album The Ray Charles Singers - A Special Something... mp3 download

album The Ray Charles Singers - A Special Something... mp3 download

Genre: Jazz / Pop
Performer: The Ray Charles Singers
Album: A Special Something...
Country: US
Released: 1972
MP3 version ZIP size: 1278 mb
FLAC version ZIP size: 1973 mb
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The Ray Charles Singers. California Dreamin ‎(LP, Album, Quad). RS33 914. The Ray Charles Singers.

Complete your The Ray Charles Singers collection. RS 914 SD. RS 914 SD, RS 33-914.

The Ray Charles Singers were an ersatz conglomerate that held onto the last gasps of the mature middle-of-the-road fare that had all but dominated the pre-British Invasion pop charts. In fact, during the burgeoning days of Beatlemania, the Ray Charles Singers were able to take "Love Me With All Your Heart" from this long-player all the way to number three on the top singles survey - indeed, a lofty feat for any artist in April of 1964. The majority of the album's dozen entries were recent hits on the stage and silver screen

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Prior to the outing heard here, the Ray Charles Singers had backed actor Dick Van Dyke on the aptly-titled long-player Dick Van Dyke, Songs I Like (1964). Al-Di-La and Other Extra-Special Songs for Young Lovers (1964) was the follow-up to Something Special for Young Lovers (1964), which included Charles and company's signature side "Love Me With All Your Heart" that hit the upper echelons of the Pop chart during April of 1964. The album offers more of the same unimaginative, lightweight elevator/on-hold easy listening twaddle that Beatlemania and the rest of the rock & roll.

From "A Special Something" 1967. Peak at: (16 weeks) Little By Little And Bit By Bit (. essel-M. Grudeff) by The Ray Charles Singers. The Ray Charles Singers are also known for a series of 30 choral record albums produced in the 1950s and 1960s for the Essex, MGM, Decca and Command labels.

Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004) (professionally known as simply Ray Charles) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and composer. Among friends and fellow musicians he preferred being called "Brother Ray". He was often referred to as "The Genius". Charles started losing his vision at the age of 5, and by 7 he was blind. He pioneered the soul music genre during the 1950s by combining blues, rhythm and blues, and gospel styles into the music he recorded for Atlantic

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Music To Watch Girls By
Composed By – S. Ramin*
A2 Theme From "The Sand Pebbles" ("And We Were Lovers")
Composed By – J. Goldsmith*Lyrics By – L. Bricusse*
A3 Little By Little And Bit By Bit
Written-By – M. Grudeff*, R. Jessel*
A4 Sunrise, Sunset (From "Fiddler On The Roof")
Written-By – J. Bock*, S. Harnick*
A5 Bless Your Heart
Written-By – D. Enston*, H. Stride*
A6 A Big Beautiful Ball (From "Not With My Wife, You Don't")
Written-By – J. Williams*, J. Mercer*
B1 Step By Step
Written By – A. Kohan*Written-By – R. Stolz*
B2 California Dreamin'
Written-By – J. Phillips*
B3 Cabaret (From "Cabaret")
Composed By – J. Kander*Lyrics By – F. Ebb*
B4 Walking Happy (From "Walking Happy")
Written-By – S. Cahn-J. Van Heusen*
B5 Alfie (From "Alfie")
Written-By – B. Bacharach*, H. David*
B6 Birds Of A Feather (Yeh-Yeh-Yeh)
Composed By – J. R. KellyWritten By – A. KohanWritten-By – B. Angelos*


  • Art Direction [Art Director] – Daniel Pezza
  • Producer [Originated And Produced By] – Robert Byrne*, Loren Becker


Total Side Side I: 16:32
Total Side Side II: 15:57

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): 914SA-4SS
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): 914SB-4SS

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
RS 914 SD The Ray Charles Singers A Special Something... ‎(LP, Album) Command RS 914 SD US 1967
DQ 9000 The Ray Charles Singers California Dreamin ‎(LP, Album, Quad) ABC Command, Mediterraneo DQ 9000 Spain 1976
RS33 914 The Ray Charles Singers A Special Something . . . ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Command RS33 914 US Unknown
RS 914 SD, RS 33-914 The Ray Charles Singers A Special Something... ‎(LP, Album, RE) Command, ABC Records, Grand Award Record Co., Inc. RS 914 SD, RS 33-914 US 1972

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