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Luther - This Close To You mp3 album

  • Performer: Luther
  • Title: This Close To You
  • Genre: Funk
  • Country: US
  • Formats: AA ADX MMF WMA XM DTS MP3
  • Released: 1977
  • Style: Soul, Disco
  • MP3 album: 1778 mb
  • FLAC album: 1549 mb
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Luther - This Close To You mp3 album

This Close to You is the second studio album by American recording artist group Luther, released on March 23, 1977. It is the follow-up to the group's self-titled debut album Luther. Luther Vandross performs the lead vocals on the majority of the album, also as writer and producer. This Close to You was the group’s final album, and by 1980 Vandross signed a solo deal with Epic Records, leading to the release of his debut album Never Too Much in 1981.

Luther is the debut album by American recording artist group Luther, released in May 1976. The album features Luther Vandross and along with members Anthony Hinton, Diane Sumler, Theresa V. Reed, and Christine Wiltshire. It's Good for the Soul", "Funky Music (Is a Part of Me)" and "The 2nd Time Around" were released as singles, but the album failed to chart. Vandross bought back the rights to the album after the record label dropped the group, preventing its later re-release.

This Close to You is the second studio album by American recording artist group Luther, released on March 23, 1977. This Close to You was the group’s final album, and by 1980 Vandross signed a solo deal with Epic Records, leading to the release of his debut album Never Too Much in 1981

This album has an average beat per minute of 104 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 95/114 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. BPM Profile This Close to You. Album starts at BPM, ends at BPM (+0), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Luther Vandross. The Classic Christmas Album. It is the follow-up to the groups self-titled debut album Luther. Luther Vandross performs the lead vocals on majority of the album, also as writer and producer. This Close to You was the group’s final album, and by 1980 Vandross signed a solo deal with Epic Records, leading to the release of his debut album Never Too Much in 1981

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A1 This Is For Real
Bass – Wilbur BascombCongas – Pablo RosarioDrums – Rick MarottaElectric Piano – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*Guitar – Nile RodgersLead Vocals – Luther VandrossPiano – Fred GripperSoprano Saxophone – George Young Vibraphone [Vibes] – David A. Friedman*
4:08
A2 A Lover's Change
Bass – Wilbur BascombCongas – Pablo RosarioDrums – Rick MarottaElectric Piano – Fred GripperGuitar – Jeffrey Miranov*, Nile RodgersLead Vocals – Luther VandrossPiano – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*Vibraphone [Vibes] – David A. Friedman*
2:58
A3 Don't Take The Time
Bass – Wilbur BascombCongas – Pablo RosarioDrums – Rick MarottaElectric Piano – Fred GripperGuitar – Jeffrey Miranov*, Nile RodgersLead Vocals – Luther VandrossPiano – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*Soprano Saxophone – George Young Vibraphone [Vibes], Bells – David A. Friedman*
5:18
A4 Jealousy Is In Me
Bass – Wilbur BascombCongas, Percussion [Special] – Pablo RosarioDrums – Rick MarottaElectric Piano – Fred GripperGuitar – Jeffrey Miranov*, Nile RodgersLead Vocals – Anthony Hinton, Luther VandrossPercussion – David A. Friedman*Piano – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*
4:32
A5 I'm Not Satisfied
Bass – Wilbur BascombCongas – Pablo RosarioDrums – Rick MarottaElectric Piano – Fred GripperGuitar – Jeffrey Miranov*, Nile RodgersLead Vocals – Luther VandrossPiano – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*Vibraphone [Vibes], Bells – David A. Friedman*
4:32
B1 This Close To You
Bass – Wilbur BascombCongas – Michael PomierDrums – Dennis DavisGuitar – Cornell Dupree, Nile RodgersKeyboards – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*Lead Vocals – Luther VandrossVibraphone [Vibes], Bells – David A. Friedman*
3:30
B2 Don't Wanna Be A Fool
Bass – Will LeeCongas – Michael PomierDrums – Dennis DavisElectric Piano – Don GrolnickGuitar – Cornell Dupree, Nile RodgersLead Vocals – Luther VandrossPercussion – David A. Friedman*Piano – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*
3:18
B3 Come Back To Love
Bass – Wilbur BascombDrums – Dennis DavisGuitar – Cornell Dupree, Nile RodgersKeyboards – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*Lead Vocals – Anthony Hinton, G. Diane Sumler*Vibraphone [Vibes] – David A. Friedman*
5:08
B4 Follow My Love
Bass – Will LeeDrums – Dennis DavisElectric Piano – Don GrolnickGuitar – Cornell Dupree, Nile RodgersLead Vocals – Luther VandrossPiano – Nathaniel Edward Adderley*Vibraphone [Vibes] – David A. Friedman*
5:11

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – Presswell
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Cotillion Records
  • Copyright (c) – Cotillion Records
  • Published By – Elvee-Deekay Music, Inc.
  • Recorded At – Atlantic Studios
  • Remixed At – Atlantic Studios
  • Mastered At – Atlantic Studios

Credits

  • Arranged By – Paul Riser
  • Art Direction – Abie Sussman, Bob Defrin
  • Concertmaster – Gene Orloff
  • Conductor [Strings, Horns] – Alfred Brown
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Tom Heid
  • Engineer [Recording, Re-mix] – Gene Paul
  • Executive Producer – David Krevat/Ceilidh Productions, Inc.
  • Management – Ceilidh Productions, Inc, David Krevat
  • Mastered By – George Piros
  • Other [Costumes Designed By & Executed By] – Hutaff Lennon
  • Photography By – Steinbicker/Houghton
  • Producer – Luther Vandross
  • Written-By – Luther Vandross

Notes

Recorded & Re-mixed at Atlantic Recording Studios, New York
Mastered at Atlantic Recording Studios

- Included a printed inner sleeve with lyrics

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A Side label): ST-CTN-773831-PR
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side label): ST-CTN-77382-PR
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SD 9916 Luther This Close To You ‎(LP, Album, Pre) Cotillion SD 9916 US 1977
CS 9916 Luther This Close To You ‎(Cass, Album) Cotillion CS 9916 US 1977
SD 9916 Luther This Close To You ‎(LP, Album, MO) Cotillion SD 9916 US 1977
SD 9916 Luther This Close To You ‎(LP, Album, PRC) Cotillion SD 9916 US 1977




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