Soul Deep is an essential compilation of The Box Tops'
best tracks. Hailing from 1960's Memphis, The Box Tops are best known
for the hits "The Letter", "Cry Like a Baby" and "Soul Deep", and are
considered a major blue-eyed Soul group of the period. They performed a
mixture of current Soul music songs by artists such as James & Bobby
Purify and Clifford Curry, Pop tunes such as "A Whiter Shade of Pale"
by Procol Harum, and songs written by their producers, Dan Penn, Spooner
Oldham, and Chips Moman. Their records are prime examples of the styles
made popular by Moman and Penn at American Sound Studio in Memphis.
Many of their lesser-known Top 40 hits, including "Neon Rainbow", "I Met
Her in Church", and "Sweet Cream Ladies, Forward March", are considered
Soul Deep is
available as a limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on
translucent yellow vinyl. The package includes an insert with liner
- 180 gram audiophile vinyl
- Insert with liner notes
- Hype sticker
- 18 hits, including “The Letter”, “Cry Like A Baby”, “Neon Rainbow” and “I Shall Be Released”
- Also includes “Choo Choo Train” as featured in Tarantino's “Once Upon A Time in Hollywood”
- In 2018, the Box Tops were inducted into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame
- Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on translucent yellow vinyl