Percy Sledge - When A Man Loves A Woman mp3 album
When a Man Loves a Woman" is a song written by Calvin Lewis and Andrew Wright and first recorded by Percy Sledge in 1966 at Norala Sound Studio in Sheffield, Alabama. It made number one on both the Billboard Hot 100 and R&B singles charts. Singer and actress Bette Midler recorded the song 14 years later and had a Top 40 hit with her version in 1980.
When A Man Loves A Woman. Produced by Martin Greene & Quin Ivy. Album Sledge in South Africa. When A Man Loves A Woman Lyrics. When a man loves a woman Can't keep his mind on nothin' else He'd change the world for the good thing he's found If she is bad, he can't see it She can do no wrong Turn his back on his best friend if he put her down
Album: When A Man Loves A Woman (1966). Charted: 2 1. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. As Sledge tells it, one night while performing with The Esquires Combo, he was upset about a woman - a broken relationship - so upset that he couldn't concentrate on the music he was supposed to sing. He was so overcome with emotion as the group started their set in a Sheffield, Alabama club, that he turned to his bass player Calvin Lewis and organ player Andrew Wright and asked them if they could play a slow blues backing - any key, their choice - to which he could sing
Tracks A1 When a Man Loves a Woman 2:55 A2 My Adorable One 2:42 A3 Put a Little Lovin’ on Me 2:43 A4 Love Me All the Way 2:30 A5 When She Touches Me (Nothing Else Matters) 2:32 A6 You’re Pouring Water on a Drowning Man 2:22 B1 Thief. in the Night 2:27 B2 You Fooled Me 2:34 B3 Love Makes the World Go Round 2:40 B4 Success 3:00 B5 Love Me Like You Mean It 2:26. So, what about the rest of the LP? One knows that When a Man Loves a Woman is a hard act to follow, and the rare heights achieved by that particular tune is not attained elsewhere, here. Conversation for album: Percy Sledge – 1966 – When a Man Loves a Woman.
When a Man Loves a Woman" is a song recorded by Percy Sledge in 1966 near Muscle Shoals, Alabama in Sheffield. It was listed 54th in the List of Rolling Stone magazine's 500 greatest songs of all time. The sidemen for this recording included Spooner Oldham, organ; Marlin Greene, guitar; Albert "Junior" Lowe, bass and Roger Hawkins, drums. According to the When A Man Loves A Woman Songfacts, Sledge had worked on the song for months before cutting a "final" version.
Most instrumental covers of "When a Man Loves a Woman" play it pretty straight. Not the version by jazz saxophonist Harris, which opened his 1966 album The Tender Storm. He strips the song down to a handful of melodic fragments and a funky little riff or two, propelled by hard-bop pianist Cedar Walton, and reshuffles them into a six-minute jam. Harris's version marked the beginning of his engagement with soul music and of his experiments with the Varitone, an electronic effects unit that let him tweak the sound of his sax.
Interpret: Percy Sledge. Album titlle: When A Man Loves A Woman (CD, Japan). Year of publication 2013. Percy Sledge wrote and sang with spine-chilling intensity one of the greatest and most enduring soul ballads of all time, even though his name is nowhere to be found as the composer of When A Man Loves A Woman. Born November 25, 1941 in Leighton, Alabama, Percy was another secular convert. I started in church, like most all of us did, he says. Then I would sing in choir in church, growing up as a boy. Percy looked up to his cousin, soul singer Jimmy Hughes.
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|A||When A Man Loves A Woman||2:57|
|B1||My Special Prayer||3:00|
|B2||(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay||2:36|
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 4 003090 722605
- Rights Society: GEMA
- Label Code: LC 1421
|100·07·425||Percy Sledge||When A Man Loves A Woman (7", Single)||Bellaphon||100·07·425||Germany||1987|