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Various - The 1983 National Finals Radio Show FLAC

Various - The 1983 National Finals Radio Show FLAC Performer: Various
Album: The 1983 National Finals Radio Show
Country: US
Released: 1984
Style: Funk, Boogie, Soul
Label: Budweiser Showdown, Starstream Communications Group, Inc.
Genre: Soul & Funk
Catalog #: BWR 531
Size FLAC: 1671 mb.
Size MP3: 1930 mb.
Rating: 4.8/5
Votes: 529
Record Source: Vinyl, LP Vinyl, LP, Single Sided All Media, Transcription, Stereo


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  • FeaturingRay Contreras, Finesse , Gregg Williams , Heaven , Marshall Titus
  • Featuring [Guest]Carl Carlton, L.J Reynolds, Sugahh
  • Hosted By [Starring]Larry Graham
  • ProducerStarstream Communications Group Inc.


  • Matrix / Runout (A-side label): BWR 531-A
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side label): BWR 531-B
  • Matrix / Runout (C-side label): BWR 531-C


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Starstream Record Co.

This is an EXTREMELY RARE live recording from the 1983/1984 Budweiser Showdown National Finals at the Palace Theater in Hollywood. This double LP set was produced in 1984 following the 2nd Budweiser Showdown National Finals.This 3 sided radio show highlights the 5 national finalists as they compete for the National Grand Prize. Recorded live with Host Larry Graham (ex Sly Stone, Graham Central Station, etc), it features an amazing performance by Graham on bass, and a stunning performance by 1982/83 winner Sugahh. Special guests: Carl Carlton, L.J Reynolds, and much more. Bands performing are Marshall Titus - WBMX Chicago, Gregg Williams - WHYZ - Greenville SC, Heaven - KMJQ Houston TX, Ray Contreras - WBLS New York, Finesss - KJLH Los Angeles. It's an excellent time showcase for some of the best Budweiser Showdown bands. 
A SUPER RARE Special Edition and only a couple of these were ever pressed on vinyl (according to Starstream Co!!!)
This is a highly collectable item, undoubtedly the rarest on the Budweiser Showdown series.