The Best Of The Box Tops: Soul Deep
by The Box Tops
Released: Oct 1996
Somewhere between gritty Memphis soul and sunshine pop exists the music of the Box Top. Bolstered by some top-notch songs from ace songwriter Dan Penn and the unusually gruff vocals of a teenaged Alex Chilton, the group hits pay dirt on "The Letter," "Cry Like A Baby" and "Soul Deep," all of which are found on this fine comp.