Independent label: Ichiban Records, Inc., founded in Atlanta, Georgia (USA) in 1985 by John Abbey. The company’s original aim and intention was to specialize in all forms of Black American Music – from Blues to Gospel, from Urban Contemporary to Jazz, from Rhythm and Blues to Rap. That goal has remained constant and today Ichiban represents many music genres; Urban, Soul, Rap, Alternative, Dance and Jazz. Ichiban has become a magnet for some of the finest producers, talent and business minds in the record industry by way of its distributed labels division. Currently, Ichiban is the exclusive distributor for nearly 35 labels. Distributed By PRT Records.

88 Clarence Carter  Strokin'  ICHIBAN 7 STROKE 1

St. Clair Pinckney Do You Like It (12") ICHIBAN
Slave Slide 88 (12") ICHIBAN
88 Lyn Roman I Want You ICHIBAN ICHS 703
88 Barbara Lynn You Make Me So Hot (12") ICHIBAN ICHT 704
89 Billy Paul We Could Have Been (12") ICHIBAN ICHT 705
89 Three Degrees A Tender Lie (12") ICHIBAN ICHT 706
89 Three Degrees Lock It Up (12") ICHIBAN ICHS 707
89 Three Degrees Lock It Up ICHIBAN ICHS 708
90 Chi-Lites There's A Change (12") ICHIBAN ICHT 709
90 Hop, Skip & Jump Movin & Groovin (12") ICHIBAN ICHT 710
90 Thomas & Taylor I Give You Me / You Can't Blame Love ICHIBAN ICHS 711
91  Ben E. King  What's Important To Me (12")  ICHIBAN ICHT 712