Tower of Power is the third album release for the Oakland-based band, Tower of Power. This is their most successful album to date, which was released in May 1973. The album peaked at No. 15 on the Billboard Top LPs chart in 1973 and received a gold record award for sales in excess of 500,000
Power is a studio album by Tower of Power released in 1987 on the A&M Records-distributed Cypress Records label. It was released a year earlier with additional and/or different songs in Europe under the title . not to be confused with their 1993 album of the same name). This was the only album to feature vocalist Ellis Hall, a protégé of Ray Charles, who also plays keyboards and rhythm guitar. Hall was unique to TOP as he is thus far the only blind lead vocalist of the group
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TOWER OF POWER is a jazz related rnb funk music artist. Tower of Power (or TOP for short) is an American R&B-based horn section and band, originating in Oakland, California, that has been performing for over 43 years. They are best known for their funky soul sound highlighted by a powerful horn section. There have been several lead vocalists, the most famous being Lenny Williams, who fronted the band between early 1973 and late 1974, the period of their greatest commercial success.
About Tower of Power. Bay Area funksters who, after several well-received performances at San Francisco's Fillmore in the late 1960s, tore through the '70s with their intricate first-rate Funk. Their complex arrangements drew traces of Jazz, but the music was all Funk. Bottomed out by a baritone sax, horn soaked hits like "What is Hip" and "You're Still a Young Man" had many a rump shaking
The Tower of Power finally found their ideal lead singer on this album. Lenny Williams came aboard and gave them both the up-tempo belter and convincing balladeer they had previously lacked. They landed their biggest single hit, "So Very Hard to Go," and also had two other top tunes in "What Is Hip" and "This Time It's Real. The arrangements and production were also excellent, and the horn section was at its explosive best.
Altri album di Tower of Power. On the Soul Side of Town. Live: Snack Benefit Concert, San Francisco 1975. only publishes for promotional use and/or for press use images, as delivered and/or authorized by record labels, press offices, promotional agencies; only resorts to degraded images as part of its information feed.
Since 1970, although Tower's music has changed and evolved with time, their musical roots and early influences are always evident in their recordings. Blending of soul, funk, jazz, and rock like no other band, Tower of Power has created their own unique genre, not easily fitting into traditionally defined categories. SOUL SIDE OF TOWN 2018 - 14 Songs.
|1||–Whiskeytown||The Great Divide||3:32|
|3||–Joby's Opinion||Kaiser Manley||4:03|
|5||–Analogue||You Cannot Caress Me||8:14|
|6||–Dear Enemy||Almonds And Raisins||1:28|
|7||–Dear Enemy||Blue Glass Bottle||3:26|
|8||–$2 Pistols*||Nobody Like You||4:01|
|9||–Gold Sparkle Quartet||Bratislava Du Autobus||8:33|
|10||–William Christ Supercarr||Simple||3:31|
|11||–Bicentennial Quarters||Chex Mist||4:09|
|12||–Pine State||King Of Swagger||3:21|
|13||–Starry Wisdom Band||Planet Of The Me-hums||3:20|
|14||–The BeatlesS*||Antwuan And Earl, Freestylin'||3:48|