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
617233 3:03 Slow 77   


HOT WATER - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2009
Jive Ass Sleepers A gritty, retro, loopable, soul/funk groove similar in style to groups such as Soulive and Galactic. Features organ, synth bass, guitar and funky beat. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop - Jazz, Soul Jazz
344532 0:22 Very Fast 180   


HANGIN WITH HERB - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2009
Jive Ass Sleepers A funky jazz tune inspired by both Herbie Hancock and flautist Herbie Mann. Featuring Flute, Piano, Upright Bass and Drums. Perfect for any project in need of a retro soul-jazz groove. 114 bpm. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
352653 4:37 Medium 114   


CHIN UP CHARLIE BROWN - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2012
Jive Ass Sleepers Simple, upbeat Piano and Percussion influenced by Vince Guaraldi's Charlie Brown soundtrack. Great for comedy, cartoons, kids tv, commercials and video games. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
549561 1:47 Med Fast 140   


COOL TREND - (by John Judd)  Year: 2010
John Judd Smooth, contemporary, modern jazz in the cool style of George Benson or Norman Brown. Loaded with slick guitar, fender rhodes, a horn section, plenty of percussion, and a strong backbeat.... this track will give that cool cutting edge jazz feel to any production! Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
432372 3:44 Medium 105   


FUNK FACTOR - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2010
Jive Ass Sleepers A funky, upbeat groove with an infectious melody on Saxophone and Guitar. A great contemporary jazz track with a soulful, retro vibe. Also features electric piano, bass, drums and turntable scratching. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
423033 4:54 Med Slow 100   


THAT'S COOL - (by David Flavin/Roland Rudzitis)  Year: 2010
David Flavin/Roland Rudzitis Funky and soulful sax led track. Great theme song for show. Has a powerful, big driving sound! Hot aggressive impulsive, smokey & swinging. Swaggering, cool funk attitude. Sassy and playful pop. Flirtatious dramatic & a little campy. Boy meets Girl and things get wild & crazy. Gritty bar lounge, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
425512 2:37 Med Slow 100   


UNDER THE MOONLIGHT - (by E.L. Mahon)  Year: 2003
E.L. Mahon Soothing, mellow & rhythmic instrumental with soprano sax lead. Calming. Puts you in a groovy mood. Quiet Storm. Cool snappy fun & flirtatious. Cool beats orchestral elegance, chic sophisticated flowing and romantic. Bar lounge hip wine bar restaurant Muzak in-store, sweet commercial high fashion, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
324903 5:29 Med Slow 90   
Variation (Kalimba groove) - Jazz, Smooth Jazz
361189 0:23 Med Slow 90   
Full Track (minus SAX) - Jazz, Smooth Jazz
361190 5:24 Medium 120   
Variation (organ groove) - Jazz, Smooth Jazz
361191 0:11 Med Slow 90   


BIG HOUSE - (by Nick Nicolas)  Year: 2006
Nick Nicolas Cool, smooth, electro, jazzy instrumental, with a skipping beat accompanied by latin percussion. (mood music). Has a late-night city vibe that is atmospheric, dazzling & magical. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
269717 2:29 Medium 125   
60sec - Electronic, Neo-Lounge
264162 1:00 Medium 120   


SAND IN MY SHORTS - (by O-Face Productions)  Year: 2009
O-Face Productions Funk Jazz composition. Very moving and positive vibe. Free higher resolutions and formats are available upon request. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
378167 3:15 Med Slow 86   


HEP-CAT - (by Michael Corn)  Year: 2013
Michael Corn Instrumental up-tempo Swing Jazz with live drums, bass & guitar ala Wes Montgomery, Les Paul, Kenny Burrell. Not too busy or complex to interfere with voice-overs. Perfect for commercials or background TV use. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (Full mix) - Jazz, Soul Jazz
631439 0:53 Fast 160   
Variation - Jazz, Swing Ensembles
631433 0:53 Fast 160   
Stinger - Jazz, Swing Ensembles
631434 0:11 Fast 160   


NEVER BEEN CLOSER - (by Leon Ayers, Jr.)  Year: 2015
Leon Ayers, Jr. Smooth, chill track with lead synth and acoustic piano. A great soothing, radio friendly Jazzy R&B track to enhance your project. Instrumental, Jazz, Soul Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Soul Jazz
758318 3:23 Med Slow 80   


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