S & D Records Washington-DC

SD-20036 Chance Band – Chance Band Live (LP)

S.B. Moon Washington-DC

Al “Man” Muntzie and The Embracables – Die Happy / Die Happy (Instrumental) (1976)

Safice Records Washington-DC

Label based out of Washington, DC with eventual Atlantic distribution ties.
333 The Mystics – Just A Loser / You Got Everything
334 Eddie Floyd – Never Get Enough Of Your Love / Baby Bye
335 Betty & Roy – I’ll Be There / I Love You So
336 Eddie Floyd – I’ll Be Home For Christmas / Can This Be Christmas
337 Roy Arlington – Everybody Makes A Mistake Sometimes / That’s Good Enough
338 Eddie Floyd – Make Up Your Mind / No No No

Sandy Baltimore

512 Graham Bland – As She Was / Someday Soon

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Scacy Washington-DC

HY2200 Scacy and the Sound Service – Sunshine / pt.2 (1972)

Scorpion Records Silver Spring

DM-84507 The Fabulistics – Absence / Absence (Instrumental) (1975)

Secant Washington-DC

Secant released various styles of music including soul, rock and folk. Only the soul/funk is listed below.
SC-03Cal’s Tricks – Lightning Bolt / Time Bind
SC-04Cal’s Tricks – Who’s Gonna Take the Weight / Wayne’s Song (1976)
SC-06Juice Play Your Hand / Lady Beware (1977)

Senrab Washington-DC

SR001 Hot T.E.A. – April Showers / April Showers (Instrumental)

Sensational Records Washington-DC

85-2999 J.P.’s Force – Shake What You Got / Shake What You Got
86-4238 J.P.’s Force – I’ll Do Anything / Shake What You Got
1117 J.P.’s Force – (You Give Me So Much) Satisfaction / Instrumental (1989)

Sho-Time Records Washington-DC

M69 The Flames – Soul Slime / Broken Heart (with Diane Joyce)

Show U Records Washington-DC

OX461 Show – Heartbreaker (Part 1) / Heartbreaker (Part 2) (12”) (1989)

Shrine Washington-DC

Launched in November of 1963 by Raynoma Gordy and Eddie Singleton.
SR-100 Linda (Tate) & Vistas – Bad Apple / He Went Away (commemorates death of JFK that same month)
SR-101 Leroy Taylor & The Four Kays – Taking My Time / I’ll Understand (1964)
SR-102 Jimmy Armstrong – I’m About To Say Goodbye / Mystery
SR-103 Ray Pollard – No More Like Me / This Time
SR-104 Cautions – Watch Your Step / Isn’t It Right
SR-105 Jimmy Armstrong – I Believe I’ll Love On / It’s Gonna Take Love (Unreleased)
SR-106 Epsilons – Mad At The World / I’m So Devoted
SR-107 D.C. Blossoms – I Know About Her / Hey Boy (1966)
SR-108 J.D. Bryant – Walk On / I Won’t Be Coming Back
SR-109 Sidney Hall – The Weekend / I’m A Lover
SR-110 Shirley Edwards – It’s Your Love / Dream
SR-111 The Cairo’s – Stop Overlooking Me / Don’t Fight It
SR-112 Eddie Daye & The Four Bars – Guess Who Loves You / What Am I Gonna Do
SR-113 Bill Dennis – I’ll Never Let You Get Away / Poor Little Fool
SR-114 Les Chansonettes – Don’t Let Him Hurt You / Deeper
SR-115 Cautions – No Other Way / Poor Loser
SR-116 Prophets – If I Had (One Gold Piece) / Huh Baby
SR-117 The Counts – Peaches Baby / My Only Love
SR-118 Enjoyables – Shame / I’ll Take You Back (1966)
SR-119 The Cavaliers – Do What I Want / Tighten Up

Slyy's Cabbit, Inc. Washington-DC

12246 Ray “Slyy” Latney – It’s Your Day Sugar Ray / Someday (1980)

Smallwood Hyattsville

GFS 301 George Franklin Smallwood – Touching is My Thing / Overheard
4881 George Franklin Smallwood & Marshmellow Band – Hey Mama / I Love My Father
6027 George Franklin Smallwood – Mr. Sunshine / Mr. Sunshine (pt.2)
GS 02 George Franklin Smallwood – Lady Disco / The best Love of my Life
GFS 811 George Franklin Smallwood & Marshmellow Band – Just Four You (LP)
811 George Franklin Smallwood & Marshmellow Band – Hey Jude / Rollercoaster
U-24619M George Franklin Smallwood & Marshmellow Band – You know I Love You / You Know I Love You (Instrumental)

Snawtna Baltimore, MD

1001 Antwans – You Got That Right /Ain’t No Love

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Snow Storm Records Baltimore

107090 The Snow Sisters – I Ain’t Got No Bones To Pick / People Are About The Same

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Solid Soul Records, Inc. Washington-DC

SS-210 The Citations – Hey Mr. Love / Two For The Road
800 Wilson Sisters – I Don’t Need Nobody Else / ?

Solid Sound Washington-DC

3001 Jay Wiggins – You’re On My Mind / Tears Of A Lover
3001 Jay Wiggins – You’re On My Mind / No One
3002 Jay Wiggins – I Work So Hard / I Am The Man

SomDoc Records Washington-DC

DM 82064 Eyes of America – There’s Nothing Between Us (Vocal) / There’s Nothing Between Us (Instrumental) (12”) (1982)

Soul Boss Records Washington-DC

201 Nat Hall – I’m Lost Without You / Watch Yourself

Soul House Records Baltimore

1002 Bobby Starr and The Versatiles – Let Me Be Yours / pt. 2
3298 Ira Glover – He Called Me Baby / Let Them Talk (1971)
3352 Billy Anderson and the Apollos – Church / pt.2
3429 Ira Glover – Funky Woman / I’ll Be Loving You
3629 Jimmy Dotson – I’m Ridin’ For A Fall / Come On & Save Me

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Soultown Washington-DC

01812 Clyde Dickerson and Tommy Troy - Theres No Justice For The Young / Make Each Day A Happy Day

Soultrain Baltimore

Soultrain consisted primarily of white groups performing soul, doo-wop, & rock tunes.
008 And The Echoes – I’ve Always Wanted Someone Like You / Tell Me Anything But Give Me Love
009 Collection And The Civics – I’ll Be There / Come Back, Run Back
2079 The Admirals – I Can’t Turn You Lose / Wrong Love (1967) (one of their few soul tunes, the Admirals also performed rock & country)

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Sounds Of The Capital Washington-DC

RE 607 Rare Essence – Back Up Against The Wall / Back Up Against The Wall (Instrumental) (12”) (1983)
RE 617 Rare Essence – Back Up Against The Wall / Back Up Against The Wall (Instrumental) (1983)
RE 608 Rare Essence – Shoo-Be-Do-Wop (Long Version) / Shoo-Be-Do-Wop (Short Version) (12”) (1984)
RE 610 Rare Essence ‎– “Live At Celebrity Hall” / “Live At The Metro Club” (Live EP) (1987)

Sounds Reasonable INC. (SRI) Washington-DC

SRI was a studio label that recorded many styles of music. Below are soul & funk efforts.
NR6304 Aggression – Tag / Tag (Disco Version)
SRI 83319-77 Boo Hoo Band – Why Don’t You / Mud Shuffle
SRI 83319-78 Taack – The Fall / You’re Not The Person You Think You Are

SPD Washington-DC

3388 Special Delivery – Don’t Deny My Love / Straight From the Heart (1982)

Speed Records Maryland-other

PF 10 Phil Flowers & The Flower Shop – Phil Flowers & The Flower Shop (LP)

Spooky Washington-DC

SP10002 Five Miles High – Should’ve Been Satisfied / So Frustrated (Later Released on GRT/Chess) (1971)

Stanza Records Silver Spring

Though Ohio was the distribution center, the following recording was completed in Maryland for local artist Gary Hart. Gary can be found on both jazz and soul recordings throughout the DC/MD region.
001Gart Hart - Prophecy Pt. 1 / Pt. 2

Star Ship Records Baltimore

Recorded on an actual barge in Baltimore’s Bay
3510 Young Generators – Sad and Lonely World / pt.2
Young Generators – The City / What We Have
Young Generators – Stay In My Corner / Dance & Groove
1001 Nicky – You And Me And Summertime / Erotica Party (1982
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Starheart Records Baltimore

8016 Wade Brown – I Love Every Little Thing About You Babe / I Love Every Little Thing About You Babe (Instrumental)

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Starplex International Records Washington-DC

SP1001 Irvin Lee – I Need Your Lovin / I Need Your Lovin (Instrumental) (12”) (1984)
SP1002 Mick Jessup – Take It Easy When You Get Down / Take It Easy When You Get Down (Instrumental) (12”) (1984)

Start Records Washington-DC

638 The Four Jewels – Loaded With Goodies / Fire (1962)
638 The Four Jewels – Johnny Jealousy / Someone Special (1963)
639 Sherlock Holmes – What An Argument / Miss Fontaine (1963)
640 Kaye Keys Band – Struttin’ / Number Three (1963)
641 The Four Jewels – All That’s Good / I Love Me, Some You (1963)
642 Johnny Stewart – Misery Loves Company / C’mon And Monkey With Me (1963)
643 Jimmy “D” & The “D”-Lites – Dream World / Jeanie (1963)

STNR (2nd To None Records) Washington-DC

STNR 1000 Master Jam – Dancin’ All Night / Dancin’ All Night (Party Mix Instrumental) (12”) (1982)
STNR 2000 Master Jam – Freak With You (Long Vocal) / Freak With You (Instr.), Freak With You (Short Vocal) (1983)
STNR 3000 Snow – Every Time You’re Around / Every Time You’re Around (Inst.) (12”) (1983)
STNR 4000 Irvin Lee – Stranger / Stranger (Instrumental) (12”) (1983)

Stone Groove Washington-DC

Stone Groove was also known as Jastone Record Corporation
3090Janet Helms - Sad Sad Lover / I Love, I Love You Baby (1972)
LS 4351 Janet Helms - Ship On (LP)

Strata Sphere Records Washington-DC

001 Backlash – Soft & Easy / Rapids (1980)
1001 Backlash – Hang With the Gang / Instrumental (12”)
1001 Backlash – Backlash (EP) (1981)
002 Jimmy Bennett & The Family – Hold That Groove / In And Out Of Love

Sudden Sound Baltimore

2707 The Soul Machine – You’d Better Watch Your Fox / Hang On (Just a Little Bit Longer)

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Sugar Kane Records Baltimore

65X31L. Leonard - Nothing I Wouldn't Do For You Pt. 1 / Nothing I Wouldn't Do For You Pt. 2 (Instrumental)
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Superstar Attractions Washington-DC

The following band also has PA connections
SSA-1950 Sky's The Limited - Humping Hard / Humping Hard Pt. 2 (1973)
S.S.A. 2030Sky's the Limit - Problems Pt. 1 / Problems Pt. 2
SSA 40003Stone Age Association - My Love Is Coming Home / Please Come Home

Sure Hit Records Maryland-other

HG92987 Harold Gill – I’m Gonna Be Sweet To You / I Can Make You Party (12”)

Sure Hits Records Washington-DC

SH 4401 The Feminine Society – Give Me A Chance To Get Over You / Who’ll Be The Loser

Sweat Washington-DC

10-3-3870 Hot Cold Sweat – Sweat (LP)

Sylester Records Baltimore

S1000 Les Parson and Some Friends of Mine – (Do That Dog) Bow Wow Wow / You Don’t Know Nothing (About The City) (1979)
S1001 ?
S1002 Les Parson – Grandma / Vibrations
S1003 ?
S1004 ?
S1005 Some Friends of Mine (Featuring Guy Curtis) – Say Baltimore /Say Baltimore (1980)

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The Sound of Washington DC Washington-DC

DM 4596Natural Order – Jealousy / pt. 2 (1975)
DM 84596Natural Order – Jealousy / pt. 2 (12”) (1975)